One of the complaints of the Android ecosystem is the fragmented updated environment which leaves many phones in the proverbial Android stone age. Whether...

Samsung’s Exynos SoC was a huge hit last year due to its success in the HSPA+ variants of the Galaxy S II and Galaxy Note. The chipsets Mali-400 GPU bested every other competitor and set the standard for graphical performance, which is why it was disappointing (especially in the enthusiast community), to see the usage of Qualcomm’s Snapdragon SoC in the T-Mobile...

Not too long ago we completed our review of our top 10 keyboards of 2011-2012, and crowned Swiftkey X as our champion. In celebration of this momentous occasion, we’ve teamed up with Swiftkey’s developers, TouchType, to give 10 lucky readers a free copy of our favorite Android input method. To be eligible to win, be one of the first 10 readers to leave a...

The super popular Samsung Galaxy S II has been known for making international appearances with black, white and pink paint jobs, but has been limited to a rather mundane gunmetal and black color scheme in the U.S… for now. According to a T-Mobile representative, magenta customers will be getting the super-fresh, white version of the Galaxy S II within the next...

The Galaxy S II has been a tremendously successful device for Samsung. Even before releasing the stellar device to its largest potential market, the U.S., Samsung sold over 10 million units in a mere 5 months. In a response to its widespread success, Samsung is looking to target more niche markets, hoping to attract customers that may have previously been inattentive of...

Mobile versions of websites were a godsend when phones had teeny displays and lacked the data connections to load full websites but that was then and this is now. The Galaxy S II has no problem viewing full desktop versions of websites, so why not have them load by default? Here’s how: Mobile vs. Desktop versions of ESPN 1. Go to your browser and hit Menu > More...

While Samsung updated a few devices at CES and announced a few more, they didn’t come out with anything truly game changing.  It seems they were waiting for something bigger and it looks like they will have it in Barcelona Spain next month at the Mobile World Congress 2011 (MWC 2011).  The Korea Herald seems to have some inside tips for the South Korean Giant...

So this really razzes our berries.  The one model we were really excited for has been delayed until after the Holiday season.  Android Life has gotten their hands on an internal Best Buy document which lists the Samsung Galaxy Tab WiFi as being “delayed (Post Holiday).  They go on further to say if the WiFi version will ever grace our hands due to the upcoming...

AppToDate Version 2.081218 Cost: Free Paul O’Brien (Developer Info) [ratings] Prior to the Windows Marketplace, users have to manually visit developers’ individual sites to check and update the applications on their devices. Paul O’Brien, the developer that initiated AppToDate, had a vision of a central application that perform the action...

Sometimes you will need your device’s MAC Address for connectivity purposes. While there is not a command terminal on the Windows Phone for you to enter ipconfig /all, there is a much simpler way for you to retrieve that information. Simple go to Menu > Settings > Version. And under My Device > Bluetooth, you should see 6 sets of 2 number/digit under the...