HTC Files for HSUPA Software Upgrade For The Inspire 4G

The HTC Inspire 4G is one of AT&T's two "4G" phones and as many of you know AT&T has disabled the HSUPA feature on it (along with Motorola's Atrix 4G) for unknown reasons. The low upload speeds has generated a lot of complaints toward AT&T and some Inspire 4G users were able to go around the issue by rooting their ...

Motorola Xoom coming to Cellular South in April

The Motorola Xoom, the first tablet running Google's Android 3.0 Honeycomb operating system is going to be available to Cellular South customers next month. Cellular South made the announcement yesterday via a press release. It looks like they will be selling the WiFi-only version of the Xoom, and to use it on ...

Blackberry PlayBook to run Android apps

The BlackBerry PlayBook, RIM's first tablet that is set to go on sale on April 19, is going to be able to run Android applications. The Android applications are not going to be available from the Android Market, instead, they will be available via Blackberry App World. According to RIM, any application that ...

Costco to ship WiFi Motorola Xoom on March 27

The Motorola Xoom page on Costco's website has been updated to reflect a new shipping date. When Motorola first announced that the WiFi-only version of the Motorola Xoom was launching on March 27, Costco began taking pre-orders with a ship date of April 1. If you pre-order your Xoom online from Costco, you ...

Motorola Atrix 4G Upcoming Update

As a member of the Motorola Support Forums, I just stumbled upon a post from their forum manager asking the members of the forums and who are AT&T Atrix 4G owners to sign up for an upcoming release of an update. Motorola is looking for 1000 Atrix 4G owners to provide feedback on the update which is, as per Mark the ...

Official Formula 1 Racing app now available for Android

The 2011 Formula 1 racing season is going to be an exciting one for F1 Android users. Today, Formula 1, in association with Vodaone, released their 2011 Formula1.com 2011 app. The app will allow you to view session results, season calendar, timetables for every Grand Prix, and current championship standings. In ...

Opera Mobile 11 and Opera Mini 6 now available

Opera is at it again with their mobile browsers. Today, they released Opera Mobile 11 and Opera Mini 6 for Android. Both applications can now be downloaded from the Android Market. Opera Mobile 11 has been updated with an improved user interface, Motorola Xoom and Android Honeycomb support, better panning and ...

Deal: HTC Thunderbolt for $149.99 At Verizon

Droid Life has published an article about a promotion that Verizon might be running on a regional level where they are offering the HTC Thunderbolt for $149.99 (instead of $249.99) to some customers whose upgrade is imminent. We thought we could share this tip with you guys to help save a $100 on this nice phone. ...

Rumor: Motorola developing smartphone OS to compete with Android

According to a new report by Information Week, Motorola may be quietly working on its own operating system to compete against Google's Android OS. Motorola has gone on a hiring spree and has snapped up talented mobile and web engineers from big companies such as Apple and Adobe. Motorola didn't deny or confirm the ...

Acer Iconia Tab A501 Coming to AT&T

AT&T announced yesterday (March 22nd) at the CTIA that they will be releasing the ACER Iconia Tab A501 sometimes this summer to compete with Verizon's Motorola Xoom and the HTC Evo View. The Acer Iconia Tablet will feature: NVIDIA Tegra 250 1GHz dual core processor with integrated graphics 10.1-inch ...

Deal: ViewSonic gTablet 10.1″ Android Tablet for $285 Shipped

Woot Woot !! This is a great deal on a dual core Android tablet especially if you don't care about Android 3.0 Honeycomb ! Woot.com has the Viewsonic gtablet for $279.99 plus $5 for shipping. Currently the same tablet sells for $100 more at Amazon.com and has some good reviews on it (4 out of 5). For this price, ...

How To: Turn Off 4G On Your HTC Thunderbolt

Everyone is talking about how the HTC thunderbolt battery life takes hit whenever it is on the 4G network. So if you are on 4G area or not, this trick will help turn off the 4G radio by accessing the phone phone "other" menu. This tip also worked on my Motorola Atrix 4G when I was trying to play around with its ...

Hey AT&T, Where Are my Upload Speeds?

I have owned 2 generations of iPhones, the iPhone 3GS and the iPhone 4, and I just made the jump to the Android OS by purchasing the Motorola Atrix 4G the day it was released on February 22, 2011. Just like the iPhone 4, who suffered poor upload speeds during its launch, My Motorola Atrix 4G has had upload speeds ...

Amazon AppStore not officially available for AT&T devices

Amazon has finally launched their Appstore, and everyone was invited to the party except AT&T users. At&T users are unable to download the Amazon Appstore app because AT&T restricts its users from downloading applications that aren't available in Google's Android Market. Amazon knows that this is a problem and are ...

Verizon to expand 4G LTE to 145 markets by end of year 2011

When Verizon first launched their 4G LTE network back in December of 2010, it was only available in 38 cities and 60 airports. Verizon has been working hard to bring 4G LTE speeds to as many markets as possible, and today, they've announced their plans to deploy their 4G network to over 145 markets by the end of ...

Bigger smartphones gaining popularity

According to NPD Group, a leading market research company, consumers love bigger smartphones and are not afraid to sacrifice room in their pockets or purses in order to get a better media experience on their mobile device. Consumers are going more after bigger screens on smartphones due to the explosion of mobile ...

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