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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...

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...