New York Knicks Launch Android App

T-Mobile certainly loves Android and the NBA.  Every time we turn around, they’re doing something that ties the two together.  This week saw the release of a T-Mobile sponsored app called The Knicks: T-Mobile Live.  Designed with hardcore (and local) Knickerbocker fans in mind, the free ...

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Is Android 2.1 Choking Droids?

The over-the-air (OTA) update that started rolling out to Droid owners across the country earlier this week appears to be choking the performance out of the handset.  Phil Issler of Tesuji Games noticed that video play back was being cut in half, going from 60 frames per second down to 30.  ...

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Google’s AdWords Dashboard Gets Optimized for Android Handsets

Earlier this week Google announced their new AdWords for mobile for Android, iPhone, and Palm Pre devices. Designed to streamline the AdWords experience, the mobile website gives users quick and easy access to alerts and statistics and allows for snappy changes while your away from the PC. Have ...

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Holland9 Providing Tieto with Platform Training

Holland9, a company that specializes in low level android software development and hardware design, has announced that they are training Tieto to develop new Android devices. For those not familiar, Finland-based Tieto is international software development company with offices in over 25 ...

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Beta Test This! Skyfire (Web Browser)

Skyfire, one of the best web browsers one can find for Windows Mobile and Symbian S60 is on headed directly for an Android release.  The official blog announced yesterday that they were seeking a limited number of alpha testers as they near the completion of their web client.  If you are ...

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BlueAnt Releases App for Q1 Headset

BlueAnt released their BlueAnt Q1 Android application yesterday which pushes Bluetooth capability another step forward.  Using the free app, it’s possible to have your text messages read aloud directly into your Q1 headset as they are received.  While the headset already provides the ...

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LG Prepping C710 “Aloha” Superphone

As companies like HTC and Samsung continue to push Android forward with high-end device like the EVO 4G and Samsung Galaxy S, other handset makers are reacting with their own super phones. LG appears to be waking up to Android’s potential and finally getting to work on their own ...

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HTC Legend & Desire Promptly Rooted

Two of the latest HTC handsets, the Desire and Legend have been promptly rooted. Paul of Modaco forums is at it again, doing his part to provide full access to Android phones. As evidenced in the photo above, he’s found his way in.  While Paul’s not done with the finishing touches, ...

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Motorola Scrapping MOTOBLUR in Favor of HTC Sense UI

It looks like Google isn’t the only one looking to address Android fragmentation. Word on the street is that Motorola has scrapped future MOTOBLUR plans in favor of (wait for it) HTC’s Sense UI. Now we understand why there’s been a rather long delay in getting handsets like ...

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150,000+ Incredibles In Warehouse, Ready for April Launch?

CTIA came and went without any Android-related Verizon news.  After watching Sprint and a few others walk away with all the green robot glory, we’re waiting for Big Red to drop something on us.  According to an AndroidForums thread, we could be seeing something in the next few weeks. ...

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Holy Cow! Google Translate for Animals Hits Android Market

See what we did there with the title?  It’s a play on words!  Google has announced their latest Android application, Translate for Animals. Building off other their other translation apps, this one lets users record their favorite animals “speaking” and get it translated back ...

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Latest doubleTwist Release Adds Android App Search

When it comes to converting and synchronizing media with Android phones, nobody does it better than doubleTwist. For nearly a year now the “iTunes for Android” solution has made it easy for users to back up and sync pictures, video, music, and more. Today sees doubleTwist adding ...

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Download This: Toshl

With today’s economy making it difficult to put any extra coin in your pocket, apps like Toshl are doing their part to help out.  If you are an Android user who cares to learn more about their finances and spending habits, we recommend you download this new mobile expense tracking ...

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Match.com App Arrives for Android Handsets

For over 15 years Match.com has been doing their part to help single ladies (and guys) put a ring on it. Today they’ve announced the extension of their mobile experience with the new application for Android. Much like visiting the mobile version of match.com, this new app allows users to ...

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ASUS Confirms Tablet Plans

With Computex only a few months away, Taiwan-based ASUS has confirmed plans for a pair of “iPad killers”. In an interview with Forbes’ Elizabeth Woyke, ASUS revealed that they are prepping “at least two tablets” and are expected to unveil them at the June event. ...

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