Accessory Review: Jabra BT3010

Bluetooth headsets tend to come in three varieties.  Budget, mid-level, and deluxe or “high end”.  The Jabra BT3010 sits firmly in the budget category.  As the successor to the Jabra BT160 the 3010 brings back the interchangeable face plates.  Once again there are 33 to choose ...

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Unconfirmed: HTC Sense Coming to Existing Android Devices

There is little doubt as to what it is in the HTC Hero that has people drooling.  It’s the HTC flavored “Sense” UI built on top of Android 1.5 that gets most of the “Oooohs” and “Ahhhhs”, not the form factor. While the handset is slimmer than the G1, ...

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HTC Hero in Video

Below are two videos that show off the just announced HTC Hero.  The first is a 5 minute clip which gives you the run through of some of it’s main features, showing off widgets and customization.  Set to some really cool music, viewers can really get a ‘sense’ for what Sense ...

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HTC Announces Hero with Flash Support, 3.5mm Headphone Jack

HTC just announced their next Android-based handset in London a few moments ago. Called ‘Hero’, it doesn’t use your run-of-the-mill Android OS. Like they do with Touch Flo on Windows Mobile, HTC has sprinkled their own flavor on it. Although the device is not listed on HTC.com ...

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HTC Hero Makes an Appearance on HTC’s Website

If you didn’t already know, HTC is hosting a press event in London today.  However, before the event, HTC accidentally launched the webpage for the HTC Hero and spilled some of the beans a bit early.   Rosie is now called Sense and looks a lot more like HTC’s touchFLO 3D software on their ...

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Video Streaming App Hits Market a Tad Qik-er Than Expected

Somehow an early Alpha version of live video streaming app Qik made its way to Android is today.  We say “somehow” because it comes a few days earlier than the company was shooting for. The story, according to MobileCrunch, goes like this: One of the people who were testing Qik out ...

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PlayPhone Launches Android App

New Application Revolutionizes How SmartPhone Consumers Interact With Mobile Entertainment From the Leader in the Direct-to-Consumer Marketplace SAN JOSE, CA–(Marketwire – June 23, 2009) - PlayPhone, Inc. (www.playphone.com), the global leader in branded mobile entertainment, today ...

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Flash Player 10 Coming to Android in October

Adobe’s Flash Player 10 is coming to Android, officially.  No more speculation or hoping… we are a ‘go’ for launch. During a recent earnings call for Adobe, President and CEO Shantanu Naraye announced that Flash Mobile 10 will arriving in beta form this October.  The ...

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You’ve Got Questions. That’s Understandable.

Android developers, particularly newcomers to the platform, often have a difficult time getting assistance with their questions. Learn about where and how to ask your questions in today's episode of Building 'Droids!

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It’s Official, myTouch 3G Due in August

One of the worst kept secrets in recent mobile history has been finally unveiled in official form.  The heir to the G1 is going to be called the myTouch 3G and it will be available in early August.  Available in black, white or merlot, the handset will be $200 with a 2-year agreement.   

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Obligatory myTouch 3G in the Wild Shots [UPDATED]

SKIP TO THE END TO SEE THE NEW, LARGER IMAGES. The folks over at TmoToday have the first images we’ve come across of the finished design for the soon to be released myTouch 3G.  Although it’s essentially an HTC Magic, it’s our first look at T-Mobile’s branding of the ...

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Pre-Sale Date Set for T-Mobile myTouch 3G

The HTC Magic (the world’s second Android phone) has been on the market for a few months now in Europe and just recently went on sale in Canada.  We have all known for a long time that T-Mobile U.S.A. would be launching the device some time this summer, but it seems as though we have... ...

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Motorola Morrison Arrives in Higher Resolution Pic

A larger image of the Motorola  Morrison has made its way online.  It looks exactly like the thumbnail from just under a month ago, yet somehow we were surprised when we saw this picture.  What’s the target demographics for the phone – Sidekick users?  Will this be marketed to ...

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Flickr Adds Nearby Feature to Mobile Web Client for Android

Flickr has announced a rather cool update to their mobile web client.  The Mobile Nearby page ties your web browser and GPS together to determine where exactly it is you are in the world and then presents you with photos that have been take in that same general area.  Rather than showing ...

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Android Around the World: Geodesic Releases Mundu IM

India-based Geodesic Limited has announced the launch of universal chat client Mundu IM. Supporting AIM, Yahoo, MSN, Google Talk, ICQ and Jabber within a single app, it’s similar to what we have here in the US with Meebo, Pixelpipe and Fring.  

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