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‘Enhanced’ Yelp App Now Pre-Loaded On New myTouch By LG And Samsung Exhibit II 4G Smartphones

This one almost passed us by — as of November 2nd a special version of the Yelp App for Android specific for T-Mobile customers is now pre-loaded onto the Samsung Exhibit II 4G, T-Mobile myTouch and T-Mobile myTouch Q smartphones. Existing T-Mobile customers with Android smartphones are able to download the specialized free app straight from the Android Market. T-Mobile customers will have “new advanced filters” to make searching for business easier and … [read full article]

HTC Amaze 4G Confirmed To Have AT&T “4G” Bands On Board?

There has been no shortage of rumors that the HTC Amaze 4G would end up with AT&T bands given the confusion seen amongst the HTC website and the Amaze 4G box. Now thanks to some XDA users, we’ve confirmed that the AT&T bands are present and accounted for inside the device. One XDA forum member took an unlocked Amaze 4G, stuck an AT&T sim card in and set up the proper APN … [read full article]

T-Mobile myTouch 4G Slide Khaki Close To End Of Life?

Sometimes it takes a reminder for us to remember how quickly the smartphone world changes as we’ve just received word that the myTouch 4G Slide Khaki has been placed on a “sell through” list. We’re told that a “sell through” list indicates that the phone is no longer being ordered by T-Mobile. However, it could take several months to sell through remaining inventory so we haven’t seen the end of the myTouch 4G … [read full article]

T-Mobile Stores Offering Accessory Discount With Foursquare Check-In?

We’re still trying to nail down all of the details regarding this special offer but we’ve received word that some T-Mobile retail stores are offering a 30% discount on one accessory purchase by checking into foursquare. It’s very easy, walk into a T-Mobile store, check into Foursquare, receive a 30% discount on one accessory. A quick check on Twitter showed that a large number of reps were familiar with this special social media … [read full article]

(Updated With New Image) Costco Offering App Promotion With HTC Sensation And Galaxy S II?

Updated: As it turns out, this isn’t much of a promotion at all as the deal is specific to the $150 in apps you receive in the first year. Are you a T-Mobile customer with a Costco card? Good, listen up as Costco is running a special promotion right now for $69.99 for unlimited data, talk and text. The image itself shows both the HTC Sensation and the Galaxy S II[read full article]

LG Confirms That Optimus 2X Will Receive Ice Cream Sandwich Update Restoring Hope For G2x Update

Oh this LG Ice Cream Sandwich story just keeps getting better and better and this time, we really do mean the story is getting better. As of early this morning LG Mobile has taken to their official Facebook page and attempted to end the Ice Cream Sandwich update rumors for the Optimus 2X. “LG is currently in the process of planning the ICS OS update for the LG Optimus 2X … [read full article]

Follow Up To the LG G2x Ice Cream Sandwich Story

Late last week saw a story concerning LG, Ice Cream Sandwich and the Optimus 2x/G2x upgrade. LG and the decision not to upgrade either device to the upcoming Android 4.0 platform. As it turns out, LG has followed up on the report and said they haven’t reached a decision regarding an upgrade for either device.   According to a follow up response received by the boys at Androidandme, LG has … [read full article]

T-Mobile Announces November 2nd Availability For New myTouch by LG Smartphones

Just like we anticipated, T-Mobile has added another two devices to the list of smartphones and tablets launching on November 2nd. T-Mobile just announced via Facebook the addition of the T-Mobile myTouch and myTouch Q available November 2nd. Both smartphones by LG will be available for just $79.99 after a $50 mail-in-rebate and two year contract. If you would rather give either phone a hands-on before buying, they’ll be in … [read full article]

Samsung List Of Smartphones Receiving Ice Cream Sandwich Update

On the heels of this mornings news that LG had determined the Optimus 2X/G2x would not receive the upcoming Ice Cream Sandwich Android 4.0 update, comes news of Samsung devices set to receive the update. The report out of Samsung Italy arrives via AndroidHD that the Korean manufacturer will upgrade a limited list of recent smartphones and tablets. Of course the Galaxy S II is on the list as it’s got … [read full article]

LG G2X May Not Get Ice Cream Sandwich

Cue the angry mob because this is about to get nasty.  It appears that the LG G2x will not be receiving the next tasty treat, Ice Cream Sandwich, from Google and LG.  LG confirmed that they “will not be introducing Android 4.0, Ice Cream Sandwich updates on LG Optimus [G2x].?  Google said that ICS should be coming to all Android 2.3 devices, but given the debacle that took place over the Gingerbread … [read full article]