I’ve Got Cliq Envy

When I was a young boy in Catholic school, I was always taught that envy was one of the Seven Deadly Sins.  As of yesterday, I am heading to the confessional because of the early Christmas present I got my wife this weekend, the Motorola Cliq from T-Mobile. As a rule, I am an early... Read More

Donut Details Indicate That it’s Delicious

The official Android code repository has been updated with the next level of baked pastry goodness. Donut has arrived over the last few days and everyone is getting amped all over again. Before going much further, we recommend reading Mark Murphy’s Android 2.0/Donut primer. Always keep ...

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Minor Update to Android Fixes Bugs

We recently learned that both minor and major updates were due out this year for Android users. It appears as if the minor update has started rolling out. We’re hearing reports from some of you guys that you’ve woken up to a system notice. After going through the update, we’re ...

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Android 2.0 Due Late Summer? [UPDATE]

UPDATE: Skip to bottom to see the latest on this subject. While everyone is just getting used to Cupcake (Android 1.5), the team behind The Weather Channel app is already working with the Android 2.0 SDK. In today’s Q&A interview with Traci of The Weather Channel, I learned that the ...

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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 in the upgrade from 1.0 to 1.1 and the... Read More

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? Tell us below what you think of Cupcake/Android 1.5 now that you have it.

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AndroidUploads Week In Review

It’s Sunday again so that means it’s time to catch up on the videos and podcasts from last week over on AndroidUploads. Be sure to swing by the site a time or two throughout the week to see what Android apps are being announced and reviewed. Demos and walkthroughs show up daily and ...

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Android Devs Answer Questions, Talk Donut and Rooting

As I go through some of the post- Google I/O tweets and emails from some of our readers, I get the feeling that those involved on the Android have long forgotten about Cupcake.  To quote the Black Eye Peas, they’re ‘on that new new’.  In this case, it’s Donut.  So ...

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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 matters into your own hands.  That’s right!  You can get the update file yourself and install it ...

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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 of Cupcake will have extra yumminess baked into it.

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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 point out what’s still lacking or completely missing.  This brings up the question of the week… What do you ...

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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 the update.  Take a peek at some of the stuff that’s already in the Android Market. We imagine the Market will have  to 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 of next week. As with previous software maintenance releases, the update will be randomly sent “over ...

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Yet Another Video of Cupcake Features (VIDEO)

Here’s some video of Android 1.5 which was released to developers yesterday.  Owners of the Google Dev Phone 1 can now flash their handsets with the latest build and start using the new features and improvements.

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