Author Archive: Tony Robinson

Husband, Stepfather...born and raised in Virginia. My first smartphone was the HTC PPC-6800 on Alltel and I've been an avid mobile technology follower ever since. My current 2 devices are the BlackBerry Bold 9650 and the Motorola Droid X on the Verizon network.

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OS 6.0.0.344 Leaked For BlackBerry Pearl 3G 9100/9105

OS 6.0.0.344 Leaked For BlackBerry Pearl 3G 9100/9105

| November 2, 2010 | Reply

Seems like the BlackBerry pipe has busted as far as leaks go today.  Fresh on the heels of the OS 6.0.0.344 leak for the BlackBerry 9700, the exact same OS version has been leaked for the BlackBerry Pearl 3G 9100/9105.  Wonder how OS 6 will run on this device that comes with 256mb of memory? […]

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The Wait Is Over : OS 6 For BlackBerry Bold 9700 Leaked!

The Wait Is Over : OS 6 For BlackBerry Bold 9700 Leaked!

| November 2, 2010 | Reply

Today is THE day for BlackBerry Bold 9700 users out there.  OS 6.0.0.344 has been leaked by the great crew at Driphter.com.  The fellas at the site are good friends of mine and I can already hear sounds of BlackBerry Desktop Managers firing up to load this leak.  Get ready for some universal search, Social […]

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Skyfire Browser For iOS Devices Coming on 11/4/10!!!

Skyfire Browser For iOS Devices Coming on 11/4/10!!!

| November 2, 2010 | Reply

Looks like iOS device owners out there will be a new browser to choose from on Thursday, Skyfire.  It will be able to convert video from Adobe flash to HTML 5.  It will be available for $2.99 in the App Store.  The browser will NOT work on flash-based game or on Hulu.  You folks excited […]

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Twitter For BlackBerry Updated To Version 1.0.1.7

Twitter For BlackBerry Updated To Version 1.0.1.7

| November 2, 2010 | Reply

Hey Twitter folk on BlackBerry!  Looks like the Twitter For BlackBerry application has been updated to version 1.0.1.7 yesterday.  Anybody using this social-networking application on their BlackBerry device?  No changelog on this update so it’s probably just a few bug fixes here and there.  If you don’t see the update on your device be sure […]

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PowerAMP For Android:  One Great Music Player

PowerAMP For Android: One Great Music Player

| November 1, 2010 | Reply

Having been using my Droid X for a few months now I’ve been searching for a stand alone music player to fit my needs.  Well, I have some great news for you folks.  PowerAmp is a music lover’s dream come true.  This app is visually stunning and offers a lot of great features that make […]

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Sprint Opens Up 4G In NYC And 5 More Markets

Sprint Opens Up 4G In NYC And 5 More Markets

| November 1, 2010 | Reply

You Sprint folk out there will be glad to hear that their Wimax, 4G has been made official and the doors are open for business in the following markets:  New York City, NY – Hartford, CT – New Haven, CT – New Brunswick, NJ – Trenton, NJ – Tampa, FL.  Sprint began offering customers 4G […]

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Palm Pre 2 Will Be Rocking Gorilla Glass

Palm Pre 2 Will Be Rocking Gorilla Glass

| November 1, 2010 | Reply

Hey folks…looks like the Palm Pre 2 will come standard with Gorilla Glass as do the current line of Motorola Droid phones.  No cheap plastic here, eh?  I expected nothing less as Palm now has HP’s full backing and can now afford to bring a better design with rock-solid materials.  This glass may be thin […]

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Foursquare For BlackBerry:  Have You Updated Yet?

Foursquare For BlackBerry: Have You Updated Yet?

| October 31, 2010 | Reply

You BlackBerry location-based junkies out there might have noticed Foursquare for BlackBerry was updated to version 1.9.8 on Friday.  There was no changelog available, but that didn’t matter as it was upgraded to version 1.9.9 yesterday in App World.  The 2 major changes include improvements to the battery life and Connection logic for Push Connectivity. […]

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T-Mobile Galaxy Tab:  Pre-Order On Amazon Now!!

T-Mobile Galaxy Tab: Pre-Order On Amazon Now!!

| October 31, 2010 | Reply

T-Mobile fans…it looks like the wait is almost over.  If you head on over to Amazon you can pre-order your Galaxy Tab for $699 (without contract) with free shipping.  While you can still grab this device on contract November 10 for $399, we’re a little surprised to see this going for $100 more than Verizon’s […]

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