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Motorola Shadow battery spotted, more benchmark scores and its not running 2.2 but “Ninja Blur”?

For now let’s just take this a few grains of salt. The latest benchmark of the upcoming Motorola Shadow suggests that if it had Android 2.2 it would be twice as fast as the Nexus One. Is this possible? I would say no but anything could happen. The most shocking part of this story is the Shadow in the test is not running Android 2.2 but a new version of MotoBlur called NinjaBlur.

Gameloft HD 3D games for Android smartphones

Today, Gameloft introduced 10 new 3D games for Android. One of which is Asphalt 5, some of us are familiar with this 3D racing game. It has high quality graphics but some users claim that it lags on the Nexus One. To purchase these games, navigate to Gameloft’s smartphone site from your devices and make the purchase.
"We have always aimed to offer the best gaming experience on every platform," explains Gonzague de Vallois, senior vice president of Publishing, Gameloft. "The arrival of this new generation of smartphones has enabled us to develop even better games. For consumers, a catalog of various securities offering high quality 3D graphics and intense gameplay " said Gonzague de Vallois, VP Publishing, Gameloft.
Judging from the demo in the video below, these games look awesome and game play is smooth. These games were demoed on a Droid, X10 and a Nexus One. Gaming quality may degrade on older devices with lower specs. If you would like to give them a try, click here and pick the games you would like to add to you library. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OxdZWhga0Vw&feature=player_embedded[/youtube] Available games: * Asphalt 5 * Let's Golf! * Assassin's Creed * Real Football 2010 * Gangstar: West Coast Hustle * Tom Clancy's H.A.W.X. * Hero of Sparta * N.O.V.A. Near Orbit Vanguard Alliance * Modern Combat: Sandstorm * Dungeon Hunter [via frandroid]

FxCamera for Android

This is an awesome app, it brings extra functionality to Android’s camera. Some of these features probably should’ve been included natively in Android. Not only is this app really good it is also a fun app to play with. There’s a Fisheye setting, Polaroid and SymmetriCam, SymmetriCam is my favorite, it displays an upside down copy of the picture you took next to the original. This is a free app in Android Market.

Quake 3 Ported To The Nexus One – Video

First it was Doom and now its quake’s turn. Quake 3 has been ported to the Nexus One. This game has actually been around for awhile, we’ve seen it on the Droid, and it has now made its way to the Nexus.

Phones4U UK stocking the Nexus One on May 7th?

This is quite odd, Google has long since said the Nexus One will only be available online. But, According to a report featured on Mobile Magazine, Phones4U will carry Google’s Nexus One both on their website and in their retail stores across the United Kingdom. If this is correct they will be first to have a physical device for demonstration purposes and for sale.

HTC Incredible – First Look (Video)

The HTC Incredible has not yet been announced officially by Verizon, it’s expected to make its debut at this year’s CTIA along with a slew of other Android based devices. Verizon Wireless fans are impatiently waiting for this to hit the shelves and that may happen within the coming weeks.

Nexus One is Evolving Thanks To The Modding Community

The mod community has been hard at work hacking new features into the Nexus One and they are picking up steam as they learn the in's and out's of the device. Even before it was released it was rooted and only 2 months later there are many different options that has been added from custom ROM's to trackball lighting.