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Xperia PLAY gets Ice Cream Sandwich

12/23/2011, Xperia PLAY owners sure are in for a treat. After getting OnLive compatibility yesterday, it looks like they’re in for another treat soon. Some developers have managed to successfully port Ice Cream Sandwich over to the gaming handset. And just like...

Xiaomi M2 specs rumored

12/23/2011, Remember the Xiaomi phone that was recently spotted running Android Ice Cream Sandwich? Well it looks like the phone has got successor on its way. Rumored to be called the Xiaomi M2, the Android smartphone will have a 4.6″ display, a 2.5GHz CPU,...

Samsung explains why older devices won’t get Ice Cream Sandwich

12/23/2011, Samsung Global recently revealed the Ice Cream Sandwich plans for its devices, and most of the expected candidates made it to the list. However there were a handful of notable exceptions – like the original Samsung Galaxy S and Galaxy Tab (the 7″...

Galaxy Tab 8.9 unofficial Ice Cream Sandwich ROM on the way

12/23/2011, Samsung has previously confirmed that Ice Cream Sandwich will be arriving on its Galaxy Tab 8.9 tablets sometime in 2012. However it looks like the hardworking folks over at XDA-developers might just beat the Korean manufacturer to the punch: a group of...

JingXing S7100: an Android tablet for gaming

12/23/2011, It looks like the Sony Ericsson Xperia PLAY isn’t going to be the only dedicated Android gaming device on the block, a company named JingXing has decided to step into that niche with a device of its own: the JingXing S7100. However, the S7100...

Amazon allows Wattpad on the Kindle Fire

12/22/2011, We’ve previously mentioned that Amazon followed the console business model, of selling hardware cheap and recouping its losses by selling content, when it came to the Kindle Fire and one of its methods of making money is from eBooks sold on the...

NOOK Tablet downgraded and auto update blocked

12/22/2011, Earlier today we reported about how to prevent your Kindle Fire from receiving automatic updates so you can keep root, and it looks like the Kindle Fire isn’t the only tablet that requires such a workaround. Remember the NOOK Tablet update that...

Sensics SmartGoggles with Android teased

12/22/2011, Android can be used to power pretty much everything – from in-car entertainment systems, to watches, and now it looks like manufacturers have found a new use for the operating system: smart goggles. Sensics recently released a teaser video of an...

OnLive Mobile now supports Xperia PLAY

12/22/2011, OnLive Mobile was released for Android devices a couple of weeks ago, and it looks like OnLive are already ready to enhance the mobile gaming experience. The company has just announced the release of an update for the app that brings support for the Sony...

Ainol Novo7 Paladin tablet retails for $120

12/22/2011, A couple of weeks ago we reported about the MIPS tablet that would retail for $99 and carried a shipping cost of $66, now it looks like we won’t have to pay that much anymore. According to the listings on PandaWill and Merimobiles, the Ainol Novo7...

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...