Andrew Melnizek

Andrew lives where the wild things are -- well, New Jersey. He has been contributing to Android Central since July 2010. His first cell phone ever was an LG VX3100. To this very day, Andrew still believes that LG phone had the best battery life -- ever. When not writing, Andrew can be found playing ice hockey, watching his favorite TV shows, or out enjoying the company of his close friends. Andrew has also worked on two Xbox LIVE Arcade games and has worked in video game PR.

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Droid 2 bug allows anyone to make calls at passcode screen [updated -- Droid X, too]

Droid 2 bug allows anyone to make calls at passcode screen [updated -- Droid X, too]

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A little security bug apparently is plaguing the the Motorola Droid 2. Tipped off to the lads at BGR, the bug allows anyone to activate Google's Voice Action feature when the phone is locked with a security passcode. While holding the search icon (the little magnifying glass), users can essentially bypass the security screen and tell the phone to dial a number, or any of the other...

Sprint contest invites movie makers to make an epic mini movie; $25,000 prize

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Sprint wants you to create your own Epic Mini Movie highlighting some of the Epic 4G's, well, epicness.A new contest announced today by the yellow-logoed company wants you to submit your own Epic Mini Movie moments for a chance to win $25,000. The top 10 movies that are the most epic will be hand-picked by director Michael Bay. You know, the guy who directed Transformers, Transformers:...

Videotron initiates new wireless network in Québec; Nexus One to ship with Froyo

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Vidéotron, a subsidiary of Quebecor Media Company, today unleashed new airwaves on to the people of Québec. The wireless service provider's President and CEO, Robert Dépatie, is promising customers, "the best possible customer experience through one-stop shopping to make life easier for consumers. Not only is our offering highly advantageous in this respect but it is particularly...