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Android 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich rolling out to certain devices now

03/28/2012, Good news for Google Nexus device owners (except if you own the Nexus One). According to reports online, the update to the latest version of Android – 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich, has started rolling out over the air and should reach your Android device...

T-Mobile MyTouch (Huawei Ascend G312 QWERTY) caught on video

03/28/2012, Last week an image of T-Mobile’s upcoming MyTouch phone was spotted in some photographs, and today the folks over at Engadget have managed to get their hands on the real deal. According to their report, they were over at Huawei’s headquarters...

Amazon Kindle Fire updated to version 6.3

03/28/2012, Kindle Fire owners will be excited to know that over the next few days, their tablet will be receiving an over the air (OTA) update to version 6.3. The update will introduce new features such as the ability to easily share passages and notes from their...


Google Maps 6.5 for Android released

03/28/2012, To celebrate its recent milestone of helping users navigate over 50 billion kilometers with turn-by-turn directions, Google has decided to upgrade its Maps app for Android devices with a fresh new look. Taking cues from the Android Ice Cream Sandwich...

Adobe Flash Player 11.2 released with silent updates

03/28/2012, Adobe has just rolled out its Flash Player 11.2 which will ensure that a couple of critical arbitrary code execution vulnerabilities are fixed, in addition to a silent update option. Before we move on in greater detail concerning the silent update option,...

Verizon DROID RAZR gets a DIY RAZR MAXX conversion kit

03/28/2012, If you’re one of those Motorola DROID RAZR owners who felt cheated by Verizon after the DROID RAZR MAXX hit the streets, you’re not alone. However, it looks like there’s a solution for you – in the form of a 3rrd-party modification kit...

$100 Shuidi smartphone from China might change landscape

03/28/2012, There is nothing quite like a cheap device to set tongues wagging – especially when it boasts of decent specifications to begin with. This is the case with Chongqing Guohong Technology Development with their Shuidi smartphone that is said to retail...

Samsung Galaxy Note: 5 million shipped

03/28/2012, To all the naysayers who thought the Galaxy Note wasn’t going to be a hit, it looks like you were wrong. According to the latest figures released from Samsung, they’ve shipped over 5 million units of the Android phone since its launch last...

Samsung Galaxy Nexus abused in strange photo shoot

03/27/2012, We know the internet is full of strange and crazy things that cannot be unseen, but this is definitely one of the weirdest things we’ve come across in awhile, and it involves Samsung/Google’s flagship Ice Cream Sandwich phone – the Galaxy...

Lucid by LG officially announced for Verizon

03/27/2012, We’ve heard about the Lucid before in the past, and it looks like the latest leaked specs of the phone were right on the money. The Lucid by LG (previously thought to be named Lucid 4G) will feature a 4″ Gorilla Glass display, a 1.2GHz...

Elephant plays with Samsung Galaxy Note

03/27/2012, The Samsung Galaxy Note is one large smartphone/tablet hybrid, so it only seems fitting that someone just as large would be caught using the device. Well in this video uploaded by techinvator on YouTube, we see an elephant named Peter using a Samsung...

BlueStacks beta available now

03/27/2012, BlueStacks was reported to be in its alpha testing stages late last year and now it looks like the app has been upgraded to the next level. According to reports online, the Android app player for Windows has now reached beta testing level for the public...

Temple Run finally makes its way onto Android

03/27/2012, A couple of weeks back we reported that popular iOS game, Temple Run, would finally be making its way onto Android devices, and keeping true to their word is Imangi Studio who announced that the game has launched onto Android today, bringing Android users...