The latest news about Android powered mobile phones.

Microsoft Snubs Windows Phone, Releases 2 Android-Only Apps

Are you sitting down? I'm glad I was when I heard that Microsoft just released two new mobile apps, Next Lock Screen and Journeys and Notes — for Android devices and not Windows Phone.

Mobile Phone and Tablet Wholesaling in Australia Industry Market Research Report Now Available from IBISWorld

Technological developments such as the launch of the Apple iPhone and the iPad have spearheaded rapid adoption of smartphones and tablets. For this reason, industry research firm IBISWorld has added a report on the Mobile Phone and Tablet Wholesaling industry in Australia to its growing industry report collection. (PRWeb October 25, 2014) Read the full story at …

10 secret things you had no idea your Android phone could do

You have an Android phone. You love your Android phone. Of course, there’s plenty to love about Google’s terrific mobile operating system, but much of it comes back to the simple fact that Android is open. Thanks to the way Google allows third-party developers to use nearly all of the tools and features at their disposal in Android, the sky is the limit when it comes to developing apps that add …

Android Lollipop 5.0 Compatibility Guide: When Can I Upgrade?

Finally revealed in full this month, Android 5.0 Lollipop is Google's latest mobile operating system for smartphones and tablets, boasting a visual overhaul and a range of new features to give your handset a breath of fresh air.

iWitness Personal Safety Smartphone Application Readies for International Launch

SEATTLE, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – Violence and crime are global issues that affect individuals of every age, gender, race, and socioeconomic status. Now, there's a personal safety app for iOS and Android mobile devices aimed at preventing attacks and safeguarding evidence of any incident. Here's how iWitness works. "Business and leisure travelers love the application and asked us to add …

AppsStore, a Mobile App Development Company Now Offers iPhone and Android Apps at Competitive Prices

AppsStore, a renowned mobile app development company is now offering iPhone and Android Apps at competitive prices. The company provides development services for different platforms such as iPhone app, iPad app, Blackberry app and Windows phone 7 app. (PRWeb October 22, 2014) Read the full story at

Why Twitter Is Banking On Phone Numbers For Its Future Developers

End users hate having to create new accounts and passwords every time they sign up for a service. Is linking everything into their phone number the answer? That’s the bet Twitter is making with its new mobile platform, Fabric. More »          

Android Wear watches can now do more without a smartphone

You can now pre-order the Sony Smartwatch 3 which has a GPS radio and, thanks to the latest version of Android Wear, works for location-based apps without a phone. All Android Wear watches now function …

Hearthstone Delay for iPhone and Android Phones

Popular card game not coming to mobiles until 2015; Blizzard still working on rebuilding game for smaller screens; Android tablet version coming soon.

Android 5.0 Lollipop to launch November 3 — report

A purported note to app developers obtained by Android Police claims Google's mobile OS will lick it way to devices next month.