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AT&T Samsung Infuse 4G allows installation of non-Market apps

05/06/2011, Some folks who managed to get their hands on Samsung’s upcoming 4G Android phone for AT&T, the Infuse 4G, before everyone has some good news to report. While playing around with the Application settings of the phone, they’ve discovered...

Fake Dell Streak 7 is better than the original?

05/06/2011, Whenever we see a copycat mobile device (such as the knock off iPhone 4 nano reported recently), it usually is inferior to the original product it is based on. However, some folks have spotted a copy of the Dell Streak 7 tablet, which contains some...

Majority of Android devices are on version 2.2

05/05/2011, If you want to know what version of Android the majority of people are using nowadays, the answer is Froyo. According to some data collected over the past 14 days – 65.9% of people who accessed the Android Market were using Android 2.2. The second...

HTC Kingdom leaked in press shot

05/05/2011, The HTC Kingdom has been leaked in a press shot, and previous rumors about the Kingdom being a code name for the HTC EVO 3D has now been debunked. The HTC Kingdom is not the EVO 3D but another HTC phone instead. The Kingdom runs on a Qualcomm MSM7630 1.2...

Motorola to launch new Atrix laptop docks for the Xoom

05/05/2011, It looks like your Xoom tablet may have the ability to extend beyond being a regular tablet. According to some rumors, Motorola are going to release a new version of the Atrix laptop dock that turns your mobile device into a laptop. Except in this case,...

Motorola Titanium arriving on Sprint

05/05/2011, Sprint announced that they will have two Android business phones arriving on their network. The first one was the Motorola XPRT, and next in line we have the Motorola Titanium. This business-catered phone is built to be more durable than regular phones,...

Samsung SENS-240 navigation tablet launched

05/05/2011, Samsung has just introduced an interesting new hybrid tablet on the market in Korea. Called the SENS-240, the tablet acts more like a car navigation system instead of a regular tablet. Pairing up with your Samsung Android smartphone through Bluetooth, the...

LG Genesis set to arrive on US Cellular

05/05/2011, According to reports online, we’re going to see a new dual-screen phone headed towards US Cellular sometime down the road. Manufactured by LG, the Genesis is a dual-screen Android phone that packs a 5 row QWERTY keyboard. If you think you’ve...

HTC Marvel arriving after Sensation and Doubleshot

05/04/2011, The folks over at TmoNews managed to get their hands on some pictures showing off a new HTC phone that is slated to arrive after the Sensation and Doubleshot this year. The phone, known as the HTC Marvel is none other than the HTC Wildfire S, that was...

HTC Bliss: an Android phone designed for women

05/04/2011, It’s not every day we come across a phone like this. The folks over at This Is My Next recently caught wind of an upcoming HTC Android phone that’s supposedly designed for women. Tentatively called the HTC Bliss for now, this will be the first...

WhisperMonitor – the first dynamic Android firewall released

05/04/2011, Android users who have been worried about the recent surge of private data leaks recently will be glad to know that they have a solution to the problem. Security expert, Moxie Marlinspike has just launched the first dynamic Android firewall today. Called...