Samsung Captivate Sees GPS Fix in Minor Update

A common complaint among some early adopters of the Galaxy S series phones in the United States is that the GPS is less than accurate 100% of the time. Samsung and AT&T were aware of the issue and were working to put something together. Today sees the fruits of their labor as Samsung has ...

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Samsung Intercept Coming to Virgin Mobile

Pre-paid wireless provider Virgin Mobile has selected the Samsung Intercept as its first Android device. The 'successor' to last year's Moment runs Android 2.1 and features an 800MHz processor, a 3.2-inch display, a 3.2-megapixel camera, and support for WiFi, GPS, and Bluetooth.

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Watch HTC’s Demo Videos for the Updated Sense UI, New Handsets [VIDEO]

HTC's official YouTube account recently posted a handful of clips based on last week's big London announcement. Watch the first clip to get a real sense (see what we did there?) for what makes the Desire HD so awesome. If you think this is just a simple successor, you couldn't be more wrong.

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Sony Ericsson Brings the Funny in Series of Xperia X10 Clips [VIDEO]

In an effort to show just how easy the Xperia X10 is to use, Sony Ericsson has put together six short videos for your viewing pleasure.  Feeling like something ripped from outtakes from The Office, each clip tackles a different feature within the handset as it is paired up with an unusual ...

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Orange (UK) Announces Low-Cost ‘San Francisco’ Handset

range pulled the curtain back on the first of their own branded Android handsest today. The low-cost San Francisco is a touch-only device and will be available for the attractive price of £99 ($153 US) on the pay-as-you-go Dolphin plan. The San Francisco runs Android 2.1 and features a ...

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Here Comes Android 2.2 for the Droid X

Verizon appears poised to roll out Froyo to yet another Android handset. The Droid X will soon be joining the Droid, Droid 2, and Droid Incredible as an Android 2.2 powered behemoth. Verizon has updated their support site with a PDF touting the goodies that come with the Froyo release.

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Samsung Releases Pair of Captivate Commercials with Awkward Real-Life Situations [VIDEO]

SamsungMobile USA has just thrown a pair of new videos online to help promote AT&T’s Galaxy S series Captivate.  Each is  just over a minute long and show real world situations we’ve all been involved in.  One is a crappy board room meeting, the other is a crappy start to a road ...

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Former Nokia CEO Said WHAT About Android?

Go ahead and cross Anssi Vanjoki off your list of people who might be open to Android.  The former Nokia CEO was recently speaking to the Financial Times when the subject of possible Android adoption was brought up.  Vanjoki said that handset makers who use the platform are much like boys ...

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Rumor: LG Optimus One Coming to Verizon as ‘Vortex’

e've said it here plenty of times - LG has next to zero Android presence in the United States. Watching them unveil phones like last week's Optimus One and Optimus Chic only make us jealous. The Ally is good stuff, but where is the great stuff? According to our friend Kyle (TheDroidGuy), it ...

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Kineto Wireless Bringing UMA to Android Phones, Is T-Mobile First?[VIDEO]

You know what helps carriers reduce churn? A reliable network that works everywhere. Without hiccups. Even if you live in the woods. You know what helps with that? UMA. Do you know what else UMA does? It keeps you from racking up exorbitant roaming fees when traveling abroad. You know ...

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Tune In Tonight: AndroidGuys Podcast #67 Live at 10PM EST

It’s Monday!  That means tonight at 10PM EST you’ll be listening to the longest running Android-related podcast on the internet.  Join your fellow Android fans and developers as we take on some of the most recent headlines and hit each other with the hard questions.  Tonight’s ...

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POLL: Will Facebook Release a Phone?

Reader feedback: Will Facebook ever put out a phone of their own? Cast your vote!

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Google Docs Editing Support Coming to Android “In Next Few Weeks”

According to Google, we should expect to see mobile editing support within the next few weeks. This news is long overdue and bound to make a ton of you happy.

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HTC’s Android Tablet Expected to Run Tegra 2

DigiTimes is back with another HTC tablet rumor. According to their sources, Taiwanese notebook maker Pegatron Technology has started taking orders for an HTC tablet. Allegedly this tablet will run NVIDIA's dual-core Tegra 2 processor and feature a multi-touch display with a resolution of ...

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Is a “Facebook Phone” Happening?

Depending on who you believe, Facebook either is or isn’t working on a phone of their own.  TechCrunch is reporting that Facebook is creating the software platform which will be integrated into hardware that is being designed by a third party.  Further, TC dropped a pair of names that are ...

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