Feb 6th, 2013

The Android Overload is where we feature the biggest news stories from throughout the day (see above video), as well as stash all of the stories/articles/news bits that didn’t make it onto our front page. 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.

  • First Ubuntu phones will hit stores in October with several carriers interested in the mobile platform. Could Android be in trouble? [CNET]
  • New Paranoid Android kernel fixes Nexus 4’s washed out color woes. [Google+]
  • Chinese HTC 603e could be the follow up to the HTC One SU. [Engadget]
  • Samsung and EA team up to bring more titles to the Samsung Apps store. [Reuters]
  • One more LG video, this time teasing a “breakthrough” and “unlimited possibilities” for MWC 2013. [YouTube]
  • Monster Rivals now available in the Play Store. It’s like Street Fighter meets Pokemon. [Google Play]
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 2 in Canada (Bell) now receiving multi-window update. [AndroidForums]
  • Google acquires e-commerce Channel Intelligence for $125 million. [TechCrunch]
  • Google ads coming soon to Yahoo. [AllThingsD]
  • Google enhances AdWords to better target mobile. [GoogleAdWords]
  • Sony Xperia SP (C530X) pictured in the wild. [XperiaBlog]
  • Hit the slopes with Google Maps. Now mapping ski resorts. [GoogleLatLong]
  • Minecraft: Pocket Edition 0.7.0 update detailed. Multiplayer, servers, new menus and more. [DroidGamers]
  • HTC and PlayStation Mobile’s free game of the week is Aqua Kitty. [HTCBlog]
  • Samsung Galaxy S2 now receiving Jelly Bean in South Korea. [SammyHub]
  • Pink Samsung Galaxy Note 2 appears in Taiwan. Coming soon to other markets? [UnwiredView]
  • Google Maps Street View now available on the Wii U. [TheVerge]
  • Apple, Samsung, and HTC still dominate smartphone market share in the US. [ComScore]
  • Double Fine Adventure and The Cave coming to the OUYA. [Polygon]
  • Vizio Co-Star gets updated to Google TV version 3. [GTVSource]
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