Samsung Captivate finally gets Gingerbread update

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  While most of us are out there talking ICS (Android 4.0), we forget about some of the users who still haven’t seen some older updates. To drive the point home, the Samsung Captivate has finally gotten its update to Gingerbread (Android 2.3). According to Samsung, the update includes: ...

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CyanogenMod Support Now Official for 3 Samsung Galaxy S Devices

Its official!  Now everyone can relax as CM7 has arrived on the popular Samsung Galaxy S series handset.  Its been a long time coming, divorces and ruined friendships are simply a side effect of the most popular series of custom roms ever.  The current registration count of devices running CM7 ...

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Samsung, AT&T Promise Froyo for Captivate on February 24

Android 2.2 is expected to hit AT&T Captivate handsets beginning tomorrow, February 24th. Now, let's talk about Gingerbread.

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Cook Up a Custom Froyo ROM for Your Captivate or Galaxy S

Cooking your own custom ROM may seem quite complicated at the first glance, we'll post a guide about the complicated side soon as well, but this kitchen for the Galaxy S and the Captivate makes your life a lot easier.

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Galaxy S Phones Sell 9.3 Million Worldwide

There is no doubting the success of the Galaxy S phones, made by Samsung. In the US alone, each of the four major carriers (that’s Verizon, Sprint, AT&T, and T-Mobile) carry a Galaxy S device (the Fascinate, Epic 4G, Captivate, and Vibrant, respectively). However, the Galaxy S brand ...

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RadioShack Offering Great Android Deals This Week

RadioShack is offering up some great Android-related deals for those of you looking to pick up a new handset. You know, for your friends or family. You’d never consider buying anything for yourself on the week of Christmas, would you? Moving along, here’s what RadioShack has going ...

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You Tell Us: What is AT&T’s Best Android Handset For the Money?

As we head into the new year and a slew of new Android goodies, we'd like to start reflecting on the current crop of phones. We'll be taking the next few days and weeks to gauge our readers' opinions on handsets and carriers as they pertain to Android. To kick things off, we'd like to know ...

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Samsung Releases Pair of Captivate Commercials with Awkward Real-Life Situations [VIDEO]

SamsungMobile USA has just thrown a pair of new videos online to help promote AT&T’s Galaxy S series Captivate.  Each is  just over a minute long and show real world situations we’ve all been involved in.  One is a crappy board room meeting, the other is a crappy start to a road ...

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Samsung Announces 1 Million Galaxy S Handset Sold in US

We knew the Galaxy S was doing well overseas but how would it be received here in the United States?  From the sounds of it, Samsung’s flagship line of phones is going to do just fine.  An email just hit our inbox a few minutes ago celebrating the fact that the T-Mobile Vibrant and ...

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Have a Galaxy S? Then You Got the Gorilla!

You read the title right!  Corning has announced that they indeed were the providers of the glass that is on all Galaxy S devices!  It is good to know that our precious devices are protected by this virtually indestructible glass product! A quote from the slashgear.com article covering this ...

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Samsung Announces Official Galaxy S Series Accessories

Samsung has announced the availability of their official premium accessories for the Galaxy S smart phone portfolio of handsets, including the Vibrant and Captivate. These accessories include a desktop dock, vehicle dock and backup battery charging system, and multiple protective case options.

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Samsung Open Sources Captivate (SGH-i897) Code

Developers signed up at Samsung’s open source website have started to receive emails stating that the source code for the Captivate (AT&T’s version of the Samsung Galaxy S series) has been released to the open source community.   Did you know you could advertise your app on ...

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Samsung Details Galaxy S Series Phones in YouTube Video [VIDEO]

If you’re still on the fence, trying to decide whether or not you should pick up a Samsung Vibrant or Captivate, you’ll want to watch the following video.  If you’re not sure you even know what an Epic 4G or Fascinate is, you’ll want to watch this video.  If you’re ...

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AT&T Samsung Captivate Now On Sale

Starting today, AT&T’s Samsung Captivate, the second of the Samsung Galaxy S phones to be released in the United States goes on sale. Priced at $199.99 after contract, the Captivate offers AT&T customers a true Android powerhouse.  I just got back from my local AT&T and I can ...

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International Galaxy S Root Method Works on U.S. Versions

Samsung’s Galaxy S line is sure to be a winner, with 1Ghz processors and beautiful Super AMOLED screens. The only thing that could make it better is the ability to gain root access without jumping through a bunch of hoops. Well, it appears that our friends across the pond may be able to ...

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