What Will You Ask Santa For?

Let’s have some fun this weekend, shall we?  We’re looking to see what you guys and gals want from Santa as it relates to Android.  Maybe you’re really asking your loved ones to get you a Galaxy Tab. Perhaps you’d like to see a specific phone/tablet released by the end ...

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Busy Week for CyanogenMod team; CM6.1.1 and WiMax!

It has been said that Google was intent on keeping everyone excited this December, and with their releases of Gingerbread, the Nexus S release, ChromeOS’ debut, and the CR-48 shipments it has become clear that they intended to deliver. It seemed that with the CyanogenMod 6.1 release ...

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Gingerbread Ported to the Galaxy S [VIDEO]

It looks like the Nexus S isn't the only Gingerbread phone in town anymore. Supercurio, who was also the first to root the Nexus S, has ported the ROM from the new Google flagship device to the Galaxy S.

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Android Gaming gets Unreal with Dungeon Defenders: First Wave

I have often scoffed at the idea of your phone being considered a gaming console. I'm not sure why, seeing as how I do everything else on it, but "serious" gaming has never really occurred to me. Angry Birds is awesome, but I play it for a minute or two and put it away. It's something I do when ...

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Loopt 4.0 arrives for Android

The popular location based social disovery app, Loopt, has released an update to the Android version bringing it to version 4.0.  The updates include:

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Rumor: Motorola Working on Another Pair of Ruggedized Android Phones for 2011

The word around the campfire is that Motorola is prepping two ruggedized handsets along the lines of the T-Mobile DEFY. Expected sometime in the middle of 2011, these phones are said to run less than the DEFY by as much as half.

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Doodle’s Online Scheduling Service Comes to Android

ave you ever tried to organize a dinner outting or company meeting with a bunch of people? It's a pain in the butt to find the day and time that works best for everyone. Doodle, a company who simplifies the process with online coordination, can now help you from your Android phone.

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Creative’s 7-Inch Tablet Arrives with $250 Sticker Price

Creative’s 7-Inch Android 2.1-based tablet, the ZiiO, is now available for purchase, dropping itself right in the middle of the pack.  While it might not be as powerful and feature-rich as the Galaxy Tab, it’s definitely worth a little extra money over the likes of an Augen or ...

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Gingerbread Push to AOSP Is Underway

Promised just two days ago, the Android 2.3 code is already being pushed into the Android Open Source Project. As we mentioned, this might not mean a hill of beans to Joe Schmoe types, but the hacking community is more than likely poppin' bottles already.

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E*TRADE Drop Mobile Investing and Banking Application

E*TRADE released their mobile banking and investment application for Android handsets earlier today to the delight of day traders everywhere. Available for free in the Android Market, the app provides real-time streaming stock and options quotes, news, information, alerts, and much more.

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Developers Now Have 4,000 Characters to Describe Android Apps in Market

ne of the biggest complaints around the Android Market has long been the tiny amount of space given to developers to describe the app. For companies who roll out multiple updates in a short window, they previously had to resort to using some of that precious space to note changes in the ...

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NVIDIA’s Tegra 2 Chipset Might be “Reference Design” for Honeycomb

Looking ahead at the tablet war about to go down in 2011, one name will figure very prominently in the battle: Nvidia's Tegra 2 processor. The dual-core ARM Cortex A9 chipset will offer performance and experiences like we've only dreamed of thus far. The Snapdragon stuff we've been drooling ...

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Tonight on AGTN!

Tonight on AGTN FTW we have another jam packed show!  We are going to be launching our Android Gives Back effort in conjunction with Streamandroid.tv, AndroidSWAG.com and pongforhope.com.  This year’s effort is called “PONG for Hope:  The Beating Heart Edition”.  Make sure to ...

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Trillian 1.0 Gets Released for Android.

Power chatters who use Android handsets rejoice! Cerulean Studios has announced via their blog that they have released their 1.0 Trillian for Android app.

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Android Helps fring Earn $10,000 Per Day

Fring, the first company to offer video chat for Android, has been doing rather well for itself lately.  As some of you know, the app launched with the HTC EVO back in the summer and has continued to evolve, adding new features as recently as last week.  We received an email from them today ...

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