Hesse: The Ipad Has Been Good To Us

So when Verizon and AT&T made their big announcements that they would be carrying the Ipad in stores, who else out there was only mildly surprised or impressed? Verizon even opened up some of their Corporate stores an hour early in hopes to fulfill the needs of those customers knocking the doors down to get

What does the Verizon Iphone mean for Android (op-ed)

With Halloween right around the corner it’s a scary time of year. It seems that there is much debate between Apple Fan Boys and the Android Family/Community about the upcoming release of the Iphone on Verizon. Although at this point it’s still speculation, more substantial media outlets, such as The New York Times and the

Jobs Concedes to Google’s Rise in the mobile space

Remember when Steve Jobs sat down with Wall Street Journal reporter Walt Mossberg at D8 and actually said that Hypercard was as good if not better than flash?  Following Apple’s earnings call, which was their first with a $20 Billion dollar quarter, Steve Jobs took the helm of the call and in true Jobs fashion

AT&T Adds Ipad as well

We reported here, just a few hours ago, that the Ipad was headed to Verizon retail stores and will be bundled with a Verizon Mi-Fi device.  In addition to supplying Veizon stores with the Ipad, Apple has opened up the Ipad to carrier partner AT&T. Since AT&T is already the data provider for 3g capable

Verizon Wireless To Sell Ipads starting October 28, 2010

This isn’t a rumor it’s straight from Verizon Wireless. Verizon will begin selling Ipads comboed with Verizon Mifi 2200 Intelligent Mobile Hotspots beginning October 28, 2010. The WiFi Only Ipads bundled with the Mifi devices will start at $629.99 for the 16gb model, $729.99 for the 32gb model and $829.99 for the 64gb model. All

Android Sees Gains in Business at Blackberry’s Expense

Another Win for Android Corporate adoption of new smartphone operating systems oftentimes shows the relative strength of a platform.  Seeing the Android OS edging higher in the business world shows that it really is a force to be reckoned with.  This could also explain the recent release of Google’s new security layer and Google Authenticator,

ComScore shows Android is the only one Growing!

Analytics define the market. Companies look at analytics to decide what to develop on, what accessories to make, when to sell them, who to sell them through… it’s a really big deal on the decision making part of the economy. It takes a pretty significant shift in the market in order to grab the attention

Samsung Live: US Galaxy Tab Launch

We are Livblogging from the Samsung Mobile USA Press Event to Keep you informed! Stay tuned for live blogging here and at https://www.samsunglaunch.com

Google responds to Jobs' accusations

Did you watch the Apple press event today? My Twitter stream says you are a liar. Tons of Android users watched or read or tweeted about the event today. One of the annual events where Apple stands up and pats itself on the back for it’s customers, and then releases “new” products. The part that

Roadmap spies Motorola Android Tablet

Earlier today some information surfaced regarding an Android tablet from Motorola. Our sources at Verizon and Motorola weren’t able to confirm or deny anything, but here’s what we found! “Stingray” – The rumored name of the Motorola Tablet coming to Verizon.  What seems to be certain is this will be a 10” tablet.  My search

Facebook 1.3 stepping up a bit!

Two of the most common reasons for new Android Phone adopters are Facebook and Twitter, and while there have been plenty of great Twitter apps in the Android Market, like Hootsuite, Seesmic, Touiter, Twicca, Twidroyd and the Twitter for Android app, facebook on the other hand has lacked a bit. There has been much speculation

Big in Japan getting bigger by the minute

Big in Japan makers of the world famous Shop Savvy Barcode Scanner app have already outgrown their offices at the Infomart center in Dallas Texas. Weren’t we disappointed to find out that the Incredible Hulk was guarding the Shop Savvy Data Center and not in the front of the lobby of their makeshift temporary offices

Android Army: Literally

Reuters is reporting that Raytheon the maker of the Patriot Missile Defense System, is developing a software system that will help soldiers in the field identify enemies in their surrounding areas. This software will use Google’s Android operating system as it’s back bone. Raytheon isn’ talking about typical Android developer stuff, or basic integration with

A Novel Idea an App to tell when you can use an App

One of the biggest selling points of the latest evolution of the Iphone, The Iphone 4, is the ability to utilize the front facing camera and “Face Time” to do video-chats with other people. This sounded like such a novel idea at WWDC when Steve Jobs was talking about the next wave of the future

Iphone Press Conference Reveals Great News for Android!

By: Gunnar S.special contributor to Thedroidguy.com What a big day for Android! Today, Steve Jobs held a press conference at the Cupertino Apple headquarters. At the conference, it was found that Android phones are outselling iPhones on a day to day basis. With roughly 3 million Iphones sold in the last 20 days, Android has

I-Tunes Hacked Again

Do you remember oh about 6 months ago when that one Rogue banking app made it to the Android Market and was abruptly shut down? Do you remember how all the Apple Fan Boys were quick to say that the precious Iphone/Itunes App Store never got hacked (I wish you could have heard my voice