ASUS Transformer 3.2 Update Rolling Out Tomorrow!

Tomorrow, ASUS Transformer users will be able to update to Android 3.2. The image above is obviously a tweet from the official ASUS Twitter account, and it’s boasting some “much needed” features. The update includes: SD Card Support Proper Application Scaling Optimization for ...

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Hotel Tonight Brings Last Minute Hotel Bookings to Android

There are numerous hotel booking sites/apps that offer a plethora of discounts to users. Most of these discounts require advanced booking and fit the organized traveler just fine. But what if you’re a fly-by-the-seat-of-your-pants kind of person? Sure you could call around looking for a ...

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Android Magazine Hits UK News Stands July 28, U.S. in “Few Weeks”

A new magazine dedicated to your favorite mobile operating system is set to hit news stands in the UK starting tomorrow, July 28th.  Imagine Publishing is launching an old-school print magazine called Android Magazine specifically aimed at users of Android smart phones and tablets.  Although ...

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Vodafone Loses Patience, Cancels Evo 3D

You know that saying, “Patience is a virtue?” Well, it would seem that it’s not Vodafone’s strongest, as they’ve pulled the HTC Evo 3D from their “Coming Soon” page. HTC was having some supply issues, so the device was delayed. The geniuses at Vodafone ...

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Verizon Indicates Their Galaxy S II Will be 4G LTE Ready [UPDATE]

The official twitter account for Verizon support has just made it known that their version of the Samsung Galaxy S II will be ready for the 4G LTE network.  This is the first time we’ve heard this information and we should note that this is not part of some formal press release.  Carriers ...

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HTC Vigor Benchmarks Point to Dual-Core 1.5GHz Handset with 720p Display

A fresh set of benchmarks from a previously unknown HTC handset have the Android universe in a tizzy today.  Why? Because, if they prove to be true, we have one fantastic smart phone on the horizon.  According to NenaMark scores submitted by an anonymous user, the HTC ADR6425LVW rocks a ...

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Samsung Hosting Galaxy Tab 10.1 Event on August 3 for Major Software Update

Samsung just pinged our inbox to tell us about an event to be held next week in New York which centers around a software update for Galaxy Tab 10.1.  And not just any update, but a “major” software update.  Members of the press are invited to attend the show (11 a.m. to 1 p.m.)and ...

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Despite What You’ve Heard, Gingerbread Not Yet Available for Xperia X10

Some of you may have heard that Sony Ericsson has begun rolling out the Gingerbread update for the Xperia X10 handset.  You’d be forgiven if you thought it was really happening as there were even official pictures and details trickling out across the internet.  Unfortunately, someone ...

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Sharp FX Plus Spied With AT&T Branding in Walmart Brochure

Remember that sliding QWERTY from Sharp that surfaced nearly two months ago?  At the time, we incorrectly surmised that it could be a possible Android-powered Sidekick handset for T-Mobile.  Shortly after we published the post we learned that the Sharp device was found to have support for ...

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SPB Shell 3D Hits v1.2 with a Host of New Features

Popular home screen replacement/user interface SPB Shell 3D has been updated again this week, tossing in a number of oft-requested features. Aside from general improvements in settings and general design, v1.2 now includes a bookmarks folder, a better contacts widget, and 3D edit mode. SPB also ...

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Samsung Sells 5 Million Galaxy S II Handset in First 85 Days

Samsung’s Galaxy S II may not be in the United States just yet but that doesn’t mean the phone isn’t a runaway hit.  According to new figures the Android-powered smart phone has sold 5 million units in the first 85 days, considerably better than its predecessor.  What’s ...

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Droid X2 Gingerbread Update On the Horizon

Verizon Wireless dropped a couple Motorola Droid X2 software update pdfs onto the site exposing what should be a “very soon” Gingerbread update. While this update will bring Droid X2 users the many enhancements that come with Gingerbread, it is also set to fix numerous issues: ...

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Motorola XOOM Owners Must Wait Until September to Receive Their Free Verizon LTE Upgrade

It’s been 5 months since Verizon released the Honeycomb packing behemoth known as the Motorola XOOM. Early adopters were slapped with the disappointing news of no Flash support, no SD card support, and no LTE support. Of course Big Red promised said functionality would be coming soon and ...

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Samsung Galaxy Skin Concept Spotted, Confuses and Amazes Us

Back at CES, we got a sneak peek at Samsung’s flexible AMOLED screens. Well, we’re finally seeing them take shape (see what I did there?) with the “Samsung Galaxy Skin”, a concept phone that blew our minds when we first laid eyes on it. Now, at the moment it’s just ...

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Toshiba Thrive Gets Root, SuperUser, and ClockworkMod

The dev team for the Toshiba Thrive has obtained a stable root, super user permissions, and ClockworkMod recovery. Apparently the root is still under testing, and there is no guarantee it will work, so it may take some time to get out all the kinks. A word from one of the devs behind this root: ...

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