AT&T Taps LG Thrill 4G With September 4 Launch

Months after initially unveiling the 3D smart phone, AT&T is finally ready to release the LG Thrill 4G. According to a message posted on the carrier’s Facebook page yesterday, the phone goes on sale this coming Sunday, September 4th. Pricing for the glasses-free 3D Android handset, is ...

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Samsung Impulse 4G Leaks as AT&T’s First 4G LTE Handset

The phone you’re looking at to the left is said to be AT&T’s first 4G LTE-ready handset, the Samsung Impulse 4G.  According to the Boy Genius Report this phone may ultimately prove to be AT&T’s version of the Droid Charge.  Based on the first look here, we have no ...

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AndroidGuys Weekly Wrap-Up: Google Buys Motorola, Droid HD Appears, and More!

Let’s take a look back at some of the bigger, more newsworthy items from the last week, shall we?  There was plenty to talk about in the world of Android, but we’ve narrowed it down to a few items.  Hit the break to watch Phil run through some of the stuff we’re still talking ...

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HTC Puccini to be Re-Branded as Jetstream for AT&T, Arrive in Early October

New details have emerged this week which begin to tie up a few loose ends for HTC’s first 10-inch tablet.  Initially known as the ‘Puccini‘, the device is expected to arrive with Android 3.X Honeycomb and HTC’s custom Sense UI for tablets. Information obtained by ...

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HTC Holiday Found on Craigslist Confirms Specifications

More than a few months have passed since we last talked about the HTC Holiday but maybe it’s time to get back in the habit.   An unlocked prototype of the handset was recently spotted on a Craigslist posting where its specifications were found to be in line with previous rumors. ...

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Verizon, AT&T Putting Foot Down on Illegal Tethering

Verizon and AT&T have had enough of your illegal tethering and they’re not going to sit back any longer.  The two carriers have recently started taking preventative measures to ensure you ultimately pay for those tiered/usage-based data plans and the accompanying tethering options. ...

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Gingerbread OTA Update Rolling Out for HTC Inspire 4G

Looks like another batch of warm Gingerbread is going out, this time it’s rolling out to HTC Inspire 4G owners on AT&T. Keep your eyes peeled for a notification or if you wish to speed things up just go to Home > Menu > Settings > AT&T Software Update > HTC Wi-Fi ...

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Social Gaming Platform Mobage Set to Become Bloatware for AT&T Android Users?

Last week I told you about Mobage and its release to the western world. Mobage is a social gaming platform that is extremely popular in overseas countries like Japan. While popular overseas, I had many doubts about their success here in the states, especially since they would have to compete ...

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T-Mobile LG Gelato Spotted, Should Hit AT&T Too

Back in July, LG officially announced the LG Optimus Net , the successor to their famous entry level device known as Optimus One. Although it was tapped for overseas markets, we expected LG to launch their new entry level device in U.S. as well.  Carrying the codename Gelato, we suspect that at ...

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Best Buy Mobile Offering Nexus S for Free One Day Only (All Carriers Included)

Been thinking about grabbing the Nexus S but still debating the $99 price point?  Today’s the day you make your move.  Well, August 3rd is the day, to be clear.  Best Buy Mobile will be offering the Pure Google handset to new and qualifying customers at the too-good-to-pass-up price of $0 ...

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Walmart Offering Sharp FX Plus Free with Contract

Walmart, stealing a bit of AT&T’s thunder, has begun offering the Android 2.2-powered Sharp FX Plus to consumers without any fanfare.    As expected, the handset features a 3.2-inch display, sliding QWERTY keyboard, a 3-megapixel camera, and 2GB MicroSD card.  Walmart lists the phone ...

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More Sony S1 & S2 Details Leaked

Sony officially announced their first Android tablets, the S1 and S2, back in April. The S1 is built to compete with tablets like the iPad 2 and Motorola XOOM, while the S2 is completely different, as it comes with a dual folding display. We recently heard that the S2 will be launched by ...

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AT&T Confirms Plans to Throttle Data Effective October 1

You can’t say you didn’t see this one coming.  AT&T has confirmed their plans to throttle data speeds for their heaviest users come October 1st.  The good news here is that it doesn’t affect everyone, only the top 5% users.  Why?  Because they clog the tubes for everyone ...

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AT&T’s Mystery Samsung Slider Remains a Mystery

And we’re back once again with another Samsung Galaxy S II for AT&T post. A few days ago, BGR leaked the shot of a Samsung handset with a sliding QWERTY, indicating that was the Galaxy S II Attain, headed for AT&T.  Today sees them singing a different tune as they tell us that the ...

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Unlocked Droid 3 Works on AT&T

The Motorola Droid 3 was recently launched on Verizon as a flagship device, and it’s a great improvement compared to the original Droid and Droid 2. Bell Canada launched a GSM version of the Droid 3, the Motorola XT860 4G. In the U.S., the Droid 3 is currently exclusive to Verizon, but ...

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