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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

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Samsung Houdini and G1 Bigfoot Due in the Fall for T-Mobile

A pair of new Android handsets headed for T-Mobile have just been uncovered.  At some point this fall, around back to school season, T-Mobile is apparently launching the Samsung Houdini. 

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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

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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.