Android app permissions
Android App Permissions: Why Are They Always Changing?
Whenever you install an app you’re given the opportunity to see what…
Multiple Users Enabled on Google Play Store Developer Accounts
If you want to publish an app in the Google Play Store…
Smart Screen Off Uses the Proximity Sensor to Stop Pocket-Dialing
One of the benefits HTC builds into many of their devices is…
Are App Stores Where the Real Money Is? (Editorial)
When Android was first released on the T-Mobile G1 it came with…
New App Promises Accurate, Crowd-Sourced Carrier Coverage Maps
In the United States, one of the biggest considerations when selecting a…
Exclusive: First Look at Waze 3.0 for Android (Video)
Waze is one of my favorite navigation apps. It’s available for both…
Automating Your Home with Nest and Your Android
PIMs and PDAs, and now smartphones and tablets are great at organizing…
Fight SOPA Supporters With this App
SOPA, or the “Stop Online Piracy Act” and its sibling the Protect…
Google Wallet: Secure element not responding
Google Wallet’s Secure Element Not Responding Error Explained
Google Wallet is an app that lets you use your NFC-enable Android-powered…
Install Google Wallet On Your Galaxy Nexus With this APK
We’ve told you about Google Wallet in the past, and even showed…
Meet Alfred, Andy the Android’s Helpful Brother
Some have referred to the new Alfred app as “Pandora for the…
What’s Behind Google’s 10 Billion Apps Promotion?
Yesterday we told you about a promo Google was running in the…
Google Wallet: The Coolest App You Can’t Have (Editorial)
Google Wallet, like its name implies, attempts to replace your wallet —…
What’s Cool in the New Google Music Ecosystem? (Video)
Since the beginning, the biggest drawback to Google’s Android OS was the…
Nintendo’s Duck Hunt Ported to Android, Light Gun Not Supported
When I was a kid, the coolest gaming console around was the…
Four Android Apps to Help You Get In Shape
The Centers for Desease Control and Prevention says that one out of…
Netflix for Android Officially Recognizes CyanogenMod ROMs
If you’ve rooted your Android-powered phone and installed a nightly build of…
Custom Notification Icons with NoLED Themes
Near the end of 2010 we started seeing smartphones without notification LEDs.…
How to Surf the Web Without a Data Connection (T-Mobile)
When the Internet was invented (no, not by Al Gore), unlike traditional…
Solving App Overload with Samsung Pure Breeze
Samsung Pure Breeze Launcher is a cool launcher replacement app that tries…
How to Watch Google Videos on a Rooted Smartphone
Last week I wrote about how I didn’t particularly like the new…
How to Get the Old Android Market Back
The new Android Market app is something you either love, or you…
Why Closing Android Market Developer Support Forums is a Bad Idea
Before we dig into the meat of this article, let’s lay a…
Use Wi-Fi to Unlock Your Android
Being in the industry that I’m in makes me more aware of…
Beware: Counterfeit Plants vs. Zombies in the Android Market
Plants vs. Zombies is one of my son’s favorite games. He was…