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Netflix looks into official Android appAndroid 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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Netflix looks into official Android app

08/09/2010, The Android platform could very well be where the next Netflix app appears on, enabling one to enjoy movies as well as TV shows straight on their Android-powered devices. Of course, there is the point to consider where the display size of your typical...

Flash To Arrive On August 18th For The Motorola Droid

08/06/2010, Before this it wasn’t clear when Motorola Droid users who manually updated to Android 2.2 FroYo would be getting Flash, but thanks to the latest leak, it seems that Verizon is planning to introduced the official Flash update for said device on...

Acer Aspire One D255 Netbook Dual Boots Android And Windows XP

08/05/2010, We’ve previously checked out the Acer Aspire One D255 netbook before, but Acer currently has the device on show at the Taipei Computer Applications Show with a little twist. The netbook is configured to dual-boot Google’s Android OS and...

200,000 Android Phones Being Sold Daily

08/05/2010, The folks over at Google should be pretty happy to hear the latest stats from market tracker NPD. According to them, about a third of all smartphones sold in the US between April and June this year were Android-powered devices, most of them Motorola...

Lego NXT Bluetooth remote for Android-powered devices

08/04/2010, If you are on the lookout for a Bluetooth remote for your Lego NXT kit, your search ends here. We’re talking about a Lego NXT Bluetooth remote for Android-powered devices that while accompanied by a few wrinkles, it ought to be stable enough by the...

Nokia N8 Clone From China Runs Android 2.1

08/04/2010, While it might be really cool if Nokia’s N8 phone were to be powered by Google’s Android instead of Symbian^3, but obviously Nokia isn’t going to offer such a phone anytime soon. That being said, a Nokia N8 clone has surfaced that seems...

Manual update for Android 2.2 for your Motorola Droid

08/03/2010, We know that the Motorola Droid (also known as the Milestone in Europe) has started to receive Over The Air (OTA) updates where the Android 2.2 update is concerned, but for those who prefer to do things manually, you can check out the steps listed below....

Motorola to work on Android-powered tablet

08/03/2010, Going the tablet way seems to be the in thing these days, and Motorla is going about developing an Android-powered tablet which will not only do all the things a normal tablet can, it will also allow you to watch TV on it, now how about that. For your...

Viewsonic rolls out new Android-powered tablet

08/03/2010, Viewsonic isn’t just about monitors you know, as the company has outlined plans to deliver a tablet device which will run on the Android operating system. Needless to say, Viewsonic intends to remain at the cutting edge of things, running Android...

HTC HD2 Gets An Improved Android 2.2 FroYo ROM

08/03/2010, We have previously seen Google’s Android 2.2 FroYo crammed into the juicy HTC HD2 before this, but during the previous iteration, it was quite buggy and had various issues. Now the folks behind it have come up with an updated ROM, one which seems to...

AT&T Banning Pre-release Dell Streaks On Its 3G Network?

08/02/2010, Reports from forums suggest that AT&T may have banned pre-release Dell Streaks from operating on its 3G networks. According to users, they have been cut off from using the voice and data services in the US, which leaves the device to operate on a...

Android is tops in US smartphone market share

08/02/2010, When it comes to market share of smartphones, Android has taken top spot, overtaking BlackBerry and iPhone sales in the process. According to Canalys, when you take into account the sales figures from HTC, Motorola and other smaller Android producers, it...

Notion Ink Adam To Ship With Android 2.2

08/01/2010, We’re still waiting for the Notion Ink Adam tablet, and now Notion Ink chief Rohan Shravan has said that the device will likely ship with Android 2.2, which is good news, though hopefully Android 2.2 is still in vogue when the device finally hits...

Samsung Galaxy S to get FroYo update

07/30/2010, We already know that the Samsung Galaxy S will be getting the Android 2.2 (otherwise known as FroYo) update in due time, but when is the big question that remains unanswered. A quick peek at Samsung UK’s Twitter page reveals that it will be...