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More pictures of the Parrot Asteroid Android powered car stereo

01/06/2011, [CES 2011] The Asteroid by Parrot is one unique device – who would’ve thought we’d see Android powering a car stereo? Well, we’ve spotted the device that was recently unveiled at CES and have got more pictures of the device for you....

The Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc is one slim Android phone

01/05/2011, [CES 2011] Sony Ericsson have just unveiled the new Xperia arc Android smartphone today. This Android phone will be running Gingerbread (Android 2.3) on an extra wide 4.2″ multi-touch screen. According to the official press release, “The best...

Motorola unveils 4 new Android devices at CES 2011

01/05/2011, [CES 2011] The first Android device to be revealed is the Atrix 4G. Motorola have branded it as “the world’s most powerful smartphone” and it’s for a good reason. It packs a dual-core processor and a whopping 1GB of RAM, but...

Motorola Atrix Hands-On

01/05/2011, We’ve uploaded some real-world pic of the Motorola Atrix, and we’re going back to fish some more, but this looks very interesting. At first glance, the phone design is good, but we’ll get back to you in a few moment… Update: More...

Enspert releasing new Android tablets this year

01/05/2011, [CES 2011] Korean electronics manufacturer, Enspert, has just introduced their 2011 IDENTITY product line to the world today at CES. The IDENTITY line up will contain Android tablets that are designed for education and entertainment, delivering color LCD...

Sony Ericsson Anzu displayed in banner?

01/05/2011, [CES 2011] In a banner spotted at CES 2011, Sony Ericsson decided to give everyone a sneak preview of an upcoming device that looks just like the Sony Ericsson Anzu that was leaked before. Judging from the pictures, the phone looks like it’s going...

Amazon appstore now open for developers to submit apps

01/05/2011, We’ve been enjoying a wide selection of apps on Google’s Android Market for some time, and now it seems that we’re inching closer to another major Android app store out there, the Amazon appstore. We previously caught wind about this, so there...

ASUS announces 4 new tablets

01/04/2011, [CES 2011] It looks like ASUS will be releasing 4 new tablets over the course of the year – the Eee Slate, the Eee Pad Transformer, the Eee Pad Slider and the Eee Pad MeMO. After unveiling them today at CES, the Taiwanese company has revealed their...

Nexus S now overclocked to 1.3GHz

01/04/2011, It was just yesterday when we reported about the Google Nexus S phone being over clocked to 1.2GHz, now it looks like the developer is far from done and has managed to push another 100MHz out of the Hummingbird CPU, bringing it up to 1.3GHz. Makes me...

Samsung Galaxy Tab case with Bluetooth keyboard

01/03/2011, If you’re looking to keep your Samsung Galaxy Tab protected while on the move, and want to increase its functionality while you’re stationary, the Galaxy Tab case with Bluetooth Keyboard might be the solution for you. Available from Brando,...

AOC Breeze Sub-$200 8-inch Android Tablet

01/03/2011, [CES 2011] AOC, a company that usually makes displays is jumping into the Android Tablet market with a sub-$200 8″ Android Tablet. Sub-$200? Yes, that’s correct, but what’s inside for such a low price? Let’s take a closer look: The...

HSTi wireless media stick to support Android devices

01/03/2011, HSTi is set to unveil its Wireless Media Stick Android mobile app this week, an app that will allow the device to stream your stored movies, music and photos from any Android-powered smartphone or tablet to your media player. The Wireless Media Stick acts...

RunKeeper Pro going for free on iOS/Android

12/31/2010, Joggers out there who have been thinking about purchasing RunKeeper for iOS/Android but didn’t want to pay the $10 fee are in for a treat. The folks behind the app are offering the Pro version for free between now and the end of January. There is...

Russians claim ZTE phone can whoop iPhone 4’s ass

12/30/2010, According to Russian firm AFK Sistema, they have come up with a handset that on paper is capable of “beating” the iPhone 4 when it comes to GPS navigation – by that, we presume they’re saying that the iPhone 4’s GPS...