RadioShack Bragging Up Tablet Offerings

RadioShack wants you to know that they’ve gotten pretty serious in the tablet game lately so they issued a press release.  If you’re in the market for a new tablet, they would love for you to consider them.  So what are they offering up? Well for starters, they recently added the ...

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U.S. Cellular Confirms XOOM for Early Summer

A U.S. Cellular spokesman has confirmed that the carrier will begin carrying the Motorola XOOM later this year. After hearing rumors and seeing a leaked document earlier this week, we checked in with the Chicago-based carrier, and a contact there confirmed that the device is on their roadmap, ...

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Xoom Headed to U.S. Cellular?

The Xoom is the Android tablet right now, at least in terms of mass media and acceptance. Of course, it's the only Honeycomb tablet that's actually on the market at the moment, but it still has a firm foot in the Android tablet game. According to a leaked screenshot obtained by AndroidCentral, ...

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Dell Streak 7 Now Available in the U.K.

  Dell has announced that the 7 inch cousin to the Dell Streak 5 is now available in the U.K. The FroYo tablet that launched in the U.S.A. in February is available on Dell U.K.’s site for £299, which will compete with the Samsung Galaxy Tab. The specs of the Streak 7 aren’t ...

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Acer Announces Competitvley Priced Honeycomb Tablet Pre-Order Open Now

One of the biggest issues that I have had with tablets like the Xoom is that while they are awesome eye candy, and I certainly want one, I believe Motorola and Verizon missed the boat on pricing the unit.  It is going to be compared by consumers to the iPad and iPad 2, and with... Read More

Galaxy S II Delayed a Bit to Allow for Hardware Improvements

Samsung’s new flagship handset line, the Galaxy S II, is said to be getting a hardware bump ahead of its launch. Announced with a dual-core 1GHz processor, it’s being reported that the company is ratcheting things up a bit to a 1.2GHz chipset. This puts it more in line with the ...

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Screenshot It Grabs Your Atrix’s Screen, No Root Required

Edward Kim, developer of the successful Car Locator app, recently updated his screenshot app, Screenshot It, with a special new feature: the ability to grab screenshots on an unrooted Motorola Atrix. Kim is keeping details of exactly how he accomplished this trick close to the vest, but if you ...

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Software Update Rolling Out for ATRIX 4G

Motorola is sending out an OTA update for ATRIX owners.  This new update, which Motorola encourages users to update over WiFi, will show improvements in: Bluetooth Battery Life Car Dock Fingerprint Reader Overall Stability of Phone They also stated that it will allow the display to turn off ...

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Rumor: LG Optimus Big to Join LG’s Optimus Lineup?

According to a recent rumor, LG is in the midst of making a new handset called the Optimus Big. (Of course “Big” is only the codename.) It’s said this device will  sport a 1 GHz single core processor, 4.3″ NOVA Display, and a T-DMB TV tuner. That last specs makes it ...

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Get Your WiFi Xoom at Costco March 27th

If you needed a reason to join one of the many bulk shopping clubs in the world, this could be it.  Costco has listed the Xoom WiFi only version on it site for sale at the price of $589.00.  The site is saying that all pre-ordered devices will ship out March 27th, which is just... Read More

HTC to Incredible S Users: NO ROOT FOR YOU!

Engadget is reporting this morning that the AndIRC team that has had some experience exposing the Thunderbolts locked bootloader and creating the root process has also identified the same lockout code in the Incredible S (which for us here in the States is probably going to be the Incredible ...

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Cellular South to Offer Xoom

If you are a customer of the independent Cellular South wireless carrier and are in the market for an Android powered tablet, there is good news for you today! Cell South has announced that it will be bringing the Honeycomb powered Motorola Xoom to it's customers, with a bit of incentive in ...

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Sprint Branded XOOM Poses For The Camera; Is The Atrix Next?

Didn’t see this one coming so close to CTIA. The Motorola XOOM has been spotted with Sprint branding, and the leak source looks pretty reliable. BGR has posted the image above which shows the device in all its glory. There’s no word on pricing or a release date. It’s also ...

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Kongregate Adds Honeycomb Support

Flash game arcade Kongregate has updated their Android app with an improved user interface as well as support for Android 3.0 Honeycomb. I must admit, playing addictive Flash games on a tablet sounds like something I could easily lose hours doing. Now, of course, all XOOM owners will need to ...

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Rumor: Moto Making Rugged, PTT, CDMA Andy For Sprint

A little birdie (not of the “Angry” type)  has informed us that some Sprint managers have been receiving emails from Motorola regarding an upcoming phone launch that will require an in-store advocate. Since Motorola makes nearly all of the Sprint/Nextel iDEN phones, this ...

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