HTC Shuts Down ‘Mini’ Lineup of Flagship Phones, Cites Consumers’ Ever-Changing Needs

Each year for the past two years, HTC has released a Mini variant of its One flagship device. This year, that tradition dies, as HTC has no intentions to release a Mini version of the One M9, or ever again for that matter. As stated by Jack Tong, president of HTC North Asia, the industry is moving towards larger display devices, and the company’s roadmap is complimenting that change, according to Tong.  (more…)

Don’t Miss These Android Stories: May 15, 2015

It was a big week here at DL, and with Google I/O coming right up, it’s only going to get more crazy. This week, we posted up our full LG G4 review, plus did a full unboxing and hands-on with Kellen’s fancy new Apple Watch wrist contraption. I think we’ve lost to the Dark side, folks.

In addition to that excitement, we learned LG is giving away a nice little list of goodies away to buyers of the G4, Samsung’s “Iron Man” Galaxy S6 Edge is real and is coming, and Verizon is going to buy AOL for $4.4 billion. You know, because AOL is worth that much.

Below, you will find the list of this week’s top Android and mobile-related stories. Trust us, they’re all mucho important.  (more…)

Friday App Sales: Music DJ Mixer, Table Tennis Touch, Dungeon Crawlers, and More

It’s Friday, which may mean you need a few new apps or games to keep you busy over the next couple of days. This week, a few good titles are on sale through Google Play. These titles include the Toca series of games, Dungeon Crawlers, Table Tennis Touch, and Zombie Minesweeper.

In addition, a keyboard containing nothing but symbols and emojis can be had for just $0.99, as well as Schedule Planner Classic which helps you organize your upcoming events with precision.

Check the full app list below.  (more…)

Google’s “Designed for Families” Reported to Launch at Google I/O

According to a reported email from Google to app developers, the company may soon release its kid-friendly, family-focused version of Google Play during this year’s Google I/O. Previously announced by Google back in mid April, Designed for Families helps curate content made for children and families, such as games and educational applications.  (more…)

Noodlecake Launches Sunburn! to Google Play, Gather Your Crew and Jump Into the Sun

Your crew is stranded in space, scattered along neighboring planets. You are the commanding officer of this failed mission, and it is up to you to gather your crew using a jetpack, and then fly everyone into the Sun. What a graceful death that would be. This is the story of Sunburn!, the latest title from Noodlecake Studios to hit Google Play.  (more…)