March 31, 2015

Devs Root the Barnes & Noble Nook

“thought i would share this with you before going to bed. it took only 120 hours after launch (12/8/2009) 2 root #nook. world record? gnight“ That was the last tweet from nookdevs last night. One of the more interesting details is ...

App Review: Fring

Fring for Android differs itself from competing IM clients on Android by also containing some VOIP goodness to separate it from the crowd. It is essentially a communication app: however you want to contact your friends, it can be done from Fring ...

First Photos Taken On the HTC Nexus One Leaked

Thanks to Picasa, we now have photographs taken by the Nexus One, and while these photographs let us know that the Nexus One’s camera is a pretty good quality one, it also tells us a lot about the phone itself. For one, a quick look at the ...

HTC’s Legend Likely to be Hero Successor

If we were to base opinions solely off of first impressions, the recently leaked HTC Legend appears to be the likely followup to the ever-popular Hero.  The chaps at ai.rs blog just tipped us off to a much clearer image of the Legend and based ...

The Nexus One is the HTC Passion

Hot off of the tweets yesterday that confirmed the coming of the actual Google Phone, come these photos that were posted on Twitter last night by two different people. @sansivar posted the photo you see here, along with the simple, eponymous ...

First Photos of the “Nexus One” Google Phone

The first picture of one of the phones given out by Google, this past weekend, has finally been leaked. If I’m not mistaking, it looks eerily similar to the HTC Passion and somewhat like the Bravo. Rumored to launch in early 2010, the ...

ODROID On Its Way to Early-Bird Devs

The ODROID Developer Edition package is now available worldwide and has begun deployment to the 300 developers that pre-ordered back in September. Will the ODROID gain any traction in the gaming community and break into the market that the iPod ...

Google Employees “Dogfooding” a Mobile Lab

The big Android news this weekend is piecing together whether or not Google employees were given handsets which will end up being “The Google Phone” that’s often been rumored.  We posted an article earlier today about the ...

Stolen Opus One Ends up Online

Here’s an odd tale of sorts.  A YouTube user who goes by the handle of jay84305 allegedly grabbed a Motorola Opus One from somewhere in Florida’s South Beach area after a Motorola or Sprint employee dropped it. He then decided he would ...

Acer Liquid A1 Headed for AT&T?

My dream phone, the Acer Liquid A1 has seemingly been approved by the FCC.  This approval includes details that the phone will allow both 850mhz and 1900mhz HSDPA bands.  Hopefullly we will be seeing this baby on AT&T soon as it sports a ...

Grooveshark Arrives on Android for VIP Members

Online music search engine, streaming service, and recommendation tool Grooveshark is now available for Android. The app, like its web counterpart, allows users to search for, stream, and upload music. And like the best things in life, ...

Orange’s ‘Click-and-Go’ Application Store

Orange recently launched a new platform called Application Store which aims to shorten the distance from developers to the final applications consumer. It will allow a ‘click-and-go’ access to applications and services similar to Orange TV, ...

Crapplications: Part 1

Note from the Editor: Introducing Guest Writer Chris Sewell (@csewell08). Chris will be joining us for a series of rants on applications he considers “crap.” We hope you enjoy his comedic stance on what it means to lack quality. ...

For Acer, One is the Loneliest Number

With the release of the Acer A1 into the Honk Kong and Taiwanese markets earlier this week, it appears that Acer will not be content with just one. According to the vice president of Acer’s Smart Handheld Business in Asia, Roger Yuen, Acer ...