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 ...

Amazon launches Android Appstore and gives away Angry Birds Rio free

A lawsuit from Apple didn't stop Amazon from launching their Android app store. Earlier today, Amazon went ahead and launched its own Android version of the Android Market called the Amazon Appstore. In order to entice users to download and use the new Amazon Appstore, they will be offering one free paid app ...

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 ...

Pre-order the Motorola Xoom in Canada

If you're in Canada, you can now pre-order the Motorola Xoom from retailer Future Shop. Soon after Motorola announced that Canadians were going to be getting the Motorola Xoom in April, Future Shop began taking pre-orders. The Wi-Fi-only Xoom is listed for $599CAD and has an estimated release date of April 15. ...

HTC Pyramid Pictures and Specs Out in the Wild

Rumors about the HTC Pyramid have been around for a while now, until an anonymous tipster sent pictures of the alleged Pyramid to techblog.gr showing the back and the front of the device. It has also been rumored that the HTC Pyramid will come packed with Android 2.4! Don't pay attention to the T-Mobile buyout as ...

Wi-Fi Motorola Xoom coming to Canada in April

The Motorola Xoom, the first tablet running Google's Android 3.0 Honeycomb OS, is coming to Canada in April. The version of the Xoom that will launch in April is the WiFi-only version, but Motorola did reveal that a 3G version was in the works and that it would be released mid-year. The Motorola Xoom is ...

AT&T+ T-Mobile: What does it mean to T-Mobile customers ?

Are you a current T-Mobile customer and wondering how AT&T buying out T-mobile will affect your contract ? The transition will take up to 12 months to complete but T-mobile has gathered a series of questions and answers that may address some of your concerns. From T-mobile website: Will my service change? ...

(Update) Motorola Bootloader Encryption Cracked ?

Sorry Motorola, but this time you loose ! User @nenolod was able to crack Motorola signed bootloader and he also posted it on his twitter account. @nenodol said that there is a vulnerability in how Motorola generated on the sections stored in the CDT. He also mentioned that Motorola, just like Sony on their ...

AT&T to buy T-Mobile from Deutsche Telekom for $39 Billion

As the rumors about AT&T buying T-mobile started to dissipate, we have just learned that AT&T is going to acquire T-Mobile from Deutsche Telekom for a whooping $39 billion which is going to be divided into $25 billion in cash and $14 billion in stocks. This deal is supposed to take about 12 months to be ...

Droid Incredible 2 appearing in Best Buy Systems

Thanks to Droid-life we can start our speculation about the one of the most talked about Verizon phones. The Droid Incredible 2  has appeared in Best Buy RSS systems...CTIA is indeed going to bring a lot of surprises !  

HTC Thunderbolt for $175 at LetsTalk.com

Starting at 12:01AM PDT on March 19, LetsTalk.com will be offering the brand new HTC Thunderbolt 4G Verizon phone for $174.99 on their website. This deal is valid for all order types - new accounts, add-a-line, upgrades are all eligible. This information was tipped to the guys over at Android Central by an ...

Adobe Flash Player 10.2 for Android now available in Android Market

Version 10.2 of Adobe's Flash Player is now available to download in the Android Market. You can download Flash Player 10.2 on your Android device if you're running Android 2.2 (Froyo), 2.3 (Gingerbread), or 3.0 (Honeycomb). For phones running Android 2.2 and 2.3, this is the official release. For devices running ...

The Shack new Trade-in Program

Radio Shack is at it again with a really good trade in program and this rime to encourage buyers to buy some of their phones such as the HTC EVO 4G and the Inspire 4G. You can get up to $100 for you unwanted old phones if you decide to make your next wireless phone purchase at Radio Shack. This is how it's going ...

Sprint Future Releases: HTC EVO View 4G, HTC EVO 3D, Motorola Xoom and more

CTIA hasn't even started yet and Sprint did not waste time leaking some of their upcoming releases. We all have been hearing about  the famous HTC View 4G and you better hold your seat because the 7 inch tablet with a 1024 x 600 capacitive touch screen sis going to be release. The HTC View 4G will be packed in an ...

HTC Thunderbolt rooted

Just a day after its release, the HTC Thunderbolt, Verizon's first 4G smartphone has already been rooted. The root was performed by the folks over at Android Police. Before you get all excited and decide to root your Thunderbolt, you should know somethings: There is no custome recovery yet. There are no ...

Sprint-branded Motorola Xoom surfaces

Motorola is really serious about getting their flagship Android 3.0 tablet, the Xoom, in as many markets as possible. It looks like Sprint might be the next carrier to release get the Motorola Xoom. The Xoom launched on Verizon's network on February 24. On March 27, the WiFi-only version is scheduled to launch in ...

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