By Christopher Price on January 8, 2013
We find the lowest prices that Verizon will sell these devices, and the LG Spectrum, plus the MiFi 4620L… sans any contract at all.
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By Christopher Price on June 13, 2012
We tackle all three devices, after using them all quite a bit, and I’ll explain why I’m so angry at these trio of devices.
Posted in Android, Editorials, Reviews | Tagged 3.6, 4.0, 5.0, Android, android 2.3, Android 4.0, autonomous gps, editorial, Galaxy Player, galaxy s, galaxy s wi-fi, Gingerbread, gps, Ice Cream Sandwich, ics, PMP, portable music player, Reviews, Samsung | Leave a response
By Christopher Price on May 31, 2012
Sony may become the first company to be hit with class-action lawsuit for detrimental reliance over committing, then retracting, promised Android 4.0 upgrade.
Posted in Android, Sony, Verizon | Tagged Android, android 2.3, Android 4.0, Behold II, boycott, class action, galaxy s, Gingerbread, HTC, Ice Cream Sandwich, ics, jetstream, lawsuit, Samsung, semc, sony, Sony, Verizon, Verizon Wireless, vzw, Xperia, Xperia Play | 23 Responses
By Humberto Saabedra on December 28, 2011
Various reports filtering out of Korea today are now reporting that in lieu of a full fledged update to Android 4.0 for the Galaxy S and Tab, Samsung is considering a “Value Pack” Update for both devices which would add many of the new features such as improved multitasking and widgets, but would forgo an [...]
By Humberto Saabedra on December 27, 2011
Following the past few days where Samsung was all but set to abandon the Galaxy S and first generation Tab with the confirmation that it would not offer Ice Cream Sandwich for the devices, now comes word straight from Korea that confirms that the conglomerate has decided to reverse its position on the matter after [...]
By Humberto Saabedra on January 19, 2011
Following up on the previous report whereby an anonymous whistleblower outed Samsung’s Android update strategy, the manufacturer has issued a statement via email refuting the claim and is promising a further update on the situation. “No. Samsung is not charging carriers for Froyo updates to Galaxy S. We hope to have more detail on status [...]
By Patrick Nelson on January 18, 2011
US Cellular is offering buy-one-get-one free deals on all Android devices, including the Mesmerize, which is being sold for $149.99 after an $80 mail in rebate and new two-year agrerement with data plan. The two-for-one offer is available through February 17th, although the $80 mail-in rebate will be valid until the 13th.
By Christopher Price on December 16, 2010
If you have an Android 2.1 device, that was promised an update to Android 2.2 (Froyo), and hasn’t gotten updated yet, you might be ticked off. And, you have a right to be. But, we’ll explain what happened. Please don’t shoot the messenger. Early on, a bunch of devices got Android 2.2 upgrades. Those devices [...]
By Christopher Price on December 7, 2010
Google late yesterday also announced Maps for Mobile 5.0, for Android. The application enhances several features already available on the platform. Most significant from a functional standpoint, is the addition of offline maps caching. Google Maps for Mobile will now offer to store map data on the device, and work when no data services are [...]
Posted in Android, Google | Tagged Android, Droid, droid incredible, evo 4g, galaxy s, Google, Google Maps, google maps for mobile, google maps navigation, Nexus One, Nexus S, T-Mobile G2 | 1 Response
By Humberto Saabedra on November 16, 2010
Regional carrier Cellular South has announced the launch of its version of the Samsung Galaxy S Android smartphone for $249.99 after a new 2 year agreement before an additional $50 mail-in rebate, bringing the total to $199.99. The Cellular South version features 2GB of built-in flash with a pre-installed 16GB microSDHC card along with mobile [...]