Samsung Galaxy Beam Brings First Android-Based Pico Projector Phone to Singapore

Samsung has announced that their Galaxy Beam (formerly “Halo”) handset is headed for Singapore next month. What makes this phone so special is it that it is the first Android handset to feature a built-in DLP pico projector. Running Android 2.1, the Beam also boasts a 3.7-inch Super ...

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Blackboard Mobile Arrives for Android Handsets on Sprint Network

Since 1997, Blackboard has made it possible for thousands of higher education, K-12, professional, corporate, and government organizations to go beyond traditional learning. Earlier today Blackboard  announced the availability of a native application for Android handsets on Sprint’s ...

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T-Mobile Confirms “Unprecedented, One-Day-Only Event”

You may want to pump the brakes a little bit if you are thinking of adding a line of service to your T-Mobile account.  If at all possible, you are advised to wait until Saturday, June 19th to add a line of service or sign up as a new customer.  Why?  Because T-Mobile has officially... Read More

New Pictures Confirm Samsung Galaxy S Pro as 4G Handset

Yesterday saw the first picture of Samsung’s Galaxy S Pro arrive online.  Along with the picture of the 5-row QWERTY handset was speculation that it would be among Sprint’s next 4G handsets.  A pair of pictures quickly followed last night and provide confirmation that the phone is ...

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Hacker Overclocks EVO 4G to 1.267GHz (Toasty!)

A member (coolbho3000) from XDA-developers has managed to get his EVO 4G up to 1.267GHz,running about 30% faster than normal.  So far things have been running pretty stable for him considering he has only had the phone a short while. We know you hackers and modders out there are already getting ...

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You Tell Us: Who “Gets” Android The Best? (Handset Makers)

We all have our opinion as to which phone maker seems to be doing the best with Android.  Whether it’s HTC with their Sense UI and high end super phones or Motorola with their always-evolving form factors and hardware combination, everyone has a horse in the race.  Which one is yours?  ...

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Nintendo DS or the First NEC Android Tablet?

The answer is the first NEC Android tablet, despite it’s incredible similarity to the Nintendo DS.  Pictured to the left is the NEC LifeTouch, and Android 2.1 based tablet with a 7 inch touch screen that will respond to both finger and stylus input. I know you want specs and for me to ...

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Beta Test This! Tether

Tether announced earlier today that they have a beta version of their Android app ready for public consumption. Unlike the previous time, this release is open to the public. According to the developers, they have been seeing speeds roughly 40% faster than their competition. Now that ...

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HTC EVO 4G and Droid Incredible Afflicted With Unresponsive Touchscreen?

Engadget is reporting that the HTC EVO 4G and Droid Incredible suffer from unresponsive touchscreens.  The video posted above supposedly shows the EVO’s touchscreen failing to smoothly register touches when the phone isn’t being handled.  Engadget also has an older video showing the ...

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Hackers Release Android 2.1 for the Motorola Cliq

With Motorola’s plan to update the Motorola CLIQ to Android 2.1 up in the air, hackers have decided to take actions into their own hands.  A group of ROM developers over at ModMyMobile have been able to build Android 2.1 from source and released an alpha version known as Eclair2CLIQ. ...

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Picture of Sprint’s Galaxy S Pro Surfaces, Confirms Sliding QWERTY

The first picture of Sprint’s version of the Galaxy S handset made its way into the hands of Android Community today.  Called the Galaxy S Pro, it looks every bit of a standard Galaxy S save for the sliding 5-row QWERTY hiding below.  This confirms the news we broke just over a month ago. 

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PSA: Sign up for SlingPlayer Mobile for Android (UK)

Android owners living in the UK are now able to sign up for SlingPlayer Mobile news direct from the official source.  Add your email address to the list to ensure you are one of the first to learn know when SlingPlayer Mobile for Android becomes available in the UK.   Sounds to us like they ...

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Rumor: Sony Ericsson ‘Shakira’ to be Called Xperia X8

Remember the Sony Ericsson handset from last week that fell somewhere in the middle between the Xperia X10 and the X10Mini?  At the time it was suggested that the codename of the product was Shakira.  Today finds us learning it will end up with an official product name of X8.  Unfortunately we ...

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Droid Does Faster: Droid 2 Will be 1GHz According to Purported Commercials

The boys over at Droid Life have scored what appear to be treatments for the upcoming Droid 2 and Droid X handsets.  If these prove to be right, we can get a sense for what lies ahead for both phones.  First up we learn that the Droid 2 will feature a 1GHz processor which is... Read More

Motorola Droid X Rivals EVO in Size, Beauty

Verizon and Motorola are gearing up to drop not one, but two Droid handsets over the course of the next few weeks.  While the Droid 2 closely resembles its predecessor, the Droid X (Droid Xtreme) is unlike anything Motorola has released yet. Like HTC’s EVO 4G, the touch only device boasts ...

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