Amazon Android App Store in the Works?

Something very interesting popped up over at the Androidcommunity.com forums earlier today.  It could mean Amazon is swinging for the fences in terms of their involvement in Android, or it could mean very little.  The post refers to an email that a developer received regarding an ...

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HP Photosmart eStation All-in-One to Run Android

HP has recently announced their HP Photosmart eStation All-in-One printer which features a nifty 7 inch tablet as both the screen and the control panel.  The printer is a fully functional all in one and seems to be of the quality that we have come to expect from HP. The tablet has a few nice... ...

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InMobi and PapayaMobile Join Forces to Give Devs More Monetization Options

In a press release today PapayaMobile, the open mobile social gaming network for Android, announced that it is teaming up with InMobi.  InMobi has the distinction of being the world’s largest global mobile advertising network, touting 21.2 billion mobile ad impressions monthly. (kind of ...

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And So It Begins, Verizon CEO Confirms Tiered Data Plans

I kind of want to put this article in the rant section, because it is well known how I feel about Verizon and their habits of nickel and diming their customers to death. Engadget Mobile is reporting today that Verizon CEO Ivan Seidenberg has confirmed that over the next four to six months, his ...

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Last Night’s AGTN Droid-Cast

Well, we had an eventful night last night on the AGTN Droid-Cast.  We had a great cast and crew, a great turnout, and a great show.  However, I owe an apology to Nilay Patel from Engadget. Nilay, while I do not agree with your post about Google, I certainly did not need to react to... Read More

Froyo 2.2.1 Update Rolling Out to Nexus One Owners, Manual Install Available

The Froyo 2.2.1 update is rolling out to Nexus One owners right now and should be for the next few days.  Not much yet on what the update contains as this is breaking news.   As soon as we know more about what the update has, we will update this post! You can pretty much... Read More

Desire HD ROM Ported to HTC Incredible, HTC Desire, and Evo 4G

The recently-leaked Desire HD ROM, which was ported to the HD2 over the weekend,  has now made it’s way to the Incredible, Desire, and Evo 4G.  As for many hacked roms, there’s no camera support yet,  but it still seems fairly stable. For those brave enough to install this, it also ...

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T-Mobile G2 Pre-Order Page Now Live!

T-Mobile is now officially accepting pre-orders for the G2.  The device is a little more than all of us thought, but still not bad.  That’s $249.99 before a $50.00 rebate, with the off-contract price at $499.99. Go and get it folks! Source: T-Mobile    

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Pre-Orders for G2 Start Tomorrow, Phone Hitting Stores October 6th

TmoNews is reporting that pre-orders for the T-Mobile G2 will start tomorrow for current existing customers. Thank you T-Mobile! The pre-order exclusive will extend to October 4th, just a few days before the official launch of the G2 on October 6th. Get ready folks, this is going to be one ...

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Kindle for Android Adds Voice Search, Wikipedia Lookup, More

Amazon.com announced earlier this morning that they have released an updated version of the popular eReader application for Android. Readers can now enjoy a handful of new features including voice search within a book, highlighting and note taking, and Wikipedia lookup.

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Swiftkey Keyboard Exits Beta, Enters Android Market as Full Application

Swiftkey has exited beta and is now available as a full application in the Android Market.  They keyboard, which combines some seriously good auto-predicting and multi-touch goodness, will be available for only 0.94 cents for the time being.  This is a keyboard replacement you are definitely ...

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“End of October and Onwards” Sony Ericsson Delays 2.1 Update for Xperia Line

Sony Ericsson has officially pushed back the much-anticipated Android 2.1 update for their Xperia line of phones. Originally slated for Q3, the company now says the "revised plan is to start the roll-out from end of October and onwards". Citing a need to ensure the right quality and user ...

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Samsung Ireland General Manager: 10-Inch Galaxy Tab Launching in 2011

In a recent interview, Samsung Ireland General Manager, Gary Twohig let slip very casually that Samsung is planning to launch a 10-inch Galaxy Tab in 2011.  We are betting that Samsung can’t be happy with him!  Beyond what Twohig said, all we know is that the device will have a V8 ...

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The Case for the ‘Facebook Phone’ Gets Stronger

It was reported earlier this week that Facebook may be secretly working on a phone with an Android backbone. At the time, we were looking at a they-said/we-said argument with TechCrunch implying it's already in the works while Facebook was throwing cold water on the subject. Given all the ...

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Listen to AndroidGuys Podcast #67: “Facebook Phones and MySpace Tablets”

This week's episode of the AndroidGuys Monday night podcast is now available to listen to on demand. As per the norm our panel consisted of AndroidGuys staff members Sam Herren and myself as well as Nick Gray (HTCSource) and Andrew Kamika (Androinica). Joining us this week was Eric Lehman as ...

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