Armando RodriguezAssistant Editor, TechHive

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Armando is an Android nerd, covering both apps and phones, and a former programmer. He is also a world-class heckler on Twitter.

Next Nexus 7 expected to run Android 4.3, charge wirelessly

More details leak about Google's July 24 event and the expected announcement of a new Nexus 7 tablet.

New Nexus 7 all but confirmed

Google's big event next week might have been spoiled early as a prototype Nexus 7 escapes out into the wild.

How to sideload apps onto your Android phone

Need an app that isn't on the Google Play Store? Sideloading gives you access to countless other app stores.

Nokia is squandering its last best chance for relevance

Windows Phone is holding back one of the most promising phone makers in the industry.

Play This! Podcast

Play This! Podcast 34: The Last of Us

The Last of Us is dark, depressing, and makes you feel bad. You should definitely play it.

T-Mobile schools AT&T, Verizon on better phone upgrades with only a smattering of profanity

At a press event Wednesday, T-Mobile announced a new program that lets people upgrade their phones twice a year as well as further expansion of its LTE network.

Tweak your HTC One for a more pure Android experience

It's time to get Sense-less: Here are the apps you need to make your HTC One behave more like a stock Android phone.

Make your Galaxy S4 more like stock Android, without rooting

With a few apps and tweaks, you too can own a Google Play edition Samsung Galaxy S4 (kind of).

Facebook makes us all QA testers, launches beta channel for its Android app

Facebook launches a beta program where people can try out early builds of its Android app.

You'll never guess who makes the best mobile keyboard

13 guinea pigs with opposable thumbs put iOS, Android, and Windows Phone to the test.

How Samsung can save Windows 8 tablets

Samsung is the hero that Windows 8 tablets need but don't deserve.

Review: Intense alien warfare goes mobile with XCOM: Enemy Unknown for iOS

Firaxis Games' latest iOS title proves that console-quality gaming is possible on mobile devices.

PlayStation 4

How Sony can still screw up the PlayStation 4

Sony left E3 as a big fan favorite, but decisions made by the company in the coming months could deflate that balloon.

Mobile games mostly MIA at E3

E3 is not the place for mobile fans looking to learn more about the next big smartphone game.

TechHive at E3: Day Two brings out the zombies

Alex and Armando wrap up our second day of E3 festivities, where Armando was overrun with zombies, and Alex fell in love with Project Spark.