Smartphones

Droid 3 backordered, slew of devices on Verizon end-of-life list, internal memo says

Droid 3 backordered, slew of devices on Verizon end-of-life list, internal memo says

Phil Nickinson 16

 We just got slipped a little internal memo, purportedly from Big Red, catching up on some Verizon supply and end-of-life news. Here's the breakdown:Motorola Droid 3: Seeing some backorders. (Not sure if that means non many were ordered by Verizon in the first place, or if it's that popular. We'll hope for the latter.)Samsung Continuum: Good luck finding one. If a store has it, it's...

Firefox for Android reaches version 6, brings performance enhancements and a visual refresh

Firefox for Android reaches version 6, brings performance enhancements and a visual refresh

Jerry Hildenbrand 21

The fellows at Mozilla have updated Firefox for Android to Version 6, and it comes with a huge changelog full of fixes, improvements, and features.  Things like a visual update for phones running Gingerbread, better right-to-left language support, and adjustment of page element locations and sizes when using on a tablet.  We won't list each individual change here, but they're available...

Samsung Hercules and HTC Ruby possible release dates revealed in T-Mobile back-to-school flyer

Samsung Hercules and HTC Ruby possible release dates revealed in T-Mobile back-to-school flyer

Jerry Hildenbrand 22

Two really interesting new phones are soon to be released on T-Mobile, the Samsung Hercules and the HTC Ruby.  We now know at least a tentative date for their arrival, October 26.  Both of which are "4G capable and share many similar top of the line features and also [are] the fastest smartphones in the market" according to T-mobile.  I'm not sure we can argue too much when we have a...