Tag Archive: Free


Celebrate the Universe with a limited-time free beta of SkySafari

SkySafari App

This one’s for the giddy-little astronomer in all of us. Like a bunch of schoolkids, on Dec. 10 before the break of dawn, many of us will jauntily find our ways out and gazing at the open skies to watch the final total Lunar Eclipse to be seen for the next two years. But just in case 2:30 AM (EST) is too early for you to be waking up, a  [Read More…]

OnLive gaming launched for Android, free game included

Android Central

Popular cloud gaming service OnLive today launched its Android offering for smartphones and tablets, bringing a free game along with it in the form of Lego Batman. For anyone not familiar, this is no mobile offering — the cloud service offers up full console games to play in the cloud. Currently the Android app is available in the UK and US.

There are around 25 games at present that can  [Read More…]

Radio Shack offering free phones for the holidays, new selection each week

Radio Shack

If you’re in the market for a new smartphone on AT&T, Sprint, or Verizon, and aren’t afraid to sign a new contract you might want to check out Radio Shack before you spend your cash.  They’re running a holiday promotion where they give away free phones (including some Android handsets) with a new agreement, and the list of devices changes every week.  This week’s offerings (good until Dec. 10) include the HTC  [Read More…]

RadioShack offers free phones across Verizon, AT&T, and Sprint for a limited time

If you’re in the market for a new feature phone or smartphone from Verizon, AT&T, or Sprint, then you may want to check out your local RadioShack retail store.  From now until December 10th, RadioShack will be offering several phones from each carrier mentioned above completely for free with a two year agreement.  New customers or ones eligible for an upgrade are able to  [Read More…]

Free Friday Android game, Paper Zombie from Wildbit

Paper Zombie

Today the guys from Wildbit Studios released their popular iOS game Paper Zombie for free to the Android Market. We get dozens of these types of press releases every day, but I went ahead and downloaded Paper Zombie to my phone and found it was a lot more fun than I expected. The easiest way I can describe the game is sort of like Fruit Ninja, but with zombies.

Fernando Rada,  [Read More…]

UNO is now free in the Android Market

UNO

Gameloft has released a free version of its popular UNO app for Android, which is now available in the Android Market. For those of you who can’t remember your childhood, UNO is the extremely addictive card game that matches numbers and colors until the winner is left with a single winning card. UNO for Android supports multiplayer matchups via online pairing or locally through Wi-Fi or Bluetooth, and is compatable with all versions  [Read More…]

Zen Pinball THD now available in the Market for Tegra devices, and it’s free

Zen Pinball THD

If you’re using a phone or tablet with a Tegra chip inside it, you’ll want to check out Zen Pinball THD, which hit the Android Market today.  It’s a great game, using advanced physics for ball movement, has great tables included — Marvel’s Fantastic Four table is really, really, cool — and includes multiplayer mode.  All for free.  To top it off, it’s even OpenFeint-enabled for those who like a bit  [Read More…]

Box.net now offering 50GB free storage to LG users

Android Central

Putting the HTC/Dropbox collaboration in the shade, Box.net have formed a partnership with LG which offers users of LG mobile devices an astonishing 50GB of free storage. Best of all, it isn’t limited to new devices.

As you can see from the image, my trusty Optimus 2X qualified for the offer. To take advantage, head over to the Market and download the Box.net application for Android 2.1 and above (download  [Read More…]

tokidoki gives fashionable makeover to MetroPCS Huawei M835.

Inspired by Japanese style, tokidoki is known for clothing and accessories with bright style and bold design. That design has trickled into the Android world thanks to the MetroPCS Huawei M835 Sanctioned by tokidoki, a special edition phone co-created by the lifestyle brand.

The tokidoki edition Huawei M835 features two back covers that show eye-catching art to go along with the white front trim  [Read More…]

Indirect Verizon retailers free to order the … Galaxy Nexus

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Galaxy Nexus

Pardon us a minute while we read way too much into something. The screen you see here is what indirect Verizon retailers — as in not a corporate-branded store — now see to order their own Samsung Galaxy Nexus stock. And note that it says Samsung Galaxy Nexus, not Samsung Nexus Prime, which reappeared on a Best Buy flyer first posted in our Galaxy Nexus forums last  [Read More…]