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Gameloft to slow down on Android games

11/20/2009, Gameloft is famous for their range of mobile games, but they have just revealed that they will be slowing down on Android game development due to a lack of potential revenue and slow adoption of the platform. According to Gameloft finance director...

Android-powered Moto MT710 For China

11/13/2009, Nobody can deny that Motorola’s Droid is riding an amazing wave of popularity, and we’re certainly happy for the big M. It seems that Motorola isn’t going to stop with just the Droid, as it’s planning to launch the Motorola MT710...

VIA MID does Windows XP and Android

11/13/2009, So we’ve seen a device that runs on Windows CE and Android just a couple of posts back, but here’s another one that does Windows XP and Android simultaneously. The VIA MID will be powered by a 500MHz VIA processor, boasting telephony and...

First Android Wireless Digital Photo Frame

11/11/2009, Want a cool and feature-rich digital photo frame? Well, the Grande Specchio by Martin Szekely might be just what you’re looking for, assuming you have a spare $650 to burn. To begin with, it’s powered by Google’s Android, making it the...

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...