Recent in Month: April 2012

New Galaxy S3 leak suggests 4.8-inch display for Samsung’s next flagship

Apr 30th - Yet another image purported to be of the Samsung Galaxy S3 has surfaced. It appears to be the same handset spied last week, which in turn seems to take a page out of the Galaxy Nexus’ book, design-wise. We can’t make out all the same details as in the earlier leak; a glowing home button ...

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LG launching Cloud service May 1st, Android app incoming

Apr 30th - LG is the latest mobile entity to announce their own cloud storage offering, which will allow users to stream content to a smartphone, PC, or TV set. The cleverly named LG Cloud will launch in beta on May 1st and gets its own Android app that will automatically sync content from a user’s smartphone for ...

Developers, what is your biggest complaint against Google?

Apr 29th - I love developing apps for Android. All the tech bloggers can say whatever they want, I’ve found it much easier to create an app for Android than I did during my brief tenure learning iOS development. However, nothing is perfect in life, and for the past few weeks I’ve been having a major complaint against ...

ICS update now available for the Samsung I9100G

Apr 29th - Being the least popular amongst all the siblings can be unpleasant, to say the least. Take the Samsung I9100G for example, the other international Galaxy S2 variant. Already disappointed to get an OMAP processor instead of an Exynos, it never got the ICS update it so wanted when the roll-out for the original S2 began. ...

GameStop to begin trade-in program for Android tablets and smartphones?

Apr 29th - According to Gadget Experts, you could soon be able to trade-in your old Android devices at your nearest GameStop. Not much is known about the program, which currently seems to include only the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1, Nexus S and Infuse 4G, but the site says it should start some time this summer, rolling out ...

Acer releases app to assist A500/A501 tablet users update to ICS

Apr 29th - If you are a Acer Iconia Tab A500 or A501 user, you might want to download/update this app. As the rep from the manufacturer explains in the video below, the app will notify you when the Ice Cream Sandwich upgrade is available for you. [via PocketNow]

Twitter receives a small update for people around the world

Apr 28th - Twitter has become one of the most important social networks in the world. All the big news usually hit our Twitter streams much faster than TV reporters can get to us. So if you have your Twitter account set to Dutch, Finnish or Hungarian, you will be happy to know that Twitter’s most recent app ...

Annoyed by those pesky new Facebook icons? Here is how to get rid of them

Apr 28th - The latest Facebook app update may not exactly be that re-design we have all be waiting for, but it definitely has some new stuff. Apparently, the guys over at Facebook HQ thought it would be great to give us two new icons that work along with the main application – Messenger and Camera. And we ...

Apple and Samsung meeting date set for May 21st and 22nd

Apr 28th - The war between Samsung and Apple has been fierce for the past few years. Lawsuit after lawsuit, along with product ban attempts from both sides, it looks as though these disputes are endless. At least that was the general idea until we found out Judge Lucy Koh ordered a meeting between the two parties, which ...

Apex Launcher Pro hits Google Play

Apr 28th - Rock Apex Launcher on your ICS phone? Then you might want to head over to Google Play and spend 4 of your hard-earned dollars on it. Or not, no pressure. Anyway, what do you get for your $4? Glad you asked: Multiple configurable drawer tabs Unread count notifications Dock swipe gestures Two finger gestures More ...

HTC Evo 4G LTE coming on May 18?

Apr 28th - Earlier this morning, Good & Evo posted that a “reliable source with a proven track record” tipped them that the HTC EVO 4G LTE will be releasing on the 18th of May. They also managed to get their hands on a couple of images of publicity material that should be making it’s way to Sprint ...

Meet Aisha. Micromax’s Siri for the Gingerbread powered A50 Ninja

Apr 28th - Ever since the Siri announcement during the unveiling of the iPhone 4S last year, there have been a slew of voice-based assistant apps for Android. And though I am yet to find one that performs as well as it claims to, there’s no denying the marketing potential of them. This makes the focus on Aisha ...

Big fan of The Avengers? Get this Iron Man app NOW!

Apr 28th - If you’re a a fan of a certain Tony Stark, Loud Crow Interactive have a neat little way for you to spend about 15 minutes of your day. Their latest app (which had released a few weeks ago but came to my attention only now via AppBrain) tells the story of the various Iron Man ...

Eat a lot at TGI Friday’s? Now you can pay with your Android phone

Apr 28th - Fast-food chain TGI Friday’s has come out with an Android app that not only allows you to do the basic stuff (such as find a TGI Friday in the first place, display the menu and also share promotions), but also allows you to open a tab and pay straight from your phone. They also say ...

YouTube’s Google TV app updated, playback said to be more “smooooooooth”

Apr 28th - YouTube’s Google TV app just got a whole lot better, adding a few neat features from the desktop site. Users will now find recommendations within the “My YouTube” tab, an improved search (which allows you to quickly find the channel you’re looking for), smooooooooth playback*, and the ability to Plus 1 videos. *This is how ...