IntelliJ is an alternative development environment for Android

Most tutorials for new Android developers recommend using Eclipse for the IDE (integrated development environment).

Report: Viber Android app exploit allows lock-screen bypass

Viber can best be described as an Android messaging app designed to compete with Skype.

Twitter music service goes live for iPhone and web

Yesterday we reported that Twitter had offered certain musicians and other celebrities early access to its new music app. Today Twitter #Music went live on the web and iOS devices.

Twitter offers musicians early access to its #music app

Twitter apparently has its very own music app in the works. Although it remains unclear when the platform will go live for the masses, the site has already granted early access to a number of prominent musicians.

This Android set-top box is powered by a quad-core Allwinner A31 SoC

While versatile, the Allwinner quad-core A31 processor certainly isn't new, as we've seen it power a number of various devices in recent months.

Tablet app revenue to outpace smartphones by 2018

​Tablet apps remain on track to generate a whopping $8.8 billion in revenue in 2013, compared to the $16.4 billion projected for smartphone apps.

Google Glass app identifies people by their clothes

The first - very creepy - third party app for Google Glass has been unveiled. InSight is designed to recognize people on the basis of their clothes.

ModernMix resizes and repositions Windows 8 apps

Some users aren't exactly fond of the way Modern UI apps behave in Microsoft Windows 8.

Android ClockworkMod Superuser app goes live

Android enthusiasts who routinely root their devices will undoubtedly be pleased to read about a new app from veteran dev Koushik Doutta known as Superuser.

Vine slapped with 17+ rating because of porn

Twitter's video sharing application for the iPhone known as Vine recently ran afoul of the censors over at Apple due to pornographic content uploaded by users of the app.

Fresco explores the cosmos from your Android smartphone

If you're a fan of astronomy or simply enjoy looking up at the nighttime sky, you probably are already familiar with a number of space-related apps for smartphones, such as Google's Sky Map.

Nuance updates Dragon Mobile Assistant app for Android

Back in October, Nuance launched a new voice control system for Google's mobile Android operating systems known as Dragon Mobile Assistant.

Google tweaks Snapseed for Android

Snapseed goes free as it lands on Android.

Slice multi-touch keyboard cuts the Android

I think we can all agree that on-screen mobile keyboards, whether for tablets or smartphones, are far from perfect. 

Video: Minecraft app taps augmented reality

Minecraft is a wildly popular game that spans multiple platforms, including mobile devices. 

Comcast Xfinity adds offline viewing

Xfinity TV Player users can now download and watch videos offline.

The security features of Android 4.2

Android 4.2 offers improved protection from rogue apps installed via third-party stores.

Amazon’s Cloud Drive Photos goes live for Android

Amazon has rolled out a free Android app for its Cloud Drive Photos platform, making it easier for users to upload, store, share and browse photos from their phones and tablets.

Dragon Mobile is an Android voice assistant

Nuance has rolled out its newly minted Dragon Mobile Assistant, a voice assistant app for Android devices.

Report: Faulty encryption leaves some Android apps vulnerable

A number of apps on the Google Play store may be leaking personal data.