Top 5 Security Apps for Android

As Google’s Android platform continues its rapid pace, malwares and viruses are also becoming rampant. The growing reliance on mobile device makes users more susceptible to these threats. Google has tried to address this issue, but OS updates have been slow. With this, it is becoming essential to install additional security on mobile devices.

Grand Theft Auto: Vice City 10th Anniversary Edition coming to Android and iOS devices on December 6

It’s time to relive the mob-killing and car-stealing ways that GTA has brought a decade ago. To commemorate the 10th anniversary of the hit video game GTA Vice City, Rockstar Games has announced the launching of the Grand Theft Auto: Vice City 10th Anniversary Edition for both iOS and Android devices. What You Need To […]

Samsung sells 5 million Galaxy Note 2 units in 2 months

Samsung reported that it has sold more than 5 million Galaxy Note 2 devices worldwide. Released two months ago, Samsung’s phablet has been a big hit, proving the fact that there is a strong market for 5-inch phones. What You Need To Know: According to Samsung, it has sold 3 million units in the first […]

Marvel’s Avengers Initiative smashes its way to Google Play for $4.99

Get ready to Hulk Smash. Hulk fans have a great reason to celebrate as their favorite Marvel superhero makes its way to their Android mobile devices. Initially announced back in August, Marvel has now launched the Avengers Initiative featuring Hulk as its main character. What You Need To Know: Marvel’s Avengers Initiative is a swipe-based […]

Sprint quietly launches ZTE Flash for $129

Without the usual lavish media event or any PR initiatives, Sprint quietly launched the ZTE Flash on its online store. Priced as a mid-range phone, its hardware is worth a second look. What You Need To Know: The ZTE Flash packs a 1.5GHz dual-core Snapdragon processor and 1GB of RAM. It also has a 4.5-inch […]

HTC Droid DNA officially unveiled, coming to Verizon on November 21 for $199

After numerous leaks, HTC and Verizon have finally unveiled the Droid DNA phablet. The 5-inch phablet is a variant of the J Butterfly released in Japan. Pre-orders starts today and the phone will be available in retail stores starting November 21st. What You Need To Know: The HTC Droid DNA is powered by a 1.5GHz […]

Gartner: smartphone sales up 47 percent, mobile phone sales down 3 percent

The third quarter numbers from Gartner reveals an increase in smartphone sales worldwide. Android has increased its lead over other platforms at the expense of RIM and Symbian. However, worldwide sales of mobile phone declined. As expected, Samsung, Nokia and Apple were the top vendors with a combined market share of almost half of all […]

HTC to pay Apple $6-$8 for every Android phone sold

The biggest news over the weekend is the patent settlement and a 10-year licensing deal between HTC and Apple. The two companies have engaged in a series of patent cases in various courts around the world. The latest development was unexpected. The monetary terms of the settlement is still undisclosed. What You Need To Know: […]

Pulse version 3.0 brings new features and enhancements

Popular reader app, Pulse, has just received a major makeover with the release of its latest update. Now at version 3.0, Pulse offers new features and enhancements, some of which are exclusive to Android devices. What You Need To Know: Perhaps the most exciting new feature of Pulse is the implementation of unlimited pages. Users […]

Sony Yuga 5-inch phablet photos leaked

A couple of weeks ago, we reported rumors of two phablets from Sony. It looks now that there is some truth in those rumors. Recently, a photo surfaced which is supposedly the Sony Yuga, a 5-inch phablet with HD display. If the rumors are accurate, HTC will no longer be alone in having an HD […]