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500,000 published apps and counting on Android Market

10/21/2011, I guess when it comes to online app stores, while the total number of apps do matter to a certain extent, it is more the quality that consumers are looking at. The Android Market is growing for sure, but it is still a far cry from what the App Store from...

Android top smartphone purchases in Asia

10/21/2011, The Apple iPhone 4S might be doing gangbusters in terms of sales, but that does not mean North America is the center of the universe. There is this thing known as the rest of the world, and in Asia, Android-powered handsets top the smartphone purchase...

Google TV update shown off in screenshots

10/20/2011, The Google TV Honeycomb update has been promised to arrive in a few weeks time, but the fact that it’s been delayed for so long has led people to wonder if it’s ever going to arrive at all. While there’s no way to confirm its arrival –...

Sony PlayStation Suite for non-Sony Android devices on the way

10/20/2011, Earlier this year, it was announced that Sony’s PlayStation Suite will be making its way over to non-Sony Android devices including Tegra 2 phones and tablets. Well it’s been quite a number of months and we’re yet to hear anything about...

Samsung reportedly beats Apple in smartphone shipments for Q3 2011

10/20/2011, While Android has dominated the smartphone market in terms of market share, in terms of smartphones shipped, Apple has Android makers such as Samsung beat, at least until recently according to the Wall Street Journal. According to the report, Samsung...

VIZIO giving away 3 months of free Hulu Plus

10/20/2011, In its latest promotional stunt to sell more of its Android tablets, VIZIO announced today that its VIZIO Tablet owners are all entitled to three free months of a Hulu Plus subscription. Hulu Plus, one of the most popular video streaming services on the...

Android Ice Cream Sandwich for tablets demonstrated on video

10/20/2011, We all know that Android 4.0 aka Ice Cream Sandwich was designed to bring the tablet and smartphone versions of Android together under one roof. But at the launch of the operating system yesterday, it was only demonstrated on a smartphone, and not a...

More Windows Phone 7 than Android devices sold in the first year

10/20/2011, At the AsiaD conference today, Microsoft’s president of Windows Phone, Andy Lees announced that despite the bad impression about the number of Windows Phone devices sold, they sold more than Android devices did during their first year. While there...

ASUS Transformer 2 mentioned at AsiaD

10/19/2011, Looking forward to the next generation Transformer tablet from ASUS? Well, you’re in luck because at the AsiaD event today Jonney Shih, Chairman of ASUS, dropped more hints about its upcoming Transformer tablet. The Transformer 2 is said to be an...

HTC Rezound renders spotted

10/19/2011, Remember the HTC Rezound (formerly known as the HTC Vigor/Incredible HD) that was spotted in the wild last month? Well some new renders of the phone has been spotted online in some case shots, giving us a clearer look at its design. It still doesn’t...

Samsung Galaxy Nexus US carriers revealed

10/19/2011, The first phone to run on Android 4.0, Ice Cream Sandwich, was officially launched today, and while it wasn’t mentioned who would be carrying the device at the presentation, it looks like the cat is out of the bag. If you head over to the Galaxy...

Netflix for Android updated

10/19/2011, Great news for Netflix users with Android devices: the company today launched a new update for its Android app that expands the support of the app. It is now available for users in Canada and Latin America for the first time. It also includes support for...