Google Nexus 4 review

Google Nexus 4 review
If you want an Android smartphone that's unencumbered with vendor or mobile operator skins and bundled apps, and receives timely OS updates, Google's Nexus range has been available to fill this role since January 2010. The latest in a line stretching ...

HTC Droid DNA (Verizon) with Android Jelly Bean now available
Similar to new Android handsets like the Samsung Galaxy Note 2 and the HTC One X+, the new HTC Droid DNA ships with Android Jelly Bean mobile operating system out of the box with HTC's custom user interface skin running on top of the original UI ...

Black Friday iPad Mini Deals
Solar Panels News
Apple released their first small-scale tablet not too long ago. The iPad Mini, as it was dubbed by early rumors and eventually by Apple itself, was their answer to the increasingly popular smallAndroid tablet market that provides customers with a ...

U.S. judge orders Apple to tell Samsung details of HTC deal
Chicago Tribune
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - A U.S. judge has ordered Apple Inc to disclose to rival SamsungElectronics details of a legal settlement the iPhone maker reached with Taiwan's HTC Corp, including terms of a 10-year patents licensing agreement. The Korean ...

How to Root Your Samsung Galaxy Camera with CF AutoRoot
Business Insider
As if Samsung's Galaxy series isn't already ruling the smartphone and tablet world, they've now moved on to digital point-and-shoots with their new Samsung Galaxy Camera. Thesmartphone/tablet/camera hybrid comes equipped with a 16-megapixel image ...

Android Skype 3.0: a tablet-friendly overhaul (blog)
One of the things letting down the Android tablet brigade is the lack of apps tailored specifically for slates. iOS, on the other hand, has several thousand apps developed for the iPad. Just saying. Microsoft's Skype, however, is giving Android tablets ...

Tablet Sales to Rise Dramatically During Holiday Shopping Season: NPD
This year's Black Friday is expected to be the catalyst for tablets to pass notebook shipments for the first time in North America, according to NPD DisplaySearch's fourth quarter North American tablet shipment forecast. The company predicted 21.5 ...


Neowin: Windows Phone 8X by HTC Review
A new era of Windows Phone is finally upon us, and HTC is leading the pack with their flagship smartphone: the Windows Phone 8X. Designed to be more compact than the Lumia 920 but equally high-end, the 8X introduces a different yet compelling style to ...


Archos FamilyPad 13.3in Android tablet detailed, priced | Expert ...
Archos has announced its latest tablet, the 13.3in Archos FamilyPad Android device. Designed, as the name suggests, for use by all the family, the Archos FamilyPad is significantly larger than most tablets: its 13.3in display gives the tablet an ...
Expert Reviews

Ematic introduces FunTab 7-inch Android tablet » Coolest Gadgets
By Edwin
Ematic has just rolled out yet another tablet as part of their device range for the masses, and this time around, it would be the kids who will benefit from it. The Ematic FunTab, as it is called, is a 7”tablet that runs on the Android 4.0 Ice Cream ...
Coolest Gadgets

BlackBerry London BB10 smartphone pictures leak again - Pocket-lint
By Rik Henderson
Pictures of a device that is purportedly the first BlackBerry 10 smartphone have leaked, and we have to say that it's remarkably similar to the one seen. ... from an iPad Oprah Winfrey tweets love for Microsoft Surface... from an iPad Ouch ...

QWERTY-enabled Verizon Samsung Galaxy Stratosphere 2 now ...
By Quentyn Kennemer
Nexus 7 shipment expectations double through the holida... ASUS said to be working up Android 4.2 updates for its . ... In a time filled with Galaxy Note 2s, Galaxy S3s, and Galaxy Tabs galore it may be hard to accept phones lower on Samsung's totem pole, let alone the entirety of Verizon's shelves. The Samsung ... Whatever the reason, though, we would have no qualms if we were to ask you to pull out a respectable smartphone and this is what came out of your pocket. Head to ...
Android Phone Fans

Replace your home broadband with 4G? That'll be £131 per month, please
Summary: 4G LTE has arrived in the UK - but unless prices fall, the service will never become a replacement for fixed-line broadband or a stop-gap measure to help solve the rural broadband crisis. Ben Woods. By Ben Woods for Tech tech boom | November ...


