Android News December 2011



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December 30, 2011
Look who?s here! Best Buy is the first retailer to announce its unofficial acceptance of the Motorola Droid 4. There was nothing said about the smart-phone, its release, price or anything else...
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December 30, 2011
If your personal Santa was very generous this year and brought you a shiny new Sony Ericsson smart-phone ? then sit down and listen. Sony Ericsson makes a decision to start this...
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December 30, 2011
It looks like Samsung has released another interesting product that will gain its popularity in a moment or two. The Galaxy Note, a 5.3-inch hybrid of a tablet and a smart-phone is...
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December 30, 2011
It looks like finally Sony Ericsson products will get closer to us and we will get closer to them. We?ve seen already a couple of leaked photos of the Xperia Arc HD...
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December 30, 2011
According to Verizon's Twitter account here?s what?s going on with its 4G LTE and 3G network: 4GLTE issue resolved overnight. 3G operated normally; calling, texting were unaffected. If you recall, just a...
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December 30, 2011
New Year is just around the corner bringing new possibilities, new opportunities and, unfortunately, new charges from Verizon. Just yesterday Verizon confirmed to PhoneScoop that it's set to start charging a $2...
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December 29, 2011
It looks like this Christmas was very and very successful for Android OS as far as lots of presents under Christmas Trees happened to be Android based. So, according to the latest...
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December 29, 2011
Well, this is both nice and not that nice. So, if you were interested in creating your own ROM ? none can stop you from doing that! Moreover, from now you?ll be...
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December 29, 2011
With all do respect? Please, Samsung, make up your mind! I know, it?s Christmas time, New Year is coming and all that stuff but when you speak about Ice Cream Sandwich update...
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December 29, 2011
This is not officially official yet but trust me ? it is just a matter of time. There is a rumor that the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 will be coming on US...
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December 29, 2011
?Opps, he did it again!? But the questions stands ?Why??. Our favorite Verizon fails again and its well PRed LTE network collapses one more time. I know that being first includes making...
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December 28, 2011
Of course we are all looking forward to see the ASUS Eee Pad Transformer running Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and without any doubt it will get its piece of ICS pie....
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December 28, 2011
A couple of weeks ago we were talking about the LG Prada 3.0 smart-phone and its release in Europe. Well, LG expands its influence and LG 3.0 is now available in South...
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December 28, 2011
Samsung says that there will be no Ice Cream Sandwich for the original Galaxy S smart-phone and that lovely 7-incher ? the Galaxy Tab. But there are rumors that Samsung is taking...
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December 28, 2011
I know that we do not often write about BlackBerry devices here but as far as BB?s Playbook can launch Android applications, it means that they are related. It is always important...
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December 28, 2011
I?ve been familiar with Sony Ericsson products for a couple of years already and I can say with a firm that they have a great potential. I am not saying that this...
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December 27, 2011
Today it is not a problem to find and get yourself a tablet. I think that almost every manufacturer in the world at least tries to release a tablet and if successful...
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December 27, 2011
I think that almost every Android device is now looking forward to be updated with the latest Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich update but, unfortunately, only the chosen ones will be rewarded...
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December 27, 2011
I hope there is no need to explain what OnLive service is good for and why gamers all over the world are so excited about it. I am not interesting in beating...
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December 27, 2011
Samsung is serious about releasing a couple of dual-SIM smart-phones in the closest future. Of course, those fellows won?t be the most advanced representatives of their kind but if you want to...
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December 26, 2011
It is amazing how fast independent developers work to treat us with something special and something important. Just imagine that on December, 20 the Amazon Kindle Fire was upgraded with the latest...
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December 26, 2011
If you enjoy Firefox on PC then you should have already tried Mozilla?s Firefox on Android. Of course, it is not like on your PC but Android Firefox developers do their best...
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December 26, 2011
And I thought I was supposed to bring this feature for you. I hope you know that the latest Nexus, the Galaxy Nexus, has one amazing feature known as face recognition. Well,...
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December 23, 2011
You know, before this video I though that my Christmas Spirit was ruined. But I want to thank Google, and Android and all the people that are somehow connected with the latest...
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December 23, 2011
GoHow is another travel application that you should be interested in case of emergency. First of all, it is totally free and second of all, and this is the most important thing,...
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December 23, 2011
Well, this is it. A day I?ve been waiting for since the very first minute of the EVO View 4G release. So, folks, if you are interested in one of the latest...
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December 23, 2011
If you are looking forward to see the latest Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich on your HTC Sensation, well, do not forget to visit XDA Developers forum and check a Sense based...
