Archive

News and Rumors

Dan Morill: No Minimum Requirements for Honeycomb

Rejoice, folks. This tweet from Dan Morrill, Android Open Source & Compatibility Tech lead,  means more than meets the eye. This officially opens up all possibilities for custom ROM makers,

News and Rumors

Trend Micro Releasing Android App at CES

Trend Micro is a respected and well-organized antivirus software company. They primarily work with computers, but we’ve just gotten a press release from them, and it looks like they’re jumping

News and Rumors

Skype Acquires Qik for $100 Million

Today at CES, Skype announced their acquisition of Qik, the popular mobile video streaming and video calling service. The agreement was finalized at $100 million.

News and Rumors

Huawei Devices Introduces IDEOS X5 at CES

Huawei announced at the CES that they are expanding their IDEOS line with the X5 coming this year.  In Singapore, Hong Kong, and New Zealand, it’s coming this month, and

News and Rumors

ZoomSafer: Safe Driving Application Now Available for Android Phones

ZoomSafer announced today that their new innovative “safe driving software” is now available for Android smartphones.  Once enabled the software disables emailing and texting as well as manages other inbound

News and Rumors

Snap Reaction to Dell Streak 7

I was able to spend a few minutes with the new Dell Streak 7 at the NVIDIA booth today and wanted to shares a quick takeaway. First off, the processor

News and Rumors

Sneak Peak of the Android Powered Enspert Media Hub Unveiled at CES 2011

Device provider Enspert is giving CES a taste of things to come in 2011 with a sneak peak of their Android-Based Home Network Hub.  The IDENTITY S200 gives the ability

News and Rumors

Dish Network Lets Customers Watch Live TV on Android Tablets

Chalk up a win for Android users who are Dish Network Customers!

The free “DISH Remote Access Android” application gives Dish Network customers the ability to watch their LIVE and RECORDED TV on compatible smartphones, tablets & laptops.

News and Rumors

More pictures emerge for the HTC EVO Shift

We’ve been covering a lot of info about the EVO Shift coming this January 09th, (or pre-order the 6th) and some new images have surfaced from the Shift’s Facebook site.

News and Rumors

Next Live CES Stream from Streamly.TV

We just got word from our partners over at Streamly.tv that the next live stream from the CES floor will happen in about one hour, making it around 1:00 PM

News and Rumors

The Notion Ink Adam Is Real!

[viddler id=e863fe13&w=437&h=288]We started reporting about the Notion Ink Adam Tablet in October 2010. December 9th pre-sales started and everyone was blown away with the specifications and the overall sleek look of

News and Rumors

Samsung’s New Wi-Fi Camera, Control it with Android!

We’ve been hearing a lot about Samsung lately, and now, they are releasing a new WiFi capable camera that works with Android this March. (In the US)

Tomsguide reported that the new Samsung camera integrates with your Android phone (note that as of now, we are unsure if it works only with the Samsung galaxy phones, or all Android phones) to view, delete, or remotely access the shutter.

News and Rumors

Wildcard Network Releases New Gift Card Android Application

Wildcard Network Inc., develops digital gift card management solutions. The successful iPhone application is now available on Android with all the same benefits. It allows a person to buy, give, load and even check the balance on a gift card entirely on their Android device. We all know how many people carry plastic rather than cash these days. Well it looks like plastic cards are falling to the wayside now as well.

News and Rumors

Android 2.3 “Gingerbread” Now Running on .4% of All Android Devices

With Android 2.2 Froyo now running on the majority of Android devices, Android 2.3 Gingerbread has started creep up very, very slowly on the frozen Android treat. Gingerbread is now running on .4% of Android devices.

Reviews

CyanogenMod 7 Gets Shown Off On Video

The people behind Cyanogenmod have been busy, the above video is proof! Take a look at a preview video of the upcoming Cyanogenmod 7.0. Make sure to have something to wipe the drool off your chin.