08/29/2011, While it hasn’t been officially announced yet, it looks like the AT&T 4G LTE network in the Chicago area has went live. It is uncertain if the network went live for testing purposes, or it’s a soft launch for the carrier to test the waters, but whatever the reason is, the folks over at BGR got their hands on some AT&T 4G LTE modems and ran some speed tests to […]
08/29/2011, Recently there has been a Pantech phone that has made it past the FCC under the name “Apache”. While there has been no word on the Apache, thanks to a leaked flyer we now know that there is another (or could be the same phone) Pantech phone called the Breakout that will be making its way to Verizon’s network.
08/26/2011, Just yesterday we reported that thanks to a developer who went snooping inside Samsung’s Unpacked app’s APK, it was discovered that Samsung has plans to reveal three new devices at IFA – the Galaxy Note, Wave 3 and the Galaxy Tab 7.7.
08/25/2011, The 4G LTE upgrade for the Motorola Xoom is finally on its way. The folks over at Droid-L ife managed to get their hands on the instruction emails about the upgrade process that have apparently started appearing in the inbox of business and government Xoom owners. Apparently these two groups will be piloting the program before the upgrade is eventually given to everybody else.
08/25/2011, If you own a Sprint EVO 4G, some of you would have been bugged by a brand new notification on your phone today. It has been reported that Sprint started rolling out a maintenance update for the HTC EVO 4G which brings some useful features and bug fixes to the EVO 4G. It’s good to see that Sprint is still supporting the phone even though it’s about a year old, […]
08/23/2011, The folks over at BGR have just received some very interesting pictures from a “trusted source” who claims that it could be AT&T’s first 4G LTE phone. The device is made by Samsung and is called the Impulse 4G. Other than the images, no details have been released about the device but it does look a lot like the Samsung DROID Charge on Verizon so this could be AT&T’s equivalent of it. […]
08/22/2011, Great news for some of you folks living in the US – Verizon has announced the availability of its 4G LTE network in 22 new markets, expanding its 160 million user coverage and pushing it closer to its goal of 185 million by the end of the month. The 4G LTE service in the new areas will launch on September 15th, enabling users to download data at speeds of 5-12 […]
08/19/2011, We do know that the HTC Sensation 4G has started to receive the Android 2.3.4 Gingebread update in Europe, but T-Mobile customers will be able to enjoy the operating system update Over The Air (OTA) today, where the full rollout for all owners of the Sensation 4G should be complete by the time September 18th arrives on our calendars. Obviously, apart from the Android 2.3.4 bump, you will also be […]
08/17/2011, A couple of days ago we reported that a prototype MacBook Pro that sported a 3G antenna was seen on eBay, and just a few days after that, an Apple patent was released that suggested something similar, albeit improved upon.
08/17/2011, If you’re wondering when your Thunderbolt phone will finally get Gingerbread, you might not have to wait too long for it. It’s been reported that the Android Gingerbread update for the 4G LTE phone on Verizon has managed to find its way online – and this time it’s not like the previously leaked test builds for the phone. This Gingerbread update is said to be the official build from HTC, […]
08/17/2011, Looking forward to getting your hands on the LG Thrill 4G? We’ve got some bad news for you – the phone’s release has been delayed – again. Originally scheduled to arrive this weekend on August 21st, the release date of the Android smartphone has been pushed back to September 4th. While it’s not much of a delay, it’s still a delay, and for every day the phone doesn’t arrive is […]
08/16/2011, Remember the HTC Ruby that had its specs and pictures leaked recently? Well, more details about the phone have surfaced, and it turns out that the Ruby is going to be the new flagship device of T-Mobile, and it will be renamed to HTC Amaze 4G. Judging by the phone’s powerful specs, I guess it deserves the title. The HTC Ruby/Amaze 4G will pack a 1.5GHz dual-core processor, a 4.3″ […]
08/16/2011, It looks like AT&T’s 4G LTE network is primed for public use. The carrier has just announced the launch of its first 4G LTE devices which will go on sale next week. Just like Verizon, AT&T will be kickstarting its 4G network with the introduction of USB modems instead of smartphones or tablets straightaway. This would be a good way to wean users onto the network and to slowly test […]
08/12/2011, Yesterday we reported about the updated Dell Inspiron 13z and 14z. Well along with the announcement (and release of the Inspiron 14z), Dell also announced the Vostro V131 laptop. For those who are unfamiliar, the Vostro series by Dell is targeted at enterprise users while the Inspiron is aimed at regular consumers.