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Archos G9 Android tablet has a massive hard disk

08/08/2011, While it’s very common to see a tablet with internal storage capacities of 32-64GB, very rarely do they cross the 128GB limit, even with slots for an SD card. Well, Archos seems to have plans to change all that. The company has announced that it...

Huawei Vision shown off in 360 demo and video

08/08/2011, The Huawei Vision, an upcoming high-end Android device, was just announced last week and while we were given detailed description of the phone’s specs, we only had a couple of press shots to look. A phone’s appearance is just as important as...

Blue Sky I’m Watch now up for pre-order

08/08/2011, Looking for an Android phone to strap around your wrist? We’re pretty sure you won’t be able to use your current phone as a watch (unless you’re a giant), so how about an Android watch instead? Unveiled last month, the I’m...

Samsung Hercules confirmed for T-Mobile

08/07/2011, The Samsung Hercules was first spotted last week at the Samsung Mobile concert in Toronto, and now the folks over at TmoNews have managed to get their hands on even more photographs of the device. And besides a clearer look at the phone, some new...

Motorola Droid Bionic FCC snapshots and documents released

08/07/2011, Could the wait be finally over? After what seemed like an eternity, it looks like we’ll be getting our hands on the Motorola Droid Bionic very soon. The Droid Bionic FCC documents have been finally released this morning, detailing the upcoming...

Motorola Xoom update brings SD card support

08/07/2011, Xoom owners rejoice; the long awaited update which brings SD card functionality to the Android tablet is finally here. Verizon’s recently announced update for the Motorola Xoom has been reported to have started rolling out to its customers. The...

Froyo for Samsung Continuum leaks

08/07/2011, Remember the other Galaxy S phone that was released on Verizon? No not the Fascinate, the other one. The special variant that was released with an extra tiny display under the main screen? In case you haven’t gotten the answer yet – it’s the...

HTC purchases mobile backup service developer, Dashwire

08/05/2011, While HTC is still under fire from Apple due to alleged patent infringement, it doesn’t look like the Taiwanese manufacturer is letting those problems get in the way of its business. It has been recently reported that HTC has purchased a Seattle...

Samsung Hercules spotted?

08/05/2011, The folks over at mobilesyrup recently took a photograph of an unannounced Samsung device at the Samsung Mobile concert last night in Toronto. Looking a lot like the Galaxy S 2, the phone features a larger screen but is missing the optical trackpad – a...

Logitech release Tablet Mouse for Android 3.1+

08/05/2011, Have an Android tablet that you’d like to turn into a “laptop”? We’ve got some great news for you. Logitech has just released a wireless mouse designed just for use with Android tablets. The mouse works on Bluetooth instead of...

Grace Digital Eco Pod keeps your phone or MP3 player safe from harm

08/04/2011, If you saw the LifeCase and wished that there was a something like that for devices other than the iPhone, you’re in luck. Grace Digital Audio, a company known for creating internet radios, wireless speakers, and outdoor audio solutions has launched...

HTC Thunderbolt Gingerbread update to arrive this quarter?

08/04/2011, Verizon’s first 4G LTE phone, the HTC Thunderbolt is a pretty good phone, but it has one glaring problem: the phone still runs on Android 2.2 Froyo. People who aren’t keen on rooting their phone to install a custom ROM have been waiting for...

myTouch 4G and G2 get Gingerbread update at T-Mobile stores

08/04/2011, If you’re having trouble installing the Android Gingerbread update for your myTouch 4G or G2 smartphones or for whatever reason you just don’t feel like doing the update yourself, you’re in luck. Starting this Saturday, August 6th, the...