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  • The 7th Guest is revamped with new graphics and features for its Android debut

    18 April 2015, 10:11 am by: John Callaham

    The 7th Guest, the classic supernatural adventure game, is making its Android debut in a "remastered" edition with lots of new features and improved graphics. The game was first released by developer Trilobyte back in 1993 for the PC exclusively on CD-ROMs,…
  • Protect your HTC One M9 with this hybrid case with kickstand — only $4.95 today!

    18 April 2015, 9:00 am by: Brent Zaniewski

    This hybrid case provides serious protection against drops and scratches while sporting a built-in kickstand that can be used for watching movies and more. The inner-most layer is made of a shock absorbing silicone that sits underneath a thick plastic…
  • Inside themes in Sense 7 and the HTC One M9

    18 April 2015, 8:56 am by: Phil Nickinson

    HTC's new theming community is a powerful and relatively easy way to customize your phone. One of the more exciting (yet imperfect) features on the HTC One M9 and a major part of the new Sense 7 is the use of themes. Back in the day it would take some pretty…
  • Android Central 232: Gray Wookiee

    17 April 2015, 6:35 pm by: Phil Nickinson

    We're back with some new hardware this week after the London launch event for the Huawei P8. Plus, the latest on the upcoming LG G4 after another flurry of leaks and official teasers, more on the Samsung Galaxy S6, and we'll answer even more of your questions…
  • Enter to win an HTC One M9, Galaxy S6, or Galaxy S6 edge from dbrand!

    17 April 2015, 6:23 pm by: Michelle Haag

    Sweet flagship phones with custom skins are up for grabs. Let's wrap up this week with a contest! We've teamed up with dbrand this time around to give not one, not two, but three prize packages away! You could be the lucky winner of a brand new 32GB Galaxy S6…
  • The first things to do when you get a new Android phone

    17 April 2015, 5:51 pm by: Jerry Hildenbrand

    A few tips to make the first hours easier ... and more fun. Setting up a new Android can be fun. It can also be easy — just follow the setup application when you first start the phone. This will get you where you need to be with little or no fuss. The folks…
  • Still don't have a Chromecast? Pick one up on Groupon for $20

    17 April 2015, 5:28 pm by: Andrew Martonik

    You can save over 40 percent on one of the most capable streaming sticks today. At $35 retail it's hard to think why you wouldn't have a Chromecast already, but if you don't yet you can pick up a refurbished one (or up to five, actually) on Groupon today for…
  • T-Mobile's Walmart Family Mobile plan to offer more data for the same prices

    17 April 2015, 4:13 pm by: Joseph Keller

    T-Mobile will add more data to their Walmart Family Mobile data offering starting Saturday, April 18. The Walmart Family Mobile plans, powered by T-Mobile's network, will now come with more data for the same prices.
  • Community pages get a face-lift in latest Google Plus for Android update

    17 April 2015, 3:51 pm by: Dan Thorp-Lancaster

    Google has started rolling out an update to Google Plus on Android today that brings a new and refreshed look to community pages. The new look brings Google Plus Communities a bit more in line with the look of profile pages, with a large header image at the…
  • OnePlus teases an announcement for April 20

    17 April 2015, 2:17 pm by: Dan Thorp-Lancaster

    It looks like OnePlus is up to something, as the company has just teased an event or announcement of some sort for April 20. OnePlus took to Google Plus today to post an image saying "You're Invited" to something on April 20, but we aren't quite sure what…
  • Samsung Galaxy S6 camera tips and tricks

    17 April 2015, 1:57 pm by: Andrew Martonik

    The Galaxy S6 has an amazing camera from the moment you first launch it, but there's always room to improve. Just like every other camera, the Galaxy S6 has a learning curve — and while it's easy to pull out the phone and capture great shots with little…
  • Groupon for Android updated with full Lollipop support, a new UI and more

    17 April 2015, 1:13 pm by: John Callaham

    Groupon has launched a major update to its Android app, with full Lollipop support along with a user interface revamp that reflects the look of the latest Android OS. The app, which brings the version number up to 15.2, definitely looks like Groupon has taken…
  • The HTC One M9 is now available from TELUS

    17 April 2015, 12:58 pm by: Joseph Keller

    The HTC One M9 is now available from Canadian carrier TELUS. The HTC One M9 is available from TELUS for $200 with a two-year contract, though you can grab it without contract at its full price of $750.
  • Lollipop rolls out to the Sprint Spark version of the Samsung Galaxy S4

    17 April 2015, 12:16 pm by: John Callaham

    An over-the-air update for Sprint Spark version of the Samsung Galaxy S4 is now rolling out that brings Android 5.0 Lollipop to the device. The support page on Sprint's site does not indicate how big the download is, but it does show the new version number to…
  • 5.5-inch Alcatel OneTouch Idol 3 priced at $199.99 for a limited time in early pre-sale

    17 April 2015, 11:24 am by: John Callaham

    Alcatel OneTouch is holding an early pre-sale of its 5.5-inch Idol 3 smartphone for just $199.99 from now until the end of the day on Monday, April 20. After 11:59 pm PDT on April 20, the price of the Idol 3 will go up to $249.99. Any pre-orders for the phone…
  • How to use Easy Mode on the Galaxy S6

    17 April 2015, 10:55 am by: Phil Nickinson

    If the Samsung Galaxy S6 is simply too much phone, you can scale things back (and make them bigger!) with Easy Mode. Not everyone wants a zillion features on their phone. And even though Samsung has sort of streamlined TouchWiz in the Galaxy S6 (mostly by…
  • Quick Look: Qmadix X Series Lite Cover for HTC One M9

    17 April 2015, 9:34 am by: Brent Zaniewski

    The X Series Lite Cover promotes extra protection with dual-layers and I.D.C. technology, leaving little to worry about. Sure, your HTC One M9 comes with UH OH Protection, but for some of us — that's just not enough. We decided to give the X Series Lite…
  • This slim hard case with kickstand for Galaxy Note Edge is 46% off today

    17 April 2015, 9:28 am by: Brent Zaniewski

    The SURFACE Case with kickstand by Seidio is the perfect Galaxy Note Edge hard cover; combining a super-slim design, protective outer shell and a magnetic kickstand for convenient viewing. The exterior features a soft coating that provides additional grip,…
  • Moto Connect adds social sharing for custom Moto 360 faces

    17 April 2015, 9:16 am by: Russell Holly

    Motorola's smartwatch app lets you share photos of your customizations for everyone to see. Moto Connect has always been good for those extra tricks on Motorola accessories, but the latest update adds a social component to your Moto 360 modifications. The app…
  • Sony launches LTE-enabled Xperia E4g in India for ₹13,290

    17 April 2015, 6:08 am by: Harish Jonnalagadda

    The Xperia E4g — with dual-SIM connectivity and LTE — is now listed on Sony India's website for ₹13,290 ($215), making it the most affordable handset from the manufacturer to offer LTE in the country.

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