Nexus One May Suffer from Same Framerate Issue as EVO

We reported recently that the EVO has been having some serious frame rate issues, namely that it is locked at 30 FPS in both 2d and 3d modes.  Now it seems that the Nexus One may be suffering from the same frame rate issue. In a post over at dailytech.com, it is being reported that... Read More

HTC EVO 4G Afflicted by Framerate Issue?

Reports are surfacing from XDA-Developers and the Google Code forums that the HTC EVO 4G has major framerate issues.  It seems that the device is some how locked at 30 frames per second both in 2D (Canvas) and 3D (openGL) modes. Interestingly, the HTC Hero hits 54fps on average and has smoother ...

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A brief history of Android releases

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With Android 4.4 KitKat now officially outed by Google we are looking ahead to learning about the details and intricacies of the next release of the platform. We expect the build to debut with the Nexus 5 in the coming weeks, however previous Nexus products should also see the Hershey-inspired ...

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20 of the most head-scratching moments in the history of Android

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Take a trip through time and recall some of the dumbest things to happen in Android's first years.

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HTC: Remaining Android 4.0 updates due by end of August

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HTC expects to wrap up their Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich updates by the end of August, according to a company representative. A member of the HTC Facebook team, answering a question from a fan, indicated the final handset updates should be rolled out in the coming weeks.  After hitting us ...

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Max Payne available for Android, optimized for NVIDIA Tegra 3

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Classic PC title comes to select Android smartphones and tablets.

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Max Payne for Android set to drop June 14

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Grab your semi-automatics and make sure your magazines are full, everyone, because Max Payne is set to hit Android on June 14th. It’s coming full with HD graphics and a full MP experience. the game will be dropping at $2.99 in the Google Play Store – for the following phones: ...

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Apple adds Samsung Galaxy S III to suit, renews complaints with HTC

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Apple is at it again, folks. Time for some more lawsuit news, as Big Fruit has not only renewed their claims against HTC, but is now adding the Samsung Galaxy S III to their line of supposed evildoers. The claim against HTC involves the “data tapping” hyperlink menu, and is asking ...

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Amazon offering all Sprint 4G Android phones for one penny each!

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For a limited time, all new Sprint customers can grab a 4G Android smartphone for one penny.

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HTC confirms 16 Android handsets for Ice Cream Sandwich

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HTC lists both U.S. and international models expecting to be served a dish of delicious Ice Cream Sandwich.

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HTCdev adds several devices to Unlocked Bootloader Menu

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One of the responsibilities of the HTCdev team includes providing a method to unlock the bootloader on several HTC devices. They now allow users to unlock the bootloader on over 30 devices worldwide. Last month we saw them unlock six more handsets on devices near 2 years old. This time around, ...

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HTC outlines new details for Android 4.0 updates

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The handset maker adds new models to the list of devices expected to receive Android 4.0. Additionally, HTC outlines a specific time frame for select smartphones.

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Touch Clockworkmod Recovery released for a number of devices, courtesy of Koush

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Clockworkmod is without doubt the most useful tool for rooters and ROM installers, providing detailed functions like backup and restore, wiping options, and of course installing ROMs. As awesome as it may be, it can be a bit of a pain to navigate around all those options, as you have to do it ...

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Sprint and HTC begin removing Carrier IQ from handsets

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We learned from Android Central yesterday that the HTC EVO 3D was set to see an updated firmware which included the removal of Carrier IQ’s software.  The controversial feature has been a hot topic over the last few months with many users wanting the ability to opt out of the service.  It ...

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Sprint wants first dibs on that Christmas money, “After Christmas Sale” revealed

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The hustle and bustle of the holidays can certainly do a number on your wallet. That’s why Sprint has decided to give you some time off, in hopes Santa brings you some cash. Starting the day after Christmas and running until January 7th of 2012, Sprint will be offering the following ...

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