Hey G1ers…Don’t Wait – Grab Donut For Yourself!

For those of you out there waiting on Android 1.6 (Donut) to arrive on your G1′s, we have but one word for you… STOP.  Forget waiting on the man, take that pastry for yourself!  A direct link to the updated release has been sent our way. Here’s the tricky part.  We’re ...

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Accessory Review: Extended Battery w/ Cover for T-Mobile G1

Let’s face it.  If you had to pick one thing you would change about your T-Mobile G1, its ability to drain your battery within 6 hours of standard use would rank in the top 3.

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Vringo Brings Social Caller Id & Video Ringtones to Android

Vringo, the “next-generation ringtone pioneer,” has announced the beta release of their social caller ID and video ringtone app.  As the first and only app of its kind, Vringo allows users find, create and share video ringtones with their Android handsets.

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Acer Seeing the Light, Shifting Focus to Android

After jumping into the handset game earlier this year with Windows Mobile, Acer looks to be changing their game plan a bit.  DigiTimes is reporting that Acer’s development strategy will see them putting Android on at least half of their 2010 models. At least, that is what “industry ...

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I Really Want a Swiss Army Phone

This article is a guest-blogger response to a previously posted opinion piece entitled “Do I Really Want a Swiss Army Phone?” written by one of our staff members. Not that many years ago, when I went on business trips I used to carry a whole host of devices.

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Geeks’Phone Gets Overhaul, Full Hardware Details

GeeksPhone, or as we refer to them, “the little start-up that could,” has retooled their Android handset and announced the official hardware specifications of the “ONE.” What was once considered “just another Android wanna-be” has evolved into a device worthy ...

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Motorola Tao Gets Release Date, Full Specs Coming Together

A super secret document made its way into the hands of Taylor and company over at AndroidAndMe which outlines the plans for Motorola’s Tao handset.  We’re being treated to some insider information that sheds light on what to expect from both Motorola and Verizon.  This phone ...

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Are We on Eve of Donut Rollout?

You smell that?  We’re beginning to detect a hint of donut essence.  We get the feeling that we’re going to be seeing the 1.6 rollout any day now. We received an email from one of our readers pointing out a recent update to the T-Mobile MyAccount application.  He noticed that the ...

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Motorola (Tao) Sholes in the Wild [UPDATED]

New images have emerged showing the Motorola Tao (Sholes) running around somewhere in Georgia.  The pictures don’t do the handset justice as most of them are focused on the screen’s images and not the phone.  We can tell from the pictures that it has Android 1.6 (or higher) by the ...

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Truphone Announces Reworked Version of Android App

Truphone, a global mobile communications provider, has announced a significantly revised version of their Android app.    Claiming to be faster, more responsive and easier to use, Truphone believes that their all-in-one conversations hub is the best experience one can have in terms of ...

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ODROID Pre-Orders Announced for Korean Developers, Limited to 300

A platform development version of the ODROID device was announced for preorder in Korea today. Limited to Korean developers, there only 300 units up for grabs.  The ODROID development device sells for roughly $320 US dollars.  Today’s event was hosted by Korean blog Aesop.   Preorders ...

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T-Mobile Starts the Countdown for Cliq Pre-Orders

In terms of hype, nothing beats an actual launch date for a new flagship phone.   Pre-order dates come close, but what happens until then?  What are we fanboys and fangirls to do until we have something to sign up for?  A recent trend is putting up countdown timers for pre-sales and orders ...

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Motorola Cliq Box Leaked

The box artwork for the upcoming Motorola Cliq has been unearthed, thanks to a Leakdroid tipster.  Looking very sexy in the black box, potential customers will see some of the more popular apps to come preloaded on the handset.  All of the MOTOBLUR integrated apps are featured prominently on ...

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1-800-FLOWERS.COM Adds Android to Platform Portfolio

The biggest name in online florists has announced a downloadable storefront app for Android, thanks to a mobile strategy based on Digby’s Mobile Commerce Suite Platform.  This version follows in the footsteps of the web client as well as iPhone and BlackBerry apps. 1-800-FLOWERS.COM is ...

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Share Your Adventures with Moby Android

The first Android app from mobypicture has landed in the Android market.  Called Moby Android, it allows for users to share photos, videos, audio and text with friends, family and contacts.  All of the major social networking sites and services are represented including Facebook, Twitter, ...

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