HTC Flyer Officially Announced at #MWC11

During this mornings HTC Press conference we learned about the HTC Desire S, The HTC Wildfire S, The HTC Incredible S, The HTC Cha-Cha and The HTC Salsa. Those were their phone announcements. Impressive! Then at the end of the presentation Peter Chou announced the HTC Flyer officially. The HTC Flyer is the first tablet

HTC Thunderbolt Rooted <-- That Really Didn't Take Long

We’ve reported a lot on XDA, and cyanogen mod. The rooting community is part of the Android ecosystem. Typically the headline comes with a “That didn’t take long” as sometimes it’s only taken a few hours of a device to be commercially available, like the Nexus S was rooted before the end of the first

Samsung Galaxy 4G On T-Mobile February 23rd

T-Mobile has notified their followers and friends on their facebook page that the Samsung Galaxy S 4G will arrive in T-Mobile retail locations on February 23 for $150 after rebate and on a new 2 year contract. The Samsung Galaxy S 4G is the first 4G phone on T-Mobile to maximize their 21mbps theoretic download

Motorola Xoom Will Have To Be Sent In To Upgrade To 4G #MWC11

At an event this evening in Barcelona we received a tip from an anonymous source with Verizon that confirmed something we heard earlier in the day on the show floor. Adding to the mysterious price rumors for the highly anticipated Motorla Xoom, we’ve found out something that may be disturbing to true business professionals that

Telstra Announces 4G LTE Network At #MWC11

Today Australian carrier Telstra announced that they are rolling out 4G LTE to their customers in Australia before the end of 2011. Telstra will be upgrading their current Next G network in central Australian business districts to 4G LTE (Long Term Evolution). Their plan is to upgrade their existing 1800 mhz spectrum to boost data

Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 Not Samsung Galaxy 2 Released

It felt like we were watching videos of neat, cute and quirky ways to use the Samsung Galaxy S2. I kept looking at the time on my phone thinking man if we’re going to get to that tab than they need to hurry. Finally in the last 15 minutes of Samsung’s Unpacked Event Kim Titus

LG Beats Samsung & Sony To The Punch On Super Sunday

Forget what you know about last week being Super Bowl Sunday today is Super Sunday. Usually the day before MWC, or any tradeshow for that matter, opens the big announcements come out. We know that Samsung is announcing it’s whole line up shortly and Sony is also announcing the Sony Xperia Play later today.  But

HTC Inspire 4G On AT&T On Sale Today

AT&T enters into the 4G space today with the release of the HTC Inspire 4G.  Although the Inspire 4G’s big brother on Verizon seems to be getting all the press we’ve spent some time with out HTC Inspire 4G and really like it. Let’s go over the bads first: Battery Life: We’re not sure what

Motorola Lays Off 175 From It’s WiMax Unit

Yesterday we brought you a story about how Digitimes is reporting that LTE will trump Wimax by a factor of 10 to 1 by 2014.  Just before we posted that story we also reported that Clearwire is shutting down several of it’s retail store fronts in an effort to cut 15% of it’s work force.

Thunderbolt Gets Official Pricing and Official HTC specs

The Thunderbolt is upon us. Many have been waiting for quite some time to hear some pricing for the Thunderbolt and Droid-Life has snagged a pic of a Best Buy ad displaying the Thunderbolt’s pricing. We are currently seeing a $749 full retail price tag and a $249 on a 2 year contract. That’s right

Where’s The Beef Verizon? iPhone 4 Producing Light Foot Traffic.

This morning after getting going I headed over to to read the piece by fellow Android enthusiast and general tech blogger Russell Holly.  Holly had ventured out to the Timonium Verizon Wireless store (a north Baltimore affluent suburb) and found less than dismal crowds for the 7am open.  Suprised that he had gone to

LTE To Dominate WiMax by 10x Uh Oh Sprint

While Sprint and Clearwire have enjoyed a long lead in the 4G space with their WiMax technology, Verizon, AT&T, MetroPCS, Cellular South and the other carriers across the world that are using Long Term Evolution (LTE) over Interoperability Over Microwave Access (WiMAx) will dominate the 4G space by 2014. Digitimes is reporting that we aren’t