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“Bigfoot” is an HTC Device – Cosmetic Redesign of Same Old G1

Here we are – right back where we started.  According to a “trusted source” over at TmoToday, the G1 v2/Bigfoot handset is manufactured by HTC. The G1 V2 is still

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Upcoming Samsung Handsets Have Android Headed for the Stars

After waiting for what seemed like an eternity for Samsung Android news, we finally caught a few breaks these last couple of weeks.  Now it seems like we can’t keep

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Is “Bigfoot” a Motorola Device?

Some people love to dig through leaked phone pictures and piece things together like an episode of LOST.  Give them 1 picture of a handset, and the collective mind of

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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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Strategy Analytics: 8 Million Android Handsets in ’09

Analysts are starting to make some pretty bold forecasts for our favorite mobile OS. Android is now in a good position to become a top-tier player in smartphones over the

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Detailed Look at Samsung’s i7500 [VIDEO]

The fellas over at Tech65.org were able to get their hands on the first Android handset from Samsung.  Dubbed the i7500, it offers a few thing that are absent from

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T-Mobile Betting Heavily on Android with 3 Vendors in ’09

We’re anxious to read the upcoming interview between GigaOm’s Om Malik and Cole Brodman, chief technology officer at T-Mobile USA. Expected to be released on or around Monday, it looks

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Android Phone Acts Like Wii Controller [VIDEO]

Check out the video below for yet another glimpse into what happens when you mix Android’s capabilities with other technology… A guy going by the name of Jubei has found

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Acer: Wait a Sec… We Might Have a Phone in ’09

There was a widely circulated rumor earlier this week that Acer was not going to be able to get their US handsets out until next year, bumming out quite a

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FlightStats Releases Flight Tracking App for Android

FlightStats has announced the launch of their air travel app for Google Android phones. Called FlightStats for Android it provides flight status, delays, airport weather, and more. Users can find

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Rogers Wireless Preps for Exclusive Canadian Launch of HTC Dream and HTC Magic

Canadians to Get Android-Powered Smartphones: Rogers Wireless prepares for the Mobile Revolution with the exclusive Canadian launch of the HTC Dream and HTC Magic TORONTO, May 7 /CNW/ – Rogers

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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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Android Around the World: Market Updates from Various Countries

Android and The Android Market are contiuing to spread across the world, stopping off at new countries all the time.  While some are fully operating with paid apps, others are

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Fujitsu Siemens’ Amilo Mini Netbook With Android [VIDEO]

Android netbooks have been getting a lot of press lately and videos are starting to leak out with various form factors and designs.  More than a handful of companies have

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HTC Hero Shows Up

One of the HTC handsets leaked from early in the year has resurfaced.  The HTC Hero has shed the pink from the early look image and put on a more