March 27, 2015

Adobe AIR on the Android Platform

By Andy Rubin, Google VP of Engineering, Android Partnerships have been at the very heart of Android, the first truly open and comprehensive mobile platform, since we first introduced it with the Open Handset Alliance. Through close ...

Progressive Releases Car Insurance App for Android

After seeing tremendous interest in their mobile site from Android users, Progressive has released a full-on application to the market.  Aimed to simplify the online experience, the free app provides many of the same features as the their full ...

Boo-yah! Skyfire for Android Beta Leaked

Attention Android fans: so, those nice folks over at XDA seem to have gotten a hold of a copy of Skyfire for Android Beta!  I have to tell you it is extremely fast and extremely sharp, even for a beta.  If your interested in getting a copy, you ...

Blue Ant Q1 BT headset review

A few weeks ago, the editor-in-chief of AndroidGuys elected me to test and review a brand new Q1 headset.  First, because I am his favorite writer (yeah right) and secondly because I have the Motorola Droid that has version 2.0 and above, I ...

Stream Your Future Memories Real-Time with Qik

Ever find yourself wishing you had a webcam with you while on the go?  Let’s say you’re at grandma’s birthday party and want to share a video of her blowing out the candles.  What to do?  If you have Qik on your phone, you ...

Protected Apps Missing for HTC Desire Owners

Some HTC Desire owners are starting to run into aggravation over the inability to download select apps from the Android Market.  Apparently, Google yet to “sign off” the new HTC Desire ROM and it’s hiding copy protected ...

HTC Desire To Launch On U.S. Cellular This Summer

Today, U.S. Cellular announced though Facebook they’ll be launching the HTC Desire! All I have to say, is congratulations U.S. Cellular customers, really, really jealous!  The Facebook statement read: The worst kept secret in online history! HTC ...

Samsung Galaxy S to All Four Major Carriers?

Is Samsung planning to forgo the route of carrier exclusivity with their Galaxy S handset?  According to Broadpoint.AmTech analyst Mark McKechnie, that might very well be the case.  The world’s #2 cell phone maker expects to offer their ...

Dell Mini 5 With T-Mobile USA 3G Bands Hits FCC

It appears  that AT&T might not be the only carrier to get the Dell Mini 5 after all.  According to Engadget, a Dell Mini 5 with WCDMA Band IV in place of Bands II and V has been approved by the FCC (see document above).  In short, this ...

AndroidGuys is on Facebook!

You knew it was going to happen eventually… AndroidGuys has opened up a fan page on Facebook. Head on over to the AndroidGuys Facebook page and start following us. You’ll find exclusive offers, contests, and announcements that will ...

T-Mobile myTouch 3G Slide Details

Details surrounding T-Mobile’s next Android handset, the myTouch Slide, are starting to come together.  We know that the handset will come in black, red, and white iterations thanks to recently leaked photos.  In the last few days, ...