Archos Opens AppsLib for Android Media Tablets

We’re still trying to verify this officially, but we wanted to share what we have so far – ARCHOS has partnered to create an alternative Android Market.  What makes this one so special is that it’s for devices running larger screens like media tablets, mobile internet ...

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Sholes: About that Name

How about a little light-hearted, interesting bit of triva to pass along today?  There’s a Motorola handset rumored to be landing on Verizon’s network later this year that goes by the codename/nickname of “Sholes”.  Strange name for a phone, isn’t it?  Well ...

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T-Mobile myTouch 3G Rooted in First Week

It took all of a week for the crafty boys of xda-developers to gain root access to the T-Mobile myTouch 3G.  The handset joins the G1 and Samsung Galaxy as being able to offer such access to the masses, making Android phones 3 for 3 so far!  The process is a touch more involved than... Read More

Dell Android Handset Headed to China with 16:9 Aspect Ratio?

Are we finally going to get beyond these Dell handset rumors?  Possibly.  It’s being reported that an email was sent from China Mobile to its Mobile Market developers with a tiny bit of Dell information mentioned.  Listed as an OPhone, the document indicates the phone will be called ...

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Samsung Galaxy Gets Rooted

The latest Android handset to get the root treatment is the Samsung Galaxy.  The first Android-based device to come out of  South Korea hasn’t arrived here in the US just yet but it’s just a matter of time.  After passing through the FCC a few months back, we’re just ...

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Motorola Morrison Getting Clearer – Specs Discovered

Taylor and company over at AndroidAndMe have been very busy digging up whatever specs they can on Motorola’s upcoming handsets.  The hard work is starting to pay off.  He’s unearthed the hardware specs for the Morrison handset. The phone is widely expected to be T-Mobile’s ...

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More HTC Fiesta Details – AT&T Bound?

CellPassion is getting pretty good at digging up details surrounding upcoming Android phones.  Last time it was the LG Eve – this time it’s the HTC Fiesta.  We first reported a little rumbling back in April, but today we’re back with more information to pass along. The specs ...

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Samsung: Android Phones “Well Under $100″ by Next Year

Tucked away at the very end of a NY Times article today is a little blurb that perked our ears up.  The piece is about the new Reclaim handset from Samsung and Sprint which is made from recycled materials and corn. It’s neat and all, but that’s not why we’re writing.  ...

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T-Mobile myTouch 3G Hits Stores

The myTouch 3G is now available in T-Mobile stores across the US, joining the G1 as the second Android handset for the carrier.  More importantly, it’s only the second Android phone to be released by a carrier in the country.  We’re not counting the Google Ion given out at I/O ...

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HTC Hero All But Officially Announced for Sprint

The fellas over at Engadget Mobile are reporting that they have seen the page shown in the image below.  They’re keeping the URL a secret, but this essentially wraps up the Hero to Sprint rumor.  There are still plenty of unknowns such as A)will it be exclusive, B) if so, for how long?, ...

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Accessory Review: Jawbone Prime Bluetooth Headset

When you mention Jawbone in the context of Bluetooth headsets you will probably get two reactions. The first will be “What’s that?” And the second will be “Yeah, those are awesome!” or something to that effect. When the Jawbone brand of headsets were initially ...

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HTC Launching 3 Phones in China This Year

The recently outted HTC Click handset is headed to China alongside two of his Android buddies.  The other two phones, the Magic and Hero will be making their way to China Mobile and Dopod, respectively. According to PC World, the Click will be priced at around 3,400 yuan ($500) and arrive in ...

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Say Hello to the Motorola “Sholes” [UPDATE]

Today finds us learning of a new Motorola handset, rumored to be headed to Verizon as early as October.  Called “Sholes”, it’s a slide out QWERTY with a touch of class. Thanks to the guys at Motofan.ru, we get a couple of high resolution pictures and a nice chunk of specs on ...

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Philips V808 Headed to China Mobile, Lacking Key Features

Sorry, but we have to throw some cold water all over your Philips V808 hopes.  We just learned of this handset a few days ago so it’s not exactly like we’ve been built up for a long time.  Engadget Mobile is reporting that this device is headed to China Mobile and will run the ...

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Android Around the World: G2 Touch Now Available for T-Mobile UK

For those of you living across the pond from us, the G2 Touch (HTC Hero) has arrived. T-Mobile UK is now selling the highly coveted handset for the very sexy price of FREE. If you sign up for the Combi 30 plan on an 18 month agreement, you’ll get 700 minutes a month, unlimited text,... ...

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