April, 2012

  • Samsung denies being part of “Wake Up” anti-Apple campaign

    A video crashed the web yesterday with what people were calling a Samsung anti-Apple flashmob campaign that was staged outside of a large Apple store in Australia. I’m sure you saw the news and if not you’ll want to

    April 27, 2012 • Views: 685

  • Apple axes Chomp for Android after acquisition

    We tend to ignore Apple-specific news here on Android Community, but if you’re a user of app discovery service Chomp, you’ll have a hard time doing that today. All references to the Android Market/Google Play Store

    April 27, 2012 • Views: 215

  • Sony Hayabusa specs rumored: 4.5-inch screen, 7mm thin

    The last we heard of the strangely-named Hayabusa, it was sitting on a Sony release list bound for July. At that time we didn’t know anything about the phone, other than the fact that it was one of the most expensive

    April 27, 2012 • Views: 643

  • DROID Incredible 4G LTE extended battery for sale online

    If you needed any extra proof that HTC’s DROID Incredible 4G LTE was on the way, well then, you’ve probably got some kind of trust issues. Nevertheless, here it is: HTCPEdia’s online shop seems to have jumped

    April 27, 2012 • Views: 464

  • Samsung is now the #1 phone manufacturer in the world

    There’s a lot of Samsung news on Android Community lately, but can you blame us? Sammy seems to bring out a new smartphone every week, and their high-end devices like the Galaxy Note and the upcoming Galaxy S III are among

    April 27, 2012 • Views: 649

  • Sony patent shows Xperia Play with gaming and QWERTY keyboards

    As good as the Xperia Play is at doing its assigned task, the hardware is looking a little long in the tooth 14 months after its initial release. So what could be in store for the next Sony gaming/smartphone hybrid? How about a

    April 27, 2012 • Views: 463

  • S3 or not the S3, that is the question

    The image you see above appears to have been taken by Mister Blurrycam with the most blurry cam available. According to the person who offered that image up, it’s a shot of the Samsung Galaxy S III. We’ve heard a lot

    April 27, 2012 • Views: 310

  • Skype update adds speed, UI and video improvements

    Despite a wide array of would-be usurpers like Google Plus Hangouts, Skype remains the most popular voice over IP and video chat client around. They’ve had a pretty good track record of Android support, and the latest of

    April 26, 2012 • Views: 751

  • Google Movies now available in Australia

    One of the more constant complaints we get about Android and Google as a whole is that their media services (among other things) are often aimed squarely at the US, with barely a thought to users outside of North America. But

    April 26, 2012 • Views: 394

  • Rumor: DROID Incredible 4G coming May 10th

    Ready for HTC’s next phone on Verizon? According to PhoneDog, it’ll be arriving on Big Red on May 10th. The HTC DROID Incredible 4G has been spoiled beyond surprise at this point, and since it’s appeared on

    April 26, 2012 • Views: 588