RadioShack to Offer Trio of Free Android Phones

RadioShack is set to offer three Android devices for free starting December 18th and running through December 24th.

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Google Acquired Zetawire for Their NFC Expertise

Techcrunch is reporting that Google quietly purchased a small Toronto startup named Zetawire as long a year ago. What makes this small news item interesting is that Zetawire had a patent application in for a payment, advertising and identity management system tied up in one neat package with a ...

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New Photo Shows HTC Knight Keyboard

Remember the HTC Knight (aka Evo Shift 4G or Speedy), that’s headed for Sprint? Well, we’ve discovered another photo that gives us a good look at the keyboard on the Knight. Someone in the SprintUser forums posted the above picture of the device with the keyboard out, and it does ...

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HTC Knight Images Show a Finished Looking, Production Ready Handset

he folks over at HTCPedia Shop were passed a handful of HTC Knight images from one of their suppliers yesterday. The pictures show what appear to be production ready handsets with respective accessories in different colors. While it is entirely possible that these are very high quality renders, ...

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Introducing the Gingerbread Tracker (UPDATE 2)

The most common question we've fielded in the 24 hours since Android 2.3 was announced is, "When is my phone getting Gingerbread?" With only the Nexus S launching with the latest build of Android, users of all other handsets are going to want to know if, and when, their respective phone will ...

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AndroidGuys Weekly Roundup Nov. 29-Dec. 3

Join me as I recap the news we covered during the week of November 29-December 3!

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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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Best Buy Offering Free Android Phones in December Across all Four Major Carriers

Best Buy has announced a big smart phone initiative that will see free Android smart phones offered every day in December. Starting today and running through the end of the month, Best Buy will feature at least four free smart phones online, in each of their stores and, of course, Best Buy ...

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Galaxy S Propels Samsung to Number 1 Android Handset Maker in US

The figures are in and it looks like the third quarter (Q3 '10) was very kind to both Samsung and Android. Gartner has just reported that the handset manufacturer accounted for 32.1 percent of all Android smart phones sold in the United States over the previous three month period.

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LiveBlogging Verizon’s 4G LTE Announcement

We've long wanted to liveblog Android-related events here on AndroidGuys but had not come across any tools practical enough to try out. A few weeks back we came across a Wordpress plugin that we think will do the trick. We've been waiting patiently to kick the tires on this thing so what ...

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Amazon’s Smart Phone Deals Features Oodles of Android

Amazon has some amazing deals for those of you looking to pick up a new Android handset this holiday weekend. These devices are from all four major carriers and run the gamut of handset makers as well.

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Cox Isn’t Just Cable Anymore, Adds Android to Repertoire

Cable company Cox is breaking into the wireless business and is currently offering cellular service in select regions. Cox’s business plan is based around the user, offering great customer service and competitive  prices on bundle packages of cable, internet and phone service.  A new part ...

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EVO 4G Makes Cameo on Latest Episode of Fringe

Android is becoming quite the Hollywood starlet these days as handsets keep popping up on television shows. The latest episode of Fringe had a bit part played by our lovely Sprint beauty, the EVO 4G

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Source: HTC Knight is HTC EVO 4G Shift

Engadget is reporting this morning that the phone pegged with a codename of HTC Knight is set to become the EVO 4G Shift. Readers may recall HTC filing for the trademark, indicating Sprint's next 4G handset is nearing release.

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Hands-On Review of the OtterBox Commuter Series Case for the HTC EVO 4G

Since its mid-summer release, the HTC EVO 4G has received a fair amount of publicity. With a 4.3" screen, it is one of the largest Android phones on the market, and it is one of only four phones with "4G" data capabilities. With increased visibility comes increased popularity, and it is clear ...

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