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Quick Deals: Herotab M6 Gingerbread Tablet for just $159

The Herotab M6 is not exactly one of the most hyped over devices out there, as it’s packing Gingerbread, but it still looks like a decent tablet. It’s rocking a 1GHz processor, 7-inch screen, WiFi, 8GB of internal memory, and ebook support. The device normally retails for $ 370, but KGBDeals.com is having a 57% sale until  September 22, with the tablet going for a low $ 159.

Obviously,  [Read More…]

NFL 2011 Releases Bundle of New Apps Just in Time for Kickoff

The National Football League has released an official app for Android tablets today, just hours before the season kicks off.  Called NFL ’11, the app is a free download and provides on-demand NFL network news and info, teams new, game details, and more.  We get the sense that this one was rushed out the door as the Android Market description advises that “more features in the coming days  [Read More…]

AT&T announces the Impulse 4G, a 3.8-inch Froyo device for just $29.99

Samsung Impulse 4G

AT&T this morning announced the Huawei Impulse 4G, a low-end entry into Android and AT&T’s “4G” market. Available Sept. 18 for just $ 29.99 on contract, the Impulse 4G is a 3.8-inch device at the usual 480×800 resolution, running Android 2.2. It’s got a 5MP camera on the back with autofocus and flash, and it records video in 720p. Data plans start at $ 15.

Source: AT&T

Google on Googorola: Not just in it for the patents

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When Google first acquired Motorola for $ 12.5 billion, there was a lot of back and forth on why the Big G made the purchase. The general consensus was that it’s all about the patents; the hardware was just an added bonus Google might not even want. In fact speculation was that Google is so much against running a hardware business, they would sell off Motorola’s hardware division after they successfully  [Read More…]

The Droid Prime — Just as Uncle Jerry predicted?

Jerry is a Witch

Who needs anonymous sources when you’ve got a witch like Jerry Hildenbrand? Here, in his own words, is Jerry predicting a Nexus-caliber smartphone with Droid branding. Or, maybe Jerry and those anonymous sources are all wrong.

HTC gets colorful; purple EVO 3D just the beginning

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Originally launched in black, available in white on September 9th and now coming soon to Best Buy in purple, the HTC EVO 3D is the latest in what looks to be an upcoming trend for HTC devices: lots of color.

Traditionally, smartphones have been rather bland in terms of aesthetics. If the hardware isn’t black, it’s usually white. There’s been few exceptions  [Read More…]

LG releases Optimus S Gingerbread source, no sign of the update just yet

LG Thunder source

LG has released the Kernel source and assorted GPL bits for the Gingerbread build on their Optimus S device.  No reports of anything showing in the LG updater tool just yet, and rumor says mid-September for an OTA.  For now, this just means that our resident Optimus warlords (yes, they have transcended developer status) have some new code to play with and see if they can improve the Gingerbread builds  [Read More…]

Google Navigation Just Got Better

Google Maps Navigation now automatically routes you around bad traffic and you don’t have to do anything different to use this new feature. Previously the navigation would route you through the fastest path available without taking into account traffic conditions. Like most new things Google this is still considered to be in Beta so use at your own risk and use some  [Read More…]

As hurricane Irene approaches, FEMA (Federal Emergency Management Agency) and other agencies are doing what they can to help the millions of people in its path prepare. FEMA is no stranger to disaster and they have been providing information to the masses for quite some time. FEMA has taken full advantage of technology by creating multiple avenues for people to access the information they need, and today,  [Read More…]