Handcent SMS

Co-written by Kara Monroe Handcent SMS is a free sms application available on the Android market. It’s ad supported and offers support for both SMS & MMS.  Handcent doesn’t apply any extra charges for using it, but your normal SMS and MMS charges will apply.

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Awww, It’s So Cute! Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 Mini Makes Commercial Debut

Let’s start with this…We have no idea if or when we’ll ever see the Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 in the United States.  It’s elder sibling has become the butt of many Android-related jokes and likely would have a tough time competing in the crowded market.  All of that is ...

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T-Mobile’s Project Emerald: Here’s What We’ve Heard

If you are plugged into the Android universe at all, you have probably read about a little rumor originating over at TmoNews about a T-Mobile initiative called Project Emerald.  These last few days have seen tons of conjecture and guesswork as to what it’s all about.  After a few ...

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EVO 4G FAQs

We’re starting to see a significant number of emails and questions coming our way about the latest Sprint handset.  Rather than trying to answer them all over and over again, we thought we’d put together a quick list of FAQs to help you out.  We may be adding to the list as time ...

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Google Senior Product Manager Heads for Facebook

Senior Product Manager (Android), Erick Tseng, has left Google behind as he heads off to a company you may have heard of – Facebook. While neither company has come out to say anything official, it’s widely assumed that he’ll be working on their Android application. The news ...

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Droid Sequel Gets Wi-Fi Certification?

Could the Droid family be getting bigger?  Maybe.  Earlier today a new Motorola handset got Wi-Fi certification with the model number A955.  Sound familiar?  Those familiar with Droids and Milestones may recognize this as those phones have model numbers of A855 and A853.   In addition to this, ...

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MyAssist Puts a Personal Concierge in your Android Powered Pocket

According to a press release at marketwire.com, My Assist is releasing an Android app to interface with the personal concierge services offered at their site.  If you have ever wanted a personal consultant before, this is the app for you!

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This Just In: HTC EVO 4G Due June 4 for $199.99

Dan Hesse and the Sprint gang just announced the price of the next super phone, the EVO 4G.  Due on June 4th, the HTC beauty will retail for $199.99  and a 2-year service agreement.  Oh, and there’s that little $100 mail-in rebate to deal with as well. Like many had hoped, the 4G WiFi ...

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App Review: Mark’s Daily Apple

Over at Mark’s Daily Apple, a health and fitness related site,  in their “Weekend Link Love”  they reported there was an Android app for their site. Developed by MotherApp, it looks to be a simple way to get all the major news off the site in an easy to navigate application. ...

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HTC Returns Fire, Sues Apple for Patent Infringement

HTC Corporation has gone on the offensive today and is taking legal action against Apple. Today found the handset maker filing a complaint with the International Trade Commission (ITC) in an effort to halt iPhone, iPad and iPod imports into the US.

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Are Google and Verizon Cooking up an iPad Killer?

Of course they are.  That is, they would be if they were smart.  In speaking with the Wall Street Journal, Verizon Wireless chief executive Lowell McAdam indicated the carrier could be working on a tablet computer running Google’s Android platform.

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Double Agent Puts Parents at Ease

According to Steve Jobs, pornography is a serious issue that plagues Android users.  We’re sure many parents have stayed up all night worrying about what their children are seeing and doing with their phones.  Double Agent understands these fears and is here to help parents sleep easier. 

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Google Maps 4.2 Adds Biking, Navigation Features

Google updated their Maps application for Android handset yesterday and it added yet another handful of nifty features. If you are one of those people who couldn’t wait for the weather to break so you could get your bicycle out, you’ll want to check out their new biking layer.

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Xperia 10 Mini Passes FCC

Several sites are reporting today that the Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 Mini has passed through the FCC approval process, bringing the next handset in the Xperia family closer to a release date.  It is rumored that Rogers and Vodafone UK are the frontrunners to offer the phone.

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LG Ally to Sell for $99 After Rebate

Verizon has just rolled out a press release detailing the LG Ally and all the wonderful things associated with it.  We knew pretty much everything but the price thanks to a leak yesterday.  Today we’ve learned that the LG Ally will retail for $99.99 after a $100 mail-in rebate with a new ...

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