Instagram for Android: 5 Million Downloads in Under a Week

Instagram for Android: 5 Million Downloads in Under a Week

Instagram, which was recently bought out by Facebook for $1 billion, has seen its Android application top the five million download mark in the apps first six days of existence on the Google Play Store. The milestone, reported by The Next Web, comes after the application saw one million downloads on its first day on […]

Instagram for Android Update Brings Support for Tablets

Instagram for Android Update Brings Support for Tablets

Instagram has been hard at work on improving its Android application and today, the app has received yet another update, one that brings several bug fixes and also brings support for Android-powered tablets and Wi-Fi only devices. The update comes after the developers of the popular camera application released two significant updates aimed at curbing […]

Football Manager Handheld Hitting Android on April 11th

Football Manager Handheld Hits Android on April 11th

Sega has announced that a version of its popular soccer (football) manager game, dubbed Football Manager Handheld, will be hitting the Google Play Market and Android on April 11th. The game is already out for iOS devices like the iPhone and the iPad. The news, first reported by EuroGamer, is huge for Android owners who […]

Instagram for Android Gets Yet Another Update

Instagram for Android Gets Yet Another Update

Earlier this week, Instagram for Android arrived for device owners. Soon after the app’s launch on the Google Play Store, the developers behind the app released a bug fix update. Still, users were experiencing issues. Well, Instagram listened and it has released yet another update that should help to fix a lot of the issues […]

Instagram for Android: 1 Million Downloads in Under 24 Hours

Instagram for Android: 1 Million Downloads in 24 Hours

Yesterday, Instagram for Android finally launched after quite a wait and in its first 24 hours on the Google Play Store – the new name for the Android Market, the application managed to snatch up over 1 million downloads. This puts the application up there with the biggest app launches in Android history and it’s […]

Spotify for Android Getting a Much Needed Update

Spotify for Android Getting a Huge Update

Spotify for Android has not been updated since November 2011, leaving owners of Spotify Premium accounts with Android devices wondering when the company will release some much needed changes to the application. Well, it appears that the gears are in motion as the company is said to be hard at work on a major update […]

Instagram for Android: First Impressions and Performance

Instagram for Android: First Impressions and Performance

Today is a huge day for those who are proud owners of an Android device as Instagram for Android is finally available on the Google Play Store. The app has been one of the most anticipated app launches in Android history and those who use their smartphone as a camera will want to this app […]

Temple Run for Windows Phone on the Horizon?

Temple Run for Android Surpasses 5 million Downloads

Last week, Temple Run finally arrived for Android. However, it stumbled out of the gates as it came with some nasty bugs and lacked support for high-profile devices like the Motorola Droid RAZR and Droid Bionic. Those issues have since been taken care of and Imangi Studios, the creator of the game, says that it […]

Google Maps for Android Adds High-Res Maps, New Route Options

Google Maps for Android Adds High-Res Maps, New Route Options

New iPad apps aren’t the only apps that are getting updates to support high-resolution displays. Google has updated Google Maps for Android to add better support for high-resolution devices. Google Maps for Android 3.6 now uses high-res map tiles for those phones with higher pixel densities. Google mentions the Galaxy Nexus, Galaxy S II, and […]

Temple Run: Another Reason to Run From Android

You may have heard. Temple Run for Android has finally arrived, just a few weeks after it was officially announced for the platform. Only, in true Android fashion, the game isn’t available for every Android device. That doesn’t shock me. What shocks me is that the list includes two of Android’s most popular names: the […]

Angry Birds Space Is A Hit

In the three days since Rovio released it, Angry Birds Space has been downloaded over 10 million times, an impressive milestone for the latest installment to the Angry Birds franchise. The game was released on a host of platforms including iOS – iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Android, Microsoft Windows and Mac OS X. We should […]

Windows Phone Marketplace Now Boasts Over 70,000 Apps

Windows Phone Marketplace Now Boasts Over 70,000 Apps

In just a few short weeks, Nokia and Microsoft will finally release their flagship smartphone here in the United States, a phone that is, of course, the Nokia Lumia 900 on AT&T. Well, those interested in picking it up will be happy to know that Microsoft’s app market, the Windows Phone Marketplace, has surpassed the […]

Angry Birds Space Now Available for iOS and Android

Angry Birds Space Now Available for iOS and Android

Today is March 22nd and that means that Angry Birds Space is now available on a slew of platforms including Apple’s iOS, Google’s Android, and both OS X and Windows. This is  Rovio’s latest installment of the iconic Angry Birds franchise and it may just be their most ambitious to date as the Angry Birds […]

Sparrow for iPhone Push Notifications Arrive for Jailbroken iPhones

Sparrow for iPhone Push Notifications Arrive for Jailbroken iPhones

Last week, Sparrow for iPhone arrived, an email client that my colleague Josh Smith described as a “nearly perfect email experience.” One of those reasons was that the app lacked push notifications, a feature that the developer says might not arrive for months down the road. Well, we have some good news. And some bad […]

Flipboard Updated to Support iPad’s Retina Display

Flipboard for iOS Updated to Support iPad's Retina Display

While there isn’t a huge selection of applications on the iOS App Store that have been updated to support the new iPad’s Retina Display, there are certainly some gems. Evernote, Infinity Blade 2, Amazon’s Kindle App, just to name a few. Well, we can now throw in another popular app into the Retina Display update […]

32 Apps Will Support the iPad’s New Retina Display at Launch

32 Apps Will Support the iPad's New Retina Display at Launch

Earlier Friday morning, midnight in some cases, Apple’s new iPad will go on sale to those that weren’t able to snag a launch day pre-order. On board the new iPad will be a new, high-resolution Retina Display, a feature that early reviewers have raved about as it offers quadruple the resolution of the iPad 2. […]

Evernote for iOS Updated to Support iPad’s Retina Display

Evernote for iOS Updated to Support iPad's Retina Display

Evernote has announced that it has updated its iOS application to support the new iPad’s Retina Display, just a day before the device lands on the doorsteps of  those who pre-ordered on announcement day. The developer has been hard at work getting the application ready for the arrival of the new gadget and from the […]

Why I Might Regret Getting the 16GB New iPad

Why I Might Regret Getting the 16GB New iPad

They’ve already graced us with the first hands-on video with Apple’s latest iPad as well as the first sample photos taken in the wild with the upcoming third-generation iPad and now Tinhte.vn has treated us to an initial look at the apps that will support Apple’s high-definition Retina Display. The news is both good and […]

Netflix: No Plans to Support BlackBerry Devices

Netflix: No Current Plans to Support BlackBerry Devices

Not to rain on the BlackBerry PlayBook OS 2.0 parade that has been going on this week but yesterday, Netflix confirmed some pretty grim news for both BlackBerry smartphone and PlayBook owners by stating, on Twitter, that the company has no current plans to support BlackBerry devices. That is an absolutely devastating revelation for a […]

Twitter Updates Its Mobile Apps, Adds Support for Android 4.0 and Kindle Fire

Twitter Updates Apps for Android and iOS

Twitter has gone ahead and released updates for both its Android and iOS applications while also bringing support for the Amazon Kindle Fire. The Barnes and Noble Nook Tablet will get support on February 23rd. It’s also now available for devices running Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. The iOS application in particular is jam packed […]