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Create Customized, Branded Android Apps with iSites

Chances are that those of you who run websites or blogs have may have considered creating a mobile optimized website.  Others may have thought to develop an Android or iPhone

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Motorola Droid Receiving OTA Update

An Over-The-Air update was released to Motorola Droid owners last night. While the update won’t allow Droid owners  to experience all the goodness that is Android 2.1 just yet, it

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Hisense Joins Android Party With HS-E90

Chinese-based Hisense is getting in on the Android action and have announced their HS-E90 handset for release later this month.  Although there are no pricing or carrier details to report

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HTC Bravo Snapped in the Wild

On paper, the HTC Bravo appears to be everything the Nexus One offers.  Although the two practically mimic each other in terms of specs, there are some subtle differences. For

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Motorola Milestone Rooted!

Well it took a while, but the Motorola Milestone has finally been rooted! Now all happy Milestone owners can enjoy loading custom ROMs on to their hot multi-touch handset. How

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IBM’s Lotus Notes on the Way to Android

IBM plans to release official Lotus Notes client for Android devices though an official timeline hasn’t been made available. The app will handle mail, calendar and contacts and will be

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SlideScreen – Home Screen Replacement

Many handset manufacturers will take Android and give it a face-lift before dropping it onto a phone. Take a look at MotoBlur or Sense UI for some of the better

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T-Mobile Rumor Roundup

We’ve got a handful of Android handset rumors to pass along that come to us courtesy of a TmoNews tipster.  The carrier shows no signs of letting up in terms

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2.0 for G1 Within Two Weeks?

The screenshot to the left is purportedly from an internal T-mobile forum, with a moderator saying that the G1 will get an update by the end of January. Take it

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The Nexus One Isn’t a Game Changer, But the First Step Towards a Change in the Game`

A few months back I wrote an article that pointed out how odd it was that we continue to refer to our handsets as phones.  I likened it to a

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Pair of Android Handsets Postponed Amidst China Dustup

Two Android-based handsets expected to be released this week have been put on ice for the time being.  Thanks to the recent cyber attacks and a cold war between Google

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LG’s InTouch Max GW620 Arrives Later Than Expected, Still Surprises T-Mobile UK

Remember the LG Etna? After getting announced back in September, we’re finally hearing which carrier(s) will be offering the handset. Initially rumored for a year-end release, the phone has picked

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Motoroi Coming Stateside in March?

Less than one day ago we reported that the new Motorola Motoroi would be headed to SK Telecom as the first Android 2.0 device in Korea.  Today, we’re learning that

App Reviews

Google Maps Navigation Reviewed by GPS Blogger

We’re huge fans of the built-in Google Maps Navigation that comes with Android 1.6 and later.  The free GPS service has come along and found itself replacing applications and services

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Manage Your Verizon FiOS Account with Android App

Those of you with Verizon FiOS accounts will be happy to learn of a new application for Android handsets. The free app offers similar functionality as the mobile website from