The Chameleon Tablet Launcher Is Now In Beta Testing For Phones

The Chameleon Tablet Launcher Is Now In Beta Testing For Phones

Chameleon launcher is the popular widget based home screen and launcher that was initially announced as a kickstarter campaign. The first release  was only available on tablets as they naturally lend themselves to be better suited for a multitude of widgets across each home screen. The team behind Chameleon did however announce they would eventually […]

Samsung Exynos 5440 Quad-Core Cortex -A15 To Power The Galaxy S IV To The Top

Samsung Exynos 5440 Quad-Core Cortex -A15 To Power The Galaxy S IV To The Top

Ever since the original Galaxy S launched with Samsung’s in house hummingbird Cortex-A8 SoC the Android performance crown was in their court. Competing with the likes of Qualcomm and Texas Instruments at the time, while also providing Apple with the custom SoC used in the iPhone. Fast forward to 2012 and Samsung releases their quad-core […]

Gmail Version 4.2 With Swipe Features and Pinch To Zoom Now In Google Play

Gmail Version 4.2 With Swipe Features and Pinch To Zoom Now In Google Play

The new Gmail app that shipped with Android 4.2 on the Nexus 4 and 10 is now available in the Google Play Store for anyone on Android 4.0+.  Version 4.2.1 brings a number of new features that make the already top-notch Android Gmail experience that much better. For starters emails can now be set to […]

Intel Buys ZiiLabs ARM & Mobile GPU Design Team

Intel Buys ZiiLabs ARM & Mobile GPU Design Team

  With Intel’s latest purchase of ZiiLabs UK division they acquire an in-house ARM and mobile GPU design team. This purchase along with Intel’s earlier acquisition of Infineon’s wireless division and their 3G/4G LTE technologies signals Intel is doubling down on mobile. The ZiiLabs deal will allow Intel to free themselves from Imagination Technologies’ PowerVR […]

How Sony Can Become An Android Powerhouse In 2013

How Sony Can Become An Android Powerhouse In 2013

Sony is still a great technology company that makes great products just look to its VAIO line of mobile computers if you don’t think so. A company with such a storied history when it comes to mobile products and technology in general should not be facing the problems Sony is having with their Android smartphone […]

Droid DNA Falls Victim: Bootloader No Longer Unlockable With HTCDev

Droid DNA Falls Victim: Bootloader No Longer Unlockable With HTCDev

Manufacturers have been promising for the last year that their new devices would be unlockable. Motorola, HTC, and Sony have all setup websites with tools to unlock the Bootloaders on their Android devices. Most recently the HTC Droid DNA was reported to be unlockable through the HTCDev site, in a move that had many potential […]

HTC Droid DNA to come SIM Unlocked; With GSM HSPA+ Capabilities

HTC Droid DNA to come SIM Unlocked; With GSM HSPA+ Capabilities

The recently announced HTC Droid DNA for Verizon is a beast of phone. It not only packs a 1.5 GHz quad-core Snapdragon S4 Pro, but is the first device along with the HTC J Butterfly to feature HTC’s new 5-inch full HD 1080p Super LCD 3 screen with (1920 x 1080) resolution and a  440 PPI. The […]

Featured: FTC Concerned Import Bans Are Being Used Anti-Competitively

Featured: FTC Concerned Import Bans Are Being Used Anti-Competitively

The U.S. International Trade Commission recently made a ruling to ban the importation of the new HTC One X and Sprint HTC EVO 4G LTE due to a possible Apple patent infringement. HTC after investigation proved that it did not violate the order, but that did not stop their new flagship phones from being delayed and postponed hurting their […]