Tag Archive: Available

Samsung Galaxy S II and HTC Amaze 4G available today from T-Mobile


If you’re a T-Mobile subscriber, or considering it, today is a good day.  Both the HTC Amaze 4G and the Galaxy S II are now available for purchase, rounding out T-Mobile’s already broad selection of Android devices with two more great ones.  Both of these phones will take advantage of the new HSPA+42 network (insert your own number of G’s here) to offer great download speeds with minimal battery life impact, and let’s  [Read More…]

AT&T DriveMode now available for Android

We heard a lot about safe driving initiatives during the CTIA keynote and now AT&T has launched their DriveMode service. What started life as an idea submitted to them, AT&T DriveMode was voted one of the top ideas and as such became a reality thanks to the AT&T Innovation Center. So what exactly is DriveMode?

AT&T DriveMode when enabled provides the option to send calls directly to voicemail, and to send an auto-reply to incoming emails. When the  [Read More…]

Droid X2 update available now

Droid X2

Word on the street tonight/this morning is that the latest update to the Motorola Droid X2 on Verizon is now available for download. That’s the update that brings the following:

Device Features

Keyboard remains visible during text input. Input characters are properly displayed during text entry. Device will no longer lockup or reset when using the keyboard. Charging indicator will display only when the device is plugged into a charger. Home key  [Read More…]

AT&T announces the Motorola Atrix 2, available Oct. 16 for $99

Motorola Atrix 2

AT&T isn’t waiting for daylight to start announcing new Android phones, they have busted out a handful, one of which is the Motorola Atrix 2.  It looks like a decent refresh of the original Atrix, with a new body design, faster HSPA+ modem (it supports speeds up to 21Mbps), and ships with  Android 2.3.  We don’t have the full specs or parts list, so we don’t know if other internals have  [Read More…]

BlueStacks now available, brings Android apps to your PC in style

Android Central

It seems forever ago that BlueStacks was announced as coming soon but no — it’s finally here. In case you don’t remember, BlueStacks is for now, a Windows application that allows you to run Android apps directly on your computer and easily switch between say Windows and Android.

The BlueStacks Android Player was released in Alpha form last night and to go along with that came of course, the Android app syncer  [Read More…]

Marvel Comics Android app available now

Marvel Comics

Here she be, folks — the official Marvel Comics Android app! You can now get all of your favorite superheroes and villans — more than 1,400 issues in all, in the safety and comfort of your Android smartphone or tablet.

Your downloads are backed up on Marvel’s website, so switching devices won’t make you lose what you’ve purchased. There are free previews available as well. We’ve got your download links after the  [Read More…]

Samsung Galaxy Wi-Fi 5-inch now available in the UK

Galaxy Wi-Fi

Samsung has announced the availability of the 5-inch Galaxy Wi-Fi, a 5-inch personal media player based on its Galaxy S line of smartphones.  It’s powered by a 1GHz single-core TI OMAP processor, and runs Samsung’s TouchWiz UI on top of Android 2.3 Gingerbread. No pricing information is included in the press release, but a cursory glance at Google Shopping shows prices of around £200 (~$ 310).

The 5-inch Galaxy Wi-Fi is available  [Read More…]

Minecraft available in the Market for most devices


Minecraft fans have been jealous of Xperia Play owners for over a month now. Sony Ericsson’s gaming device has maintained exclusivity over this game since August. After some delays, Minecraft: Pocket Edition has finally made it out to the rest of the world.

This building game is now available in the Android market for all devices that meet the minimum specifications. There seems to be a bit of a problem, though,  [Read More…]

Samsung Galaxy S II – now available in white from Bell

Samsung Galaxy S II

As if the Samsung Galaxy S II wasn’t already beautiful enough, Bell has now released it in white as planned. As Jerry will tell you, he’s a sucker for white devices and I’m sure a lot of others out there are as well. If you’ve been holding off and waiting, you can now pick one up for $ 150 on a 3-year contract or $ 600 without any contract.

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Official Hotmail app now available in the Android Market

Hotmail for Android

Microsoft has released its official Hotmail app for Android, available now (finally!) in the Android Market. For the Hotmail faithful, the native Android experience has been far from perfect, so an optimized app is welcome and overdue news. You’ll get push email, synced contacts and calendar, folder support, and even the ability to sync multiple Hotmail accounts.

Android Market web link