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Samsung halts Galaxy Tab 10.1 TouchWiz update

08/15/2011, Whatever happened to the good ol’ days when updates just worked and didn’t cause problems for your devices? It sure seems like phones and tablets are constantly getting bricked – and we’re talking about official updates here!...

Moogle and the Future of Mobile

08/15/2011, This morning, we covered the unexpected acquisition of Motorola Mobility by Google for $12B, which is a huge premium (60%+) compared to the market value of Motorola Mobile on the previous day. Mobile technology is currently THE hot business topic with...

HTC Droid Incredible to get Android 2.3.4 Gingerbread tomorrow?

08/15/2011, Great news to all users of the HTC Droid Incredible, Verizon has announced that it will be releasing the update to Android 2.3.4 Gingerbread. Considering that this phone isn’t exactly new (it already has a successor released), loyal Incredible users...

Saygus VPhone is back

08/15/2011, Back in 2009, the Saygus VPhone made an appearance and at that time it was believed to be one of the more powerful Android devices around, but then it promptly vanished back into development, never to be heard from or seen again, at least until now.

Google Acquires Motorola Mobility

08/15/2011, This morning, Google has announced that it will acquire Motorola Mobility for $12B, which is a huge premium (60%+). This move is somewhat unexpected as it drastically changes Google’s position relative to other handset manufacturers who use...

Meizu MX revealed in more images

08/15/2011, While the Meizu MX Android smartphone will probably never make it to our shores, that doesn’t stop us from looking and drooling over pictures of the phone right? The upcoming quad-core processor phone from Meizu has recently been spotted in new...

Amazon to sell Android tablet for $249?

08/14/2011, While there’s still no official announcement for the Android tablet from Amazon, analysts have already started speculating about how much Amazon will be selling the tablets at. And according to Creative Strategies analyst, Tim Barjarin, Amazon might...

HTC Ruby specs leak

08/14/2011, A week ago, we reported about the HTC Ruby being revealed in photographs, and now the folks over at TmoNews have managed to uncover more details about the curvy phone. The phone won’t be a myTouch device, but it will still be in the upper range of...

HTC Sensation Android 2.3.4 update rolling out in Europe

08/12/2011, HTC’s powerhouse Android phone, the HTC Sensation has been reported to be receiving a tasty Android treat today. The OTA update for Android 2.3.4 is supposedly rolling out to owners of the phone in Europe, which means non-carrier branded versions of...

Google Video arrives on Froyo and Gingerbread devices

08/12/2011, Google Video was launched awhile ago for Android tablets, and now it looks like it’s finally made its way to smaller Android devices. Google has released a new update to the Google Videos app that brings the video rental service to Android...

Leaked Samsung roadmap fake?

08/12/2011, Yesterday, a Lithuanian site was believed to have discovered Samsung’s roadmap for 2011 which pointed out a number of exciting devices that will be arriving later this year, including some new Bada 2.0 phones, and a new high-end Samsung device that...

Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich screenshots leaked?

08/12/2011, Want to know what the next version of Android is going to look like? Well you don’t have to wait anymore – provided the screenshots above are the real deal. The folks over at RootzWiki have published some photographs of a Nexus S running what is...

Meizu MX: Which Quad-Core Chip Inside?

08/11/2011, The Meizu Forums (in Chinese) is buzzing because Jack Wong (Meizu’s CEO) said that the upcoming Meizu MX was going to use a quad-core system on a chip (SoC / processor) to power its user experience. We wonder which vendor is currently used in this...