Digging up the US Carrier-Branded Names for the Galaxy S II

Much like they did last year for their Galaxy S, Samsung has even bigger world domination-like plans for the Galaxy S II this summer. Hitting more than 140 carriers around the world, all the bigger players in the US should be getting their own variants of the phone, loaded with carrier-branded ...

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AT&T Enables Sideloading Applications?

If you’re on AT&T with an Android device, you know that sideloading applications is near impossible if your phone is completely stock. With the Samsung Infuse 4G launch today, the guys over at AndroidCentral noticed that the Infuse allows “unknown sources” under the ...

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Samsung, AT&T Announce $199.99 Infuse 4G For May 15

Exactly four months from the day they first announced the handset, Samsung and AT&T have officially given customers a firm price and launch date for the Infuse 4G.  Look for Ma Bell to offer the “Nation’s Thinnest 4G Smartphone” at $199.99 come May 15th.  How thin? ...

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Are AT&T and Samsung Announcing Nexus S May 5th?

We just got an invitation from Samsung to attend a New York event later this week where they are planning a  “special announcement”.  We didn’t have to scratch our heads very long before we figured that this will be the unveiling of the AT&T-branded Nexus S.  Given the ...

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Why Wait? Grab AT&T’s HSUPA For Your Atrix 4G Now!

Rooted Motorola Atrix 4G owners will be happy to know that they can grab AT&T’s HSUPA data speeds for themselves.  Rather than waiting around for the carrier to enable the true high speed 4G that the phone is capable of, a couple of XDA members (dew.man and NFHimself) took things into ...

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Orange UK Officially Announces Motorola Atrix, Launching Next Month for Free!

At CES 2011, Motorola officially announced the Motorola Atrix 4G, which is their first ever dual-core device. The Atrix is an amazing device and it was exclusive to AT&T in the States, until now. The Atrix is headed to the UK, joining Orange UK’s lineup. Orange UK has officially ...

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LG Thrive Tapped as First Smart Phone for GoPhone Service

AT&T announced their first smart phone for their pre-paid GoPhone customers today in the LG Thrive.  Powered by Android 2.2, the Thrive features a 3.2-inch touch screen, a 3.2-megapixel camera, and a 600MHz processor.  Other details include 160MB memory w/ microSD expansion storage (up to ...

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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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Nexus S Coming to AT&T?

A page on Samsung.com seems to be a placeholder for an AT&T version of the Google Nexus S, indicating that the device may be in the works.    

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Tonight on AGTN!

After a week break, the AGTN team is back together to bring you some awesome interviews and Android related news and laughs tonight!  Here is what is in store: Lookout Mobile will join us to talk about the recent goings on for their company, Stacie Nuss will be interviewing. The lead developer ...

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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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Today’s “DUH” Moment: Sprint Officially Opposes T-Mo/AT&T Merger

You can file this one in "totally obvious" bin. Sprint put out a press release today, stating their official opposition to the proposed AT&T/T-Mo merger. Like we expected them to say, "Hey, this is a GREAT idea! Go ahead and merge together these two carriers so we can be an even more distant ...

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FCC Offical – “There is no way deal gets rubber stamped” in regards to AT&T/T-Mo Acquisition

The Wall Street Journal is reporting that an un-named FCC official commented off the record that there is “no way that they chairman’s office rubber-stamps this transaction.”  The source goes on to say, “It will be a steep climb to say the least”. These off the ...

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AT&T’s Inspire 4G gets HSUPA Blessing from FCC

The above image may not look like much to you, but it is a telling document that Engadget has gotten their hands on.  Telling in the fact that it is confirming that AT&T has gotten the FCC’s blessing to turn on the HSUPA function on the Inspire 4G.  The Inspire 4G’s HSUPA ...

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MediaHub Announces Direct Bill With AT&T

We received an email press release dealing with MediaHub and AT&T.  We have already seen how Google Checkout lets you bill directly to your AT&T bill, and now, MediaHub has hopped onto the bandwagon. If you have the Samsung Captivate, you can now order your favorite media and stream it ...

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