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  • HKC Pearl runs Windows Mobile and Android

    Every time we turn around China is getting another Android-powered handset. Which one is it this time you ask? The HKC Pearl is reportedly going to be running a dual boot of Windows Mobile 6 and you guessed it Android. The HKC

    December 24, 2008 • Views: 356

  • Winners of the Android Community Holiday Giveaway

    As the holidays glow closer we have just announced the winners of the Android Community Holiday Giveaway. There were about 280 entries all together but unfortunately we were only able to select six. Congratulations to the six who

    December 24, 2008 • Views: 174

  • aTrackDog flawed and deceiving

    The new applications aTrackDog is designed to help users make sure that their applications are up to date. This application in theory would be a perfect solution to a flawed update system on Android. aTrackDog works by sending

    December 23, 2008 • Views: 441

  • Google gives employees “Dream Phones” for holiday bonuses

    When one thinks about a holiday bonus they usually think about a large paycheck helping families in need during an expensive time of the year, but what happens when the holiday season comes rolling around and you get a gift

    December 23, 2008 • Views: 428

  • Garmin releasing their own Android-powered device in 2009

    The Android platform recently got AndNav2, the first turn-by-turn navigation application for Android without the need for a monthly subscription plan. We suspected that Garmin was going to release their Garmin mobile turn-by-turn

    December 22, 2008 • Views: 282

  • Video demo of new on-screen keyboard for T-Mobile G1

    With the new Android “cupcake” update there are going to be a lot of additions including video recording. What we did not know was the cupcake branch of Android which reportedly was made available a software keyboard on

    December 22, 2008 • Views: 242

  • Extended life battery for those experience less than desired G1 battery life

    There have been complaints about the T-Mobile G1 battery life since we first unboxed it and hit the road with it. Well for those of you who are looking to replace the included 1150mAh battery with something that last a bit longer

    December 22, 2008 • Views: 253

  • Android Community Week in Review – Week 51 2008

    This week we learned that only a month before the new Kogan Agora and Agora Pro are set to release the handset underwent a few minor but annoying changes. First the good, the directional pad has been tweaked and appears to be

    December 21, 2008 • Views: 130

  • T-Mobile G2 rumors get a little clearer

    As more and more tips come in regarding the T-Mobile G2 it gets harder and harder to sift through and decipher what is true and what is not. So all information as of new should be taken as nothing more than a rumor. Here is what

    December 20, 2008 • Views: 370

  • T-Mobile G2 hits stores the end of January with video calling! [Updated]

    Well we called it, the new Android-powered handset that is coming to T-Mobile will appropriately be called the T-mobile G2. With the T-Mobile G2 there is plenty to get excited about.  The new Android-powered handset will have

    December 19, 2008 • Views: 386