Recent in Day: June 1, 2011

HTC DoubleShot (MyTouch 4G Slide) Visits the FCC

Jun 1st - The HTC DoubleShot has had a quiet journey so far, but its next stop should be the beginning to an exciting run culminating with a release on T-Mobile as the MyTouch 4G Slide. It’s hit the FCC recently, and while it’s tough to peg a release date on that alone, it means we’re as close …

First Look at the ViewSonic ViewPad 7x [VIDEO]

Jun 1st - ViewSonic has given us a 7-inch Android tablet before as the ViewPad 7, but their latest update to that model brings along Android Honeycomb and a dual-core processor. The ViewSonic ViewPad 7x was on show at Computex this year and we stopped by to grab a look. The Honeycomb tablet gets a custom interface known …

Samsung Prepping Galaxy S II Variant With OMAP4?

Jun 1st - Well, this is odd. We knew Samsung considered going with other chipsets for Galaxy S II variants in certain regions (namely, NVIDIA’s dual-core Tegra 2) but we never imagined they’d ever work with Texas Instruments for the flagship device. According to some leaked specs for a GT-i9101 found on Samsung Singapore’s Facebook page, though, they …

Dolphin HD 5 Heads Out of Beta

Jun 1st - The folks at Dolphin have just announced that they’re dropping the Beta tag on Dolphin HD 5. This version of Dolphin has been in beta for quite some time so most of you have already been enjoying the features that have made it into the final release. Oh, and there are now no more ads …

Next 3 Hours Only: Get the 32GB WiFi XOOM for $500 from eBay [Deals]

Jun 1st - While we’d love to see an official price drop headed our way soon, this is as good as it’s going to get. If you were waiting on buying the XOOM because you thought Motorola wanted way too much for it, consider eBay’s featured deal that’s only lasting for the next two hours and 45 minutes. …

T-Mobile Launches HTC Sensation 4G Landing Page

Jun 1st - So, T-Mobile announced that the HTC Sensation 4G would be available by the 15th of June. Up until that date the phone’s launch date is fluid. They could drop it on us tomorrow if they wanted to, or they could (more likely) wait until the last possible moment to bring us the new behemoth from …

Huawei to unveil new MediaPad tablet at CommunicAsia 2011

Jun 1st - Without providing much more detail than calling it their “smartest, smallest and lightest tablet ever,” Huawei has announced they will be unveiling a new tablet on June 20th as part of CommunicAsia 2011 in Singapore. The tablet, to be called the MediaPad, will be showcased on site and as part of a live global webcast …

PAC-MAN Free Today in the Amazon Appstore

Jun 1st - Good games stand the test of time, and perhaps none other is better representative of this than PAC-MAN. A true hit during the big arcade boom, the game has since been reborn in countless incarnation after countless incarnation. Of course the game made its way to Android, and for anyone without the retro eat-em-up on …

Google Overhauls Mobile Site with Tabbed Navigation

Jun 1st - Google gave their mobile site a once-over and decided it was time for a change, and it’s a change for the better. The newly revamped mobile Google site makes navigating between search categories easier than ever with the addition of “tabbed” navigation buttongs for moving between search, images, places, news, and more. A real blessing …

HTC EVO 3D to Launch June 24 According to RadioShack Flyer

Jun 1st - Ever since it was unveiled at CTIA, the question on everyones’ minds was when Sprint would launch the HTC EVO 3D. Originally, rumors out of the RadioShack camp pegged the handset for a June 4th launch, but the most recent Sprint Playbook suggested a late June launch was more likely. After Sprint teased us with …

New Sharp handset could be next Android Sidekick

Jun 1st - Images of a new Android-based smartphone from Sharp have leaked accompanied by rumors of a US launch through T-Mobile. If the stylings of the handset look at all familiar, consider that the images were accompanied by the rumo that this could be TMo’s next Sidekick handset. It would follow the Sidekick 4G made by Samsung, …

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Sony Ericsson Xperia Pro Gets a UK Pre-Order

Jun 1st - The Sony Ericsson Xperia Pro has remained out of the spotlight as the Xperia Play and Xperia Arc have managed to snag most of the attention over the past few months since its CES unveiling. But for anyone wondering what the Pro and its slide-out QWERTY keyboard have been up to, you can now find …

Android 2.3.3 Gingerbread Previewed on the Motorola Atrix 4G

Jun 1st - There was little doubt Motorola would be bringing Android 2.3.3 Gingerbread to their dual-core Atrix 4G. The company announced their intention back in May to deliver the latest version of Android, and now a build of the OS update has been obtained by the folks at BreifMobile. Though they are honoring the request of their …