Category Archives: 2.3

Motorola Milestone™3

MOTOROLA Milestone™ 3 gives you a full QWERTY experience with no compromises. The dual-core 1GHz processor lets you navigate, surf and play with power, all on a generous 4” qHD display. Video chat with friends and family using the front-facing camera or capture those special moments in your life with 1080p video capture. Plus, you can send messages faster than ever on the full QWERTY with a dedicated number row that makes typing a breeze.

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Motorola Defy XT™ [ANDROID]

The MOTOROLA DEFY™ XT is ready for whatever life throws your way! It’s dustproof and water-resistant, with a Corning® Gorilla® Glass display that resists scuffs and scratches. A 3.7-inch capacitive touch display and a high capacity battery makes it perfect for watching videos, viewing pictures, music listening or using apps via Google Play. Capture pictures and video on its front and rear facing camera. Get the smartphone that defies all expectations with the Motorola Defy XT.

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VIDEO: PUTTING THE BATTERY DOOR ON

Netflix App Update [Android]

Netflix member?  The android application just got an update for phones… and it’s sweet.

Better graphic layout and more functions.  A single tap on a title brings up info…. A double tap starts the video.  Plus, browse by category by clicking the menu button on the top left corner.

Samsung Galaxy™ S II

Now Available at Illinois Valley Cellular:

No matter how fast your world moves, the Samsung Galaxy S™ II keeps up with it. Get blazing quick downloads, browse shopping sites at warp speed, download movies and listen to music, all while playing a game on a brilliant 4.5” Super AMOLED™ Plus display with an extraordinarily powerful dual-core processor. With the fully loaded, ultra-thin lightweight design of the Samsung Galaxy S II you’ll stand out in any crowd.

AVAILABLE COLORS:  BLACK / WHITE

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LG Optimus™ Plus

Now Available from IV Cellular

LG Optimus Plus™ is form and function at its finest. This sleek smartphone comes preloaded with plenty of useful and fun Google™ and Android apps. With a 3.5” capacitive touch screen and up to 7 customizable home screens, your favorite games, info, and friends are always readily accessible. Stay quickly and conveniently connected — wherever you go.

 

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3 New Androids at IVC: SII, One V & Optimus Plus

Take advantage of Sizzling Summer deals… Get the kids back in school with new phones… Or, hey… treat yourself!

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Try the Samsung Galaxy S II with blazing quick downloads, browse shopping sites at warp speed, download movies and listen to music, all while playing a game on a brilliant 4.3” Super AMOLED™ Plus display with an extraordinarily powerful dual-core processor, in stunning white or black.

Or, the Ice Cream Sandwich powered HTC One V packs an impressive list of features including a best-in-class camera that captures every moment (even in low light) with crisp, vivid, beautiful photos. Plus, with Beats Audio™ you hear authentic, deep sound with true, finely-tuned details.

And, the LG Optimus Plus, running Android 2.3 Gingerbread, with a 3.5” capacitive touch screen and up to 7 customizable home screens, your favorite games, info, and friends are always readily accessible.

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HTC Merge Update to 2.3 Gingerbread

Great news Mergers we will be releasing the new Android 2.3 Gingerbread update in the next couple of days. To update to the new software press menu go to settings, about phone, and software update. What’s different about this update? Take a look

On the home screen in the bottom corners instead of the arrow on the bottom left side there are blocks. On the bottom right of the screen instead of the add icon there is a personalize icon.

When on the home screen and the menu button on the bottom of the device is pressed there is a new menu bar with more features.

In the Menu screen at the bottom there are two other icons, Frequent and Downloaded

On the bottom of the menu when the star is pressed the most frequent applications used are brought up

On the bottom of the menu when the down arrow is selected that will show the downloaded applications

In the Menu screen instead of a smooth scrolling through the apps, the apps are scrolled through in blocks.

There are 2 different way s to access this screen. From the Home Screen if Personalize is selected in the bottom right corner this screen will come up. The second way is to add a widget and this screen will also pop up. This is a whole new way to personalize the home screen and to add widgets.

In the notification bar there are two different tabs instead of one

In the notification bar the Quick Settings allows fast access to some of the most frequent settings

When the power button is held down there is a new feature called restart that closes all apps and resets the phone.

There’s the breakdown of some of the noticeable Gingerbread 2.3 updates. Consider it an early Christmas present from your friends at Illinois Valley Cellular.

Android Users: Make Sure Your Contacts are on Google

Motorola’s recent release of a software update for the Motorola Milestone X may cause issues if you are not syncing your contacts to Google.  Like, you could lose all of your contacts…

All Android useres should make sure your contacts are stored on google, if you lose your phone, you have to replace your phone… you’re not hand typing in all of your contacts.

Here’s a step by step guide on the Motorola Milestone X update.

Here’s a post about making sure your contacts are on google on the Samsung Showcase i500.

Watch Jon show you how to back up your contacts on the Motorola Milestone X.

MotoX Users: BACK UP CONTACTS B4 Update!

ATTENTION MILESTONE X CUSTOMERS!!!

There is a new software release 2.3 update for the Motorola Milestone X.  If you see that there is an update available, please do the following to make sure that you are able to keep all of your contacts.

Syncing your Google contacts
-Go to settings
-Select accounts
Select your Google account
-Make sure CONTACTS is checked (You should see a syncing process next to the check box)

Exporting your contacts to your SD Card
-Go to your contacts
-Press the Menu Button
-Press on Import/Export
-Press on Export contacts to: SD CARD

To update your phone
-Go to settings
-Press on About Phone
-Press on System Updates

To import your contacts (IF NEEDED)
-Go to contacts
-Press the menu button
-Press on Import/Export
-Press on Import contacts from: SD Card

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Motorola Milestone X Android 2.3 Gingerbread Update

X peeps….  Your Gingerbread has arrived!!

GO TO:  Phone Settings–>about phone–>check for update

Motorola Milestone XTM Android 2.3 Update Overview

This Android 2.3 update includes the following items:

  • Improved Battery Life: This update more efficiently manages the way your device uses resources while you enjoy your favorite apps, increasing battery life.
  • Downloads Management: A new downloads application provides easy access to view, re-open, delete, and manage files downloaded in browser, Gmail, or email.
  • Improvements for: Calendar, camera, contacts and security

No cookies here but we have released the new 2.3 Gingerbread update for the Motorola Milestone X. Take a gander

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