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HTC Droid Incredible 2 officially announced

04/26/2011, It took its time, but it’s almost here. HTC has just officially announced the HTC Incredible 2 today. Prior to today, there have been countless leaks about the Android smartphone and today’s announcement confirms all the details we’ve...

Developer interest in Android waning?

04/26/2011, Is developer interest for the Android operating system going downhill? Well, the folks over at IDC and Appcelerator seem to think so. They recently ran a survey in which 2,760 Appcelerator Titanium developers responded, and for Q1 of 2011, developer...

Lenovo 7″ Android tablet arriving this year?

04/26/2011, The folks over at The Next Web managed to get their hands on a whole bunch of leaked Lenovo slides over the weekend, and they’ve discovered yet another Android tablet from the Chinese computer manufacturer. In addition to the 10.1″ Think...

Amazon Appstore credits comes with Android device purchase

04/25/2011, If you’re currently on the lookout for an Android-powered device and decide to pick one up from Amazon, then you will be pleased to know that the Internet retail giant will continue to give its backing to the Appstore for Android market strategy by...

Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1v on sale tomorrow in Portugal

04/25/2011, Samsung’s successor to the first Galaxy Tab, the Galaxy Tab 10.1v was unveiled to the world at the Mobile World Congress in February earlier this year. Well it’s been two months since the tablet’s unmasking, and starting tomorrow the...

Droid X2 press shots leaked

04/22/2011, Motorola’s successor to the Droid X, the Droid X2 has finally been revealed in some press shots. The folks over at Pocketnow managed to get their hands on product shots for the device and posted them online. Not that it’s anything we...

Samsung to build Amazon’s Android tablet?

04/22/2011, As we all know, of late, Amazon has been slowly making its way into Google’s territory, by offering all sorts of services on the Android operating system. The company launched the Amazon Appstore for Android not too long ago, giving Android users an...

Google I/O 2011: Google wants your unlocked Android phones instead

04/22/2011, Eschewing the tradition of giving developers free phones at their annual Google I/O conference this year, Google has announced that this year, they’ll be doing the opposite instead. In an announcement on the official Google code blog, the company...

HTC Flyer pre-order begins this Sunday

04/22/2011, The HTC Flyer that was announced at the Mobile World Congress earlier this year has been one of the more interesting Android tablets that will be arriving this year. The fact that it doesn’t run Android 3.0 (Honeycomb) – the version of Android...

HTC Sensation 4G interest signup page now live

04/22/2011, The HTC Sensation 4G is one of the most anticipated phones that will be arriving this year on T-Mobile – and there’s pretty much nothing to dislike about it. It features a 1.2GHz dual-core processor, a 4.3″ Super LCD (960 x 540) display,...

Samsung Infuse 4G coming to Walmart next month

04/22/2011, The Samsung Infuse 4G was shown off at CES earlier this year – an Android phone with a huge screen headed to AT&T with HSPA+ radios to take advantage of the carrier’s 4G connection. But since its announcement, we haven’t really heard...

SNES controller turns Android phone into a gaming machine

04/22/2011, If you want an Android phone with physical buttons for gaming, you can opt to purchase a phone with a slide-out QWERTY keyboard or a Sony Ericsson Xperia Play. But if you like your current Android phone and you feel that there isn’t a need to...

Verizon Casio G’zOne Commando image leaked

04/21/2011, The rugged Android phone from Casio, slated to arrive on Verizon earlier this month never did show up, but new press shots of the G’zOne Commando leaked and gives us a clearer look at the phone. From what we can see, it looks like what you’d...

Skyfire updated to 4.0 for Android

04/21/2011, If there’s one thing that Android doesn’t have a lack of choice of is when it comes to web browsers. There are just so many browsers available for the mobile operating system, and one of them that have been extremely popular is Skyfire for...