Motorola Revises Android 2.1 Details for Handsets

Motorola has updated the timeline for rolling out Android 2.1 to their various handsets.  We now have details and a window of expectation for each of their phones, including the recent Cliq XT. Strangely, the latest T-Mobile handset is slated to get an update a full quarter before ...

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Camangi Tweaks Webstation, Still Has Long Road Ahead

Camangi is sending out emails today in an effort to let people know about their revised Android-based Webstation.  According to the hardware maker, the new version of their tablet features a firmware update as well as some preloaded applications.  We did some checking around and found that and ...

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Intel Ports Android to Atom-Based Smart Phones

After dominating the desktop market for years, Intel recognizes they have a long road ahead of them in terms of smart phones.  Android, as a platform, was initially designed to run on handsets powered by processors made with Arm technology.  Because of this, Arm has been enjoying a 98% mobile ...

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What is the ‘Genius Button’?

The recent images of the myTouch Slide have given us the best look at the phone to date.  There’s one thing we’ve not seen discussed elsewhere so we’re calling on you to help.  If you look to the bottom right of the physical buttons, you’ll see a lime green button with a ...

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HTC EVO 4G Arrives in Sprint Inventory System, Tons of Accessories Coming

If screen shots like the one above are any indication, Sprint is gearing up for for the release of their HTC EVO 4G handset.  Expected in the “summer” of 2010, the huge, sexy WiMAX-capable phone is being rumored with a June 6th/13th launch.  The picture at the top of this post shows ...

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T-Mobile myTouch Slide Features Android 2.1 [UPDATE]

The fine folks over at TmoNews have gotten their hands on another picture of the forthcoming myTouch Slide.  This time around, we’re treated to a screen of the firmware.  As it appears, this will be the first Android 2.1 handset to arrive at T-Mobile.  Yes, there is that one device called ...

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Google Gobbles Plink for Future Goggles Integration

Plink, one of the winners of the second Android Developers Challenge is only too pleased to announce today that they’ve been acquired by Google.  Their app works remarkably similar to Google Goggles – Snap a picture of some artwork or painting with your phone get back wikipedia-like ...

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Square Motorola Device Codenamed “Twist”, Due in June

The square Motorola device that hit the internet late last week via a (pulled) DroidDog article has some truth to it.  We’re ready to move beyond the outlandish backstory and on to the details.  Are you ready?  Ok, so the phone is codenamed ‘Motorola Twist’ and it’s ...

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UPS Delivers Android App into Market

Sorry for the bad pun in the title.  We tried to avoid it as best as possible.  UPS has announced the release of their new Android application today which tracks packages and helps find the nearest location.  Further, users can calculate shipping rates, time-in-transit, and create shipping ...

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Uh-Oh! Samsung Galaxy Hits FCC with AT&T Bands

Yep, you read that right.  That big, beautiful Samsung Galaxy S has been spotted hanging out in the FCC with AT&T bands in tow. You’ll have to forgive us if we’re not 100% over the moon with this news.  If AT&T keeps in line with their recent Android strategy, the Galaxy S ...

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T-Mobile myTouch Slide Shows up in the Wild Wearing a Pretty Red Dress

We were hoping that the myTouch Slide would have picked up a bit of sexiness since we last checked in.  It seems T-Mobile and HTC might be trying to do exactly that, putting a shiny gloss of red paint on the handset.  A recently leaked photo from TmoNews has the phone looking every bit ready... ...

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Did the myTouch Slide Just Pass Through the FCC?

The myTouch Slide for T-Mobile is said to go on sale next month (May 17th) and recent leaks appear to confirm a nearly finished device. The specs started coming together early in the year, around the time the first rumored pics arrive.  A recently filed FCC document lists (and shows) an HTC ...

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Vonage Arrives for T-Mobile and AT&T Handsets

Vonage has announced the release of their new Android application for T-Mobile and AT&T customers. Starting immediately, users can download the free app and enjoy free domestic WiFi calling as well as outbound international calling at discounted rates. Have you seen today's Deal of the ...

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Motorola Pushing Out Software Update for Cliq

Motorola Cliq owners should be on the lookout for a software update notification on their handset.  After a handful of stutter steps and false starts, the T-Mobile smartphone is finally rolling out the update designed to improved GPS, battery, and Bluetooth among other items.  Below is a list ...

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Netflix Wants to Hire an “Android Video Playback Expert”

In a hint of things to come, Netflix has posted a job listing on their website looking for someone to help build with instant streaming client for Android devices.  As far as the candidate is concerned, the company is seeking someone with a strong history of embedded and mobile development.  ...

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