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Donut, Eclair, and Flan – Rubin Talks Future of Android

Andy Rubin, or, The Man, as we like to call him around here, was speaking at a T-Mobile and Google media event earlier today where the Google VP of engineering

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You Tell Us: Cupcake… Worth the Wait?

You waited for what seemed like an eternity for it.  Now you have it.  Does it live up to the hype or are you nonplussed by it in the end?

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Android-Based Asus Eee PC Spied at Computex [VIDEO]

Engadget and Tweaktown came across a prototype Asus Eee PC running Android with a Snapdragon processor.  The chip, made by Qualcomm supports 1Ghz speeds and 720p HD resolution for video. 

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Don’t Wait – Grab US Cupcake For Yourself NOW!

We learned yesterday that the official US Cupcake rollout started.  No, for real this time.  Seriously. Instead of sitting around over the next few days starting at your G1, take

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First Looks at HTC Hero Firmware [VIDEO]

The 17 year old Android Hacker known as Haykuro has somehow gotten his hands on the firmware for the HTC Hero.  The yet-to-be formally announced handset looks like its flavor

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You Tell Us: Beyond Cupcake, What do You Want from Android?

According to T-Mobile, the cupcake/Android 1.5 rollout is supposed to begin today.  While this might the blessing to most folks, there are going to be a few who grumble and

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Advance Look at Android 1.5 Widgets [VIDEO]

John Walton of phonedog put together a nice 10 minute video that shows just what kind of widgets are going to be available for Android 1.5 once your handsets get

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PayPal Announces Android App

PayPal just introduced their app for Android today. The app, available in the Android Market, allows users easy access to many of PayPal’s popular features.

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T-Mobile USA Officially Announces Cupcake Rollout – For Real This Time

T-Mobile is delighted to announce the upcoming release of Android 1.5 with “Cupcake” coming soon to the T-Mobile G1! We plan to begin sending out the update starting the end

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It Has Begun – Cupcake Rollout Starts in US and UK! [UPDATE]

Keep a close eye on your G1 over the next few days.  T-Mobile is apparently sending out the Cupcake/Android 1.5 update to owners living in the US and UK.  At

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Android Around the World: T-Mobile Netherlands Getting 1.5

After getting to be the first country in the world to carry an Android handset, it sure seems like the US is going to be the last to get the

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Android Dev Phones Get 1.5 Update

If you happen to own one of the Dev Phone 1’s from Google, you’ll be pleased to know that Android 1.5 is now available for your handset.  That’s right, you

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Talking Live Folders and GLSurfaceView

Romain Guy and Jack Palevich have dropped by the official Android Developers blog to talk new features in Android 1.5.  As part of the recent series of tips and tutorials,

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Dianne Hackborn Talks Soft Keyboards for Android 1.5

We have to be getting close to dropping the full Android 1.5 SDK on developers.  It’s either that or we’re going to see the platform updated soon. The Android Developers

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Cupcake Spotted in the Wild

The folks who work at the Google Campus in Mountain View are being treated to Cupcake before everyone else.  Everyone out there gets an “early look”  at the update.  Well,