Angry Birds Rio coming to Android Market this week

If you've been holding out on getting Angry Birds Rio from the Amazon AppStore, you should be happy to know that Angry Birds Rio will launching in the Android Market sometime this week. Rovio, the makers of the popular game, posted the following announcement today on the Angry Birds Facebook page: Angry ...

Ad-free Angry Birds Season free from the Amazon AppStore

Continuing with their one free premium app per day promotion to celebrate the opening of the AppStore, Amazon has decided to give away Angry Birds Season free. Under normal conditions, this app would set you back $.99, but today, it's all yours free. So what's so special about this version? After all, Angry ...

Motorola Atrix 4G Update 4.157 Root (Requires 4.126 Rooted)

Well it didn't take long for the cool guys from the XDA forums to root the newest Atrix 4G update that was released today. The user "ShawnBunk" says in his post "The new update blocks the current ways of attaining root for the device. However, if you have root before you update, it is possible to retain this ...

New York Attorney General Is Checking Out The AT&T/T-Mobile Thing

Since we talked about AT&T buying out T-Mobile, there have beenĀ  a lot of talk about how this deal may kill competition and some carrier went further to officially oppose the $39 billion merger by calling it a "duopoly" and claiming that it will hurt consumers pockets because AT&T will then become the largest ...

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Samsung’s Droid Charge Headed to Verizon

This Samsung phone first appeared in CES 2011 and nobody actually knew what it was called. Later on, it appeared on Verizon's systems under the codename: Stealth-V, model number: SCH-i510ZDU. Thanks to PocketNow, we finally know the name of this unusual Droid device: The Samsung Droid Charge. The Droid ...

Firefox 4 For Android Official Release

Finally!! After months of trying to get the Firefox browser version stable, Firefox 4 for Android has just been released today with full HTML 5 support, running the same as the PC version and offers add-ons as well. In fact, the Mozilla browser has been in the Android market as a beta version for a little while ...

Upgrade your Amazon Cloud Drive storage to 20GB for only $0.69

If you woke up to great news like me this morning, you probably know by now that Amazon has launched two new services today; Cloud Drive and Cloud Player. Cloud Drive allows you to securely store your data on the cloud and Cloud Player allows you to stream your music from the cloud to your Android device or from ...

Amazon Cloud is Here: Play your Music on your PC and Android Phone

Wow, Amazon has pulled a fast one on us! They have just released their new and very own music streaming service along with Amazon Cloud which is a hard drive in the cloud where users can store whatever they want from music, pictures, videos and documents on secure servers and is accessible wherever you can find a ...

ViewSonic offers free trial of ViewPad 7 in Europe

ViewSonic is so confident that you'll like their new ViewPad 7 tablet that they're going to let you try it for 30 days, and if you don't like it, you can return it and get a full refund + the cost of shipping. This offer is only valid if you live in Europe. How it works You must purchase a ViewPad 7 from ...

Sprint Tells the Government To Stop the AT&T/T-Mobile Deal

Sprint doesn't like the fact that AT&T will purchase T-Mobile, and they're not afraid to let the world know. Sprint today issued a press release, officially opposing the proposed AT&T acquisition. Sprint and T-Mobile had been rumored to merge for over year, but either they were just false rumors or plans simply ...

How to access the Amazon AppStore if you’re outside of the U.S.

It has been almost a week since Amazon launched their AppStore, another marketplace where Android users could buy, download, and rate applications. As a way to promote their AppStore, Amazon has been giving away premium applications free. If you live outside of the United States, you probably haven't been taking ...

CyanogenMod 7 Release Candidate 3 is a GO

Cyanogen and his fellow team of developers have just released CyanogenMod 7 Release Candidate 3. CyanogenMod 7 RC 3 is the Gingerbread version of Cyanogen's open source ROM. CyanogenMod 7 RC 2 have been downloaded 150,000 times in its first 24 hours which shows you how big their fan base is. This version of ...

Motorola’s Locked/Encrypted Bootloader Policy Is Making Android Fans Angry

Being an Atrix 4G owner, I have been dealing with a couple of issues such as capped upload speeds and a locked bootloader. The first issue got me so upset that I started a campaign against AT&T's false advertising and how they have been disabling the HSUPA feature in their 4G devices which attracted a lot of ...

Amazon Lets You Test Drive an App On Your PC

As we all know, Amazon has launched its own Android App store last week. To make your app buying experience a little different than if you were using the regular android market, Amazon added a cool feature allowing you to try some of the apps on your PC before buying them. While the "Test Drive" feature will ...

Download NewsWeek and Farm Frenzy free from the Amazon AppStore

Continuing with their "free premium app per day" promotion, Amazon has decided to give away not one, but two premium apps free of charge today. Today's free apps are Farm Frenzy and Newsweek. Farm Frenzy is a FarmVille-type game that allows you to look after your own farm. You will be responsible for looking ...

Hands on with Gingerbread on the Motorola Droid X

A copy of a Gingerbread build for the Motorola Droid X and Droid 2 were leaked last night by the folks at My Droid World, and although we haven't tested it ourselves yet, we hear that it looks really nice. Phil from AndroidCentral did a nice hands-on video of the new Gingerbread build running on a Droid X. I ...

Gingerbread build with new MotoBlur leaked for Motorola Droid X and Droid 2

A copy Gingerbread has been leaked for the Motorola Droid X and the Motorola Droid 2. The guys over at My Droid World have obtained a leaked copy of the Gingerbread build for the Droid X and Droid 2. This leak also includes the updated version of MotoBlur, which some people have said to be pretty decent. If ...

Motorola’s Update for the Atrix 4G Releasing March 29 ?

Atrix 4G owners received their updates last night, aka the 4.157 update, because they signed up for the beta testing. This update, as you know, was not intended to fix the HSUPA issue or unlock the bootloader instead it was meant to fix minor bugs that the Atrix 4G was suffering from such as voice quality, battery ...

How to root the WiFi Motorola Xoom (MZ604)

The WiFi version of the Motorola Xoom is now officially available in the United States. If you were one of the people who tried to root their WiFi Xooms using the 3G model's rooting method, you probably ended up with a temporarily unbootable Xoom. Lucky for you, and all the WiFi Xoom owners out there, the folks ...

WiFi-only Motorola Xoom now officially available

If you've been waiting to get your hands on the WiFi version of the Motorola Xoom, or if you weren't lucky enough to get one a few days before launch at Staples, then you should be happy to know that today is the day. You can now purchase the WiFi-only Xoom from the following retailers: Best Buy, Amazon.com, ...

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