Android Team Updates Platform Versions, Adds Historical Data

The official Android Developers Dashboard has been updated today with new data as well as historical information to aid developers.  Not only do we get to see how each platform stacks up in the Android legacy pie, but now we can find historical distribution for each release.  How fast has ...

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Android Quarterly Report Card (US Carriers)

Welcome the first AndroidGuys quarterly report card.  This post is designed to let you guys and gals know how we think the carriers are doing as it pertains to Android.  We conducted a blind, internal poll with members of our staff deciding how they would grade each US wireless provider on ...

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Here’s the Google Voice Desktop App [VIDEO]

The fabled Google Voice desktop application has been spotted on film thanks to TechCrunch’s Michael Arrington.  After asking for pictures of the rumored application, he was sent the actual product to test himself.  What you see below is a few minutes of Arrington testing out the app and ...

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Shooting Holes in Rumors: Gingerbread Edition

Apparently we need to pump the breaks on the Android 3.0 and/or Gingerbread rumors.  All that good stuff we reported earlier this week regarding the fall release and minimum hardware expectations?  It’s all probably a buncha hooey.  Take a look at some of Dan Morrill’s recent tweets ...

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720p Video Capture, 3G Mobile Hotspot Coming to Droid Incredible

It appears that Droid Incredible owners have an update coming down the pipeline and it’s not your simple bug fix or maintenance release. According to AndroidForums user hyp3r1, he was able to score a test unit Droid Incredible from a friend at HTC (note the branding of the device).  Said ...

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Lookout! Angry Birds Arrive This Summer [VIDEO]

The popular, highly addictive iPhone game known as Angry Birds is headed for an Android phone near you.  The developers, Rovio, have put together a sneak preview of the game as it plays on a Motorola Droid.  Judging by the 40-second clip, the game looks nearly finished and ready for some beta ...

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Motorola XT502 Greco Hits FCC

The Motorola XT502 “Greco” handset has been spotted again, this time loitering around the offices of the FCC. The touch-only device which was first found at the Bluetooth SIG appears like it might be getting its AT&T (WCDMA bands II and V) stripes.

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Someone at Nickelodeon Must be an Android Fan

Either Nickelodeon has an Android enthusiast on their team or this is pure coincidence.  Meet “Bot” a character from the show called Umizoomi.  As they officially bill him on the website, Bot is a “fun-loving caretaker of the Team, with gadgets galore and smart ...

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EVO 4G Makes Great Videos [VIDEO]

Check out the following video, filmed entirely on an HTC EVO 4G.  Granted, Android phones don’t have an application (yet) for editing clips directly on the device like the iPhone 4.  Still, taking a little time to edit a video on a PC can yield beautiful results.  Called “Closer ...

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Motorola Charm to Bow at $75 After Rebate

The leaks continue for the recently unearthed Motorola Charm as the price finds its way online.  Expect this phone to land with a $75 price tag (after rebate) for customers signing a new, 2-year agreement. Rebate aside, the $150 is a welcome price point for T-Mobile customers.  Pretty much ...

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Yahoo! Announces Mail and Messenger for Android 2.0 Devices

Yahoo! has released their first two Android titles today, Yahoo! Mail and Yahoo! Messenger.  In addition, they’ve also rolled out a widget for Yahoo! Search.  This is good news for those of you aren’t a fan of the Google services built in to most devices. Yahoo! Mail offers push ...

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Rumor: 2GHz HTC “Sabor” to Arrive with Gingerbread Late 2010 [UPDATE]

I love juicy rumors like these.  According to Oxford-Zeiss Content & Research Guide (OZCARGuide), HTC is working on a 2GHz “Sabor” device for Sprint, expected later this year or early next year.  Not only that, but the handset maker is developing their own screen technology said ...

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Sony Ericsson X10 mini Unboxing

I was fortunate enough to receive a review unit of the Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 mini handset today so I thought I would share my unboxing with you guys.  This phone, like its older brother, has yet to find its way stateside but Canadians can look forward to it before long. Right away I will... ...

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Latest Sprint Ad Shows Off EVO 4G Features [VIDEO]

I happened across this ad tonight on YouTube, realized it hasn’t been covered elsewhere, so I felt compelled to share it with you guys.  Here’s the latest Sprint ad which shows the EVO 4G in all its splendor.  Watch the 30 second TV spot and see how Sprint plans to brag about all ...

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Full Page NYT Ad Shows Droid X: “Hold the Phone Any Way You Like it”

Take a look at a full-page New York Times ad  featuring the forthcoming Droid X.  We didn’t realize it at the time, but there’s something really awesome about the phone that was overlooked on launch day.  Apparently, the phone is designed in a way that allows the user to decide how ...

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