AndroidGuys Weekly Wrap-Up: HTC Incredible HD, SGS2 LTE, and More!

Let’s take a look back at some of the bigger, more newsworthy items from 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 video after the break and join our own Phil Esposito as he runs through some of ...

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A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to World Domination

Google purchased the Android, Inc. company back in 2005, then announced the Open Handset Alliance in, 2007.  Then in the Fall of 2008, the lowly T-Mobile G1 was open to the public.  But the initial business model that Google put forth may have gone awry in the time since up to now. In the ...

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Samsung Releases Source Code to Epic 4G Touch

That didn’t take very long, did it?  Samsung has already released the source code to their brand spankin’ new Epic 4G Touch (Sprint), giving anxious hackers a fresh set of tools to play with.  If you’re the type who likes to create custom kernels, then you’ll need to ...

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Samsung Epic 4G Touch Now on Sale at Sprint

The Samsung Galaxy S II has officially arrived in the United States today as the Epic 4G Touch goes on sale at Sprint stores around the country.  Available for $199 with a qualified two-year service agreement, the phone runs Android 2.3 Gingerbread and features a 4.52-inch Super AMOLED Plus ...

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Samsung Illusion Spied on on Flickr, Announcement Coming Soon?

The unannounced Samsung Illusion has been spied online, although not in the blurry “in the wild” manner that we typically see.  No, this is a high quality, promotion-ready Flickr image of the handset.  Samsung, no stranger to the game of outing phones ahead of carriers, has posted ...

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Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 Now up for Pre-Order at BestBuy

We have some good news for all the Samsung fanboys in the US. Samsung is finally gearing up to launch the Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 via BestBuy and the tablet is now up for pre-order. At the moment, only the 16 GB metallic gray version is available and BestBuy is offering it for $469.99. ...

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Boost Mobile Announces $229 Samsung Transform Ultra for October 7

Following closely on the heels of the Samsung Galaxy Prevail, Boost Mobile and Samsung are back again with another Android handset.  Come next month (October 7) Boost Mobile subscribers will be able to pick up the Samsung Transform Ultra for $229 without contract.  Features include a slide-out ...

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Samsung Bows New Ad for Galaxy S II “The Way We’re Wired”

If you watched the NFL yesterday, chances are pretty good that you saw the following commercial.  Samsung’s new “The Way We’re Wired” campaign centers around the Galaxy S II’s U.S. arrival and touts the company’s desire to be number one.  The minute long clip ...

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NTT DOCOMO Announces Pair of LTE-Ready Tablets

NTT DOCOMO, INC. announced a pair of Android tablets which support their next-gen LTE service, Xi (pronounced “Crossy”) today in the GALAXY Tab 10.1 LTE SC-01Dand ARROWS Tab LTE F-01D.  ” in the middle of October.  Both are due in October, run Android 3.2, and feature 10.1-inch ...

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Eric Schmidt Spills the Beans About Ice Cream Sandwich Launch

Android OS is no doubt the leader of all mobile operating systems and currently Google is working on Android 4.0 a.k.a Ice Cream Sandwich, which was announced back at Google I/O. It’s actually going to be a one-size-fits-all OS for both mobile phones and tablets. We heard rumors that it ...

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Samsung Confirms Nexus Prime Name

Samsung may have just leaked the name of the next Nexus device, and arguably the next greatest Android phone. Samsung leaked a user agent for the third Nexus, as pictured below. Instead of giving us a “Page not found” error, the Nexus Prime user agent shows up clear as day on ...

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Samsung Galaxy W Hitting ThreeUK and O2UK This Month

Recently, Samsung introduced a lot of new items to people all over the world and they also announced the Samsung Galaxy W (Wonder) which seems to be a very good mid-range Android powered device. It would appear that O2UK is planning to launch the Galaxy W soon, as the device is now showing up ...

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Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 Finally Lands at Vodafone UK

The Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1, Samsung’s first ever 10-inch Honeycomb tablet, has been available in the U.S. for quite some time now. It’s one of the thinnest tablets available in the market with a design that has some tech gurus calling it the best Honeycomb tablet available. ...

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Samsung Stratosphere for Verizon Leaked, 4G LTE in tow

Remember the Samsung sliding QWERTY phone we showed you a few times ago? First we just saw a glimpse of it and then we saw a blurry shot with a lot of info, but now, thanks to a couple images on Pocket-Now, we finally get a full-fledged look at the Samsung SCH-I405 a.k.a Stratosphere. ...

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Samsung Illusion and Pantech Breakout LTE Leaked with Verizon Branding

Verizon is the largest mobile network provider in the USA and they offer up quite a large number of Android powered phones. Verizon always has a few phones up their sleeves and the Samsung Illusion and Pantech Breakout are a couple of them. Our friends over at Pocket-Now got their hands on ...

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