It looks like the Near Field Communications revolution is finally getting underway. After over a year of NFC chips being available in several different models of Android devices, major third-party developers are finally starting to incorporate the technology into their apps. Scanning tags is fun and all, but using NFC to share information in popular apps between devices is where NFC really shines. An update to the Foursquare app allows you to [Read More...]
FlatOut 3: Chaos & Destruction is demolition racing at its extreme. The PC series has previously been available through Steam, but now the developer Team6 is bringing their latest creation to the Android Market. Company CEO Ronnie Nelis recently revealed that FlatOut 3′s popular Stuntman mode would be turned into a full-blown game for Android devices.
The concept of the game is simple. Gameplay includes the player driving their vehicles into [Read More...]
U.S. Cellular has just announced the first two devices to run on its 4G LTE network launching in select markets next month – the Samsung Galaxy [Read More...]
We’ve known this was coming for some time now, but US Cellular has finally laid out specific details on their 4G LTE launch. You’ll be able to kick the tires and light the fires and of course also satisfy your need for speed in March. That is of course assuming that you are in one of the select cities in Iowa, Maine, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Texas and/or Wisconsin that [Read More...]
Looks like AT&T is wasting no time bringing its version of the Samsung Galaxy Note to market. If the latest rumors from BGR are to be believed, the carrier plans to launch Samsung’s 5.3-inch phone/tablet hybrid on Feb. 18 for $ 299.99 on-contract.
The blog also reports that two new, unannounced devices will be making their debut the very same day — the Samsung Rugby Smart and the AT&T Fusion. The [Read More...]
LG’s current flagship device has made quite a name for itself over the past several months. The Optimus LTE, according to LG, has been sold over a million times in the markets [Read More...]
Verizon Wireless posted its Q4 2011 results today, revealing that the company had a strong quarter in terms of mobile device sales. The wireless company announced that it sold 7.7 million smartphones last quarter, 2.3 million [Read More...]
Google has just released their 4th Quarter 2011 earnings report, missing Wall Street targets on total net revenue. Google came in at a non-GAAP net revenue total of $ 8.13B, short of the $ 8.40B projections from Wall Street. This move sent Google’s after-trading stock price down a whopping 10%.
There is some good news coming out of Google’s earnings call, however, as Google announced several new statistics that suggest improvements [Read More...]
A few days ago, an update was released to the HTC EVO 3D on Sprint and it removed two apps — namely HTC IQAgent and IQRD, [Read More...]
Only a week after SONY unveiled the Xperia Ion and Xperia S at CES, a leaked image has hit the web which lists twelve Android powered smartphones from Sony which are expected to hit the market between March and Setpember. Full specifications for all twelve phones are not currently available, but we do have price points and launch months for each device.
The list kicks off withthe Sony Xperia S, which [Read More...]