Sprint Announces Kyocera Echo: First Dual-Touchscreen Smartphone

Last year Sprint joined hands with HTC to release the first 4G smartphone, the HTC EVO 4G; and with it they have seen a huge success. This year they hope to repeat that notion by teaming up with Kyocera and introducing yet another Android powered industry first; a dual-touchscreen smartphone. The Kyocera Echo was officially announced this morning. It will sport two high-resolution touchscreen displays that will be connected by their, patent pending, “pivot hinge”. Each screen can operate independently, in conjunction with one another, or combined for an industry largest 4.7 inch diagonal display.

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T-Mobile Offer All Smartphones Free

Love is in the air! T-Mobile is offering a two day sale just in time for Valentine’s Day. During T-Mobile’s two sale on the 11th and 12th of February you can get your hands on any smartphone for free. You can get your free smartphone at any T-Mobile retail store with a qualifying plan on a two-year contract or upgrade.

AT&T Needs More Network, Less Blah Blah Blah

I watched the new AT&T commercial last night poking fun at Verizon for Verizon’s lack of being able to make a call and use data simultaneously. AT&T is really having to dig deep to try and convince users to stay with AT&T.

There is such a small market segment that would use voice and data simultaneously. It appears AT&T just wants to confuse users into thinking it is something they must have when in reality for the majority of people they don’t. Read more

Samsung Galaxy S 2 Specs Leaked

Taking a break from the carrier battle, there were some leaked specs on the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S 2 (4G) from Sam Firm Ware who shared with us the company is trying out two different displays, a 4.3-inch and 4.5-inch, but along with the two different screens Samsung is also working on two different versions of Orion’s dual-core processor 1 GHz and 1.2 GHz. Read more

AT&T Has New Trade-In Program Starting Feb 13

AT&T takes another approach trying to convince customers to stick with them by partnering with FlipSwap for their new Trade-In program which allows customers to trade in their old phones for credit towards a new one. Read more

Android Market Now Accessible Via The Web

Along with all the Honeycomb goodness Google showed us last Wednesday included a much needed update to the Android Market. My biggest complaint since launch of the market was a complete lack of access to application content via the web. Read more

3 Feet Stand Winners Announced

We are proud to announce the winners of the 3 Feet giveaway. You will be receiving an email shortly with instructions on claiming your 3 Feet stand. The winners are: Read more

Motorola Releases 16 Second Peek Of Xoom Super Bowl Commercial

Motorola released a 16 second teaser for their Xoom Super Bowl commercial. For only being 16 seconds it definitely sparked more interest in this tablet for me. It is really looking like a war of mobile technology ads lining up for the Super Bowl. This is a follow up to their other video mocking Apple. Read more

Verizon Asks iPhone Users, Can You Hear Me Now?

In the battle of the “best carrier” for the Apple iPhone 4, Verizon takes a swing bashing AT&T on the quality of their network and how reliable they really are.

Verizon has been known for their commercial with the guy in glasses Read more

T-Mobile Ranked At The Top For Wireless Customer Care

Today T-Mobile was awarded the highest ranked carrier award for the second consecutive year by J.D. Power and Associates. This 2011 award was for Wireless Customer Care Performance. That’s a big pat on the back for T-Mobile. Read more