Android Magazine hitting shelves 7/28/11


In what’s sure to be one of the best selling magazines to ever hit the shelves, Imagine Publishing, a UK publisher, is releasing Android Magazine, a magazine dedicated to the world’s #1 smartphone operating system. Android Magazine will cover everything from app recommendations to how to’s on “hacking” your Android phone. Here’s the press release:

“Android represents the hottest in personal gadgets right now, with a third of all smartphones currently powered by the operating system,” said Editor Andy Betts. “There are 400,000 Android devices activated every day, so we’ve created a magazine to serve this ever-growing audience and deliver the knowledge and know-how to help maximise the use of their cutting-edge mobile gadgets.”

“A brand new title for a booming technology magazine sector, Android Magazine will provide an invaluable resource to an ever-growing army of users. The extensive reviews section offers advice to anyone seeking to buy from the frequently updated range of Android-powered phones and tablets, while tutorials give expert knowledge on a range of subjects including setting up, customising, configuring and getting more from these powerful and versatile devices. There’s also a dedicated hacking section for advanced users who need to get under the hood of the world’s most popular mobile operating system. Accompanying the new magazine is a brand new website,“.

Head of Sales Hang Deretz added: “The Android market is enjoying huge growth right now and this launch provides retailers, re-sellers and suppliers with the perfect opportunity to reach a massive audience of dedicated Android users. We’ve already had a terrific response, and we fully expect it to be another great success.”

Android Magazine will debut overseas in the UK first on 7/28/11 at WHSmith, Tesco, Sainsburys and Barnes & Noble. And since it’s coming to B&N, its sure to find its way to US Barnes & Noble stores, if not on launch day, then soon thereafter. I, for one, will be buying this each and every month once this is released stateside. Below you’ll find info on Imagine Publishing:

Imagine Publishing: One of the UK’s fastest-growing consumer specialist publishers. Formed in May 2005, Imagine now publishes 20 regular print magazines, 30 digital apps on the iPad/iPhone, and 28 websites in the videogames, computing, entertainment, motoring and photography markets. An Imagine magazine is purchased every ten seconds.

[Source: Android Guys]

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Kamil M Abdullah has been a self proclaimed techie and bonafide smart phone expert nearly half of his life. Starting with the very first Sidekick(not necessarily a smart phone but close enough) to Blackberry to Symbian to Windows(Mobile & Phone 7) to Web OS to Android, he has used virtually every smart phone operating system. Kamil has also worked with computer programming in Bloomberg's Data Center and Backup Operations on their proprietary software. In his quest for further knowledge in mobile operating systems, Kamil voraciously devours any reading material on the subject he can find. Kamil is also a hip hop head to the fullest, having fallen in love with the art form from the very first "a hip hop the hibby to the hibby the hip hip the hop" and tr808 beat. He promises to use his vast powers and knowledge only for the good of mankind.