Samsung’s Android Phone

Samsung didn’t get its gPhone out on time for the Mobile World Congress, but, according to Samsung they never planned for a launch at the Barcelona event anyway. The South Korean company cleared up the rumors that the gPhone was delayed, stating that always up for a late-year release.  ...

Read More

Dailyme.tv Did It! German Mobile TV Service Now Available for Google Phones! (PRESS RELEASE)

The new G1 Google Phone turns TV today! After the successful launch of dailyme.tv (www.dailyme.tv) on their devices, users can now watch TV for free, wherever and whenever they want to, on their mobiles. The service offers a choice of more than 600 channels with content provided by networks ...

Read More

HTC Magic Officially Announced, Vodafone Exclusive

It took all of one day to get an official announcement regarding the HTC Magic. Call it Sapphire, G2, or whatever else you want. It’s real and it’s coming to Vodafone in the spring. It’s going to be exclusive to the carrier in the UK, Spain, Germany, and France and ...

Read More

SEVEN Now Supports Android (PRESS RELEASE)

GSMA Award Winning Mobile Messaging Solution now Available to Operators and Device Manufacturers on Android Platform GSMA Mobile World Congress Barcelona and Redwood City, CA – February 16th - SEVEN®, a global leader in mobile email and messaging software, today announced the ...

Read More

Tegra APX Series to Bring HD to Android Handsets

Finally a little bit of confirmation on the rumored marriage of NVIDIA’s Tegra chipset and Android! We’ve been pining for this day for quite some time and a few of you regular readers will be over the moon with this announcement. NVIDIA’s Tegra APX will deliver 720p video ...

Read More

HTC Magic is Heir Apparent to Europe’s G1

Let’s just start with, “Boy, do we like the looks of this handset.” The HTC Magic will be coming to Europe courtesy of Vodafone. Looking a tad more sophisticated and sleek than the G1, not much is known beyond the fact that it has HSPA, WiFi and GPS connectivity along with a ...

Read More

PacketVideo Maintains Commitment to Open Source with Launch of OpenCORE 2.0 for Android Platform (PRESS RELEASE)

BARCELONA, Spain & SAN DIEGO, Feb 16, — Continuing its commitment to supporting open source architecture that accelerates the introduction of new mobile concepts and approaches, PacketVideo (PV) today announced the release of OpenCORE(TM) 2.0, the first upgrade to its OpenCORE ...

Read More

Resource Roundup: Android Source Code

Want to find useful bits of Java in and amongst the sea of Android source code? Get a map in today's episode of Building 'Droids!

Read More

AG Twitter Weekly Updates for 2009-02-15

AG Twitter Weekly Updates for 2009-02-08 http://tinyurl.com/bjwfzl # You Tell Us: How Many Android Devices in 2009? http://tinyurl.com/b73e5c # http://tinyurl.com/c9d864 Vodafone to debut Android handset at MWC? Rumor started on Twitter. Draw your own conclusions. # @SpugNothuson each handset ...

Read More

Android Market Now Accepting Priced Applications

Looks like the Wall Street Journal got it right.  The Android Market is now accepting priced applications with availability starting next week. According to the official Android Developers Blog, Google Checkout will act as the payment and billing mechanism for Android Market. Can’t ...

Read More

Android on E-Ink Proof of Concept (VIDEO)

Check out the video below which is sure to raise even more talks of a Kindle-like Android device.  The team at MOTO Development Group have put together a proof of concept for Android on an E-Ink display.  Although the video shows just how much flicker is associated with the refreshing of this ...

Read More

Emtrace Releases The World’s First Exchange Activesync Push E-Mail For Android (PRESS RELEASE)

Emtrace Technologies USA, Inc. (www.moxier.com) has introduced Moxier Mail Beta in the Android™ market offering secure and direct push synchronization of corporate e-mail with Microsoft® Exchange server 2003 & 2007. Direct push technology in Moxier Mail with licensed Microsoft® Exchange ...

Read More

Don’t Worry About Your Android Browser So Much

Charlie Miller’s back and he’s got a few people all worked up over Android’s security.  Again. If you happened upon readwriteweb earlier today, chance are you saw the article on Android vulnerabilities.  The sensationalistic headline had a handful of people worried that they ...

Read More

SLG Mobile, Inc. Announces an Upcoming Release of BeamReader for Android (PRESS RELEASE)

Fairfax, Virginia – February 9, 2009 – SLG Mobile, Inc. announced today an upcoming release of BeamReader for Android, a full fidelity (original quality) native PDF reader for the Android platform. All document rendering will be completely native to the Android device without the ...

Read More

DroidFonts.com and New Droid Pro Fonts Announced by Ascender (PRESS RELEASE)

Enhanced versions of the Droid fonts with are now available for software & hardware developers, and for creative professionals from Ascender Corp. The DroidFonts.com website also features information about the Droid fonts which are part of Android, a complete, open mobile phone software ...

Read More