List of Android Sandbox attendees for Google I/O 2012

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With Google I/O 2012 getting underway in just a few days time, we thought we’d take a look at the various companies expected to demonstrate apps and services in the Developer Sandbox.  Rather than giving you a full rundown of all companies across every platform or project, we’ll ...

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Texas Instruments Gearing Up for a New 3D Experience with Me-D

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While some regard 3D in the mobile space to be nothing more than a gimmick, others take it very seriously — others like Texas Instruments. The company, infamous for their innovations in the mobile industry with their internal hardware, today announced Me-D, an experience explained by T.I. ...

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TI OMAP 4 Platform First to See Certification for Netflix HD

Texas Instruments (TI) has become the first partner to pick up Netflix’s  certification for the Netflix HD application on Android.  More specifically, the certification is for devices with the OMAP 4 platform running Gingerbread.   Thanks to TI’s M-Shield security technology, users will ...

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TI Unveils Dual-Core 1.8GHz OMAP4470 Processor

Texas Instruments unveiled a new applications processor this week at Computex, in the form of a dual-core OMAP4470.  Part of the OMAP 4 family, this new, dual-core1.8GHz chipset will amp up the mobile gaming performance while maintaining a low power consumption. These processors are expected to ...

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Texas Instruments Planning to “Transform the Concept of Mobile” on February 7th

What will Texas Instruments unveil next week? Dual-core processors? Something in the 3D space? An Android-powered graphing calculator?

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TI Announces OMAP4440 Processor With 1.5 GHz per Core

Texas Instruments has announced their next generation processor today, the OMAP4430, which promises big things by the end of 2011.

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This Week on AGTN!

This week on AGTN, we are super excited because this is the Big Android BBQ Pre-Game show!  This evening two of our co-hosts, Aaron and Kyle will be LIVE in Austin as they prepare for the event.  Joining them will be various people who will be arriving at the event, plus several sponsors ...

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LG Launches Optimus Series of Android Devices

Yesterday LG unveiled the Optimus line of Android devices which they claim will highlight the company’s ability to produce devices that “tame consumers’ information-dominated lives.” The Optimus line will feature ten new Android devices, one of which will be a tablet. It ...

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ARM Making It Easier to Develop, Deploy ‘droid Devices

Open Handset Alliance member ARM, has created the Android Solutions Center to help make it easier for other companies to build Android-based handsets and devices.  There over 35 members involved in the ARM Connected Community working to bring about Android gadgets, including Archos, Texas ...

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Intel Acquires Wind River for $884 Million

Two founding member of the Open Handset Alliance are now going to be one in the same.  Intel has agreed to acquire Wind River Systems Inc, and all of the outstanding Wind River common stock at $11.50 per share. The cash deal is worth approximately $884 million. This acquisition will bring us ...

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New Intel Chips to Put Smartphones on Par with Laptop Performance

If Intel’s new Medfield project works like they hope, smart phone performance will rival that of laptops over the next two years.  Much like NVIDIA’s “system on a chip” Tegra, Intel is aiming to bring high performance, low cost processors to handsets and internet ...

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Android Ported onto TI’s BeagleBoard

Ever heard of a BeagleBoard?  No?  That’s alright, most people haven’t.  Here’s a quick primer courtesy of the fine folks over at Wikipedia: The Beagle Board measures approximately 3″ by 3″ and has all the functionality of a basic computer. The OMAP3530 includes ...

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