Droid Daily 4/17/13: Caterpillar B15, Galaxy Note 2, Galaxy S4 and More

April 17, 2013 - Written By Alexander Maxham

WordPress for Android Goes Holo

The WordPress app for Android got a bit update and is now Holo and added quite a few new features. Here’s the full changelog from the Play Store:

What’s in this version:

It’s the big UI update!
* Action Bar added for easy access to common actions.
* Use the Menu Drawer to quickly navigate to other areas of the app. Just tap the arrow in the Action Bar or swipe to reveal the menu.
* Holo style used throughout the app.
There are new features, too!
* Use the ‘View Site’ feature to view and share content on your site.
* WordPress.com users can now view the web dashboard (wp-admin).
* The WordPress.com Reader now takes advantage of caching for faster loading.

9300mAh Battery for the Galaxy Note 2 for $40 – Deal


Zerolemon is offering their 9300mAh battery for the Galaxy Note 2 on Amazon for just $40. That’s nearly 3  times the amount of power as your stock battery. Your battery will last a week with this battery.

ASUS Fonepad Pops up on eBay


The newly announced ASUS Fonepad is now available on eBay for $360 with free shipping to almost anywhere in the world. That’s a great deal for this device. Since it’s a tablet and phone all in one.

US Cellular Galaxy S4 Pre-Orders Go Live


Today, US Cellular started doing pre-orders for their Galaxy S4 variant. The regional carrier is also offering a free S View Flip Cover when you pre-order your device. The pricing is $199 for 16GB.

Need a Tough Android phone?


Caterpiller Cat B15 is one of the toughest phones you might ever see. It’s now available for $349 out right. It is running stock Android 4.1 – Jelly Bean. Other than that the  specs are fairly mid-range.