Android Upgrades: Who To Trust

Of course the past won't tell us the future, but it will give us expectations. Some manufacturers showed that they failed at upgrading their phones to a newer platform version. This article shows how much.

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Alltel Gets Android 2.1-Powered LG Axis

Even if it actually is last year's Verizon LG Ally, Alltel subscribers have another Android phone to look forward too. Starting today, customers can pick one up for $89.99 after a $50 mail-in rebate.

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TeleNav Releases Updated GPS Navigator, AT&T Customers Get First Dibs

One of my favorite names in turn-by-turn navigation, TeleNav, has just rolled out a new version of the GPS Navigator application into the Android Market.

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U.S. Cellular Offering All Android Devices on BOGO Through February 17th – Yes the Galaxy Tab, Too

U.S. Cellular just hit up our inbox with a deal worthy of Black Friday recognition. Starting today, the carrier is offering all of their Android devices on a buy-one-get-one deal through February 17th. Yeah, even the Samsung Galaxy Tab is part of the deal.

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HTC to Have 4G Smartphones on Every Major Carrier

Adding to their arsenal of 4G devices on Sprint and T-Mobile, HTC announced two additional 4G smartphones today at CES, the ThunderBolt for Verizon and the Inspire for AT&T. The ThunderBolt and Inspire will join the EVO Shift 4G, announced earlier in the week, EVO 4G, MyTouch 4G, and the ...

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AT&T Announces Plans to Deliver Nation’s Most Advanced Mobile Broadband Experience

As the US's only licensed iPhone dealer, AT&T has left a lot to be desired with providing their customers with the Android OS. Things are changing in 2011 for AT&T. According to their media release, they plan on releasing 20 new 4G devices by the end of the year, 12 of them being Android.

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Moving from iOS to Android for Christmas? Here’s What You Need to Know

So let’s say, hypothetically, you had that random family member who had been using an iPhone for a little while, and their jealousy of your phone caused them to desire to switch. If that story doesn’t work, insert your own. Chances are at least a few of you had friends or family who ...

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HTC: Sense Will Continue to Evolve Beyond Phones, Move Into Living Rooms and More

What started out a custom skin for Android phones back in 2009 has evolved into a user experience that, ultimately, will not be confined to handsets. HTC's Head of User Experience, Drew Bamford, was recently interviewed by Forbes where he outlined the future of Sense as a platform.

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HTC Knight Spied as PG0610 in Best Buy System

We're still waiting to hear something official from Sprint about the sliding QWERTY handset, the HTC EVO Shift 4G due any day. Previously listed with a product number of A7373, the Knight/Speedy has recently been spotted in Best Buy's internal system with a designation of PG0610.

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NookColor Gets Easier to Root with Auto-Nooter

Ahh, rooting. What was once a complicated and tedious process has become as simple as one-click rooting, or in this case, Auto-Nooter. Yeah, it's a funny name, but it's a useful tool if you've got a NookColor. Thanks to the guys over at XDA (mainly a user named Gabrial Destruir), Rooting your ...

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U.S. Cellular Offering “All Phones Free” December 17-24, Yes… ALL

U.S. Cellular’s got a fantastic holiday deal lined up, which kicks off later this week.  And like pretty much everything else the provider does, it’s something no other carrier would dare try. We just got word from the provider that they will be offering all of their phones for free ...

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How To Use The Android Emulator

The Nexus S hasn't been released yet, but besides the vague and instable custom ROMs, there is a legal way to try out Gingerbread. It's called the SDK Emulator, originally designed for developers to test their apps with the newest platforms with different configurations.

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Concept Watch from Fossil Connects to Android Phones

Fossil, the company who makes watches, wallets, money clips and more, have been quietly working on a new concept.  New to them, not necessarily to the world.  A small team within the company has put together a connected watch which will connect to Android and BlackBerry devices. Yes, there have ...

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MetroPCS Adds $179 Huawei Ascend to Android Lineup

MetroPCS has bolstered their smart phone lineup with the release of another Android handset, the Huawei Ascend.

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All Gingerbread ROMs Running On Phones

The Gingerbread source hasn't even been released yet, and people are already trying to get Gingerbread on their devices. To make clear which devices are supported by certain ROMs, XDA-developers has made a list of working ROMs. Because they're just ripped off the emulator, don't expect even the ...

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