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AT&T To Launch Samsung Galaxy Tab On November 21 for $649

AT&T To Launch Samsung Galaxy Tab On November 21 for $649 The final American carrier to launch the Samsung Galaxy Tab is AT&T, who plans to launch the highly anticipated Android device on November 21 for the high price of $649. Interestingly, AT&T will be offering the Galaxy Tab with pay-as-you-go rates such as a $14.99 pay-as-you-go plan for 30 days with up to 250 MB of usage and a $25 pay-as-you-go plan for 30 days with up to 2 GB of usage. The nice aspect of pay-as-you-go is no pesky co...

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Verizon Releases the LG Vortex, Android 2.2 Inside

Verizon Releases the LG Vortex, Android 2.2 Inside Want an affordable Android smartphone running Froyo 2.2? Check out the LG Vortex which was just made available by Verizon Wireless. The LG Vortex is simple Android phone which is light on your budget but heavy with useful features. Among these key features, those which stand out include - preloaded with Bing Search and Bing Maps, 3.2-inch touchscreen with tactile feedback, support for Gmail, YouTube, Google Talk, Google Voice and of course acces...

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Motorola Expected To Integrate Android 3.0 Into MOTOPAD

Motorola Expected To Integrate Android 3.0 Into MOTOPAD Rumors of Motorola creating a tablet have been floating around for quite some time now, but important information such as specs, OS, pricing, and availability have been practically nonexistent. Today, we are able to answer a few of those questions as Mobile-Review is reporting that the Motorola MOTOPAD will feature Android 3.0 and it is going to be a seven inch tablet. Google 3.0 is expected to be a tablet-friendly OS, as Google as pointed ...

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Shazam Android App Gets Updated with New Widgets

Shazam Android App Gets Updated with New Widgets We just got a note from Shazam informing us that both their free Shazam Android app and the premium version Shazam Encore have just been updated. If you update your Shazam Android apps you will now be able to place a Shazam widget on your Android phone's home screen. Adding the Shazam widget on your phone's homescreen will allow you to immediately tag a song without needing to open the Shazam Android app. And when you tap on the "Tag Now" icon, ...

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HTC Incredible HD Surfaces, Confirmed To Have Android 2.2, LTE, and Sense 2.0

HTC Incredible HD Surfaces, Confirmed To Have Android 2.2, LTE, and Sense 2.0 One of the hottest phones rumored to launch shortly after Verizon debuts its 4G LTE network is the HTC Incredible HD/HTC Mecha. Several rumors about the device -- pinning it as an EVO-esque device on Verizon Wireless -- has been floating around for some time now, but we have never seen an image of the device up and running. Apparently someone spilled an image to AndroidCentral revealing the beautiful HTC Incredible HD running Android 2.2, HTC S...

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Google Nexus S Phone Confirmed via Best Buy Leak

Google Nexus S Phone Confirmed via Best Buy Leak Mobile enthusiasts, specifically those who are keeping an eye on the rumored new Google Nexus phone, are all in frenzy right now. The culprit? A leaked promotional gig from the Best Buy site showing something about the Google Nexus S. Yes, that’s what the next Google phone, possibly a follow-up to the original Nexus One, is going to be called. And just like what was previously rumored, the new Google phone is actually an unknown Samsung Gal...

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Samsung Nexus S Rumored By Best Buy And Pictures Surface

Samsung Nexus S Rumored By Best Buy And Pictures Surface Earlier today, Best Buy added a new phone to their website that was promptly removed. Interestingly enough, the new phone was the Samsung Nexus S (or the fabled Nexus 2, whose rumors seem to have subsided as of late). The Nexus S is slated as a "Pure Google" phone created by Samsung. Pure Google simply implies it is without any additional carrier app bundling, and in this case, it should run a clean version of Android 2.3 (Gingerbread). T...

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As Smartphone Sales Grow, Android Becomes the No. 2 Mobile OS

As Smartphone Sales Grow, Android Becomes the No. 2 Mobile OS The smartphone business is definitely booming. This was revealed by the recent Gartner survey covering the sales not only of smartphones but also of the whole mobile phone sales worldwide for the 3rd quarter of 2010. Comparing it with last year's total figures, total smartphone sales for Q3 2010 totalled to - 81 million. This consist of product sales with various operating systems. And guess who seems to be raking in significant numbers? None ot...

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Yahoo Mail and Messenger App Now Fully Optimized for Android

Yahoo Mail and Messenger App Now Fully Optimized for Android Yahoo has just updated its Yahoo Mail and Yahoo Messenger Android apps. Major new features of both these Android apps is the ability to merge and synch your Yahoo! Address Book contacts with your Android contact list. And of course, video calling which was introduced for iPhone previously is now being introduced also for Android phones. For the Yahoo Messenger Android app, photo and video sharing were also enhanced to make it easier for you to sh...

