Tag Archives: honeycomb

New Android Distribution Chart Shows Jelly Bean Passing 10% Adoption

Google’s newest Android distribution chart breakdown is now available for the world to see and what we see is Jelly Bean passing 10% market share. Android 4.1 and Android 4.2, both Jelly Bean software passed the 10% barrier amassing 10.2%, a jump we can likely attribute to holidays shopping. As we break down the numbers a little further, we see that 29.1% of Android users are on Ice Cream Sandwich, up from … [read full article]

Google’s Jean-Baptiste Queru Talks Android Updates, Direct Phone Sales On Google+

Google’s own Jean-Baptiste Queru threw up some thoughts on Google+ on Android updates and utilizing Google’s own channels to sell devices. Queru specifically touched on the lengthy process of updating from Android 3.2 to Android 4.0. Explaining that the large differences in framework between the two platforms lends to the often irritating delay in release. Queru goes on to say that updates from Gingerbread take even longer as a greater set of differences between … [read full article]

T-Mobile Announces The Galaxy Tab 7.0 Plus With 4G, Available November 16th

T-Mobile has announced it’s very own 4G version of the Galaxy Tab 7.0 Plus ready to rock your 4G world on November 16th. For just $250 with a two-year contract after a $50 mail-in-rebate there is a special catch here as the pricing includes “20 interest free monthly payments of $10″ on top of T-Mobile’s base data plan pricing of $29.99. T-Mobile customers who are currently on a post-paid monthly subscription will … [read full article]

T-Mobile Springboard Hands-on, Will The Low Price Entice You?

We’ve seen the T-Mobile Springboard in the wild, we’ve seen it appear on T-Mobile’s website and we’ve seen the leaked press shot but we haven’t seen a video hands on. Well now we have thanks to the folks attending CTIA 2011 in San Diego. Our very own Hairon Baker is giving about an 80 second look at the future Huawei tablet arriving on T-Mobile which is going to sit … [read full article]

T-Mobile G-Slate Android 3.1 Update Introduces Locked Bootloader?

T-Mobile’s G-Slate Android 3.1 Honeycomb update is rolling out now and brings a host of goodies with the introduction of Google Videos, Homescreen resizable widgets and USB accessory support just to name a few. Unfortunately all the news isn’t good as there is one additional “improvement” delivered in the form of a locked bootloader. The move doesn’t seem to be accidental and it may just be the way LG is moving … [read full article]

T-Mobile G-Slate Android 3.1 Honeycomb Update Rolling Out Now!

T-Mobile has provided a dose of good news for T-Mobile G-Slate owners as the Android 3.1 Honeycomb update is rolling out now! Bringing with a host of enhancements the update will appear on your tablet when it is available for install. T-Mobile of course insists that representatives cannot “expedite” the delivery of the update or push the update to tablets by request.” So what kind of new goodies will you find … [read full article]

T-Mobile G-Slate Honeycomb 3.1 Update Coming Tomorrow

The T-Mobile G-Slate is about to get a dose of Android 3.1 Honeycomb according to the moderators over at the LG Forum. According to the information provided by LG the update should start pushing out sometime today and we assume it’ll be a staggered update with a general rollout over the next few days. Android 3.1 Honeycomb brings a number of improvements to the G-Slate including UI refinements that allow for … [read full article]

T-Mobile Releasing G2X And G-Slate On April 20th?

While we’ve been working on a March 23rd release date for the T-Mobile G-Slate since way back in January and yet it’s been quiet enough to make us wonder if that date still held firm. Thankfully, our caution has been rewarded as we’ve received word that both the upcoming T-Mobile G2x and T-Mobile G-Slate will both drop on April 20th. An announcement at CTIA is expected to officially announce this … [read full article]

HTC Pyramid Found Roaming Chinese Badlands?

There is little question the phone most of you want to know about is the HTC Pyramid, hopefully the first 4.3″ Android phone to hit T-Mobile. As is expected, one of the biggest questions is what exactly will it look like? Thanks to Chinese site XDA.cn we believe we now know. Sporting a 4.3″ screen with a 1.2 GHz processor (no word on dual core) and a 960 x 540 qHD display. … [read full article]