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Android Phones

HTC One X vs. Samsung Galaxy S III Camera shootout

Anyone looking to purchase a phone on AT&T has a solid choice from either HTC or Samsung, the two best Android smartphone makers. Both the One X and Galaxy S III feature solid cameras that greatly improve on t…

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Android Phones and Devices

Nexus 7 Review: $199 and worth every penny

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The tablet market has been a difficult realm for Google to conquer. While the iPad remains the immovable king, Amazon and Barnes & Noble usurped Google by delivering successful mini tablets that rely on An…

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Android Apps

Siri who? Google Now is on a path beyond simple voice search

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Android has supported voice search, voice commands, and text to speech features in some capacity for two years now. With the recently announced Google Now, Google has brought elements of all three sectors to f…

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Social

Warning: Don’t be the idiot who unintentionally shares private photos on Google+ Events Party Mode

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Here’s a little tip for anyone who has taken a shine to Google+ Events – don’t forget to leave party mode unless you want your naughty bits to end up on the internet. Google+ has a new Events …

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Google

Google+ History will offer more sharing options for apps as users wait on publishing API’s

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The people who built a mobile ecosystem around the concept of open are finally drinking some of their own lemonade and opening access to their self-professed most important product – Google+. However,…

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Android

Android Update Alliance one year later: is this sufficient progress? [CHART]

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The Android Update Alliance was supposed to fix Android’s flawed update structure, but a year later, one has to wonder if it has really had much of an impact. There are still several prominent phones that…

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Android

Android Update Alliance one year later: empty promises, promises, promises [OPINION]

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The Android Update Alliance was destined to disappoint, and we all should have seen it from the start. How could we really believe that all of the major players in Android would stick to a non-binding agreement t…

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Android Phones and Devices

Samsung Galaxy S III Review: The next big thing or a big letdown?

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Samsung did the impossible when it announced that the Galaxy S III would be coming to America as one device. There would be no more definitively different hardware changes that made each Galaxy phone so unique t…

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Android News

MirrorLink connects cars and smartphones for smarter driving, and the Samsung Galaxy S III will support it

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Automotive companies have embraced the advantages of smartphone technology; however, it’s been a treacherous road to navigate. Carmakers like the idea of apps improving technology, but they aren&#…

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Videos

Google Project Glass: the best parodies and response videos

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Google’s Project Glass lack focus according to many. Google announced Project Glass as a future product that could layer information over someone’s “real world” like Terminator…

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Android

Androinica.com Android Census 2011 Results: Phones

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In December 2011, we asked readers to share some information about their views and habits as Android users. We wanted to not only get a glimpse of Android users’ activity, but also take stock of how they ca…

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Android App Reviews

Best Android Wallpapers Apps

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Finding the best Android wallpapers is easy thanks to billions of images floating around. In fact, you can look to Android to find quality images to grace your phone. I’ve long been an advocate of scouri…

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Android App Reviews

The Best Apps for Android Travelers

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Since I started going to tech conferences to see Android apps and devices up-close, I’ve spent a great deal of time on planes, trains, and automobiles. Those travels have often put me out of town and my com…

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Samsung Tablets

Samsung admits what everyone’s been thinking: Android tablets not ‘doing very well’

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There’s something sadly strange going on in Android tablet country. In a briefing with reporters at Mobile World Congress, Google VP of Mobile Andy Rubin called out Samsung as the most successful Andro…

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Tools

Box offers 50 GB of FREE cloud storage, revamps Android app for collaboration & ICS

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Cloud storage and sharing service Box is undergoing some major transformations. The company has dropped the “.net” from its name and changed the design of its popular Android app (more than 500,…

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