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Google is turning more of its best iPhone apps into iOS 14 widgets

November 19th, 2020

Google is releasing new iOS widgets for Gmail, Drive, Fit, Calendar, and Chrome. Google says that the Gmail, Drive, and Fit apps will be available in the coming days, while the Calendar and Chrome widgets are still weeks away. You can try the Chrome widget right now if you have the Chrome Beta app installed. …

Jailbroken iOS 5 gets third-party widgets

June 13th, 2011

Apple introduced iOS 5 and its new widget system just last week during WWDC, and a day later it was jailbroken. Now, Cydia developers have taken iOS 5 a step further by providing new third-party applications that allow users to tweak the Notification Center with new widgets. iOS 5 currently only offers widgets for viewing …

Live from Apple’s WWDC 2011 keynote with Steve Jobs!

June 6th, 2011

Welcome one and all to BGR’s live coverage of Apple’s WWDC 2011 keynote! Apple CEO Steve Jobs is on hand to unveil the latest Apple has to offer, and we’re expecting a huge event despite the fact that Apple is not expected to reveal a new iPhone model at the show this year. Instead, Apple …

Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 to ship with Android 3.1 Honeycomb

May 24th, 2011

Samsung’s Galaxy Tab 10.1 tablet, originally announced with Android 3.0 (Honeycomb) on board, will now ship with the updated Android 3.1 operating system. Samsung has updated its Galaxy Tab 10.1 product page to reflect the update, and a representative for Samsung Mobile confirmed in a comment on the firm’s official Facebook page that “the original …

Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 pre-orders start at $499.99

May 18th, 2011

Samsung’s Galaxy Tab 10.1 Android Honeycomb tablet is now available for pre-order from J&R. The 16GB tablet is priced at $499.99 while the 32GB version will set you back an additional $100. Here’s a quick rundown of its specs: it offers a 10.1-inch display with a 1280 x 800 resolution, a 1GHz dual-core NVIDIA Tegra …

Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 review

May 13th, 2011

The BGR team picked up the new and improved Samsung’s Galaxy Tab 10.1 from Google’s I/O conference earlier this week, and I have been using it non-stop for the past few days. There’s a lot to discuss here: the Galaxy Tab 10.1 is the third Android Honeycomb-powered tablet launched by a major OEM in the …

Sprint Novatel 3G/4G MiFi paws-on!

April 7th, 2011

Sprint was nice enough to shoot us over its brand new Sprint Novatel 3G/4G MiFi, and while we saw it at CES, there’s just nothing like getting one in your hands (or paws) and taking it for a spin. We’re huge fans of Novatel Wireless, and we definitely prefer its MiFi products to USB data sticks or …

The iPhone is the worst…

October 22nd, 2010

In my line of work, cell phones come and go faster than mixed drinks on MTV’s Jersey Shore. They’re here, they’re gone and most of the time they’re quickly forgotten. I can’t even recall all of the mobile devices I’ve handled in the past month, let alone the past year. And though hundreds of handsets …

Google Voice widgets for Android made official

September 9th, 2010

A few weeks back, we told you about Google Voice widgets for Android that were extracted from a leaked T-Mobile G2 ROM. Today, Google has made the widgets official. In a blog post, Google writes: “Mobile is all about getting super fast access to what you’re looking for and Google Voice is no exception. So, today …