Straight Talk by TracFone adds second Android phone to lineup with LG Optimus Q

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While not exactly a name synonymous with the latest technology and gadgets, Straight Talk, which is a branch of TracFone, has added a second Android phone to their lineup. The LG Optimus Q has been slated to the lower-end carrier for $179.99 when paired up with the company’s $45 monthly ...

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Droid 4 may be closer to release than expected, thanks to a leaked pic from Verizon’s systems

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Thanks to a leaked pic of Verizon’s internal systems, it looks like we may be closer to the release of the Motorola DROID 4 than we expected. The leaked shot shows the DROID 4 to be in Verizon’s network (probably just for testing) as of 11/6. If this follows the XOOM 2, which ...

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U.S. Cellular announces Samsung Repp and new phone trade-in program

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U.S. Cellular has made two new announcements: a new Android phone, dubbed the Samsung Repp, and a new phone trade-in program. The Samsung Repp is a low- to mid-range phone, with specs that include: Android 2.3 (Gingerbread) 3.2-inch HVGA LCD touchcreen 3 megapixel camera 800 MHz processor 2GB ...

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Verizon to give 4G smartphone users double data for the normal data price

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Are you on Verizon with a 4G device, and find yourself torqued about the amount of data you get for the price? Well, Verizon has decided that, for eligible 4G smartphone-toting users, the price should remain, but the data should double. Starting Tuesday, any customer with a 4G smartphone will ...

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US Cellular to launch their 4G LTE network in six states in 2012

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US Cellular has announed this afternoon that they will be pushing out their 4G LTE network in Q1 of 2012 in six states. Locations include (in alphabetical order): Iowa: Cedar Rapids, Davenport, Des Moines Maine: Bangor, Portland North Carolina: Greenville Wisconsin: Madison, Milwaukee, Racine ...

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Galaxy S II on T-Mobile overclocked to 1.8GHz

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Love your T-Mo Galaxy S II, or simply green with envy at those who have one? Well, prepare to either fall further in love or turn a darker shade of green, as the GS II on T-Mobile has gotten some overclock love… 1.8GHz worth, to be exact. The CPU in the T-Mo SGS2 is a... Read More

Samsung Galaxy Nexus gets rooted, ready for developer onslaught

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The Samsung Galaxy Nexus is all the rage right now, and everyone knows it. Now, thanks to the infamous Paul O’Brien, this little gem has root access ready and waiting the second it hits your hot little hands. According to Paul, the genius headmaster behind MoDaCo, he’s got a root ...

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Verizon to bump back Motorola DROID RAZR release to 11:11 AM on 11/11/11?

Looks like the marketing carnival wagon has no plans of passing up the Motorola DROID RAZR, as a leaked screenshot shows the release date of the device to have changed. While we were originally being told Nov. 10th for the official date, it looks like some internal documents may be showing us ...

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New Android Market being pushed out, includes WiFi-only updates, auto shortcuts, and more…

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A new version of the Android market is currently being pushed out, bearing the mark 3.3.11, and it includes some pretty cool new features. While the latest and greatest capabilities aren’t necessarily in the forefront of the new Market, the cool stuff shows up behind the scenes. Stuff ...

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Win 1 of 5 Charging Vaults from AndroidGuys and Seidio

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Last week, we ran a review of one of Seidio’s new products, the Charging Vault. This device is a must have for any power-hungry user, and can come in handy when you’re in the worst need of every drop of charge you can get. Now, AndroidGuys is teaming up with Seidio to bring you ...

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Seidio Charging Vault: Power your device on the go [Review]

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Seidio, one of the world’s leading providers of cell phone and mobile device accessories, recently released a new product: the Seidio Charging Vault. This device functions as not only a replacement wall charger for your devices, but the plug itself is an extended battery. Here’s how ...

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New Evo 3D security update to go live today, specific fixes not listed

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If you’re an Evo 3D user, there’s some good news about your device hitting the streets today. HTC is releasing a security update for the HTC Evo 3D and will begin rolling it out to phones on the 27th of October, but you can manually pull the update as of this morning. Sprint tells ...

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ZTE to make Boost Mobile debut with the ZTE Warp

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ZTE, a company that we primarily see across the lake in places like Korea, has decided to give the U.S. some love with their newly announced “ZTE Warp.” The company is debuting the new device on Boost mobile, and it comes with: Android 2.3 Gingerbread 4.3″ display Micro SD ...

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HTC Beats Audio API to Become Available to Developers

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HTC’s got a fever, and the only prescription is more cowbell beats. When HTC gobbled up some stock in Beats by Dr. Dre, it had yet to be seen what the company planned to do with it. However, now HTC is working on releasing some delicious API goodies for Beats, now that the platform has... ...

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Miss Last Night’s Ice Cream Sandwich / Galaxy Nexus Announcement? Watch It Here

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Relive the Android 4.0 and Galaxy Nexus announcement...or watch it for the first time.

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