Time for your daily dose of deals. If anyone has not pounced on previous opportunities to own a new DROID branded Android device, now is the time.
Rogers and Fido customers are now able to update their Acer Liquid E phones to the latest version of Android, Froyo.
We figured we’d better head this one off as early as possible. Those of you with a Sprint Hero are able to check for a software update today.
We received a handful of emails last night from folks who had picked up an over-the-air update to their Nexus One handsets. Excited and anxious that it might be Gingerbread-related, we were asked if we knew what it was all about.
After reading about the Samsung Galaxy Tab for what seemed like years (JK, it was only two months) I never thought it would come to the carriers much less to my house. I have owned the Archos and Augen versions of the mythical Android tablet and for my money, I believe Samsung got it right and all this without a proper tablet OS.
U. S. Cellular announces their Black Friday sale, which includes great Android devices like the Samsung Mesmerize, Htc Desire, and LG Apex. Also announced is the Samsung Galaxy Tab, launching on November 19th.
What do you do when you think the ship you are navigating is sinking? Do you go down with the ship like the guy from “Titantic”, or do you look for a life raft? Well despite all the warning signs that Nokia has been receiving over the past 2 years, they are going to stick with their sinking ship, Symbian.
GAMEVIL, makers of popular Android games like Soccer Superstars and ZENONIA, shot out a quick email this afternoon to address their short term plans for each platform. We’ll go ahead and skip the junk for you and get right down to Android.
HTC has released the source code for the G2, MyTouch 4G and the Verizon Droid Incredible today in their Developer Center. The developing community will probably be very happy with those, making a good and stable root possible much easier. Please note: The source of the G2 is not meant for the Desire Z. The G2 is running stock Froyo, while the Desire Z is creamed with HTC Sense.
After exiting a short, but busy (125k downloads), beta period which lasted all of a week, popular 3D MMO game Pocket Legends is now official for Android. It’s now possible for Android users all over the world to get their quest on and play with and against their iPhone/iPad counterparts.
At least in their Google Sky Map application that is. Google is reporting on their mobile blog that they have now added a time travel feature to their star gazing app. A quote from the Google post:
Have you ever wondered how the sky was back in 1900? How the sky looked when the Apollo 11 moon landing happened? Or what the sky will look like next Thursday night for your planned star-gazing trip?
Today, the new version of Google Sky Map lets you time travel to see the sky at a specific date, past or future. After smooth travel to the desired year, you can fast forward or rewind in various speeds and watch how the sky changes.
The official tally for Open Handset Alliance members stands at 78 but the unofficial bandwagon is considerably higher. Add another one to the list today as NEC Casio Mobilesays they plan to offer Android phones in the coming year.
Steve Wozniak, co-founder of Apple, sees Android taking the top spot in the mobile phone wars, much like Microsoft did with the PC market.
This week on AGTN (Android Guys Thursday Nights): It is time to be thankful! We will be talking about what we are most thankful for in the world of Android
As popular as Angry Birds has become on Android one would think everybody under the son has downloaded and enjoyed the hot little time waster. Sadly, the game could be doing much better for itself, considering all of the phones which cannot properly play the instant classic.