Market-research firm IDC and app-tracking company App Annie have a report on mobile and handheld gaming for Q3 2013.
The Nexus 5 says “to hell” with glitz and glamour.
KitKat is the new hotness for Android, but Tapjoy presents evidence as to why developers should focus on older versions of the mobile OS.
In between chowing down on turkey, slurping up cranberry sauce, and sucking down a cold beverage or two with friends and family, we’ve been busy shopping.
A new report by research firm Canalys suggests we’ll be buying tablets by the boatload in 2017 — almost 400 million of them. And next year, tablet sales will make up a full 50 percent of all PC sales, when you define a PC as one of a tablet, desktop, or laptop.
Guest Post But is cloud gaming for Android even possible?
In October, Apple owned the six of the highest-revenue apps in the iOS app store, for apps by the world’s top 100 brands. And corporate friend-of-the-family Disney owned the next four, rounding out the top 10, as Distimo’s apps and brands mobile report shows:
While other mobile game firms are dashing into hardcore and midcore games, Pocket Gems is staying put.
The debate actually precedes the first app store to hit volume.
Supercell’s very first Android game debuts in the top-10 highest-grossing Google Play apps.
Mobile devices are approaching half the traffic coming to restaurant websites — a sign that small businesses need to get smart about mobile website design.
Nintendo is reportedly making their own Android tablet, but one of their developers insists it’s only for educational games.
Android tablet shipments have outpaced Apple iPad shipments all year. But it’s only in the last quarter that Android tablet revenue has surpassed iPad revenue for the first time.
Poshmark finally released its Android app Tuesday opening its already popular iOS marketplace to a huge segment of potential “closet entrepreneurs.”
Apple and BlackBerry can now be mentioned in the same breath as two major (or, in BlackBerry’s case, once-major) mobile platforms that are decreasing in market share.
Your Android app could soon be speaking French, Swedish, Hindi, and many more languages now that Google officially launched its mobile app translation service today.
One of Japan’s most popular games is catching on in the west.
The GameStick might look silly, but it is an ambitious Android home console with a great controller and easy-to-use interface.
Players of the social mobile slot game can win “comps” at Las Vegas casinos.
You could call the Nexus 5 many things, but exciting is not one of them.
Hot on the heels of an iOS launch, JumpCam has released its collaborative video application in Google Play.
With two new console-style controllers, Moga aims to turn Android fans into hardcore gamers.
Editor's Pick This is what Steve Jobs meant when he threatened to go nuclear against Android.
Google Play is continuing its inexorable overtaking of the app store, with downloads now 25 percent higher, and app revenue that is slowly overtaking Apple’s app sales.
The reason is exactly the same one that impacts iOS market share: international markets.
Global phone shipments are over 418 million, smartphone shipments hit a record 250 million, and Android has captured a record 81 percent global market share.
The Nexus 5 is here.
Update: The Nexus 5 is here! Previous coverage below.
Update: Google has officially announced Android KitKat’s features, confirming everything in this report.
REDWOOD City, Calif. — Windows 8 on mobile has struggled to gain a foothold, but Kenny Rosenblatt thinks that’s about to change.
Lenovo’s Yoga tablet may be the company’s most intriguing Android slate yet.
Samsung sold 120 million mobile phones last quarter — more than 29 percent of the total global market and more than competitors Apple, Nokia, and LG combined — as global phone shipments reached a record 418 million.
The virtual reality headset is coming to mobile — a surprise move for the hardware.
You probably haven’t heard of Sungy Mobile, but chances are you will soon enough.
Google is close to finishing the development of its first smartwatch — so close that the device could be “ready within months,” a source tells the Wall Street Journal.
Global smartphone sales passed a quarter of a billion units for the first time ever this past quarter, and Samsung accounted for a staggering 88.4 million of them.
Apple reported its fourth quarter and year-end numbers for 2013, and the results are simultaneously amazing — and amazingly forgettable.
Nvidia’s handheld will now work with touch-only Android games like NBA Jam and Angry Birds thanks to the new button-mapping software.
Sit tight Android fans, the Nexus 5 is nigh — and in white.
Would you pay $200 on-contract for a great phone that technically had mid-range hardware?
PopCap’s tower-defense game goes live for all Android users.