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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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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First Press Image of HTC Vigor Surfaces

We’re not exactly sure how they do it so often, but Pocketnow has obtained another handset press shot ahead of any formal announcement.  What you’re looking at here is the first real look at the HTC Vigor, an Android smart phone expected to hit Verizon in the coming weeks. Details ...

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Verizon Releases Pair of TV Spots for Droid Bionic [VIDEO]

Verizon has tossed a pair of new commercials for the Droid Bionic onto YouTube this morning which show off the handsets remote desktop capabilities.  The clips, Rooftop and Ring, are 30-seconds in length and focus on a female user.  Things have changed quite a bit since the first Droid ads in ...

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Verizon Flipping the LTE Switch for Another 26 Markets Today

Verizon continues its barrage of LTE rollouts today by flipping the 4G switch on for 26 new markets. I know many of you are waiting for LTE to hit your area so you can run out and purchase a 4G device like the Droid Bionic so I’ll cut the small talk and go straight to... Read More

Contest: You Could win $2.5 Million, Courtesy of Verizon Wireless!

Everyone loves a good sweepstakes every now and then, right? Big Red has teamed up with GoDaddy to bring one fan the chance to split $5 million with IndyCar racer, Dan Wheldon. All that’s required is for you to download the IndyCar Mobile App from the Android Market, and enter through the ...

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HTC Holding an Event on September 20, Possible new Android Devices?

HTC is planning to hold an event in New York next week on September 20th according to invites hitting press inboxes. The description of the event is “Come celebrate with us,” and it indicates that it’s possible that some new device is coming from HTC’s side. Recently we ...

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