Recent in Month: January 2010

Motorola Teases Superbowl Ad, Leaves Us Wondering

Jan 27th - Motorola is once again giving us a huge tease! Their latest  shows a woman disrobing, entering a tub and leaves you wondering fantasizing what’s next. It says it’s for a MOTOBLUR smart phone but honestly, in the continuation, I’m not sure if I’m more excited to see her or the phone. What do you think ...

Moto CLIQ Catching Tunes With FM Radio

Jan 27th - A Moto CLIQ user named Eugene has figured a way to get some FM Radio to go with your amazing Android device using a non-standard ROM. At the present time, it will not work on the standard build and is not available to the public at this point. Currently it only works if you have ...

T-Mobile Scores Exclusive Galaxy Portal In The UK

Jan 27th - No your eyes are not deceiving you, this is indeed the Samsung Galaxy Spica we’ve previously told you about. The Samsung i5700 Galaxy Spica has been renamed the “Galaxy Portal” for their UK launch where T-Mobile has scored an exclusive for a month, and the black version will be an exclusive for 3 months. The ...

Archos 7 Tablet Wants Some Love Too

Jan 27th - With the rumored launch of Apple’s new tablet today, the Archos 7 tablet is getting a bit overlooked. The new ARCHOS 7 is very similar to the current model aside from the obvious larger display and a web-cam. One drawback seems to be the fact that the Archos 7 has a two inches more of ...

Nexus One Dock Will Bump Music Without Being Docked

Jan 27th - The Nexus One has bluetooth. The upcoming Nexus One Dock has bluetooth. The Nexus One Dock has an audio-jack for plugging in speakers. Connect those dots and its very likely that you’ll be able to bump tunes from your Nexus One without it being docked. Nexus One owners better brush up on their DJ skills ...

FCC Sends Carriers, And Google, ETF Inquisition

Jan 27th - We understand why carriers need to impose an Early Termination Fee – they provide discounts based on the idea  a consumer will pay for a certain length of service and when they don’t, they need to recoup their costs. When the Nexus One launched, we were surprised to see that in addition to T-Mobile’s ETF, ...

Nexus One Gets Sexier

Jan 27th - Colorware has done it again! For those of you who are unfamiliar, Colorware  is a company that gives you the complete control to customize the color of your device and they have now added the Nexus One to their repertoire. The Nexus One will take three weeks to undergo its complete custom makeover at a ...

Another HTC Bravo Picture Emerges

Jan 26th - We’re getting photos of increasing quality of the HTC Bravo as the days/weeks pass and now it seems we’ve gotten our best one yet. A reader named “Tom” sent this one into KomorkoMania, a polish website: The translated polish text suggests some sort of event may have taken place where both the Bravo and Legend ...

HTC Supersonic – Is This It?

Jan 26th - I never doubted the HTC Supersonic exists… I said that this screenshot doesn’t prove it. And when the first “live pictures” popped up on the net I was extremely hesitant. Like the screenshot, they seemed over-photoshopped, poorly edited and just overall looked like a mess. I mean, Mr. Blurrycam is annoying this is more like ...

Motorola Droid Gets Pumped Up To 1.1 GHz

Jan 26th - Overclocking. That’s exactly what the folks at AllDroid did and they pushed the Motorola Droid to its limits, eventually getting it to perform at 1.1 GHz processing speed. A dangerous task indeed given that it normally runs at 600MHz, but they found a suitable middleground at 800MHz and you can root your phone to accomplish ...

Android Apps Are Most Affordable, But More Expensive In Europe

Jan 26th - If you compared the Apple App Store, BlackBerry App World, Google Android Market, Nokia Ovi Store, and Windows Marketplace, what order would you GUESS their applications are in terms of average price? You might (or might not) be surprised that Android Market has the cheapest applications in that regard, at least according to Distimo. Here ...

Nexus One OTA Update Coming Soon, Fixing 3G

Jan 26th - The main complaint about the Nexus One has been its spotty 3G coverage and that problem, for many, could disappear soon. Even though we told you how to fix it yourself (many reported it didn’t work), Google has been working on a software update and will release an OTA in the next week or so, ...

The Robot Superphone Brews Up Storm Of Boringness

Jan 26th - It has Android, looks like the BlackBerry Storm, but sports some super lame specs and costs $179… it’s The Robot by Chinavision. If you’re three times as gullible as the next guy you can by 3 of them for only $170/each. Chris Ziegler from Engadget was able to find the one redeeming quality of the ...

Nexus One Finds Home At Walmart

Jan 26th - The Google Nexus One will soon be available in Wal-Mart as the company is now displaying the phone’s availability directly on their website. Well not “directly” – the mobile sales are actually handled by LetsTalk.com but you get the point. The phone is showing support for Sprint, Verizon and AT&T 3G bands which is an ...

Android 3.1 On HTC Phandroid Phone!

Jan 25th - A couple days ago, BGR posted a screenshot from an anonymous tipster from a device that claimed to be the HTC Supersonic running Android 3.0 for T-Mobile. They were so enthused by the story they watermarked the screenshot as seen below: It was fake. We got a screenshot of from our own “anonymous tipster” from ...