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Nestle Says Android 4.4 Will Be Out In October Nestle Says Android 4.4 Will Be Out In October

Earlier this month, Google announced that the next version of Android would be called KitKat. Beyond the name and the announcement of a partnership with Nestle, Google didn’t say much else about it. Most importantly, we weren’t given a release …

Googler Left The Nexus 5 At A Bar, Here’s Video Of It Googler Left The Nexus 5 At A Bar, Here’s Video Of It

In late August, Google unveiled the latest Android operating system – KitKat. While some were speculating what Google’s newest mobile OS was capable of, others had combed through the announcement video to find what appeared to be a brand new …

Google Launches New Wallet App, New Loyalty Programs Google Launches New Wallet App, New Loyalty Programs

Google announced on Tuesday that it is rolling out a new version of the Google Wallet app for Android devices (2.3+), which comes with new loyalty programs featuring a handful of merchants, with more to come. The loyalty programs make …

Google Just Bought Bump, Apps Will Continue On Google Just Bought Bump, Apps Will Continue On

Google has acquired Bump, the makers of the app of the same name that allows you to share information between phones by bumping them together. The news was announced on the Bump blog. Bump co-founder and CEO David Lieb said, …

iPhone 5C Not Expected to Compete With Android iPhone 5C Not Expected to Compete With Android
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Earlier this week, Apple unveiled its latest iPhone, the iPhone 5S. In addition, the company also unveiled the iPhone 5C, a lower-cost smartphone aimed at emerging markets where low- and mid-prices smartphones are expected to make up a majority of …

Android KitKat Gets The NMA Treatment Android KitKat Gets The NMA Treatment

Last week, Google announced that its latest Android operating system would be called KitKat instead of the oft-rumored Key Lime Pie. Google said the name was chosen partly due to its employees’ love for the crunchy chocolate bars. Leave it …

Here’s Everything You Need To Know About The Galaxy Note 3 Here’s Everything You Need To Know About The Galaxy Note 3

At IFA 2013, Samsung unveiled the new Galaxy Note 3. Just like the Galaxy Note 2 smartphone before it, the Galaxy Note 3 sports an impossibly huge display powered by some of the best hardware in the mobile industry. Of …

Donut And Eclair Are Finally Wiped From The Android Distribution Charts Donut And Eclair Are Finally Wiped From The Android Distribution Charts

For the past few months, Android versions 1.6 and 2.1 have been teetering on the brink of oblivion in the monthly Android distribution numbers. With the proliferation of Jelly Bean, these two early versions of Android are finally on their …

Google Might Have Let More Than The KitKat Out Of The Bag Google Might Have Let More Than The KitKat Out Of The Bag

The buzz about Google’s newest KitKat Android has really activated Android enthusiast’s sweet teeth, and both Google and Nestle have played upon this growing desire for sweet treats. When Google announced the name “KitKat” and their partnership with Nestle, they …

KitKat 4.4 Is The Future Of Confectionery Delights

It’s no secret now that the next version of Android is called KitKat. Google and Nestle have even teamed up to give away free Nexus 7s and Google Play credit. In announcing the partnership, Nestle has put together a genius …

Is Google Putting Android On More Than Just Mobile Devices With KitKat? Is Google Putting Android On More Than Just Mobile Devices With KitKat?
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This afternoon, Google surprised the lot of us by announcing the new version of Android. Instead of the rumored Key Lime Pie name, Google partnered with Nestle to name it KitKat. That’s about all we know at the moment, but …

The Next Android Will Be ‘KitKat,’ Not ‘Key Lime Pie’ The Next Android Will Be ‘KitKat,’ Not ‘Key Lime Pie’
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The next version of Android (4.4) will follow the operating system’s running tradition of being named after a sweet treat, but it’s not going to be Key Lime Pie, as many have expected for quite some time. In fact, The …

New Google Now Knowledge Graph Reminders For Music And TV Shows Are Pretty Awesome New Google Now Knowledge Graph Reminders For Music And TV Shows Are Pretty Awesome
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As we reported last week, Google launched an update to its Google Search app for Android, adding some new Google Now functionality. Among the improvements were the ability to set reminders when you search. Now that we’re seeing this in …

Amazon Appstore Celebrates One Year In The EU With Free Apps Amazon Appstore Celebrates One Year In The EU With Free Apps

One year ago today, the Amazon Appstore officially launched in the EU. It brought with it all the advantages of Amazon’s Android storefront, including the Free App of the Day, to European owners of Android and Kindle Fire devices. Now …

Microsoft May Soon Invest In Foursquare, Android App Gets ‘Smarter’ Microsoft May Soon Invest In Foursquare, Android App Gets ‘Smarter’
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Foursquare is reportedly in talks with multiple companies about a potential strategic investment, and one of them is Microsoft. Bloomberg first reported the news, citing people with knowledge of the situation, then later reported that Microsoft specifically is in advanced …

Android App Revenue Rising, Still Behind iOS Android App Revenue Rising, Still Behind iOS

Though Android is now dominating global mobile OS market share, it seems that Android users still aren’t as free with their money as iPhone-owners. Overall Android app revenue is still lagging behind iOS. However, new data from analyst firm ABI …

Hugo Barra Leaves Google For Xiaomi Hugo Barra Leaves Google For Xiaomi

Earlier this year, Android boss Andy Rubin left his team to go join another department at Google. Now the Android team has lost another executive member, but he’s leaving Google for another company. All Things D reports that Hugo Barra, …

Amazon’s Mobile Associates API Brings Retail Shopping To Your Mobile App Amazon’s Mobile Associates API Brings Retail Shopping To Your Mobile App

Amazon is the world’s largest online retailer and it sells just about everything. It’s also host to one of the world’s largest mobile platforms with its Kindle Fire devices and Amazon Appstore for Android. Now the retailer is combining the …

Samsung Opens Registration For Its Very First Developer Conference Samsung Opens Registration For Its Very First Developer Conference
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Samsung is pretty much Apple at this point. It may use Android as the base of its products, but it builds its hardware around its own software and services. As such, the company is doing what every other platform holder …

Here’s Everything You Need To Know About The LG G2 Here’s Everything You Need To Know About The LG G2
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Earlier this month, LG revealed its latest attempt to capture the smartphone market with the G2. It’s a high-end smartphone that’s unique in that it places the volume control buttons on the back of the device. Beyond that, it’s your …

LG G Pad 8.3 Teased In Short Film LG G Pad 8.3 Teased In Short Film
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LG has made a small comeback in the past year thanks to its partnership with Google on the Nexus 4. It’s now hoping to make a similar impact on the mobile industry with a new flagship smartphone – the LG …