A Few More Cupcake Images Emerge (CTIA)

The boys over at MobileCrunch have scored some first hand photos of Cupcake running on the HTC Magic.  The images show some of the new features and enhancements coming from Google and pals.  Some are more subtle than others.

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WSJ Report Claims HP Eyeing Android for Netbooks

According to unnamed sources who have been briefed on the matter, HP is looking at Android as a possible OS for their netbook line.  If this pans out, it could be a huge win for Google and Android as a platform.

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Top Global Announces Google Android Gateway Development to Extend Android Applications to Millions of Bluetooth Phones and WiFi Devices

Top Global Android Gateway platform integrates 3G radio together with WiFi and Bluetooth for connectivity to multiple Bluetooth phones and WiFi devices simultaneously. Using the Top Global Android Gateway, most applications developed for Android phone can be delivered seamlessly to millions of ...

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G1 Tethering App Yanked From Market

Something tells me that the developer behind this app is going to get more notice now than ever before.  Google has pulled WiFi Tether for Root Users from the Android Market for violating the Developer Distribution Agreement. Google enters into distribution agreements with device manufacturers ...

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App Review: Palringo

Gives the default IM a run for its money. It provides tight integration of all popular platforms as well as a stable environment for chatting on the go.

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Digital Airways Enables Rapid Porting of New Applications to Android with Kaleido UI Solution (VIDEO)

The race for home screen customization is on.  In the last few weeks, we’ve seen a handful of titles popping up, including Sweeter Home, dxTop, and aHome.  As developers get more involved in what Android’s main screen can look like, tweaks and desktop hacks are sure to grow.  But ...

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7 Steps to Fix The Android Market

There is no mistaking it.  The Android Market needs help.  As more apps are added,  and the Android user base grows, the complaints about its shortcomings are keeping step.  I’ve seen both developers and Android fans alike chime in with ways they feel it could be improved. I’ve ...

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Sweeter Home Gives me a Sugar Buzz (VIDEO)

I’ve been dying to get Sweeter Home to run on my G1.  I came across this app a few weeks ago and have tried to get it to work  off and on.  The problem seems to be with whatever version (v.15) is currently in the Android Market.  Browsing through the comments, it seems like I... Read More

HTC Magic Passes FCC, One Step Closer

It happened.  Just like we hoped it would.  The HTC Magic is officially coming stateside.  No more worrying about whether Vodafone is going to be the only carrier in the world to get this handset.  In reality, nobody really expected them to be the only provider.  It’s just nice to ...

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BuddyMob Fine-Tuned for Optimal Performance

Brussels,  26 March  2009 – BuddyMob is a free, cool application for mobile devices, made by Kiboo. BuddyMob gives you access to all your social networking applications like Twitter, MSN, Gtalk and AIM and use them simultaneously from your mobile phone, via one simple log-in.

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BSQUARE to Port Adobe Flash onto New Google Android Mobile Device for Tier 1 Carrier

Leverages BSQUARE’s Android competency to enable rich content and applications demanded by smartphone consumers Bellevue, WA – March 25, 2009 – BSQUARE Corporation (Nasdaq: BSQR), the leading software solutions provider to the global embedded device community, today announced it will port ...

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Android Around the World: Orange France to Offer at Least 6 Android Phones in ’09

Orange France plans to have at least 6 Android devices from five handset manufacturers, including Motorola, Samsung, LG, and Sony Ericsson.  Oh yeah, we can’t forget HTC’s G1!  All five phone makers are members of the Open Handset Alliance.

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AlchemySnap: OCR & Photo Search for Android Handsets

We just received a tip from the makers of a forthcoming app called AlchemySnap.  With not much more than a paragraph and a 2-minute video to go by, we’re already extremely excited about the prospects of this app.

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Palringo Launches its Multi-Service IM Application on Android Market

Another cool app has arrived in the Android Market in the form of  Palringo.  This application ties together many of the popular messaging and social networking services such as Google Talk, MSN, Facebook, Yahoo! Messenger, AIM, iChat, and more.

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Acer’s “A1″ to Arrive in Fall

You gotta love rumors that come across like “This comes from a guy, who knows a guy…“  Such is the case with the Acer Android-based handset rumor. This one comes via TalkAndroid who found it in the The Philippine Business Mirror.   An unknown source within Taiwan-based Acer ...

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