Archive for the ‘LG’ Category

StraightTalk To Add Verizon-Powered LG Enlighten Android Smartphone

StraightTalk, one of the most popular pre-paid outfits, is adding another Android to its current lineup. This coming about 2 weeks after they released the Proclaim. The Proclaim has been a very popular phone (since root was found) and has unexpectedly sold out online. The LG Enlighten is a very entry-level phone and the second […]


LG Optimus Elite Makes its Way to Virgin Mobile USA Starting Today

A successor to the popular LG Optimus V, this highly customizable full-featured smartphone keeps customers organized with Android 2.3 Gingerbread, and other key features, including a 3.5-inch HVGA screen, 800MHz processor, 5MP autofocus rear-facing camera and camcorder with flash, and a virtual QWERTY keyboard. Hit the break to read the full press release


Telus Android OS Update Schedule

On May 3rd, Telus released an expected update page on thier site. From the image after the break Samsung, LG, HTC, Motorola and Sony Ericcson (selected) phones are supposed to be getting updates within the next 3 months or as late at late July. The These buttery applying? Looking sizes for this wonderful brush daughter […]


Rumor: MetroPCS LG Connect kernel [WIP]

Yes, you see this correctly.  The LG Connect is getting some developer love.   Playful God is currently working on developing a new kernel for the new Metro phone.  No information has been released yet on the specs or what it will offer yet.  If it’s anything like his Plauge kernel for the Esteem your […]


T-Mobile G2x Android 2.3.4 Update Now Available

Users of the T-Mobile G2x can relax now. Your Android 2.3.4 update is officially available from LG and T-Mobile beginning today, April 23rd. In the past the update was on LG’s website, then it was pulled, then it was put back up only to be pulled again. Man, can someone make up their mind? Beginning […]


LEAK: MetroPCS LG Esteem ICS port in the works!

If you haven’t heard of Playful God in the past then you’re missing out on some great development.  When I bought my Huawei Ascend I immediately wanted more and he was the man to do it.  While the Ascend is no power house he was able to make it more than MetroPCS ever could.  Now […]


AT&T Announces ICS for a Multitude of Devices, Including HTC's Vivid

That’s right!  This afternoon, AT&T announced the ICS update for the HTC Vivid. Who knew that the giant would be the first to push out an official 4.0 update! Curious to see the list? Hit the break for the entire press release!


MetroPCS LG Esteem ZVD Update Now Released To The Public

It’s no secret when the LG Esteem came out originally the SW for it was botched twice with ZVA and then again with ZVB.  There were a plethora of issues with both; after long last ZVC was released and that had a few issues itself.  Now they have released a new update ZVD.  From reports […]


LG Lucid for Verizon gets pictured

The LG Lucid, who had previously gone by the codename “Cayman”, has finally been pictured and is rumored to be coming to Verizon in the very near future.  The Lucid will of course be launched on the Verizon 4G/LTE network and will be powered by a dual-core 1.2GHz processor.  Other notables for the Lucid is […]


Leaked render of the LG CX2, the "Optimus 3D 2"

The world of Android in 2011 will be remembered for a few things, one of these is the introduction of 3D smartphones and tablets.  For the majority of us 3D was seen as a gimmick and something that I was really hoping was going to become something of times gone by.  Unfortunately it seems that […]