Archive for April, 2012:

Ice Cream Sandwich update available for the Sony Tablet S

When we reviewed the Sony Xperia S, we were quick to mention that Sony had plans to update their devices to ICS in the next couple of months. Looks like Sony decided not to make liars out of us, as they have released the ICS update for their Android tablet, the Tablet S. The upgrade

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Samsung Mobile Unpacked 2012 gets a teaser trailer

With every Samsung fanboy, Android fan, and smartphone enthusiast licking their lips at in anticipation for the Samsung Galaxy S III, we can’t really blame Samsung for capitalizing on the hype. Head over to http://www.tgeltaayehxnx.com/ and follow the instructions, you’ll see what we are talking about. Admittedly, the trailer does not really tell us much,

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Samsung Galaxy S III annoucement coming in May?

Credit where credit is due, Samsung deserves a pat on the back. HTC and Sony launch great devices in North America, Sprint bring the Galaxy Nexus LTE to market, and all anyone is talking about is the potential that a “Samsung Unpacked” event taking place in London, England may be an announcement for the eagerly

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Android Fans Review: Sony Xperia S

We got the chance to test drive the Sony Xperia S today, the first Xperia to make it our way without an Ericsson influence. Overall our experience with the newest Xperia was a good one, and while Sony still has room to get better, this is our favorite Xperia to date. We had a couple

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Android apps can access user information without permission?

Various reports yesterday including a story on CNETindicate that there are security flaws within the Android Operating System (both ICS and Gingerbread were tested) that can allow apps to access personal information on the device memory and send it without the smartphone user ever being aware. A member of the Leviathan Security Group, Paul Brodeur,

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Instagram to hit over 50 million users thanks to Android launch, being bought by Facebook

It really is not easy to go a whole day without mentioning Instagram at this point. The photo sharing social networking app, which recently launched for Android, is approaching (may even have passed now) the 50 million registered user mark. Based on this, the king of social networking, Facebook, is purchasing Instagram for a cool

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Amazon Appstore now supports In-App purchases

The Amazon Appstore took a giant step towards closing the gap with Google Play (Android Market) by announcing today that app developers can use Amazon 1-Click purchasing in their apps. The Amazon Appstore has continued to gain traction as an alternative to Google’s app store, and with the launch of the Kindle Fire last year

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Nexus Tablet to make debut this Summer?

Various technology blogs are reporting today that the Google Nexus Tablet, which has been rumored for sometime, is likely to finally debut at the beginning of Q3. While there is not much more to go on at this point, some of the features that have been rumored that we think are viable include: – The

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