09/25/2011, Mango has arrived…on the Arrive. OK, so that might be a wee bit lame, but at least it signals the end of the weekend, and a brand new work week is about to start. Someone spotted a HTC Arrive that had Windows Phone Mango running on it at a Las Vegas Sprint store. This is certainly a wee bit early considering Sprint customers are said to start receiving their Windows […]
09/23/2011, To kickstart your weekend, Google has announced a new update for its Google+ iOS app. Bringing up the app to version 18.104.22.1686, the update brings a whole bunch of new features in addition to various bug fixes and performance improvements. Users can now join Hangouts from the mobile app, set their profile photos, +1 comments, and share posts with individuals. The update also renames Huddle to Messenger, which can now […]
09/23/2011, We all know that the Windows Phone 7 Mango update will be happening in a week or two’s time, but for folks who are jiving with AT&T, you will be pleased to hear that AT&T’s plans fro the Mango updates will kick start this coming September 27th. That’s right, original emails from a Ma Bell employee that featured attached images alongside the relevant names and times mentioned, “Starting September 27, […]
09/22/2011, So we know that Windows Phone’s Mango update is expected to roll out in a week or two, although we’re guessing that not all handsets will be able to get it immediately, and there’s also the issue with waiting for carriers to roll out the update as well. The good news for Dell users who own the Dell Venue Pro smartphone is that if you happen to own an unlocked […]
09/22/2011, The Windows Phone platform is alive and kicking, and with more and more phones ready to be announced in conjunction with the highly anticipated Windows Phone Mango update that is happening in a couple of weeks’ time, someone managed to catch a glimpse of the T-Mobile branded HTC Radar 4G, with the signature branding, boot screen, TV app and “About” screen giving the game away. Nice to know that the […]
09/21/2011, While we all know that Mango has been completed for some time now, and we’re just waiting for phone manufacturers and carriers to start pushing the update out, it’s been a long time since we’ve heard any news about the update. Well, here to put an end to all rumors and speculation, Eric Hautala, General Manager of Windows Phone, announced on the official Windows Phone blog that the Mango update […]
09/19/2011, Own a Sony PS3? Well, it goes without saying that getting your console updated to the latest firmware or system software version is always a good thing – assuming the latest update is not gimped. I’m not saying that Sony’s latest PS3 update will be spoiled in any way, but I would think that it will bring far more progress than regression.
09/15/2011, We all know that RIM hasn’t been doing too well, thanks to its recent Q2 financial report where it announced losses and the disappointing sales of the BlackBerry PlayBook tablet. RIM had only shipped out 200,000 BlackBerry PlayBook tablets in Q2 – a far cry from the 490,000 tablets that analysts expected the company to move out. Well, in order to turn the tablet into a success, the company is […]
09/15/2011, Skype introduced Facebook integration in its IM/VoIP client not too long ago, but it was only available for Windows users, which meant that Mac users didn’t get the chance to use Facebook from within Skype itself. Starting today though, that has all changed. With Skype for Mac 5.4 Beta, Mac users will get the same Facebook integration that is found in Skype 5.5 for Windows. This means that Mac users […]
09/14/2011, Quite some time ago, LG promised consumers that its highly successful Android phone, the LG Optimus S would be receiving Android 2.3 Gingerbread. It’s been awhile since we’ve heard anything, and most users would’ve rooted their phones and loaded up a custom Gingerbread ROM themselves but for those of you who weren’t in a rush – good news. Staying true to their word, LG has released the Gingerbread update for […]
09/13/2011, The folks over at Bing just keep on improving their search engine. They’ve recently announced that Bing for Mobile Browse has just been upgraded with new features that will help make the search experience better. First up we have the addition of “Liked Results”. Already available on the desktop version of Bing, “Liked Results” lets users see which stories, new and sites that their Facebook friends have liked when going […]
09/12/2011, Heads up AT&T users, it looks like three new Windows Phone 7 handsets will be headed your way! Unfortunately they are expected to arrive only in Q4 so there’s a little bit of waiting for those who are eager to get their hands on the new Windows Phone 7 handsets running on the Mango update. They are the HTC Titan, Samsung Focus S and the Samsung Focus Flash.
09/11/2011, If you happen to be looking out at the digital horizon, waiting for Windows Phone Mango to arrive, then you would be pleased to hear that there are whispers of said operating system update arriving sometime next week. Who was the source of this tidbit? Well, hails from the Windows Phone Dev Podcast, who claimed that “various sources” already informed them that the Windows Phone Mango update is ready to […]
09/09/2011, Great news, Netflix users. After all the bad press that the video on demand service has been getting recently, it looks like Netflix is finally doing something that consumers approve of. The latest version of the Netflix app for Android that just hit the Android Market has been updated to work on all Android devices that are running Froyo (2.2) or Gingerbread (2.3). I wonder what happened to the Qualcomm […]