iPhone 4S selling for $2,000 in China

So we know that not all countries in the world will be getting the iPhone 4S just yet, China being one of them. The good news is that as long as there is a product that people want, there will always be a grey market from which you will be able to purchase yourself said product, although usually that comes with a premium price attached to it. In this case, […]


Datel Turbofire EVO Wireless Controller for Xbox 360

If you’re not too fussed about whether your peripherals for your console are official or licensed, Datel is back with the Turbofire EVO Wireless Controller aimed at Xbox 360 owners out there, even going as far as claiming the controller to be “100% Unofficial”.


Froyo for Samsung Continuum leaks

Remember the other Galaxy S phone that was released on Verizon? No not the Fascinate, the other one. The special variant that was released with an extra tiny display under the main screen? In case you haven’t gotten the answer yet – it’s the Continuum we’re talking about. While just when we thought Samsung/Verizon has forgotten about it, a very special update for the phone has managed to leak onto […]


Unofficial Twitter Multilingual Voice Search launched

Do you remember the unofficial Google Multilingual Voice Search that was launched quite a while ago? Well, the folks behind it have expanded the service into additional territory: Twitter. Functioning in the same way as the Google Multilingual Voice Search, the Twitter Multilingual Voice Search lets users search Twitter using their voice, making use of different languages.All you have to do is select the Speech-to-Text Language, click on the microphone […]


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Unofficial Google Multilingual Voice Search launched

For those of you who wished that the voice input from Google Translate was available in Google’s regular search as well, you’re in luck. Some folks have decided to come up with their own front page for the Google search engine called Google Multilingual Voice Search.All users have to do is select the language that they want to speak in, click on the microphone icon, speak aloud what they’re looking […]


Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 runs Honeycomb

Remember back in the days when Sony Ericsson mentioned that due to hardware limitations, the Xperia X10 won’t be upgraded past Android 2.1? Well ever since they announced that the phone will be getting Gingerbread, people have realized that hardware limitations were all a sham. The folks over at XDA-developers managed to port Android 3.0, Honeycomb, onto the smartphone without much hassle.Even though it is Honeycomb that was obtained from […]


EVO 4G unofficially gets Gingerbread

The other day, a HTC spokesperson was quoted as saying Gingerbread (Android 2.3) would be arriving on the EVO 4G, though an exact date wasn’t given (Q2) and now it looks like the build could be making its way to your phone sooner than later. Some folks have managed to acquire a leaked version of the EVO 4G Gingerbread ROM and have posted it up online for anyone to everybody to […]


Unofficial Windows Phone 7 updater removed

Remember the Windows Phone 7 updater by Team ChevronWP7 that allowed you to update your WP7 phone regardless of what model it may be and the warning Microsoft issued about it possibly putting your phones into an unserviceable state? There were disputes over the whole issue, with some folks saying that they’ve received notifications to official updates even after updating their phone unofficially. Well it looks like it does’nt matter […]


HTC releases its own Windows Phone 7 update

HTC is known to be pretty diligent when it comes to pushing out updates for their phones as we discovered with their Android devices, but it looks like they’re working just as hard with Windows Phone 7. Folks who updated their phones early using the unofficial ChevronWP7 updater discovered that plugging their phones into the Zune software on the PC prompted them to install a new update from HTC. While […]


Microsoft warns that ChevronWP7 updater will prevent future official updates

While it wasn’t unexpected, it looks like using the unofficial Windows Phone 7 updater we talked about previously will have some unwanted consequences. Microsoft has made it known that folks who use the ChevronWP7 updater will not be able to receive official updates in the future. Apparently the program puts the phone into a state where it can’t receive regular updates in the future. It is uncertain if this is […]


Gingerbread with Sense 2.1 ROM on Desire Z and T-Mobile G2

For those of you who can’t wait for HTC to release the official Gingerbread (Android 2.3) update for their Desire Z/G2 phones, you can now take things into your own hands and get the job done yourself. The folks from VillainROM have just released a new Gingerbread ROM for the HTC Desire Z and G2. The ROM is based on the recently leaked Wildfire S ROM, so you’ll be getting […]


Motorola Milestone Gets Unofficial Android 2.2 FroYo Firmware

Motorola still hasn’t officially confirmed if it will be offering the Android 2.2 FroYo update for the aging Motorola Milestone, but just because there isn’t any official means to do it just yet, doesn’t mean that you’ll have to pass on FroYo. The folks over in the hacking community have decided to take things into their own hands, and have created a custom image for the Milestone that can run […]