CTIA Fall 2011: AT&T Impulse 4G by Huawei Hands-On (Video)

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Last week at the CTIA trade show in San Diego, California, Huawei and AT&T reps were on-hand to demonstrate the capabilities of AT&T’s new mid-range Impulse 4G. The Impulse 4G is a mid-range smartphone with an entry-level pricing and comes with support for AT&T’s 4G HSPA+ network. The Android-powered Impulse 4G comes with a 3.8-inch […]

Netflix for Android Updated to Support All Android 2.2 & Android 2.3 Devices

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Owners of devices running Android 2.3 Gingerbread or Android 2.2 Froyo will be happy to know that Netflix has finally updated its application to support all devices running these versions of Google’s software. It has taken quite awhile for Netflix to get to this point, and there have been some bumps along the way, but […]

Sharp FX Plus Now Free With Contract at Walmart

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The Android-powered Sharp FX Plus with a Sidekick-inspired design is now available at Walmart. The handset is priced at $350 for those commitmentphobes who aren’t willing to sign onto a  contract, or will be made available for free for those who are willing to agree to a two-year contract with AT&T as the network. The […]

Android Update Infographic: Your Guide to Android

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Many of you out there just scooped up your first Android phone and it’s probably running an operating system called Android 2.3 Gingerbread. What you might not know, unless you’re an Android enthusiast, is that there were a bunch of cleverly named operating systems that came before your operating system that incrementally brought features to […]

GooApple iPhone Clone Merges Iconic iPhone 4 Design with Android Brains

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For iOS and iPhone 4 users who wished their smartphones could do a little more, or perhaps even play Adobe Flash videos through the Mobile Safari browser, but cannot fathom to switch to Android because they disdain the design of current smartphones, then GooApple has a solution that marries Apple’s iconic design with the Android […]

Motorola Triumph Hitting Virgin Mobile in July with Android, Super Slim Design

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In addition to the Motorola Photon 4G for Sprint, Motorola also announced their first handset for Virgin Mobile, an Android 2.2 powered smartphone called the Motorola Triumph. The Triumph boasts some pretty specifications but that’s not the only thing that makes it attractive. It also is available without a contract meaning those of you that […]

ViewBook 730 Android Tablet Affordably Priced at $250

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The ViewSonic ViewBook 730 is a 7-inch Android slate that runs the Android 2.2 Froyo operating system and is among one of the cheapest Android tablets on the marklet. Though the device doesn’t run the latest Android 3.x Honeycomb operating system software, the ViewBook 730 packs enough of a punch for tablet enthusiasts to consider, […]

HTC Merge to Launch May 31 on U.S. Cellular

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U.S. Cellular may be launching the HTC Merge on May 31st after some initial delay. The handset was at one point also rumored to be coming to Verizon Wireless, though neither HTC nor Verizon have announced a timeline or date for launch. The device is a world phone Android smartphone with a landscape-oriented sliding keyboard […]

Adobe Updates Flash to Version 10.3 for Android

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Adobe has just pushed out an update to its Adobe Flash Player plugin for the Android platform, bringing the version number to 10.3 and matching the available update on the PC and Mac platforms. The latest version of Adobe Flash 10.3 supports Android OS version 2.2 (Froyo), 2.3 (Gingerbread), 3.0 (Honeycomb), and the latest Android […]

Verizon Droid Charge Review (Video)

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The Samsung Droid Charge is released as the second 4G LTE Android smartphone on Verizon Wireless and has many similar features to the HTC Thunderbolt, and is in many ways a direct competitor to large 4.3-inch smartphones with blazing fast 4G data speeds. And while there are many similarities between the Droid Charge and the […]

Nook Color 1.2 Update Fiasco Advice and 2nd Update

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A full day after the infamous Nook Color 1.2 software update and a few people are still having some issues. Fortunately, most are like me – fully updated and back to normal. But for those who are not, it is quite frustrating, especially if you have gotten used to using and loving the Nook Color […]

HTC Merge Arriving on U.S. Cellular April 29th?

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The HTC Merge, a world phone Android smartphone for CDMA carriers with global roaming capabilities, may be making its official debut on regional carrier U.S. Cellular come this Friday, April 29th if leaked documents are correct. According to popular blog Engadget, which obtained a screenshot of the carrier’s launch plan, the carrier is prepping to […]

Nook Color 1.2 Update with FroYo and Apps Hands On Video

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As we shared earlier, the Nook Color has a new update. We installed it and want to show you the update in a hands on video. The biggest improvement is the app store which will allow you to choose from 139 apps at the start. The app store has some interesting things, like Pulse News […]

Motorola Defy Froyo Update Now Available

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Motorola Defy owners will be happy to know that they have officially joined the Android 2.2 club today as T-Mobile and Motorola have finally made the update available to anxious owners. While the update is indeed rolling out OTA, there is a way to install the update right now if you so wish. If you […]

Samsung Fascinate Froyo Update Officially Rolling Out April 21st

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Verizon has announced via Twitter that the Samsung Fascinate Froyo update will finally make its way to owners starting tomorrow, April 21st. The announcement has been a long time coming as AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile have updated their Galaxy S series devices to Froyo over the past couple of months leaving Fascinate owners wondering when […]

Kyocera Echo (Sprint):Details, Review & Hands-On Video Roundup

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The Kyocera Echo is a new Android smartphone has two displays and allows users to choose how they want to use them. The Kyocera Echo won our best multitasking/simultasking smartphone award at CTIA 2011 and is now available for purchase at your local Sprint store. We have all of the information you need about this […]

Virgin Mobile Samsung Intercept Froyo Update Coming April 11th

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Don’t look now Verizon Samsung Fascinate owners but it looks like Virgin Mobile’s Samsung Intercept is going to be beating your device to the Android 2.2 Froyo update. According to texts being sent to device owners, Virgin Mobile fully expects the update to be rolling out starting April 11th. The message states: The Froyo Update […]

Droid X2 Shown, Maintaining Original Droid X Industrial Design

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With early benchmarks of the Droid X2 letting on what internal hardware specs we may anticipate to find, we now have some more images of the successor to Verizon Wireless’s original 4.3-inch Android device. The Droid X2, in these revealing photos, shows off a 4.3-inch Android smartphone that maintains the look and feel of the […]

Again I Ask, Where Is The Samsung Fascinate Froyo Update?

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I don’t own a Samsung Fascinate. I don’t own a Samsung Galaxy S device. I don’t even use an Android phone as my primary handset. Yet, for some reason, the fact that Verizon has yet to put out the Samsung Fascinate Froyo update continues to bother me. I get lots of emails from frustrated Fascinate […]