Droid Daily 1/17/13: Everything Everywhere, Xperia Z, Facebook Messenger, and More


Press gets updated with background sync and more

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Today, popular new RSS reader app Press got updated with a few new features. Including background sync and quick-navigation and even more. You can grab it from the Play Store here.



Xperia Z Pops up on O2 Germany with LTE


The newly announced, Sony Xperia Z has popped up over on O2 in Germany, and has LTE support. So we should see it hitting Germany on O2 in February or March. Who's excited to pick this one up?


Galaxy Note 2 Coming in two new colors


The top selling, Samsung Galaxy Note 2 has just been announced to be coming in two new colors. These include Amber Brown and Ruby Wine. This has become usual for Samsung to announce new colors of a device a few months after launch.

HTC Butterfly Hits Stores in Russia



Today, the HTC Butterfly (a.k.a. Droid DNA and J Butterfly) began showing up in stores in Russia. It should be hitting the rest of Europe soon. Who's going to run out and grab this one?

Falcon Pro Updates to v1.6


Today, popular Twitter app Falcon Pro got another update, bringing it to version 1.6. It brings with it a brand new redesigned user profile and more.


Facebook Messenger gets Updated


Facebook Messenger also had an update today. The new update includes free voice calls, which we saw get enabled on the iOS version yesterday.

Everything Everywhere preparing to close 78 Stores by April



T-Mobile UK and Orange UK's joint venture, EE is planning on closing 78 stores in the next three months. But they are also planning to open a few more in undisclosed locations.

Want to see a Xperia Z assembled?

Watch the video above to see how a Sony Xperia Z was assembled in just 5 minutes.