The official Android Developers Blog has announced that public voting for the second Developers Challenge has come to a close.Â We wonâ€™t have to wait too long to find out who the winners are as they will be announced this coming Monday, November 30th!
Last week saw Google announcing that their mobile News site has been optimized for Android (and other WebKit-enabled browsers). This new version brings many of the same features found on the desktop client, including personalized favorites. The new homepage displays more stories and pictures then …
WhitePages, has announced the launch of their new free Android app that provides features such as people and business search, GPS integration, reverse phone lookup and more.Â This title adds to the rolling snowball that is WhitePagesâ€™ Caller ID, which is now one of Androidâ€™s …
We’re pleased to announce another great joint-effort from some of your favorite Android sites.Â Take a look on the right side of the site and you’ll see an embedded Google Calendar with Android-related events listed. Going forward, this will feature all the known Android events …
Yeah, we know the Android Market is littered with twitter clients, but we have a new one for you today.Â A rather big name in the twitter game has arrived and its name is Seesmic.Â Already available for desktops, through the internet, and BlackBerry, the …
Gameloft, a major gaming developer, has started to pull back on their plans for Android.Â The two reasons are potential revenue and adoption of the platform “We have significantly cut our investment in Android platform, just like … many others,” Gameloft finance director Alexandre de …
There must be some unwritten rule somewhere that says the first picture taken of any handset must be blurry.Â What is it with these things?Â Does everybody have to rush through a photo?Â Anyways, here’s the first picture of the Motorola Motus, a unique device …
The official Visa application, launched last year has to the growing list of supported customers who can manage their accounts using Android phones.Â It’s not known how exactly it breaks down, but the service is available toÂ “select U.S. Bank debit card holders.” The added …
According to a company executive, Sharp Corp. plans to offer Android-based handsets in Japan as early as the first half of 2010. Masami Ohbatake made the announcement during a report on Wednesday although he didn’t specifically outline which carrier(s) will offer the handsets. The report …
We’re getting wind from a few of our readers that Sprint is pushing out an update to the HTC Hero.Â No, it’s not jumping to Android 2.0 yet!Â What the update does entirely, we’re not sure.Â Hopefully, the SMS hangups are resolved if anything.Â We …
If you’re like us, chances are pretty good a lot of your contacts Gmail are Android users.Â Wouldn’t it be great if you could open Gmail up and know whether or not your friends were using their Android devices for chat instead of sitting at …
Android fans living in the land down under will be happy to know that HTC has announced the Hero and Tattoo for distribution at Harvey Norman locations around the country.Â In an exclusive deal with the retailer, Harvey Norman will carry the Hero for AUD …
ZTE, a Chinese company who designs and manufactures telco equipment has set its sights on the US market. The handset maker plans to roll out an Android-based smart phone to multiple carriers around the world, including Verizon Wireless. “We see big potential in the smartphone …
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- Common Android Questions
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