• HTC Magic gets zoom-wheel [Video]

    In addition to the landscape QWERTY keyboard, HTC have added a new zoom control wheel to the HTC Magic smartphone.  Seemingly intended to offer more precise zooming without treading on Apple's pinch-and-spread patent toes, the

    March 19, 2009 • Views: 0

  • Samsung Android smartphone shows up in first picture

    A pixelated picture of the first Samsung Android smartphone has been released, as part of a Samsung dealer presentation in Amsterdam today.  Details of the device are incomplete, but it's known to use a large capacitive

    March 17, 2009 • Views: 1

  • Road picking Android for S101 HandyPC? [Video]

    Tucked away at CeBIT, Road have been showing the latest evolution of their S101 HandyPC, a clamshell smartphone with a full QWERTY keyboard and 640 x 240 internal touchscreen.  Originally intended to run a Linux OS with

    March 5, 2009 • Views: 0

  • Yuhua Xphone-SDK concept: pretty face but slow

    The company behind the General Mobile DSTL1 Android smartphone design, Yuhua, have followed up with a new reference design.  Yet to find a distributor, the Yuhua Xphone-SDK is a sleek full-touchscreen handset that is vaguely

    March 4, 2009 • Views: 1

  • Huawei making Android smartphones for Q3 T-Mobile launch?

    Having promised a Q3 2009 launch for their Android-based smartphone, Chinese manufacturer Huawei have apparently announced a deal with T-Mobile to supply the carrier with a number of devices using Google's open-source platform. 

    February 23, 2009 • Views: 0

  • T-Mobile G1 eats some Cupcake: Video demo

    With the furore over the HTC Magic, T-Mobile G1 owners might be wondering whether the halo has shifted from their original QWERTY handset to this new HTC usurper.  While the external hardware is obviously significantly altered,

    February 19, 2009 • Views: 0

  • Google axed Android multitouch at Apple’s request

    Multitouch support was dropped from the Android platform, and therefore the T-Mobile G1, after Apple requested it not be included.  That's the latest rumor, apparently confirmed by an unnamed Android team member, who described

    February 10, 2009 • Views: 0

  • Archos Android-based Internet Media Tablet MID coming

    Archos have announced plans to develop an Internet Media Tablet that will use the Android platform for wireless connectivity, voice and applications.  Based on Texas Instruments' OMAP 3 platform, the device - which has been

    February 9, 2009 • Views: 0

  • Samsung Android device expected at MWC

    Dutch cellphone site GSM Helpdesk have suggested that Samsung will be launching their first Android handset within the next two weeks, a timescale that puts it right on track for Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.  They have

    February 2, 2009 • Views: 0

  • General Mobile DLST1 dual-SIM Android phone coming to MWC

    General Mobile have been flaunting renders of their DLST1, the handset they intend to be their first Android smartphone.  With a 3-inch touchscreen, 5-megapixel camera with autofocus and flash (made by Sharp) and WiFi b/g, the

    January 28, 2009 • Views: 0