Your Google Wallet funds are now FDIC-insured

Apr 20th - Google's doing everything in their power to make sure you won't ever be burned for doing business with them. The latest move for Google Wallet is to store funds in banks that are FDIC-insured.

OnePlus confirms that you’ll initially need an invite to buy the OnePlus 2

Apr 20th - We'd hoped OnePlus would have grown enough to do away with the invite system for the OnePlus 2, but it looks like we're in for more of the same old song and dance. The company has confirmed that the OnePlus 2 will require an invitation to buy at launch.

OnePlus One is now permanently available to buy without an invite

Apr 20th - OnePlus issued an open invitation for anyone who cared to be on the lookout for a big announcement today. OnePlus 2? Hopeful, but those hopes were dashed if the contents of this blog post is all we're to expect today: the OnePlus One is now available for anyone to buy without an invite.

Sony has officially unveiled the Xperia Z4: Snapdragon 810, 5.2-inch 1080p display and 20.7MP camera

Apr 20th - We've been wondering how long it would take for Sony to officially unwrap their flagship for 2015, but the company did so this morning as they announced the Sony Xperia Z4 in their home territory of Japan.

Android Wallpaper: Get in Line

Apr 18th - This week our wallpaper is all about lines. Straight lines, diagonal lines, lines that cross, lines that take sharp angles, colorful lines, and more.

OnePlus schedules event for 4/20, OnePlus Two incoming?

Apr 17th - OnePlus is gearing up to announce something this Monday, April 20th. We're not sure exactly what it could be (OnePlus Two?), but let's hope whatever it is, we wont need an invite to purchase.

Sony Xperia Z4 appears in new renders taken from the Sony Pictures hack, new details rumored

Apr 17th - Here's a look at some additional Sony Xperia Z4 renders taken from the Sony Pictures hack. With rumors of an all metal body, it's possible the phone could look more like this than previous leaks.

T-Mobile is adding extra data to their affordable Walmart Family Mobile plans

Apr 17th - T-Mobile announced today that they'll be giving their postpaid plans at Walmart a 500MB bump in data, bringing that $30 plan up to 1GB of high-speed 4G LTE data, and 3GB for the $40 plan. Not a bad deal at all.

Samsung Galaxy S6 vs iPhone 6 [VIDEO]

Apr 17th - We know why you're here. You've no doubt heard the claims that the iPhone 6 is the best smartphone in the market. Now that the Samsung Galaxy S6 has finally launched, you're curious to see how the 2 heavy weights match up. Wonder no more in our Galaxy S6 vs iPhone 6 face-off.

Android 5.1.1 references start showing up on Google’s site

Apr 17th - Android 5.1.1 is showing up on Google's Android developers site. The goods exist on the page concerning audio latency, where Google lists the Nexus 7 and Nexus 9 as having "Android 5.1.1" as their latest builds.

18000mAh battery pack for an insanely low $30 at AndroidArea.com

Apr 17th - 18,000mAh of stored power, 2 devices charged simultaneously, and $80 cheaper than you can expect to pay elsewhere — the lightweight and compact Power Vault USB-enabled backup battery pack is available now from AndroidArea.com for 72% off. The Power Vault is perfect in a pinch when an outlet is far away; it can charge even […]

Little Worlds watch face makes clever use of the Moto 360’s flat tire bezel

Apr 17th - Instead of rejecting the Moto 360's "flat tire" bezel a bastardized step child, why not put it to some interesting use? This "Minimal and Elegant" watch face by Studio eXtreme does just that with its cool Little Worlds feature.

When fanboyism goes too far: Android vs iOS argument results in two friends stabbing each other

Apr 17th - In what appears to be the resultant of drunken stupor on both sides, an Android user and his iOS faithful buddy began a conversation about which platform was better. Only, what started out as a conversation ended up in bloodshed.

Adobe promises better Creative Cloud support for Android is coming this summer

Apr 17th - There comes a day in every company's life where they just have to bite the bullet and admit they haven't put their best foot forward. For Adobe, that day is today. Read about the company's commitment to get their Android caught up to iOS counterparts.

Google Search will now show a download link for indexed apps that aren’t on your phone

Apr 17th - Google's improving their app indexing feature with a new tweak to Google Search results that will now let you know if a search result is indexed in an Android app, and will prompt you to download that app if it isn't already on your phone.