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Nokia N8 Clone From China Runs Android 2.1

08/04/2010, While it might be really cool if Nokia’s N8 phone were to be powered by Google’s Android instead of Symbian^3, but obviously Nokia isn’t going to offer such a phone anytime soon. That being said, a Nokia N8 clone has surfaced that seems...

Android 2.1 Ported To The HTC Touch Diamond2

07/06/2010, It used to be that folks would be busy trying to get Linux running on various electronic devices, such as an iPod, but the latest trend is to get Google’s Android OS running on phones that don’t officially support it. We’ve seen Android...

Phecda P7 Android tablet runs on Android 2.1

07/05/2010, The Phecda P7 is another Android-powered tablet from China, where it will run on the Android 2.1 operating system with the added promise of an update to Android 2.2 FroYo when October rolls around. The P7 is no slouch when it comes to specifications,...

Motorola CLIQ Android 2.1 upgrade delayed

07/01/2010, While the newer generation of Android-powered smartphones run on version 2.1 of the operating system and are waiting for FroYo to arrive, the Motorola CLIQ is still left lagging far behind as it belongs to the museum with version 1.5 of the Android OS...

Droid X Virtual Keyboard Ported For Android 2.1 Devices

06/27/2010, The multi-touch virtual keyboard on the Motorola Droid X has been warmly received by many folks, probably due to the fact that multi-touch enables folks to hit more than one key at a time, such as the shift key. The good news is, the virtual keyboard has...

HTC Hero Android 2.1 Update Finally On Its Way

06/16/2010, After what probably feels like an eternity, HTC has finally confirmed that the Android 2.1 update for the HTC Hero will be released by the end of June. The upgrade itself will come in two parts, the first of which will be rolled out this week, and the...

Samsung Galaxy S To Hit T-Mobile On July 21st?

06/08/2010, With the promo packages for the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S starting to arrive, we’re fairly sure that the phone should be hiding just around the corner. Now rumor is going around that the Samsung Galaxy S is slated to be launched on T-Mobile on July...

GSM HTC Hero receives Android 2.1 update

06/04/2010, At long last, HTC Hero owners (read our review) walking on the GSM side who have been waiting a long, long time to get an updated firmware will finally be able to do so with news of the Android 2.1 coming via Over The Air (OTA). This has been months in...

Motorola FLIPOUT Goes Official

06/02/2010, You’ve seen the previous pictures of the Motorola FLIPOUT before this, and if you’re determined to get a cell phone that has a different form factor from everybody else, this is a phone you’d want to check out. The device has been...

Viliv X10 10-inch Android Tablet Sports A Nice Display

06/01/2010, It’s hard to differentiate between tablet devices nowadays, since they all more or less sport similar specifications. That being said, Viliv does seem to be making an effort to look slightly different with its X10, thanks to the use of a 10-inch...

Samsung i5500 could be first Corby with Android 2.1

05/17/2010, It seems that the Samsung i5500 could very well be the first Corby handset from the South Korean manufacturer that runs on the Android 2.1 operating system. Basically, we’ve more or less lost track of the number of Corby handsets that there are out...

T-Mobile MyTouch 3G To Get Android 2.1 Update

05/11/2010, T-Mobile MyTouch 3G users should be fairly happy to hear that T-Mobile’s VP of Production Innovation, Andrew Sherrard, has confirmed that the carrier is busy testing the Android 2.1 firmware update internally. The new firmware update will also see...