Posts by Dima Aryeh

Verizon’s Samsung DROID Charge Receiving Minor Update

The Samsung DROID Charge will soon be receiving an update, but it isn’t anything major. It’s simply a bug fixer, so don’t get too excited. However, the changelog seems to be from the older FP1 update with all the details moved around, so it may not be accurate. Just know it’s a minor 19.3MB update that will hopefully make your Charge run better. Hit the… Read more

T-Mobile Retires The Sidekick Brand Temporarily

The Sidekick was an incredibly popular phone for its time, and T-Mobile and Samsung worked together to bring it into the new age of smartphones. The device was good in most ways, with solid internals, good design, and “edgy” software for consumers. However, it didn’t sell too well. So T-Mobile has decided to retire the Sidekick brand. They also said… Read more

Best Buy Offering Verizon Galaxy Nexus Free On Contract

The Galaxy Nexus might not be the newest device out there, but for the price of free, no one can say it isn’t a great value. That’s the price Best Buy is selling the Verizon Galaxy Nexus for! Luckily, both new accounts and upgrades are the same price. So if you are looking for a great phone on Verizon, and you don’t want to spend money, the Galaxy Nexus… Read more

Sharp Aquos SH-10D Makes It Through FCC

The Sharp Aquos SH-10D, an absolutely gorgeous device, has made it through the FCC headed for NTT DoCoMo in Japan. Its specs are listed as a 4.5″ screen, 1.5 GHz dual core, 12.1 MP camera with a 0.32 MP front facing camera, and GSM and HSPA+ WCDMA radios. To be honest, this looks like a fantastic device which I would personally use. It’s great looking… Read more

Google Wallet Running On Any Galaxy S III

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FOe1M2p0u1I&feature=player_embedded#! So the clever devs at XDA have gotten Google Wallet to run on the Verizon Galaxy S III (like in the video) along with any other variant of the Galaxy S III. As you probably know, Verizon T-Mobile and AT&T block all their phones from using Wallet, due to having their own system come out… Read more

2011 Sony Xperia Line Not Getting Jelly Bean

All the older Xperia phones have been getting the Ice Cream Sandwich treatment, which is very impressive. Sony has shocked us all with its software updates. However, a rep on their UK Facebook page said that there are no plans to bring Jelly Bean to the older phones. This isn’t particularly surprising, even though we know Jelly Bean is nearly the same… Read more

Madfinger Games Rewarding Those Who Bought Dead Trigger

When Madfinger Games changed the price of Dead Trigger from $1 to free, it was upsetting. No, it wasn’t because I lost a dollar. It’s principle. They changed the price two weeks after release, which made buyers feel cheated. Do I regret buying the game? Hell no, it was worth a dollar. But that doesn’t change how unfair it was to just make it free… Read more

Nexus 7 Gets CyanogenMod 10 Preview Build

The official CyanogenMod Google+ account has announced a new build for the Nexus 7. They say that, since CM10 has already gotten so many features working (such as notification drawer toggles and themes), they will release a build for the Nexus 7. And here it is! Now a word of warning. Modifying your device is dangerous and you do so at your own risk…. Read more