September, 2008

  • Android handset makes appearance at Google London Developer Day

    Google brought along what was described as a working Android cellphone “for the first time in Europe” at the London Google Developer Day earlier this morning.  Although the handset’s branding was covered, those

    September 16, 2008 • Views: 314

  • WSJ confirms T-Mobile Android announcement Sept. 23rd

    T-Mobile are within days of announcing the Android-powered G1, aka the HTC Dream, according to the Wall Street Journal.  Sources talking to the paper have confirmed that the carrier is likely to unveil the open-source device on

    September 16, 2008 • Views: 301

  • Android Firmware 1.0 found at CTIA: Video Demos

    At CTIA Wireless 2008, Qualcomm had one phone on display that lacked significant signage. Turns out, the phone appeared to be running Android firmware version 1.0, which confirms some of our suspicions about release dates. So in

    September 13, 2008 • Views: 628

  • Big in Japan Exclusive Video Interview

    Android Community had an invite to spend some time with developers Big in Japan, the team behind GoCart which was one of the ten apps to win $275,000 in Google’s Android Developer Challenge.  Ewdison Then, our resident

    September 12, 2008 • Views: 532

  • Android imminent, T-Mobile key partner confirms Rubin

    Andy Rubin, Google’s director of mobile platforms, has confirmed that the first Android-based handset is in “the final stages” and almost ready for the presumed September 23rd release.  Despite the open-source

    September 12, 2008 • Views: 499

  • Apps-for-Android gets 3 new code samples: graphics & download

    Android developer Jack Palevich has released three new open-source samples on the official project blog, two giving insight on how best to implement the OpenGL ES 3D graphics APIs, while the last is an example of a downloader. 

    September 11, 2008 • Views: 524

  • Android phone on T-Mobile; announcement is coming

    The T-Mobile unit from Deutsche Telekom is gearing up to roll out the first Android-based phone ever and it looks as if an announcement will be coming this month. Could the ever elusive HTC Dream really make its debut in as soon

    September 10, 2008 • Views: 560

  • SKU codes confirm first Android phone is close to launch

    With all of the leaks and tidbits coming out about Android and the “Dream” phone, it’s enough to make anyone’s head spin! But if you’re looking for more solid evidence that this new mobile operating

    September 8, 2008 • Views: 413

  • Android Gizmondo in the future?

    Gizmondo seems pretty keen on the idea of Android coming to their device. The Linux-based mobile operating system has been in the works for quite some time, but expectations are high that it will do well and Gizmondo is certainly

    September 8, 2008 • Views: 381

  • T-Mobile UK rumored to get G1 Dream in November

    UK newspaper The Telegraph is reporting that T-Mobile UK will be the exclusive carrier to supply the HTC Dream aka G1 in the country, with the Android-based smartphone set to go on sale as early as November.  While the sources

    September 8, 2008 • Views: 241