Author Archives: Cory Gunther

Cory Gunther is currently an associate editor for SlashGear and senior editor for Android Community. Based in Las Vegas, Nevada, he's responsible for all things Android on both sites, and never leaves the house without a few smartphones and a tablet. You can follow him on Twitter, or keep up with him on Google+

Android games Bard’s Tale, and Fort Courage hit the NVIDIA TegraZone

Android games Bard’s Tale, and Fort Courage hit the NVIDIA TegraZone

In the usual NVIDIA fashion today we have two awesome new games that are launching for Android on the Google Play Store and the NVIDIA TegraZone, exclusively for Tegra 3 smartphones and tablets. NVIDIA has continued to partner with developers and roll out excellent games with stunning graphics and these are no different. The popular PC game Bard's Tale is making its way to Android, then an exciting new adventure game Fort Courage is launching too. More details below.

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Amazon Kindle Fire HD review

Amazon Kindle Fire HD review

Last year Amazon entered the tablet and hardware market on an entirely different level with their Kindle Fire tablet. Now just 10 short months later we have a completely evolved product from the retail giant. Today we're taking a look at the new Kindle Fire HD 7-inch tablet. Everything you didn't like about the original (including that Playbook styling) has been improved for round two so lets take a look and see how it does.

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T-Mobile USA names John Legere as new CEO, says hello on YouTube

T-Mobile USA names John Legere as new CEO, says hello on YouTube

T-Mobile has just announced their new CEO this morning, and has formally introduced him in a nice meet and greet video that they've tossed up on YouTube. T-Mobile has had a few rough months here in the USA, but today they're looking forward with their new CEO John Legere who has over 32 years of experience in the mobile and communications world.

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What’s new in iOS 6? Here’s the changelog

What’s new in iOS 6? Here’s the changelog

This week has been all about Apple in the mobile world with their iPhone 5 and iOS 6. Today Apple finally started rolling out the update for their next generation iOS 6 mobile operating system to the masses, and I'm sure you want to know what it's all about. While we've known plenty about iOS 6 for a while, here's what to expect from today's update.

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Samsung pokes fun at Apple with latest Galaxy S III TV spot

Samsung pokes fun at Apple with latest Galaxy S III TV spot

Samsung is at it again this morning. Releasing another one of their comical and irreverent commercials showing just how awesome their Galaxy S III smartphone truly is. Calling the commercial "The Next Big Thing is Already Here," clearly aiming at the iPhone 5 and all those folks waiting in line for days on end.

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SlashGear Morning Wrap-up: September 19, 2012

SlashGear Morning Wrap-up: September 19, 2012

Its been a rather busy day already so lets jump in to everything you missed so far last night and this morning. Today everything is starting with the iPhone. Apple has just released iOS 6 and it's available now, and last night you might have missed our iPhone 5 review. There's plenty of other exciting news so lets take a peek below.

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Apple iOS 6 released

Apple iOS 6 released

Good news folks! Apple has just opened the flood gates and released the official version of iOS 6 today for the world. You diehard Apple fans have probably been running iOS 6 from the beta, or GM release a few weeks ago, but today the final version is rolling out and available right this minute for all those iDevices.

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Samsung Galaxy Note II announced for all major US carriers

Samsung Galaxy Note II announced for all major US carriers

Samsung has just announced some excellent news folks. We had a feeling this was coming but this morning Samsung's confirmed their new and impressive Galaxy Note II smartphone phablet will be arriving on all major US carriers, starting in November. The Galaxy Note II will launch nationwide on all carriers just like the smaller Galaxy S III.

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LG’s Optimus G flagship superphone heading to the US by November

LG’s Optimus G flagship superphone heading to the US by November

Yesterday the folks from LG finally officially announced and released their new flagship Android smartphone, the LG Optimus G, for the Korean market. Today however LG has confirmed this new flagship smartphone will be headed to the US by November. If you loved that quad-core processor and 13 megapixel camera then don't worry, because it's coming to a US carrier soon.

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Twentieth Century Fox inks deal to bring over 600 titles to Google Play

Twentieth Century Fox inks deal to bring over 600 titles to Google Play

Google's ecosystem of music and movies has been growing at a fast pace, but today Google announced another deal to bring over 600 movies and TV shows to the Google Play Store and YouTube. Google and 20th Century Fox have been in discussions since July and are finally bringing their content to Android.

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HTC teases Windows Phone 8 device for tomorrow’s event

HTC teases Windows Phone 8 device for tomorrow’s event

When HTC sent out invites for their event set to take place in NYC tomorrow, September 19th, they were extremely light on details and didn't reveal any sort of teaser -- save for the odd design on the bottom of the invites. Today however they've just piqued our interest with a quick photo on their Facebook page.

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iPad Mini leaks: Launch imminent?

iPad Mini leaks: Launch imminent?

Now that all the hype and leaks of the iPhone 5 have calmed down it's time to focus on the iPad Mini. Between all the accurate leaks of the iPhone 5, as well as the increasingly large amount of photos and details about the 7.8-inch iPad Mini we are feeling pretty good about the image below. What is it? Purportedly the first image of a fully functioning iPad Mini.

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