By Christopher Price on September 6, 2012
Motorola is offering $100 if your Motorola device won’t be upgraded to Android 4.1. Problem is, most won’t be able to take advantage of the deal.
Posted in Android, Editorials, Google, Motorola | Tagged Android, android 2.3, Android 4.0, android 4.1, Droid, Droid 3, Droid Bionic, Galaxy Nexus, Gingerbread, Google, Ice Cream Sandwich, ics, jelly bean, Motorola, razr m, Verizon | 10 Responses
By Christopher Price on September 1, 2012
Sony may have committed an act of dishonor with this device, but at $87.95, it cleans the iPod touch’s clock.
By Christopher Price on July 17, 2012
Carriers and manufacturers align closer to lock out FoxFi. But, Google is quietly pushing back hard.
Posted in Android, Google, Samsung, Sprint | Tagged Android, android 2.3, Android 4.0, DUN, Epic Touch 4G, foxfi, Galaxy Nexus, Galaxy S II, Gingerbread, Ice Cream Sandwich, ics, Nexus, pam, pan, phone-as-modem, sprint, tether, tethering, usb | 8 Responses
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
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 April 2, 2012
Sprint to roll out LG Optimus S Android Gingerbread update after months of delays caused by bugs in original September update, first details on Optimus Elite
By Christopher Price on January 5, 2012
The Samsung Replenish, Sprint’s coveted “environmentally-friendly” phone got two stories about it at once. First, Sprint announced the immediate availability of Android 2.3, Gingerbread for the smartphone. The update is available from the over-the-air update system, and will be rolled out to all Replenish units in waves. This marks the first mid-range phone update to Gingerbread […]
By Christopher Price on November 3, 2011
Verizon confirmed to us early this week that the LG Revolution is indeed getting Android 2.3, Gingerbread. However, users have reported to PhoneNews.com, and we’ve confirmed with our own device, that many still cannot update. These issues are reminiscent of the HTC Thunderbolt, which encountered many issues with its Gingerbread rollout. Specifically, LG Revolution owners […]