HTC has updated their Developer site’s bootloader unlock page, and the news is good:
All HTC Android devices launched after September 2011 are unlockable. The website will be updated accordingly to reflect this in the coming weeks. We continue to work on models launched prior to September 2011, please check back often for the status of older devices.
We’ve verified this with the HTC Vivid, which does not appear on the “official” [Read More...]
It’s been a long wait, but we could finally be less than one week away from Amazon officially entering the Android tablet space. According to various outlets, Amazon is sending out invitations to a a press event to be held on September 28th at 10:00 AM. We can’t think of any other reason as to why Amazon would be throwing a media bash so we’re anxious to see [Read More...]
Verizon announced a new Android 2.3-powered handset today, tapping the LG Enlighten with a $ 79.99 price tag and a September 29th launch date. Features for the entry level device include an 800MHz processor, 3.2-inch display, 3.2-megapixel camera, and full-sized sliding QWERTY keyboard. Given the build of Android, the Enlighten also offers support for 3G Mobile Hotspot and Flash 10, widgets, and all that other fun stuff. Additional hardware [Read More...]
At their event in New York City this morning, HTC announced the mid-range HTC Rhyme, which will launch on Verizon Wireless September 29th for $ 199. The HTC Rhyme is the official name for the HTC Bliss, and the Rhyme is certainly largely targeting the ladies out there. The Rhyme comes in a Plum color, inspired by a suite of applications and wallpapers designed by the HTC team.
Verizon has officially announced the HTC Rhyme today, an Android smart phone which obviously caters to the female crowd. Running Android 2.3 Gingerbread, the phone previously known as the Bliss, features a 3.7-inch (800×480) display, 1GHz processor, 5-megapixel camera, and front-facing VGA camera. As initially uncovered all the way back in May, the Rhyme comes with a charm cable which lights up and notifies the user of calls and [Read More...]
Roughly four months after it made its on-stage debut, Google Wallet is readying for its real-world arrival. According to information obtained by TechCrunch, various partners have been receiving notices advising that the near-field communication (NFC) technology/service will be ready to roll later today, September 19th. Although there have been multiple handsets released with an integrated NFC chip, TechCrunch believes that the Nexus S 4G with Android 2.3.4 [Read More...]
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San Francisco, California – 9/19/2011 G5 Entertainment, known for its best-selling iPhone, iPad, Android, Mac and PC casual games like Supermarket Mania, Mahjong Artifacts and Virtual City, is excited to announce that the highly acclaimed hidden object detective story Special Enquiry Detail: The Hand that Feeds will be released on the [Read More...]
Verizon announced this morning that the Pantech Breakout will be arriving in stores and online come Thursday, September 22nd. Pricing will be $ 99 with a qualified two-year service agreement and after $ 50 mail-in rebate in the form of a debit card. Specifications for the handset include Android 2.3 Gingerbread, a 4-inch display, 5-megapixel (720p HD video) rear-facing camera, a VGA front-facing camera, and 4G LTE support. This [Read More...]
Archos tablets are known for being cheaper, but they also tend to come with lower specs. Yet, we were impressed with both the announcement of these tablets, as well as the announcement of their prices. Archos now offers the great combination we all dream of: quality and affordability. This generation of tablets offers an array of versions, varying in size, processor and internal storage (flash and hard drive). And Archos has [Read More...]
Get ready to take advantage of your new, $ 700 HTC Jetstream tablet! AT&T is just days away from turning on the juice to their 4G LTE network in five markets. According to Fierce Wireless, the carrier is ready to launch in Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas, Houston and San Antonio this Sunday, September 18th. Speaking at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Media, Entertainment & Communications conference, AT&T CFO John Stephens reaffirmed [Read More...]