Shooting Holes in Rumors: Gingerbread Edition

Apparently we need to pump the breaks on the Android 3.0 and/or Gingerbread rumors.  All that good stuff we reported earlier this week regarding the fall release and minimum hardware expectations?  It’s all probably a buncha hooey.  Take a look at some of Dan Morrill’s recent tweets ...

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720p Video Capture, 3G Mobile Hotspot Coming to Droid Incredible

It appears that Droid Incredible owners have an update coming down the pipeline and it’s not your simple bug fix or maintenance release. According to AndroidForums user hyp3r1, he was able to score a test unit Droid Incredible from a friend at HTC (note the branding of the device).  Said ...

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Andy Rubin: Android Updates Will “Probably end up Being Once a Year”

Google VP Andy Rubin recently spent some time speaking with the Silicon Valley Mercury News where he shared a few details about the future of the mobile platform. Rubin acknowledged the rapid maturity of Android and how it has kept developers and OEMs up at night. After what seems like a new ...

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Motorola Updates Android 2.1 Timeline, Very Little Change

Motorola’s Owners’ Forum has posted a revised timeline for their Android-based handsets waiting for the coveted Android 2.1 update.  Not much has changed since the last time we checked in.  In fact, the Droid and Milestone are the only phones that differ – the Droid is all ...

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Droid 2.0.1 Update Now Rolling Out – Did You Get Yours?

Is Verizon playing Santa with its latest Android 2.0.1 OTA Update for the Motorola Droid?  As I sit here patiently waiting for my over-the-air push of the update, (some of you may already be sipping the eggnog) I have headed over to Verizon’s site to see what’s included in the ...

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CONFIRMED: T-Mobile CLIQ Getting OTA Updates Today

After some dark alley whispering and and rumors, we’ve been able to confirm that an over-the-air (OTA) update is being rolled out to T-Mobile CLIQ owners today. While it’s not the 1.6 or 2.0 that some of you might be hoping for, it does address some critical points.  Chief among ...

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Cyanogen’s ROM Now Features Improved Android Market

If you’re at all involved in Android, chances are pretty good you’ve heard of Cyanogen’s ROM.  If you’ve got a rooted handset, it’s almost guaranteed that you’ve come across the ROM at some point.  It has emerged as the premier ROM for Android handsets, ...

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Preview of Android Market Changes for 1.6 [VIDEO]

Wanna see what the Android Market will look like for Android 1.6?  Check out the video below.  Eric Chu of the Android Developers Blog just dropped a quick update on us to say that a few improvements are on there way.  Not only does it get a visual refresh with lots of color, but ...

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Donut Details Indicate That it’s Delicious

The official Android code repository has been updated with the next level of baked pastry goodness. Donut has arrived over the last few days and everyone is getting amped all over again. Before going much further, we recommend reading Mark Murphy’s Android 2.0/Donut primer. Always keep ...

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Two More Android Updates Slated for 2009

We’ve seen two updates to Android in the first half of the year. Get ready for another pair over the next 6 months. According to Mobile Crunch, we’ll be seeing a minor update and a major update before the year is out. We saw a minor in the upgrade from 1.0 to 1.1 and the... Read More

You Tell Us: Cupcake… Worth the Wait?

You waited for what seemed like an eternity for it.  Now you have it.  Does it live up to the hype or are you nonplussed by it in the end? Tell us below what you think of Cupcake/Android 1.5 now that you have it. Have you seen today's Deal of the Day? It's insane!

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Don’t Wait – Grab US Cupcake For Yourself NOW!

We learned yesterday that the official US Cupcake rollout started.  No, for real this time.  Seriously. Instead of sitting around over the next few days starting at your G1, take matters into your own hands.  That’s right!  You can get the update file yourself and install it ...

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Advance Look at Android 1.5 Widgets [VIDEO]

John Walton of phonedog put together a nice 10 minute video that shows just what kind of widgets are going to be available for Android 1.5 once your handsets get the update.  Take a peek at some of the stuff that’s already in the Android Market. We imagine the Market will have  to get ...

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PayPal Announces Android App

PayPal just introduced their app for Android today. The app, available in the Android Market, allows users easy access to many of PayPal’s popular features. Have you seen today's Deal of the Day? It's insane!

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Cupcake Spotted in the Wild

The folks who work at the Google Campus in Mountain View are being treated to Cupcake before everyone else.  Everyone out there gets an “early look”  at the update.  Well, kinda… Have you seen today's Deal of the Day? It's insane!

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