Jealous of that Dev Phone 1? Make Your Own!

Does the developer G1 (Dev Phone 1) that’s being offered by Google get you all hot and bothered?  Are you one of those who really want to play around with a completely unrestricted Android handset, yet already own a G1 that’s got you pinned down for 2 years?  Well, rather than ...

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Google Offering Truly Unlocked G1’s to Developers

Attention aspiring Android developers based in countries like the United States, UK, Germany, Japan, India, Canada, France, Taiwan, and around ten others.  You can now get a completely unlocked G1 handset from Google.  This means that neither the SIM card nor the hardware is locked down with ...

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HTC Acquires One & Co. to Help Design Handsets

San Francisco-based One & Co. has been purchased by G1 makers HTC.  If you’ve never heard of the name One & Co., perhaps you know their work.  The HTC Touch Diamond is one of the more recent products to have their mark on it.  Before that, One & Co. has helped to design ...

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Constant Pinging Racks up $102.85 in Roaming Charges for G1 User

Here’s an interesting story that arrived in our inbox today. One of our readers, James, decided to take a trip to the UK for almost two weeks and took his G1 with him. He knew about roaming charges and what to do to prevent them, but it seemed that wasn’t enough. Rather than having ...

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G1 for $125? You Wish

You almost had to be ready for this one in advance if you wanted to take advantage of it.  American Express’ “My Wishlist” site was offering a T-Mobile G1 for $125 earlier today.  Was.  It seems the very limited supply of 200 has already reached its end.  Not to worry ...

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Colorware Lets You Choose Your G1 Identity

Good news for those G1 fans who have already tired of their black, copper, and white handsets.  Colorware has finally gone and colorized the first Android handset. At first it might seem like they have some steep prices, we’ve seen some of their work and it’s worth it.  You can ...

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Who is to Blame for Internet Troubles on G1?

After the recent update to RC30 earlier this month, many people have noticed problems accessing the internet.  I personally have had a run of issues trying to pull up anything web-based.  Thankfully, I spend enough time around WiFi that I haven’t pulled my hair out…yet.  

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Video Proof of the Multi-Touch on G1

Last week we ran an article on the fact that somewhere within the G1 and Android was the capability of multi-touch.  The hidden feature was outed by RyeBry after digging through some code.  This weekend, he’s updated his site with a proof of concept video that shows two finger touch ...

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Android World Tour Continues – Next Stop, Philippines

Android is only available on one handset right now, but the interest in the operating system continues to grow.  As a result of many inquiries, HTC Philippines country manager Mark Sergio said they are currently getting ready to ship the Android-based G1 handset. According to GMANews.TV, the ...

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G1 Can Handle Multi-Touch Afterall?

Show an iPhone user the Android browser on your G1 and they’re likely to point out one thing rather quickly. “Hey, my iPhone does multi-touch, yo.  Why can’t your Android?“  Long out as a difference in design, the Apple counterpart was able to brag about this simple ...

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Google Launches its Voice-Based Search on iPhone, G1 Must Wait

Google has done it again! They’ve launched a voice based search for the iPhone and the free app is rumoured to be available on the App store, at least some time soon.  Maybe today.   The engineers at Google have added the voice recognition technology to their search algorithm, ...

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T-Mobile G1s’ 3G Woes

The first users to get G1's are running into a problem this week and it has nothing to do with the extra $30 they paid for not waiting. It's the network, silly.

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Sprint CEO: Android Has to Wait

Dan Hesse has made some great decisions since he's been with the company, but somehow we don't think this will is one of them. Android is ready for prime time and Sprint is missing the boat.

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After UK, its Destination Germany for G1

Android's world domination is about to start up in the next few weeks as our European friends are set to launch the G1.

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Android Market Goes on a Diet

The number of apps dwindles to 13 before bouncing back up a bit. What's the reason for this?

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