May, 2011

  • FCC Roundup: Two Galaxy Tabs and a Reader

    Lets have a look at what we’ve got rolling through the FCC today! Over the past couple days, actually. As you may know, devices popping up on their way through the FCC approval process often means that a device will soon be

    May 27, 2011 • Views: 216

  • Lenovo IdeaPad K1 Honeycomb Android Tablet Listing Appear

    What’s that, is it LePad? Sort of! It’s the USA version of China’s LePad, here called the Lenovo IdeaPad K1 carrying around Android 3.0 Honeycomb and a slew of other elements you might rack up as oddities. Right

    May 27, 2011 • Views: 442

  • Sony Ericsson Talking Bootloader Unlocking Too

    SO we’re talking about unlocking bootloaders lately, and it appears the Sony Ericsson is up for review next. Last night we were tipped off by HTC that they would, indeed be unlocking bootloaders on all future devices. What

    May 27, 2011 • Views: 271

  • Displays Breaking on Galaxy Tab 10.1 [Google I/O Limited Edition]

    We’ve got an account here of a until-recently-proud owner of a Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 Google I/O Limited Edition Android tablet. An account that tells a story of one of the most evil errors a person holding a $500 device

    May 27, 2011 • Views: 1570

  • SwiftKey X hits public beta today on Android Market

    If you are looking for a better onscreen keyboard for your Android device, a new app has landed in the Android Market that you might want to check out. The app is a public beta, so don’t expect it to run perfectly. It is

    May 27, 2011 • Views: 263

  • Official Galaxy Tab 10.1 accessories all caught on video

    We really like the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 tablet a lot around here and we have reviewed that limited edition version already and are looking forward to the retail version landing. Monday the official accessories turned up on a

    May 27, 2011 • Views: 302

  • SoundHound creators offer new app called Hound

    The developer behind the app SoundHound app that we wrote about last in December 2010 has announced a new app for Android users. The new app is called simply Hound and is a voice search app for music. Users of the full version of

    May 27, 2011 • Views: 275

  • Android users spurn paid apps say researchers

    New stats seemingly confirm anecdotal evidence that Android users are less likely to download paid applications than their Apple-using counterparts. According to researchers Distimo, 80-percent of paid applications in the Android

    May 27, 2011 • Views: 1742

  • Asus Eee Pad Slider set to hit stores soon

    One of the more interesting tablets to come from Asus in recent memory is the Eee Pad Slider that was unveiled months ago during CES. We have all been waiting to hear when the Slider would hit stores so we can purchase the thing

    May 27, 2011 • Views: 476

  • Android devs hit by Lodsys in-app patent legal threats

    The patent holder targeting iOS App Store developers over their use of in-app purchasing systems has apparently turned its attention to Android developers now, with at least one coder claiming to have received a legal threat

    May 27, 2011 • Views: 412