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Verizon Wireless Officially Launches The Motorola Droid 2 Global

Verizon Wireless Officially Launches The Motorola Droid 2 Global Verizon Wireless is certainly gearing up for a big Holiday push in terms of wireless sales as the largest American carrier recently launched three phones. The Motorola Droid Pro and the Samsung Continuum were all expected to launch yesterday, but the Motorola Droid 2 Global came as a surprise as Verizon quietly listed it on the product page without the fanfare of a press release. But it's not like we didn't know it was coming or anything. ...

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YouTube Remote Android App Lets You Control Your TV 10 Meters Afar

YouTube Remote Android App Lets You Control Your TV 10 Meters Afar Google has just released a new Android app in the Android Market. Dubbed simply as YouTube Remote, this new Android app basically fulfills one simple feature which will surely please TV addicts like everyone one of us. Remote App lets you "wirelessly" connect your Android phone to your TV. YouTube Remote creates a virtual connection between your phone and Google TV's YouTube Leanback. To enjoy this feature, you need to "pair" you Android phone w...

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Angry Birds for Android Updated with More Levels of Fun

Angry Birds for Android Updated with More Levels of Fun Alright all of you Angry Birds fans. The good folks of Rovio have updated their popular Android game for all of us Android users to enjoy. Angry Birds Android game has just been updated to version 1.4.2 and it now packs in with additional 45 levels of pig-shooting fun.This makes the total game levels that you can play on your Android phone to 195. In addition to the new levels, a new episode called The Big Setup was also added. This game will pi...

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Opera Mobile 10.1 Beta Android App Available Now

Opera Mobile 10.1 Beta Android App Available Now As promised, Opera's full Android web browser is now out in beta and you can start downloading it from the Android Market. Opera Mobile 10.1 Beta promises to bring better browser performance, improved users experience and several nifty features that previous Opera Mobile users have enjoyed. “Android users now have a better choice when it comes to using a browser on their mobile devices,” said Lars Boilesen, CEO, Opera Software. “With Opera...

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Samsung Continuum Officially Announced On Verizon Wireless; Verdict Meh

Samsung Continuum Officially Announced On Verizon Wireless; Verdict Meh At the Samsung press event in NYC, which concluded just a few hours ago, the only product announced was the Samsung Continuum, as expected. However, it is worth noting Samsung managed to sell over three million Galaxy S smartphones in the United States alone, just to shed some perspective on the popularity of the device. Now, let's talk about the specs of the latest Verizon Wireless Galaxy S device: the Samsung Continuum. First, it feature...

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Samsung Announces The Samsung Continuum Launching On Verizon On November 11

Samsung Announces The Samsung Continuum Launching On Verizon On November 11 Hours before Samsung's special press event, SamsungMobileUS dropped the Continuum bomb on Twitter stating it will be available on Verizon Wireless on November 11. This pretty much confirms the event will be centered upon Samsung's latest Galaxy S smartphone with a special 1.8 inch ticker screen just below the main screen. Expect additional specs and pricing information to come during the event later today, and probably a Verizon Wireless pres...

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Evernote Android App Gets a Massive Update in Versio 2.0

Evernote Android App Gets a Massive Update in Versio 2.0 The folks at Evernote has just announced the availability of their Evernote 2.0 Android app from the Android Market. And guess what, don't even think that this is a minor update, because it is definitely not. In fact, the new features brought in by Evernote 2.0 will make you think that a fresh new app has just been launched. But it is not. It's still the same productivity app that most of loved using in various platforms. So, what are the new fe...

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Image Leak Confirms Samsung Continuum Pricing At $199 On Contract

Image Leak Confirms Samsung Continuum Pricing At $199 On Contract According to a screenshot portraying the specs and pricing of the Samsung Continuum, the Android smartphone will launch for $199 on a two year contract with Verizon Wireless. In addition, on a one year contract, the Continuum costs $269 and off contract it costs $579. Keep in mind there is a $100 rebate associated with the one and two year contracts, but no word whether it is an instant discount or Mail-in-Rebate. Samsung is expected to anno...

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Opera Mobile 10.1 Android App Dropping on November 9

Opera Mobile 10.1 Android App Dropping on November 9 Third-party mobile browsers are getting some spike lately, thanks to the release of Skyfire for iOS devices. The release was such a big hit that in a few hours, the Skyfire folks has to pull out their app from the App Store due to server problems. But that's for iOS devies. For Android, the third party mobile browser niche is not really getting crowded, especially since Android phones fully support Flash video. But that is not to say that the ...

