May, 2009

  • Android “Rosie” video demo released

    Videos demonstrating what’s believed to be a future build of Android have been leaked, courtesy of Haykuro of the xdadevelopers forum.  The videos, which you can see below, show a new, advanced Android desktop with more

    May 19, 2009 • Views: 992

  • Samsung Galaxy aka I7500 gets French launch in July

    French carrier Bouygues Telecom have revealed that they will be offering the Samsung I7500 in early July, with a new name: the Samsung Galaxy.  Still bearing the 3.2-inch AMOLED 320 x 480 touchscreen display that makes it so

    May 19, 2009 • Views: 257

  • NTT DoCoMo HT-03A aka HTC Magic landing June/July

    NTT DoCoMo have confirmed that they will be offering the HTC Magic as their first Android smartphone.  Launching as part of the docomo PRO series as the HT-03A, the handset will offer the same 3.2-megapixel camera as the version

    May 19, 2009 • Views: 461

  • T-Mobile USA confirm Cupcake delay

    T-Mobile USA have delayed the roll-out of the Android OS 1.5 Cupcake build to their US users, claiming the software update is still being “optimized”.  US-based forum members here at Android Community had flagged up

    May 19, 2009 • Views: 448

  • Google I/O Developer Conference Tickets Giveaway!

    There’s a little over a week until Google’s I/O Developer Conference, held at the Moscone Center in San Francisco.  Android Community will be there, bringing you all the news, but thanks to our friends at Google

    May 18, 2009 • Views: 373

  • HTC Magic camera sample photos & video

    One of the questions we’ve been most asked about the HTC Magic is regarding its camera quality.  HTC used the same 3.2-megapixel sensor as in the T-Mobile G1, albeit with some software refinement, so that means it’s

    May 18, 2009 • Views: 523

  • Mechanics Touch game released for Android [video]

    Game developers orangepixel have released their latest title for Android handsets, Mechanics Touch.  Seemingly a blend of Lemmings and classic 2D platform games, Mechanics Touch requires you to guide the roaming mechanic sprites

    May 18, 2009 • Views: 898

  • HTC Hero Android build leaks: new PMP, browser & more

    Firmware from the HTC Hero has leaked, and been installed on the HTC Dream (aka T-Mobile G1).  The new firmware shows a refreshed GUI with hints of HTC’s own TouchFLO 3D interface incorporated, and has been liberated by

    May 18, 2009 • Views: 390

  • HTC Magic and Samsung I7500 pose in Android comparison

    It’s the photoshoot we’ve been waiting for: the HTC Magic and the Samsung I7500 getting up close and personal.  The two most-anticipated Android handsets of the year have been compared in a CNET Asia photoshoot,

    May 18, 2009 • Views: 392

  • Archos Android 3G PMP/MID announcement June 11th?

    Could Archos be planning to announce their Android-based Internet Media Tablet phone on June 11th?  That’s the leading interpretation of the company’s new press conference invite, which confirms an event in Paris,

    May 18, 2009 • Views: 354