LG Opens Micro-Site for Ally

LG has finally flipped the switch on their Ally micro-site, letting users get a sense for what the phone has in store for us.  The specs read like this: Android 2.1, 3.2-inch touch screen, WiFi, GPS, and Bluetooth.  Of course, we still have to wait for the meat and potatoes like processor and ...

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Samsung M910 Clears FCC, Confirms Moment 2 Details

Digging through the FCC has never been one of our favorite things to do as it’s generally too confusing for our liking.  However, we love to share the stuff found by others.  Such is the case with the Samsung M910 which was picked up by AndroidCentral.  So is the SPH-M910 going to be the ...

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Android 1.5 Still Biggest Slice of Fragmentation Pie

The latest figures are in from the Android Developers blog showing the relative number of active devices using the various flavors of Android.  This is basically a chart that shows what handsets are currently active and looking for apps.  Somewhat surprisingly, Android 1.5 still commands the ...

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Thumbplay Music Comes out of Beta

Thumbplay is formerly announcing their cloud-based ThumbPlay Music application/service for Android handsets.  The $10/month subscription service gives users unlimited access to over 8 million tracks through all the major record labels and an additional 25,000 independent labels.

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LG Ally Arrives May 20th

The first Android-based smart phone from LG to hit the US has gone from rumor to real deal in a matter of days.  We just found official confirmation showing May 20th as the release date for the LG Ally.  The handset manufacturer is gearing up for a full-on advertising blitz starting ...

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Official Mint.com App to Arrive Today [VIDEO]

Androinica is reporting that the official Mint.com financial application is slated to arrive in the Android Market today.  Our friend Andrew Kamika has been playing with it for roughly a week now and says it’s among the best financial apps in the market, if not the best.  Check out the ...

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Motorola MT720 Targets China’s Business Users

We just happened to be checking out Motorola’s website this evening when we stumbled upon another Android-based handset.  You’re looking at the MT720, which is an OPhone flavored version of Android.  Somehow this model flew under our radar.  After a quick look around some of our ...

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Motorola Shadow News Emerges From… The Shadows

It has been a while since we last reported on the device once dubbed as a “Nexus Two.”  Coming from handset maker Motorola, there’s nothing official about this mysterious Shadow phone. After hitting the web back in January, things were relatively quiet until this past weekend.

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How Would You Improve: Twitter for Android

Ok, so we’re sure you’ve heard by now… Twitter has released an official Android app.  With every 1.0 version of an app comes room for improvement.  The biggest issue we see standing in the way of massive Android dominance is the fact that it relies on Android 2.1 or higher.  ...

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This Week on AndroidGals

For those of you who aren’t aware, our sister site, AndroidGals, is up and chugging along.  If you haven’t been there yet, we definitely suggest taking a look at some of their work.  It’s not the same news that you’ll find here, there, and everywhere.  Rather, ...

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Is the LG Ally a Smart Phone, or Something Better? [VIDEO]

An LG Ally promo video has hit the internet and it definitely has us thinking a release is merely weeks away.  Check out the clip below and you’ll hear all sorts of wonderful references to Android apps including Latitutude, OpenTable, and eBay.  At the end of the video a website is shown ...

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Google IO: Will Google Announce App Storage on microSD for Froyo?

One of the biggest complaints among Android users from day one was the limited amount of storage space for applications.  Regardless how big your phone is and what amount of internal memory users have, they will always want more.  Such is the case with “Issue 1151” over at the ...

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Samsung Galaxy S Promo Commercial Arrives [VIDEO]

Check out the short video clip below to get a sense for how the forthcoming Galaxy S can help you out in your day-to-day life.  The commercial, if you can call it that, feels like an abbreviated version of the video we saw at the CTIA unveiling.  It’s the same video used to show us... Read More

Dell Aero Has Google Apps After All

Here’s some good news for you Android fans with AT&T service.  The Dell Aero will have the standard fare of Google applications and services.  This includes the Android Market,  YouTube, Google Maps, Google Talk, Gmail, and Google Search. It was initially reported that AT&T had ...

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Adobe Ready to Deliver Flash in June

Late yesterday saw Adobe CTO Kevin Lynch take to the official blog to reiterate the company’s recent stance on mobile platforms.  No longer interested in working with Apple, Adobe has decided to move forward with other mobile operating systems, specifically Android. 

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