Archive

News and Rumors

LG “Honeycomb” Tablet Release in 2011

Want some news about LG’s new Android tablet powerhouse? Last we heard from the Korean tech giant LG, it was scrapping plans for Froyo and looking forward to a more

News and Rumors

Top Games and Apps in Android Market According to Distimo

Sorry to keep hitting you guys over the head with so many reports and survey findings but that’s what you get roughly once a quarter.  Blame a growing, successful mobile

News and Rumors

‘State of the Apps Industry Snapshot’ Gives Glimpse into Mobile App Landscape

Millennial Media and DIGIDAY released a report today called “State of the Apps Industry” which provides a bit of insight into what the current mobile app situation looks like. How are developers looking at the different platforms for this year and next?

News and Rumors

Samsung Galaxy S Dominates the iPhone 4 in Japan

The Samsung Galaxy S has been a wildly popular phone, gaining a spot on all four major carriers in the United States. But what about outside the US? In Japan,

News and Rumors

T-Mobile Pushes out G2 Update With WiFi Calling

T-Mobile has begun rolling out a much anticipated update to their recently launched G2 handset today. Marked as version 1.22.531.8, the update brings a few changes to the device, most notably the ability to make and receive calls over WiFi.

News and Rumors

SetCPU Updated! (Root Users)

The popular application SetCPU has been updated to v2.0.4 which brings support for the new HTC kernels. According to the changelog it now has  perflock disabler support for HTC kernels

News and Rumors

‘Recent Changes’ Provides Tiny Change Log for Android Apps

Developers with titles published in the Android Market now have the ability to provide customers with tiny change logs to their respective applications. A new feature called “Recent Changes” lets developers call out anything specific found in an app update.

News and Rumors

Facebook Adds Places, Groups Support to Android App (v1.4)

Sorry folks, there’s not going to be a Facebook phone. Mark Zuckerberg was quick to point out that the company was not designing a smart phone. Instead, they announced a new platform for developers and mobile app integration. Oh, and they also tweaked the Android app.

News and Rumors

Android Grows While Other Mobile Platforms Stand Still, Decline (Yep, Again)

Stop us if you’ve heard this one. The latest comScore report is out and it shows gaining while other mobile platforms stand still or decline.

News and Rumors

Archos 70 Tablet with Android 2.2 Available Now

Following the release of their Archos 43 internet tablet yesterday, Archos has just dropped the new 7-inch model in their store. The 8GB Archos 70 tablet runs Android 2.2 and retails for a very reasonable $279.99.

News and Rumors

First Tastes of Gingerbread in Latest Google Maps?

As many of you know, Google Maps was updated to v4.60 last week.  What only a few eagle-eyed folks noticed, however, was that the app had some subtle hints at

News and Rumors

Music Search and Discovery App ‘SoundHound’ to be Embedded in All HTC Android Phones

HTC and SoundHound have announced a partnership which will see the music discovery application embedded on all future Android devices from HTC.

News and Rumors

Get Your Steampunk Android Shirt ‘iSTEAM ANDY’

Android T-shirt aficionados listen up!  Dion Briggs is back with a old twist on a new classic.  Following the recently released Unstoppable and Andy Versus designs, comes iSTEAM ANDY.  Check out

News and Rumors

T-Mobile Unveils Rebranded ‘4G’ Network, Takes Fight to Competition’s Doorstep [VIDEO]

Late yesterday, T-Mobile announced their intention to start marketing its HSPA+ network as a “4G” network.

News and Rumors

Force Your Apps to 7 Inch Goodness

The Galaxy Tab has launched with a large 7 inch screen. Much larger than the native Android apps were designed for leaving some apps locked in a smaller portion of