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Hey Trent… Bring the App to Android!

I have to admit it – when Trent Reznor and Nine Inch Nails announced their nin: access app for iPhone, I was jealous. Here was one of my favorite, forward

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Google’s Android Lawsuit

If Erich Specht  gets his way, his company Android Data Corp.,  will receive nearly $100 million in damages from Google and the entire Open Handset Alliance over use of the

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You Tell Us: Can Android Save Motorola?

There’s been steady talk for many months now about how poor Motorola is doing as a company.  Going from 23% worldwide market share down to 6% in 9 quarters has

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Official Blog Talks Up Widget Design

Talk all you want about soft keyboard and video recording, but the biggest change in Android will be the implementation of widgets. Starting with calendars, picture frames, and playlists, Google

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Motorola to Offer Multiple Android Devices by Holidays

Somewhere in the middle of the less-than-impressive figures from Motorola’s Q1 earnings, Motorola’s CEO made it known that they will have multiple devices out this year running Android.  Could we

App Reviews

App Review: Repligo Reader (PDF)

A no-frills PDF reader that gives you exactly what you’d expect. Tight Android integration make it easy to pull up files from emails and websites too.

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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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Vodafone Hinting at More Android, Less Google

In an interview with TechRadar, Vodafone suggests that future Android-based handsets are being evaluated and that some could come loaded with less Google and more Vodafone. “We’re looking at other

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BGR: Calgary to be First Android Handset from Motorola

The Boy Genius Report is, well… reporting that the first Android handset from Motorola will be the Calgary.  Shown below in mockups, the device has that some of that same

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Samung i7500 Stands Still for a Few High-Res Pics

There’s no doubt that the Samsung i7500 is the Android phone getting the most buzz right now.  It’s a great looking phone with a lot under the hood too.  Take

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SkyTone Alpha 680 Demo’d (VIDEO)

Enjoy a pair of videos showing the SkyTone Alpha 680 running Android.  The first video shows the web browser, maps,  Skype,  and Palringo.

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Far EasTone to Drop a Pair of Android Handsets in ’09

Google’s decision to set up camp in Taiwan is looking better all the time.  Wanting to work closer with members of the Open Handset Alliance and further Android, it appears

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First Video of Samsung i7500 Emerges (VIDEO)

Sunday was the rumor.  Monday morning was the announcement.  Monday afternoon were the first images.  Today, we’ve got the first video.  The more we look at this phone, the more

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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

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Google I/O to Offer Plenty of Android Tutorials, Surprises

Dan Morrill has been talking up Google I/O quite a bit lately, and for good reason.  It’s shaping up to be the event of the year for Android, in terms