Rhapsody to Hit Android by End of the Year

Shortly after releasing the Rhapsody app to iTunes, RealNetworks has announced via the company blog (and a teaser photo) that a Rhapsody app will be available on the Android Market “before the end of the year.” For those who do not know,  

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Treasure Trove of Android 2.0 Screens and Features

We were expecting something like this any day now from Boy Genius Report.  They’ve been teasing us with pictures and video these last few days so we were just waiting for the flood.  Today sees them leaking 32 screen grabs from Android 2.0 along with a whole host of features and ...

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Acer Liquid A1 Is Has Beauty on the Inside Too [VIDEO]

We were hoping that the sexiness and appeal of the Acer Liquid A1 was not just skin deep.  Turns out, she’s got it on the inside too.  A few pictures and video are beginning to surface showing some of the menu screens and user experience from the just announced handset.  The UI is a ...

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Forceclose.com Helps Those in Need of Android Advice

Sometimes sites have a catchy name but lose out when it comes to content. Forceclose.com wins points on both fronts. Foreclose is a question and answer site dedicated exclusively to Android. The questions posted vary from the simple “How do I delete an icon from my homescreen” to ...

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Acer Liquid A1 is Stunning in Red

The lucky guys at Pocket-Lint were fortunate enough to spend some time with the newly announced Acer Liquid A1 handset.  The version they had was not your typical white, metal, or black – this one was wearing a sexy red dress.  Thankfully for you and I, they were gracious enough to take ...

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Android Beyond Java: Part Three

Want to develop for Android, but Java isn’t your thing? Learn more about alternative Android programming options in this this week’s series of posts on Building ‘Droids!

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Google’s Schmidt: “Android Adoption is About to Explode”

Yay for headlines like that. Today was Google’s Q3 earnings conference call and one of the hot topics was the growth in their mobile division.  As well all know, Android is the key ingredient to the recipe of success.   We’ll spare you the entire call and transcript and give you the ...

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Motorola “Droid” It Is [VIDEO]

You know how we know the Motorola Sholes is going to be called the “Droid” ?  Because the phone says so when you turn it on.  Behold a video of the Droid booting up – video that comes from, you guessed it, Boy Genius Report. The short :35 clip doesn’t tell us much ...

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FixIt!: Google Experience

Part of the attraction of Android is the tight link with Google and its products. Most devices are packed with applications developed by Google to help the users get the most out of their product: Gmail, Google Maps, Gtalk, and YouTube. Did Google create a perfect Google Experience or is there ...

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Motorola’s Banking on Android, 8 OPhones Due in 2010

The Cliq is coming in a matter of weeks, but Motorola has no intention of stopping there. The former king of mobile is looking for a comeback and is betting Android is the Moses that leads them back to the Promised Land.  

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Sholes Roundup

The last few days have seen a few bits of Motorola Sholes news and pics hit the internet and we felt obligated to pass them on to you in the event you hadn’t seen them yet.  We are your only source for Android news… right?  

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Acer Liquid Specs Coming Together

The announcement yesterday of Acer’s Liquid handset was big news even without a full set of specs to drool over.  Today, a more complete list of hardware goodies has found its way into the hands of our friends at Android.blog.it (translated).  They were also able to get some time with ...

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My Journey to the Dark Side

After not owning a Windows Mobile phone for about five years I decided to take advantage of a promo that I heard about on TmoNews and ordered a comp’d Touch Pro2 just for adding a new line with the text plan.  I decided to have an open mind about WinMo 6.1 and HTC’s TouchFlo ...

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Barnes & Noble’s eReader Pics and Minor Details Emerge

We still have to wait until next Tuesday for the complete set of specs and pricing but a few details have been unearthed regarding Barnes & Noble’s eReader.  The device will sport two screens – a 6 inch e-ink display on top for reading books and a separate multi-touch color LCD ...

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Dell Confirms Handset Bound for US

Michael Dell, CEO of Dell computers has confirmed that a handset is on the way for US consumers in 2010.  The latest rumors in this on-again-off-again saga is that a modified Mini 3i will arrive on AT&T in the first quarter of the new year. The Mini 3i which works on China Mobile’s ...

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