Android Around the World: Bouygues Telecom Starts Selling Samsung Galaxy

The Samsung i7500 Galaxy handset has gone on sale in France.  Available on a 2-year contract via Bouygues Telecom, the phone is selling for €139 which comes out to about $195 US dollars.  This puts it in the same ballpark as the previous Android handsets we’ve seen. This marks the ...

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ADC2: Some Random Suggestions

ADC2 is right around the corner. Here are some tips for your contest entry, in today's episode of Building 'Droids!

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Former Googler Puts New Twist on Mobile Search with Aloqa

The former head of Google Product Marketing thinks mobile search isn’t effective enough so he decided to take the CEO position of a startup called Aloqa.  The company has announced their Android app today and will be demonstrating it at MobileBeat. 

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Android 2.0 Due Late Summer? [UPDATE]

UPDATE: Skip to bottom to see the latest on this subject. While everyone is just getting used to Cupcake (Android 1.5), the team behind The Weather Channel app is already working with the Android 2.0 SDK. In today’s Q&A interview with Traci of The Weather Channel, I learned that the ...

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Introducing the Android Network Awards!

If you tuned into last night’s AndroidGuys podcast, you were among the first to learn of today’s big announcement.  All of your favorite Android sites are coming together as one in an effort to launch the Android Network Awards.  It’s our way of bringing attention to all the ...

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Google Voice App Arrives in Android Market

The highly anticipated Google Voice app has arrived in the Android Market.  While there are other apps you can get to integrate your Google Voice account with your handset, there has yet to be the official Google release.  Until today that is. If you have a Google Voice phone number, we ...

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Patently Suspect

When it comes to patents, you've got questions. That's understandable. However, there are places to discuss patents and places not to discuss patents...and the Android Google Groups are places not to discuss patents.

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First Look at Visual VoiceMail for myTouch 3G [VIDEO]

There’s been some recent rumblings about visual voicemail coming to the myTouch 3G (and hopefully G1) next month around launch time.  If curious to see what that app might look like, check out the three videos below.  The fine folks at TmoNews have gotten their hands on some ...

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Higher Res Pics of Sony Ericsson Rachael in Black

Ok, so maybe white phones aren’t really your thing. Perhaps you prefer the typical chrome or black look to your phones. Chances are then, that the white leaked Rachael handset pictures were nice, but left you wanting more. Maybe you’ll like the following photos… GSM Arena has ...

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Phone Menus To Get Less Frustrating Thanks to Fonolo’s “Deep Dialing”

Fonolo is doing their part to make it easier and less aggravating to call large companies.  A major update will officially announced tomorrow, unveiling a new hosted offering aimed at companies looking to improve their customer experience and reduce call center costs.  The service, known as ...

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Robot Comics Updates “Droid Comic Viewer”

Robot Comics,  a company who produces and publishes comics recently released an updated version of their Droid Comic Viewer.  Also known as ACV, it’s a free lightweight comic, manga and image viewer built for Android-based devices like the G1 and myTouch 3G.

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AndroidTapp Review Recap

Here at AndroidGuys, we try hard to bring you the software reviews and announcements that we think are the most relevant. Even with all of the press releases and early looks we offer, there are plenty of app reviews that simply slip through the cracks. Thankfully, we have sites like AndroidTapp ...

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Donut, Eclair, and Flan – Rubin Talks Future of Android

Andy Rubin, or, The Man, as we like to call him around here, was speaking at a T-Mobile and Google media event earlier today where the Google VP of engineering was talking about the future of Android and where the focus will be.  The future beyond Cupcake that is Donut, Eclair, and Flan.  ...

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Voolkan Job Search Helps Android Users Find New Careers

Android owners in the market for a part time job or new career might want to check out Voolkan Job Search.  Just released, the allows users to find and apply to thousands of local job listings right from the phone.

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Mobilizy Announces WIKITUDE.me and Developer API

One of original winning apps of the initial Android Developers Challenge, Wikitude is rightfully the first name we think of when it comes to Augmented Reality.  The team behind the app, Mobilizy GmbH, recently announced enhancements to their award winning mobile AR platform with a focus on end ...

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