Recent in Day: February 4, 2010

Dropbox For Android On The Way

Feb 4th - For starters, let me just say that this is a service that I can DEFINITELY see myself using even WITHOUT the Android application. The fact that Dropbox is coming to Android is pretty awesome and if you don’t know what it is… I think you’re really going to like it. Essentially Dropbox is syncing software. …

Samsung M100S Video: 10+ Minutes Of Hands-On Footage

Feb 4th - Earlier today we told you about the announcement of Samsung’s first Android Phone for the Korean market, the Samsung SHW-M100S running Android 2.1. Now a few videos of the device have popped up and they look rather promising – that display looks great! Near the end of the first video they compare the iPhone to …

T-Mobile USA IPO Or Spinoff Inevitable?

Feb 4th - We love T-Mobile USA. Say whatever you want about them… they were the first carrier to embrace Android and they took a risk that other carriers were unwilling to take. Android was a strategic advantage to them, but without SOMEONE initially stepping up, Android never would have gained the momentum it has now. Someone needed …

Google Store View Under Development?

Feb 4th - Google continues to organize the world’s information and the next step in that process could be creating “street view” type recreations of store and business interiors. According to a retailer called “Oh Nuts” in New York, a Google representative entered the store and took pictures with the camera positioned every 6 feet. Here are some …

Android 2.1 Coming To The Galaxy Spica In Q2

Feb 4th - Launched in November 2009, the Samsung Galaxy Spica featured Android 1.5 and will be upgraded to 2.1 at some point of the second quarter this year. The news is coming via Telix.pl and says that Samsung Poland has confirmed the upgrade. The Android 2.1 update will be available through the Samsung Apps application store in …

LG Eve Will Rock Old Skool 1.6 In The Spring.

Feb 4th - LG has announced via Twitter, that owners who have the Eve will be getting an OS update this Spring. Unfortunately for Roger’s customers, the update appears to be only through LG’s and Rogers’ sites instead of OTA. So for the rest of us who will hopefully get a 2.1 update in the Spring, our Canadian …

Reviewing 5 Home Replacement Apps

Feb 4th - So, we decided to take a look at a bunch of home replacement apps available in the market. We have chosen to take a look at Panda Home, Open Home, dxTop, aHome, and GDE. We have enjoyed playing with the various apps and thought we would bring our thoughts to you. PandaHome-FREE Although it seems …

Samsung SHW-M100S Announced: Android 2.1 In March On SK Telecom

Feb 4th - The first Samsung Android Phone running Android 2.1, which also happens to be the first Samsung Android Phone for the home market of South Korea, has just been announced. Enjoy these pictures of the Samsung SHW-M100S which we’re hoping will get a cuter name when it is launched on SK Telecom in March: As for …

Gigabyte Android: Late 2010, Nothing Like Pictured

Feb 4th - Flying from Las Vegas back to Baltimore, we showed you leaked pictures of the Gigabyte GSmart Android Phone. To refresh your memory… they are the pictures below: Welp, hate to tell you but they’re fake. Matt from TraceyAndMatt spoke with a close connection at Gigabyte who said while they ARE working on an Android Phone …

Vodafone UK Getting Xperia X10 In April

Feb 4th - Here ye, here ye, Xperia X10 fans in the UK! If you’ve been looking for a solid date that you’ll be able to take ahold of the Sony Ericsson Android phone that has been lighting up the rumor scene for what seems like YEARS – your wait is now limited. Vodafone UK is showing an …