HTC Kicks off Ad Campaign Centered Around ‘You’

For years, HTC has been the biggest handset maker that nobody had ever heard of.  Content to stand back in the shadows and defer the spotlight, the Taiwanese manufacturer has remained relatively unknown.  If someone were to ask you who made your Windows Mobile smart phone, chances were good ...

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Clicking with Cliq

The Motorola Cliq gives the Android developer community a new device, a new manufacturer, and a new challenge. Learn more about what's different on the Cliq and how to address it in today's episode of Building 'Droids!

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Android’s Mass Assualt Begins – HTC’s Cost Friendly ‘Tattoo’ Announced

Do you hear that sound?  That would be the Android floodgates opening up.   Not only have HTC announced yet another Android handset, but this is the budget-friendly model expected to bring it to the masses. The second phone to carry HTC’s Sense UI, the Tattoo offers specs very similar ...

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Is This the Sprint Version of the HTC Hero?

You know that HTC Hero that is rumored to hit Sprint sometime over the next few months?  That one that’s allegedly going to be up for pre-order at Best Buy stores in a few weeks?  Yeah, well it ain’t gonna look like the Hero overseas.  If the images here prove to be right, the ...

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‘Sense’ to be Available for HTC Magic Handsets*

Good news for those of you who own the HTC Magic. HTC recently announced that they will soon be offering a free upgrade to HTC Magic owners on Chunghwa Telecom’s network. The upgrade will give them the same user experience/interface that’s found on the HTC Hero! They are, after all, ...

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HTC Magic Joins 1 Million Sold Club

Just a bit of short and sweet news to pass along to you guys today.  The HTC Magic has sold over 1 million units worldwide.  It’s not known what the breakdown is from country to country, but we’re happy for the figure nonetheless.  The handset has only been out since April and ...

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HTC Launching 3 Phones in China This Year

The recently outted HTC Click handset is headed to China alongside two of his Android buddies.  The other two phones, the Magic and Hero will be making their way to China Mobile and Dopod, respectively. According to PC World, the Click will be priced at around 3,400 yuan ($500) and arrive in ...

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HTC Hero ROM Demonstrated on G1 [VIDEO]

The phenom known as Haykuro is back with another preview of the HTC Hero ROM.  The phone is rumored to be getting a June Eurpoean release so it’s safe to assume the firmware will make its way to Magic and G1 owners shortly. Click here to watch the previous video which shows other details ...

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CyanogenMod 7 RC3 Begins Rolling Out

With over 21,000 registered devices using CyanogenMod v7 RCs or Nightly Builds, it’s typically a very exciting moment when a new milestone is reached.  Though most users that flash their device on a daily basis realize that an RC is simply another nightly build, there are still many users ...

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Listen Up: Podcast #17 (Cloud Telecomputers)

Last night was another great show featuring your some of your favorite Android bloggers! Nick, Taylor, and Andrew stopped by to chat, share opinions, and weigh in on recent Android news.  In overall terms of Android, this was one of the biggest weeks we’ve had yet!  Lots to talk about, ...

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Reader Feedback: What Phone Are You Most Excited About?

In preparation for tonight’s show, we’d like to get your feedback regarding upcoming Android phones. Of all the handsets rumored or expected, which excites you most… and why?

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SwiftKey – faster, easier, more accurate typing for phones and tablets

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What is SwiftKey? SwiftKey for Android replaces your device’s on-screen keyboard to help you type in an easier, faster and less frustrating way.   SwiftKey is an app I personally use to replace the default keyboard on my HTC One X. It has definitely helped to eliminate those frustrating ...

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Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile to offer Samsung Galaxy S 3 in June

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Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile announced on Monday that both carriers will soon offer the 4G LTE-ready Samsung Galaxy S 3. Pricing and exact timing will be announced by the respective providers in short order however we expect each to release the smartphone in June. Specifications for the ...

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Like it or not, the Facebook Phone is here

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After all that speculation, the Facebook Phone is here. And it’s not just one device. In fact, it can be the device you have in your pocket today. The Facebook Home app experience will be available as a download from Google Play so that you can install it on your existing phone. Click ...

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Motorola Photon Q 4G LTE review

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When Android first broke onto the main scene with the G1, QWERTY keyboards were all the rage. Device after device was released with a physical keyboard for several years, some good and some bad (cough Moto Backflip cough). We’ve seen a trend over the last year or two, in which QWERTY ...

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