Google Chairman Eric Schmidt is making a lot of promises lately. First he says that in six months the "majority" of TVs will run Google TV and now he claims that Google has a tablet — the Nexus Tablet — of some form, ready to be pushed out in six months.
Hard to believe it's been 10 years since the world got its first taste of an open-world 3D Grand Theft Auto game starring Claude shootin' and lootin' in Liberty City. Previously teased for only the iPhone 4S and iPad 2, GTA III: 10 Year Anniversary is back and on Android smartphones and tablets as well. And it's only five bucks!
Missing its early November and alleged Dec. 9 launch date, the much-anticipated Samsung Galaxy Nexus is finally official. It's available on Verizon for $300 with a two-year contract and is the first smartphone to run Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich.
An oft-stated reason some programmers give for plunging into the Android universe as opposed to Apple's IOS is the community. Now one group of coders has come up with something that proves the exactly how amazing Android can be in the right hands.
Third time's the charm, right? LG and Prada are once again riding into the sunset with a co-designed cellphone. It's the third LG Prada in the line and naturally, it's the beefiest one yet. If the devil wears Prada, I might just have two pointy red ears and a spade-shaped tail.
If you've been debating between Apple and Android for your next tablet purchase, perhaps you should take a tip from Pope Benedict. Shunning the normally favored iPad, The Holy Father decided to go with a Sony tablet running Android to switch on the Christmas lights in the Italian town of Gubbio.
I know I'm not the only person who knows of a handful or more silly Android names that are either too long are trying too hard to sound different. Yinzcam's humorous Android Phone Name Generator randomly churns out a ridiculous Android phone name based on all Android devices that have been announced.
Funny how Apple's rumored to be getting into the TV business and then almost overnight, Microsoft is rumored to be getting into the game and now Lenovo, a company that primarily makes computers is also entering the battle.
Droid fans, the Droid 4 is coming in a few days and it's everything the Droid 3 should have been, but wasn't.
Ready for today's craziest rumor? Yeah, if a bunch of hardware research analysts from Taiwan are to be believed, Amazon's stockpiling supplies to build a Kindle smartphone to either fight the almighty iPhone or make a killing on Android.