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Coming Apple iPhone 5 will use Samsung Quad-Core A6 Chip

Coming Apple iPhone 5 will use Samsung Quad-Core A6 Chip

The smart phone industry as a whole is a unique one in that most often competitors are also partners. In the case of Samsung and Apple, on a commercial level they each have their own line of smart phones aimed at consumers. They also compete on technology levels and are currently in several litigations around […]

HTC announces the Beats-branded Sensation XE smartphone ?

HTC announces the Beats-branded Sensation XE smartphone ?

HTC has today taken the veil off its very first Beats-enhanced Android smartphone, the Sensation XE. This new Sensation model runs Android 2.3.4 (with the Sense 3.0 UI), is bundled with a pair of Beats by Dr. Dre in-ear headphones and has hardware and software-based Beats Audio processing. Also bearing the Beats logo, HTC’s phone […]

Viewsonic ViewPad 10 Double OS  Windows & Android ?

Viewsonic ViewPad 10 Double OS Windows & Android ?

Viewsonic’s new tablet has a unique solution for consumers who are still clinging to Microsoft’s Windows, even as Google’s Android operating system gains traction: It offers both. The ViewPad 10 is a dual-boot unit. It can launch either Windows 7 or Android as you start the computer. Out of the box, the specs are impressive. […]

Motorola Droid 3 Latest Review ?

Motorola Droid 3 Latest Review ?

     The third installment of a trilogy is typically the most satisfying. The Empire Falls, Frodo destroys the ring, Cinderella goes back in  time. (Okay, that’s a stretch.) Our protagonist in this tale is the Droid 3, which bears an uncanny resemblance to its dad and granddad–  but Verizon’s added a few new components and made some […]

Lenovo Launch three 10.1-inch Honeycomb tablets with Netflix,The first Honeycomb tablet with Netflix ?

Lenovo Launch three 10.1-inch Honeycomb tablets with Netflix,The first Honeycomb tablet with Netflix ?

  Lenovo announced three new tablets with 10.1-inch displays on Wednesday morning, including the IdeaPad Tablet K1, the ThinkPad Tablet, and the IdeaPad Tablet P1. The Android3.1 (Honeycomb) powered IdeaPad Tablet K1 will be targeted at the everyday consumer and is equipped with a 1280 x 800 resolution screen, HDMI-out, a dual-core NVIDIA Tegra 2 […]

HTC Wildfire S Latest review?

HTC Wildfire S Latest review?

Following the commercial success (and technical disappointment) of the original Wildfire — which featured a miserly 528MHz CPU and QVGA display — HTC has returned with the Wildfire S ($290). Like the Desire S and Incredible S, the company is sticking to its formula of providing incremental updates to stay competitive for 2011. Not only is this little […]

Samsung's Galaxy S II Sales Figures Touches to three million in 55 days: Becomes company's quickest selling phone:

Samsung’s Galaxy S II Sales Figures Touches to three million in 55 days: Becomes company’s quickest selling phone:

Samsung sold three million of its original Galaxy S phone in 85 days. A few months later, a full ten million had been moved. Now, it looks as if the superphone’s proper successor may put that latter statistic to shame. The outfit just announced that it took but 55 days to move three million Galaxy S II […]

HTC EVO View 4G Latest review ?

HTC EVO View 4G Latest review ?

It’s not often that we feel a keen sense of déjà vu while writing a review, but here we are. The EVO View 4G ($399.99) is a first, but also something you’ve most definitely seen before. This tablet is, for all intents and purposes, the HTC Flyer: it has the same 7-inch display, aluminum build, single-core 1.5GHz […]

HTC EVO 3D Latest review ?

HTC EVO 3D Latest review ?

The first time we saw the rumored Supersonic we were blown away. HTC and Google had just wowed us with the Nexus One, and here we were looking at something even better — a 4.3-inch phone with WiMAX wrapped in a white body. This prototype was buggy and had abysmal battery life, but it was real. Four […]

Samsung Galaxy S II said to be Verizon-bound in July?

Samsung Galaxy S II said to be Verizon-bound in July?

Absence makes the heart grow fonder, so when it comes to the Samsung Galaxy S II, our tiny American hearts are getting rather sick of all the love we’ve been experiencing lately. Computerworld’s latest rumor may be just what we need to stay sane for another month, though; it cites an unnamed Verizonspokesperson who mentioned this Fascinate follow-up, […]

Motorola clarifies position on Android apps, is still cool with developer community

Motorola clarifies position on Android apps, is still cool with developer community

Being an outspoken executive often involves a steady diet of crow. So, when Sanjay Jha seemingly threw Android developers under the proverbial bus with last week’s comments, it seemed only a matter of time before the backtracking commenced. Motorola has fittingly issued a clarification on the CEO’s statement, explaining that Jha didn’t mean to suggest that apps […]

HTC Flyer Latest Full review

HTC Flyer Latest Full review

Over the past couple of years, HTC has rapidly built up an enviable reputation (and bank balance) in the smartphone space with a succession of feature-rich, smartly designed, and innovative handsets. TheHD2 introduced us to the 4.3-inch form factor, the EVO 4G ushered in the era of 720p video recording, and the Legend wrapped itself inside a never-before-seen […]

Droid Incredible 2 Latest review

Droid Incredible 2 Latest review

It wasn’t that long ago that we were jonesing for a Nexus One on Verizon. What HTC gave us instead was the Droid Incredible, with the same 1GHz Snapdragon CPU and gorgeous 3.7-inch AMOLED display — not to mention a better camera (8 megapixel vs. five), 8GB of built-in flash storage, an optical trackpad, HTC’s Sense UI […]

OTA Gingerbread 2.3 update now available for Droid X

OTA Gingerbread 2.3 update now available for Droid X

Android 2.3 hit the web for Droid X owners earlier this week, but that update previously required a tethered, manual install. As of today, the update is available over the air, so cable-free purists can finally start cooking with Gingerbread on their Droid X handsets. We first saw 2.3 popping up on the device in March, but if […]

ViewSonic ViewPad 10Pro boots an Intel Oak Trail CPU into Windows 7 Pro, virtualizes Android

ViewSonic ViewPad 10Pro boots an Intel Oak Trail CPU into Windows 7 Pro, virtualizes Android

The ViewPad 10 era is over, here comes the epoch of the ViewPad 10Pro. Beyond the introduction of Intel’s Oak Trail Z670 1.5GHz processor, the new Windows 7 Pro / Android 2.2 dual-boot tablet throws in a 3G radio, 32GB of onboard storage (expandable via MicroSD or USB), and a 3500mAh battery that’s rated to last for […]