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Motorola TRIUMPH announced for Virgin Mobile

06/09/2011, In addition to the Motorola PHOTON 4G that made its debut today, Motorola also announced its first phone to be available exclusively to Virgin Mobile USA customers – the Motorola TRIUMPH. It is a feature rich Android handset that can be bought without a...

PHOTON 4G is Motorola’s first 4G phone for Sprint

06/09/2011, At the Sprint Motorola event today, the two companies announced the launch of a new high-end phone: the Motorola PHOTON 4G. Previously named the Droid X 2 before it was officially announced, the PHOTON 4G marks Motorola’s impressive 4G debut on...

Android apps put users’ information at risk

06/09/2011, Remember how awhile ago the Skype app for Android was said to be storing its users details on easily accessible files that weren’t encrypted? Well it looks like Skype isn’t the only company guilty of such practices. According to a recent...

Dell Streak 10 Pro now official

06/09/2011, If you thought the Dell Streak 7 wasn’t a large enough tablet, you’ll be glad to know that Dell has a larger tablet in the works. The company has confirmed the existence of its 10″ Honeycomb tablet dubbed the Streak 10 Pro in addition to...

Turn your Samsung smartphone into a mini TV with Smart View

06/07/2011, While people are busy trying to get videos streaming from their phones onto larger sized HDTVs, the folks over at Samsung are doing things the other way around. They have just released the Smart View app for the Samsung Galaxy S II – an app that allows...

NVIDIA clears the air about Tegra 2-LTE compatibility

06/07/2011, Due to the delay of NVIDIA Tegra 2-LTE devices arriving on the market, a lot of rumors have been floating around suggesting that Tegra 2 SoCs has problems working together with Verizon’s 4G LTE network. Well it looks like NVIDIA got tired of all the...

Sony Ericsson introduces the Xperia Play Experience Pack

06/07/2011, At the E3 event this week, Sony Ericsson got on board with the promotion of its latest gaming smartphone, the Sony Ericsson Xperia Play with the Experience Pack. Aimed at improving the value of the Android phone, the Sony Ericsson Xperia Play Experience...

NOOK The Simple Touch Reader rooted to run Angry Birds

06/07/2011, A couple of weeks ago, Banes & Noble launched the NOOK The Simple Touch Reader that features a grayscale E-ink touchscreen. Well some folks have managed to root the device to make it run apps that it shouldn’t be running in the first place. But...

Samsung Indulge launched on Cricket Communications today

06/07/2011, Folks who are on Cricket Communications, we have some great news for you. The carrier has just announced that the Samsung Indulge (SCH-r915) to be available on Cricket’s network starting today. The Indulge will be the first Samsung Android device to...

Google Android malware alarm bells go a-ringing

06/06/2011, The Android operating system for tablets as well as smartphones might be an open platform, and along with it comes its own set of pros and cons – where the latter would include malware. Just under a week saw Google remove more than a couple of dozen...

Afterburner overclocking utility for Android from MSI

06/05/2011, MSI has just showed off their Android overclocking utility known as the Afterburner, where it was co-developed by MSI and well-known software programmer “Nick Connors”. The new Afterburner utility will allow Android-based smartphones as well...

Motorola blames bad Android apps for 70% of smartphone returns

06/03/2011, In a recent statement made by Motorola Mobility’s CEO, Sanjay Jha, he said that 70% of smartphones that are returned to the company has been due to apps that have affected device performance. Apparently customers who have been unsatisfied with...

The i’mWatch runs on Android

06/03/2011, Ever wished that all your devices were powered by the Android operating system? If you own an Android tablet and an Android smartphone, all that’s left for you to get is an Android watch! The folks over at Blue Sky Srl from Italy has decided to come...

Sony Ericsson announces 20+ games for the Xperia Play

06/02/2011, Just like the Nintendo 3DS, one of the things that prevented the Sony Ericsson Xperia Play from having a fantastic launch was due to its lack of titles designed for the device right from the get-go. But now, with E3 just around the corner, things are...