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The HTC Thunderbolt was supposed to ship with a new and improved version of Skype that would allow users to video chat from their mobile device. Unfortunately, it didn’t happen and it left many users extremely disappointed.
For those still waiting for this capability on their Thunderbolt, look no further…a leaked version of the Skype for Android app can be found online. You can download the file from a mirror here: http://www.megaupload.com/?d=TMRGC8TI (via Business Insider)
A new thread at XDA contains a leaked Thunderbolt ROM that is believed to be the upcoming Verizon OTA update. XDA member jcase stated “this is a full RUU, and is likely the first OTA update.”
The ROM contains a new radio that dramatically improves the GPA, 3G / 4G transitioning, battery fix, and quiet video issues.
The update will wipe your phone, so be sure to back up all your data before flashing.
Be sure to check out the thread at XDA [...]
Rumors are starting to surface around the web that the HTC Thunderbolt will receive an OTA update soon. In a recent response to a user support inquiry, an HTC rep stated that an OTA update to Gingerbread was coming in Q2 2011.
This information, along with a laundry list of Android 2.3 features were also mentioned in her response. Although an exact date hasn’t been confirmed it’s always nice when the information is generated by an HTC rep.
Read the full email [...]
At Verizon‘s press conference yesterday, they announced 10 upcoming devices built for their 4G LTE network. The list of devices included smartphones, laptops, hotspots, and tablets. Here is a list of all the new devices:
Samsung Smartphone (no name)
Motorola Xoom tablet
Samsung Galaxy Tab
Novatel MiFi hotspot
Samsung 4G LTE hotspot
HP Pavilion dm1-3010nr
Read more from the official press release below. (via Verizon)
LAS VEGAS, NV and BASKING RIDGE, NJ — The operator of the fastest, most advanced [...]