Huawei’s 8220 Coming to T-Mobile as ‘Pulse’

The last half  of 2009 promises to be packed with Android handsets from (hopefully) all the major US carriers.  T-Mobile said they plan to offer handsets from 3 vendors this year, and many believe Huawei to be the one to join HTC and Motorola. The last time we checked in, we were talking ...

Read More

HTC Magic Joins 1 Million Sold Club

Just a bit of short and sweet news to pass along to you guys today.  The HTC Magic has sold over 1 million units worldwide.  It’s not known what the breakdown is from country to country, but we’re happy for the figure nonetheless.  The handset has only been out since April and ...

Read More

Weekly Show #13 Is Now On Demand (Featuring Geodelic)

Episode number 13 of the weekly podcast show is now available on demand.  If you didn’t get a chance to tune in last night, you can head to BlogTalkRadio and download it.  While there, you should subscribe to the feed so you don’t miss any upcoming shows. This week’s guest ...

Read More

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 ...

Read More

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 ...

Read More

Motorola to “Blur” Android

The Motorola tipsters for Boy Genius Report have passed along some very interesting nuggets of information. It seems they plan to mesh all personal contacts and social networking indentities into one custom interface. The user interface is called ‘Blur’ and will be built around the ...

Read More

Motorola Morrison Sketches Show Handset from All Angles

Sketches like these are as close as you can get to real photos of handsets. There’s basically nothing you can’t make out from the photos below. The handset looks like your run-of-the-mill slide out QWERTY – nothing too fancy. It has the right form factor to appeal to the ...

Read More

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.  ...

Read More

Images Emerge of Official Facebook App

We reported last week that the release of the official Facebook application for Android is slated to happen any day.  A few of us thought it might have been timed to coincide with the launch of the myTouch 3G.  Well as we all know, that was yesterday.  So whenever you’re ready guys…

Read More

Android Version of Opera Mobile on the Way

Browser alternative Opera Mobile has been well received by Windows Mobile and Symbian users for quite some time now. Although it hasn’t been released for Android just yet, it is on the roadmap.  Yes, we have Opera Mini, but we don’t have the full version. Yes, we are working on an ...

Read More

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 ...

Read More

7″ Tablet Rumored for China Mobile

A 7″ Android-based tablet with phone functionality is being rumored for China Mobile. It’s being reported that the table will have the proprietary TD-SCDMA for 3G connectivity and run the OPhone OS. We’re tapped out spec-wise with the full sized web browser and front facing ...

Read More

Motorola Performs Better Than Expected

The second quarter results are in for Motorola and it looks like the Schaumburg-based company beat expectations.  To be fair, they did post a loss.  However the loss was narrower than projected. The loss was only 1 cent per share which beat the overall average estimates of  4 cents analysts ...

Read More

Official Facebook App Right Around the Corner

The Hatfield and McCoy feud that is Google and Facebook seems to have cooled a tad.  Well, by that we mean the official Facebook app is coming to Android shortly.  Perhaps even in the next few days. We’ve seen some excellent Facebook titles for Android so far in apps like Bloo and ...

Read More

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,... ...

Read More