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Samsung Vibrant Froyo Update Coming January 21st, Tomorrow!

Wow, this is going to be like winning the lottery for Samsung Vibrant owners who have been up in arms over the holdup of Android 2.2 Froyo for the Vibrant.  It’s coming, tomorrow according to PCMag and T-Mobile CMO Cole Brodman.  As with most updates, it will come in waves so not everyone will receive it on the first day. Let me reiterate that point…NOT everyone will receive it on the first … [read full article]

Samsung Vibrant Update Coming Soon

T-Mobile executives speaking at a press breakfast this morning stated that a Samsung Vibrant update is coming “very soon”.  T-Mobile is working as hard as possible to get Android updates out in a timely fashion, Cole Brodman, T-Mobile CMO stated.  One issue that was causing a hold up is the addition of features like Wi-Fi calling.  No specific date was given. PCMag

Samsung Says They Aren’t Charging For Galaxy S Updates

Finally, Samsung has broken their silence on what has become the “Samsung Galaxy S Android 2.2 update debacle.” Samsung sent a quick note to Phonescoop attempting to put down one of the more ridiculous rumors that has found its way into the tech world this week: “No. Samsung is not charging carriers for Froyo updates to Galaxy S. We hope to have more detail on status shortly. Promise!” Simple, to the … [read full article]

Samsung Vibrant 4G In The Wild? Maybe Not.

BoyGeniusReport has been sent what is reported to be the first in the wild image of the Vibrant 4G. Calling the phone “smooth,” and “stupid fast,” the BoyGenius source claims the its is running Android 2.3 though with Samsung still working out the kinks the phone as it stands, isn’t running TouchWiz. With the front facing camera it sure looks like it could be the Vibrant 4G. I have to admit some … [read full article]

Samsung Vibrant 4G Launching February 23rd?

While most Samsung users are wondering just when exactly the original Vibrant might receive its update to Android 2.2, the Samsung Vibrant 4G has been blessed with a release date. As it stands, Samsung is taking a very public backlash (and by public, we mean by people who intensely follow cellphone blogs) but are forging ahead with the launch of an updated variant of the original Vibrant. So February 23rd looks to … [read full article]

Samsung Vibrant Available For Free On T-Mobile.com

If you’ve been eyeing that Samsung Vibrant from across the room but haven’t yet worked up the nerve to ask her to dance, now is the time. T-Mobile.com currently has the Vibrant available for zero dollars, that’s right zero dollars. While the Vibrant waits patiently for its chance to beef up to Android 2.2, this is a great opportunity to pick up this device if you’ve been watching her from afar. … [read full article]

Galaxy Tab And Samsung Vibrant Price Drops

If you’ve recently been eyeing the Samsung Galaxy Tab or the T-Mobile Samsung Vibrant, we’ve got good news for you! Effective tomorrow, December 15th, T-Mobile will be reducing pricing on the Galaxy Tab and Vibrant. The Galaxy Tab, which was originally, $399.99 (with a 2-year agreement) will decrease to $349.99 after a $50 MIR. The Vibrant, originally $199.99 (with a 2-year agreement), will now be only $149.99 after a $50 mail in rebate. Combine that … [read full article]

Samsung And HTC Comment On Gingerbread Update Plans

Following the announcement of Android OS 2.3 (aka Gingerbread) and the Google Nexus S, many T-Mobile subscribers have been wondering when or if they will receive Gingerbread 2.3 update on their Android phones.  An HTC spokesperson today announced that HTC will update some of its handsets to the new Android 2.3 OS, although the spokesperson did not specify when or which handsets would get the update. Samsung, on the other hand, didn’t seem … [read full article]

Samsung’s Vibrant GPS Fix

Still having problems receiving an accurate GPS location with your Samsung Vibrant?  Well, Samsung thinks that they have the answer finally.  After trying that old workaround which didn’t seem to help much, they have a new offering.  They have created an app called GpsRestore by Samsung Mobile that will do as it is named, hopefully.  So, for all those Vibrant owners out there, search “GPSRestore” in the market, download it, launch it … [read full article]