Somewhere Over The Rainbow

Oh, boy do I feel cheated! Gone, gone are the honeymoon days when I had this wonderful love affair with my brand shiny new MyTouch. The bride turned out to be a little bit too old, not very smart and missing some very important qualities. To my own horror I found myself lurking in the... Read More

Garmin Looks to Android for Direction

With the recent announcement of Android 2.0 and the eagerly anticipated addition of Google Maps Navigation, it should come as no surprise that established navigation companies like Garmin weren’t as excited about it as us Android users were.  However, as part of their “Q3 Earnings ...

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Behold More Cube!

The boys at TmoNews were sent a video that show what the UI looks like for the Behold II.  Being both Android-based and TouchWiz, we’re anxious to see how the interface works.  What’s with the cube? The (grainy) video below gives us a few minutes of how everything works.  It ...

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By the Way, Verizon’s DROID ERIS Arrives Tomorrow at $99

Official news out of the Verizon camp confirms much of what we’ve been reporting on for the last few weeks.  The HTC Droid ERIS  goes on sale tomorrow at stores around the country for $99 after a mail-in rebate and a 2-year agreement. Normally, this would be a bigger story, but ...

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More Samsung Saturn Details Emerging

The latest Samsung handset find itself sneaking onto the internet is/was the i6500 “Saturn”.  On Monday, there was literally nothing to share aside from the fact that it had 802.11b/g WiFi capability.  Exciting, right?  Tonight, we’ve got a few more details to pass along.  ...

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Check it Out! It’s an Unboxed DROID Eris!

There’s not much more to say aside from the headline.  Boy Genius Report has a tipster who scored an HTC Droid Eris from who-knows-where and has a few pictures from an unboxing.  We grabbed two that we liked and listed them here.  Warning: The entire gallery is only 5 shots so ...

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DROID Does Times Square and Extended Hours

The Droid goes on sale this Friday and Verizon wants to make sure everyone knows about it.  The nation’s largest carrier has some special things in store for customers that only start with extended shopping hours. Most of Verizon’s stores will open at 7:00AM or 8:00AM Friday so ...

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Sony Ericsson’s Drop Dead Gorgeous Xperia X10 Officially Announced

We’ve been waiting a long time for Sony Ericsson to give the goods on their first Android-based handset and today they delivered.  The phone is called XPERIA X10 and it’s stunning any way you look at it.  Looking for a sleek, sophisticated handset with curves?  Done.  What if ...

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GSM Droid Caught on Film, Headed to T-Mobile?

The hottest Android phone on the planet right now has to be the Verizon Droid from Motorola.  The recently announced and soon to be launched handset has people drooling all over the world.  Unfortunately, the Droid won’t work in many parts of the world due to it being CDMA.  This calls ...

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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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