“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. Deals, Discounts, Freebies, and More! Click here to save today!

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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?   ...

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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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Kaspersky Lab Forecasts Increased Android Attacks in 2010

As we near 2010, it’s time to do the obligatory recaps and forecasts from analysts.  Kaspersky Lab,  the world’s largest privately-held Internet Security company, have put together six predictions in threats and attacks for the new year.  Not surprisingly, they are expecting an ...

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Waze Announces Holiday Themed Version of its Free Navigation App, Launches Contest

If you’re interested in how companies plan to compete with Google Maps Navigator, we suggest you keep an eye on waze.  Rather than turning around and running in the opposite direction, the first free provider of driver-generated maps and real-time road information, embraces the challenge ...

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