Verizon may soon be carrying the Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1

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It’s looking like we’ll soon be seeing a new tablet hit Verizon shelves: the Galaxy Note 10.1. Samsung’s typical Note 10.1 lineup would be at play here (from what we can see), as the Wi-Fi Alliance website is showing the SCH-i925 to receive dual-band 802.11 a/b/g/n ...

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Premium Suite upgrade coming to Samsung Galaxy S3

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The Galaxy S3 is about to get even cooler. How? Samsung is going to start rolling out the Premium Suite upgrade. which adds in some features and enhancements for the device. The suite will smell heavily of features from the Note 2 and the Note 10.1. Here’s what we’ll be seeing:

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Google+ introduces Communities, network now 235 million active users strong

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According to Google, their Google+ network is continuing to pick up steam. With over 500 million total accounts, over half – 235 million – are active, making G+ the fastest growing social network around. To help continue the traffic growth, Google has now announced Google+ ...

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Samsung opens their first “Mobile Store” in Paris

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That’s right, folks… we still keep up to date with our friends across the lake. Samsung has now opened their first “Samsung Mobile Store” in Paris, France. The idea is new to Samsung, who has had brand stores before, but never one dedicated only to mobile. This means ...

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HTC showing financial improvement in November

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No, HTC isn’t exactly going down the tubes, but this last year has been tough for the Taiwanese manufacturer. However, according to the release of their unaudited revenue report for November, the company is showing a positive growth, and at a better rate than before. The report shows HTC ...

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Galaxy grand DUOS to come to Samsung in 2013, dubbed GT-I8092

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Samsung is slated to bring a new high-end Android phone to the market in 2013, dubbed the DUOS. It will come in 2 colors, “elegant white” and “metallic blue”, and will have the model number GT-I8092. the phone should come complete with: 5″ 480×800 display quad ...

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Etsy releases app for Android (Finally!)

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For all you Etsy-holics, you know that getting Etsy on your device can be a pain in the crafts. Fortunately, Etsy has heard your cries of despair, and has announced their official Android app. The app comes in English, French, Dutch and German. It also allows you to: Search across the entire ...

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Google I/O 2013 to be held May 15-17 in San Francisco

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If you’re a Google developer, engineer, or just a superfan, you know that Google I/O is the place to be. Google’s Vic Gundotra has just announced that the 2012 Google I/O conference will take place on May 15-17 in San Francisco, CA, at the Moscone West. The conference, while held ...

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Android monthly update: Gingerbread still has majority, Jelly Bean climbs up

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In this month’s update concerning the distribution of OS versions across devices, we’re seeing things move forward… at least a little bit. Here’s a rundown of the numbers: Version Codename API Distribution 1.5 Cupcake 3 0.1% 1.6 Donut 4 0.3% 2.1 Eclair 7 2.7% 2.2 Froyo 8 ...

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Consumer Reports releases mobile carrier rankings: AT&T worst, Verizon best

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Not a whole lot of surprising stuff here, as Consumer Reports has released this year’s mobile carrier rankings. The results show Verizon at the top of the chain, while AT&T trails all of their competition, coming in dead last. Remember, though – the results are based solely on ...

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Samsung Galaxy Note II now available on Verizon

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We said it yesterday, and it looks like Verizon came through. The Samsung Galaxy Note II is now available on Big Red, both in stores and online. You can pick yours up for $299 on a 2-year commitment. The phone comes with all the standards: 5.5-inch non-PenTile HD SuperAMOLED screen ...

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Galaxy Note II on sale: $175 for new customers, $200 for upgrade through Amazon Wireless

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If you’re the phablet type, then you’re probably ga-ga over the Galaxy Note II. Fortunately for you, buddy, Amazon Wireless has a deal for you: $175 for a GNII on a new contract, or $200 for an upgrade – both with AT&T. The rub? Both devices are listed as backordered, so ...

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Google Chrome to align versions across all platforms by early 2013

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In a Google+ post by the Chrome team, we should hopefully be seeing an alignment of all Chrome versions – including Android – by early next year: Q. Chrome for Android is still at v18, while regular Chrome is at v23. When will Chrome for Android catch up? A. Soon! We expect an ...

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Nexus 4 available again through T-Mobile website

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T-Mobile is once again selling the Nexus 4 on their website. The carrier quickly ran out after putting it up on their page just days ago, but is now back, hopefully with a bit more supply. The device is still $199 on a new 2-year contract. The device is also heading back up for sale... Read More

Android 4.2.1 OTA update rolling out for Nexus 4 and Nexus 10

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Thank goodness for the folks over at XDA. According to 2 separate (yet equal?) threads, we’re seeing OTA updates coming to both the Nexus 10 and the Nexus 4. The update comes just in time, as we will be seeing the Nexus 4 on sale in the states again here in just about an hour... Read More