Droid X, Original Droid Receive Maintenance Updates

The Verizon Motorola Droid X and original Droid receive maintenance updates to improve stability and functionality. Check it out!

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NFC Chip Made by NXP Semiconductors, Not Samsung

The NFC chip in the Samsung Nexus S was actually made by NXP Semiconductors, not Samsung. NXP has been working with Google for some time to implement the hardware and software for this technology.

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Beta ROM Has HTC EVO 4G Running Android 2.3 ‘Gingerbread’

Hackers have been busy today, working to get Android 2.3 ported over to existing devices. The first phone to get the Gingerbread treatment looks to be the HTC EVO 4G.

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Google Maps 5.0 to Add Offline Support, Vector Graphics

Keep a close eye on your Android handset over the next few days. Google has a new version of their Maps application lined up, ready to roll out the door.

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Andy Rubin Demonstrates Honeycomb with Motorola Tablet, Due in 2011

Forget that Gingerbread stuff from earlier today – Honeycomb is the new hotness.  Already.  Andy Rubin, the father of Android, was speaking tonight at  D: Dive Into Mobile where he decided to show off some of Android’s future, namely Honeycomb and a Motorola tablet with the latest ...

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Epic Froyo Update Fake?

Sprint has released a statement, claiming that the Epic 4G Froyo update that hit over the weekend was a test build, and not the final approved software.

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Quick Poll – Was the Nexus S Worth the Wait?

The Samsung Galaxy S is now official and we have another Android super phone lurking around the corner. Our question to you is this - Was it worth the wait?

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Listen Live at 10PM EST – AndroidGuys Podcast #77 (All Gingerbread Edition)

Be sure to tune in tonight’s episode of the AndroidGuys weekly podcast.  The Gingerbread is Finally Official episode will be all Android 2.3 and Nexus S discussion, which we’re sure, is okay with you guys.  We’ve shelved everything else from the agenda tonight just so we can ...

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TechCrunch Reviews the Nexus S

With the official release of Gingerbread, everyone is buzzing about the new Nexus S.  TechCrunch has been fortunate enough to have already had the opportunity to play around with the Nexus S, and Gingerbread and let the world know what they think.

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Evidence of Potential Video Chat in GTalk Found in Gingerbread SDK

It was only a matter of time before some of you craftier readers started digging into the Gingerbread SDK. Just hours after its announcement, the first hidden gems are starting to come to surface.

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Google Books Announced, Gives You Millions of eBooks to Read on Most Internet-Connected Devices

Google has announced Google Books this morning on their blog, and it breaks into the market with many notable features.

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MetroPCS Planning Half a Dozen Android Phones by End of 2011

MetroPCS is looking to break out in 2011 with big Android plans. The nation's fifth largest wireless provider expects to make a half dozen Android handsets available by the end of 2011 with their next device coming as soon as February.

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Best Buy Announces Nexus S Price at $529 or $199 With T-Mobile Contract

The one big glaring omission from today's Nexus S announcement was its sticker. We knew Best Buy would be offering the phone, but how much would the retail giant be selling the phone for? Well, that question has been answered in two parts

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Gingerbread Guide to Answer Your Android 2.3 Questions

The official Gingerbread guide has been spotted online and it looks to be nearly 400 pages of "how-to" for Android 2.3. As mentioned early in the book (PDF), this does not cover the Nexus S, nor any other specific handsets.

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Did You Throw a Brick or a Samsung Handset at Me? [VIDEO]

Take a look at this mama jamma. Android Spin is reporting that Samsung has released the first Android flip phone to sport two functional touch screens. As you can see by the video, this phone is huge! Called the Samsung W899, the device has the following features:

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