Is the Samsung Celox an LTE Version of Galaxy S II?

The first details of an LTE-capable Samsung Galaxy S II have begun to come into focus, leading up to a rumored September announcement. According to reports, the handset carries a codename of Celox and features specifications that fall closely in line with other Samsung products of the year, ...

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Verizon, AT&T Putting Foot Down on Illegal Tethering

Verizon and AT&T have had enough of your illegal tethering and they’re not going to sit back any longer.  The two carriers have recently started taking preventative measures to ensure you ultimately pay for those tiered/usage-based data plans and the accompanying tethering options. ...

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VIZIO’s New 8″ Tablet Hits Stores at Just Under $300

You will now be able to purchase VIZIO’s 8″ “budget” tablet at select stores nationwide. This 8″ 1024×768 capacitive multitouch tablet hopes to become your home entertainment companion without draining your wallet. If you take a look at the hardware you’ll ...

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Sprint Leak Reveals Upcoming EVO Design 4G, Motorola Admiral

A fresh Sprint leak coming in the middle of the night confirms the name of the upcoming Galaxy S II and also tips the hand on a pair of new devices in the process.  As recently uncovered, the Galaxy S II has been changed from Within to Epic 4G Touch, all but confirming the sliding... Read More

MetroPCS Announces Samsung Admire for Upcoming School Season

MetroPCS announced early this morning that they will be soon offering the Samsung Admire as part of a back-to-school shopping promotion.  The carrier stopped just short of giving a price and actual launch date but did say that it would be the ” perfect choice for first-time smartphone ...

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[Update]YouTube App for Android Updated, New Uploading UI and More…

The official YouTube App for Android has been updated to version 2.2.14. This update is primarily focused around video uploading as it includes a new uploading UI along with the ability to edit title, description and privacy of uploaded videos. Great additions for those mobile YouTubers out ...

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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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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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