Skype 2.5 Adds Video Chat Support for 14 New Devices, Including Galaxy Tab 10.1

The Skype blog put a post up yesterday, notifying readers and followers of a new version of their Android application. Released today, v2.5 adds support for video chat on an additional 14 devices, including the Galaxy Tab 10.1 and Motorola XOOM. What’s more, the update also includes the ...

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Samsung Stratosphere Gets Detailed as it Preps for Verizon Release

The guys over at Droid-Life were able to get their hands on a leaked Verizon detail and comparison chart for the Samsung Stratosphere. The Stratosphere will be Verizon’s first 4G LTE device equipped with a physical keyboard. The device itself remains a “mid-tier” affordable ...

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Could the ZTE T98 Arrive as First Tegra 3 Tablet?

A new 7-inch tablet from ZTE has surfaced in China bearing some rather interesting details. Take a look at that image up there at the top; It’s the first tablet found running a Tegra 3 chipset. Specifications for this guy include a 1280×800 resolution 7-inch display, 1GB RAM, 16GB ...

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ZTE Smart Tab 7 Spied Loitering at FCC

A ZTE Smart Tab 7 was recently found hanging out in the FCC, giving us an early hint at yet another Android tablet headed for the United States.  Very little is known about the device save for its support for Wi-Fi, 3G, and Bluetooth connectivity however the name points to a 7-inch display.  As ...

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A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to World Domination

Google purchased the Android, Inc. company back in 2005, then announced the Open Handset Alliance in, 2007.  Then in the Fall of 2008, the lowly T-Mobile G1 was open to the public.  But the initial business model that Google put forth may have gone awry in the time since up to now. In the ...

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Verizon Flipping the LTE Switch for Another 26 Markets Today

Verizon continues its barrage of LTE rollouts today by flipping the 4G switch on for 26 new markets. I know many of you are waiting for LTE to hit your area so you can run out and purchase a 4G device like the Droid Bionic so I’ll cut the small talk and go straight to... Read More

NVIDIA Kal-El Tablets Coming This Year, Smartphones Due Next Year

NVIDIA is a world renowned technology brand with many fans in the mobile world. Just about everyone is familiar with Tegra 2, the first dual-core mobile processor which was introduced in the LG Optimus 2X. A lot of smartphones and tablets are now coming with Tegra 2 processors, and its ...

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HTC Files Suit Against Apple, Uses Patents Obtained by Google

It’s about time we saw a manufacturer fire back at Apple’s extraneous patent lawsuits. I suppose it doesn’t surprise me that HTC fired the first shots today. That’s right, HTC has filed several patent lawsuits against the fruity corporation. In the past year, Google ...

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Sprinkle (Review)

Late last week we informed you of Sprinkle hitting the Android Market, a game where you help an alien species inhabiting Titan, one of the moons of Saturn. Earthlings have crashed through Saturn’s rings, sending meteors crashing into Titan, it’s your job to help this alien race by ...

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Toshiba Thrive Review

At first blush, the Toshiba Thrive could be mistaken for a “rugged” Android tablet.  Given the thick design and ridged back side, it’s easy to see why someone might skip on by this device and on to more sleek and sophisticated-looking devices.  You know, devices from bigger names such as ...

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Get a Clear Look at Sprint’s Galaxy S II Epic 4G Touch

We’re but one day away from getting the official announcement, but we now have a very clear indication as to how the Sprint version of the Galaxy S II looks.  Assumed to carry the name of Epic 4G Touch when it debuts in the next few weeks, it’s a slim, sleek, and sexy on the... Read More

Leaked RUU Provides Hardware Specs, Image for HTC Kingdom

New details have emerged for the HTC Kingdom which confirm early rumors and specifications as well as provide new bits of information. According to a leaked ROM Update Utility (RUU) and its build.prop file, we can look forward to seeing this device in multiple carrier iterations. Sprint ...

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Best Buy’s One-Day-Sale Sets Atrix 4G, Nexus S 4G, Samsung Fascinate Free

Best Buy is back at it again, giving away free phones in a limited one day sale. This time around consumers will have a trio of Android devices to select from in the form of the Motorola Atrix 4G (AT&T), Nexus S 4G from Google (Sprint), or the Samsung Fascinate (Verizon). Each will be ...

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What Is The HTC Lavie?

As I was writing the post on HTC CloseConnect this morning, I started poking around the U.S. Patent and Trademarks website.  I happened across a new trademark filing from HTC dated August 4th which sounds like it could be a new Android handset.  The term HTC Lavie was filed at the same time as ...

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Is Amazon Expecting to Move 1 Million Tablets Per Month?

Could Amazon be expecting to sell upwards of 3 million of their Android tablets this fall?  If the information provided to CENS.com is right, then that’s exactly what they’re hoping to see happen.  According to new details, Quanta Computer Inc., the company tasked with providing the ...

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