At this point it seems like there are more rumors about Android tablets than phones. However, with dozens in the pipeline, none of them appear to be on the level of that forbidden fruit that is the iPad. An unknown German manufacturer has stepped up …
Dell has taken to their company blog to shed light on their forthcoming Streak tablet/phone. Among the details shared is the fact that there are no plans to support T-Mobile’s network. Tough stuff for those of you holding out hope that we’d see a variant …
Sprint has released the first Touchscreen Android phone with integrated push-to-talk. The Motorola i1 is now available online through Sprint’s website. The headline feature is the integrated push-to-talk, a first for touchscreen Android phones. Using Nextel’s Direct Connect and Group Connect is as simple as …
HTC has announced it will be abandoning the AMOLED screens currently used in the Nexus One and HTC Desire. As a replacement, HTC will introduce SLCD screens to its manufacturing process later this summer. See the full press release below. UPDATE: HTC wrote in to …
Interestingly, our friends over at Phandroid have received a picture of a Nexus One supposedly displaying a version of Android 3.0(Gingerbread?). While I am extremely excited about the possibility of this, I am also very skeptical about a test version of Android 3.0 in …
Google is on a roll with 6 updates for Google Maps coming over the last 6 months. Version 4.4 released today, brings us Places. The Places Icon allows you to search for locations near you, restaurants, hotels, ATMs, gas stations and more. You can even …
One of the nice things about having one of the current gen Android handsets is the ability to run different video game emulators. I have really enjoyed playing old school Zelda and Metroid along with some SNES goodness on my T-Mo Vibrant. Now it seems …
On balance, the Register concludes that when one jailbreaks a smartphone in order to make the operating system on that phone interoperable with an independently created application that has not been approved by the maker of the smartphone or the maker of its operating system, …
Kmart just became another place to shop for Android tablets. Yeah, that Kmart. They are currently offering a 7-inch tablet from a company called Augen that features some impressive specs. Dubbed the GENTOUCH78, this unit is said to run Android 2.1 and supposedly promises access …
Our friends over at Android Police are working on getting their Detective badges in a post about the possible release date of the Sprint Epic 4G. Using their formidable policing skills, the boys in blue have figured that we can deduce a launch date on …
The Register reported this week that Google is taking a step in their development process to allow both OEM Manufacturers and the general public more access to the Android development process. This change is taking form in how public contributions are handled with the Native …
So you just bought yourself a brand new Samsung Captivate. You are finding that you love just about everything except for say, fifteen preloaded AT&T titles. Yeah. There are a slew of apps that come installed on your phone, including AT&T Navigator, AT&T Radio, AT&T …
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