Rooting the Samsung Droid Charge on Verizon Wireless

by 3 years ago

If you own Verizon Samsung Droid Charge then you must be looking to root¬†this mobile phone. Currently neither SuperOneClick nor Z4root is able to root the device. So, if you are seriously looking for a good root tool and don’t want to be confused, then follow our guide and you will have your Samsung Droid Charge rooted in no time. You can root this smartphone¬†with Gingerbreak. You should know before rooting the Droid charge that it would be a permanent root. So once rooted, the company warranty will most likely be voided. Note 1.¬†Download¬†to your computer. 2.¬†You will need…

Does the Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc Have What It Takes to Succeed?

by 3 years ago

Sony Ericsson’s first foray into the Android market with the Sony Xperia X10 was a flop. Amid very high expectations from an eagerly awaiting crowd, the Sony Xperia X10 just didn’t pack enough oomph to make the waiting crowd say “Oooh” and “Aaaahh.” The result? Failed expectations resulting in slow and low sales. Sony Ericsson must have learned its lesson and is bent on redeeming itself through a newcomer–the Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc. Will this second try finally succeed? Much buzz has been heard about this new device, and the bustle seems to indicate that the new Xperia is drawing…

Asus Eee Pad Transformer Vs. Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1

by 3 years ago

In this article, we compare what we think are going to be two of this year’s hottest Android tablets – the Asus Eee Pad Transformer, and the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1. Both are excellent – there is no question. Really, at the end of the day, like with most things – it all comes down to personal preference. Google has just updated Android Honeycomb to Android 3.1, and with it, come several significant improvements to the user experience. Browsing is snappier and more responsive, flash plays more seamlessly, and things are just all around better. Critics in the mobile computing…

Amazon Planning to Enter Tablet Market With a Bang!

Price war will begin sooner than we all think
by 3 years ago

In a recent interview with Consumer Reports, Amazon’s CEO, Jeff Bezo’s, was asked if Amazon would make a tablet someday. He casually responded with the comment “stay tuned” but gave no other specific details about a product of this nature. He basically confirmed, however, that something like this was in the works. With Jeff Bezo’s confession, it has become clear that Amazon is planning to enter the tablet market soon. When Amazon does something, it always does it big and with the tablet market already overcrowded, other¬†manufacturers¬†can expect some real stiff competition as soon as Amazon brings out its tablets.Industry¬†sources…

The Next Big Thing: Quad-Core Tablets with NVIDIA Tegra 3

by 3 years ago

On any given day, the Android tablet marketplace is normally abuzz and busy. While every manufacturer tries to secure a larger share of the fast-growing Android tablet market, target buyers shop for their next big Android-run gadget. Amidst this busy crowd, Digitimes and other industry sources recently dropped a news story so bombastic that all had to drop whatever they were doing and listened: ASUS plans to unleash a new beast running on the quad-core NVIDIA Tegra 3 (codenamed “Kal-El”). Why does news like that bring such a busy marketplace to a complete halt? The answer lies in the quad-core…

The Best Productivity Apps for Android

by 3 years ago

The best part of having an Android powered device is that you have access to so many different applications that have been designed to improve your productivity. The Android market is full of such applications and unlike applications for the iOS, most of the Android apps are free. Some apps have been designed to save you time, while others have been designed to minimize stress. Either way, both things are good in our camp, and we suggest you try a few of the ones we look at below to see if they make a difference towards how productive you are….

Android 2.4 Ice Cream – Rumors all Around

by 3 years ago

With Android 2.3 ‘Gingerbread’ and Android 3.0 ‘Honeycomb’ out in the open, its time we start looking forward to the next Android version, dubbed ‘Ice Cream’. There is news that Google would be announcing Android 2.4 during its I/O conference, this year in May and would than be released the coming June or July. If this happens, it would be history repeating itself as Google launched Android 2.2 during its conference last year and released it to the nexus one the next June. One thing that is clear from the name ‘Ice Cream’, is that Google simply loves sequences. All…

Best Android Apps for Streaming TV & Movies

by 3 years ago

The one reason that Android is gaining so much popularity around the world is because of the incredible diversity of applications it offers. The Android market is full of apps capable of doing amazing things. TV/Video streaming apps are always hot favorites, for who doesn’t love watching a bit of media on the move? Everyone loves to watch videos and their favorite TV series while on the go. We here at Android Authority have brought you an awesome list of some of the best TV/video streaming apps available at the Android market now! Check it out below. Giant Bomb Beta…

How to Root the Motorola Atrix

by 3 years ago

Motorola¬†released¬†this smartphone using Android 2.2. Before we tell you how to root the Atrix, you should know how root access can help you. Root access allows users to remove bloatware, more fully customize a device, use backup tools, and poke around in the internal system. Now, Atrix users will be able to take full control of their devices on launch day. Root¬†privileges¬†will also allow users to enable application sideloading– something AT&T has restricted on their slate of Android devices.¬†Unfortunately, Motorola has still signed the Atrix 4G bootloader. Motorola Atrix can be easily downloaded using the famous one click tool called…

Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 vs the HTC EVO View vs the LG Optimus Pad

by 3 years ago

The tablet market today has spoiled the average user with too many options. With so many different tablets to choose from, the average person is most likely confused on what to buy and what not to buy. If you are considering buying a tablet this year, we want to help you make the right choice. We here at Android Authority have brought you an exhaustive feature by feature comparison between three of the most competitive tablets coming to market soon. The HTC Flyer, also dubbed the HTC EVO View 4G for Sprint,¬† is slated for release this summer, with Samsung…