T-Mobile Has an App That Will Unlock Your (One) Android Phone
May12

T-Mobile Has an App That Will Unlock Your (One) Android Phone

T-Mobile has made the leap into the App world with what on the surface is a great idea.  An app that unlocks your device to use with any carrier!  Not shockingly it's called device unlock and it's available in the Play Store right now. So what's not to love here?  The fact that it only works with one device.....the Samsung Galaxy Avant. There are two options: Permanent unlock, or temporary. The idea with having both is that you can...

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Google’s New Android M Shown at I/O?
May07

Google’s New Android M Shown at I/O?

Google normally unveils something big at their annual I/O and this year it seems that they let that information out early on what it may be.  Based on information that has since been taken down by Google  it seems that at this I/O they will be unveiling Android M. As you can see up above they did have a slot open for it “Android M is bringing the power of Android to all kinds of workplaces.”  I'd be betting it was something they...

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Android Coming to Windows Mobile?
Apr28

Android Coming to Windows Mobile?

There are rumors galore that Microsoft will announce that Windows 1o for Mobile devices will be able to run Android apps.  The source for these rumor seems to be coming from one Paul Thurrott who has pretty good track record of predicting Microsoft's next move's.  So the real question here is what does that mean for Windows Mobile users and Microsoft itself? At face value this seem like a HUGE win for Windows Mobile users.  I mean the...

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Turns out Nokia is NOT Making Smartphones Next Year
Apr27

Turns out Nokia is NOT Making Smartphones Next Year

At the end of last week I happily reported that Nokia would start making smartphones again....As it turns out the report was false.  Nokia stated over the weekend that they wouldn't be making devices anymore. In fact they want everyone to know that they have no plans to build new smartphones  so much that they released the below statement today: Statements Nokia reaffirms it currently has no plans to manufacture or sell consumer...

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It’s Official Nokia is Making Smartphones in 2016
Apr24

It’s Official Nokia is Making Smartphones in 2016

There where reports coming out that Nokia would be making Android smartphones in 2016 when their contract was up with Microsoft to use the Nokia name.  However it wasn't confirmed until recently when trusted sources from Nokia China gave out some new information. Not only did they confirm that Nokia will be getting back into handsets but also that 2016 have them  move their R&D offices to China.  Also rumored is they will make all...

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Android 5.1.1 is Official on Your TV?
Apr21

Android 5.1.1 is Official on Your TV?

There has been rumors of Android 5.1.1 coming to new devices for little while and now we finally get something official from the folks at Google and it's on your....tv?   That's right it hit the  the Android TV Nexus Player. There is not a ton of new information to be learned here most of the information you can gleam is already here official Android dev pages.   There is still no timeline on when it hit tablets or phones but at least...

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