LG G3 vs LG G2 – Specs comparison (Worth the upgrade?)

Now that the LG G3 is finally here (as in officially unveiled, because actual shipments only begin in June), it’s time we put a stop to the hypothetical debates and got down to business. No more ifs, no more what ifs, no more speculating, no more assuming. Questions, meet answers. Did LG dish out a

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 vs Galaxy Note 2 – What’s New, What’s Not

Stop me if you’ve heard this before. Taking advantage of its consolidated comfortable position in the smartphone market, Samsung hasn’t considerably upped its ante, choosing the rehash route rather than the major upgrade. Or how about this: it isn’t worth upgrading to the latest Samsung flagship device, as it’s not a game-changer in any key

Samsung Galaxy S4 – To Upgrade Or Not To Upgrade?

Seeing as Samsung Galaxy S3 global sales have crossed the 50 million mark already and there’s a good chance they’ll top 60 mil in the next month or so, it’s safe to assume some of you reading me out there have a GS3 in their pockets. Or on the coffee table. Or they’re straight up

Windows 7.8 opens doors to various bugs

After several months of wait, Windows Phone 7.5 phones are finally getting updated to Windows Phone 7.8. Windows Phone 7.8 brings several features from Windows Phone 8, and since the older devices won’t be able to upgrade to Windows Phone 8, WP 7.8 should satisfy all the early adopters of Windows Phone platform. Windows Phone

HTC explain why Desire HD won’t be seeing ICS

HTC Desire HD is a good phone. Launched back in 2010, it was sold in good numbers. The smartphone has an aluminum unibody design. It comes loaded with a big 4.3-inch gorilla glass WVGA TFT LCD capacitive touchscreen, 8 megapixel camera (can record 720p video) and support for HSPA/W-CDMA and quad-band GSM/GPRS/EDGE. A 1 GHz

Motorola Posts Update On Ice Cream Sandwich Including List Of Devices

Motorola took to their official website to announce that their engineers are hard at work optimizing Android 4.0, Ice Cream Sandwich, for several Motorola devices. Motorola customers have been asking which phones will be supported by the newest version of Android. While the web posting here gives no actual time line, Motorola says the following

So We Didn’t Run That Fragmentation Chart

On Friday one of the big Android news stories was a chart showing the fragmentation of Android. Actually what it showed was how far behind some handsets were than others in upgrading to new versions of Android. The upcoming release of Android 4.0, Ice Cream Sandwich, is a hot button topic right now.  It was

Motorola Xoom Getting 4G/LTE Update Tomorrow

Motorola and Verizon Wireless have announced that the 4G/LTE upgrade for the Motorola Xoom 3g will finally start tomorrow.  The upgrade is free but it requires you to send your Motorola Xoom in, in order to get it. This send in process has become a point of concern for people who have incorporated the Motorola

Verizon Wireless Offering One Heck Of A Trade In Promotion

We’re sure you’ve got that one friend that is still stuck on that Motorola Razr or maybe a Juke, and it’s time to get them a smartphone.  Forget the fact that they were eligible for an upgrade 3 years ago, now it’s time to bring your friend to Android. Beginning August 18th Verizon Wireless stores

Motorola Xoom 3G Getting Android 3.2 Update

Verizon Wireless/Motorola are currently rolling out the infamous Android 3.2 upgrade right now. Go to settings, about, and system update.  After you take the update you’ll have access to the SD card slot.  We know, we know, we can’t believe that the SD card slot didn’t work when you bought that shiny new Xoom, but

Cyanogen Mod 7 RC2 Does 150,000 Downloads In One Day

One of the most popular mods to an Android device are the Cyanogen mods. Cyanogen Mod is named after Steve Kondik (@cyanogen) but they are a cooperative effort out many people across the country and driven by the efforts of Team Douche.  The latest version that they have been working on is built around the

Motorola Clarifies Upgrading Rooted Motorola Xooms

When the Motorola Xoom was released last month it was announced that it would be upgradeable to Verizon Wireless’ 4G/LTE network.  That was one of the big draws to Motorola’s first tablet. That coupled with Android 3.0, Honeycomb, and a dual core processor make this one tablet filled with awesome. The only downside to the

Rooted Motorola Xooms Not Eligible For 4G/LTE Upgrade

This may seem like a real kick in the you know what but Motorola has confirmed via their support forums that they won’t be upgrading rooted Motorola Xoom tablets. It’s unclear why a software modification would affect a hardware upgrade but it’s Motorola’s decision and they are the ones who are handling the upgrade via

Are Samsung & AT&T Cooking Up Another Unfriendly Kies Froyo Update?

Pocketnow reported earlier today that there was a post on the official Samsung support forum outlining how to upgrade an AT&T Samsung Captivate, a Galaxy S phone, to Android 2.2 “Froyo” (I almost said latest version oops). While all the buzz that thedroidguy is seeing at MWC is about Gingerbread, Honeycomb and this mysterious version

Motorola Cliq XT No Update For You

In the ever growing saga of Android updates the Motorola Cliq XT on T-Mobile joins the ranks of Android phones that are staying at earlier versions of Android. Motorola’s community manager reported via their forums that they “worked for months to attempt to create a version of Android 2.1 that would perform well on the

Sprint Says: Froyo Is On The Way To Epic 4G Users

Fresh on the heels of the Tmobile CMO Cole Brodman saying January 21, 2011 is the day T-Mobile Samsung Vibrant owners will see an upgrade to Android 2.2 Froyo,  Sprint made a statement via twitter that they’re currently working with Samsung Mobile to upgrade Epic 4G customers As Soon As Possible. They went onto make 

The Samsung/ Android Update Debacle Now Hear This!

Seith Weintraub over at Fortune Magazine published a really great article today in response to Apple Fan Boy MG Siegler’s article about IOS updates. Now of course most of you know even though Mr. Paris Lemon is a deep mac boy we have a overall Tech Crunch Fans.  However, MG or (Lemon if that’s what