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Photoshop For Android Is Here

11/07/2009, Hot on the heels of the popular Photoshop for iPhone app is the Photoshop for Android. In terms of features, it’s pretty much like its iPhone counterpart, allowing users to crop, rotate and flip images. Color adjustments such as exposure,...

Vobis Announces Highscreen Zeus

11/07/2009, You may not have heard of Vobis Computer, but they’ve released an Android-powered device back in July, called the PP5420. Now it has come up with its second attempt, dubbed the Highscreen Zeus, which certainly sounds a lot nicer. Retailing for about...

MOTO Android 2 MID

11/06/2009, The MOTO group has its very own Android 2.0 MID in development, where this 5″ device is now ready to rock developers’ worlds. Underneath the chassis, one will find a TI OMA3430 CPU alongside a nifty 5″ OLED capacitive touchscreen display...

Google Countersues In Android Battle

11/05/2009, Despite the Motorola Droid getting favorable reviews, there are other battles for Google’s Android to fight, as is the case with the Android trademark issue. Google has filed a countersuit against Illinois entrepreneur Erich Specht over the Android...

Motorola Droid Review

11/05/2009, Motorola Droid Review - The Motorola Droid is the first Android 2.0 to be commercially available. Droid is a high-end Android phone with a superb high-resolution screen

HTC Touch HD2 Supports Android Market?

11/03/2009, To err is part of being human, but that certainly doesn’t mean that we can’t have a laugh at the expense of others sometimes, right? Either someone make a funny mistake, or this is really big news (we’re vouching for the...

Android 2.0 on T-Mobile G1

10/30/2009, While the Android operating system has reached version 2.0 of its lifespan, it is interesting to note that Eclair (as it is also known) can run on the original Android device, the famous T-Mobile G1 (aka HTC Dream). The port is currently a rough one with...

Motorola Cliq Review

10/28/2009, After a long walk in the desert, Motorola surprised everyone (or at least me) with the Motorola Cliq, an Android smartphone with a QWERTY sliding keyboard and most importantly MotoBlur, a combination of software and web services designed to unify all your...

Huawei G6600 to run on Android

10/28/2009, Huawei’s G6600 cellphone will run on the Android operating system while featuring a full QWERTY keypad to get you messaging up to speed right out of the box, alongside Bluetooth connectivity, MMS support and GSM/GPRS connectivity which point towards...

Motorola Droid preview

10/23/2009, Our friends at BGR managed to snag a Motorola Droid for themselves, and after gorging silly on the Android-powered smartphone, here’s what they say about it. The Motorola CLIQ was a pretty big disappointment for me personally, but oh man does the...

HTC Hero Review

10/19/2009, There’s a flurry of Android phones out there and not so long ago but the HTC Hero is different not only because it has a better physical design, but also because it has HTC Sense, a proprietary user interface extension that only HTC-branded phones...

Spring Design Alex Dual-Screen Android e-book reader

10/19/2009, Spring Design has let loose the Alex – the first Google Android-powered e-book reader that comes with full browser capabilities, and taking a cue from Nintendo’s books, along with a patented dual screen display known as the Duet Navigator....

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...