Tag Archive: Phone

Recording cell phone videos can get you in legal trouble, but here’s a loophole.

Believe it or not, recording video on your cellphone can land you in legal trouble in certain places. In various locales across the United States, laws have been or are being introduced that could make it a crime to record what happens in public.

Law enforcement agents are able to go after people recording in public using old anti-wiretap laws that make it illegal  [Read More…]

Epic Phone Time: T-Mobile Samsung Galaxy S II first impressions

What’s up, haters? Thinking about getting a new phone? Well maybe it’s time you took a look at the Samsung Galaxy S II for T-Mobile, the follow-up to last year’s Samsung Vibrant. And while it may be easy to surpass the old-news-Vibrant, that doesn’t mean it will be easy to take on the fresh meat from HTC. Can the Galaxy S II be the  [Read More…]

Marvel Comics Android app makes your phone or tablet a superhero [App Reviews]

Comic books have been a popular pastime for generations of young people. They have also continued to be a source of pleasure – and feverish criticism for plotline breaks and quality – well into adulthood. Marvel Comics, one of the most storied publishing houses in the genre, has brought its library to Android through an official app just released to the Android Market.

If  [Read More…]

T-Mobile to iPhone faithful: How about a nice Android phone?

T-Mobile and Android

This is probably one of those things that seemed like a good idea at the time. T-Mobile chief marketing officer Cole Brodman took to the company’s blog this morning to address the persistent rumors (and cries) that the carrier will, should or never will get the iPhone.

The post, titled “About the iPhone – a Letter to T-Mobile Customers,” begins:

We’ve heard from many customers who love their T-Mobile service, but  [Read More…]

T-Mobile announces the HTC Amaze 4G; takes the camera phone to the next level

HTC Amaze

T-Mobile has long been one of the more consumer -friendly carriers. They place a huge emphasis on what consumers want. Not only in plan pricing and availability, but in their device portfolio as well. Today yet another T-Mobile device has been announced that aims to tackle one of the biggest consumers desires in a smartphone: a better camera.

Much like the T-Mobile myTouch 4G Slide, the HTC Amaze will  [Read More…]

Sprint Releases Overview Video for Motorola Admiral, Forgets to Announce Phone

Sprint has tossed a video online this afternoon which provides a walk-through of the features for the Motorola Admiral.  That’s awesome and all, but there’s no Admiral announcement to go with the video.  Considering that the Android-powered phone has yet to be unveiled we are expecting Sprint to pull the video down (or mark private)  in short order.  The 2:38 clip doesn’t do much to teach us anything we hadn’t already  [Read More…]

Capcom Street Fighter Android game coming soon to LG Android phone


Ryu, Ken, Chun-Li, and those other classic Capcom characters will bring their decades of fighting experience to Android later this. LG announced today that it has obtained an three-month-long exclusive for the Street Fighter IV Android game, which should arrive in a few months.

LG is developing its “first HD Android smartphone” with a new display technology  [Read More…]

HTC Beat Will be a PMD, not a Phone (Rumor)

The collaboration between HTC and Beats Audio seems to be spawning new devices and rumors left and right.  Just off the top of our head we can already think of multiple (Vigor/Droid Incredible HD, Runnymede/Bass, Bliss/Rhyme, Sensation XE) HTC handsets expected to launch with the new Beats technology.  It’s time add another device to the mix, although this one is not a smart phone.

Details and a blurry image  [Read More…]

Charge Your Phone and Tablet in the Car with Bracketron Dual USB Charger

We can imagine many of you have run into a situation where you desperately need to charge your phone in the car on the way home from work.  The problem?  That guy in your car pool has already claimed the cigarette lighter plug.  What you need is a workaround.  More specifically, you need a Bracketron Dual USB Charger.  This guy is barely over $ 10 to pick up but it’s  [Read More…]

HTC Sensation XE will be first Beats Audio Android phone

HTC’s investment in Beats Audio will have its first byproduct in the HTC Sensation XE. As the name implies, the SXE is an upgraded version of the HTC Sensation, which was already a pretty nice phone. This time around, HTC has added Beats by Dre audio experience, a software and hardware combo designed to improve the sound quality of listening to music on-the-go.

The  [Read More…]