Posts From Scott Webster
The next generation of Qualcomm processing prowess will bring two oft-desired features to an Android phone near you. How would you like five times the performance and 75-percent less power
Android is becoming quite the Hollywood starlet these days as handsets keep popping up on television shows. The latest episode of Fringe had a bit part played by our lovely Sprint beauty, the EVO 4G
Rogers and Fido customers are now able to update their Acer Liquid E phones to the latest version of Android, Froyo.
We figured we’d better head this one off as early as possible. Those of you with a Sprint Hero are able to check for a software update today.
We received a handful of emails last night from folks who had picked up an over-the-air update to their Nexus One handsets. Excited and anxious that it might be Gingerbread-related, we were asked if we knew what it was all about.
GAMEVIL, makers of popular Android games like Soccer Superstars and ZENONIA, shot out a quick email this afternoon to address their short term plans for each platform. We’ll go ahead and skip the junk for you and get right down to Android.
After exiting a short, but busy (125k downloads), beta period which lasted all of a week, popular 3D MMO game Pocket Legends is now official for Android. It’s now possible for Android users all over the world to get their quest on and play with and against their iPhone/iPad counterparts.
The official tally for Open Handset Alliance members stands at 78 but the unofficial bandwagon is considerably higher. Add another one to the list today as NEC Casio Mobilesays they plan to offer Android phones in the coming year.
Steve Wozniak, co-founder of Apple, sees Android taking the top spot in the mobile phone wars, much like Microsoft did with the PC market.
As popular as Angry Birds has become on Android one would think everybody under the son has downloaded and enjoyed the hot little time waster. Sadly, the game could be doing much better for itself, considering all of the phones which cannot properly play the instant classic.
Target is the latest retail store to have their Black Friday ad leaked online, and as you can already guess, there are Android savings to be had. If you’re looking to pick up an Android handset for yourself and plan to do some of that post-Turkey shopping, swing by Target for discounts on three HTC devices.
The ten finalists are in for Sprint’s Epic Movie Contest and they are a mixed bag of epic epic-ness. Each of these winners have received a finalist prize and
Engadget is reporting this morning that the phone pegged with a codename of HTC Knight is set to become the EVO 4G Shift. Readers may recall HTC filing for the trademark, indicating Sprint’s next 4G handset is nearing release.
Developers logging into the Android Market developer console today will be greeted with new options. Looking at the console, there are three additions to help developers get extra exposure, discovery, and more.
U.S. Cellular has just announced their fourth Android handset, the LG Apex, will arrive later this week. The smart phone runs Android 2.1 and features a 3.2-inch touch screen, a sliding QWERTY keyboard, and a 3-megapixel camera with flash and autofocus.