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Score Real Soccer 2012 for free from the Android Market


Do you love watching soccer, I mean football? I’ve never been a huge fan, but I’ll always tune into the World Cup. Earlier today I said that Gameloft had not release an Android game in awhile, but I was quickly corrected when someone told me that Real Soccer 2012 just launched.

The game is available for free and Gameloft is supporting a wide variety of devices, including the new Galaxy Nexus. Real Soccer  [Read More…]

White HTC Sensation with ICS coming to Europe from Mar. 1

Android 4.0 OTA update for other Sensation phones “soon”

Ice white Sensation

According to a press release from HTC’s Dutch wing, the manufacturer is preparing to launch an “ice white” version of its Sensation smartphone from Mar. 1, with the latest version of Android in tow. The Dutch presser indicates that the new Sensation revision will ship with Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, and that the ICS update will be rolling out over-the-air  [Read More…]

Galaxy Nexus tips and tricks

Samsung Galaxy Nexus

So you got a shiny new Samsung Galaxy Nexus in your hands and you are left wondering exactly just what it can do, and how to do it. It’s the first device to launch with the newest Android operating platform, Ice Cream Sandwich, and while the core functionality is the same as older versions, a lot has changed, too. From the on-screen buttons to the new menu locations, there’s a good  [Read More…]

Some unofficial Steam Android apps removed from Market, likely for copyright/trademark violations

Some unofficial Steam Android apps removed from Market, likely for copyright/trademark violations

Valve didn’t release an official Steam app for Android devices until last week, so some folks have been relying on third-party apps to get their fix of checking the stores,  [Read More…]

Third-party Steam applications disappearing from the Android Market

Android Central

The official Steam for Android application hasn’t been with us all that long, but an air of controversy already surrounds its arrival. Almost all of the third-party Steam applications have disappeared from the Android Market.

If Valve happens to be involved in some way, the odd part is that the Steam API is publicly available for use. Seems a tad suspicious though.

If you’re using a third-party Steam application  [Read More…]

1Weather for Android from OneLouder [Android Quick App]


When it comes to weather applications on Android there is no shortage of options, and quite honestly that is a good thing. 1Weather by OneLouder is one of the latest weather applications to enter the Android market and it has done so with some serious style of its own. So what’s it all about?

1Weather provides you with ready access to a full suite of accurate, up-to-the-minute weather information, including animated maps and radar, daily weather alarms and  [Read More…]

HTC EVO smartphone line on sale from Sprint, starting at $9.99

HTC EVO smartphone line on sale from Sprint, starting at $ 9.99

The HTC EVO line of smartphones is not exactly the most popular right now, not running Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and coming with mid-range technical specifications. However, for a  [Read More…]

Android Market offers free tracks from Drake, Maroon 5 and Mary J. Blige for a limited time


Have you purchased any music from the Android Market yet? Google just offered up some free hit tracks from Drake, Maroon 5, and Mary J. Blige in order to promote their Google Music service. Just click the links below to be redirected to the Android Market and add the free music to your library (sorry, appears to be US only).

Drake “Take Care (feat. Rihanna)” – http://goo.gl/x1aGw Drake “Make Me Proud (feat.  [Read More…]

Droid RAZR now available in purple from Verizon Wireless

Motorola Droid RAZR

If you don’t fancy the Motorola Droid RAZR in white or black and have been holding out for it to arrive in purple, your wait is now over. The purple Droid RAZR that got announced alongside the Droid RAZR MAXX at CES 2012 is now available from Verizon Wireless. There is no difference in pricing for the device so; you’re looking at $ 200 with a new two-year agreement  [Read More…]

Verizon Galaxy Nexus Touchstone Mod [from the forums]


If you’re a dyed-in-the-wool modder, here’s a great weekend project — modifying your Verizon Galaxy Nexus to work with the HP Touchstone.  I’ll tell you right up front — this one isn’t for the faint-hearted.  It involves breaking the case open and voiding your warranty.  But AC member ohiomoto has a beautiful step-by-step to guide you through, and there’s no need for a soldering iron.  Things are always fine if you  [Read More…]