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December 23, 2011
Well, this is definitely what Swype keyboard was missing since its release. But after teaming up with Dragon Naturally Speaking team, the latest version of Swype will include Dragon Dictation button on...
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December 22, 2011
My congratulations, loyal Android fans! Andy Rubin from Google on his Google+ account announced that more than 700,000 Android are activated every single day. That?s about 29,166 devices activated every hour and...
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December 22, 2011
This is one of those situations when a defeat is not actually a defeat. According to the latest announcement, Microsoft has sued Motorola for violating 6 Microsoft?s patents. But it looks like...
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December 22, 2011
If you have the Google Nexus S smart-phone it already means that you are a gig person (this is a compliment). I also hope that you have already updated your device with...
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December 22, 2011
If you have the Google Nexus S smart-phone it already means that you are a gig person (this is a compliment). I also hope that you have already updated your device with...
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December 22, 2011
I think it is one of the most provocative commercials ever made by T-mobile. I can?t say that it is not fun but it is a bit ?over the top?. So, the...
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December 22, 2011
Sony Ericsson was one of the first manufacturers to announce their interest in the latest Android 4.0 OS ? Ice Cream Sandwich. Well, today we are lucky to take a look at...
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December 21, 2011
As it was promised before, Adobe brings another update to its AIR software to make it compatible with the Ice Cream Sandwich based devices. Well, Flash support is one of those features...
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December 21, 2011
If you are looking for a tablet for about $200 (+/- $40) you can take a look at the HTC Flyer (aka HTC View 4G from Sprint) that is offered for $240...
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December 21, 2011
It is pretty logical that the Nexus S smart-phone was supposed to be the first to receive the Ice Cream Sandwich update. But as far as every Nexus S smart-phone is different...
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December 21, 2011
I?m sorry but I was not able to resist. This is something that I am going to play after finishing this article. Gameloft releases another Madden game ? NFL Pro 2012. This...
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December 20, 2011
Hey, folks! We have some good news for you! The Asus Transformer Prime is back on Amazon and you can order one to become your best friend. Amazon says it has a...
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December 20, 2011
Unfortunately, we are not able to enjoy all the beauties of the Google Wallet service on our Samsung Galaxy Nexuses. I do not know the reason but both carriers and manufacturers are...
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December 20, 2011
HTC has some serious plans to be very persistent during the upcoming 2012 and it means a couple of thing: we are going to see Android smart-phones being released in the USA...
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February 6, 2012
I know that every person who has a Motorola Droid RAZR is waiting for the Ice Cream Sandwich update to be rolled out as soon as possible. No, what you will find...
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December 20, 2011
Despite all the nice features the Sony Tablet P is going to bring PlayStation-certified world of Sony games. The good news is that the latest update will give you a possibility to...
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December 19, 2011
I am pretty sure that you were looking forward to update your Nexus S smart-phone with the latest Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich OS. Well, it is the highest time button to...
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December 19, 2011
AT&T is rolling out another update for the Samsung Galaxy S II smart-phone. Android version number to 2.3.6 brings bug fixes as well as a couple of improvements and new features. But...
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December 19, 2011
If you are looking forward to get yourself a nice Android based tablet, maybe you should turn to Cricket as far as they are already offering the newest Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1...
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December 19, 2011
After the Carrier IQ resonance, U.S. Sen. Al Franken has got everything under his control and requests detailed information on Carrier IQ usage from different manufacturers. HTC has already answered all the...
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December 19, 2011
Sprint was one of the first carriers to be accused of using Carrier IQ. Well, Sprint says it's no longer using Carrier IQ. In its response to U.S. Sen. Al Franken over...
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December 16, 2011
Everybody knows that the Verizon Galaxy Nexus is already and finally available for purchase. You can grab this smart-phone from Verizon for $299 or, if you are not into contract, order one...
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December 16, 2011
If you have your newly purchased Verizon Galaxy Nexus in your hands and you launch it for the first time ? do not be afraid when you get your first update notification....
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December 16, 2011
I think this is what we all were waiting for: The Grand Theft Auto III game is finally available on the Android Market. I can say with a firm that it is...
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December 16, 2011
One of the best things that I do enjoy about Android happens to be its customization features. You can make it look just the way you want it to without rooting or...
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December 16, 2011
Yep, folks, the wait is over and now you can officially order the Verizon Galaxy Nexus smart-phone running Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich operating system online. I know, you will say that...
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December 15, 2011
Well, this is not something to be excited about but certainly something to be interested in. I know that the Sprint Epic 4G Touch is a very impressive device and even with...
