Another Samsung Phone to Start Tracking – Saturn

Another day, another Android phone.  Okay, not exactly but a guy can dream, can’t he? A new Samsung handset (i6500) has picked up its WiFi interoperability certification over the weekend and it’s likely to be running Android.  Why do we say that?  Well, the codename ...

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Droid Eris Packaging and “In the Wild” Shots

Here’s some Saturday multimedia to share with you guys.  PhoneArena was able to score a few shots of the HTC Droid Eris in the wild, running Sense.  There’s also a pic of the packaging which might indicate the general direction of Verizon’s “Droid” marketing.  ...

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Sony Ericsson Teases With “What’s Next” On Eve of Announcement [VIDEO]

Sony Ericsson has put together a quick 20-second video to tease us with whatever it is they plan to announce next Tuesday.  (HINT: It’s Rachael!)  We get to see the handset from various angles as it glides in and over us in a very futuristic setting.  We don’t see anything here ...

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“I Know I Missed the iPhone, but Now I’m Taking my ‘Droid and Going Home!”

Yesterday I was watching football when I started to see a really good commercial, talking about everything the iPhone ISN’T.  I was sitting there saying, hey, all that stuff sounds like Android!  Then at the end of the commercial, I see droiddoes.com.  I then think about the whole ...

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LG Opens Doors on GW620 “Eve” Website

LG is gearing up to launch their first campaign based around Android.  Touting  their handsets as the “friendly smartphone”, the GW620 (Eve) certainly seems aimed directly at the social butterfly.  Check out the spots below and you’ll see what we mean. The accompanying ...

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Newbtorial: Hi I’m Android, Pleased to Meet You! (Part 1)

Okay, so this probably should have been Newbtorial edition number one, but not unlike most people who are engrossed in fanaticism over their favorite game, band, book, or you name it, I took for granted that most people know what Android is. How inconceivable that there could be some one out ...

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More Droid Eris Details Coming to Light

Well, now that we got “Droid” out of our system (or did we?), we’re ready to move on to the next thing. In this case, the next thing happens to be Droid Eris, also headed for Verizon.   Very little has been gathered about this device considering it will arrive in just over a ...

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App Review: Service Tattler

I was a heck of a bartender back in the day.  I could sling drinks as fast as anyone and chat with random people about anything.  This resulted in a great group of regulars most nights.  Still, my mix-master skills and charm couldn’t please everyone, like the girl who wanted Midori and ...

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BillShrink.com Breaks Down the Total Cost of Droid Ownership

So you’re thinking about getting the Droid from Verizon but don’t know how much it’s going to set you back.  Sure you know the phone costs $199 after rebate, but what’s the long-term cost of ownership?  That’s where BillShrink.com comes in.  They’ve just ...

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Peter Rojas: Droid Eris Will Be $99

Peter Rojas, co-founder of Engadget, Gizmodo, and gdgt has just spilled some delicious beans.  A post listed over on a gdgt discussion board under the category of Droid Eris says that the handset will come in with the lowest price point of any Android handset yet.    

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A Few Droid Eris Tidbits

The more we hear about the Droid Eris, the more we believe our initial assumption will hold true.  This phone will likely end up being a Verizon-branded version of the HTC Hero.  They look nearly identical on the outside and now we’re hearing that they may be resemble each other on the ...

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MOTOROLA CLIQ Ad From T-Mobile

If you subscribe to the T-Mobile YouTube channel, you’d already know what we’re about to say.  Here’s the first look at a :60 ad that shows off the features of MOTOBLUR and the social networking integration.  Hopefully, T-Mobile gets this out in front of potential ...

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HTC Kicks off Ad Campaign Centered Around ‘You’

For years, HTC has been the biggest handset maker that nobody had ever heard of.  Content to stand back in the shadows and defer the spotlight, the Taiwanese manufacturer has remained relatively unknown.  If someone were to ask you who made your Windows Mobile smart phone, chances were good ...

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FixIt!: Android Devices

Yes, we are all very excited with the newly announced Android devices, but let’s step back for just a minute and take a look at what is obviously missing from most of the current and upcoming devices. Here is a short list of items for manufacturers to think about:    

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Samsung Spica Announced For Russia

Samsung has officially announced (Russian) the Galaxy’s sibling handset, the Spica.  Previously known as the i5700 and Galaxy Lite, the phone has been presumed to be the little brother to the Galaxy.  It’s not know which carrier will pick up the Spica but the cost is said to be 14 ...

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