As android market reached 10Billion app downloads, starting from Dec 6, Google is offering a bunch of apps for .10 $
Here comes the list for today’s 10 cent apps
Talking Tom Cat 2
ADW EX Launcher
Can Knockdown 2
Homerun Battle 3D
Kids Learn to Read
Blue Skies Donation Wallpaper
The following video demonstrates how to easily root your android mobile using SuperOneClick
Download Link: http://shortfuse.org/?page_id=2
Android 2.3.3 (Gingerbread update) has been rolled out officially through kies for Samsung Galaxy Ace S5830. Galaxy Ace owners at Poland and Russia can enjoy this Gingerbread update now. After a long waiting period, this gives hope for users in other countries like India, Pakistan, UK, Germany, US etc.
I really enjoy texting using my Galaxy S. The swype made it easier to compose messages and moreover it is fun to play with swype. But what happens in my daily life is most of the time I use Google Chrome to surf the web and not getting enough time to read and reply to my text messages in time.
Recently I came across a cool application that makes it possible to Send and receive SMS text messages from your computer using your current phone number through your Android ™ phone. Isn’t it cool [...]
Advantages and new features after gingerbread update.
Unlike froyo, with Gingerbread update, Galaxy S became more faster, easier, and power-efficient. The user interface seems to be more stable and appealing. Multimedia content has a lower CPU consumption rate, which aids in smooth playback.
Samsung succeeded in providing Fast performance and Improved User Interface after Android 2.3 update.
The new features includes
New Keyboard layout
Changes in Copy/Paste, Word Selection
Better Power Management
Yes, the waiting is over! Samsung started rolling out latest firmware Android 2.3.3 (Gingerbread) for Galaxy S I9000 users in India. The update is distributed through Kies (Version 188.8.131.5244.11). Some users reported they have trouble in updating Kies from previous version and the update process goes indefinitely. In such case, Download Kies directly from Samsung download center. The update process is quick and easy with Kies.
Step by Step Installation Guide
1) Install the latest version of Kies
Samsung officially announced that they are going to resume the Gingerbread update for I9000 Galaxy S. The upgrade will begin with galaxy s and sooner Android 2.3 will be available for Galaxy Tab and other members of Samsung family. Just like Froyo update, Gingerbread will be distributed via KIES. Galaxy S users in UK are supposed to be the first to enjoy the official Gingerbread release by late march.
Gingerbread update will power Galaxy S with fast performance and Upgraded usability.
Faster Performance [...]
Android 3.0 code-named Honeycomb is not optimized for smartphones. A Google spokesperson (Andrew Kovacs) told PC Mag that, its features will arrive on phones over time.
The version of Honeycomb we’ve shown is optimized for tablet form factors.
All of the UI changes are the future of Android. Yesterday’s event focused on tablet form factors, which is where you’ll first see Honeycomb.
It is so clear that honeycomb is not coming for Samsung Galaxy S. But some of its [...]
Samsung failed to roll out even Gingerbread in time. The frustration from users continues who are forced to stick with froyo now. Geeks have no patience, they ported Nexus S gingerbread to I9000!.
By the end of April (final release), a very interesting theme for Samsung Galaxy S was released in XDA-forum. It changes the overall UI of Galaxy S, making it similar to honeycomb OS. More information is available at XDA.
Speed up and boost performance of Galaxy S
Isn’t it so frustrating to see your smartphone struggling to execute the softwares that are simplest of its kind ? I used to take lectures for hours, without any break, why Galaxy S is the best and reasons why other phones sucks. It all ends when someone curiously dives in, trying to open gallery, phone book and 2 more apps and says “dude.. your phone is not responding”. And obviously it is so embarrassing when it comes to [...]