It was exactly three years ago today that Sprint began offering its first Android smartphone, the HTC Hero. Monumental in more than a few ways, this was also the first time U.S. consumers were able to get their hands on device with Sense UI. Priced …
One of the responsibilities of the HTCdev team includes providing a method to unlock the bootloader on several HTC devices. They now allow users to unlock the bootloader on over 30 devices worldwide. Last month we saw them unlock six more handsets on devices near 2 …
Cellular South, one of the first mobile carriers in the US to carry Android phones is giving the classic HTC Hero the 2.1 update. Their website is showing instructions on how to download the update, and lists all of the features included. The site is …
The development team calling themselves unrevoked discovered an executable binary called skyagent in the HTC EVO and the Sprint Hero. A second executable binary called hstools was also found in the HTC EVO. In addition to other capabilities, both binaries allowed access to the root …
Good news for the Android developer community, HTC has finally released the source code for the Android 2.1 build of the HTC Hero. While they were at it, HTC dropped the kernel for the EVO 4G. Developers have been anxiously awaiting news of the source …
In a recent announcement on Twitter, Sprint has said that it expects to launch Android 2.2 Sprint expects to launch Android 2.2 “in the near future.” On the Sprint’s message boards, a Sprint employee said
“As work on finalizing the software is under way, Sprint expects to launch Android 2.2 in the near future. It also will be available as an upgrade on the recently launched HTC EVO 4G.”
HTC Hero owners have been growing increasingly impatient as they wait for an Android 2.1 update. We’ve heard rumblings that something was going to happen later this month and now it looks official. We received the following statement this morning directly from HTC’s PR company. …
The highly anticipated 2.1 update for the HTC Hero on Sprint’s network has been rumored with various rollout dates for months now. We received an email today from a follower who went straight to the carrier and asked about the 2.1 he was expecting today. …
Android is on the verge of earning the moniker “the future of the mobile operating system.” Although it is still in its infancy, the Android platform currently operates on nine handsets in the U.S. Five of the nine handsets, the G1, the MyTouch 3G, the …
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