Motorola Droid X Gingerbread Bug Fix Update Now Available

Droid X

Many of you out there with a Motorola Droid X have been having issues with your handset ever since Verizon rolled out the Gingerbread update at the end of May. Almost immediately afterwards, we heard about all sorts of bugs and we also heard about the update bricking phones. Not good. And until a few […]

Vodafone Brings Updated Galaxy S Plus Smartphone to Market


As a mild hardware refresh for Samsung’s year-old Galaxy S Android flagship smartphone, the company has decided to offer a slightly updated Galaxy S Plus model for Vodafone subscribers in the UK. The new device is a hybrid that appears to be a mix between a faster Infuse 4G with the Galaxy S’s camera. On […]

HTC Holiday Prototype Leaked for AT&T


New images of the HTC Holiday Android superphone has leaked, and the device appears to be headed to AT&T. The device is one of the larger handsets, matching the Samsung Infuse’s 4.5-inch display. Unlike the Infuse, however, the Holiday will have a higher resolution qHD display with a 16:9 aspect ratio meaning that it will […]

Droid Incredible Gingerbread Update Still Happening, Says HTC

Droid Incredible Gingerbread Update

We’re still not out of murky waters yet, we won’t be until something official is announced or the update itself rolls out, but it appears that we’re getting closer to shore as HTC has refuted its own statements regarding the Droid Incredible’s Gingerbread update. You see, back on August 10th, an HTC rep claimed that […]

Gingerbread for Samsung Infuse 4G Rolling Out in August

Samsung Infuse 4G

If you own AT&T’s Samsung Infuse 4G and you’ve been waiting to hear about when you’d be getting your upgrade to Gingerbread, well, you’re in luck, because AT&T has confirmed that the update will be rolling out at some point this month. Now, keep in mind, the confirmation comes in the form of a tweet […]

Gingergread Update Returns to Kyocera Echo


After initial problems that Sprint and Kyocera had encountered with rolling out the Android 2.3 Gingerbread update on the dual-screen Echo smartphone, the carrier had subsequently halted the update to fix it and is now re-releasing the Gingerbread OTA update to Echo smartphones. Customers who tried to install Gingerbread some ten days ago reported that […]

Galaxy Xcover Goes Rugged


In announcing that Samsung isn’t afraid to get down and dirty with its premium Galaxy smartphones, Samsung Germany has announced a rugged Android Galaxy Xcover smartphone that isn’t afraid of dirt, dust, and water. Joining the ranks of Motorola with its Defy smartphone and Casio’s Android equipped rugged offering for Verizon Wireless, Samsung is leveraging […]

Droid Incredible No Longer Getting Gingerbread?

Droid Incredible

I really, really, really, really, really hope that this is a case of an HTC rep confusing one device with another otherwise HTC might have some angry Droid Incredible owners beating down their figurative doors with figurative pitchforks in the coming days. Story goes like this. Guy with a Droid Incredible asks about Gingerbread. HTC […]

LG Thrill 4G Appearing in Best Buy’s Buyer’s Guide


The glasses-free 3D LG Thrill 4G for AT&T is now showing up inside retailer Best Buy’s Buyer’s Guide publishing, suggesting that the handset is close to launch. When it launches, the glasses-free 3D capabilities of the phone will pit the AT&T variant against Sprint’s HTC EVO 3D with both devices sporting a glasses-free 3D display, […]

HTC Inspire 4G Gingerbread Update Now Available

HTC Inspire 4G

The HTC Insire 4G has been out since February and since then, owners have been waiting and waiting for their freshly baked Gingerbread to arrive. Turns out, the update started rolling out a few days ago according to HTC and can now be pulled OTA if it’s ready or can be installed via ROM over […]

Pandigital Announces Three New 7-Inch Android Tablets


Pandigital announced a trio of new Android 2.3 Gingerbread tablets, all with seven-inch display, called the Pandigital Planet, Nova, and Star tablets. The company says that a fourth tablet will be announced in September to round out the new slate lineup, and details were not given about that model at this time. The fourth model […]

Huawei Vision Android Gingerbread Phone Marries Best of HTC, Samsung Styling


Huawei’s latest Android Gingerbread handset, called the Vision, is an attractive smartphone that combines the best of HTC’s and Samsung’s styling. Utilizing a unibody construction, the Vision’s back side resembles a cross between the HTC Flyer or Sprint EVO View 4G tablet, while the rounded corner design is very remiscent of Samsung’s Google Nexus S […]

HTC ThunderBolt Gingerbread Update Slated for Q3


The reboot problem on the HTC ThunderBolt¬† has come and gone but there are still some issues that remain, issues that ThunderBolt owners are hoping will get fixed with a Android 2.3 roll out, one that we thought was going to be taking place at some point in Q2 and more specifically on June 30th. […]

Droid X Gingerbread Issues Getting Fixed in Mid-August?

Droid X

Back in May, the Motorola Droid X Gingerbread update started to roll out to excited owners across the United States. Soon after though, that excitement faded as many Droid X owners started having problems with their device. Some even had the update brick their phone. The update was so bad, that it caused Motorola and […]

Sprint Begins Training Employees to Prep for Samsung Conquer 4G Launch

Samsung Conquer training

Though the Samsung Conquer 4G won’t be as iconic as the Epic Touch 4G, the mid-range Android smartphone will be tasked with delivering 4G WiMax connectivity, which provides faster upload and download speeds to mobile users, to the masses. A more affordable price tag and built as a solid handset will make the Conquer 4G […]

Motorola Droid X2 Gingerbread Update Now Available

Droid X2

Four days ago, Verizon Support announced that the Motorola Droid X2 Gingerbread update had started rolling out for one of Motorola’s newest devices and that the software would be rolling out in stages to Droid X2 owners. Well, it appears that that roll out went smoothly because late last night, Verizon made the Droid X2 […]

Samsung Formally Announces Galaxy R


Previously rumored as the Galaxy Z, Samsung has officially announced a lower-cost high-end alternative to its Android flagship Galaxy S II smartphone known as the Galaxy R. The Galaxy R will be powered by a dual-core chip, presumably the NVIDIA Tegra 2, instead of the Galaxy S II’s dual-core Exynos CPU, and will pack in […]

Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 Gingerbread Update Available Once Again

Xperia X10

A few days ago, we learned that Sony Ericsson had released Gingerbread for unbranded version of its Xperia X10 smartphone. A day later, we were then informed that what we had digested the previous day was wrong and that the release of Android 2.3 had been premature. Fortunately, the company said that the release of […]