24 Hours with the Cliq 2.1 Update

I think the chief complaint behind companies who insist on having the own software overtop Android, be it Blur, Sense, or TouchWiz, is the delay in updates. Here I am, probably only a few short weeks, a month at most away from seeing Gingerbread Stock on my Nexus (I’m guessing – ...

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High-End LG Phone Spied with Verizon Branding

Engadget was passed a pair of images of an unknown LG handset marked with Verizon branding. Very little is known about this device other than it has was looks like a front-facing camera, a reflective, mirror-like display somewhere in the range of 4-inches, and a high-definition camera.

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Samsung Unveiling a New Android Device on November 8 [UPDATE]

We just received an invitation to an upcoming Samsung Mobile event for November 8th.  Keeping with their tradition of playing it coy, they only promise a “new Android device”.  Looking at the icons in the image and the stock exchange looking tickers in the background, we’ll go ...

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Rumored Motorola Olympus to Hit AT&T in Q1 ’11

According to a BGR source, AT&T is poised to pick up their best Android phone to date come early 2011.

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Rumor: HTC Knight Arrives January 6 as ‘Speedy’

The Boy Genius Report has been passed a tip that suggests the newly uncovered HTC Knight will be landing early January. Pegged with a launch set for the first day of CES 2011 (January 6th), their source also says that the phone will be rebranded as the HTC Speedy.

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Q3 2010 Quarterly Report Card (US Carriers)

We put this feature together to help fill you, dear reader, in on we think each of the big four wireless providers are doing as it pertains to Android. Using the same system as the first time around, we conducted a blind, internal poll with members of our staff deciding how they would grade ...

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Motorola Puts Together 7 Videos for T-Mobile Defy

Motorola's how2moto YouTube account has thrown seven new videos online to show off various features of the forthcoming T-Mobile Defy. Looking more like a few Android 101 tips, the short clips cover topics like capturing and sharing video clips, setting up personal email, and using contacts.

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Verizon Rumored to Drop Samsung Continuum, LG Vortex on October 29

According to sources at Droid Life, Verizon is set to launch two new Android handsets next Friday, October 29th. Should their intel prove correct, we should expect a press release from Verizon any moment.

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T-Mobile, Motorola Seeking Cliq Users to Test Android 2.1

Motorola is currently seeking 2,000 T-Mobile Cliq owners who would like to volunteer for some Eclair testing. A posting on the Motorola support forum says they are are rolling out a trial release of Android 2.1 ahead of the official update in order to get feedback and help ensure users get the ...

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Latest ‘Mobile Mix’ Report Shows Android Surpassing iPhone Ad Revenue

Millennial Media emailed us this morning to tell us about their latest monthly Mobile Mix report. As one of the bigger players in the mobile advertising space, these guys know a thing or two about what's going on in the world of Android. The September report confirms what we find ourselves ...

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T-Mobile to Push out Froyo to myTouch 3G Starting Tomorrow

T-Mobile is about to start making good on their promise to leave no (myTouch) phone behind.  According to information obtained by TmoNews, the carrier is set to roll out Android 2.2 to the original myTouch 3G handset starting tomorrow.  Expected to run until the October 25, this particular ...

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(Some) Official Droid 2 Global Specs Hit Motorola Website

The specs for Verizon’s next super phone, the Droid 2 Global, have landed online ahead of any official announcement from Motorola.  To be fair, these are not the full details, only enough to tease us.  Plus, we don’t have any images yet.  With that said, here’s what ...

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Sprint to Announce LG Optimus S for October 31

We’re getting early word that Sprint is set to announce their LG Optimus S handset for availability later this month.  Tagged with a very attractive $49.99 price point, the entry level phone is said to feature Android 2.2, a 3.2-inch HVGA touch display and a 3.2-megapixel camera.  Like ...

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U.S. Cellular Launching Samsung Mesmerize October 27

We just received official word from U.S. Cellular that they will be launching their Galaxy S series handset, the Samsung Mesmerize, on October 27th.

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EXCLUSIVE: More Details Leaking out for Sanyo Zio, Samsung Transform

One of our trusted tipsters has passed along some new Sprint details for a pair of upcoming devices. We felt you'd like to know a little more about the Sanyo Zio and Samsung Transform since we're expecting them less than a week from now. Yep, look for these two phones on October 10!

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