Tag Archives: ICS

Kobo Challenges The Big Boys With Its Own 7″ Tablet

Remember those times you went to Best Buy, walking around aimlessly, not looking for anything but just content to walk through a sea of technology? Ever walked past the e-reader section? Of course you see Amazon Kindles, and some Barnes and Noble Nooks. Maybe you’ll see a Sony Reader (which are really nice by the way!). But one will probably never catch… Read more

Pantech Flex For AT&T Coming Out 9/16 For $50

Remember that Pantech Magnus that we reported on earlier? Pantech’s first foray into the high end world? That wasn’t accurate, apparently. The Magnus, now revealed to be the Pantech Flex, is actually a budget phone that will only be $50 on contract with AT&T. The specs we reported on were not accurate, so here are the real ones: 4.3″ qHD Super… Read more

HTC Confirms That They Are Aware That They Missed The Deadline For ICS On The Thunderbolt

I’m sure that there’s probably more than a few HTC Thunderbolt  owners out there who have been hitting that system updates button wondering if their Ice Cream Sandwich update is here yet. Luck isn’t on their side today as HTC has confirmed that they missed their August deadline for Android 4.0 on the Thunderbolt. They did make sure to mention that… Read more

Virgin Mobile Begins Selling Kyocera Rise

Virgin Mobile is now selling the Kyocera Rise for $99.99, a fair price for such a carrier. The phone is nothing special, but it comes together in a fairly nice package. Here is a list of specs: Touch slider with QWERTY Keyboard 3.5” HVGA LCD touchscreen Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) 1 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon Processor 3.2MP Camera, LED… Read more

Pantech Magnus Photos Leaked

We reported on the Pantech P9090 earlier, better known as the Pantech Magnus. It still isn’t official, but now we have a photo of it. We earlier found out it would sport an HD 720p display, LTE, and a Snapdragon S4 processor. This confirms it will have an 8 MP camera with flash, a front facing camera, and Ice Cream Sandwich at the least. It could even… Read more

Kernel Source For ICS On the Rezound Gets Released For Developers To Have At It

If you’re an HTC Rezound owner who likes to tinker with their phone then today’s a good day for you. Why is it a good day? Well HTC just released the kernel source for ICS build 3.14.605.12 which means that development should be able to progress much faster now. If you’re not into messing with your phone then this probably doesn’t matter to you but if… Read more

Ice Cream Sandwich Rolling Out To Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 WiFi

The little brother of the Galaxy Tab 10.1 is now getting Ice Cream Sandwich! The update comes with a revamped TouchWiz interface with many improvements, just like the 10.1 received. If it’s the same, it’ll be an amazing update that will not only give you the newest software, but will also boost performance considerably. It’s a good one. Go check for… Read more

Motorola ICS Updates Contain Root Check

If your RAZR, RAZR MAXX, or DROID 4 has received the Ice Cream Sandwich update, you might be in for a nasty surprise. Motorola has included a new root check system in their software that goes beyond your ROM. It is build into the boot and recovery .img files. At the bottom of your recovery, you’ll see one of three things: “qe 0/0″ means you’ve never… Read more

Rogers Now Rolling Out Android 4.0 to RAZR Handsets

The wait is over for Canadian Razr owners as Rogers has decided to begin rolling out Ice Cream Sandwich a full week earlier than the expected September launch date. The update bumps the version to Android 4.0.4 and brings along the usual array of new features. If you’re not seeing the update notification, you can manually check for it by going to… Read more

European Motorola RAZR and RAZR MAXX Getting ICS Update

It’s been quite a while since the US DROID RAZR and RAZR MAXX got their updates to Ice Cream Sandwich. The European models have seen little action since then, with a limited soak test rolling out. However, it was successful, so the update is now rolling out to everyone. The update for both phones is version 672.180.41 and is 375.8MB, since the MAXX is… Read more