April, 2011

  • T-Mobile G-Slate gets $100 earlybird discount

    It’s said that good things come to those who wait. Well, sometimes it pays to jump in early. T-Mobile is offering a $100 discount on a two year contract when users purchase the LG G-Slate and data plan before April 27th.

    April 22, 2011 • Views: 181

  • Samsung Fascinate users report Froyo update problems and solutions

    Samsung Fascinate users are complaining of errors after receiving the OTA update of OS 2.2 Froyo. The error message that users are receiving is “UPDATE FAILED or INCOMPLETE. reason: IP_PREVIOUS_UPDATE_FAILED” and

    April 22, 2011 • Views: 953

  • Android joins the Army with prototype

    The power of the Android platform is now part of the Arsenal of Democracy. Reports are that the US Army has developed a prototype for a military grade Android smartphone to be carried by soldiers on the battlefield. The prototype

    April 22, 2011 • Views: 368

  • Android to get $100 million startup fund

    An investment firm in Silicon Valley has announced the creation of a $100 million dollar start up fund for Android territory. The firm, DCM, has identified Android as the hottest thing in the tech world right now and has

    April 22, 2011 • Views: 298

  • Android tracks users too [Report]

    Fresh on the heals of controversy that Apple’s iPhone 4 OS collects location data on users, a recent report shows that Google’s Android system performs the same spying functions. Security experts have found that the

    April 22, 2011 • Views: 478

  • Google fined $5m for Linux patent infringement: Is Android next?

    Google has been fined $5m after a Texas court found the company guilty of infringing a Linux kernel patent, in a move that experts believe could significantly hamper open-source software’s growth. The fallout of the case,

    April 22, 2011 • Views: 364

  • HTC Sensation 4G pre-interest page goes live

    HTC may not be publicly confirming the rumored June 8 release of the HTC Sensation 4G on T-Mobile USA, but it has thrown up a sign-up page for those wanting more information. The tri-tone smartphone has a 1.2GHz dual-core

    April 22, 2011 • Views: 453

  • T-Mobile Sidekick 4G root already discovered

    The T-Mobile Sidekick 4G has only been on sale since Wednesday, but that hasn’t slowed down the rooting masters at xda-developers. They’ve already come up with a root for the messaging-centric smartphone, opening the

    April 22, 2011 • Views: 951

  • Facebook updates Android app with fixes for bugs and new feature

    Social networking is one of the things that a huge number of web users enjoy when they are on their computer. If you are like me you probably find yourself sitting somewhere with nothing much to do and end up firing up Facebook

    April 22, 2011 • Views: 405

  • US Army developing Android network

    A number of things that consumers take for granted today were derived from things that the military needed or wanted. One very common example is GPS that we all take for granted today. The military is now taking that develop

    April 22, 2011 • Views: 315