Android, FTW!

Two weeks ago I purchased my wife an iPhone 4 to get her to send/receive text messages  (my new toy by proxy) and I got me a couple of Palm Pre’s via craigslist, as I wanted to see what all the fuss was about for webOS’ coming out party with the just announced HP Pre... Read More

HTC Opening “Scribe” Tech to Third Party Devs

While the jury may still be out for some concerning the upcoming HTC Flyer/EVO View 4G and it’s Scribe powered pen, there is some exciting news as HTC has decided to open up the Scribe technology to 3rd party developers, which means that we should see some pen powered apps in the future.  ...

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Yap to Provide Free Voicemail-to-Text for AT&T, T-Mobile and Verizon

This morning at CTIA, Yap, an innovator in the realm of cloud-based, automated speech recognition services, announced the availability of Yap Voicemail, a competitor to Google Voice along the lines of PhoneFusion and YouMail. Yap’s goal is to eliminate the need to listen to long ...

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Kyocera Launches Developer Program for Echo

We've gotten word from the guys over at BusinessWire that Kyocera has launched an Android developer program, aimed specifically at app development for their Echo device that we saw back in February. They're claiming that they already have some major Android developers on board (although they're ...

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RadioShack Offering Trade In Credit on New Android Handsets

If you are in the market to upgrade your device, and want a nice incentive to do so, RadioShack is offering some trade-in deals that may make your decision a little easier to make, or at least satisfy your spouse that you really do need a new handset and it won’t break the bank.  Check... ...

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Will the HTC Shooter be Announced as EVO 3D?

A week from now and we'll know for certain but the preliminary specs for the upcoming EVO 3D have landed online. Look for an Android 2.3.2-powered device with dual-core, qHD display, and more!

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AndroidGuys Weekly RoundUp March 7 – March 11

Yeah, it's that time of the week again: time for the AG Weekly RoundUp, where I cover all the news that we reported on last week. So, let's get to it!

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Android 3.0 Gives Andy Some Screen Time!

I would say, with little doubt, that one of the coolest things about being in android fan boy is our mascot. We love our little green dot, we really do. With throw him on T-shirts, cover everything we own in decals, fill shelves with his action figures, and some of us cuddle up to her... Read More

AndroidGuys Weekly RoundUp Feb 21-26

The AndroidGuys Weekly Roundup is back, after a short hiatus! We covered a good chunk of news last week, so let's jump right into it!

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CyanogenMod Nightly for EVO 4G Includes WIMAX

Just had to give a quick shout to the EVO 4G users out there. A tweet by Cyanogen tipped us off that it’d be coming, and a tweet by Toastcfh confirmed it: last night’s nightly build for the EVO has the WIMAX built in.  You can find nightly build #6 via ROM Manager or the ...

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Epic 4G and Sanyo Zio Getting Froyo February 21!

No, you didn't read the title wrong, the Samsung Epic 4G and the Sanyo Zio are both getting some Froyo love on February 21st.

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GetJar Gets $25 Million to Fund Android Efforts

Cross-platform independent app store GetJar, probably best known to Android users as the place where Angry Birds debuted before hitting the Android Market, announced that it has secured a cool $25 million in new funding, and that the money is earmarked to “help publishers acquire Android ...

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The Kyocera Echo: Dead on Arrival?

I have been of a mind since I started writing that there is a purpose for each Android phone that has been made to date; that there are those who would choose that device and enjoy it. You have your superphone users, those who are only interested in something just over the feature phone ...

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AndroidGuys Weekly RoundUp Jan 30-Feb 4

It’s time for the AndroidGuys Weekly Roundup! We covered a lot of news last week, so let’s get to it! Devices that caught our attention: The NookColor, which is apparently being taken off B&N shelves for 2 weeks, due to the need for a “company-wide stock count” HTC ...

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Texas Instruments Planning to “Transform the Concept of Mobile” on February 7th

What will Texas Instruments unveil next week? Dual-core processors? Something in the 3D space? An Android-powered graphing calculator?

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