Electric Pocket Puts a Fresh Face on Android, Offering PhoneFace Speed “Photo-Dialing” for Android-based Smartphones Wye Valley, UK (MobilityNewswire) April 23, 2009 – Electric Pocket is today announcing a new version of PhoneFace, a speed dial application that launches phone calls, text messages and emails …
The biggest Android event of the year is coming in a matter of weeks.Â Google I/O is a “gathering focused on pushing the boundaries of web applications using Google and open web technologies. Google engineers and web development leaders will lead you through two days …
We have to be getting close to dropping the full Android 1.5 SDK on developers.Â It’s either that or we’re going to see the platform updated soon. The Android Developers blog was updated late last night with an article from Dianne Hackborne.Â This time around, …
All the recent excitement surrounding Android 1.5Â seems to be coming from those with G1′s looking for more from their phones.Â Well, at least it appears that way on the surface.Â Dig a little deeper, however, and you’ll find that the new features and enhancements …
Today, the official Android Developers blog was updated with an article from Jeff Sharkey with information on Android 1.5 and what to expect in the way of widgets.Â Written for developers, the piece provides sample code and general assistance in getting widgets for existing apps. …
One of our favorite things to come out of CES earlier this year was the GiiNii Movit tablets.Â Based on Android (naturally), there are two form factors that were initially expected to launch somewhere in the middle of the year.Â According to a company rep, …
Insert sound of brakes screeching to a halt. Just got this email passed to us from Maura over at Edelman.Â It seems like the “au BOX” is not what we previously reported, and hoped, it would be. Motorola, Inc. (NYSE: MOT) would like to clarify …
Google’s Schmidt: “Quite Significant” Announcements Involving Several New Pieces of Hardware This Year (Update)
With the first quarter numbers coming in for Google, the natural tendency is to look at what might help improve things.Â It’s not like things are terrible, but they could always be better. The AP has an article up today which details the recent earnings …
Qype, the London-based site for user-generated reviews of restaurants, hotels and more, is bringing its Radar app to Android handsets.Â This will allow users to post real time reactions and reviews. With over one million reviews now at their fingertips, Radar v2 allows users to …
BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Common Voices, a leader in IP voicemail systems, announces the immediate availability of enhanced voicemail for Android G1 phones using the T-MobileÂ® network. A free service, NowMessage.com removes the restrictions of traditional network-based voicemail by leveraging the e-mail and display capabilities of the G1 …
It’s a tough decision for developers to make – Do you charge for your app or do you embed advertisements instead, hoping for clicks?Â If you’re considering writing your own application, you might want to give this story a read. An Android developer going by …
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