Virgin Mobile’s Samsung Intercept to Receive Froyo in the Coming Weeks

Virgin Mobile is one of the largest pre-paid networks in the USA. They are offering a few Android powered devices, and the Samsung Intercept is one of them. The Virgin Mobile version of the Intercept is the same that has been released on Sprint, but with one glaring difference, the Sprint ...

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Verizon Droid Incredible 2 Press Shots Leaked

HTC announced some new devices at the Mobile World Congress this year, of which the Incredible S looked to be the most promising device. We know that the Incredible S will hit Verizon as the Droid Incredible 2 and we also saw some spy shots of the phone with Verizon branding, making us wonder ...

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INQ Launches the Cloud Touch Facebook Handset

Engadget is reporting today that INQ has launched the Cloud Touch handset in the UK, firing the first shot in what is sure to be the "Facebook Phone Wars". While HTC is preparing to release two handsets that have dedicated Facebook buttons this summer, INQ decided to beat the "quietly ...

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Verizon to Launch 16 GB Motorola XOOM?

If a leaked internal Verizon screenshot is to be believed, it looks like Motorola is working on a more affordable 16 GB model of the  Motorola XOOM for the carrier. And like the 32 GB version, it’s said to be upgradeable to 4G LTE. The screenshot looks legit but still we should wait for ...

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Hasbro to Bring Their Characters to Life on Android

As a dad with kids who are as fascinated as I am with cool electronic toys, I am always on the lookout for apps that they can play and interact with as an alternative to just using them for gaming. During my morning rounds of the press releases for the day, I came across a presser from Hasbro ...

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Toshiba Android Tablet Coming Soon to Best Buy

2011 is the year of tablets, with a lot of big companies bringing good tablets to the market. Joining PC makers like Acer and ASUS is Toshiba, with a new tablet officially announced on Best Buy’s as “coming soon.” Toshiba is one of the leading laptop and TV makers in the world ...

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CyanogenMod 7 Released

The release version of CyanogenMod 7, the Gingerbread-based version of the popular custom ROM available for more than two dozen devices, is available tonight, after iterating through four release candidates over the past couple of months.

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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

New AllSport GPS Mobile Apps for Google Android Phones by Trimble

Fitness Buff? Cycling Fanatic? Walking Enthusiast?  Trimble AllSport GPS Mobile App has you covered!  The app has incorporated more than 20 fitness stats as well as calorie burn to help you reach your fitness goal.  Plan ahead with real-time weather forecasts, view parks and maps and with the ...

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Parlor.fm Releases Voice-Controlled Networking App

Would you like to actually “chat” in a chat room?   Are you job hunting or just wanting to talk sports?  If these fit into you’re lifestyle you may be in luck.  Parlor.fm has launched a voice-based mobile networking app. Who needs a keyboard anymore?  Just say what you want to ...

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T-Mobile G2 getting Gingerbread this summer?

Last year, T-Mobile USA launched the T-Mobile G2, which is a true successor to the first Android powered phone known as the T-mobile G1. The T-Mobile G2 is an amazing phone and it brings a true Google experience to the users. Android 2.3 Gingerbread has been out a long time now and already ...

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Urban Airship Launches In-App Purchases for Android

One of the major sources of revenue friction for developers has been the lack of a mechanism for in-app purchases within Android applications.  Google recently announced that in-app purchases were rolled out for Android, indicating for us that we would begin to see different developers and ...

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HTC first-quarter profit triples, thanks to Android

There is no doubt that HTC is one of the leading mobile phone brands in the world. They have created some amazing handsets like HTC Desire, HTC Hero and many more. In 2008, HTC and Google officially launched the first ever Android powered handset in the market which is known as the G1, a.k.a ...

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VZW to drop 1 yr contracts?

Word around the net is indicating that Big Red, aka Verizon Wireless, will be dropping their 1 yr customer agreements beginning April 17, 2011.  Including those who are “employee liable end users” (ELEU), any business customers without an ECPD profile and the “grandfathered” Alltel Lifetime ...

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Google Releases New Android Tools for Google Apps Admins

Google today announced on their Enterprise blog that they have added 3 more Android based tools for administrators of companies who make use of Google’s enterprise suite of web apps.  (please note this is not an update to google apps for Android itself). The first tool will allow ...

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