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Samsung Doesnt Have Symbian In Its PlansAndroid is the mobile operating system from Google. The software was originally built by a company called Android Inc, that was purchased by Google in 2005. From its modest debuts, Android has become a powerhouse that powers not only smartphones and tablet, but a host of other less high-profile devices and gadgets. Although Android is not a community-driven project, Google does release the source code as open-source under the Apache license.

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Samsung Doesn’t Have Symbian In Its Plans

09/03/2010, Bad news for Symbian as Samsung’s head of marketing, YH Lee, has confirmed that the company has not planned any Symbian devices for the moment, but if there is enough consumer demand it will consider launching Symbian devices again. Without...

Camangi Unveils Two New Android Tablets

09/03/2010, You might have checked out the Android-powered tablet from Camangi before, and now the company is back again with two new offerings, the FM600 and the Camangi II. Not much is mentioned about the Camangi II, save that it will apparently carry a 1GHz...

Huawei Unveils Its Android-powered Ideos Phone

09/03/2010, As expected, Huawei has unveiled the Ideos, the company’s first smartphone to come bundled with Android 2.2 from the get go. The Ideos isn’t a high-end device, but should be able to compete pretty well in the low-end smartphone market. Expect...

Sony Ericsson Wants to Be Largest Android Smartphone Maker

09/02/2010, Smartphone maker Sony Ericsson, once fully committed to Symbian UIQ interface before going with Windows Mobile on its first XPERIA handset, is now eyeing the burgeoning Android market. According to Sony Ericsson, the company intends on being the number...

Samsung Planning Android Honeycomb Tablet Next Year

09/02/2010, Samsung’s Galaxy Tab has only just gone official and whispers are already out regarding the next-generation tablet from Samsung. According to WP Hong, head of product planning for Samsung, the next software upgrade for the Galaxy Tab will be...

BenQ nReader R100 Android Tablet

09/02/2010, BenQ is generally well known for its computer monitors and projectors, but that doesn’t mean it doesn’t want in on the tablet game too. The company has just introduced its Android-powered tablet, dubbed the BenQ nReader R100. The tablet will...

Google Sued Over Nexus One 3G Connectivity Issues

09/02/2010, You might have heard of some of the connectivity issues that the Nexus One had before this, and now a class action lawsuit has been filed against Google, citing breach of contract. The plaintiff claims that the phone failed to maintain 3G connectivity...

Skype Mobile for Android now updated

09/02/2010, Skype Mobile on the Android operating system has just been given a boost, as the updated version allows you to make calls using a 1-800-, which is over the voice network. Bear in mind that they are currently the only carrier to do so, while others do take...

T-Mobile G2 Confirmed With Android 2.2, Flash 10.1, And 800MHz CPU

09/02/2010, T-Mobile has lifted the wraps on its upcoming Android-powered G2 HSPA+ phone, as its T-Mobile Scoop site already pictures the device, confirming that it’ll be powered by an 800MHz Qualcomm Scorpion processor, which is still slower than the 1GHz...

Angry Birds Beta For Android This Friday?

09/01/2010, If you haven’t played it before, you’ve probably heard of the insanely-addictive Angry Birds game. It was previously only available on the iOS platform, but has since been launched for webOS. The good news for Android-owners is that the...

Archos Unveils 5 New Android-powered Devices

09/01/2010, Archos is already well known for its media players and now the company has unveiled five new Android-powered devices to have you jumping for joy. All these devices will be powered by Android 2.2 and sport microphones and accelerometers. The major downside...

ViewSonic 7-inch Android-powered ViewPad 7 Goes Official

08/31/2010, While most folks were expecting the major announcements to come during the IFA, ViewSonic has made the 7-inch ViewPad 7 official before the event. The Android 2.2 Froyo device will be powered by a 700MHz ARM CPU and will sport an 800 x 480 pixel...

Motorola XT300 Android Slider Pictured

08/31/2010, Pictures of the Motorola XT300 slider phone have surfaced, accompanied by a video, giving us some idea of what to expect from this upcoming Android-powered phone. From what we know, this device will be powered by a Qualcomm MSM7X25 chip, and will be...