June, 2009

  • T-Mobile myTouch 3G media event on July 8

    myTouch 3G Android phone is getting its day in the sun on July 8 when T-Mobile introduce it to the world – in NYC. We’ll be there to bring you live coverage, so stay tune for more info. The myTouch 3G has already taken many

    June 30, 2009 • Views: 38

  • HTC Hero in wild, gets video unboxing

    We're not entirely sure where they acquired it - or perhaps who they had to bribe - but CoolSmartPhone have managed to find an HTC Hero for a few days of play.  Their unboxing video inexplicably starts with a brief wildlife

    June 30, 2009 • Views: 58

  • HTC Hero ROM on HTC Magic [Video]

    Hot on the heels of the HTC Dream (aka T-Mobile G1) "Rosie" HTC Sense video demo comes this, HTC's second Android device, the Magic, supposedly running the official firmware from the upcoming HTC Hero.  Unlike the LeakDroid

    June 30, 2009 • Views: 80

  • HTC Sense SuperHERO ROM gets video demo

    If you fancy a taste of HTC Sense on your G1 or Magic, the regular "Rosie" ROM leaks have already provided a way.  The LeakDroid project has been taking the Haykuro ROMs - which include the new HTC Sense UI - and developing

    June 30, 2009 • Views: 107

  • Dell’s Android MID plans: still experimenting

    According to the Wall Street Journal, Dell is sitting on a number of Android prototype devices that offer MID-style internet access.  Described as being "slightly larger" than Apple's iPod touch, the touchscreen prototypes are

    June 30, 2009 • Views: 27

  • Bsquare Android Flash plugin announced

    If Bsquare have their way, it won't just be the HTC Hero that gets Flash playback capabilities: all Android devices will.  The company has announced its Flash browser plugin for ARM-based Android devices, such as the HTC Magic

    June 30, 2009 • Views: 50

  • Expansys list unlocked HTC Hero for £400/$650

    Expansys have become the next significant retailer to offer preorders for the HTC Hero, and their price comes in neatly below that of Amazon UK.  Expansys are listing the Hero - in white, unlocked and SIM-free - for £399.99 in

    June 30, 2009 • Views: 33

  • Sprint planning HTC Hero & combo CDMA/WiMAX Android phone?

    No official confirmation as yet, but according to PhoneNews Sprint is internally testing a CDMA version of the HTC Hero with a release planned for the end of 2009.  HTC themselves have only confirmed that the Hero will reach the

    June 29, 2009 • Views: 198

  • HTC Hero Amazon pre-order: £430 from July 15th

    We're still waiting to receive our HTC Hero review unit, but going by this Amazon UK listing it shouldn't be too long before the smartphone itself is available in unlocked form.  The online retailer are advertising the Hero for

    June 29, 2009 • Views: 54

  • GeeksPhone One Android smartphone with TV Tuner

    Spanish firm GeeksPhone have unveiled their first Android smartphone, and if you weren't looking closely you could easily think they'd been taking part in the Andromnia project.  The GeeksPhone One is a Samsung-lookalike with a

    June 29, 2009 • Views: 96