April, 2012

  • LG gives Windows Phone the boot and goes all Android

    Did you know that LG makes Windows Phone 7 devices? Yeah, we didn't either. LG has been a respectable runner in the Android world for the last couple of years, but apparently their performance on Windows Phone 7 - or perhaps

    April 30, 2012 • Views: 65

  • Samsung patents dual-screen tablet design

    One screen good, two screens better. That seems to be the thinking behind one of Samsung's latest awarded patent filings, spotted in the USPTO by Forbes. The patent shows a clamshell design not dissimilar to the Sony Tablet P,

    April 30, 2012 • Views: 129

  • Android Community Weekly: April 29th, 2012

    Another week, another barrel full of Samsung Galaxy S III news - I mean Android coverage. Believe us, we're as tired of the torrent of leaks, teases and misinformation as you are - which is why we're much more excited to talk

    April 29, 2012 • Views: 41

  • HTC One X gets an early CyanogenMod 9 port

    The HTC One X is rightly sitting on top of the Android world for the moment, and of course that means just one thing: the modders are coming out to play. Users of the international One X (with the Tegra 3 processor) can now get a

    April 29, 2012 • Views: 192

  • Apple and Samsung to meet for mediation in May

    The patent wars could be losing a major front in less than a month. According to the FOSS Patents blog, CEOs from Apple and Samsung are set to meet in a San Francisco court starting on May 21st, for federally mandated mediation

    April 29, 2012 • Views: 141

  • Acer releases app to manually update A500 tablets to ICS

    Now here's what we like to see: a manufacturer that's proactive in getting their customers upgraded to the latest software. Acer might have been somewhat behind the curve when it came to granting Android 4.0 to their Iconia Tab

    April 29, 2012 • Views: 1636

  • T-Mobile HTC One S suffers battery drain for WiFi calls – fix incoming

    If you recently purchased an HTC One S for T-Mobile, congratulations - you've got one of the best Android phones available in the US at the moment. But as is usually the case with high-profile phone releases, there's at least

    April 27, 2012 • Views: 108

  • Latest Samsung Galaxy S III photo still looks fake

    Another day, another purported Galaxy S III photo. We've been tipped with this convincing shot of the upcoming Samsung superphone, which follows the bullet points of the latest rumors. There's reason to doubt, though: the phone

    April 27, 2012 • Views: 77

  • MIUI Launcher modded for any ICS ROM

    No two ways about it: the MIUI family of ROMs has a unique visual approach. Blending elements from Android, iOS, WebOS, and plenty of manufacturer skins to boot, it's become one of the most popular ROMs for those who love to

    April 27, 2012 • Views: 111

  • QuickOffice Pro updates with a ton of new features

    Mourning the loss of Google Docs from your app tray? (Don't, by the way - all that functionality is still in Google Drive.) Looking for something with a little more oomph to edit documents on your lunchbreak? Then you'll want to

    April 27, 2012 • Views: 74