Fuhu has announced a new tablet named Nabi XD that is targeted towards youngsters. The tablet features powerful specs, good design, and an affordable price. It brings a keyboard accessory that will be useful for homework, gaming, social networking, and other tasks.
The New York Times has relaunched its official app in the Play Store with support for a wide range of devices and new features including an adaptive design and text-to-speech feature.
The UK-based Storage Options has been testing the Android waters for quite some time now. Having previously released some Android powered tablets, Storage Option is yet again expanding the list of “options”.
The long awaited and extremely popular Google Play Books and Movies services are now available to users in Russia. You can rent movies as low as 40 rubles and consume them on your Android device, or the web.
Google CEO Larry Page sat down with Forbes to discuss the future of Google and shed some light on the company’s future strategy. He also talked about competition from Apple and about Android.
The Hulu Plus app for Android that provides instant access to TV shows and movies to users who have subscribed to the service has received a major update in the Play Store. The update brings several improvements including a new Kids section and better discovery tools that make it easier to find content.
Australian and New Zealand listeners get free mobile apps for Pandora Radio. This is the first international expansion of the company, which is offering new genre stations for local artists of the two countries.
In less than 24 hours after its release, Gameloft’s Modern Combat 4: Zero Hour has been pulled from the Play Store due to an error that occurred when downloading content after installation. Gameloft has not issued a statement on pulling of its highly anticipated game yet.
Google has announced on its Android Developers blog that it is rolling out the new in-app billing version 3 for Android developers. The system that allows developers to sell content to their users through Android apps was improved in this update and makes it easier for developers to implement in-app purchases.
Established less than three years ago, Xiaomi has become a leading smartphone manufacturer in China, and even on the international level. Reuters has a cover piece on Xiaomi and its charismatic leader Lei Jun.