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Are You Watching This?! now changes TV channels for you

12/22/2011, If you love watching sports on TV and you own an Android device, you’ve probably heard of Are You Watching This?! If you haven’t, it’s an Android app that lets you track your favorite sports and bookmark games that you’re keen on...

Motorola DROID RAZR update rolling out today

12/22/2011, Remember the Motorola DROID RAZR update that was revealed a few days ago by Verizon? The update has finally started rolling out today, according to a post on the official Motorola blog. According to Motorola, the update will bring your phone up to...

Motorola DROID gets Ice Cream Sandwich

12/22/2011, While official support for the original Motorola DROID ended a long time ago, the folks over at XDA-developers still refuse to let the phone die and for a good reason too. After working hard on it, a developer has managed to successfully create a working...

Galaxy Y DUOS and Galaxy Y Pro DUOS announced

12/22/2011, Last week the image of the Galaxy Y Pro DUOS was leaked online and today, Samsung has officially announced the devices. Just like the phones’ names suggest: they will both feature the dual SIM capability. Though the Android devices are designed for...

Samsung Galaxy S Ice Cream Sandwich ROM hits release candidate

12/22/2011, While Samsung has chosen not to officially support the original Galaxy S when it comes to dishing out Android Ice Cream Sandwich, the folks over at XDA-developers aren’t giving up hope and are hard at work doing it themselves. They’ve finally...

Kindle Fire: how to prevent automatic updates

12/22/2011, Amazon’s latest update for the Kindle Fire is said to remove root access and disable the SuperOneClick root method – something that definitely upset a number of Kindle Fire users. The worst part is, Amazon doesn’t give you a choice when it...

Improve your Android device’s display resolution

12/21/2011, Ever wondered how you wished your Android-powered smartphone would have a higher pixel count for its display? Well, those who own a rooted Android smartphone, you can “force” the resolution of your handset’s display to be different...

Motorola DROID 4 arriving December 22nd?

12/21/2011, The Motorola DROID 4 was accidentally leaked before in the past, and it looks like Verizon has plans to launch the phone in the near future. According to a leaked internal document from the carrier that recently surfaced, the Motorola DROID 4 has got a...

Tango video calling updated in time for the holidays

12/21/2011, Good news for Tango users around the world. The popular video calling service has announced some new features that will be available for mobile versions of its apps. With Tango on Mobile, users can now send high-quality video messages or leave video...

NOOK Tablet latest firmware update disables sideloading

12/20/2011, The version 1.4.1 update for NOOK Tablets has started rolling out, but it looks like it comes with some unwanted features. According to reports online from XDA-developers and the B&N community, the update disables the tablet’s ability to...

Myriad Alien Vue brings Android apps to your TV

12/20/2011, Myriad, the company behind Alien Dalvik (an app which lets you run Android apps on non-Android platforms i.e. on iOS) has just announced the launch of its latest offering: Alien Vue. This new technology now aims to bring Android apps over to TVs and set...

Nexus S Ice Cream Sandwich update suspended

12/20/2011, While it was reported that the Ice Cream Sandwich update for the Nexus S started rolling out in certain parts of the world last week, it looks like the update is going to be delayed for the rest of us who haven’t received it yet. According to...

“Lite” Ubuntu runs on the NOOK Tablet

12/20/2011, If for some reason you’re unsatisfied with the Android experience on your NOOK Tablet – fret not, the folks over at XDA-developers are working on solution. AdamOutler and Loglud are trying to bring the popular Linux distro, Ubuntu, to the Android...