Android 1.1 SDK Released

Effective immediately, developers have been given access to the Android 1.1 SDK. According to the official Android Developers Blog, this recent release see few “minor, but useful” changes. There are a few API’s changes available for development including: Adds annotations for ...

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Archos Bringing Android to Internet Media Tablet

Archos has announced a 500GB, ultra-thin media tablet that will run Android for release later this year. Promising PC-like performance, the 10mm thin tablet will also support Adobe Flash on a high-res 5″ screen. According to Pocket-Lint, the device will have all of the same features as an ...

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You Tell Us: How Many Android Devices in 2009?

Next week is poised to be Android’s big breakout with Mobile World Congress set to kick off in Barcelona.  A few companies have already committed to showing their first Android devices, while a few others are rumored to be launching multiple handsets throughout the year.  This brings us ...

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AG Twitter Weekly Updates for 2009-02-08

Is Google’s ‘Anything Goes’ Policy Hurting the Android Market Reputation? http://tinyurl.com/bq3u2s # SlingMedia’s Android Plans http://tinyurl.com/al6zb2 # AG Twitter Weekly Updates for 2009-02-01 http://tinyurl.com/dmacnk # http://tinyurl.com/byvszb Samsung said to announce their ...

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Resource Roundup: Planet Android

Today marks the first in a series of posts on various Android development resources that you may want to keep in mind as you start in on The Next Great Android Killer App. First up: Planet Android.

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Google Turns G1 into a Kindle of Sorts

The official Google Mobile blog announced yesterday that Android handsets now have the capability of pulling up over 1.5 million books through a mobile version of the Google Book Search.  This is the same Google Book search that has been around for years, but now the results are optimized for ...

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X-Ray App for Android Devices

The guys at Stimulus have propped up an exciting app called XRay which displays an XRay image on the phone when it is placed over the Microsoft Surface. Presently their app is iPhone compatible, but according to the post on their labs, the app is also said to work on Android and Windows based ...

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App Review: Useful Switchers

Useful is an understatement. Packed with shortcuts to common phone and network settings, this app is right at home on the desktop screen. Each release builds upon the last.

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Want the RC33 Update Now? Go Ahead and Grab It!

Thanks to the guys over at xda-developers, G1 owners now have the ability to go download the latest version of Android.  Our tip came courtesy of Hetal Patel, who’s apparently the one who figured out how to grab it manually. As of the writing of this post, there are 4 links to download ...

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OHA Member Broadcom Brings ‘Combo Chips’ to Android (PRESS RELEASE)

Broadcom Becomes First to Enable the Android Mobile Platform to Support Wireless Connectivity ‘Combo Chips’ Access to Broadcom’s BCM4325 Drivers Enables the Android Ecosystem to Support the Most Advanced Wireless Connectivity Solutions IRVINE, Calif., Feb. 5 ...

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RC33 (Android v1.1) Update Starts Arriving

Today marks the day that T-Mobile starts rolling out the latest round of updates to the G1.  While everyone is anxiously anticipating Cupcake to arrive, we’re merely getting a few crumbs for now.  Looking through some of the bullet points on the official T-Mobile forum, some of them are ...

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Anvita Health Unveils Anvita Mobile Viewer For Google Health (PRESS RELEASE)

Innovative New Android-based Application Makes Personal Health Data Accessible for Google Health Users Any Time, Anywhere PALM SPRINGS, CA, Feb. 3, 2008 – Personal health records (PHRs) on Googleâ„¢ Health are going mobile with today’s introduction of the Anvitaâ„¢ Mobile Viewer for ...

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Google Latitude Shows, Shares Location

Google might have recently killed off a few projects these last couple of weeks, but they’re still unveiling new ones all the time. Today sees the announcement of Latitude, the location broadcasting service that combines Google Maps with GPS and cell phone triangulation. Want to know ...

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Book Review: T-Mobile G1 for Dummies

Everyone knows the Dummies books. They’ve been around for years now and chances are good you’ve paged through one at least once. I was fortunate enough to get a copy of T-Mobile G1 for Dummies last week for review. I have to admit that I was a little skeptical as to what I might ...

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App Review: SMS Popup

SMS Popup is one of those quiet, under-rated apps that doesn’t get the recognition it deserves. We’ve yet to see it show up on those “must have” lists that other sites and magazines put together and we can’t figure out why. It’s loaded with features that enhance your messaging ...

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