T-Mobile USA/UK Handset Announcements

According to “people familiar with the matter,” T-Mobile USA is expected to formally announce the follow up to the T-Mobile G1 handset.  The phone, known as the myTouch3G has been a terribly kept secret in these circles and is alleged to go on sale this summer.  We’ve seen ...

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Huawei U823X Caught on Film [VIDEO]

The first Android handset from China-based Huawei is definitely a thing of beauty. Announced yesterday at CommunicAsia, U823X is scheduled for a European release for later this year. The 3.5″ touch display puts it bigger than anything HTC has done yet and the same goes for the battery. ...

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Layar’s Augmented Reality is Dreamy [VIDEO]

Augmented reality applications are changing the way we view the world.  No longer do we have to wonder what’s on the other side of town or, for that matter, on the next block.  Android users are able to pull out their handsets and run apps like Wikitude, nru, and now Layar to see where ...

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Say Hello to the Huawei U8230

The CommunicAsia 2009 Expo and Conference is taking place in Singapore right now and the first Android handset to emerge is the Huawei U8230.  The handset features a 3.5″ LCD touchscreen, 3.2MP camera, and a whopping 1500mAH battery. Having joined the Open Handset Alliance in 2008, ...

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MyTouch 3G in Snapped in Real World

Typically, whenever the “in the wild” shots start showing up, one might assume an actual product launch is right around the corner.  Hopefully this is the case with the T-Mobile MyTouch 3G.  The successor to the G1 and the second overall Android (US) handset is nearing its release ...

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BGR Unearths Another Dell Handset

Two Dell rumors in one day!  The Boy Genius Report has published what they claim is an upcoming Dell handset which runs Android.  Now, even with the super ultra blurry shot, we can see that this is not an Android look we’ve seen before.  The icons look like they are some sort of ...

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Dell’s Android Handset Leaked?

Well, well, well.  What do we have here?  Supposedly, this is the first picture of Dell’s Android handset.  After nearly a year and a half of rumors, this could be the first sign of something tangible from the PC giant.  Exciting yes?  Proceed with caution. For starters, it looks to ...

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BenQ Announces Android Handsets and Netbooks

Taiwanese electronics company BenQ has announced plans to launch both a smartphone and a netbook with Android as the operating system next year. The adds BenQ to the ever-growing list of companies working on smartphones and/or netbooks running Android software. Located in Taipei, BenQ BenQ ...

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Embedded Alley Delivers Development System for Android-based Devices – Takes Android Beyond Mobile

Partners with MIPS Technologies in Supporting Android Applications in Consumer Electronics, Automotive, Networking and More San Jose, California and Taipei, Taiwan, June 1, 2009 – Embedded Alley, a leading provider of embedded Linux® solutions, today announced shipment of the Embedded ...

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Garmin-Asus’ Handset Due Q1 ’10 or Sooner

Garmin-Asus, a joint product venture between GPS maker Garmin and PC maker Asus(tek) plan to launch their first smartphone based on Android no later than the first quarter of next year (2010).  It’s possible it might even arrive earlier according to associate vice president of ...

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Acer: Android Netbook Q3, Phone in Q4

We’ve known for quite some time now that Acer had been taking a look at Android.  Just how close of a look though was not that clear – until yesterday.  Apparently, Acer liked Android enough to join the Open Handset Alliance and pledge their support.  This puts them in league ...

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Koolu’s Freerunner Shipping Early June

Toronto-based Koolu is in the final stages of prepping their GTA02 version of the Freerunner. The Openmoko-made handset is set to roll out to developers in a beta versions over the next two weeks with consumer versions following in July. We’re targeting businesses that want functionality ...

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AndroidUploads Week In Review

It’s Sunday again so that means it’s time to catch up on the videos and podcasts from last week over on AndroidUploads. Be sure to swing by the site a time or two throughout the week to see what Android apps are being announced and reviewed. Demos and walkthroughs show up daily and ...

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Android Devs Answer Questions, Talk Donut and Rooting

As I go through some of the post- Google I/O tweets and emails from some of our readers, I get the feeling that those involved on the Android have long forgotten about Cupcake.  To quote the Black Eye Peas, they’re ‘on that new new’.  In this case, it’s Donut.  So ...

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Verizon Says Yes to Android Too

You didn’t think Big Red would let the other three companies run around with Android and not want to get in on the fun, did you?  AT&T became the largest carrier in the US to offer Android handsets earlier this week, albeit in an unofficial way.  With three of the top four providers ...

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