MWC 2011

  • Swype’s new Global Shortcuts bypass Google’s search box [Video]

    Google may be all about search, but it looks like Swype is hoping to usurp their search box as the easiest way to find things on Android devices. The company showed Android Community an upcoming version of the app which adds

    February 16, 2011 • Views: 266

  • Another Dual Screen Android phone pops up … sort of

    Murmurs were abound this week as Kyocera announced a dual-touchscreen phone that looked like a Nintendo DSi that makes phone calls. Now there may be another as Fujitsu looked poised to jump into the dual-touchscreen pool. Only,

    February 15, 2011 • Views: 331

  • NVIDIA Reveals Project “Kal-El” Quad Core Super Chip – A Future of Astronomical Speed

    Let me preface this by noting that we’ve got a roadmap of NVIDIA’s future plans for speed and chipsets. Each one of these potential markers along the line from 2010 all the way down to 2014 is code-named after a

    February 15, 2011 • Views: 341

  • Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 Hands-on [Video]

    Looking at the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1, it’s easy to notice more than just the larger screen. This follow-up to the original Galaxy Tab concept is more powerful thanks to the NVIDIA Tegra 2 processor working in concert with

    February 15, 2011 • Views: 485

  • Samsung Galaxy S II Hands-on [Video]

    The gang at SlashGear got a hands-on with the Samsung Galaxy S II recently. As you recall, Samsung set record sales revenues in 2010, driven by Android devices like the original Galaxy S. So, with part II, it’s safe to say

    February 15, 2011 • Views: 592

  • Twelve new Android phones coming to AT&T

    The old axiom that the universe hates a vaccum looks to be true with AT&T. Looking to fill a gaping hole left by their now defunct exclusive iPhone deal, AT&T is looking to HTC to provide up to twelve smartphones. And not

    February 15, 2011 • Views: 480

  • Motoblur gets an update

    There’s a new MotoBlur UI coming to Motorola Android Phones. Some phones, like the Atrix 4G will receive the new UI through an update, while others will have it shipped on device later this year. Many of the upgraded

    February 15, 2011 • Views: 569

  • Solar Powered Phone takes a giant leap for Android kind

    The Umeox Apollo Solar Powered phone is slick looking, I’ll give it that. Running on Android, it takes about 2.5 hours of sunlight to recharge from a day’s use, trickling the phone with current throughout the day. But

    February 15, 2011 • Views: 428

  • Android 2.x (Ice Cream) to be Honeycomb for smartphones

    During his keynote address, Google’s outgoing CEO Eric Schmidt clarified speculation that’s been buzzing around MWC about the next Android OS for mobile. Schmidt said that for this unnamed future OS (which he says

    February 15, 2011 • Views: 310

  • HTC bypassing Android 2.3 … sort of

    The net is all abuzz over HTC’s quiet mentioning that both the HTC Salsa and ChaCha phones will be bypassing Android 2.3 (Gingerbread) in favor of it’s successor, vs. 2.4. But is the change a lack of confidence in

    February 15, 2011 • Views: 311