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T-Mobile G2 teaser site surfaces

08/18/2010, T-Mobile’s G1 was the first Android smartphone to hit the market in the US, and the mobile carrier decided that it will not stop there with a G2 model coming your way. In order to raise interest, T-Mobile has released a new teaser site for the...

PayPal Payments Coming To The Android Market

08/18/2010, We previously heard that eBay was working to integrate its payment service into Google’s Android Market, giving Android users an alternative means for payment to Google Checkout. Now it seems that we might be inching closer to such a situation as...

Stream TV Networks to roll out new eLocity A7 tablet

08/17/2010, Stream TV Networks has plans to introduce a spanking new mobile tablet to the world which is touted to optimize portability, connectivity and computing power in a solitary device known as the eLocity A7. Boasting a high resolution 7″ display packed...

Adobe AIR to hit Android smartphones this fall

08/17/2010, Looking for some Adobe AIR on your Android-powered smartphone? You don’t have to wait too long any more, as it will be available on the Android Market this fall. Apart from that, there will also be a bunch of initial apps being made available...

HTC Droid Incredible Back In Stock Again

08/17/2010, The phone has been rather elusive all the time, but if you’ve been holding back and waiting for it, you’ll be happy to know that the HTC Droid Incredible is back in stock at Verizon, though there’s no telling how long it’ll remain...

Modu W Tiny Android Phone Visits The FCC

08/16/2010, You might have heard of the modu T before this, which is touted as the smallest touchscreen phone in the world. Now the company, modu, has sent another phone to pay a visit to the FCC, namely the modu W, which is also a rather small device, though exact...

PhoneTell: Android App with “Hard-to-Find” Phone Numbers

08/16/2010, Launched in May, PhoneTell is an Android app that allows users to search phone numbers across multiple sources such as the personal address book, Gmail, LinkedIn, Salesforce, Yelp, Yellow Pages, White Pages, and Bing. It is easy to find a restaurant near...

HTC Bee, Spark And Lexikon Smartphone Specifications Leaked

08/13/2010, Details of three upcoming HTC smartphones have surfaced, giving us the technical specifications of the HTC Bee, Lexikon and Spark. The first two will be powered by Android 2.2 Froyo, while the HTC Spark will be a Windows Phone 7 device. According to the...

Asus Gearing Up To Launch Android-powered Eee Pad On March

08/13/2010, Asus’ CEO has confirmed that the company is busy working on an Android version of the Eee Pad which is slated to arrive in March and will be priced at just $399. Details on the tablet weren’t abundant, but it was said that some of the Android...

Droid X Review

08/11/2010, Droid X Review - The Motorola Droid X has arrived to augment Motorola's high-end smartphone offering. With an enormous screen and a fast hardware platform

Motorola A1680 is first Android-powered Ming phone

08/11/2010, The Motorola A1680 holds the distinction of being the first Android-powered phone from the Ming series, where it will retain the classic clamshell form factor associated with the Ming family, complete with a transparent flip that doubles up as a screen...

Adobe Demos Flash 10.1 On Motorola Droid 2

08/10/2010, Now that the Motorola Droid 2 has finally gone official, Adobe has released a video (available after the jump) showcasing some of Flash 10.1′s capabilities, and has confirmed that the Droid 2 is the first phone to come with Flash 10.1 (final) out of...

Dell Streak sells for $299 on contract and $549.99 unlocked

08/10/2010, The Dell Streak will finally make its way to the US months after our friends living across the pond have had to privilege of playing with the Streak. Of course, while they also have a red colored model, we will have to make do with the charcoal shade for...