Samsung Epic 4G Gingerbread Update Inches Closer to Release

Epic 4G

Samsung Epic 4G owners can be found on almost every Gingerbread update post on the internet. They are rabid creatures, hellbent on being the first Galaxy S device in the United States to get the illustrious Android 2.3 update. And while it’s currently competing with AT&T’s Samsung Captivate, Sprint’s Epic 4G has made some progress […]

Motorola Launches Milestone 3 in China, U.S. Awaits Droid 3

Motorola Milestone 3

Motorola has launched the Milestone 3, known to those in the United States as the Motorola Droid 3, in China which means that a release in the U.S. should be right around the corner. The new Droid, as expected, is thinner and faster than its predecessor and it apparently will pack a Tegra 2 processor […]

Motorola: Droid 2 Global Gingerbread Update Hasn’t Rolled Out Yet

Droid 2 Global

In an odd turn of events for Motorola Droid 2 Global owners, Motorola has contradicted Verizon and claims that the Android 2.3 Gingerbread update is in fact not available, is not rolling out, and isn’t even ready just yet. We had thought that the update was good to go but through a message on Motorola’s […]

Samsung Captivate Gingerbread Update Leaks Out, Get It Now

Samsung Captivate

It was only a matter of time before we saw an official version of Gingerbread leak out for one of the Samsung Galaxy S devices and today, that exact thing has happened to the Samsung Captivate, AT&T’s Galaxy S smartphone. Now, before you go and get too excited, these (yes, there are two versions) aren’t […]

HTC EVO Shift 4G Gingerbread Update Arrives, Manually Install Now

EVO Shift 4G

For those of you that own an HTC EVO Shift 4G and got excited when you heard the Gingerbread update would be arriving tomorrow for install, well, get ready to feel ecstatic once again because Sprint has confirmed that the update is now available a day earlier than expected and can be manually installed this […]

Motorola Droid 2 Global Gingerbread Update Now Available

Droid 2 Global

We had heard that Motorola and Verizon were going to be rolling out the Motorola Droid 2 Global Gingerbread update similar to how they did it with the Droid X, however from the looks of things, it appears that they have gone ahead and just released it to the masses. If you head on over […]

HTC Desire Gingerbread Update Will Roll Out After All

HTC Desire

Yesterday, HTC announced that because of memory constraints, the HTC Desire would not be seeing a boost up to Android 2.3 Gingerbread. However, today, the company has mysteriously reversed course and is now saying that the device will in fact be getting the update. HTC dropped the bad news on Desire owners yesterday via its […]

Xperia X10 Gingerbread Update Gets Previewed (Video)

Xperia X10

While the wait for Sony Ericsson to roll out the Android 2.3 Gingerbread to the Xperia X10 continues, owners will be happy to know that a preview video of the update has surfaced and it gives us a quick taste of what the update will bring when it finally gets around to rolling out. The […]

HTC Desire Won’t Be Getting Android 2.3 Gingerbread

HTC Desire

In some horrible news for HTC Desire owners, HTC has posted on its Facebook page and has indicated that the HTC Desire will not be getting a bump up to Android 2.3 Gingerbread which is sure to be a huge blow for those that had been waiting patiently for it to arrive. The reason for […]

Motorola Photon 4G Bringing Tegra 2 to Sprint This Summer

Motorola Photon 4G

Today at their press event in New York City, Sprint and Motorola announced the Motorola Photon 4G which is a dual-core smartphone with international GSM capabilities. We had expected the companies to launch Motorola’s first 4G phone with Sprint and sure enough, Sprint’s Dan Hesse and Motorola’s Sanjay Jha took the stage and unveiled it. […]

T-Mobile G2 Gingerbread Roll Out Appears to Be Close

T-Mobile G2

T-Mobile apparently really wants G2 owners to know that Gingerbread is on its way because this is the second time a document has leaked out touting the update as ‘coming soon.’ Back towards the end of May, a leaked document from T-Mobile indicated that an update would be rolling out soon. Of course, soon in […]

HTC EVO 4G Gingerbread Update Kills Netflix Support


Update: Fix is on the way. This isn’t good, HTC EVO 4G owners. This isn’t good at all. It looks like the EVO 4G”s recent bump to Android 2.3 Gingerbread has caused Netflix to go haywire, haywire in the sense that playback has stopped working. It’s bad enough that it appears that the app has […]

HTC EVO View 4G Tablet Officially Coming to Sprint on June 24th


Along with the release date of the HTC EVO 3D smartphone, Sprint also announced the availability of its HTC EVO View 4G tablet aka WiMax HTC Flyer that will be available on June 24th, the same day that the EVO 3D makes its heralded arrival. We had known that the 24th was a likely candidate […]

HTC EVO 4G Gingerbread Update Now Available


Today is the day HTC EVO 4G owners as Sprint has made the EVO’s Android 2.3 Gingerbread update available for manual installation as promised and from the looks of things, the update is a massive one. Those who have seen the update say it’s around 110MB, so be prepared to wait a little bit while […]

Motorola Droid X Gingerbread Update Bricking Phones

Motorola Droid X

Yesterday, it became very clear that there was a major issue with the Motorola Droid X Gingerbread update. As you might know, it’s available to all Droid X owners right now. And while most owners are happy campers, it seems like a few others are going through a nightmare. You see, the OTA update has […]

T-Mobile myTouch 4G Slide Finally Shows Its Face (Photos)

T-Mobile myTouch 4G

We’ve heard a lot about T-Mobile’s myTouch 4G Slide aka HTC Doubleshot but before today, we could imagine what the device looked like. Fortunately, some photos have leaked out giving us a glimpse of the Magenta carrier’s upcoming dual-core QWERTY slider. While these photos are a bit blurry, they reveal a couple of things. First, […]

Motorola Atrix 4G Gingerbread Update Gets Previewed (Video)

Atrix 4G

It’s time to get excited Motorola Atrix 4G owners because not only do we have a release window for your boost up to Android 2.3 Gingerbread but we also have a preview video of said update which will show you some of the new goodies that will be coming with your update. BriefMobile was able […]

HTC EVO View 4G Tablet Launching June 24th on Sprint

HTC EVO View Release Date

While Sprint hasn’t come out and revealed the official date yet, it has become apparent that the carrier will be launching its HTC EVO View 4G tablet on June 24th, the same day that the HTC EVO 3D smartphone is apparently going to hit shelves. An promotions page pulled from Sprint’s Rewards Me website seems […]

HTC EVO 4G Gingerbread Update Will Be Available June 3rd


Sprint has come right out and confirmed what we all believed to be the official roll out date for the HTC EVO 4G Android 2.3 Gingerbread update, that date of course being June 6th. It also confirmed another little tidbit we believed to be true, that the update would be available for manual installation on […]