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The King of Fighters Android coming via G-Gee platform

03/22/2012, If you call yourself a serious gamer of the beat ’em up variety, then surely you would have had a go at The King of Fighters (KoF) in the past, although there would surely be those who argue that 3D fighters like Tekken and Virtua Fighter are...

Nokia N9 boots up in Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich

03/22/2012, The Nokia N9 is not known to be powered by the Android platform, but that does not mean that enterprising users have not tried giving Google’s mobile operating system a go on the smartphone. NITDroid managed to come up with an alpha release that...

Kindle Fire bootloader fires up two operating systems

03/22/2012, Adults used to tell kids not to play with fire, literally and figuratively, but they never mentioned anything about the Kindle Fire from Amazon. All right, it might not sound all that witty, but after a couple of vodkas, you might just change your mind....


Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich for HTC Vivid owners

03/22/2012, Are you rocking to AT&T’s HTC Vivid? If the answer is in the affirmative, then here is a little bit of news to cheer up your day – your smartphone will finally receive the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich operating system update, so you need...

Kindle for Android updated

03/22/2012, A week after the Kindle update for the iPad, Amazon has announced a new update for its Android app as well. The latest version of Kindle for Android brings access to illustrated children’s books, comic books and graphic novels with full color and...

Android 5.0 Jelly Bean to be released in Q3 2012?

03/22/2012, While most of us are still waiting for Android Ice Cream Sandwich to hit our smartphones and tablets, it looks like Google might be gearing up to release the next version of Android this year. According to reports online, Google might be unveiling Android...

HTC Desire Z gets unofficial Ice Cream Sandwich with Sense

03/22/2012, While HTC didn’t include the HTC Desire Z as one of the phones that will be getting an official Ice Cream Sandwich update, the folks over at XDA-Developers took it upon themselves to create a custom ICS ROM for the phone. Well it seems like their...

Acer Iconia Tab A510 quad-core Android tablet now up for pre-order

03/22/2012, If you were in the market for a quad-core tablet powered by NVIDIA’s Tegra 3 processor, Acer might be an alternative company to ASUS that you might want to take into consideration as their quad-core tablet, the Iconia Tab A510 has been announced that it...

Android 2.3 Gingerbread finally arrives for the LG Thrill 4G

03/22/2012, LG Thrill 4G owners, if you were patiently awaiting the day your device received its Android 2.3 Gingerbread update, it looks like the wait is finally over. After about four months since its international sibling, the Optimus 3D, received its Gingerbread...

Android store in China sells iPhones

03/21/2012, If you ever set foot in an Android store, the last thing you’ll probably expect to see on sale would be the iPhone – unless you’re in China. A blogger in China recently spotted an unsanctioned Android store in Zuhai city, Guangdong province...

Samsung Galaxy Note Premium Suite upgrade announced

03/21/2012, Samsung has just given its Galaxy Note users a reason to be excited about. The company today announced its Premium Suite upgrade for the Galaxy Note. The upgrade introduces extra multimedia features and a range of new S Pen optimized apps in addition to...

Sony Xperia S now shipping globally

03/21/2012, Great news for those of you looking forward to the Sony Xperia S. Sony has officially announced on its blog that the phone is now shipping globally. While the phone has already been released in the UK it looks like it’s now going to be available in...

Huawei Ascend D Quad only arriving in July?

03/21/2012, The Huawei Ascend D Quad was one of the more impressive phones shown off at MWC 2012, and while no release date was revealed for the phone it looks like we might be in for a long wait. According to a Chinese website CNMO, Huawei is only scheduled to start...

Sony Xperia neo L announced

03/21/2012, While Sony has been busy pushing out Android devices for this side of the world, it looks like they’re busy releasing phones in the east as well. Today Sony unveiled a new handset for the Chinese market – the Sony Xperia neo L (MT25i). On the...