Recent in Year: 2011

Top 20 Best Games From The Android Market in 2011

Dec 30th - Looking back at 2011, there were some ups (Nvidia) there were some downs (LG) but when it  comes to the Android Market — business is booming. 2011 was perhaps the best year yet in Android gaming (thanks mostly in part to iOS ports) and I just wanted to take a brief moment and go over ...

ASUS Transformer Prime 32GB Now Available At Office Depot

Dec 30th - The ASUS Transformer Prime is still a hot ticket item even after the holiday season. If you don’t feel like paying the inflated $700+ prices on Amazon you could always opt for Office Depot who has the elusive tablet currently in stock. Unfortunately, only the 32GB version is available so those looking to load up ...

Motorola DROID 4 Leaked Again – Demo Unit Pictured In The Wild

Dec 30th - There’s pretty much nothing we don’t already know about Motorola’s worst kept secret, the Droid 4, other than an actual release date. With that being said, the “Razr with a keyboard” is actually looking more like the Bionic from the latest leaked pics taken by John and team at TechnoBuffalo who got some hands-on with ...

Verizon Wireless Backtracks – Says They Will NOT Charge $2 Fee To Pay Bills

Dec 30th - Breaking news from the Wall Street Journal who is reporting that Verizon Wireless has offically reversed its plans to charge customers a $2 convenience to pay bills online. This news comes right after the FCC announced they would be investigating the matter. Verizon Wireless CEO Dan Mead said in an official statement, “At Verizon, we ...

Verizon’s $2 “Convenience” Fee Now Being Investigated By The FCC

Dec 30th - Oh you done did it now, Verizon. Looks like that extra $2 surcharge fee for paying your Verizon bill online has finally gotten more than the attention of consumers but the FCC (who has been a busy boy this year) as well. An FCC official said today in a statement: “On behalf of American consumers, ...

LG and Intel Pair Up To Introduce New Device At CES 2012

Dec 30th - LG’s mobile department hasn’t exactly had the best year but rather than give up — they’re trying new things… or rather, revisiting old ideas. According to the Korea Times, LG is getting ready to debut an all new smartphone at CES 2012 powered by none other than Intel’s new Medfield mobile processor. We heard rumors ...

Toshiba Tablet Pops Up on AnTuTu With Tegra 3?

Dec 30th - A new Toshiba tablet appears to have popped up at AnTuTu’s benchmark results site. It gives the vague name of “toshiba06,” something that’s common with their early naming scheme. The results show that the processor inside has a clock speed of 1400 – Tegra 3’s maximum stock clock speed – and shows benchmark results similar ...

HTC Jetstream Gets Permaroot and CWM Recovery

Dec 30th - It’s been a long time coming for the HTC Jetstream but the job has finally been done. XDA user DooMLoRD has made public a permanent root and recovery method for the HTC Jetstream meaning ROMs will be on their way. The development community was next to dead without these things and now that they’re here ...

Amazon UK’s Transformer Prime Listing Reverts to Sign-up Page

Dec 30th - Well it looks like either something is on the fritz over at Amazon UK. One of our readers has just pointed out that Amazon seems to have reverted their Transformer Prime presale page to the sign-up page often shown when a device has first been announced. You also can’t find it in search listings when ...

Sony Announces ICS Updates for Tablets, Tablet P SDK Now Available

Dec 30th - Sony Ericsson has announced that the Sony Tablets – we assume both the S and the P – will be getting upgrades to Android 4.0 in due time. They didn’t have anything to announce regarding a timeframe but we’re glad they’ve committed to bringing it. In addition to that, they’ve made the SDK for the ...

Does Your Galaxy Nexus Produce a Constant Faint Clicking Noise? [Forum Talk]

Dec 30th - – It seems users are experiencing another bug with the Galaxy Nexus. According to reports at AndroidForums.com, when making a key-press with the “Touch Sounds” option enabled, users hear the same sound 2-3 seconds after any given key-press. A quick fix for it is to turn the option off but that’s about it until Google ...