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Samsung Nexus Two Release Delayed, Still Expected To Launch

Samsung Nexus Two Release Delayed, Still Expected To Launch The Samsung Nexus Two is a device expected to launch with a clean version of Android 2.3 in conjunction with top-of-the-line hardware from Samsung. Naturally, the phone and Android 2.3 were supposed to launch simultaneously, but now it looks like Android 2.3 will launch before the Samsung Nexus Two because the latter recently faced a hardware issue in the late stages of testing. Unfortunately, Michael Arrington, of TechCrunch, is not citing...

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Best Buy Offers The HTC Droid Incredible for $99 This Weekend Only

Best Buy Offers The HTC Droid Incredible for $99 This Weekend Only If you're shopping around for a cheap Android smartphone deal on Verizon Wireless, consider the HTC Droid Incredible which is currently being offered for $99 on a new two year contract at Best Buy. Unfortunately, the deal is only going to last until this weekend and it is limited to one per customer and I imagine it is only while supplies last. The HTC Droid Incredible was launched back in April, but it has been a mainstay of Verizon's Androi...

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Firefox 4 Beta Android App Gets a Massive Update

Firefox 4 Beta Android App Gets a Massive Update Well, that certainly was a fast update. Mozilla has just released the latest beta version of Firefox Mobile Android app one month after the first version was released. This is actually a good thing. Very vintage of the Mozilla folks who are continously enhancing their browser products.  Major issues that were addressed by the new beta version include reduce memory usage, improved text rendering and 60% reduction in install size. Once you get th...

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Google Instant Makes Searching Faster on Android Phones

Google Instant Makes Searching Faster on Android Phones Google has just made its latest search product feature - Google Instant available for Android devices in the U.S. In case you're not aware, Google Instant which was introduced recently makes searching on Google.com faster by suggesting search results, well in an instant. What makes this search feature different from other search suggestion feature of other search engines is the fact that the suggested results were more accurate and loads faster. ...

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Will The Motorola Droid 2 Global Launch November 11?

Will The Motorola Droid 2 Global Launch November 11? The Motorola Droid 2 Global is a phone that has been heavily leaked and rumored before even being officially announced by Verizon Wireless. Unfortunately, at this point in time, exact pricing and availability is still up in the air but there is a good chance the Droid 2 Global will launch on November 11, especially if this image received by Engadget is to be believed. The image essentially states the Motorola Droid 2 Global in blue will be ...

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Motorola Droid Pro Pre-Order Begins November 9, Could Sell for $179

Motorola Droid Pro Pre-Order Begins November 9, Could Sell for $179 The Motorola Droid Pro is a pretty nice Android smartphone marketed towards business users who like the form factor of BlackBerry devices but would like to try the Android OS. According to a few recent leaks, it looks like pre-order for the Droid Pro could happen as early as November 9, while the pricing of the device seems to be $179 on a two year agreement or $479 off contract. If you pre-order the Droid Pro between November 9 and Novembe...

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Toshiba Outs its Folio Android Tablet with Froyo

Toshiba Outs its Folio Android Tablet with Froyo Toshiba could not contain it anymore and still wait for Android's next update, Honeycomb. So its first Android tablet - the Toshiba Folio has just been released. Featuring some nice specs, the Toshiba Folio will surely please you if you're not keen on getting an iPad or the Samsung Galaxy Tab. Toshiba Folio has a 10.1-inch display in 1024x600 capacitive touchscreen, NVIDIA Tegra 2 system-in-chip, 16GB of media storage, 2.4GHz, Wi-Fi 802.11n, Blu...

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Facebook Android App Gets Places, Groups

Facebook Android App Gets Places, Groups For those who are using the Facebook app on your Android phone, well Mark Zuckerberg and his team got a surprise for you. Facebook for Android has just been given a major update and it now has - Places and Groups features. Facebook for Android 1.4 now allows you to check-in to your favorite restaurant, museum, business or any other location using your Android phone. Facebook Places has been around for some time now for the iPhone version of the a...

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Archos 70 Now Available For $279, Sports Android 2.2 and Front Facing Camera

Archos 70 Now Available For $279, Sports Android 2.2 and Front Facing Camera If you are looking for a quality Android tablet and the Samsung Galaxy Tab costs more than you are willing to pay, then consider the Archos 70, the newest Android Internet Tablet to join the family. Yesterday, we saw the launching of the Archos 43, which is an Android tablet with a 4.3 inch screen. The Archos 70 is a similar device except it has a 7 inch screen, Android 2.2, and a front facing camera. It features a 7 inch touch screen with...

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Archos 43 Android Internet Tablet Available Now for $249.99

Archos 43 Android Internet Tablet Available Now for $249.99 If you don't feel like getting the Samsung Galaxy Tab or other Android tablets with sizes ranging from 7-inches and bigger, but you want to experience Android not on a smartphone, you're best bet would be to lok for those mid-sized mobile internet devices. One option for you would be the Archose 43 Android Internet tablet which is available now for $249. Let's see, the Archos 43 Android internet tablet is a feature-rich portable internet devices...

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