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December 15, 2011
I hope you are interested in updating your HTC Droid Incredible 2 smart-phone because we all know it deserves only the best. Finally Verizon releases another useful update that includes a number...
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December 15, 2011
You know, this picture is made in a very special way and I thought that this pretty Asian girl was holding the Galaxy Tab Plus in her hands and that a red...
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December 15, 2011
You can get yourself a Chevrolet but you drive a Ferrari? You can live in a small apartment but you have a castle? You can cook at home but you eat at...
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December 15, 2011
Well, folks, here?s another leak of the Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc HD. The good news is that this time we have a great possibility to take a closer look on the smart-phone...
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December 14, 2011
The National Transportation Safety Board has some serious plans to make our life safer and is going to ban the use of cell phones and other portable electronic devices by drivers of...
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December 14, 2011
If you are looking for a tablet it might be very and very reasonable to take a look at what Sprint is offering. Not that long time ago you were offered the...
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December 14, 2011
Oh, ye! This is one of the biggest and most awaited updates for the Droid Bionic smart-phone. I think that people who own this device are going to make this day the...
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December 14, 2011
CyanogenMod team is really taking its work seriously and their last decision is a perfect proof. According to the latest announcement Samsung Vibrant (the first original Galaxy S devices to hit the...
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December 14, 2011
Finally Skype developers make the brave decision to update their official application. There is a minor change in its interface and a couple of positive and useful changes in app?s possibilities. So,...
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December 13, 2011
While Google himself is quiet about the Google Wallet service, we have unconfirmed information that with the upcoming 2012 Summer Olympic Games Google will launch the Wallet in London. According to a...
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December 13, 2011
Canadian mobile carrier Rogers has a couple of 4G capable devices in its line like the Samsung Galaxy S II LTE, the HTC Raider and the HTC Jetstream LTE. I know, it...
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December 13, 2011
I was keeping my fingers crossed for Sammy the whole year and guess what ? it worked! Of course I realize that maybe Samsung?s persistence and creativity have something to do with...
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December 13, 2011
I think that the latest accidental promotion of the Sony Tablet S device, thanks to Pope Benedict XVI should give the device mentioned a credit. If you remember, Benedict XVI used Tablet...
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December 13, 2011
There is a great possibility that the upcoming Asus Transformer Prime tablet?s release will be delayed. Of course, the first question we ask is ?why?? Well, it looks like the Prime has...
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December 12, 2011
Another update should be expected for the Motorola Droid Bionic smart-phone. According to the reports, software version 5.5.893 brings improved data stability, increases the Mobile Hotspot capacity up to eight devices and...
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December 12, 2011
And another patent issue in which Apple is involved but this time it is not Samsung nor HTC. This time it is Motorola, another ambitious Android related manufacturer. But the good news...
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December 12, 2011
It looks like in a few years popes will be reading Bible from their own tablets. I am not telling that this is bad but it will be different and I am...
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December 12, 2011
Samsung Empire strikes back by winning the greatest battle in Australia! I hope you remember that a few months ago Apple did its best to prevent the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 from...
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December 12, 2011
What can be better than fresh and nice update being rolled out for your smart-phone? Don?t answer, this was a rhetorical question. So, finally the awaited update for the T-Mobile G2X is...
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December 9, 2011
Here is another problem that you will find on the upcoming Verizon Galaxy Nexus and this time it is closely connected with NFC technology. Well, basically it is not a problem but...
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December 9, 2011
I am not sure if you remember the first tablet from LG equipped with two 5 megapixel cameras that were capable to take 3D videos and pictures. Of course, it was nice...
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December 9, 2011
I started thinking about the Ice Cream Sandwich update since Google has announced its official release. The first ICS based smart-phone is already available in Europe and in a few days (I...
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December 9, 2011
I started thinking about the Ice Cream Sandwich update since Google has announced its official release. The first ICS based smart-phone is already available in Europe and in a few days (I...
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December 9, 2011
Sony Ericsson products are not as popular in the USA as they are in Europe. I do not know why but it should be some kind of mobile-political thing. But never say...
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December 9, 2011
Despite the fact that Verizon is working hard on brining stable 4G connectivity, from time to time they happen to have some issues with LTE. Here is another explanation from Verizon why...
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December 8, 2011
Where is my tablet? I need to get this game immediately! Gameloft rolls out the Brothers in Arms 2 game on the Android Market and offers it for free. Of course, there...
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December 8, 2011
The good news is that Verizon won?t be the only place offering the Galaxy Nexus smart-phone. Radio Shack is also interested in bringing this device in masses for the very same price...
