April, 2009

  • Motorola IRONMAN Android slider within 5 months?

    After the Motorola Calgary was tipped as being Verizon’s first Android device yesterday, there’s now talk of a second handset from the company running the Google open-source OS.  The Motorola IRONMAN – the name

    April 30, 2009 • Views: 379

  • Android 1.5 ‘Cupcake’ released

    Android Community is hearing from multiple T-Mobile G1 users that Android 1.5 “Cupcake” is being pushed out as an OTA upgrade.  The system update, which was released officially to developers earlier this week, will

    April 30, 2009 • Views: 1142

  • Motorola Calgary to be Verizon’s first Android phone

    Verizon’s first Android device could be the Motorola Calgary, after an unnamed but trusted source confirmed that the sliding QWERTY handset will indeed run Google’s open-source OS.  The Calgary was first spotted in

    April 29, 2009 • Views: 549

  • Samsung I7500 poses for photo shoot

    Hot on the heels of yesterday’s live video, the Samsung I7500 shows up again for a quick photo shoot.  Higher quality than the first set of smudgy pictures we saw, this new set leaves no inch of Samsung’s first

    April 29, 2009 • Views: 449

  • Cupcake is catastrophe, claims Big in Japan dev

    Everyone’s looking forward to Cupcake, right?  Not so fast, says Big in Japan – the team behind the popular ShopSavvy application – Android 1.5 presents more than a few problems for developers.  According to

    April 28, 2009 • Views: 406

  • Samsung I7500 caught on video

    Smudgy pictures be damned: what we want is HQ footage of the Samsung I7500 to a storming foreign-language rock track.  Happily just such a thing has dropped into our laps, courtesy of Tinhte.com, showing off the I7500’s

    April 28, 2009 • Views: 955

  • Vodafone HTC Magic gets video unboxing

    Vodafone Germany surprised us all with a sneaky early launch of the HTC Magic this week, and the first handsets are being delivered.  Our friend Sascha is one of the first to get his hands on the Magic, and he put together an

    April 28, 2009 • Views: 507

  • Android 1.5 Cupcake released for Devs; Video Demo

    HTC and Google have released Android 1.5 Cupcake for owners of the Android Dev Phone, available as a free download from the manufacturers site.  Cupcake adds video recording to Android, including one-touch uploads to YouTube,

    April 28, 2009 • Views: 501

  • Skytone Alpha 680 Android video demo

    A two-part video demo of the Skytone Alpha 680 netbook running the Android OS has been released.  The Alpha 680 is intended to be a budget netbook with a target price of $250; for that, though, you’ll at least get a

    April 28, 2009 • Views: 339

  • HTC Magic launches on Vodafone Spain

    Vodafone Spain have released the HTC Magic, beating their UK counterpart to launch.  The Magic is available now through the carrier’s online store, and will be in retail stores from next week, priced between €19 ($25)

    April 27, 2009 • Views: 372