Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Confirmed for Google I/O

Android Jelly Bean is coming.

It looks like Google has spilled the jelly beans, and more specifically, Android 4.1 Jelly Bean. In a post over on the Google+ Google Developer page, a spilled cup of jelly beans has arrived on the Googleplex campus this morning which all but confirms a Jelly Bean announcement at the upcoming Google I/O later on […]

Why I Regret Buying the 16GB New iPad

Why I Regret Buying the 16GB New iPad

In March, I decided to pick up the new iPad, Apple’s third-generation tablet. I bought the 16GB model, the same amount of storage space that I had on my iPad 2. Before I bought the new iPad, I had doubts that the 16GB would be enough space and unfortunately, those worries have now played out […]

Verizon Kills Data Usage Widget Ahead of Shared Data Plans

Verizon will kill the data usage widget ahead of its data plan changes.

Verizon has decided to kill off its Data Usage Widget just days before the launch of its new Share Everything data plan launch. Android Central is reporting that users on Verizon will start seeing a lengthy message from the carrier that indicates that they will receive an update to My Verizon Mobile that will remove […]

Instagram 2.5 for iPhone and iPad Launches

Instagram 2.5 for iPhone and iPad Launches

Instagram has released its first update for the iPhone and iPad since it was acquired by Facebook for $1 billion back in April of this year. The update brings quite a few new features and enhancements along with it which should please those with an iPhone or iPad who have felt that an update has […]

Microsoft: We’re Not Working On Our Own Windows Phone

Microsoft: We're Not Working on a Windows Phone 8 Device

Microsoft has denied claims from an analyst who claimed that the company was working on its own Windows Phone 8 device. In comments made to InformationWeek, Greg Sullivan, senior marketing manager for Windows Phone, stated that the company would not be releasing its own Windows Phone devices. The firm denial comes shortly after Nomura analyst […]

Huawei Ascend P1 Review: First Impressions

Huawei Ascend P1 Review: First Impressions

We first went hands-on with the Huawei Ascend P1 at CES 2012 in Las Vegas, the event that the company used to announce the Android 4.0 smartphone. Overall, we came away pretty impressed after we some time with the phone on the showroom floor. However. now it’s time to dive deep into the Huawei Ascend […]

5 Android Phones That Deserve Ice Cream Sandwich Right Now

5 Android Phones That Deserve the Ice Cream Sandwich Update Right Now

As we inch closer to Google I/O 2012 and the possible debut of Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, we wanted to take a look at five of the most glaring holes found on Google’s Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich platform. Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich has been out since December of 2011. And while some carriers […]

First BlackBerry 10 Devices Leak

The new BlackBerry 10 homescreen.

It appears that the first BlackBerry 10 smartphones have leaked to the surface today in a slide that reveals both a BlackBerry 10 device with a virtual keyboard and one that will purportedly be the first device to land both RIM’s new operating system and a physical keyboard. B4BB has leaked a slide that seems […]

AT&T Galaxy S II Ice Cream Sandwich Update Available Once Again

AT&T Galaxy S II Ice Cream Sandwich Update Available Once Again

The AT&T Samsung Galaxy S II Ice Cream Sandwich update is available once again. The update is now available through Samsung Kies, a few days after AT&T pulled the update because it wasn’t finished testing the software. Fortunately, it looks like everything is good to go and the Ice Cream Sandwich software can now be […]

iPhone 3GS Review: Three Years with the iPhone 3GS

Three years with one phone is a long time.

I can’t remember exactly what day I got my iPhone 3GS. Really, I can’t. It was that long ago. I know that I got it shortly after it launched in June of 2009 and that it replaced my tank of a smartphone at the time, the BlackBerry 7130c. Yes, I once used a BlackBerry, believe […]

iOS 6: iPhone Maps Recommend Swimming in the San Francisco Bay

Apple has a lot of work to do on its new iPhone Maps

At WWDC 2012, Apple announced its next piece of mobile software, iOS 6. And while the final version of the software won’t arrive until the fall of this year, likely alongside the iPhone 5, the company has released the iOS 6 beta to developers. Users who have access to iOS 6 beta also have access […]

My Love/Hate Relationship with Android 4.1 Jelly Bean

My Love/Hate Relationship with Android 4.1 Jelly Bean

Google has yet to announce Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, its features or its release date and I already have a love/hate relationship with it. The company is widely expected to announced its next version of mobile software at next week’s Google I/O. That piece of software is rumored to be called Android 4.1 Ice Cream […]

AT&T: Galaxy S II Ice Cream Sandwich Update Will Be Available Again Soon

AT&T: Galaxy S II Update Will Be Available Again Soon

While the AT&T Samsung Galaxy S II update is currently unavailable, the carrier says that it will become available again soon. In a statement today, AT&T stated that it was testing the update on its servers and that was the reason that the update was available for a moment and then vanished. The carrier did […]

Motorola Droid Bionic Ice Cream Sandwich Update Leaks Again

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Yesterday, a Motorola Droid Bionic Ice Cream Sandwich update build leaked out. Shortly after that, it appears that another Android 4.0 build leaked out, and Droid Bionic owners might be wise to flash the second one instead. Early yesterday, the first Droid Bionic Ice Cream Sandwich build leaked out. That build was 6.7.2231. Soon after, […]

Toshiba Thrive and Thrive 7 Ice Cream Sandwich Release Dates Delayed

It looks like Thrive tablet owners will have to wait for ICS.

Toshiba promised Ice Cream Sandwich for its Toshiba Thrive and Thrive 7 tablets sometime this spring, however, it looks like the manufacturer is not going to be able to deliver on that promise. In a post today, the company confirmed that the Toshiba Thrive and Thrive 7 Ice Cream Sandwich release dates have both been […]

AT&T Galaxy S II Ice Cream Sandwich Update Delayed

AT&T Galaxy S III Ice Cream Sandwich Update Delayed

Earlier this week, the AT&T Samsung Galaxy S III Ice Cream Sandwich update became available through Samsung Kies. However, it looks like the update has been halted due to technical issues. We received several tips from readers who claimed that the Ice Cream Sandwich update was unavailable through Samsung Kies. And now it appears that […]

Droid RAZR & Droid RAZR MAXX Ice Cream Sandwich Updates Released

Droid RAZR & Droid RAZR MAXX Ice Cream Sandwich Updates Released

The Motorola Droid RAZR and Motorola Droid RAZR MAXX Ice Cream Sandwich updates will roll out today, Verizon confirmed. In a blog post, the carrier confirmed that Android 4.0 for both the Droid RAZR and the Droid RAZR MAXX would begin rolling out to customers starting today. The roll out ends a long saga that […]