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 Android devices, by joining the Open Handset Alliance it shows our commitment [to ...

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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 old MOTO feeling to it mixed with a little new.  It’s a slide up QWERTY that doesn’t have a chin, which ...

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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 a look at a dozen high quality pictures of the phone from every angle imaginable.

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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 that this is exactly what is happening.  Today, PC World is reporting that Taiwanese Far EasTone is working with a ...

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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 we like it.  It’s slimmer, sleeker, and sexier than the G1.

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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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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 of developer help. The annual conference is Google’s largest developer gathering and includes sessions on working with various ...

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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 1.5 update.  T-Mobile’s G1 owners are growing increasingly more anxious for the cupcake features, but it feels like other countries keep cutting us ...

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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 can flash your handset with the new Cupcake build.

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Verizon Looking For “Android Devices Expert”

According to a recent job posting on the Verizon Careers board, the nation’s largest carrier is looking for an Android Device Expert.  This is the first indication that the provider might be gearing up to release handsets or services based on Android.

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Getting to Know the Samsung i7500 (PHOTOS)

It didn’t take long to go from rumor to press release – the Samsung i7500 is officially headed to Europe this June.  It’s a beautiful looking phone that has a lot of Samsung feel to it, but what about the stuff inside?  Oh… That’s even better!

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Samsung Launches I7500, The Company’s First Android-Powered Mobile Phone

Seoul (Korea Newswire) April 27, 2009 05:08 PM — Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., a leading mobile phone provider, today unveiled the I7500, its first Android-powered mobile phone. With a launch of I7500, Samsung became the first company among the global top three mobile phone manufacturers to ...

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Rumor: i7500 to Be First Samsung Android Handset

A few weeks back we reported that the first Samsung handset to run Android was going to be the S8000.  Today we’re hearing that the i7500 is said to be the phone to get that honor.

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Skytone A680 Netbook to Sell for $250

The race for the first Android netbook to hit the streets looks to be Skytone‘s to lose right now.  The Alpha 680 is expected to go into final stages of prep with a prototype due in June.  From there, a launch is expected 1-2 months later.

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