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Acer Announces Liquid Android Phone

10/14/2009, Acer certainly looks like it’s going to heat up the cell phone wars, and to emphasize that, it has officially announced the Acer Liquid, Acer’s first Android-powered smartphone. To give you something to drool over, the phone will be powered by...

Motorola Sholes To Be Called Droid

10/03/2009, You’ve probably heard of the Motorola Sholes or Motorola Tao at some point in time, and to further add to the confusion; it seems that the device will actually be called the Motorola Droid when it’s released on Verizon Wireless. While the name...

Odroid pre-order ready

09/30/2009, Looking out for the Odroid? It is now available for pre-order for approximately $320 after conversion, where it is tipped to arrive at your doorstep from November 5th onwards. Expect the Odroid developer edition to run on a similar 833MHz Samsung S5PC100...

Acer Aspire One D250 boots in Android too

09/23/2009, Check it out – the Acer Aspire One D250 netbook does not only run on Windows XP, but is full well capable of booting up in Google Android as well. The latter takes around 20 seconds to boot up, and when shutting down, it does so almost...

Archos 5 Internet Tablet Review

09/21/2009, Archos 5 Internet Tablet Review - Archos has shocked gadget fans worldwide when it launched its android-powered Archos 5 Internet Tablet last week

Archos 5, an Android Tablet

09/15/2009, Archos is currently announcing its Archos 5 tablet that runs on Android in Paris. It will feature an AppStore and has been designed to receive accessories. Update: we have been getting some official information directly from the Archos event in Paris:...

Motorola Cliq hands-on: it’s Motorola’s best shot in a while

09/10/2009, After spending some time and getting a demo of the Cliq, here are out first impressions: Like many Android phones, the Cliq is fast and it is clearly the best smartphone that Motorola has built in a long while. The social networking integration is well...

RAmos T11 running on Android

08/23/2009, The RAmos T11 portable media player which will be powered by Texas Instrument’s Ti TMS320DM640 DaVinci chipset looks set to run on Google’s Android operating system, where it will feature a 5″ display at 800 x 480 resolution. After all,...

Dell Mini 3i specifications unveiled

08/13/2009, Looks like we have finally laid hands on Dell’s latest Mini 3i smartphone that will be heading towards China. It has been hailed as launch-ready, so brace yourselves for the following specifications :- Quad-band GSM/GPRS/EDGE class 12 Size: 68.6cc...

Motorola Sholes to run on Android 2.0

08/12/2009, Motorola’s Sholes smartphone has yet to be released, and we have another rumor that could potentially run on the Android 2.0 operating system. Dubbed “Eclair” by Google, this version of the smartphone operating system could actually make...

Motorola Morrison release date spotted

08/03/2009, You’ve seen (blurry) images of the Motorola Morrison, and now we have gotten hold of its release date, where T-Mobile’s system points toward an October 21st release. That’s just a couple of months away, and while pricing details have yet...

iRiver working on Android powered media player

07/31/2009, Word on the street has it that iRiver is currently developing a new portable media player that will be powered by Google’s Android operating system, and this device is touted to tackle the high and mighty iPod touch. Apparently, this unconfirmed...

iPhone and other phones could be hacked via SMS

07/30/2009, At the Black Hat conference in Las Vegas, Charlie Miller and Collin Mulliner will present their findings about a possible SMS vulnerability present on many platforms, including the iPhone, Android and Windows Mobile. Apparently, most of the SMS...

Motorola Introduces Motodev Kit Targeting Android Developers

07/24/2009, Motorola has just released its latest Motodev kit that enables developers to obtain early access to tools and programs, allowing such folks to gain an early lead when it comes to developing and programming new applications for Motorola’s future...