March 31, 2015

Best Buy Goofs Up, Sells Intercept Early

Accidents do happen!  Apparently the Samsung Intercept escaped a Best Buy Mobile booth a little sooner than its July 11th launch date.  It seems a Best Buy Mobile employee sold the phone for $100 without realizing it hadn’t been launched ...

Popular Facebook App “Bloo” Goes Open Source

Bloo developer Dimitris Couchell recently announced he is making his popular Facebook application open source.  Couchell cites lack of time as the main reason for making the source code available and who can blame him.  He recently started ...

Android Boosts HTC Q2 Earnings

Thanks to phones like the Droid Incredible, EVO 4G, and Nexus One, Taiwanese handset maker HTC just announced a fantastic second quarter. Sales are up 58 percent year-to-year with net profit growing 33 percent over the same time frame. Of course ...

PriceGrabber’s Android App Released

Popular online shopping site, PriceGrabber.com has announced the release of their native Android application. Much like the online shopping experience, the app lets users search, compare, and purchase products from a catalog that spans 25 ...

LG Launches Optimus Series of Android Devices

Yesterday LG unveiled the Optimus line of Android devices which they claim will highlight the company’s ability to produce devices that “tame consumers’ information-dominated lives.” The Optimus line will feature ten new ...

Back to School Sale Inlcudes Motorola Charm

Happy 4th of July weekend to everyone! TmoNews has posted the above picture, which shows that T-Mobile will be offering up the Motorola Charm free for the upcoming back-to-school season. This clashes with previous rumors that place it at $75, ...

Droid to Join the Froyo Family on July 13th?

DroidLife is claiming they have viable information from their “most reliable source” that the original Verizon Droid will be getting some (official) Froyo love on July 13th. This would go hand-in-hand with the rumor we covered ...

Samsung Galaxy S 2? Already?

The Samsung Galaxy S blitz has barely gotten off the ground around the world and yet Russian website Itrans (translated) is saying they have the first pictures of its alleged successor.  While we wait for our Vibrant, Fascinate, Epic 4G, and ...

HTC Vision Spotted?

This tip comes from Engadget, who broke the news yesterday evening that the rumored HTC Vision may have been spotted in the wild. There’s not much to go on at the moment, as there are only two pictures, but I’m sure even these images ...

Adobe Air For Android Leaked [UPDATE]

An early version of Adobe AIR for Android has been leaked.  When I say early, I mean VERY EARLY.  For those living under a rock, Adobe AIR essentially allows developers to easily make applications or tools that can be used across multiple ...

Updated Dell Streak Root Method Released

Paul O’Brien, the genius behind MoDaCo, has just released an updated “superboot” rooting method for the Dell Streak.  According to Paul, this root method differs a little from what we’re used to seeing, but still gets the ...

App Review: Foursquare

Social Networking has become the leading way of communicating with friends, both current and from our past.  With Foursquare, you can check-in to places, become mayor, and earn badges, all while stalking your friends!  It’s a very easy to ...