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Hero Vs Moment Hero Won

Everyone following me on twitter knows I switched from the Samsung Moment to the HTC Hero on Sprint’s Now Network. So far so good as far as Sprint coverage is concerned. Their map in the store is very reliable unlike some carriers so I know which areas are going to be good and which ones

Shapewriter vs Swift it all comes down to a Ho! and of course $$

I really don’t like the stock keyboard on the Moment or My Droid so I started hunting an alternative and someone recommended Swype. I fell in love with Swype but unfortunately my great display on my moment doesn’t support Swype, in fact it doesn’t support a lot of the apps that instinctively run great on

Phishing and the risks people take

In a perfect world you would be able to trust everyone and its kind of disheartening that you can’t. I’m not going to make this a My Android is better than Your Iphone post although the heart of this post is the story about a Rogue Phishing app in the Android Market.. One AppOne StoryOne

10 Things Droid Does that Iphone Doesn't

1) Have a pull out Keyboard2) Let’s me customize my display with anything from 5 to 7 home screens3) Have widgets for facebook, twitter, Weather, FoxNews, CNN News etc4) Allows me to toggle GPS, Wifi etc right from the home screen5) Remove the battery6) Any Song as Rington Natively7) Multi-tasking (this is big like on

The Forum Question

Ok so I’m a blogger I love forums but don’t have the time nor desire to start one. I really like the idea of linking or partnering with one and have partnered with androidnetwork.org I really think Bryan may be onto something over there so here’s the reason for this blog. There are over 25

Handscent & home++ almost there nexus

Ok so with the announcement of the google nexus one I just wanted to do some comparing not spec comparing or side by side comparison just random thoughts.. 1st. The Multi Colored Ball.– Tried that on a pearl and it was annoying as heck I much more like Sanjays multi colored LED Light on my

Service Tattler Day 1

Thanks to Clay for putting me on the beta test of Service Tattler. This is a great app that not only finds places to eat, drink and party at but it has a great review system. It’s got a lot of choices for good and bad feedback. It allows you to pic from bad feedback

What's on your home screen (Droid Daily Driver)

What’s on your Home Screen?This post is good for beginning to casual users. Here’s my Home Screen for my Droid which is my Daily Driver. 1st there is a Verizon branded screen protector on this phone it really helps protect the screen. I am using Home ++ although its in Beta it’s in the Android

The Android Network

I am pleased to announce that I am part of the Android Network. As you’ve seen if you’ve read my blog im an enthusiast/fanatic moreso than a techie/hacker/modder and fit right in. The creator of the Android Network is trying to start a community of Android Blogs and sites that use the Android Network as

Nexus One & Tmobile Another Car Comparison

You’ll find I like to compare cell phone purchasing to car buying. Both require some kind of credit check, both used to require a sales person, and both require ridiculous amounts of time working on non-sense paperwork. Im going to Piggy Back on Gizmodo’s blog which sites how tmobile sent a big F-U to it’s

Revolutionizing the Phone Buying Experience

Google has posted this blog entry about revolutionizing the cell phone buying experience. I don’t necessarily agree with the post but here it is in it’s entirety Our New Approach to Buying A Mobile Phone Let me tell you this about the mobile phone buying experience though. I have a fair amount of experience in

What Google Has Done to their ecosystem

Basically they kicked the Racoons in the head and skinned the otters heres what I mean. *heres a disclaimer I still very much love my android phones and my google products. Ive had a google voice /Grand Central account for 3 years, used gmail since i had to be invited, use wave, have an orkut

The Big Nexus One Let Down

Does anyone else feel let down by the Nexus One News Conference & Launch? Specifically here’s what bothers me about it. 1. Superphone- Mario and Andy kept referring to it as a Super Phone, what sets a superphone apart from a smartphone? Why is this phone super and Droid, Cliq, Moment, Hero are not? 2.