Archive for April, 2009

Skytone Alpha-680: Android Netbook!

Guangzhou Thienthone transmission technology is on a mission to bring technology to children in developing countries by way of their low-cost netbooks and e-education...

Android Widgets To The Rescue!

One of the new features in the Android 1.5 are widgets, supported in the new 1.5 SDK with the AppWidget framework allowing developers to...

T-Mobile Event is for Sidekick LX, NOT Android

Last week when we first heard about the T-Mobile event being held on April 21st in NYC, we were “please, please, pleasing” that it...

Vodafone Announces HTC Magic Pre-Order (3 Days Later…)

On Friday, April 17th we were among the first to tell our readers that the HTC Magic was available for pre-order. We don’t really...

auBox Set Top Boxes NOT Based On Android

A few days ago an article was circulating around the web about a device called the auBox – a Set-Top Box manufactured by Motorola...

HTC Magic Pre-Order Starts… NOW!

The HTC Magic is now available for Pre-Order with Vodafone (for FREE)!!! If you’re the type of person who: Doesn’t like to wait in...

Later This Year: “Quite Significant” Android Announce...

When financial growth for Google slowed dramatically in 1Q 2009 it wasn’t THAT surprising – the whole economy is in the gutter. But this...

Sony Ericsson: “Still Some Time To Go”

A Reuters article has quoted Hideki Komiyama, Chief Executive of Sony Ericsson as saying there is, “still some time to go” in regards to...

Phandroid Podcast: Episode 5

After a 1.5 week hiatus the Phandroid Podcast is back! With the blame for delay placed squarely on my own shoulders, I will gladly...

Company Suing Apple Shows Off Multi-touch on Android

Patience is a virtue. One admitted edge that the iPhone has over Android is the out-of-the-box multi-touch integration. The whole thing is odd since...

Android 1.5 Could Distort Some Apps

With the Android 1.5 SDK update not only came feature changes, API updates and bug fixes but also a lot of cosmetic UI polishing...

Dell To Cry In Tiny Little Corner Called China

It is no secret that Dell wants to get into the Smartphone game. And furthermore, Dell wants to get into Android (and Android into...

Android Set Top Box In Japan

Android is bound to show up on a multitude of different device types but for now, even Netbooks seem like a bit of a...

Samsung S8000 With Android!

At some point in 2009 with the first being in June – at least as it currently stands – Samsung will be launching 3...

Android 1.5: Early Look SDK

The next release of Android will be version1.5 and Google has just announced that the 1.5 Early Look SDK is now available so developers...