• *Spark Android homescreen app takes on Sense & MOTOBLUR [Video]

    Android homescreens can end up pretty personal places to swipe around, as users build up their preferred layout of widgets and shortcuts, but now Hiplogic wants to make things even more unique.  Their new *Spark homescreen

    September 16, 2010 • Views: 312

  • HTC launches Desire HD and Desire Z: we go hands-on

    As expected, HTC launched their new Desire HD and Desire Z at an event in London today, the company’s latest European Android smartphones.  Both packing UMTS/HSPA, the Desire HD basically scales up a regular Desire with a

    September 15, 2010 • Views: 645

  • Nokia N900 gets Android 2.2: calling, data, more [Video]

    Work to put Android onto the Nokia N900 – more commonly found running the company’s own open-source OS, Maemo – has already resulted in a few experimental ROMs, but now the NITDroid project reckons they’ve

    August 27, 2010 • Views: 614

  • Teased Samsung Galaxy Tab will get IFA 2010 reveal [Video]

    Samsung has launched a new teaser promotion for their Galaxy Tab tablet, officially confirming the 7-inch slate’s existence ahead of its debut at IFA 2010 next week.  Full details of the Android 2.2 tablet are still

    August 24, 2010 • Views: 252

  • 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: 772

  • HTC HD2 gets functional Froyo ROM [Video]

    Last we saw of the efforts to get Android 2.2 Froyo running on the HTC HD2, the Google OS would load but there were some potentially deal-breaking 3G and audio issues.  Happily the xda-developers community never sleeps, and now

    August 2, 2010 • Views: 660

  • Sprint Motorola i1 due July 25th for $150

    Motorola’s i1 Nextel Direct Connect smartphone for Sprint has just got an official release date, and if you’ve been waiting for a ruggedized Android handset with walkie-talkie functionality then this could be your

    July 19, 2010 • Views: 390

  • Samsung Road SMS for Galaxy S hands-on [Video]

    We’ve a soft spot for augmented reality (AR) apps and a dislike of walking into lampposts, so Samsung’s new Road SMS app for the Galaxy S satisfies both our hunger for gimmicks and personal safety.  Available

    July 15, 2010 • Views: 1486

  • Opera Mini 5.1 for Android released [Video]

    Opera has pushed out a new version of their eponymous browser for Android.  Available free in the Android Market, Opera Mini 5.1 uses the company’s server-side compression system to shrink down requested webpages by up to

    July 14, 2010 • Views: 495

  • HTC HD2 gets Android 2.2 Froyo and Desire’s 2.1 Sense ROMs [Video]

    The HD2 is another piece of endearing solid, discretely handsome HTC hardware, but its native Windows Mobile OS would normally make it unwelcome here at Android Community.  Thanks to the handiwork of xda-developers, however, HD2

    July 14, 2010 • Views: 1625