Verizon Reps Getting Trained on Droid Eris

A tipster just sent in a screen grab that indicates Verizon reps are currently being trained on the Droid Eris.  What we’re looking at appears to be the intro screen of a training module.  We’re still waiting to hear back as to whether hardware or pricing information was part of ...

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Sony Ericsson XPERIA X10 ‘Infinity’ Inches Closer to Real World [UPDATED - Could Be Next Week]

If the printing of brochures is any indication, the Sony Ericsson “Rachael” has moved one step closer to release.  Known as the XPERIA X10 Infinity (Skip to bottom), the will be the first Android-based offering from SE camp.  While the video doesn’t amount to much more than ...

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Android Application Tsunami Coming?

Everything that can be invented – has already been invented. – Charles Duell, Commissioner of the United States Patent Office, 1899 I have to admit that my trips to the Android Market have significantly stalled over the last few weeks after noticing a decrease in apps that I felt ...

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Verizon Building Their Own Android Army

Although we touched on this over the weekend, we wanted to circle back with more information about Verizon’s Android plans. If the reports from various mobile tech sites prove to be true, Verizon could be sitting with 4 Android handsets by the end of this year. Rumors have it that the ...

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HTC Kicks off Ad Campaign Centered Around ‘You’

For years, HTC has been the biggest handset maker that nobody had ever heard of.  Content to stand back in the shadows and defer the spotlight, the Taiwanese manufacturer has remained relatively unknown.  If someone were to ask you who made your Windows Mobile smart phone, chances were good ...

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Mobile Defense

As a general rule I traditionally avoid overused hyperbole. You know, like when a sporting event is called a “war” or when the most recent episode of “House” is called “the most intense and terrifying episode… EVER”. Yawn. I’ve always seen that ...

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Around the Androidosphere

The Android news has been coming at us pretty fast lately.  Even with the great team we have here at AndroidGuys, there are still going to be articles and items that slip through the cracks.  For this very reason, we created a meta-post called “Around the Androidosphere” which aims to ...

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Asurion Mobile AddressBook Marries Social Content with Traditional Contacts

One of the most talked about features in both BLUR and Sense is how they marry social networks together with traditional phone contacts.  Widgets are “take it or leave it” for the most part, but people are fond of the integration between twitter, Facebook, and phone numbers and ...

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T-Mobile’s Project Dark Sees the Light

After weeks of speculation and guessing, T-Mobile’s Project Dark campaign has gone live.  No longer one of the worst kept secrets in the cellular industry, new rate plans have officially started today for both individuals and families.  

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Holdin’ Out… For a Real Hero

The release of the highly anticipated and much praised HTC Hero on Sprint left me nothing but underwhelmed. After writing my post about making a decision between Sprint’s first two Android offerings (see The Great Debate), I came to the agonizing decision that I just wasn’t ready to ...

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FixIt!: Android Devices

Yes, we are all very excited with the newly announced Android devices, but let’s step back for just a minute and take a look at what is obviously missing from most of the current and upcoming devices. Here is a short list of items for manufacturers to think about:  

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Rumor: Droid is a Series; Droid Eris Coming 11/6

The phones just keep on coming. A “trusted source” tells Engadget that “Droid” is what Verizon will call its entire line of Android phones, and that the second phone in that series will be available November 6. And what handset will Droid #2 be? None other than the HTC ...

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Motorola Droid Preview & Gallery

The hottest phone on the planet right now is the Motorola Droid and nobody has had more exclusive facetime with the handset than Boy Genius Report.  Nearly every bit of information pertaining to this handset has come out of the BGR camp, including today’s “preview” review of ...

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Camera Shy Motorola Zeppelin Arrives Online

We’ve got another Motorola handset to add to the Android repertoire!  Chinese website DIGI.QQ (translated) has the first four pictures of what is being dubbed “Zeppelin” from Motorola.  Unfortunately, the phone seems a bit camera shy as it never rolls over on its back to ...

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Samsung Spica Announced For Russia

Samsung has officially announced (Russian) the Galaxy’s sibling handset, the Spica.  Previously known as the i5700 and Galaxy Lite, the phone has been presumed to be the little brother to the Galaxy.  It’s not know which carrier will pick up the Spica but the cost is said to be 14 ...

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