Posts by Steve Raycraft

LG Optimus G2 Rumored To Debut Next Week at CES

CES 2013 starts next week and it’s possible that LG will be debuting the new LG Optimus G2 at this annual event.  We’ve mentioned this device before, so it will be interesting to see if  LG makes it official next week at CES. We’ve heard that HTC may debut their 2013 flagship device at CES, and now we hear LG may be announcing a new device as… Read more

New ‘Sprint As You Go’ Service Launching on January 25th, Starts At $50/month

We all know that the cost of smartphone plans today are high, especially if you are looking for “unlimited” services such as text and data but don’t want any sort of contract.  Sprint is trying to help those contract-phobic individuals with the launch of their new “Sprint As You Go” service. Starting on January 25th, you will be able to sign up for… Read more

HTC Rumored To Release 5″, 1080p Phone This Fall. Could This Be A Worthy Galaxy Note II Competitor?

HTC appears to be getting ready to release a beast of a phone this Fall.  According to Digitimes, HTC is developing a 5-inch full 1080p resolution, smartphone.  This new device will carry a quad-core processor paired with an Adreno 320 graphics chip to power a 1794×1080 5″ display.  Additionally, this new device includes stylus support for those of… Read more

HTC Sense 4.1 Possibly Leaked From Custom ROM

It appears we may be one step closer to HTC’s next iteration of the Sense interface.  HTC phone modder guru, Football, has acquired a leaked version of the Sense 4.1 ROM upgrade utility(RUU) and has integrated it into his Maximus firmware for the international version of the One X.  The 4.1 update appears to remove the lag present in the launcher and… Read more

AT&T Acquires Nextwave To Improve Spectrum Strategy

AT&T has decided to acquire Nextwave Wireless Inc., a wireless technology firm, as part of it’s spectrum strategy.  The acquisition calls for AT&T to pay up to $50 million as well as the repurchase of debt from bondholders. Nextwave’s stock rose from .25 a share at close on Wednesday to $1.25 in recent trading based on news of the… Read more

Ice Cream Sandwich Finally Rolling Out To Rezound Owners

Those of you patiently waiting for Ice Cream Sandwich for your HTC Rezound device should not have to wait much longer.  Despite many delays, it looks like the Android 4.0.3 update for the HTC Rezound is official and is currently rolling out across the country.  Users have confirmed that the update is 299MB, includes Sense 3.6, and brings the software… Read more

OneLouder Announces Slices, The First Third-Party Twitter Client With A Built-In Twitter Directory

There are many Twitter clients available, but OneLouder is looking to stand out among the pack with their new Social Media application, Slices. This new application takes Twitter to a new level by introducing Slices, which are essentially user-defined mini-feeds.  Slices is also the first Twitter application that includes a directory allowing you to… Read more

T-Mobile Site Shows Galaxy Note ‘Coming Soon’

It appears that those of you on T-Mobile will be able to get your hands on the Samsung Galaxy Note is the near future.  According to T-Mobile’s website, the Galaxy Note is ‘Coming Soon.’    No other details such as release date or price have been announced.The availability of the Galaxy Note was rumored, but T-Mobile only recently confirmed its… Read more