Recent in Day: December 1, 2011

Motorola DROID RAZR MAX Revealed In EXIF Data – Updated RAZR Headed Our Way?

Dec 1st - The boys over at Pocketnow have been poking around some EXIF data and discovered a new device popping up in some of the pics. Something being called the Motorola DROID RAZRMAX. I know what you’re thinking — there’s no way there could already be an update in the works so soon after the original’s release. …

More Google Wallet Vending Machines Coming To A City Near You

Dec 1st - Google Wallet is making its way to a slew of vending machines across New York, DC, Chicago and San Francisco thanks to Cantaloupe Systems who provides tech services for vending machine operators. Compatible vending machines will be marked with Google Wallet stickers and Cantaloupe says Google could soon be implementing coupons and rewards as they …

Captain RedBeard Shows Off “GameStop Tablet” (AKA the Acer Iconia Tab A100)

Dec 1st - GameStop has put up a new video showing off their Android tablet. They’re advertising it as the “GameStop Tablet” but those of us who know better know that it’s nothing more than an Acer Iconia Tab A100, a 7 inch 1GHz dual-core Honeycomb tablet. GameStop has preinstalled games for you to play out of the …

T-Mobile Android Lineup vs iPhone Offering Could Surprise Holiday Shoppers

Dec 1st - Want an iPhone? You won’t find it at T-Mobile. You’ll find plenty at Verizon, AT&T, and Sprint, but T-Mobile is standing strong with a rock solid lineup of Android Phones, 4G coverage, and affordable voice and data plans. If you’re an Android OG you may remember that T-Mobile USA was the first carrier in the …

Latest Galaxy S II Ad Depicts iPhone Customers Disappointed by Lack of 4G

Dec 1st - Samsung’s released a second Galaxy S II ad. It features the same concept of the first one – make fun of people who stand in lines for iPhones. This time, the infamous “why don’t you all get 4G phones” girl walks up to the same crowd of people who instantly become disappointed when they see …

Google Releases Easily-Flashable Factory Image for Galaxy Nexus

Dec 1st - Google supports the modding and development community and have given us a great gift for our journeys. A flashable factory image for the Galaxy Nexus has been released that includes a flash-all script which will allow you to reflash all of the image’s components in one fell swoop (basically a “back-to-stock” script). It’s a great …

Sprint Bails Clearwire From Its Sinking Ship

Dec 1st - Clearwire has been on a heavy downward spiral as of late. Their WiMax network rollout was far more costly than they probably imagined and the interest payment of $237 million they had to pay today was not helping. They looked to their WiMax partner Sprint for help. $1 billion might have been enough for them, …

Updates to Android 2.3.5 Rolling Out to Samsung Fascinate Users

Dec 1st - The Samsung DROID Charge waited a long time for its Gingerbread update (that it got yesterday) but Samsung Fascinate owners have been waiting even longer. Reports are flowing in of users receiving Android 2.3.5 via over the air. Check your phone in the settings menu to see if yours is ready to be pulled down …

Someone’s Galaxy S II Skyrocket Nearly Pulled an iPhone [Explosive Cellphones]

Dec 1st - When I read that story about the Australian man’s whose iPhone spontaneously combusted on a flight, I chuckled a bit (at the iPhone, not the man). Who knew that a few days later a similar story regarding the Galaxy S II Skyrocket would turn up? While this incident doesn’t seem nearly as bad as what …