NearVerse Announces Proximity-based Music and Video-sharing App, LoKast

NearVerse has announced the release their first location-based Android application, LoKast.  Billing themselves as a proximity internet company, it makes sense that the application is designed around sharing music and video based on real-time location.  Already available for the iPhone, LoKast ...

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AppBrain Breaks Down the Current State of Android Apps

The team behind AppBrain has put together a very insightful look into the Android Market and the current state of its apps.  There are some truly interesting facts to glean from their research, some of which I’ll quickly outline.

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Sideload Wonder Machine lets AT&T Users Sideload Apps

If you are the proud owner of the Aria from AT&T, you already know that your phone has been crippled in the fact that you cannot load applications that do not come from the Market.  The pic to the left shows that the option is not even there for you to select, AT&T had it... Read More

Samsung Galaxy S Coming to Canada Via Rogers

Android Headlines is reporting that Rogers Canada is going to be releasing the Samsung Galaxy S to our Canadian Android bretheren this September.  There is no word as of yet as to which version of the Galaxy S that Rogers will get, although there is speculation that it will be similar to the ...

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Step-by-Step Process to Root your HTC Incredible

Last week we reported that the folks over at unrEVOked had come up with a simple way to root your HTC incredible, along with other HTC handsets.  Many of our readers were asking for a step-by-step process to get root access to their Incredibles, and instead of re-creating the wheel, we found an ...

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MOG Gives Android Users On Demand Music

Music junkies can rejoice with the announcement of On-Demand music provider MOG announcing their Android app today!  For $9.99 a month you can have an ad free, hyper-personalized mobile radio station.

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Geeks’Phone’s CCR Program: a Real Open Source Phone

Each time a new Android phone is released, groups of power users will try to improve it by digging into Android source code and by cooking ROMs. The path they choose is not easy: They have to do guesswork or reverse engineering and often they are stopped in their attempts by hardware ...

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MyVerizon Android App Gets Big Update

The MyVerizon application for Android has just gotten a big update. While it has always been a pretty helpful way to keep an eye on your on your Verizion account, it now gives users the ability to check data usage, monitor text messages, and keep track of how many minutes they use.  It even ...

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Droid and Lego NXT solve a 7x7x7 Rubik’s Cube

David Gilday has done it again! The inventor of the Lego NXT Rubik’s Cube-solving robot has beefed it up with none other than a Motorola Droid. Now his monster is rocking Android and solving Rubik’s cubes all over town. The video below shows this robot solving a 7x7x7 Rubik’s ...

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Star Wars Themed Droid 2 Launching August 12th?

Engadget is reporting that the Droid 2 will be launching on August 12th, 2010.  According to their source, the sequel to the original Droid will not only come with Froyo at launch, but have an optional R2-D2 special edition logo on the back. It appears the Droid line is going back to its Star ...

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Eclair Now Holds 55% of Android Pie

Bit of interesting news from the Android Platforms website.  It appears the Android Platform page has been updated, and Eclair (Android 2.1) is now in the majority, with 55.5% of the pie.  Woo-hoo!  Donut (aka 1.6) is barely holding on to a second place spot with 22.1% and Cupcake (1.5) comes ...

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Video Review of Vibrant Launch Day and Hardware

If you have listened to the Android Guys Thursday Night Podcast, you know that I am proud owner of a shiny new T-Mobile Vibrant, the first of the Samsung Galaxy S variants to drop in the US.  Below I have two videos for you, the first being our experience waiting before the store opened, and... ...

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Froyo for Motorola Milestone “Undecided”.

And the hits just keep on hitting for Motorola Android handset owners.  In a post on the Motorola Owners forum, Moto’s Eurpean Marketing Director James King makes the following statement about the status of the Milestone getting Froyo in the near future:

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Droid X Does Send Photos Direct to Print at Local CVS

Hey Droid X owners!  Did you know that you could snap a picture and have it sent to your local CVS and turned into a 4×6″ print?  Yeah, Droid X does that.  Break out that high-resolution 8-megapixel camera and select “Print to Retail” from the Gallery menu.  Follow the ...

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Beta Test This! Baby ESP

The team behind Baby ESP are looking for some beta testers willing to give their app a thorough evaluation. After conducting some internal/private testing of their own, they are seeking up to 100 more users to test their server capacities and try to break the app.  So what is Baby ESP?  ...

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