Zeta TYPE Looking for Virtual Keyboard Testers

Anyone interested in doing a little testing for a new virtual keyboard designed to run on Android?  Zeta Type is looking for alpha and beta testers willing to help shape their upcoming release.  As of right now, there are 50 spots open for those of you who pre-register.  Not only do you get ...

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First Images of Sony Ericsson X3 (Rachael) in the Wild

The first few pictures of the upcoming Sony Ericsson X3 handset have landed online.  Thanks to Engadget, we’re getting a glimpse of the much lusted after handset that will sport a 4″ screen and 1GHz processor.  Just like with all leaked photos, they have a certain degree of blur ...

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App Review: K’UMPA

K’UMPA is a good “waiting” game. By that, I mean it is a great play when you are waiting for anything like a doctor’s appointment, an airplane, etc.  My 16-year old son and I both downloaded this to both a G1 and an mT3G to try it out.  While we found the game to be... ...

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Ustream vs. Qik: A Video Webcasting Smackdown

When Ustream‘s video webcasting app hit the market on Friday, my first thought was, “I wonder how it compares to Qik?” Once the rough edges are polished off, Ustream’s app will beat Qik’s in some areas, but Qik has the leg up in others. Both apps do a good job ...

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Cyanogen’s ROM Now Features Improved Android Market

If you’re at all involved in Android, chances are pretty good you’ve heard of Cyanogen’s ROM.  If you’ve got a rooted handset, it’s almost guaranteed that you’ve come across the ROM at some point.  It has emerged as the premier ROM for Android handsets, ...

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Confessions of an AndroidGuy

Hi, my name is Sam and I am an AndroidGuy. As reported last week, I received a shiny, black HTC myTouch 3G yesterday in the mail and it already has Cyanogen’s 4.0.1. I started with 4.0.4 but for some reason the phone would not fully start so after many, many reboots later I decided to... ...

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Yet Another Pair of HTC Phones Coming This Year?

Two more code-named Android handsets have emerged this week, both of which are rumored for Verizon.  Digitimes is reporting that an HTC Passion is coming in the 4th quarter.  

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Ustream’s Mobile Streaming App Lands on Android

One of the major competitors to Qik, Ustream, has made dropped their Android app on us.  Available by the time you read this, the app allows users to broadcast video and host chat from their handset.  According to TechCrunch, Ustream is said to handle the issue of latency better than ...

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And the Winner Is…

We’re happy to announce our winner for the myTouch 3G giveaway!  Thanks to all of you who entered – we literally had thousands of people submit their name!  As mentioned, there is one Grand Prize award and 10 runner up spots who will end up with a free copy of NitroDesk’s ...

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40 Android Business Models, Part Five

People worry about making money from selling Android apps to individuals. There are other ways of making money off of Android. Learn about 40 Android business models in this fourth part of a five-part series of posts in Building 'Droids!

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App Review: BlueRSS

If, like me, you regularly use RRS feeds to keep up to date with new web content, it is important that you can access the content quickly and easily on your phone. There are a few apps available that allow you to do this and one of them is BlueRSS by Blue Gorilla Team.  

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Detailed Look at Motorola Cliq

The fine folks at T3 are among the first to really get their hands on the upcoming Motorola CLIQ/DEXT handset.  They’re big fans of the MOTOBLUR interface and the widgets that come with it.  They do compare it to HTC Sense but not in great detail.  

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App Review: Thinking Space

One of the best productivity tools now on Android Market, Thinking space. Allow you to create and work with your mind maps in very efficient way.

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40 Android Business Models, Part Four

People worry about making money from selling Android apps to individuals. There are other ways of making money off of Android. Learn about 40 Android business models in this fourth part of a five-part series of posts in Building 'Droids!

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Screebl – Inteligent Power Management System

Battery life is one of the major weaknesses of the G1.  For me, it’s really frustrating to go to a conference and haveto turn off  the phone just to save enough energy to call a taxi or friend when I arrive or depart.   Nothing can be more aggravating than running out of battery ...

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