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  • 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: 940

  • 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: 366

  • 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: 473

  • T-Mobile G Slate confirms launch date as April 20

    T-Mobile has finally officially confirmed the launch date for the LG Slate. Although we recently reported that T-Mobile stores had the G Slate in the back of stores already, the official launch date for the Android 3 (Honeycomb)

    April 19, 2011 • Views: 305

  • Motorola Droid Bionic delayed, getting enhancements

    Motorola has announced that the Droid Bionic will be delayed until summer in order to receive several “enhancements.” Although there is little detail as to what the enhancements may involve, the decision was made

    April 19, 2011 • Views: 458

  • Apple’s iOS has twice the reach of Android … for now

    In result from a new study, Apple’s iOS has twice the reach of Android in the US. But the results are a little deceiving as it focuses on iOS products which also include the iPad and iPod Touch. Factoring those in, Apple

    April 19, 2011 • Views: 288

  • Morphy Android Concept bends with you

    The Morphy is a design attempt to address a user’s need to keep their phones in their pockets, without having a clunky bulge that mucks up fashion lines. Designs may be elegant, but they are reliant on rigid technologies

    April 19, 2011 • Views: 829

  • AT&T offers in-app local advertising for developers

    AT&T is set to release tools for app developers which would allow them to use location based advertising. Up until now, app developers had to rely on national ad campaigns and often, those ads were of little value to users.

    April 19, 2011 • Views: 213

  • Evernote for Android gets huge update

    Users of Evernote know how beneficial it is to save important information, images, just about anything and organizing it for easy retrieval. In today’s mobile based society, it was only a matter of time and effort before

    April 19, 2011 • Views: 367