Nexus Prime Shows up on Bluetooth SIG, Receives Certification

The launch of Google’s upcoming Android software, Ice Cream Sandwich, is around the corner. If we have a little look on last two years, we can see that Google launched two Google-branded phones falling under the Nexus series. One of these phones was launched with Android 2.2 and came to ...

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Android 2.3 Gingerbread Comes to HTC Thunderbolt

Verizon has officially announced that the Android 2.3 Gingerbread update has been made available to the HTC Thunderbolt.  We suspect that a bunch of you might have already knew this was coming, perhaps evening downloading it for yourself.  According to Verizon, customers who want to download ...

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Gingerbread Update Now Available for the HTC Thunderbolt!

It has finally arrived! All you Thunderbolt faithful out there: Settings>Software update>Check new! It’s been a frustrating wait but you can all let out a sigh of relief and head over to Verizon’s support pages to see all the goodies in store for your precious Thunderbolt. What are ...

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Droid RAZR Coming to Verizon for the Holidays?

We’ve been hearing rumors about Motorola possibly reviving the RAZR line, and now, thanks to the guys over at This Is My Next, the rumors are becoming truth, and that truth appears to be a Motorola Droid RAZR set to hit Verizon this holiday season. The Droid RAZR isn’t the first ...

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Additional Images of HTC Surface Ahead of Expected Announcement

A number of new pictures of the HTC Vigor have surfaced today, ahead of an expected Verizon announcement.  Widely rumored to be arriving in the middle of October, the specifications definitely aim to please.  The new images, uncovered by Team BAMF, confirm details such as the 1.5GHz dual-core ...

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AndroidGuys Weekly Wrap Up 9-26-11: HTC Rhyme, Artix 2, 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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Samsung Stratosphere Makes a Brief Appearance on Wirefly

An observant chap was browsing wirefly.com and checking out the new Pantech Breakout when he notices a couple renders that didn’t quite resemble the Breakout. In an apparent slip-up, Wirefly managed to include a couple renders of the yet-to-be-released Samsung Stratosphere. While the pics ...

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RadioShack Slashing $100 Off Any Verizon Android Device

As some of you might already know RadioShack has ended their agreement with T-Mobile and chosen to hitch a ride on the Verizon train.  To help kick off the new deal, RadioShack is discounting any and all of their Verizon Android handsets.  So, if you decide to sign a new two-year service ...

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Verizon Announces $79.99 LG Enlighten for September 29

Verizon announced a new Android 2.3-powered handset today, tapping the LG Enlighten with a $79.99 price tag and a September 29th launch date.  Features for the entry level device include an 800MHz processor, 3.2-inch display, 3.2-megapixel camera, and full-sized sliding QWERTY keyboard.  Given ...

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More Cities… More Verizon 4G LTE

Another day, another Verizon 4G LTE rollout. This next installment is set to start October 20th or 21st and will flip the 4G LTE switch on another twenty or so cities. With 143 cities already covered, Verizon looks to blaze past their initial goal of 175 cities by years end. While that ...

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The HTC Rhyme as Told by YouTube [VIDEO]

HTC, wasting no time whatsoever, has released a number of YouTube videos which tell the story of the HTC Rhyme.  Starting with your basic “How did we come up with the phone?” premise all the way up to “How it will change your life”, these videos provide an official ...

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Verizon Announces the Charming HTC Rhyme for September 29

Verizon has officially announced the HTC Rhyme today, an Android smart phone which obviously caters to the female crowd. Running Android 2.3 Gingerbread, the phone previously known as the Bliss, features a 3.7-inch (800×480) display, 1GHz processor,  5-megapixel camera, and front-facing ...

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Twitter Poem Hints at Nexus Prime Details, Launch Date

Late last night and early this morning, the Android community was teased with a Twitter poem by one @tfleming223.  The subject matter? The Nexus Prime’s hardware details (LTE, world-roaming) and its alleged launch date. Read on through the break for the full poem and glean what you will ...

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Verizon Announces $99 4G LTE Pantech Breakout for September 22

Verizon announced this morning that the Pantech Breakout will be arriving in stores and online come Thursday, September 22nd. Pricing will be $99 with a qualified two-year service agreement and after $50 mail-in rebate in the form of a debit card. Specifications for the handset include Android ...

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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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