Sprint sending Samsung Epic 4G Touch over to Boost Mobile

Sprint has been known to give some of its hand-me downs to their PAYG carriers after they’ve properly replaced them. It seems that the Samsung Epic 4G Touch, their one and only Galaxy S2 variant, is no exception. A user agent profile has surfaced over at Sprint’s servers showing a device called the SPH-D710BST. The …

Unlocked GSM Galaxy S3 up for pre-sale on Amazon for $800 (and why you should probably wait)

It looks like at least one merchant is prepared to offer the Samsung Galaxy S3 soon in the states. Amazon.com listings for an unlocked GSM Galaxy Nexus for both Pebble Blue and Marble White editions have appeared. The seller’s name is BLUTEKUSA, and a little Googling shows they’re a legit reseller of wireless phones. While …

Sprint also experiencing difficulties with the Galaxy S3, delays coming

Here we go again. Just when we start feeling a bit better about T-Mobile’s Galaxy S3 launch difficulties, more bad news hit our inbox. Sprint is in the same boat, and has just announced that they are “a little behind on deliveries.” But at least this does not apply to all customers. It seems the …

In Case You Were Wondering, Samsung Galaxy S3 Is Outfitted With Gorilla Glass 2

After seeing a demo for ourselves in person during this year’s Consumer Electronics Show, it has now come to our attention that Corning’s Gorilla Glass 2 can officially be found on the Samsung Galaxy S3. Corning announced the news today saying, “We are pleased to offer our customers the thin elegance and refined style of …

Keep your promises, HTC, and unlock the AT&T One X’s bootloader

When HTC announced last summer of their decision to provide unlocked boot loaders for all their future devices, the Android developer community rightly gave the Taiwanese company a huge round of applause. After years of getting flak for their practices, the company had finally made a move in the right direction. Which only makes the …

OUYA in discussions with NAMCO BANDAI, adds four controller support as Kickstarter campaign nears end

OUYA’s Kickstarter campaign is ending tonight, but the company has sent out an update to insure investors in the highly hyped Android gaming box that the real work is only beginning. The biggest announcement today is word that the OUYA folks are in discussions with NAMCO BANDAI, makers of such games as PAC-MAN and TEKKEN, …

Yesterday’s Nexus 7 Update? Added Google Wallet For Awkward NFC Tablet Transactions

Yesterday there was a very small (under 1MB) update rolling out to the Nexus 7. We were a little perplexed to exactly what it was (I’m always worried Google will finally dumb down the search). Today, Google is finally shedding some light on the OTA, revealing that it was little more than the addition of …

New Chrome 19 Beta For Windows, Mac and Linux – Adds Open Tab Sync For Android

Google has released the latest version of their desktop browser — Chrome 19 beta — for Windows, Mac and Linux today. Normally we wouldn’t feature desktop software like this on an Android blog, but the latest version of the browser has been added extra support for Chrome Beta on Android 4.0 devices. When browsing from …