Tag: Smartphone

Samsung coy on Galaxy S Gingerbread update despite apparent hardware compatibility

Samsung is proving cagey on whether the Galaxy S family of smartphones will see an official upgrade to Android 2.3 Gingerbread, blaming system requirements...

Over 300,000 Android devices activated per day confirms Rubin

Google's Andy Rubin has announced that the company is seeing over 300,000 Android phones activated per day. The Android exec took to Twitter to...

Handheld Gaming Moving From Dedicated Devices to Smartphones

In recent years we have seen a huge boom in the mobile gaming industry with the introduction of smartphones. Games played on a phone...

HTC Knight (aka EVO Shift 4G) pictured in accessory update

The HTC Knight - aka the HTC EVO Shift 4G or the HTC Speedy - has shown up online, courtesy of a batch of...

New guide outlines packaging Tablet & Phone UI in a single APK

With Honeycomb making headlines, it's about time that Android developers start considering large-screen devices with their software offerings. Funky Android dev Al Sutton has...

Nexus S video demos: NFC, VoIP, more

The Google Nexus S isn't due in retail stores until December 16, but Google is hoping to tide us over with a bevy of...

Samsung W899 is twin Super AMOLED touchscreen clamshell

Samsung has outed a new dual Super AMOLED clamshell smartphone, the Samsung W899, running Android 2.2 on a 1GHz processor. Initially destined for China,...

Samsung grabs US Android sales top-spot in Q3 2010

Samsung has taken the top spot as the number one Android smartphone provider in the US in Q3 2010, with Gartner finding that the...

Samsung GT-i9200 snapshots caught on Picasa

Samsung's rumored GT-i9200 is cropping up in the wild again, though this time it's keeping behind the scenes. Several photos have been found on...

LG P990 Star smartphone surfaces with new UI pics

We all love to glean new factoids about coming Android smartphones and a sweet new device is headed to the market that has some...

DROID 2 Global hits Wirefly for just $80

If you're eyeing Motorola's DROID 2 Global but aren't keen on Verizon's $199.99 pricing - even with a buy-one-get-one-free offer - then Wirefly may...

HTC considering E Ink and 3D displays/imaging for future devices?

HTC could be experimenting with E Ink displays for future devices, together with 3D-capable screens and imaging. A job advert has tipped the company's...