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Roundup of WWDC 2012

Posted on Monday, June 11th, 2012 in Mobile by Nick

Apple’s WWDC was today and the announced iOS 6 and a new Mac. Below is a roundup of what they announced (aside from the new Mac) Improved Siri You can now launch apps from Siri Pulls information from Yahoo, Yelp, and Open Table Can Tweet and Facebook from Siri Some cars will have buttons to directly pull […]

Google Maps is adding offline support and more

Posted on Wednesday, June 6th, 2012 in Mobile by Nick

In today’s The Next Dimension of Google Maps live event, Google released and demo-ed a whole slew of new features. Some of those features are offline maps, a person street-view camera, new 3D model system, and feature areas for Google Earth. The offline support, for the Android version of Google Maps, allows you to save […]

Get Samsung’s S-Voice on your phone

Posted on Sunday, May 20th, 2012 in Mobile by Nick

Another goodie from Samsung’s Galaxy S III is S-Voice, a Siri-like app. A recent dump of the Galaxy S III rom by XDA-Devlopers user ithehappy has made that goodie available to the rest of us. Screenshot: The apk is available here. Note that if you receive a parse error, move the apk file to ‘data/app’ […]

Flipboard for Android Leaked

Posted on Sunday, May 13th, 2012 in Mobile by Nick

Android users rejoice, Flipboard is out for Android! What’s that though, exclusive only to the Galaxy S III, no problem. A recent leak of the APK by XDA-Developers user Valcho has put Flipboard in your non-Galaxy hands. Devices Confirmed to Work: Amazon Kindle Fire HTC Desire, Evo, Incredible, One X, Sensation, Thunderbolt LG Optimus Sol […]

Droid Incredible 4G LTE Stats & Pictures

Posted on Monday, April 23rd, 2012 in Mobile by Nick

The Droid Incredible line of phones has had a very up and down life line. The original Droid Incredible was an amazing phone and at one point was the most sold Android phone ever. However, its successor, the Droid Incredible 2 was a major disappointment. Now comes along the Droid Incredible 4G LTE featuring a […]

Droid X2 is made official

Posted on Wednesday, May 18th, 2011 in Mobile by Nick

Motorola’s Droid X2 was made official today after a long line of leaks. The phone will be available online starting May 19 and in stores on May 26 at a cool $199.99 on a two year contract. Phone Stats: 4.3 inch qHD touch screen Dual-core 1GHz processor 8gb of onboard memory 1540mah replaceable battery ( […]

Xperia Play coming to Verizon

Posted on Tuesday, May 17th, 2011 in Mobile by Nick

Sony’s much antipated mobile phone, the Xperia Play, is coming to Verizon Wireless starting on May 26 for $199.99 with a two-year contract (requires voice and data plan) and preorders will begin on May 19 through the carrier’s web site. Phone Info: Uses Android 2.3 1GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon II Processor Adreno 205 GPU 5 Megapixel Camera […]

Netflix App is now out for Android

Posted on Thursday, May 12th, 2011 in Mobile by Nick

Ahh the great Netflix! One of things I’ve missed since switching over to Android from iOS is the ability to stream Netflix movies on the go. Now though Netflix has released an official app on the Android marketplace. The app currently only supports a small number of phones, but as fate has it I own […]

The HTC Incredible Meh

Posted on Tuesday, April 26th, 2011 in Mobile by Nick

Verizon has officially announced that the HTC Incredible 2 will be available on Thursday the 28th. I should be happy since I’m a proud HTC Incredible owner and what not. Well, unfortuntly no, I’m not happy and I can tell you that I’m not buying the the Incredible 2. I won’t recommended it to my friends and I’m really […]

Meet the new, largest carrier in America

Posted on Monday, March 21st, 2011 in Mobile by Nick

AT&T has acquired T-Mobile, the 4th largest carrier in America, for $39 million dollars, and thus creating the biggest carrier in America. The deal has a $25 billion cash payment and the remainder will be paid using AT&T stock. AT&T can increase the cash portion of the price tag by up to $4.2 billion while cutting […]