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FYI: Phone-A-Day Give Away Contest Update

Hey all, Talton here.  Rob’s just a hair busy –  so you’re stuck with me! We just wanted to drop a quick post to...

Live at 1:00pm Eastern – Phandroid(ish) Podcast 20

Live at 1:00PM Eastern Dave Demarest and Talton Pettigrew talk some Android. To be up front we’re just sorta wingin’ this one, and it’ll...

Manually Update Your Droid To 2.1 (ESE81)

If you’ve got the 2.1 itch but  don’t want to go through all the trouble of waiting for that pesky OTA to arrive –...

Verizon Posts Droid 2.1 Update Info

Good morning Phandroidians! Those of you holding a Droid may be delighted to hear that it looks like the update to 2.1 is right...

Droid Acting Up This Morning? Don’t Panic!

I woke this morning to find I had zero 3g coverage on Verizon. No data!  Maps, Google Talk, Market, Browser – all dead. I...

Google Earth For Stock Droid 2.0.1

So as I was laying in bed last night I stumbled upon a little something called Google Earth – for my Droid.  Having never...

Lawsuit: City Caller ID Application Pulled From Market

You may already be aware of this but just in case you’re not, well.. I’ll tell you – and then let you vote on...

Motorola’s Droid 2.1 Info Page Removed – Screenshots ...

Earlier today we made a post about a page that went live on Motorola’s site providing details of the 2.1 push to the Droid....

Android News Roundup

What this article touches on: AT&T Phones, Nexus One Talk, A Few Application Announcements, Other Phones in News, HP Smartbook and ICD Tablet, and...

Samsung Moment First Mobile Phone To Demonstrate Mobile TV Chip

The Samsung Moment was used yesterday to demonstrate a new mobile TV chip that allows the phone to pick up local broadcast stations, “including...

WIND Trying To Bring Nexus One To Canada

WIND Mobile has said they are trying to get the Nexus One to Canada, and are in talks with the big G to make...

Motorola Announces Ridiculously Ugly Android Home Phone

Home phones? Those things are still around?  Eh, I suppose they’re still useful.  At any rate, Motorola showed one off at CES that AndroidandMe...

Saygus Announces “Competitive Pricing” Video Phone

Saygus has announced the VPhone – it’s Android flavored video conferencing phone that can do 2 way video conferencing on 3G and even Edge...

Lenovo Announces Android Phone: LePhone

At their press conference yesterday during CES Lenovo announced an Android phone: LePhone.  I don’t like LeName – seeings how it’s headed toward China...

Google Effs the iPhone (NSFW)

Thanks to Gizmodo Google’s second new device has been brought to our attention! Here’s an exclusive video from LandLineTv that was just too good...