Jan 3rd, 2013

The Android Overload is where we stash all of the stories/articles/news bits that didn’t make it onto our front page from throughout the day. But just because they weren’t featured, doesn’t mean they aren’t worth taking a look at. In fact, there’s almost always a little something here for everyone. So, take a look around and let us know if you find anything of interest.

  • NFC Secure Beta only allows your phone to be unlocked by an NFC tag. [XDA]
  • Samsung has to reveal sales numbers for devices dealing with the Apple lawsuit. [Bloomberg]
  • Google teams up with auto makers to include Maps in their navigation systems. [Google Enterprise Blog]
  • Motorola Droid RAZR HD now free at Best Buy Mobile ($200-off). [eBay/Best Buy Mobile]
  • AOKP starts Android 4.2 over with JB-MR1 Build 1. [AOKP]
  • Google announces Jan. 22nd date for Q4 2012 earnings call. [Google]
  • APK Game Modder modifies Android games to play better on HTC One X hardware. [XDA]
  • GameStick is yet another OUYA challenger, this time the size of USB stick. [Kickstarter]
  • Polaroid announces physical Fotobar stores for smartphone users to print their pics. [BusinessWire]
  • Nexus 4 enthusiasts estimate sales of the device since its launch. [TechCrunch]
  • Apple asks ITC to lift Samsung’s import ban on their products in the US. [Electronista]