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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PSA: HTC EVO 4G Back in Stock

Just a quick little post to let you know the popular EVO 4G is now back in stock.  If you count yourself among those who have been patiently waiting to get your hands on one, we suggest you act fast.  Who knows exactly how long these will be available.  If we were you, I’d maybe... Read More

Did Overwhelming Demand Halt Droid X Pre-Sales at Best Buy?

Less than a week after Best Buy and Best Buy Mobile stores began accepting pre-orders for the Droid X handset, word is coming down that future orders are being halted.  According to Droid Life, they’ve been informed by at least three sources that pre-sales have been stopped because of ...

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Surprise! Motorola Delays Cliq, Cliq XT 2.1 Update on Last Day of Quarter!

If you didn’t see this coming, you are a liar.  As much as everyone wanted to believe Motorola would roll Android 2.1 out to Cliq and Cliq XT handsets this quarter, we really didn’t expect it to happen.  Official word coming out of the handset maker is that the update is being ...

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Samsung Confirms Galaxy S Series Phones to See Android 2.2

Samsung was in New York last night to official kick off the various Galaxy S handsets headed for your (US) carrier of choice.  Without giving us the prices and launch dates we’d been hoping for, we’re left waiting on carriers to make announcements.  T-Mobile is the first out of the ...

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Rumor: Android 3.0 “Gingerbread” to Have Minimum Hardware Requirements

According to rumors currently hitting the internet, the Android team will be imposing specific hardware requirements on handsets if they expect to run Android 3.0.  Rumored to be the Gingerbread release, this could go a long way to ensuring handsets don’t quickly fall by the wayside.  ...

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IMDB Releases Official Android App

Movie buffs and trivia fans around the world are advised to check out the new IMDB application for Android.  Written for phones running Android 1.6 (Donut) or higher, the native app provides access to  over 1.5 million movie and TV titles as well as more than 3.2 million celebrities, actors, ...

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Performance Update to Xperia X10 Rolling Out “Over Coming Weeks”

The official Sony Ericsson Product Blog is reporting that the summer update for the Xperia X10 is expected to begin rolling out over the “coming weeks”.   Focusing on improving the overall performance and speed of the handset, the update has already started for select markets.  Sony ...

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