Motorola Giving Away a Bunch of Photon 4G Handsets in August

Motorola’s PR people just pinged our inbox to tell us about a new contest that the handset maker is holding over the next few weeks.  Called the Lightning Hour, it’s a daily chance for you to win a brand new Photon 4G direct from Motorola.  The contest runs every day from today ...

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Gingerbread OTA Update Rolling Out for HTC Inspire 4G

Looks like another batch of warm Gingerbread is going out, this time it’s rolling out to HTC Inspire 4G owners on AT&T. Keep your eyes peeled for a notification or if you wish to speed things up just go to Home > Menu > Settings > AT&T Software Update > HTC Wi-Fi ...

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HTCDev Site Launched: SDKs, Unlocked Bootloaders, Kernel Source Code and… the Big Android BBQ

HTC launched their HTCDev site today, a “one-stop shop” for developer tools and resources. Offering up such resources as HTC’s OpenSense SDK which will allow developers to start perusing through the various Sense APIs so they can begin dreaming up different ways to use things ...

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Google Updates Search App for Android

Google has released* a new version of the search application today, tossing in a number of minor improvements. Users will notice right away that the interface has received a bit of a makeover which takes its cues from the new Android Market.  Suggestions are now grouped by type with web ...

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Vodafone UK Launching 3G Galaxy Tab 10.1 on August 12?

Here in the United States, we have two Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 flavors to choose from – a Wi-Fi version and a 4G LTE Verizon model.  In the UK, customers only have a Wi-Fi version to purchase.  Until later this week, that is.  Vodafone is planning to launch a 3G-ready model as early as ...

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Virgin Mobile Ad Counters T-Mobile’s Claims of Wireless Value Leader [VIDEO]

T-Mobile recently began airing a new commercial touting their $49.99 rate plan which includes unlimited data, talk and text, including up to 2 GB of ‘full-speed’ data.  As they see it, it’s the best value you can get in wireless.  Virgin Mobile disagrees and wants you to know ...

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GetJar CMO Heads to Google as Marketing Director for Mobile Applications

GetJar CMO Patrick Mork announced yesterday that he will be leaving the company behind and taking a position at Google.  Mork will become Google’s marketing director for mobile applications come September and we can’t wait for his impact to be felt.  As one who is not shy in his ...

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Sweet Headphones for you “Wanna-Be” Vamps out There!

For all you fans of the show True Blood, headset manufacturer V-Moda has created two sets of premium listening devices to show off your devotion to the dark side. Shown above is the on ear "V-80 Trueblood", check out the "Revamp" model after the break as well as our review of the two devices.

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Huawei Vision Gets Demo’d in YouTube Video [VIDEO]

Huawei has released a YouTube video to help consumers get a better feel for their latest Android handset, the Vision.  The 2:28 minute video (after the break) gives us a solid look at the device and its 3D user interface, which essentially amounts to SPB Mobile Shell.  We’re digging the ...

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LG Flip II Photo Leaks for T-Mobile

Thanks to yet another a leaked image from Pocketnow, we have what looks to be the LG Flip II for T-Mobile. If this phone looks (and sounds) familiar that’s because UK Orange showed an image of this device back in June. Based on the arrival of these new pictures, the phone seems to be ...

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HTC Ruby Spied with T-Mobile Branding

The Pocketnow team has obtained a picture of a new HTC handset which is expected to carry the name of Ruby. We can tell from the image that this phone will be offered by T-Mobile when it ultimately arrives. HTC recently indicated that they would be releasing an additional 6-8 phones over the ...

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T-Mobile Hercules Confirmed as Galaxy S II Series Handset

The Samsung Hercules has been identified as a T-Mobile USA variation of the Galaxy S II lineup.  TmoNews obtained some information over the weekend which confirms  some long held suspicions that the Hercules would arrive this summer/fall while other carriers were getting their iterations. ...

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Maintenance Update Rolling Out to Motorola Xoom

We’ve just gotten word from Verizon that they’re in the process of rolling out a software update for Xoom users. There are quite a few goodies in store, namely: Enhanced SD card support Movie rental improvements Improved streaming for movies Screen scaling compatibility mode ...

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HTC Puccini Screenshots Leaked, Themed Honeycomb In Tow

We first heard about HTC’s rumored Honeycomb tablet back in May, and it later passed the FCC, headed to AT&T. Our friends over at PocketNow got their hands on few images, and they give us a quick look at what the UI will bring to the table. As we can see, it’s a themed version ...

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Samsung Hercules for Telus Appears in Wild

We first heard about the Samsung Hercules back in May when we saw a blurred sketch with details that T-Mobile would be offering a version of AT&T’s Infuse 4G.  As time has progressed, we’ve learned that this handset will closely resemble a large 4.5-inch variant in the lines of ...

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