Nexus 4's LTE chip actually works, sort of
Ars Technica
Though LG's Nexus 4 handset notably lacks official support for LTE, iFixit's teardown last week revealed that the phone did in fact harbor an LTE chip from Qualcomm. Further digging by AnandTech and XDA Developers forum users has now revealed the...

Ars Technica

Has Morsi Pulled a Mubarak and Cut the Internet Off Tahrir Square?
Global Voices Online
If the Internet is being disrupted by the authorities, it brings to mind what happened on the second day of the start of the Egyptian revolution, when access to the Internet was cut off in Egypt on January 26, 2011. Egyptians are back to Tahrir Square ...

Nexus 4 LTE enabled using simple hack
While it was discovered that Google's latest Nexus 4 smartphone does, in fact, have an LTE chip on the inside, the phone's radios don't cover the wide deployment of mostLTE bands, resulting in unhappy users who yearn for faster downloads while on the go.


Sex Video Fells Official In Latest Internet Takedown
Wall Street Journal (blog)
Local Communist Party officials in the Chinese megacity of Chongqing ousted a mid-level local official on Friday after a sex video featuring him and a young woman became an Internet sensation, according to state media. The ouster of Lei Zhengfu offers ...

For those ever-earlier store openings, blame the Internet
Philadelphia Inquirer
For decades, retailers made a bundle on Black Friday by packing stores with sale goods, filling Thanksgiving Day newspapers with advertisements, and reveling in revenue as customers rolled in the next day en masse. Then came the Internet. And the old ...

Zacks Buy Ranked Internet ETF: FDN - ETF News And Commentary
The story for the internet industry has certainly not been much different, though as of late it has comparatively fared better than most of its technology sector counterpart industries. Furthermore, the industry has come a long way from the dark days ...

Apple LTE iPad Mini release slips back in Blighty
Apple's fourth-generation iPad with retina display is now available in the UK, but those who ordered the 4G iPad Mini may end up waiting longer for their shiny new slate than they expected. The Cuperino firm had previously pledged to deliver the iPad ...

Nexus 4 shown working on Canadian LTE through simple carrier ...
By Mat Smith
Unless it's some elaborate post-Thanksgiving hoax from our Canadian neighbors, several Telus customers have demonstrated that the LTE chip hiding inside the Nexus 4 does work, and have connected to some data speeds resembling a 4G ...

Nexus 4 works with LTE after simple tweak | The Verge
By Jeff Blagdon
Some enterprising tinkerers on the XDA Developers forums are demonstrating that despite the lack of a working signal amplifier and filter in LG's Nexus 4, it's still possible to force the phone onto an LTEnetwork from the phone's debugging ...
The Verge - All Posts

Conceived in Haste, India's Internet Law Now Targeted for Change ...
The recent arrest of two girls for a Facebook post has sparked off a debate about the efficacy of Internet laws in India.
India Ink

Samsung Galaxy S III LTE (GT-I9305) review - Pocket-lint
By Ian Morris
Good 4G support. Unlike the iPhone 5, the Samsung Galaxy S has much better LTE support for the UK. Because it supports 800, 1800 and 2600 MHz, when O2 and Vodafone launch their services on 800 or 2600 anyone with this handset will be able to use 4G with no problem. That's a huge ...Indeed, upload speeds frequently bested what we can get on our home broadband. But this ... We guess that's because you're supposed to just stream everything over the internet now. This is a ...

Google Nexus 4 has hidden 4G LTE support... on some networks ...
By Brad Linder
A lot of early reviewers were upset with one thing though: Google says the phone doesn't support 4G LTE, and instead sells it for use on HSPA+ networks. But when the folks at iFixit tore apart the phone they found an LTE chip, and now it's ...

Report: LTE Lives In Google and LG's Nexus 4! (At Least In Canada ...
If the network that you are on offers LTE in the supported LTE band, it then comes up ... As ...

No comments:

iOS - Google News

android - Google News

smartphones - Google News

4G OR LTE OR wimax OR wi-fi - Google News

broadband - Google News - devices and connectivity

DSLreports - front page

mobile broadband - Google News technology - digital media

Alive in the Cloud - cloud computing - cybersecurity

Velcro Feline - internet freedom - search / SEO

Views under the Palm - video games

 Google Fiber