Droid Daily 11/28/12: Samsung Galaxy Axiom, Everything Everywhere UK, Chrome and More


Sharp Aquos Phone Zeta SH-02E shipping in Japan

The new IGZO-powered Sharp Aquos Phone Zeta is set to start shipping in Japan on November 29th. It'll be available on NTT DoCoMo which started pre-orders for the device a few days ago.


Samsung Galaxy Axiom Announced for US Cellular

The new Samsung Galaxy Axiom is headed to US Cellular. It'll be a 4G LTE device with a 4-inch TFT display. It's to bad we already did our Top 10 Worst phones for 2012, or this device would be on it most likely.

Everything Everywhere increases Data Limits by ~60%


The UK's first 4G network is run by EE (Everything Everywhere) today announced that they are increasing the size of some of it's mobile broadband tariffs by about 60 percent. but the pricing will remain the same. This is good news for these high speeds on LTE you'll be getting soon.

Chrome for Android gets updated

Today the popular browser, Chrome, got updated for Android. It features this for changes:


This version update includes a number of stability fixes and performance improvements.

Survey: 36% would quit drinking coffee before giving up their smartphone, Canadians that is

Well not to surprising. Now that smartphones have become so popular, many people can't live without them. I know I'm one of them. So are you surprised by this survey done in Canada?


Amazon Appstore gets Updated too

Today the Amazon Appstore got updated to fix that crazy battery drain bug many of you have been facing. It is also sporting an updated UI. It actually looks pretty good.

Apple looking to drop Samsung's Chips next year

Well things between Samsung and Apple are getting even more sour. Apple is reported to be dropping Samsung as their chip supplier next year. Maybe Apple should just make their own chips?


QuickBooks Mobile hits Android on the Tablet space


QuickBooks Mobile has finally hit Android tablets. It's now been optimized to work on great tablets such as the Nexus 7 and Nexus 10. Give it a try.

Rhapsody for Android gets Updated


The new Rhapsody update brings some bug fixes as usual, but also brings SongMatch as detailed by Rhapsody's press release today.

Rdio for Android also gets an update

Today there were quite a few app updates. Including Rdio. The update brings us:

  • Remote Control. Control the web version of Rdio from a mobile device, and vice versa.
  • Unified Player. Sync your Queue and what you're currently listening to across the web and mobile versions of Rdio. Play a song on your laptop, pause it, and pick up where you left off on your phone or tablet.
  • New Design. A clean, white interface and sliding side navigation that's accessible throughout the app.

Pick it up on Google Play