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Nexus 4 Does Not Support USB OTG

In a not-so-shocking turn of events, it has been found out that USB OTG is not supported by the Nexus 4. If you don’t know, USB OTG stands for On-The-Go and is a cable that plugs into your devices microUSB port and has a full USB port at the end. This allows you to plug keyboards, mice, flash drives, and controllers into your device, expanding its use… Read more

Google’s Nexus 4 Has No LTE, Here’s Why

The Nexus 4 is a very impressive device with a high end spec list. But when it comes to connectivity, it tops out at HSPA+. There is no LTE chip in this bad boy, and Google has given us its reasoning. Whether it’s valid is up to you, dear readers. Read on. Google wants to build one universal device to run on most networks. Of course, they’re limiting… 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

Change Your Phone Number On Sprint Without A $15 Charge

If you want to change your phone number on Sprint, you have a new option. Not only is it an easier option, but it’s also free. You can change your number online in your account settings, avoiding the $15 fee that’s associated with changing it and not having to call anyone or leave the house. Quite nice of Sprint, though I’m sure they benefit from getting… Read more

Huawei Activa 4G To Be Cheapest MetroPCS LTE Phone

The Huawei Activa 4G is an astounding $149 without a contract (for a limited time). While their other LTE phones are priced $249 and above, this is a measly $149. Of course, for such a low price, you do have to pay. The screen is 3.5″ HVGA (320×480), it has an 800 MHz processor, a 5 megapixel rear camera, and is running Gingerbread. Luckily, you get a… Read more

MKB Reviews: StatusBar+ [Video]

StatusBar+ is an app with both free and paid variants that allows you to change the notification bar without root access. Pretty nifty! Keep in mind this app is very early in development and that can definitely be perceived during everyday use. If you want to try this out, the free version is linked above. If you’re convinced this is the app for you,… Read more