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Samsung Galaxy S to get FroYo updateAndroid 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 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...

Viper remote start system for Android devices

07/29/2010, Now you can use your Android-powered smartphone to lock, unlock and start your vehicle as long as it relies on a Viper remote start system. The app is now available on the Android Market and through Viper creator Directed Electronics’ site as well,...

Samsung Galaxy S spotted running leaked Android 2.2 update

07/29/2010, We were talking about the leaked Android 2.2 update yesterday for the Samsung Galaxy S, and it sure didn’t take too long for someone to install it on an actual Galaxy S, where you can check it out running just fine in a video right after the jump....

HTC To Launch All China-bound Phones With Android 2.2 FroYo

07/29/2010, HTC must really be getting serious about improving its position over in China, as word is out that HTC will be shipping all its Android phones in China with Android 2.2, and that includes the HTC Wildfire, Desire, and the Tianyi. This is in line with...

Malicious Android Wallpaper App Collects Your Personal Data

07/28/2010, Android users who have been regularly downloading apps from the Android Market might want to take note, as mobile security firm Lookout claims that a malicious app has been downloaded from the Android Market by millions of users. The app, developed by...

Dell Streak Delayed

07/28/2010, Folks who are looking forward to getting hold of the Android-powered Dell Streak might not be too happy to hear that they might have to wait a little longer, as it has been revealed that the device may not arrive in July as originally planned, but will be...

Droid X Running Android 2.2 Appears On eBay

07/28/2010, Google’s anticipated Android 2.2 mobile OS seems to be turning up everywhere nowadays, and when someone purchased the Motorola Droid X off eBay, the device surprisingly came preinstalled with Android 2.2 FroYo. Apparently the firmware installed is...

Huawei S7 now ready to ship, for real

07/28/2010, Good to know that a burst bubble earlier in the month isn’t going to continue for much longer, as the Huawei S7′s shipping date has been tagged at September 6th – moving more than a month after the already delayed date of August 5th....

Modu Cell Phone Spotted Running Android OS

07/28/2010, We’ve seen Modu’s cute little T-Phone before, and now a similar looking device has surfaced with the company’s name stamped on it, though it seems to be powered by Google’s Android, probably Android 1.6 (which is incredibly old)....

Samsung Galaxy S Android 2.2 Firmware Leaked

07/28/2010, Considering the amount of interest in Google’s Android 2.2 FroYo, it shouldn’t be too surprising to note that manufacturers are busy trying to prepare the latest version of the firmware for their mobile phones. Now a test build of the official...

Nexus One Will Not Be Sold In T-Mobile Retail Stores

07/28/2010, When it was confirmed that Google has officially stopped selling the Nexus One on its online web store, rumor began to spread that T-Mobile retail stores would soon begin to offer the Nexus One. If you’ve been banking on that rumor, you might be a...

Motorola Milestone Gets Unofficial Android 2.2 FroYo Firmware

07/28/2010, Motorola still hasn’t officially confirmed if it will be offering the Android 2.2 FroYo update for the aging Motorola Milestone, but just because there isn’t any official means to do it just yet, doesn’t mean that you’ll have to...

Motorola Droid X caught running on FroYo

07/27/2010, While Android 2.2, also known as FroYo, is not available on the Motorola Droid X on an official basis just yet, it doesn’t mean that it isn’t out already as evident by this screenshot you see here. Strange that this 2.2 build has root access,...