Toshiba SmartPad to be called Folio 100, run Froyo

Remember that SmartPad from Toshiba that we told you about last week? Well, it’s back, with a new name and some killer specs. Its name is no longer SmartPad, although that name will likely continue on as a hook for other Toshiba tablets, like the Droid line on Verizon. Toshiba is calling ...

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Samsung Epic 4G Rooted!

Those Android devs never stop, do they? Hot off the heels of last week, when the Backflip and Droid 2 were both rooted, the Samsung Epic 4G, Sprint’s version of the Galaxy S phone, has also been rooted. Just days before it’s launch, the Epic 4G was rooted using a process that ...

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Droid Pro = Global Droid 2

We’re getting news from Engadget that the rumored “Droid Pro” is actually a global version of the Motorola Droid 2.  Big Red may choose to call it the “Droid 2 World Edition” or “Droid Pro,” but it’s nearly set in stone that it will be a world ...

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(UPDATE) Motorola Backflip Rooted, Courtesy of ModMyMobile

As the title of this article (and blurrycam shot above) indicates, the guys over at ModMyMobile.com have gained root access to the MotoBlur-packin’ Motorola Backflip. I know what you’re thinking: “Another crazy root process that we’ve never seen before”, but ...

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Droid 2 Rooted!

That’s right, just weeks after it;s release, the Motorola Droid 2 has been rooted! The geniuses over at XDA Developers have done it again with this latest hack. At first glance, the process looks fairly simple, but it’s not one click root, that’s for sure. So, if you’re ...

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G2 Gets Closer to Release, Pops Up in FCC Filing

We told you about the G2 possibly launching on September 29th, and we’ve found something that seems to support our theory. A phone that may well be the T-Mobile G2 has popped up in an FCC filing, listed as the HTC PC10100. According to the filing, it  supports AWS 3G, 802.11n WiFi, and ...

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Droid 2 Gets First OTA Update

The Droid 2 was only released about 2 weeks ago and it’s already getting its first OTA update. No, it’s not anything major. It’s just a maintenance upgrade to help enhance the user experience. The update includes: Enabled text and picture message scrolling. Streamlined set up ...

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T-Mobile G2 May Launch on September 29th

We’ve gotten word that the G2, T-Mobile’s first official HSPA+ phone, will be launching on September 29th. This is only a rumor, so nothing’s set in stone just yet, but we wouldn’t be surprised if Tmo confirms this date at a later time. This killer device is rumored to ...

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FCC Leaks Another Archos Device

Last week, we told you about the Archos 32, a small internet tablet that was leaked. Well, we found another one, the Archos A28, and guess who’s to blame for this one getting out? You got it, the FCC. The A28 is a very small tablet that sports a 2.8-inch touchscreen, which is pretty ...

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Twidroyd Adds Full TweetPhoto Support

Twidroyd (formerly Twidroid) is one of the most popular Twitter clients for Android. It’s full of usability and functionality. And it just got even better. TweetUp, Inc., makers of Twidroyd, announced Monday that the new version of their app will fully integrate the TweetPhoto service. ...

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Droid 2 Multitouch Keyboard Ported to 5 Other Devices

Well, that didn’t take very long! Days after the release of the Motorola Droid 2, some crazy hacker over at XDA has managed to port the multitouch virtual keyboard over to the Droid Incredible, the original Droid, Nexus One, Evo 4G, and Htc Desire.

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Official Lumigon T1 photo surfaces

Lumigon has released an official photo of their T1 Android device that we told you about last month, which is launching on October 20th. It’s noticeably different than some of the rumored pics we’ve seen floating around, with the lack of a keypad. It’s definitely eye-catching. ...

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The Droid to Get Another Froyo Update, This Time With Flash 10.1

Motorola doesn’t quit, does it? Just days after the Droid got it’s official Froyo update (which is expected to finish rolling out by August 18th), they throw us another bone. Big Red and Moto are telling us that the Droid will get another Froyo upgrade “within the next few ...

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Notion Ink Adam Improving

Well, it’s been a while since we’ve heard any news about Notion Ink’s Android-powered iPad competitor, the Adam tablet. But it looks like they are giving us a glimpse, and it’s going to be an early Christmas. Notion Ink CEO Rohan Shravan has a new blog post entitled ...

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China Telecom to get Moto XT806?

Motorola just keeps pumpin’ them out, don’t they? The Droid X, Charm, Droid 2, and now the XT806, a flip touchscreen device that popped up in a Chinese regulatory website. It has China Telecom’s CDMA2000 bands, so don’t be surprised if it shows up there soon. The XT806 ...

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