Vodefone UK Lists Samsung Galaxy S as “Coming Soon”

Vodafone UK is now listing the Samsung Galaxy S under their ‘coming soon’ page, indicating a launch is around the corner.  Recombu believes we could see the phone eek out here later in May, possibly early June and we’ve got no reason to argue with that.  As a quick primer, the ...

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USB & WiFi Tethering Built Into Android 2.2

As we head into next week’s Google I/O, Android 2.2 is looking more and more like a game changing release.  First there’s Flash integration.  Then came Android Market changes.  Just earlier this week we learned that Froyo is ridiculous fast.  Does it get better?  You bet. Take a ...

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Awww, It’s So Cute! Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 Mini Makes Commercial Debut

Let’s start with this…We have no idea if or when we’ll ever see the Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 in the United States.  It’s elder sibling has become the butt of many Android-related jokes and likely would have a tough time competing in the crowded market.  All of that is ...

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EVO 4G FAQs

We’re starting to see a significant number of emails and questions coming our way about the latest Sprint handset.  Rather than trying to answer them all over and over again, we thought we’d put together a quick list of FAQs to help you out.  We may be adding to the list as time ...

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Google Senior Product Manager Heads for Facebook

Senior Product Manager (Android), Erick Tseng, has left Google behind as he heads off to a company you may have heard of – Facebook. While neither company has come out to say anything official, it’s widely assumed that he’ll be working on their Android application. The news ...

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This Just In: HTC EVO 4G Due June 4 for $199.99

Dan Hesse and the Sprint gang just announced the price of the next super phone, the EVO 4G.  Due on June 4th, the HTC beauty will retail for $199.99  and a 2-year service agreement.  Oh, and there’s that little $100 mail-in rebate to deal with as well. Like many had hoped, the 4G WiFi ...

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HTC Returns Fire, Sues Apple for Patent Infringement

HTC Corporation has gone on the offensive today and is taking legal action against Apple. Today found the handset maker filing a complaint with the International Trade Commission (ITC) in an effort to halt iPhone, iPad and iPod imports into the US. Did you know you can advertise your app on ...

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Are Google and Verizon Cooking up an iPad Killer?

Of course they are.  That is, they would be if they were smart.  In speaking with the Wall Street Journal, Verizon Wireless chief executive Lowell McAdam indicated the carrier could be working on a tablet computer running Google’s Android platform. Did you know you can advertise your app ...

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Double Agent Puts Parents at Ease

According to Steve Jobs, pornography is a serious issue that plagues Android users.  We’re sure many parents have stayed up all night worrying about what their children are seeing and doing with their phones.  Double Agent understands these fears and is here to help parents sleep easier.  ...

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Google Maps 4.2 Adds Biking, Navigation Features

Google updated their Maps application for Android handset yesterday and it added yet another handful of nifty features. If you are one of those people who couldn’t wait for the weather to break so you could get your bicycle out, you’ll want to check out their new biking layer. Did ...

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LG Ally to Sell for $99 After Rebate

Verizon has just rolled out a press release detailing the LG Ally and all the wonderful things associated with it.  We knew pretty much everything but the price thanks to a leak yesterday.  Today we’ve learned that the LG Ally will retail for $99.99 after a $100 mail-in rebate with a new ...

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T-Mobile Garminfone Due Next Month With $200 Price Tag

T-Mobile has announced that their forthcoming Garminfone will be dropping in June with a $199.99 price tag.  According to Phonescoop, this comes after a rebate and a 2-year agreement with the GPS-heavy handset.   Full price is said to be $450 for those of you interested in buying one outright.  ...

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Benchmarks Put Android 2.2 at Wicked Fast…Like 450% Faster Than 2.1

Alright so let’s preface this with the whole “take it for what it’s worth” deal.  The guys over at AndroidPolice have been playing with the Froyo (2.2) build of Android and decided to do some benchmark testing.  They are using an application called Linpack which measures ...

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DECODED: Cellular South Outs Milestone as Next Handset

You gotta hand it to Cellular South.  The “little carrier that could” is back, drumming up some more social network buzz.  Just a few short minutes ago they posted a XL tweet, teasing us with their follow up Android phone.  Fortunately, it’s written like a junior high school ...

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Full Details of LG Ally Confirmed, Pre-Order Start this Week

It seems we now know everything there is to know about the LG Ally. Except for price that is.  A couple of presentation slides made their way into the hands of BGR early this morning and they pretty much fills in all the blanks.  The handset is due out May 20th, but pre-orders will start... Read More