September, 2009

  • ODROID handheld gaming device runs Android

    Android is starting to turn up on all sorts of devices. While the OS was first used on smartphones it has now started to be seen on PMPs and netbooks. This week we got some more info and the ODROID portable game system that runs

    September 30, 2009 • Views: 579

  • Motorola Tao caught in the wild

    If you were all excited by the Motorola Sholes phone that was all over the place a few months back and then went silent for a while, apparently the handset has been spied in the wild. The device you see pictured here is the

    September 30, 2009 • Views: 181

  • HTC Dev Phone gets Android 1.6 firmware

    Android OS 1.6 for developers has been released, though frustratingly you’ll need an Android Developer Phone – aka one of HTC’s patterned, unlocked Dreams – in order to install it.  The release gives

    September 29, 2009 • Views: 510

  • Acer A1 up for preorder on Expansys

    Apparently, at least for a while today retailer Expansys had the Acer Android powered A1 smartphone listed for preorder on its website. At the time of this writing, the website says the page can’t be displayed when you

    September 28, 2009 • Views: 205

  • Google sends cease and desist to programmer over CyanogenMod

    Google is typically pretty open about its open source Android operating system for smartphones. A programmer behind the CyanogenMod ROM of Android has received a cease and desist letter from the search giant.

    September 28, 2009 • Views: 521

  • The Washington Post looks at Sprint HTC Hero

    The Washington Post has looked at the Sprint HTC Hero mobile phone and says that the handset is a big leap for Sprint and its Android line in hardware and software. However, the handset isn’t perfect with notable flaws like

    September 25, 2009 • Views: 232

  • Android not there yet?

    Android has been on the market for a year now and according to the San Francisco Chronicle the Os is still “not there yet.” With all the Android handsets and other devices being launched onto the market and the buzz

    September 25, 2009 • Views: 258

  • Android headsets heading to India

    Android is being talked about and making big news here in America as new handsets flood the market with the open source OS. However Android is also very popular in other parts of the world as well. Samsung has announced that it

    September 23, 2009 • Views: 232

  • Far EasTone unveils more Android handset plans

    I have never heard of a phone maker called Far EasTone, which is most likely because the company makes handsets specifically for the Taiwanese market and I am in America. The company has announced that it will be launching more

    September 23, 2009 • Views: 229

  • Sprint to give devs free HTC Hero and service

    Sprint has announced that at the developer’s conference it is holding on October 26 it will be giving away free HTC Hero handsets and a month of free service. The free phone and service will be given to the first 400

    September 22, 2009 • Views: 259