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The HTC One X Lands At RadioShack And CTIA Wireless

Today is an exciting day at RadioShack – the HTC One X for AT&T is now available at your local RadioShack! This smartphone packs a dual-core Snapdragon S4 processor that most reviewers have said is the fastest and most battery efficient processor on the block. It’s also running the latest version of Android, v4.0 (also […] Read more

Android Apps I Can’t Live Without

We do a monthly ‘top apps’ blog post here on The Shack Blog, but I wanted to go a bit more personal and share a list of the apps that I personally can’t live without on my Android-powered smartphone. I’ve been using Android for a few years now, on several different handsets, and these are […] Read more

Five Apps to Swing into Spring

The arrival of spring means it’s time to come out of hibernation, leave our caves of wintry solitude and greet the world as it comes back to life after a long winter. Thankfully, there are tons of apps for outdoor adventuring, doing your spring cleaning and grilling the best burger in town. Here are a […] Read more

SXSW 2012 Day Three Recap

SXSW has been quite the whirlwind of change this year, and Sunday was no different. The day started out kind of messy, with a bit of cold drizzle in the morning as I rushed off to several sessions about how brands like RadioShack are using social media, why it’s important to have an authentic voice, […] Read more

RadioShack Makes The Holidays So Right With FREE Phones

To start the holidays off right, this Sunday, November 20th, through Wednesday, November 23rd, RadioShack has over 20 different phones from Verizon Wireless, AT&T, and Sprint, all available for FREE with upgraded or new 2-year contract. With so many awesome phones available for FREE, it can be downright impossible to pick just the best one. […] Read more

Can the Kindle Fire KO the iPad 2?

Muhammad Ali upset George Foreman in the Rumble in the Jungle. Buster Douglas upset Mike Tyson. Rocky went the distance with, and later defeated, Apollo Creed. Can the underdog Amazon Kindle Fire deliver a knockout punch to the reigning champ, Apple’s iPad 2? The iPad has the size, the specs and the crowd on its […] Read more

Samsung Galaxy S II For AT&T and Sprint

Having been in and around the mobile industry for years, I can get pretty passionate about smartphones. One of the hottest new smartphones to arrive in RadioShack stores is the Samsung Galaxy S II. This super-slim phone has an awesome Super AMOLED Plus display and is available on Sprint as the Epic 4G Touch, and […] Read more

Big Android BBQ 2011 Recap

Paige and I had the opportunity to attend the 2nd Annual Big Android BBQ last weekend in Austin, TX. The Big Android BBQ is the largest independent gathering of Android enthusiasts in the U.S., and there were nearly one thousand people there this weekend! There was a healthy mix of developers, modders, and people who […] Read more