The NY Times has a great little interview with Google VP Andy Rubin where he talks about Android’s future among other things. When asked his thoughts on the recent Steve Jobs comments about Android offering porn, Andy says he doesn’t quite get where Jobs was …
Samsung is said to be considering the business feasibility behind creating televisions with Android. The Korean manufacturer already moves more units than anyone in the world so this may or may not come to fruition. As rival Sony is rumored to be hard at work …
Time for some reader feedback! We want to know which Android handset and wireless provider make for the best combination. Is it the Droid Incredible because of the hardware? Maybe something from T-Mobile because of rate plans? Leave your opinion in the comments below!
Since it’s launch in January, Vodafone UK customers have been anxiously anticipating the arrival of the Nexus One. In a matter of days (April 30th), they’ll be able to go to a local store and pick one up. For Free. Effective immediately, customers can pre-order …
The latest AdMob metrics report is out and it gives some insight into how the composition of Android phones. Did you know that as of March, there 12 manufacturers with 34 different Android devices? Yup. Further, 96 percent of Android’s traffic comes from 11 handsets. …
T-Mobile has just made a minor software update available to their Motorola Cliq XT handset. Limited to the first 1,000 people to download it, the update improves data connectivity, decreases random reboots and force closes, and more. The update just hit about 20 minutes ago …
After waiting patiently for the Nexus One to arrive on Verizon’s network, customers have learned today that there will be no such animal. The official Google Phone store has removed the placeholder indicating a spring launch and replaced it with a blurb about buying the …
With all the recent talk about Android growth and trying to sway developers to the platform, we thought we’d stroll by Androlib to get a feel for where the number of apps sits today. Now, we know that Androlib is in no way the official …
Harpo Studios has announced the release of the brand new Oprah Mobile app aimed at hardcore fans of the daytime giant. For a one-time $1.99 charge users can keep up with just about every aspect of Oprah, from the talk show to her magazine and …
SIRIUS XM Radio has announced that an official application will be available next month, providing over 120 channels of sports, news, and commercial-free music to customers. We get the feeling this will require Android 2.1 as the press release continually refers to the app being …
Barnes & Noble recently rolled out a firmware update to their nook e-book reader and it features some nice changes. This latest version (v1.3) now features a pair of Android games – Chess and Sudoku, as well as a beta web browser. The browser comes …
One Android feature that our readers have been asking for is the ability to update all applications and games to the latest release. It’s not uncommon for the average user to see 15 or more notifications a day indicating new versions of downloaded apps. As …
We reported earlier this week that HTC Desire customers were frustrated after finding many popular apps were not available to them in the Android Market. Apparently, Legend owners have the same gripe. For the Desire, it was quickly found that the reason behind this was …
The worst part about leaking handsets to the internet is the seemingly endless waiting period until actual launch. Take for instance the Dell Smoke. Not due until second quarter of 2011, we’re now forced to sit on our hands for a year. A year!? Thanks …
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