All But Confirmed – Motorola Cliq XT Launching This Week for $99

T-Mobile’s next Android handset, the Motorola CLIQ XT is set to roll out this week.  We missed the launch by a week, calling for it last Wednesday the 10th.  Turns out, it should be tomorrow, and for a lower price than previously expected.  For $99 and a 2-year commitment, T-Mobile ...

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T-Mobile’s Voice Plus Beta Has Started

After nearly a month of waiting,  T-Mobile has started their Voice Plus Beta program for G1 owners.  Emails are being sent out this evening to those of you who signed up to participate in a new service to manage calls and voicemail on your Android phone. Heads up!  To install the application on ...

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Evernote to be Pre-Installed on Samsung Android Phones

Evernote, the popular, cross-platform app service that lets users create notes, snap photos, and record audio, will now be pre-installed on selected Android-based Samsung handsets. The first smartphone to see Evernote loaded is the T-mobile’s Behold II, which recently saw a software update.

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Cliq XT Pamphlet Leaks on Eve of Release

We’ve yet to hear anything official from Motorola or T-Mobile in regards to the release of the Cliq XT.  For a phone that’s rumored to launch tomorrow, both the carrier and handset manufacturer have been super silent.  To confirm that the phone is ready for release,   I spoke with ...

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Have Keyboard, Will Travel: Android Phones Capable of Using USB Keyboard.

In an article over at jkontherun.com, it seems that some enterprising Android enthusiasts have found that some Android powered devices have the ability to support USB keyboards built into their stock firmware. As the author of the article points out, it is not as simple as plugging in that ...

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CLIQ XT to Run $129 with 2-Year Agreement

T-Mobile’s next Android handset, the Motorola CLIQ XT is dropping with a great price attached to it.  At $129.99, this marks the lowest debut price point for an Android phone on the nation’s fourth largest carrier.  Yet-to-be-announced, the handset is a touch-only device that was ...

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T-Mobile-Branded Motorola Cliq XT Spied

We’re heading into the final days before Motorola and/or T-Mobile officially announced the Cliq XT.  How do we know?  Spy shots, of course. A few pictures of the handset passed along to AndroidCentral show the smartphone formerly known as the Zeppelin wearing T-Mobile clothing. Generally, ...

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Minor G1 Update Happening Right Now

A minor update to the T-Mobile G1 started to trickling out late last week.  Designed only to improve call performance, Android 1.6 update (DMD64) should be complete by the middle of March.  All flavors of the myTouch 3G including the Fender Edition have already received this update.  If you own ...

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Nexus One Hitting Verizon, Vofadone Shortly

Since the day that the Nexus One was announced, Verizon and Vodafone customers have been anxiously awaiting the super phone on their respective networks.  With a promised “spring 2010″ release, it appears spring might be in the air.  Recent rumblings and FCC documentation hint at ...

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Interested in Buying a My Touch 3G V.1.2 Now? You Better Hurry!

For those of you who are interested in buying a My Touch 3G V. 1.2(you know, the one with the 3.5mm headphone jack, ram boost, Swype keyboard, and a 8GB micro-sd card ) you better hurry up and be resourceful.  According to the team over at TmoNews, supplies are dwindling and the popular ...

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Android Phone Prices Declining Quicker Than Expected

We don’t know about you, but that’s the kind of headlines we like to see.  Thanks to a proliferation of handset makers and good ol’ fashioned competition, the prices of Android handsets is dropping faster than analysts and industry insiders expected. 

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T-Mobile Begins Rolling Out Cliq and Behold II Updates [Updated]

T-Mobile USA has started pushing out over-the-air (OTA) updates to both their Motorola Cliq and Samsung Behold II handsets.  While neither of them are updates to Android 2.1, they both are steps in the right direction.

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Motorola Pushing Out a CLIQ Update This Week – Not THAT One

Motorola’s MotoMobile twitter account tweeted earlier today that an update was coming to the Cliq this week.  Nope, not 2.1 just yet.  That one is scheduled for the second quarter of this year.  The update rolling out over the next few days is designed to address battery life, GPS, and ...

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Motorola CLIQ XT/Quench Officially Announced

The CLIQ‘s slimmer sibling, the CLIQ XT, was announced by Motorola this morning at Mobile World Congress. The CLIQ XT is a touch-only device, bearing many of the same features as the original CLIQ such as screen size, resolution, camera, MOTOBLUR, and Android 1.5. Upgrades to the CLIQ XT ...

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Listen Up! Podcast #39 is On Demand

Our latest podcast, #39, is in the can and available for downloads and streaming.  Joining me this week was resident AndroidGuy Sam Herren, Nick Gray (HTC Source), and Andrew Kamika (Androinica).  Also, Nicole stopped by for a few minutes near the end to share are few newsworthy items of her ...

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