Freddy Cloud

Frederick (“Freddy”) Cloud has had a passion for all things electronic since he “accidently” caused the class Commodore PET to malfunction in 8th grade. “I swear. I didn’t do it on purpose” He was quoted as saying to a very unhappy computer teacher... Read his full bio

Category Archives: Mobile

The many faces of Android

The many faces of Android

Ever wonder why you can walk into a random little mom and pop store and buy a tablet made by some company you never heard of that runs “Android” for like $49.99 (OK, maybe $79.99)? Too good to be true? Well, usually yeah, it is. But it’s there. It exists. How can this be? OrContinue Reading

LG’s New G2 … all business up front, party in the back

LG’s New G2 … all business up front, party in the back

Let’s face it … unless you know exactly which one you want, walking into your friendly neighborhood cellular joint and picking an Android phone isn’t a simple task. Sony, Samsung, HTC, Motorola … almost everyone is making a phone that has Android as its base operating system with their “spit and polish” on the top.Continue Reading

Motorola’s “X” Factor

Motorola’s “X” Factor

On August 1st, Motorola announced its new flagship smartphone, the Motorola X.   Here’s a brief summary of the specs for the phone. I’ll tell you why this is relevant after you read (or skip) them: Android 4.2.2 1.7 GHz Processor (with Motorola’s X8 System) 4.7 inch AMOLED screen, at 1280×720 resolution 2GB Ram 10Continue Reading

HTC Facebook Phone Now Available on AT&T

HTC Facebook Phone Now Available on AT&T

OMG!!!! A FACEBOOK PHONE!!!! Uhmmm … Imma needs you to hold on just a second, m’kay? Mark Zuckerberg & Co. recently announced Facebook Home. What’s Facebook Home, you ask? Well, for those of you running Android it’s a replacement for your home screen and launcher. Facebook Home launched on April 12. In order to use it youContinue Reading