CitySearch for Android Now Available

CitySearch, an online local guide, announced today that their Mobile by Citysearch app for the Android is now available.  With the applications, users can browse, search and share information for over 15 million local businesses found in 75,000 US neighborhoods.   Users can also submit ...

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First Glimpes of Espresso Sense UI

The first few images of Android 2.1 and Sense UI hit the net around 3 weeks ago.  Shortly after, the ROM was leaked to forums for users to download.  Inside this ROM was a lineup of upcoming HTC handsets and codenames.  Among them was ‘Espresso’.  Today finds news of a handful ...

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“Google Phone” Hits SNL Weekend Update [VIDEO]

For those of you who didn’t catch last night’s episode of Saturday Night Live, the Weekend Update segment had a quick blurb about the “Google Phone”.  It wasn’t anything substantial, in fact it was used as part of a setup in an iPhone joke. “It was reported ...

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Change the Way You Look at Your Music Collection with ‘museek’

Here at AndroidGuys, we love to showcase applications that we think exemplify some of the cool things that Android handsets are capable of.  Such is the case with music application, museek.  Designed as part of a research project at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH Zurich)  ...

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More Motorola XT701 Pics and Specs Coming Together

The guys over at LeakDroid stumbled across a handful of pictures of the upcoming Motorola XT701.  Posted originally on the blog at zol.com.cn (translated), we’re getting a few more decent glimpses of the “Sholes Tablet”.  If the phone looks a little Droid-like, that’s ...

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What is the HTC Incredible?

Remember those HTC codenames found in the Android 2.1 ROM a few weeks back?  Engadget was just able to confirm with one of their reliable sources that the ‘Incredible’ codename found the bundle is headed for Verizon.  Whether that name sticks around or changes to something Verizon ...

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Another Nexus One Hands On

We made a promise to ourselves to only talk about the Nexus One on days that end in a ‘Y’ so here we go.  Yet another person has been able to get in front of a Nexus One and live to tell the tale.  A blogger going by the handle of ‘tnkgrl” had some face... Read More

Motorola Devour to be Droid’s Little Brother

PhoneArena is reporting today that the Motorola A555 Calgary will now be named the Devour.  We did a quick check in the US Trademark Database and found that Motorola filed for a trademark on ‘Devour’ back in May. We’d previously reported that this would be the little brother ...

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Notion Ink’s 10.1-Inch Smartpad with Tegra Power!

The tablet market is expected to really explode one of these days and Android stands to play a pivotal role in making sure that happens.  Take a look at the smartpad in these pictures and you’ll a concept to one sexy beast of a tablet.  Designed by Notion Ink, the unnamed device is said ...

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AdMob Report Indicates Android Growing Rapidly

Another month, another great report from AdMob.  We know Android is gaining ground in the smart phone market, especially here in the US.  But where does it come from and who’s piece of the pie is being eaten by the lovable green robot?  As turns out, the iPhone is starting to see their ...

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Unconfirmed Rumor: Google to Buy Yelp for $500M

TechCrunch is reporting this evening that a deal between Google and Yelp is “80% likely” to happen. Rumored to be in the ballpark of $500M or more, the acquisition could be a huge gain for Google Maps and Android. Meshing Yelp’s crowd-sourced business directory together with ...

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ComScore: American Consumers Considering Android Almost as Often as iPhone

American consumers are slowly starting to wake up to Android as a smart phone platform to consider.  A new ComScore survey reveals some very interesting results concerning our favorite mobile operating system. Have you seen today's Deal of the Day? It's insane!

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“I Fondled a Nexus One”

Greg Sterling, a contributing editor over at Search Engine Land, can count himself among the lucky few who have been able to see the mythical Nexus One handsets in person.  What was the experience like?  He wasn’t allowed to take any pictures, but he did make mental notes to share with ...

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HTC Offering Widgets in Android Market for Sense UI Handsets

Listen up Hero and Droid Eris owners!  HTC has just uploaded 4 new widgets for those of you with Sense UI on your Android phones.  Could this be the signal of a new direction for a company formerly famous for being the unknown hardware manufacturer behind many Windows Mobile phones?   Have ...

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Asus Announces an Android-Based Android to Teach Your Kids

Asustek Computer, makers of the popular EeePC, have announced plans to develop the EeeBot, an educational Android designed for kids.   Sponsored by the Taiwan government, the EeeBot will be designed with software and services that interact with and teach children.   The hardware will come ...

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