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Android-powered Vodafone 845 Goes Official

04/28/2010, Leaks of the Android-powered Vodafone 845 have been going around for some time now, and the device has finally gone official via Vodafone’s website. This is the first Vodafone-branded device to be powered by Google’s Android OS and it seems to fit...

TELUS Motorola Milestone Finally Gets The Android 2.1 Update Too

04/22/2010, Good news for folks who are running a Motorola Milestone on TELUS. You’re now able to get hold of the Android 2.1 update, and you don’t even need to be in Hong Kong. The slight downside is that you won’t be able to get an over-the-air...

Sony Ericsson XPERIA X10 to get Android 2.1 update

04/16/2010, Word has it that the Sony Ericsson XPERIA X10 will be getting an Android 2.1 update later in the second half of the year, introducing multitouch capability as well. It is interesting to note that by that time, Android 2.2, also known as Froyo, will be...

European HTC Hero To Be Updated To Android 2.1 By The End Of April

04/15/2010, It was previously mentioned that the HTC Hero would be getting an Android 2.1 update come April 16th, but it seems that the date might be pushed by back slightly. It seems that some folks have buzzed HTC about the upcoming update, and the Taiwanese...

Android Picture Gallery Image Quality Downgraded In Android 2.1

04/13/2010, This might not be a worry to you unless you have rather sharp eyes, but the folks over at DisplayMate Technology Corporation have discovered that the picture gallery in Android 2.1 offers lower image quality than that of the previous version. When using a...

HTC Incredible specifications unveiled

04/13/2010, Just when you thought that things could not get any more incredible, so to speak, for the HTC Incredible, along comes the whole specifications list, where this beast of a smartphone looks set to dominate the rest of the competition in terms of hardware,...

HTC Hero to get Android 2.1 update

04/02/2010, Looks like the HTC Hero will also join the Android 2.1 club when April 16th rolls around, where it will hit handsets with the following ROMs: Nordic/Greek/RUS/UKR/SA. As for other handsets, fret not – they too will also obtain their upgrades...

HTC Desire gets Android 2.1 firmware update

04/01/2010, The HTC Desire might have just been released in the UK (and news of it being rooted as well), but that doesn’t mean manufacturer HTC cannot roll out the latest Android 2.1 update for it, right? This update will be available Over The Air (OTA), as...

Verizon Droid gets manual Android 2.1 update

03/31/2010, Want to manually update your Verizon Droid’s operating system to Android 2.1 instead of waiting for the OTA update to arrive? Fret not, the step-by-step instructions are available after the jump (where you need to get the update package first)...

Motorola MILESTONE gets Android 2.1 update OTA

03/29/2010, Own a Motorola MILESTONE? Well, you might be interested to know that the Android 2.1 update is now available Over-The-Air (OTA) sans wires or computers, and you don’t even need to be in Hong Kong to enjoy it. What does this update entail, anyways?...

Sony Ericsson’s Xperia X10 Unboxed

03/20/2010, Sony Xperia’s X10 might be just around the corner, but that doesn’t make any unboxing event of the phone less exciting. Now a video of Sony Ericsson’s upcoming flagship phone being unboxed has surfaced online. The phone is still powered...

Verizon Motorola Droid To Get Official Android 2.1 Update Soon

03/16/2010, If you’ve been dying to get Google’s latest version of Android, Android 2.1, on your Motorola Droid, but didn’t dare use any hacked firmware, it seems that you’re in luck. Verizon Wireless has officially confirmed that the Motorola...