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December 8, 2011
None can judge you for your intentions to get the sweetest Android based Samsung Galaxy S II LTE smart-phone from Rogers. And why should they? This is a perfectly balanced Android smart-phone...
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December 8, 2011
This is great! This is another great thing that will happen with me! 10 years ago Rockstar released one of the most popular games ? Grand Theft Auto III and now this...
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December 8, 2011
Sony Ericsson is also interested in equipping its smart-phones with the newest 720p resolution touch-screens and that is why in the closest future we should see the Xperia Arc HD coming on...
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December 7, 2011
Sometimes, if you want to stay up-to-date, all you have to do is to be attentive. It?s not hard ? just listen! Or read. So, we have some good news (I guess)....
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December 7, 2011
Due to the latest issue with the Carrier IQ both T-mobile and Sprint has made a decision to make everything clear. If you o not recall, there was a statement that T-mobile...
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December 7, 2011
According to The Wall Street Journal Verizon is going to offer the Samsung Galaxy Nexus smart-phone for 299.99 on the usual two-year contract bases. Also, the device is reported as coming soon...
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December 7, 2011
I know that the Sony Ericsson Xperia Play is not the newest smart-phone in SE?s line but without any doubt happens to be one of the best and most original. Some people...
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December 7, 2011
Verizon celebrates its one year anniversary of the official LTE 4G network launch. Even leaving 365 days behind Verizon hasn?t managed to make it work great but frankly speaking one year is...
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December 6, 2011
It is not a secret that Verizon is expecting the Galaxy Nexus smart-phone. Moreover, we start receiving different photos that yes, really, the Nexus Galaxy is at the Verizon stores. But the...
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December 6, 2011
If you are looking forward to purchase a cheap Android based tablet, you have to wait for a couple of years. Or, you can search the web and ask for MIPS Technologies....
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December 6, 2011
One of the best sitcoms ever called ?Scrubs? was closed in 2010. I was very disappointed as far as I used to watch it with great inspiration and interest. Of course, season...
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December 6, 2011
It looks like just yesterday Verizon has started working on its LTE network and guess what ? right now Big Red celebrates its first anniversary of the LTE launch. But saying ?Happy...
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December 5, 2011
Your favorite game receives another update and now you can enjoy new levels in Wreck the Halls category after updating Angry Birds Seasons application. I am not sure if there is a...
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December 5, 2011
The ASUS Transformer Prime is something that everyone is looking forward to obtain. Of course this is because it is the first tablet that sports a new quad-core Tegra-3 chip and can...
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December 5, 2011
BaconReader is like bacon, but better. You can carry your BaconReader with you all the time and your pockets and hands won?t get dirty and covered with fat. Well, BaconReader is pretty...
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December 5, 2011
It doesn?t actually matter what kind of Android device you sport at this moment because there is almost 100% possibility that you are looking forward to flash it with the latest Android...
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December 5, 2011
Games like this should be offered for free in every possible store because they make people happier and happier means kinder. I hope you remember one of the best games ever offered...
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December 2, 2011
Everyone interested in getting a brand new Android tablet is looking forward to see the ASUS Transformer Prime. We have a couple of dates leaked for this device but when and how...
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December 2, 2011
We?ve been waiting for the OTA update for the Galaxy Nexus and finally it is here. The only ?trick? is that, as always, it goes in waves and if you are tired...
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December 2, 2011
You favorite color is white and you would like to see everything around you in cold and bright tones? Well, now your portal in the digital world of Android goodies is available...
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December 2, 2011
According to this leaked image we are going to see the Galaxy Nexus smart-phone on Verizon store shelves on December, 11. It is a very nice date, just before the holidays and...
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December 1, 2011
Here it comes: the first official update for Amazon?s Kindle Fire. Amazon is not really saying what is packed inside other than provides improvements to the operation of your Kindle Fire. So,...
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December 1, 2011
There one thing that makes me happy when talked about. Yep, you are quite right ? this is a gentle process of ?updating?. What can be better than another useful update being...
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December 1, 2011
The awaited update for the Motorola Milestone X is now available for download. All the desired and dreamt about goodies are packed into 104.9 MB package that, by the way, is a...
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December 1, 2011
The awaited update for the Motorola Milestone X is now available for download. All the desired and dreamt about goodies are packed into 104.9 MB package that, by the way, is a...
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December 1, 2011
Another day, another update for your Android based smart-phone. On the one hand, it is very inconvenient when your device is updated separately from all the others because you never know when...
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December 1, 2011
As I always say, progress is something that we are not able to stop. People will always be looking for something better, something more perfect. Samsung Company is not an exception. I...
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