June, 2009

  • HTC to hold an event to launch Hero on June 24

    The Android-powered smartphone market is set to get much more crowded over the coming months. Google expects at least 18 new Android handsets to hit the market this year along and the number could go as high as 20 new handsets.

    June 4, 2009 • Views: 257

  • RMI unveils complete Android cupcake mobile reference design

    Computex is in full swing this week in Taipei, Taiwan and RMI Corporation has unveiled a new Android reference design at the show. The reference design is a complete Android cupcake version 1.5 design for mobile connected

    June 3, 2009 • Views: 309

  • General Mobile DSTL1 spotted at Computex

    It’s not all announcements regarding long-off devices at Computex 2009: General Mobile have brought along a working prototype of their DSTL1 Android smartphone.  Snapped by Zol.com.cn, the DSTL1 has a 5-megapixel camera,

    June 3, 2009 • Views: 772

  • Garmin-ASUS Android phone arriving by March 2010

    Garmin-ASUS have announced that they will be releasing an Android-based smartphone “no later than” Q1 2010.  Executives declined to comment on possible pricing for the handset, but suggested that it would include GPS

    June 2, 2009 • Views: 563

  • ECS T800 netbook rocks Android OS at Computex [Video]

    Acer’s netbook announcement earlier is all of a sudden terribly less important to us, having seen ECS’ Android netbook offering.  The T800 is another new Computex 2009 showing, boasting a Sony VAIO P-style

    June 2, 2009 • Views: 481

  • Acer confirm Android netbook in Q3

    Acer has confirmed that it will be the first company to ship Android-based netbooks, with the budget ultraportables expected to hit the market in Q3 2009.  The Android netbooks will go on sale alongside Acer’s

    June 2, 2009 • Views: 754

  • HTC Hero ROM gets video demo on G1

    Master ROM-fondler Haykuro has done it again, and delivered a video of the HTC Hero Android build running on a G1.  Over six minutes long, the video shows more of the new homescreen, together with a changed QWERTY on-screen

    June 1, 2009 • Views: 608

  • Android based Qualcomm Snapdragon Smartbooks [Video]

    Computex 2009 is taking place this week, and Qualcomm have kicked things off with a netbook running Android.  Actually, this is a Smartbook, not a netbook, and rather than using the typical Atom processor it’s based on

    June 1, 2009 • Views: 398