Recent in Month: April 2012

Software update in the works for reported Sprint Galaxy Nexus connectivity issues

Apr 27th - The Sprint Community forums have been receiving complaints of connectivity issues with the recently released Samsung Galaxy Nexus — aside from the fact that no 4G LTE network currently exists for the device to connect to, that is. Users are reporting that the Galaxy Nexus on Sprint is having a hard time acquiring a connection ...

Ice Cream Sandwich build 6.14.84 leaks for Droid RAZR/RAZR MAXX

Apr 27th - A new Ice Cream Sandwich build for the Motorola Droid RAZR and Droid RAZR MAXX has surfaced, and sings point to it being an official release for the Verizon Android duo. The leak bears software version number 6.14.84 and measures in at roughly 343MB, matching the file size listed on a recently exposed Verizon update ...

Original Xperia Play design had additional QWERTY slider, could have been a Nexus

Apr 27th - Rumors of a “PlayStation Phone” eventually panned out in the form of the Sony Ericsson Xperia Play, but the gaming handset we were left with could have turned out much differently. New information is coming to light from several sources that reveals Google’s desire to launch the phone as an Android 2.3 flagship along with ...

Samsung denies involvement in Apple Store ‘Wake Up’ protest

Apr 27th - Yesterday we reported on a flash-mob-esque protest that broke out outside of an Australian Apple Store. A group of people dressed in black and holding signs reading “Wake Up” emerged from a bus with the slogan plastered on its side. The overall professional appearance of said signs and bus coupled with a level of organization ...

Sony ST21i Tapioca pictured, quite the chunky Android

Apr 27th - The first image of what is said to be the Sony ST21i has leaked, and its appearance takes very little inspiration from recent Xperia design language. While phones like the Xperia S emphasize clean, simple lines and a thin shell, the handset codenamed Tapioca is plump and curvy. Based on the image, the phone will ...

Salt Lake City getting AT&T LTE this year

Apr 27th - AT&T has just confirmed another market that will be getting 4G LTE this year. Salt Lake City, UT is the lucky city which will get access to their real 4G network, AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson announced. No concrete date was offered, but at least we know it’ll be here at some point. To be honest, ...

Australians can now enjoy movie rentals from YouTube and Google Play Store`

Apr 27th - Google Australia’s blog has just announced that the country will now be able to enjoy thousands of movies for rent on Google Play Store and YouTube. Content from Walt Disney, NBC, Sony, and more will provide new entertainment options for those down under. While they don’t have as good a selection as Americans, it should ...

Stop Everything You’re Doing, And Do A Google Search For “Zerg Rush”

Apr 27th - Sometimes it’s just so hard to not love Google. Especially when they do crazy, wacky, cooky, fun stuff like this. Just like I said in the title, stop what you’re doing and do a search for “zerg rush” on Google. When you do, you’ll be treated to an interactive game I like to call — ...