If you need a new Android game to check out, go download the Gun Bros beta right now. The developer Glu Games has silently become one of my favorite game studios and I’ve been patiently waiting for this dual-stick shooter ever since it was released on iOS a couple months back.
The game is still ... Read More »
Most new Android phones now come pre-installed with the alternative keyboard Swype, but there is a large portion of users that have never tried it. Swype is not available for sale in the Android Market, so the only way to get it is through their beta program that is offered every couple of ... Read More »
Angry Birds for those few that aren’t familiar is one of the top selling games for Apple’s iPhone and iPad and is about to wing its way onto the Android Market.
The basic premise (and it is going to sound odd) is that some malevolent pigs have stolen the eggs from a flock of (reasonably ... Read More »
A few months back, we reported that Trillian was going to release an Android version of their popular instant messaging application. The nearly two month wait is now over, as Trillian has just announced the availability of its first public beta release.
As of the writing, I’ve spent just a few minutes with ... Read More »
It was almost one year ago that we posted TweetDeck might develop an Android app and now the beta client is finally available. TweetDeck brings all your Twitter, Facebook, Buzz and Foursquare feeds into the same column and provides a slick UI that puts the key features at your fingertips. In order to ... Read More »
Have you grown tired of the stock Android keyboard or are just looking to try something new? By now you have probably noticed that there are more keyboard replacements out there than you can shake a stick at (and believe me, I’ve tried). A little over a week ago, the competition for keyboard replacement apps ... Read More »
Many people claim that Android task managers are pointless and should not be used, but T-Mobile thinks differently. The carrier is beta testing a new program called Device Tune-up that will eventually be integrated with their My Account application (which ships on all T-Mobile Android phones).
If you are on T-Mobile and want ... Read More »
Update: The new Swype beta is now open to anyone for the next couple of days. Sign up now if you want to try it out.
Last week, Swype updated their beta application with some pretty major bug fixes and database enhancements, leading us to believe that a final version of ... Read More »
Norton security, a subsidiary of Symantec Inc., has announced the release of a new beta application for the Android platform. Norton Smartphone Security provides Android users the ability to remotely lock and wipe their device in the event their phone is stolen, Norton-strength protection against malware, and the ability to screen calls from unwanted callers.
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The folks over at Real, inc. have announced a beta version of their upcoming RealPlayer multimedia application for Android. With this release, RealPlayer hopes to become the app Android users turn to for enjoying and sharing their music, videos, and pictures. We have spent some time with the beta application, and what follows is our ... Read More »