The Blackberry Android Runtime Layer Slated for a 4.1 Jelly Bean Update

Fun fact! The new Blackberry 10 operating system runs Android applications! If you follow mobile news at all you may here that “Android is in everything” from time to time. While it may seem like an overstatement it is indeed true. From super affordable tablets, to washers, dryers, refrigerators, light bulbs and to top it ...

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A Big Red LG Optimus VU Passes Through the FCC

  The life of an oversized smart phone has just recently begun to break the mold of the more tame sized handsets. Blame it on the Dell Streak, or blame it on the Galaxy Note the oversized phablets as some are calling them are invading our smart phone space! Right around the time Samsung launched the ...

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Samsung Brings the Flip Phone Back with the Android based GT-B9120

Quick, tell me the last good smart phone that was built on a hinge, described as a “flip phone” and does not include a full QWERTY keyboard. Ok times, up. But if you did not utter at least something, you may be under the great spell of the slate. Without looking into it, the last ...

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The Huawei Activa 4G LTE Comes To Metro PCS

Initially fourth generation cellular connectivity was reserved for the well to do or really, those who could afford it. Metro PCS has been launching some excellent 4G devices with the help of manufacturers like Samsung and LG. With devices like the Samsung Attain and the LG Connect strengthening the 4G line up over at Metro ...

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The Sony Xperia Go is Ready for Anything!

  OK, Xperia go! Sony is on a roll with their recent departure from Ericsson taking the solid Xperia name sake into oblivion with many different model options. Recently the Xperia U made its way to the UK with an excellent build, a few color options and a really cool built in transparent bar that houses ...

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The LG Lucid Becomes a Beacon of Affordable Clarity for Users looking for 4G LTE

Late last month LG took to the streets of MWC and announced its latest and greatest device with the LG Optimus VU. This super sized, ultra powerful smart phone was set to compete with the likes of the Galaxy Note. Unfortunately, LG really didn’t show off anything else. Today, a few weeks after the world ...

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The Samsung Rugby Smart goes Android

Rugby is an amazingly grueling sport; it takes the likes of a super rugged individual to get into the game as a spectator, let alone an active player. With the name comes rugged implications and Samsung has built a line of dedicated durable phones that live up to the name. The original Samsung Rugby came ...

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The Samsung Galaxy S Advance

Whoever said the original Galaxy S line was dead by the hands of the new GSII was obviously not Samsung. When the original Galaxy S  showed face it was surely an impressive bunch that helped improve the smart phone world. But when the Galaxy S II devices appeared the original Galaxy S was surely forgotten, ...

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The Sprint Express is the New 20 Dollar Gingerbread QWERTY

Looks like Sprint is bringing another very affordable smart phone option to the table and that’s good for everyone. As smart phones get smarter the lower end spec’s become more affordable to manufacture and in turn improve the low end market of all mobile phones. What happens then? Well, the whole world ends up with ...

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The Motorola Corvair 6′ tablet will control your “Connected”

When a tablet becomes the center of automated control within the home, we all win! As the lines between your home electronics and the electronics that can fit into your pocket blur, the outcome is fully automated control from wherever you may find yourself. Take Android’s @Home initiative for example or Vizio’s attempt at a ...

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LG Marquee makes its way to Sprint’s budget line

  Another new phone is headed to the Sprint line up, and whileit’s not the coveted iPhone 5 it will surely be a hit at the budget minded smart phone shopper.  As the high end super phone market makes its way into the likes of super powered dual core processors and accelerated graphics, the lower end ...

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Sony Ericsson introduces Xperia active and Xperia ray

  Sony Ericsson is stepping back into the limelight after the recent launch of the gamer centric Xperia Play, with two new devices. The two new devices from Sony Ericsson take on the same Xperia titling and focus on a specific niche just as the Play does. The Xperia ray has first leaked its way onto ...

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CyanogenMod 7 Releases Final Version

Getting root access to your phone could be one of the best things you can do for your phone. Release your phone of useless applications that manufacturers and carriers insist you need, which inturn will make your beloved device run a bit better. The downside is if you don’t know what you’re doing you could ...

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The Nexus S is Coming!

With Google’s original Nexus One regulated to developers now, the next device in the series has to be coming out in the near future. Cue the Nexus S from T-Mobile. That’s what the expected name for the Nexus Two. In fact, an advertisement on Best Buy’s website that was later pulled stated “The Nexus S. Available only ...

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Android Turns Three Today and 2.3 ‘Gingerbread’ SDK Available November 11th

 Google’s Android OS was announced today, three years ago and Android 2.3 ‘Gingerbread’ is expected to release before the end of the year. The software developers kit (SDK) for Gingerbread will launch on November 11th according to IntoMobile’s sources. While Gingerbread will not be the big version 3.0 update everyone had hoped for, it does ...

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