Sponsored: App Review – Monster Home

Sponsored: App Review – Monster Home

App Name Monster Home Description Monster Home, as the game title suggests, is a game where you help monsters find their way home. Each of the four monster types have their very own den in which they call ‘home’.  Monsters aren’t the brightest crayons in the box, it’s up to you to help them into […]

Featured: Sprint’s Touch Wallet shows up, looks like Google Wallet

Featured: Sprint’s Touch Wallet shows up, looks like Google Wallet

We heard last week that Sprint was in the process of developing their own mobile, NFC-based, payment system. Android Central has exclusively obtained a few slides from an upcoming presentation, revealing to the world that the rumors were true. According to the screenshots, we can see Target, Best Buy, McDonad’s, Macy’s, Barnes & Nobel, Starbucks, […]

Featured: Google has a Patent for Smart Actions like technology

Featured: Google has a Patent for Smart Actions like technology

Do you remember Smart Actions for the Motorola RAZR? It’s similar to Tasker, a popular Android application, allowing you to automate tasks on your phone, based on defined rules, settings, and even location. Motorola boasted that their Smart Actions have the potential to increase your battery life up to 30%. Google has been extremely quite […]

Featured: Verizon’s Samsung Galaxy S3 to go Global via Software Update

Featured: Verizon’s Samsung Galaxy S3 to go Global via Software Update

If you’re on Verizon Wireless and planned on getting the most anticipated Android phone of 2012, the Samsung Galaxy S3, things just got a little sweeter. Recently, Verizon announced that the RAZR, RAZR MAXX, DROID 4, and the Rezound would be updated with global romaing capabilities in the near future. Verizon has now confirmed that the […]

Featured: Verizon’s XOOM 4G LTE Android 4.0.4 Manual Download Instructions

Featured: Verizon’s XOOM 4G LTE Android 4.0.4 Manual Download Instructions

Today is the day you’ve all been waiting for Xoom 4G LTE owners. It’s been a long time coming, especially for the original Android tablet that came with Honeycomb. After countless rumors and delays,Verizon has slowly began rolling out Android Ice Cream Sandwich 4.0.4 to your tablet. You’ve been waiting for this update for nearly […]

Featured: Judge crushes Oracle’s API copyright claims against Google

Featured: Judge crushes Oracle’s API copyright claims against Google

During the second phase of the trial between Oracle and Google over infringement of the SSO (structure, sequence and organization) of 37 Java APIs, the jury was asked to assume that the SSO was in fact copyrightable. They jurors found that Google had infringed, but remained deadlocked on the question of whether Google was protected under fair use of […]

Featured: MIUI Launcher for ICS; Introducing MiHOME

Featured: MIUI Launcher for ICS; Introducing MiHOME

After Android 4.0, Ice Cream Sandwich was launched last fall, many MIUI fans left the gorgeous MIUI ROM for a more vanilla Android feel. Besides the new Holo theme being very cut and clean, MIUI just wasn’t stable enough to be used as a daily driver for many MIUI veterans, including myself. Xiaomi hopes to […]

Featured: Android Jellybean 4.1 to debut on “Nexus 7″ tablet

Featured: Android Jellybean 4.1 to debut on “Nexus 7″ tablet

According to Rightware’s Power Board benchmark site, a new ASUS device named Nexus 7 running Android build JRN51B has been outed. The long rumored $199, 7 inch Nexus tablet running the next version of Android has finally been made known to the world. The ASUS manufactured tablet features a 7-inch display with 1280×768 resolution and uses […]

Featured: AT&T HTC One X Bootloader Unlocked with Canadian Trickery

Featured: AT&T HTC One X Bootloader Unlocked with Canadian Trickery

The chances of getting an unlocked bootloader on the AT&T version of the HTC One X looked pretty grim a few weeks ago when HTC hinted that AT&T was the reason for keeping the bootloader of this phone locked down. Many AT&T Android enthusiasts were in an uproar and frantically trying to find a way […]

Featured: Verizon Galaxy Nexus 4.0.4 OTA Available from Google (Again)

Featured: Verizon Galaxy Nexus 4.0.4 OTA Available from Google (Again)

Keep your fingers crossed Verizon Galaxy Nexus owners, with some luck you’ll be getting your 4.0.4 over-the-air update sooner than later. Moments ago the official OTA update appeared on Google’s servers. This is nothing new, the same OTA update file appeared on Google’s servers a few weeks ago and was promptly removed after numerous people […]