LG Trumpets 1 Million Optimus Handsets Sold in 40 Days

LG has issued a press release today which finds the handset maker celebrating monumental sales figures. Thanks to low-cost phones like T-Mobile's Optimus T and Sprint's Optimus S, LG's Optimus line has crossed one million sold in 40 days.

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HTC submits trademark for “EVO shift 4G”

It appears as though HTC has gone the route of a series of branded phone lines to help users want their phones. We’ve got the Desire and the Desire HD, The Mytouch line, the HD2/7, and now it appears HTC is looking to grow the EVO into a line with their latest trademark submission ...

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LG Steps up to the Plate Again with VZW “Vortex”

The list of Android smartphone that didn’t really make the bill seems to be increasing at a much slower rate recently. The hardware manufacturers have all had a little time in the field, and their experience is bringing them to release either what they consider to be THE device, or a ...

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Are all Samsung Galaxy S screens created equally?

There is no doubting that the best screens on an Android phone right now belong to the Samsung Galaxy S line. Anyone who has heard Samsung talk about their screens, it's almost like a mantra for them to talk about how the blacks are blacker, the colors are brighter, and it offers one of the ...

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Samsung Releases Source Code for Galaxy Tabs

Samsung released the open source code of their Galaxy Tab OS to any and all interested parties to grab.

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Best Buy Black Friday Deals for Android

We're back with another Black Friday post for you guys. This time around, we're looking at the retail behemoth that is Best Buy.

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AT&T’s Galaxy Tab Expected November 21 with $649 Price Tag

AT&T is the last of the big four carriers to announce pricing and availability for the Samsung Galaxy Tab. Already available for T-Mobile and coming to Verizon and Sprint over the next few days, the Galaxy Tab carries an off-contract in the price range of $599-$649 which is exactly where ...

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Android Deals at Radio Shack on Black Friday!

With but little more than two weeks to go before Black Friday, we expect to see a handful of retailers' ads leaked left and right. The first one we felt compelled to share with you guys is Radio Shack.

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Android 2.2 Leaking to Select Vibrant, Epic 4G Handsets

Samsung has made their Android 2.2 Froyo build available to Galaxy S handsets in the UK, but when will it hit the United States? According to the latest batch of related news, this could be sooner, rather than later.

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Verizon to Set LG Vortex Free (After Rebate)

Verizon looks to be following Sprint and T-Mobile's lead with their new LG handsets. According to documents obtained by Engadget, the nation's largest carrier is going to offer the LG Vortex for free, after mail-in rebate.

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Market Bug Showing Yahoo! Video Chat for non T-Mobile Customers

Android Purity is reporting today that the Yahoo! Video Chat app, that is supposed to be exclusively for T-Mobile customers, is showing up in the Android market for non-magenta subscribers.  In this case specifically, a Sprint user. Judging from the screen shots posted, its looks as though ...

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Tonight on AGTN!

This week on AGTN, our host Ray Walters is back from vacation and back in the saddle, and he has the usual motley crew of Android Geeks and Dweebs with him to talk about our favorite green Android! Topics we will be covering tonight: 1.  We will be talking with Todd from Bloom Worlds about... ...

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What T-mobile should do about “4G”

Ever since HSPA+ was announced, there have been whispers of T-Mobile calling the upgrade  an enhancement to 4G service. After the network was deployed, and handsets started being released, the whispers grew into unreleased marketing material. Now that there is a phone in which multiple meanings ...

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Galaxy Tab Pre-orders at Best Buy Now!

Samsung's Galaxy Tab will be THE device this christmas. Available on each of the four carriers, plus a WiFi version due out "soon". If you are looking to get one for yourself and someone else, you should consider making sure you can get your hands on one early.

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More Galaxy Tab Drop Info (Best Buy / T-Mo Info)

More news has surfaced today about the upcoming Galaxy Tab Android tablet.  First up is the news dropped by tmonews.com concerning the T-Mobile release date and pricing for Samsung’s new hotness. TmoNews is reporting that they got verifications from sources that T-Mobile is going to be ...

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