Tag: Android

Motorola Photon Q 4G LTE to Hit Sprint Network on August 19th

Motorola Photon Q 4G LTE to Hit Sprint Network on August 19th

| August 13, 2012 | Reply

Today Sprint announced that their next 4G LTE device, the Android powered Motorola Photon Q 4G, will become available on August 19th. The Photon Q made big news back in July when Motorola announced that it will be their first phone, since they began tightly locking down their bootloaders with the Droid X, to officially […]

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Perseid Meteor Shower This Weekend.

Perseid Meteor Shower This Weekend.

| August 10, 2012 | Reply

  Get your wishes ready!  This weekend the earth passes through the debris from Comet Swift-Tuttle, giving us the best meteor shower of the year. Starting around 10pm (your local time) until right before dawn, NASA is expecting you could see 100 meteors an hour if you’re in a rural area.  While those of us in […]

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Ouya Ends Kickstarter Campaign With $8,593,898

Ouya Ends Kickstarter Campaign With $8,593,898

| August 9, 2012 | Reply

    Last month, we posted on the Ouya, the $99 Android open based gaming system that’s in the works.  While they passed their kickstarter goal of $950,000 within 24 hours, I’m not sure they expected this kind of success in their campaign.  With the help of 63,396 backers, Ouya raised $8,593,898 within one month.  If […]

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NBC Outs Two Apps To Cover The Olympics

NBC Outs Two Apps To Cover The Olympics

| July 12, 2012 | Reply

If you are big into the summer games coming up, NBC has you covered. With the two apps available in various app stores you can stream every event on your phone or tablet for the first time. The app to get the streaming is NBC Olympics Live Extra will require you to have a subscription […]

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Holy Crap! The Worlds First Christian Tablet Released

Holy Crap! The Worlds First Christian Tablet Released

| July 12, 2012 | Reply

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Twitter Updated For IOS And Android, Adds Selective Push Notifications

Twitter Updated For IOS And Android, Adds Selective Push Notifications

| July 11, 2012 | Reply

Twitter is an app pretty much everyone who reads this site uses I am assuming. Not too long ago I was having a conversation with some friends and fellow GN staffers about where twitter could be improved. We all came up with selective push notifications. The idea is simple: You select specific people or what […]

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Android Jelly Bean For Kindle Fire Now Available Through A Port

Android Jelly Bean For Kindle Fire Now Available Through A Port

| July 11, 2012 | Reply

The Kindle Fire is the most successful Android tablet to date, for the next few weeks that is. The problem with the Kindle Fire is the UI is for basic users and has very little hints that the OS is even Android. Luckily, the tablet is easily hackable and has a ton of developer support. […]

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Amazon Introduces GameCirle With Cloud Saved Progress And More [video]

Amazon Introduces GameCirle With Cloud Saved Progress And More [video]

| July 11, 2012 | Reply

Amazon first brought in app purchasing to Android apps before Google did. Now amazon has added a few features to gaming that Google should have already done. With game circle, Amazon will store your game progress to the cloud and you can resume it anytime. So if you get really far on Plants vs. Zombies […]

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Ouya, The $99 Android Based Video Game System Launches On Kickstarter [fund this]

Ouya, The $99 Android Based Video Game System Launches On Kickstarter [fund this]

| July 10, 2012 | Reply

Well, the fund this is kind of past. Less than 24 hours after the kickstarter for this project started seeking $950,000 to get off the ground, the company has raised $1,145,525 as of this writing. The idea is simple: A $99 OPEN android based gaming system packed in with the following specs: Tegra3 quad-core processor […]

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Android 4.1 Jelly Bean AOSP Source Code Released By Google

Android 4.1 Jelly Bean AOSP Source Code Released By Google

| July 9, 2012 | Reply

Okay, it will be within a few hours. Just about half an hour ago Jean-Baptiste Queru announced the source is going to be released today. The proprietary are available for the Nexus 7 and Galaxy nexus are available and the Galaxy S and Xoom will be soon according to the post. Check the link below […]

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