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T-Mobile Samsung Galaxy S Relay 4G Gets 9/19 Release Date

The Galaxy S Relay 4G has been teased for far too long, considering there isn’t much to tease about. With last generations Snapdragon S3 processor, it’s not much of a phone. But T-Mobile finally gave it a release date of September 19th. So if anyone still wants this thing, you’ll be able to drop $149.99 after a $50 mail in rebate for a phone that would… Read more

Samsung Epic 4G Touch Gets New ICS Leak, Missing Pinch To Zoom

A lot of devices had local search removed in updates to prevent lawsuits by Apple, but (in my opinion) this wasn’t a big usability issue and could easily be worked around. Now we may have a more serious problem on our hands. The newest ICS leak for the Epic 4G Touch (it’s been getting tons of new leaks) has all pinch to zoom functionality removed…. Read more

Your Galaxy S III Has An STMicroelectronis Pressure Sensor

There’s a chip on the Galaxy S III called the STMicroelectronics LSP331AP, which is a pressure sensor. STMicroelectronics has decided to explain it to us, since it’s their new generation of pressure sensors. The chip is piezoresistor-equipped that uses pressure to track altitude. Even though it’s just a chip in a cell phone, it’s accurate enough to tell… Read more

Sony Not Competing With Tablet Pricing, Going For High End

Sony’s new Xperia Tablet S won’t be very competitively priced. It’ll be $399 for the 16GB version, which isn’t such a great price for a standard tablet with last years 1280×800 display. However, Sony isn’t aiming to compete with price. They want to be top dog. Kunimasa Suzuki, an executive VP at Sony, had an interview with Reuters today. He said “we… Read more

T-Mobile Samsung Galaxy S II Getting Small Update Through Kies

The T-Mobile Galaxy S II is getting a new update, though it’s very minor. The new build is LH1 and it stays on 4.0.3 (which is too bad, Samsung’s 4.0.4 builds are a massive improvement). You’ll need the Kies computer software to install the update. The changelog states bug fixes and “ISIS/NFC update” which is very interesting. This is the first trace… Read more