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HTC Golf details leaked

03/12/2012, According to reports online, HTC has got a new phone in the works called the HTC Golf. The Android smartphone is said to replace the current HTC Explorer and will be a budget device aimed at first time smartphone users. The phone will feature a sub-1GHz...

Google puts up Android 4.0 Roboto font for download

03/12/2012, Back when Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich was announced in 2011, one of the cosmetic changes that was brought over onto the device was the Roboto font. While the font had its critics and fans, for those who enjoyed the font and would like to download it...

No Windows Phone from Sony anytime soon

03/12/2012, Besides the prototype Sony Ericsson Windows Phone device that recently went up for auction – it looks like we won’t be seeing any more such phones from the company anymore. According to reports online Sony might be keeping an eye out on Windows...

Instagram for Android is nearly here

03/12/2012, Over at the SXSW last weekend, Instagram’s co-founder, Kevin Systrom announced that the Android version of Instagram is nearly here. The app was shown off briefly on stage as it wasn’t ready for a full demonstration yet – however it is said...

Yahoo! Messenger app for Android updated

03/09/2012, Yahoo! has just pushed out a new version of its Messenger app for Android devices. The latest version of the app now has the ability to easily share your location with all your friends by giving you the option to include it in your status updates. You no...

Parrot AR.Drone made to work with video glasses and controller

03/09/2012, If you’ve got an AR.Drone and want to have a more immersive flying experience, there is a way to. Thomas Sohmers, a self-proclaimed geek decided to hack together a pair of Epson Moverio BT-100 transparent video glasses and a Parrot AR.Drone so that...

Siine Android keyboard is a shortcut galore

03/09/2012, The Android mobile operating system has been touted to be nifty in the sense where it is highly customizable, and here we are with a third party solution known as Siine. It is an Android keyboard that works unlike any other, featuring functions such as...

Verizon DROID 2 Global update rolling out today

03/09/2012, An update for the Motorola DROID 2 Global on Verizon has been reported to be rolling out today, so if you own the phone be sure to keep an eye out on the notification bar. While it’s not Ice Cream Sandwich for your phone, it does introduce a host of...

HP TouchPad triple boots into webOS, Android and Arch Linux

03/09/2012, The HP TouchPad might be as extinct as dinosaurs, but that does not mean it is dead and buried – yet. It seems that the HP TouchPad does not only run on webOS, but it is also capable of booting up in at least two more different mobile operating...

HTC One X already rooted before launch

03/09/2012, If you’re planning to pick up the HTC One X but you’re worried about whether the phone can be rooted, we’ve got some good news for you. The folks over at MoDaCo claim that they have successfully come up with a way to root the phone....

Google-ASUS tablet could arrive in May

03/09/2012, We’ve heard rumors about the Google Nexus tablet being made by ASUS in the past, and now we’ve got more details to add to the mix. According to Digitimes’ sources, the alleged 7″ tablet could arrive as early as May and should be...

InfoSonics unveils Verykool s700 Android smartphone

03/09/2012, If one were to take a look at the different companies that produce budget smartphones, you might realize that a good majority of them come from countries like China, i.e. Huawei and ZTE. Well for those looking for something a little more “local”, you...

Samsung Galaxy S2 Ice Cream Sandwich release date refuted

03/09/2012, Earlier today we reported about the Galaxy S2 Ice Cream Sandwich update being released on March 10th – well it looks like the announced date was wrong. According to a tweet from the official Samsung Twitter account, the date was mistakenly posted by...

HTC Sensation gets Ice Cream Sandwich in Nordic countries

03/08/2012, Great news for all you HTC Sensation owners who aren’t in the US. It looks like HTC has started pushing out the long-awaited Ice Cream Sandwich update for the phone. According to reports online, folks in Germany and Sweden have already started...