April 1, 2015

Mobilizy Announces WIKITUDE.me and Developer API

One of original winning apps of the initial Android Developers Challenge, Wikitude is rightfully the first name we think of when it comes to Augmented Reality.  The team behind the app, Mobilizy GmbH, recently announced enhancements to their ...

New Pictures of Sony Ericsson “Rachael”

The guys over at Boy Genius Report were tipped to some new pictures of the recently leaked “Rachael” handset.  Presumed to be the first Android handset to come from Sony Ericsson, it’s rumored to have a Snapdragon processor ...

Two More Android Updates Slated for 2009

We’ve seen two updates to Android in the first half of the year. Get ready for another pair over the next 6 months. According to Mobile Crunch, we’ll be seeing a minor update and a major update before the year is out. We saw a minor ...

Listen Up: Podcast #8 On Demand

Monday night saw another fun podcast with the AndroidGuys talking Android with with a handful of guests.  This week we had Nick (HTCSource), Taylor (AndroidAndMe), and John (Phonedog).  About once a week, the ‘Guys get together and ...

Pre-Orders for T-Mobile myTouch 3G Happening Now

Existing T-Mobile customers now have the ability to go and place a pre-order for the new myTouch 3G handset.  No longer simply a place holder, the website is fully interactive and allows visitors to check out all the cool features and ...

Dev Case Study: Fonolo, Part Two

Learn more about the Fonolo deep-dialing Android client, and what its developers think of Android development, in part two of an Dev Case Study interview, in today's episode of Building 'Droids!

App Review: aTAKEphONE

If you have ever found yourself wishing the pack in phonebook app for Android was a bit more robust aTAKEphONE might just be the app you’ve been looking for. When you first install aTAKEphONE it gives you the option to import your existing ...

Dev Case Study: Fonolo, Part One

Learn about the Fonolo deep-dialing Android client, and what its developers think of Android development, in part one of an Dev Case Study interview, in today's episode of Building 'Droids!

HighScreen PP5420 – From Russia, With Love

In the same vein as Kogan’s Agora Pro and the ONE from Geek’s Phone comes Vobis Computer’s HighScreen PP5420. By this we mean an Android handset from a relatively unknown company. The Russian-based Vobis handset has what ...

Enabling the Ecosytem: ABBYY, Part Two

Android devices typically have a camera. Cameras can be used to read text via OCR. Want to do OCR on Android? Read the second part of our Enabling the Ecosystem interview with ABBYY, makers of the Mobile OCR Engine, in today's episode of ...

Motorola Aiming For Low-End with Android

The smart phone market is getting more crowded all the time as handset makers are expanding the product lines.  Every carrier now has at least one smart phone hovering around the $200 price point.  How does one hope to grab market share in an ...

Unboxed and Demo’d – The HTC Hero [VIDEO]

One of the guys from CoolSmartPhone was able to get a demo model of the HTC Hero to play with over the course of a week.  The video below is the first day of playing with the phone, from the moment he takes it out of the box.  He finds the ...

YouMail’s Visual VoiceMail Plus Lands on Android

YouMail has launched their Visual Voicemail Plus (VVP) app in the Android Market, allowing users to play and see their voicemail right on their handset.  Further, there are all kinds of other features that come with the app.  The Android ...