Recent in Month: October 2011

Google+ Updated In The Android Market – Adds New UI And Features

Oct 31st - With the upcoming launch of Ice Cream Sandwich some Google apps are already seeing a transition to the all new Android 4.0 UI (love it or hate it) and Google+ is no exception. The app was updated today in the Android Market and features the usual bug fixes as well as the revamped ICS UI. ...

Asus Confirms Quad-core Transformer Prime Tablet For November 9th Launch?

Oct 31st - Asus may have outed the launch date of the Transformer Prime in a couple of internal quarterly figure slides leaked today. The images seem to confirm the already rumored November 9th launch date for the Nvidia “Kal-El” packing, quad-core tablet. You may have noticed the mention of ICS in the slide but more than likely ...

Internal Verizon Document Confirms Motorola Droid RAZR Launch Date

Oct 31st - Amid strong rumors and speculation of an early November release, the Motorola Droid Razr launch date has finally been confirmed via the above Verizon internal document. The Razr is set to launch on November 10th on Verizon Wireless for $300 with a 2-year agreement. If you don’t feel like upgrading, the device can be purchased ...

Verizon Galaxy Nexus Launching A Week After UK’s Nov 17th Release?

Oct 31st - The Telegraph is reporting they have received confirmation from Samsung that the Galaxy Nexus will be launching on November 17th in the UK but that’s not all. Apparently, the US version of the device (currently headed to Verizon Wireless) wont launch until a week after the UK launch, at the earliest. This is the first ...

T-Mobile Officially Announces myTouch and myTouch Q Launch Date Via Facebook

Oct 31st - T-Mobile has officially announced the release date for their upcoming LG myTouch and myTouch Q via their Facebook page. Touting affordability and ease-of-use, both devices are set to launch on Nov. 2nd via T-Mobile.com to be followed by a nationwide Nov. 9th launch date for retail stores. Each myTouch will only cost $80 after $50 ...

HTC Rezound Pre-Production Model Gets The Hands-On Treatment [Video]

Oct 31st - The HTC Rezound showed up in a YouTube video today, unboxed by a user calling himself “Johnboy.” The Rezound in question is a pre-production model meaning the device doesn’t come in the official Verizon packaging. Provided Johnboy doesn’t get shut down by his “Verizon people,” you can take a look at in depth walkaround of ...

Original Galaxy Tab Getting Android 2.3.5 Upgrade through Verizon

Oct 31st - The Samsung Galaxy Tab attempted to do what no other tablet would: take on the iPad head-to-head. That first 7-inch offering didn’t topple Apple’s place atop the Tablet heap, but its release marked the beginning of the onslaught of Android tablets from all manufacturers that we see today. Samsung has since followed up that noble ...

Google TV 2.0 (Android 3.1) Reaching Sony Hardware Today

Oct 31st - Somedays I feel like I am the only person in this world who loves Google TV. But not today. Today I can pretend everyone loves Google TV, and indeed everyone gets a second chance to fall in love. And second chances at falling in love don’t come frequently. So take advantage. If only one thing ...

Happy Halloween! Show Us Your Android Pumpkins

Oct 31st - Trick or treat! Though the older crowd most likely celebrated over the weekend, today ghouls and goblins have free license to roam the streets. It’s All Hallow’s Eve, Halloween, an excuse to get dressed up in a zany outfit and actually feel good about it. Plenty have taken the opportunity to give the holiday a ...

AT&T Announces the 4G LTE Samsung Galaxy S II Skyrocket, Nov. 6 for $249.99

Oct 31st - Many were wondering if the Samsung Galaxy S II LTE would make it to the states, and we now have the answer in the form of an early Monday press release from AT&T. The handset with a 4.5-inch Super AMOLED Plus display and 1.5GHz dual-core processor will come to the carrier as the Samsung Galaxy ...

HTC Vivid Official for AT&T, Nov. 6th for $199.99

Oct 31st - AT&T has announced its first 4G LTE smartphones, the Samsung Galaxy S II and the HTC Vivid. The Vivid is the phone we have up until now known as the HTC Raider (and is still known under that name in some regions). The Vivid features a 4.5-inch qHD display, 1.2GHz dual-core processor, and 8MP camera ...