Posts by Brooks Barnard

Weekend Poll: What Button Layout Do You Think Is Best?

It’s Friday.  If you’re reading this, hopefully work’s over and you can relax.  A lot of tech and mobile news has happened this week. There has been a lot to take in.  One thing we’ve been thinking about and discussing here at DroidDog is button layout.  We’re not really talking about the order the buttons are in here, but we’re talking about what… Read more

HTC One X+ First Impressions

After 24 hours with the AT&T HTC One X+, here are my first impressions of the device: I’m going to start off with things I really like and move to the don’t likes.  First, this device is fast.  The One X+ sports a quad-core 1.7 GHz NVIDIA Tegra 3 AP37 chipset and it’s no slouch.  I’ve used the Tegra 3 with the Nexus 7 for a while now and… Read more

Android 4.2.2 OTA Rolling Out For The Nexus 4, LTE Users Beware

After Android 4.2.2 rolled out for every other current Nexus device that’s non-carrier based, it’s finally the Nexus 4′s turn.  The build number is for the new ROM is JDQ39, which is the same was what we’re seeing on the other Nexus devices.  It’s obviously slowly rolling out OTA to your Nexus 4s, so if you want your hands on 4.2.2 now, you can… Read more

Google Support Page Outs Google Now Widget

Google now is slowly, or even possibly quickly for some of you that are just getting your hands on Jelly Bean, becoming a big part of our Android experience.  I know I couldn’t wait to have Google Now and worked hard to get Google Now working on my Epic 4G Touch running ICS.  Before, I never used to put addresses in with my calendar events, but now… Read more