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 widgets

    May 19, 2009 • Views: 470

  • 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: 87

  • 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: 169

  • 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 the absence

    May 19, 2009 • Views: 171

  • 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 we've also got

    May 18, 2009 • Views: 155

  • 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 the same

    May 18, 2009 • Views: 195

  • 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: 445

  • 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 Haykuro

    May 18, 2009 • Views: 123

  • 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, showing that

    May 18, 2009 • Views: 143

  • 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, France in less

    May 18, 2009 • Views: 117