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Exceeding Expectations with 1.5 Million G1’s Sold Before Launch

Expectations are through the roof for Android and the G1 handsets. It looks like the sales are already there too.

Will We Soon Forget About Android? Hardly

It's always amusing to see people chime in with such polarizing opinions of operating systems. Especially one that is yet to launch.

Maps For Google Android Takes Advantage of G1 Hardware

Google Mobile team is starting a new series of features on Android applications. First up: Maps for Android.

Learn how to add your own text-input fields and selection lists to preference XML, in today's episode of Building 'Droids!

Jeffrey Sharkey Does it Again with iTunes Remote for Android

This Android developer and fan is set to delight thousands of Android users with his latest software release.

Sprint’s Xohm WiMAX Network is Live

Another sign of promising things from the number three carrier. Blazing fast speeds wherever you go sounds like fantasy, but it's now reality. At least in Baltimore.

What’s Your Preference: Part Two

Does your Android application have more preferences than really fit in a simple list? Learn how to add structure, in the form of categories and screens, in today's episode of Building 'Droids!

Flurry Helps Developers With Real-Time Analytics Tools

Flurry Analytics helps to measure performance of applications once they're installed on mobile devices.

WIRED’s Gadget Lab is Kinda Hatin’ on the G1

T-Mobile's first Android handset is apparently not living up to someone's expectations!

T-Mobile: We’ve Sold Three Times as Many G1’s as We Anticipated

The wireless providers says that people are snatching these up way faster than they expected.

KDDI Unveils 3.1 Inch OLED Display

Bigger, higher resolutions screens never hurt anyone! I'd love to see these on an Android handset soon.

Android Going to Japan

After the US, UK and Europe, it's time for NTT DoCoMo to get a launch date for Android.

Getting to Know Locale and the MIT Team Behind It

It's obvious to me why this application is one of the Android Developers Challenge's big winners.

KDDI Phone Gives X-Ray Vision

Finally! A company doing what they can to make sure we all have at least one superhero quality.

iPhone and Android: Apples and Orchards

Android is less about open source or open communities or open markets or open systems, than it is about open opportunity. We need Android to succeed to ensure that open source, open markets, et. al. are a viable, not-too-crazy choice for people in the marketplace. This does not mean that "iPhone must die" or anything of the sort...

Lockly Secure Pro review

The Lockly Secure Pro is a deadbolt for the new-age, connected home. Unlock via PIN codes, fingerprint, voice, mobile app, and more. Here's our review.
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