March, 2009

  • 1.1 Android update available

    Google has issued an update for the unlocked version of the Android phone. The version is specifically made for developers. Several bug fixes for issues that involve the alarm clock, device sleep, POP3 (Post Office Protocol

    March 11, 2009 • Views: 212

  • Android to outstrip iPhones by 2012

    Industry watchers predict the lead iPhone has over the competition may be short lived. Informa Telecoms & Media have predicted in a new report that Android smartphone sales will outstrip iPhones by 2012. Overseas last month,

    March 11, 2009 • Views: 296

  • Android Community Week In Review: Week 10 2009

    Big Android news this week was HTC’s recently announced Magic handset getting official release windows on Vodafone UK and Orange France. Running Google’s Android, the Magic will offer 3G internet, GPS, a slimmer form

    March 8, 2009 • Views: 187

  • Android OS To Trump OS X Touch?

    Analysts at Informa Telecoms & Media have calculated that sales of phones powered by Google’s Android OS may overtake Apple’s iPhone by 2012. A large part of this equation had to do with hardware developers

    March 6, 2009 • Views: 370

  • Google Patent Application Influenced G1 Design?

    A patent application filed by Google was recently uncovered, showing design ideas for a device not too unfamiliar to the Android-devoted. The application, filed in August 2007, details out a device with a touch screen interface

    March 6, 2009 • Views: 443

  • Maybe an Acer Android for Christmas

    Acer smartphone boss Aymer De Lencquesaing has escalated talks today that Acer may be developing an Android phone in 2009. Previous suggestions were made at the Mobile World Congress although now developments seem a touch more

    March 6, 2009 • Views: 325

  • Road picking Android for S101 HandyPC? [Video]

    Tucked away at CeBIT, Road have been showing the latest evolution of their S101 HandyPC, a clamshell smartphone with a full QWERTY keyboard and 640 x 240 internal touchscreen.  Originally intended to run a Linux OS with

    March 5, 2009 • Views: 504

  • HTC Dream gets March 15th release on Orange France

    Hot on the heals of Vodafone UK’s HTC Magic announcement comes confirmation that Orange France will launch the HTC Dream on March 15th.  The Android device – which is better known as the T-Mobile G1 – will be

    March 5, 2009 • Views: 390

  • Google Finance for Android app released

    Google have announced a new Finance for Android app that is available now in the Android Market.  Finance for Android links up with the online Google Finance website, and allows users to view real-time streaming quotes in their

    March 4, 2009 • Views: 698

  • Vodafone HTC Magic April UK launch confirmed

    A new page on Vodafone UK’s site confirms that the HTC Magic will launch at some point during April 2009.  No pricing or specific launch dates are given, nor is there any way to preorder the Magic; instead would-be buyers

    March 4, 2009 • Views: 374