NVIDIA explains “fifth core,” HTC launching it at MWC?

fifth core

Just a few hours ago, we mentioned a mysterious post from HTC on their Facebook page, a simple phone with the number 5 in it, with the caption “this Sunday you’ll see something fast.” We were quite puzzled, until now. NVIDIA just released a blog post, that might just clear up ...

Read More

HTC Ville and Huawei Prism show up in T-Mobile inventory, slated for April launch?

t-mobile_logo_feature

T-Mobile just announced the Galaxy S Blaze 4G, and it seems they are already bringing out their next-gen devices. We’ve been hearing for quite some time that the HTC Ville will hit Magenta, but it was just a rumor with no grounds. The guys over at TmoNews were lucky enough to get their ...

Read More

ICS-powered ViewSonic ViewPad G70 leaked, headed for Barcelona?

viewsonic-logo

Last year, ViewSonic introduced a lot of decent tablets, like the ViewPad 7e, ViewPad 7X and ViewPad 730. It looks like Viewsonic is ready to rock in 2012, as our friends over at Pocket-Lint managed to get some leaked information about the ViewPad G70, ViewSonic’s first ever Android ...

Read More

Samsung R920 turns out to be the Galaxy S Lightray 4G for MetroPCS

metropcs_logo

A month ago, we showed you the first leaked shots of an upcoming 4G device, the Samsung R920, for MetroPCS. The device, as we have just learned, was actually the Samsung Conquer 4G, which is available in the U.S. on Sprint. Now MetroPCS is planning to launch it as the Samsung Galaxy S Lightray ...

Read More

Fujitsu to announce quad-core ICS phone at MWC

fujitsu_logo

Mobile World Congress is just few days away, and it seems that Japanese giant Fujitsu is getting ready to make a comeback in the smartphone game by announcing a phenomenal phone in Barcelona. Unwired View is reporting that Fujitsu will be launching a quad-core device at MWC with ICS. This might ...

Read More

Huawei MediaPad 10 leaked, to be announced at MWC?

huawei_logo_feature

It’s rumored that Huawei will announce their next tablet, the MediaPad 10, at MWC next week. Now a Russian blog has leaked some details and photos of the Huawei MediaPad 10. Hi-Tech Mail claims that the tablet comes with an 8MP camera, a front-facing shooter, a screen aspect ratio of ...

Read More

LG Cayman, Droid Fighter tipped for Verizon lineup

lg-cayman-droid-fighter-feature

Two of Verizon’s upcoming spring handsets have been leaked online, giving us a pair of new Android smartphones to look forward to seeing.  Thanks to the guys at Droid Life we now have a Droid Fighter and LG Cayman on our radar. Given that we’ve just learned of the new models we ...

Read More

T-Mobile schedules $149 Galaxy S Blaze 4G for late March

tmob_blaze4g_feature

The dual-core Android smartphone should arrive some 90 days after its first official announcement.

Read More

Previously filed patent could bring voice commands to Google TV

Google TV logo

It appears that Google quietly applied for a patent back in September, that might just make Google TV a lot easier to use. Essentially, the technology they’re trying to patent would use an Android phone as a transmitter of sort, and the user could give voice commands to Google TV through ...

Read More

Google steps up its check-in game with latest Google Maps update

Latitude screenshot

We haven’t heard much from Google on their location-based Latitude service, until now. The Google Maps app was recently updated, and by extension, the Latitude service. The update brings something that just might help it compete with other services like Foursquare: a leaderboard. Now ...

Read More

Google’s Sundar Pichai chats future of Chrome, Android app

pichai_stage_googleio_feature

The head honcho behind Google’s Chrome effort, Sundar Pichai, recently spent a bit of time chatting with CNET about where the browser is now and where it’s going.  Rather than break down the full details, we’ll just pull apart the stuff that matters more to Android users.  In ...

Read More

First look at AT&T’s Samsung Rugby Smart

samsung_rugby_smart_feature

The first two images of AT&T’s upcoming Samsung Rugby Smart have arrived online, giving us a glimpse into what lies ahead for Ma Ball customers.  Uncovered by Pocketnow, the official-looking renders show a very basic, albeit rugged, form factor. Details for the yet-announced ...

Read More

ZTE Mimosa X is first NVIDIA smartphone with Icera modem

zte_mimosa_x_feature

The ZTE handset is the first to feature the new low-cost/high-performance chipset from NVIDIA.

Read More

B&N launching 8GB version of Nook Tablet, slashing price of Nook Color

barnes_noblelogo

  Barnes and Nobles will be launching a cheaper 8GB version of the Nook Tablet in Wal-Mart stores across the country this week. Apart from the memory, everything will be the same under the hood. Due to less internal memory, the price will be shaved to at least $199.99. B&N also plans ...

Read More

Jawbone ICON HD Bluetooth Headset – [Review]

ICONHD man

Just like with my Jawbone JAMBOX, the packaging for Jawbone products are premium and are a prelude to what will be found inside.  Maybe not as good as Apple iDevices yet but they are getting close.  At first glance the Jawbone ICON HD could be just another bluetooth headset…not so.  With ...

Read More