ComScore Report Indicates Android Momentum in Full Swing

According to yesterday’s comScore findings, Android posted a 5.2 percent gain in markest share in the November 2009 – February 2010 time frame, considerably better than the likes of Apple and Research in Motion. The growth is obviously  a result of the Motorola Droid and Nexus One ...

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LG LU2300 Details Emerging

Details are starting to emerge (translated) about a forthcoming Android-based smart phone from South Korean handset maker LG.  From the sounds of it, the LU2300 will fit well with some of the newer “super” phones like the Nexus One and Motorola Droid. Considering they were a ...

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Hey Verizon, Just Announce the Incredible Already!

Anyone following Android can tell you that current holder of worst kept secret is Verizon’s forthcoming handset, the HTC Incredible.  The tiny bits of information hitting the internet have gone from a slow trickle into a downpour.  Late last week, the Incredible was found in the ...

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Nexus One Accessories Arriving at T-Mobile Stores

According to a TmoToday tipster, accessories for the Nexus One handset have started arriving at T-Mobile retail stores.  The picture above shows gel skins and protective covers designed to fit the handset with official T-Mobile branding on the packaging.  Does this hint at an the Nexus One ...

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People of Lava’s Android-Based TV

The first Android-based television set has been unearthed and it comes from an unknown Swedish hardware maker. The company is called People of Lava and the TV will be in beta testing later this summer. Available in 42, 47, and 55-inch models, the sets will be internet-connected and loaded with ...

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Cooking Capsules Releases Long-Awaited Brunch Recipes

The team over at Cooking Capsules has released their much anticipated followup application. After taking a top 20 spot in the first Android Developers Challenge with Cooking Capsules Taster, this weekend finds Cooking Capsules Brunch landing in the Android Market.  Like its predecessor, Brunch ...

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Report Shows More Planning to Buy Android over iPhone

For the first time, more people are considering Android than iPhone.  ChangeWave conducted a recent study for people who are considering purchasing a smart phone over the next 90 days.  According to the results, 30% of those polled  are considering Android as opposed to 29% for the iPhone.  ...

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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. ...

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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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