HTC: Desire, Legend, Wildfire Getting Froyo

The official rollout of Android 2.2 is underway starting with today’s news of the Nexus One update.  While some of our readers are clinging to the hopes that their phone will see an update beyond Android 1.6, others are already looking further down the road.  As we’ve seen with some ...

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Droid X Makes Cameo in Verizon’s New “Rule the Air” Commercial [VIDEO]

Verizon has officially kicked off their “Rule the Air” ad campaign with this new Towers commercial.  Designed to showcase the fact that they have coverage pretty much everywhere, the TV spot features a city that constantly with objects morphing into towers and hotspots.  The female ...

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Xperia X10 Mini, Mini Pro Accidentally Confirmed by Rogers (Again)

Canadian wireless provider Rogers has accidentally let slip that they will be offering the Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 Mini and Mini Pro.  Again.  This marks the second time that Rogers has inadvertently leaked information indicating the two tiny phones are coming.  They have yet announce anything ...

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Android Word Association: “Summer Vacation” Apps

As part of our redesigned Monday night podcast, we’ve gone back to focusing on application recommendation and discovery.  We have a dedicated segment where we talk about apps that we’ve been using on a regular basis or new titles that really stick out.  Now we want to hear from ...

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Motorola Flipout Rumored for AT&T

Motorola announced the Flipout handset earlier this month, tapping it as a European release later this quarter. According to an anonymous tipster for Android Central, it’s arriving stateside on AT&T as well. The uniquely-designed device features Android 2.1 with an updated version of ...

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US Cellular Confirms Galaxy S Coming

US Cellular has confirmed that the Samsung Galaxy S will be one of their four Android-based handsets slated for release this year.  It was just last week when I suggested that US Cellular would offer this device as Samsung is practically blanketing the world with this phone.  The Galaxy S ...

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T-Mobile Announces $200 Samsung Vibrant for July 21

T-Mobile has officially pulled back the curtain on a terribly kept secret as they announce their version of the Samsung Galaxy S.  Called the Samsung Vibrant, it’s loaded with all the great hardware and software you’ve been expecting.

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Verizon’s Galaxy S Announced as “Samsung Fascinate”

As expected earlier this year, the top four carriers in the United States will each carry their own version of the Galaxy S from Samsung.  Hot on the heels of the Epic announcement for Sprint this morning comes Verizon’s  Samsung Fascinate.  Unfortunately, we don’t have any pictures ...

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Droid Incredible Getting Phased Out Already? UPDATE

Around a week back, it was rumored that the Droid Eris and Droid Incredible were on the fast track for extinction.  While most were of the opinion that the Incredible was simply too new to get killed off, the Droid Eris made sense.  It’s nearly eight months old now and it simply ...

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Blackberry-esque Motorola Charm Bound for T-Mobile

Another Motorola handset has been spotted in what is said to be T-Mobile training documents.  Staying true to Motorola’s track record, they’ve brought yet another form factor to the table.  Aside from Android 2.1 and enchanced MOTOBLUR, there’s nothing to share at this point.  ...

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Checking to See if EVO 4G is in Stock? There’s an App For That!

In case you were looking to order an EVO 4G today you might want to pump the brakes.  As has been the case for most of the week, the latest Sprint super phone is out of stock.  Since Sprint is not likely going to make any announcements when it comes back, we’re left to keep... Read More

US Cellular to Offer Four Android Phones in 2010

US Cellular plans to bring customers four Android handsets this year, starting next month with the Samsung Acclaim.  Kicking things off with the sliding QWERTY on July 9th, the carrier will be following closely with the HTC Desire. 

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Verizon Customers React to Droid X [VIDEO]

Check out the following video which shows how Verizon customers react to some of the new features of the Droid X.  The 3-minute clip also provides footage from yesterday’s announcement with appearances by all the key players. If you haven’t seen the phone on film yet, this provides ...

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Intel Wants ‘Android x86’ for Netbooks and Tablets This Summer

Intel is hard at work, prepping an “Android x86″version of Android 2.2 designed for tablets and netbooks.  As we’ve mentioned here a couple of times, Android was initially designed for ARM processors.  Intel has been gradually getting more involved with the platform, most ...

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Rumor: Minor Update Hitting EVO 4G Next Week

Those of you who have an EVO 4G are advised to keep your eyes peeled for a minor update next week.  Sorry guys and gals, it’s not a Froyo rollout.  Rumored for the 28th, it will address three components. A Boy Genius Report source indicates the following are slated for a tweak next week: ...

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