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Yahoo Buys Android Homescreen App Aviate Yahoo Buys Android Homescreen App Aviate

I can’t believe they got a whole week into 2014 before announcing an acquisition. If only CES had been last week. Yahoo announced at the show that it has acquired Android smart homescreen app Aviate, saying that it will make …

Google Acquires Bitspin, Makers Of Timely Alarm Clock Google Acquires Bitspin, Makers Of Timely Alarm Clock

Google has acquired Bitspin, the developers of popular alarm clock app Timely. They also made an app called Tasks, which “brings the full Google Tasks experience to Android.” The Bitspin team had this to say on its site: We’re thrilled …

Google Confirms That Android Is Coming To Cars Google Confirms That Android Is Coming To Cars
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Last week, a report came out of the WSJ claiming that Google was teaming up with automakers to get Android into cars. The report said that an official announcement would come during CES, and Google didn’t disappoint. Google announced today …

Sonic The Hedgehog Creator Wants You To Take Pictures Of Whales
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Yuji Naka, the man who breathed life into Sonic the Hedgehog back in the early 90s, is no longer with Sega. He left back in 2006 to form his own independent studio called Prope. The studio’s highest profile release since …

Polaroid Announces New Q Tablets Ahead Of CES Polaroid Announces New Q Tablets Ahead Of CES

When you think Android tablets, do you ever think of Polaroid? No? Well, you might want to keep an eye out for Polaroid this year as it debuts a new line of Android tablets at CES 2014. Polaroid announced today …

Acer Announces Two New Affordable Tablets Ahead Of CES Acer Announces Two New Affordable Tablets Ahead Of CES

At CES next week, we’re going to see some truly powerful tablets. Those tablets will cost hundreds of dollars, however, and are not exactly mass market material. On the other hand, other manufacturers will show up with more affordable tablets …

Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed Out Now On iOS
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In late 2012, Sega finally showed everybody, including Nintendo, how to make a kart racer with Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed. Now over a year since its launch on consoles and PC, the game is making its way to mobile …

Your Car Might Soon Be Controlled By Google Your Car Might Soon Be Controlled By Google

It’s not uncommon to see cars these days integrating smartphone connectivity into their dashboards. While that’s certainly futuristic to an extent, auto manufacturers are now wanting to take it one step further by integrating mobile operating systems into the cars …

Google Thinks These Android Apps Are Beautiful Google Thinks These Android Apps Are Beautiful
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Just last week, Google revealed what it felt were the best games available for Android devices. While games may make up a large portion of Android’s catalog of apps, they’re by no means the only apps available. For all the …

Upgrading Your Android OS Isn’t As Easy As It Looks Upgrading Your Android OS Isn’t As Easy As It Looks

You really wanted a new smartphone this year, but just couldn’t afford it. Your friends and family couldn’t pull through either so your left with your archaic smartphone from 2011. Still, your old smartphone could be upgraded to a newer …

Google’s TV Strategy Could Shift to Android Google’s TV Strategy Could Shift to Android

For years now, Google has been trying to make the leap from computers to TV. The internet’s largest advertiser released Google TV in 2010 with the hope of expanding its reach into the lucrative TV market while heading off Roku, …

Should Apple Move On From Google Search? Should Apple Move On From Google Search?
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Could Apple take on Google in search? Apple has been making some rather interesting moves of late, and some of them are search-related, and lead one to wonder if Apple could legitimately give the search giant a run for its …

Google Thinks These Are The Best Android Games Of 2013
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We’re almost at the end of the year, and most of us are looking at a few days of time off from work or school. While some of you may waste your time off by sleeping, others will be playing …

Ratchet & Clank Makes The Jump To Mobile
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Sony has made it clear that it wants to make mobile games that tie into its console titles, like Knack’s Quest. Now the publisher has released its second mobile tie-in – an endless runner starring Ratchet & Clank. Ratchet & …

Facebook Introduces App Center Videos Facebook Introduces App Center Videos

In May of last year, Facebook entered the mobile scene in a big way with App Center. It was a centralized location where mobile users could find their way to mobile apps from Facebook. Since its introduction, Facebook has touted …

Netflix For Android Finally Gets User Profiles Netflix For Android Finally Gets User Profiles
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Back in the summer, Netflix launched user profiles, finally giving users the ability to separate their queues (which became known as the “My List” feature) from those of other family members. No longer would Dad have to keep his ABC’s …

Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas Out Now On iOS

Last month, Rockstar Games promised that it would continue its tradition of bringing its older Grand Theft Auto titles to mobile with the release of Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas on iOS and Android. Now iOS users can experience what …

Minecraft Pocket Edition Gets Biggest Update Yet

With all the noise surrounding Minecraft on consoles and PC, it’s hard to forget that the game is still plugging away on mobile as well. For the millions of players who own it on their respective mobile device, big updates …

Google+ App Update Adds Snow To Your Photos Google+ App Update Adds Snow To Your Photos
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Google is treating Google+ users to some holiday fun with the latest app update for Android. You can bring up any photo in Google+ and shake your device to make it snow. A second shake will let you share the …

Sonic The Hedgehog 2 Updated On Mobile, Includes Lost Level

Everybody remembers Sonic the Hedgehog 2 as one of the best games, if not the best, in the franchise. It introduced the world to Tails, Super Sonic and that awesome music of Chemical Plant Zone. Now it’s back and better …

Android Game Developers Now Have A Few New Tools To Work With Android Game Developers Now Have A Few New Tools To Work With

Over the last few years, Android has proven to be quite the versatile gaming platform. Not only are people playing games on smartphone and tablets, but Android games can also be found on TVs thanks to micro-consoles like the Ouya …