Posts From Scott Webster
Samsung and Verizon officially announced the latest in the Galaxy S series of phones yesterday with the new, exclusive Continuum. The dual-screen device packs much of the same heft as Verizon’s other Galaxy S handset (Fascinate) with its 1GHz Hummingbird processor, 5-megapixel camera, and 8GB microSD card.
Samsung just took to twitter to announce the dual-screen Continuum handset ahead of their press event scheduled for later this evening. We’re only a few hours away from the official debut of the phone, but we know it’s landing on Verizon on November 11th.
Blackboard Inc. has released a native Android application today, bringing campus life and services to your favorite mobile OS. Blackboard Mobile Central is branded and custom built for each institution and is designed to help students, teachers, alumni, and more stay connected.
The guys at Phone Scoop have found another HTC handset in FCC documents. Called the Paradise, it supports AT&T’s 3G bands and looks to feature a sliding QWERTY, a 3.2-megapixel camera, FM radio, and an optical joystick.
NTT DOCOMO just unveiled a boatload of new handsets and devices due in Japan over the next few months. Among the 28 product announcements were three new Android smart phones.
HTC has joined the growing list of companies throwing their hat in the app distribution game. According to Financial Times, the handset maker is prepping an online store of their own, which will offer apps and e-books.
Verizon has officially announced pricing and availability for their upcoming, world-ready Droid Pro. Set to debut on November 18th, the 1GHz ‘Blackberry Killer’ will run $179.99 after a two-year service agreement and $100 mail-in rebate.
Samsung has made their Android 2.2 Froyo build available to Galaxy S handsets in the UK, but when will it hit the United States? According to the latest batch of related news, this could be sooner, rather than later.
Verizon looks to be following Sprint and T-Mobile’s lead with their new LG handsets. According to documents obtained by Engadget, the nation’s largest carrier is going to offer the LG Vortex for free, after mail-in rebate.
After a few minutes of digging around LG’s new Optimus One YouTube page, we came across a second promo video. This time around, we’re treated to a 4-minute, cinema style movie with Da Vinci Code-esque clues and Wizard of Oz-like dreams.
LG has put together a two-minute claymation video to promote the Optimus One line of phones. The clip nods at a handful of cinema classics but not before it takes a jab at Apple.
According to TechCrunch, Samsung’s new, stock Android handset is being pushed back a bit due to “a serious hardware issue” found during the testing phase of the phone.
A few tweets from a Verizon LTE engineer may provide new details on the upcoming Droid Incredible HD.
Hey there guys and gals. I wanted to publicly/formally apologize for the downtime we experienced these last two days. It’s a real pain the you-know-what to have our site acting
Motorola just dropped off a new YouTube video where they are showing the Verizon Citrus. At only one minute long, it’s enough to show how the handset maker is evolving their touch-only Android smart phones.