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From Blackberry to Palm, Android or iPhone: Care to Make the Leap?

Image via Wikipedia I see sooooo many people out there with Blackberry devices and I find myself constantly asking “why do people my age (24) love Blackberries so much?”  I know people with them but before I start, I’ll confess that I’ve never owned a Blackberry device.  The following is my reasoning for wondering why…

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Another Droid 2 Update in the Works

An update is on the way that will give Droid 2 users the ability to switch profiles just like the scenes feature on other Android phones running HTC Sense.  For example, let’s say you have a current layout of widgets that you like to use while at work.  And then you also like to have…

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Dear Steve Jobs: of Course Your Users Want Flash

Skyfire 2.0 Browswer, via PhoneDog As far as mobile devices are concerned, Steve Jobs is well known for his distaste for Adobe Flash and that HTML 5 is the wave of the future. That last part may indeed be true at some point but as now 75% of web content is flash, and it’s not…

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Features of a Rooted Hero

In my last post I gave pretty specific instructions on how to root your Sprint HTC Hero. I know it was a fair amount to read but I just wanted to make sure that everything was clear. If anything remains fuzzy please feel free to leave a comment and I promise to get back to…

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Rooting: Transforming my HTC Hero into a SuperHero

When I first got my HTC Hero in May from the Sprint store, I was ecstatic. I finally got to move cut myself away from Big Red‘s (Verizon Wireless) expensive contract clutches and switch to the wonderfully yellow world of Sprint. I was previously stuck with the Samsung SCH-i760 widows mobile phone when I was…

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Rename Created Folders on Android

It’s easy to create folders on Android, but it’s puzzling how to name them. I became tired of staring at the word Folder rather than seeing an actual folder name. I know I can’t be the only one who was wondering how to rename folder…or can I? Here’s how I made a folder for my…

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Droid + HTC Sense = An Unhappy Battery

Image via Wikipedia          Google has created a tremendously fun and captivating experience with their Android operating system, but unfortunately this experience only lasts about an average of 10 hours before completely shutting off.  In a world where smartphone users love to remain connected and to be accessible, this crippling limitation prevents people from doing so. …

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The Originial Droid Gets a Brother!

Motorola Droid and Droid 2 (DropNews)      After releasing it’s flagship device with tremendous success, Verizon Wireless is finally releasing a predecessor to the Motorola Droid on August 12th (tentatively) .  The new device will simply be called Droid 2.  The basis of the design is the same, with the biggest improvement being the improved…

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Evo & Original Droid Get Froyo

Sprint has released the update from Android 2.1 to Android 2.2., Froyo (some people say it “fro-yo,” but I think that “froy-o” sounds way better) for the HTC Evo.  The update for Verizon’s Grandfather android device, the Motorola Droid, has also been floating around.  Due to the fact that I have a Hero and HTC…

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New Look. Same Great Blog.

As you have probably already noticed, I switched up the design of my blog a little. Okay, more like a lot! Anyway, I hope you enjoy the new look. I feel that it’s more elegant, friendlier and overall more professional looking. I’m still working on a sections though so please bear with me. As always,…

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