Droid Eris Android 2.1 Update Being Deployed Now

Folks, it is official! The Droid Eris 2.1 update is on the way!  I know all of you have heard this before, but it is actually rolling out now.  Yay for Droid Eris customers.  While I have yet to see of anything on my Droid Eris, Verizon is tweeting about it on their official Twitter... Read More

The G1 is Relevant Again… No Thanks to Google

Lately I have been looking with envy on my Android Guy brethren who have some of the cooler Android based handsets out there. I almost jacked my friend’s Nexus One after letting me play with.  I thought about hitting him over the head with it and running. The cause for my madness was the ...

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Is This Android 2.2? Sure Seems Like It

On Twitter, our buddy @pixeladdikt has led us to something exciting. Below, is what we now believe to be a picture of the Android 2.2 (Froyo) home screen. The image was captured from the last second of a video posted on Adobe employee, Ryan Stewart’s blog. The video shows off ...

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New York Times Android App Now Available in Android Market

After many months of rumors (and prayers by some, including my wife), the New York Times has finally launched an application for the Android OS.  It is now live and available for download in the Android Market. If you have seen the New York Times iPhone app, the Android app is almost a straight ...

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Archos 7 Inch Android Tablet To Launch in June

Archos already came out with a 5-inch Android device last fall, but it’s clearly hoping to make some waves with its 7-inch, more tablet-y model which is coming out this June.   It will sell for $199.99.  The Archos device will feature a 600MHz ARM 9 processor (Am I the only one who wishes ...

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Motorola is “Flipping Out” with Their New Android Handset

The square form-factored device pictured to the left is reportedly the new Motorola Android 2.1 handset called the “Flipout”.  It is being reported over at MobileCrunch that the Flipout is coming to the US in June  and will launch with three different color schemes.  The OS is said ...

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EVO 4G Passes Through FCC; Release Imminent

Engadget has managed to catch the EVO 4G passing through the halls of the FCC.  The device was branded as PC36100 and sports Sprint’s 2500MHz WiMAX band, in addition to Sprint’s usual CDMA bands. Now that we know the device is ready to roll, it’s only a matter of time till ...

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My First Android Phone is an "Incredible" Experience

From the day I ordered it, to the day I received the e-mail from Verizon with the shipping info, to the day I sat at my desk at work praying that FedEx wouldn’t deliver the phone until after 1:00pm, it has been an “Incredible” experience. Incredibly, FedEx did try to deliver ...

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Opinion: 3 Reasons Sprint Will NOT Drop the Nexus One

There has been much talk regarding the Sprint version of the Nexus One and whether it will meet the same fate as Verizon’s. Back in March, prior to Sprint’s formal announcement of their support for the Google’s flagship device, I wrote a post entitled “Opinion: What Does ...

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Sprint Employees Begin EVO 4G Training; Screenshots a Plenty

AndroidGuys has been privileged to receive a plethora of screenshots showing Sprint’s EVO 4G training materials. According to our source, today’s the day that Sprint employees are beginning to train on the new WiMAX phone. Rumors have the phone pegged for a June 6th launch. With ...

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Girls Rule On Myxer

Myxer put out some interesting gender based stats of how their service is used. The short story of what these stats show is that women have the power in the marketplace.  Let’s face it, we women like to shop and that definitely seems to be carrying over to mobile media — even on ...

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Android APIs: A Spectrum of Openness

Does Android have private APIs? That depends on what you consider "private" and an "API". Learn more in today's episode of Building 'Droids!

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Win A $50 AndroidGuys Shopping Spree On The AndroidGuys Thursday Night Podcast Tonight Courtesy Of Twitoc!

Tune in tonight at 7PM Pacific/10PM Eastern and catch the AndroidGuys Thursday Night Podcast! Every Thursday evening we get unique guests, an eclectic panel of commentators, and fun give aways together for our late week show. This week we’ll be giving away THREE $50 AndroidGuys shopping ...

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Track Everything With 'Package Tracking'

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If you order or ship a lot of packages, for home or business, and want an easy way to keep track of them, then Package Tracking by Technogeek00 is for you. I didn’t expect much when I downloaded this free app, but I wanted something to keep track of a shipment I sent to my... Read More

GameFly’s GameCenter App Launches on Android

Interested in having complete control over your GameFly queue when your on the go? If so, you might want to check out GameFly’s GameCenter App for Android  That’s right gamers, it is finally here!  Whether your at the store, on the bus, or at the mall, you will be able check out the ...

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