Samsung and BlackBerry have announced that BBM for Android will be available from the Samsung Apps store in Africa, as well as the Google Play Store.
The Sony Xperia Z is designed to be both dust and waterproof, although a number of owners of the handset are starting to report some waterproof issues with the handset.
According to a number of reports, there appears to be an issue with the raised back panel on the handset, which is causing it to slightly separate from the cause and leading to waterproof issues with the device.
When Motorola announced the new Motorola Moto X, they announced that the handset would be available with the 5 major carriers in the US, one of those was T-Mobile.
The Motorola Moto X will be available from T-Mobile at launch, although according to the company, the handset will not be available through their retail stores at launch.
Verizon Wireless has released the Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean update for the Motorola Xoom tablet on their network, the update brings a range of new features to the 3G and 4G LTE version of the Motorola Zoom.
We have been hearing rumors for a while that the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 would be launched at a Samsung press event on the 4th of September, and now Samsung has sent out invites for a Samsung Unpacked event for the 4th of September.
The Samsung Galaxy Note 3 press event will take place in Berlin on the 4th of September, and we can expect to see more of the device at IFA in Berlin which starts on the 6th of September.
Sony has released the open source files for the new Sony Xperia Z Ultra, and you can download the files direct from Sony’s developer website at the link below., the release is in the form of software versions 14.1.B.0.461.
The Sony Xperia Z Ultra features a 6.4 inch full HD display with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, processing comes in the form of a Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor, it also features 2GB of RAM.
Google recently launched their new Nexus 7 tablet, and now we have a drop test video from the guys over at Android Authority. Have a look at the video below to see how the Nexus 7 tablet did in the drop test.
The new Nexus 7 features a 7 inch full HD display with a resolution of 1920 x 1200 pixels, there is also a quad core Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro processor and 2GB of RAM.
LG will announced the new LG G2 at a press event later this week. LG have been teasing the handset over the last week, and we saw the new LG G2 QuickWindow Case.
Now the manual for the LG G2 has been leaked and it confirms that the LG G2 will feature a Nano SIM card slot, the device will also feature touch controls on the back of the handset.
CyanogenMod has this week announced the addition of 11 more devices to its roster ready for Android 4.3 support and offers users a more clean and pure Android installation when compared to malt of the Android versions released by manufacturers and providers.
Good news for owners of the Xperia Tablet Z as Sony has started rolling out the Sony Xperia Tablet Z Android 4.2 update, the update comes in the form of Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean.
The Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean update brings a range of new features to the Sony Xperia Tablet Z, the update has been released for the LTE version of the device, with the update expected shortly for the WiFi version.
The HTC One VX launched on AT&T last December, the handset came with Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich out of the box and now AT&T has released the Android Jelly Bean update for the device.
The Android Jelly Bean update for the HTC One VX brings a range of new features to the device and it comes in the form of Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean.
Acer has added another Android smartphone to their range, the Acer Liquid Z3 which comes with a 3.5 inch display and a dual core 1.7GHz processor and 4GB of built in storage.
The Acer Liquid Z3 will come with Android 4.2 Jelly Bean and features a 3 megapixel rear facing camera, it also comes with WiFi, GPS and HSPA+.