Samsung Galaxy Alpha leak shows smaller 4.7-inch display, aluminum frame

Jul 23rd - Leaked images of the Samsung Galaxy Alpha show much smaller 4.7-inch form factor, aluminum frame, and allegedly does away with micro SD card slot. Could be the perfect iPhone 6 challenger.

Watch Conan O’brien poke fun at the iPhone 6, says what Android users have been screaming for years [VIDEO]

Jul 23rd - Oh, Conan.... When he's right, he's right. Add this to the many reasons why we aren't excited about rumors of an upcoming iPhone 6. Hit the link for the full video.

Google acquires drawElements to help them tackle Android fragmentation

Jul 23rd - Another Google acquisition, this time one that could help tackle Android's infamous "fragmentation problem."

Best Android apps for guitar players

Jul 23rd - Do you dream of becoming a rock star, plying your virtuosic guitar skills into fame and fortune? Before that happens you need some practice, and luckily there is no shortage of Android apps that can help. From getting tuned up and in time to shredding through scales, here are the apps that should be in every guitar players toolkit, from pro to hobbyist.

You can now buy LG G Pad 10.1 in the US via Best Buy

Jul 23rd - Tablet shoppers who wouldn't mind toting LG's latest 10-inch offering might want to plan a trip to Best Buy. The LG G Pad 10.1 is now available from the big box retailer in 16GB flavoring for as little as $250.

Modern Combat 5: Blackout now (officially) available for Android

Jul 23rd - It's the kind of mobile game everyone asked for (one without in-app purchases), and if you're willing to pay $7, you can now download Gameloft's Modern Combat 5: Blackout on Google Play.

‘Timberman’ is the next super addictive 8-bit Android game [VIDEO]

Jul 23rd - Indie developers especially love to use 8-bit design, and we have to say we love it too. Timberman is the latest game to capture us with retro graphics, and keep us playing with insanely fun gameplay.

Foursquare shows off all new logo, completely redesigned app

Jul 23rd - As Foursquare finds its new identity with a more personalized local search, we're getting a sneak peek at the new logo and completely redesigned mobile app.

Verizon announces the HTC One Remix, releases July 24th

Jul 23rd - You've seen the phone featured here before. That's because it's just an HTC One Mini 2 with a new name. We're not surprised Verizon felt the need to get this phone out with their own name.

Terraria drops to its cheapest price yet on Google Play

Jul 23rd - Terraria is one of my favorite independent games. Many people describe it as a 2D minecraft, and they might not be far off the mark. But don't let that fool you into thinking this is a shameless ripoff devoid of quality, and said quality can now be had for just $2.

You can now unlock your Moto X using “digital tattoos” [VIDEO]

Jul 23rd - Ever wanted to unlock your smartphone by pressing it up against your body? Me neither, but Motorola felt the need to introduce new "digital tattoos" that stick to your skin and can unlock your Moto X via a simple tap.

Fleksy Keyboard 3.0 update brings new look, a store with premium themes, and 17 new languages

Jul 23rd - Fleksy is quickly making waves in the Android world as one of the best keyboards you can download for your phone (and eventually your smartwatch). Today's update pushes them another big step forward.

Phandroid News app update brings layout tweaks, performance enhancements and more

Jul 23rd - If you enjoy using our Android app to stay abreast of all the latest Android news you'll want to pay attention to this particular story: the Phandroid app has gotten an upgrade!

Amazon Fire Phone now shipping, arrives on doorsteps this Thursday July 24th

Jul 22nd - Right on schedule, the Amazon Fire Phone is now shipping. The phone will begin hitting doorsteps this Thursday, July 24th. Anyone get word theirs will be arriving sooner than that?

Google Play Store 4.9.13 begins its roll out, features fresh new Material-ish design

Jul 22nd - A huge update to the Google Play Store is now rolling out for Android devices. For those that can't wait, download link provided below. Mmmmmm.. Material.