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  • HSPA+ T-Mobile G2 teaser site launches

    T-Mobile has launched a new teaser site for their latest Android smartphone, the T-Mobile G2 with Google.  The first HSPA+ capable smartphone to their network, details on the G2 are in short supply right now; only a vague

    August 18, 2010 • Views: 282

  • HTC Lexikon and HTC Bee specs outed from ROMS

    Details of two new HTC Android smartphones have emerged, seemingly dug out of the company’s own ROMs by 911HTC.  According to the site, the HTC Bee and HTC Lexikon each run Android 2.2 Froyo, with the Bee packing a lowly

    August 13, 2010 • Views: 385

  • DROID 2 R2-D2 special edition spotted in wild

    Verizon’s R2-D2 special edition of the Motorola DROID 2 has been spotted in the wild, snapped by a convention attendee at Star Wars Celebration V in Orlando ahead of the carrier’s planned preview.  Basically the same

    August 12, 2010 • Views: 444

  • Verizon DROID 2 sales begin

    $200 burning a hole in your pocket and desperate for a new DROID to call your own?  As promised, Verizon has kicked off sales of the Motorola DROID 2, ahead of the QWERTY Android 2.2 smartphone’s in-store debut tomorrow.

    August 11, 2010 • Views: 335

  • HTC EVO 4G Froyo 2.2 update fixes dodgy predecessor

    It’s obviously the week that Froyo is on the menu, with Sprint pushing out a new incremental update for the HTC EVO 4G that takes it from the “unofficial” 3.26.651.3 version of Android 2.2 released last week to

    August 11, 2010 • Views: 311

  • Android 2.2 update for Motorola DROID goes live

    We’re hearing from Android Community readers that the Android 2.2 Froyo update for the Motorola DROID has gone live, with OTA upgrades for the Verizon Wireless smartphone being offered across the US. The update brings with

    August 11, 2010 • Views: 342

  • DROID 2 presales August 11th confirms Verizon

    The Verizon DROID 2 has made its official debut, with the carrier announcing that the Motorola smartphone will go up for pre-sale from August 11th 2010.  Priced at $199.99 after a $100 mail-in rebate and with a new, two-year

    August 10, 2010 • Views: 277

  • Motorola DROID 2 does Verizon 360-degree turn

    Verizon’s Motorola DROID 2 looks to be imminent, with the new QWERTY smartphone showing up in the carrier’s 360-degree viewer.  The viewer update follows on from the handset being spotted in a Verizon InfoManager

    August 10, 2010 • Views: 220

  • HTC Desire HD caught on video

    The HTC Desire HD looks to be ready for its close-up now, with both images and video of the new Android smartphone leaking out ahead of an official launch.  Uwants caught an in-the-wild shot of the Desire HD running Android 2.2

    August 9, 2010 • Views: 752

  • Verizon HTC Android QWERTY world-phone tipped for 2011 launch

    Verizon’s next HTC Android smartphone has turned up in the wild, with AndroidGuys scoring images of the QWERTY slider.  Currently unnamed, the handset is said to have a 4-inch touchscreen and a 1.2GHz processor; of course

    August 8, 2010 • Views: 552