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MIRAI SANZO is an Android-based smart home robot

07/14/2011, We know that the Android operating system has been used in many different ways and can be programmed to run all sorts of electronics, and now the folks over at Sanyo Homes in Japan have managed to put it inside a robot. Called the MIRAI SANZO, this cute...

iCookbook for Android launches on Amazon Appstore today

07/14/2011, If you’re a fan of preparing meals in the kitchen and love to have your tablet handy whenever you’re cooking, you’re going to be delighted at this upcoming announcement. iCookbook, a popular cooking app available on the Apple iPad and HP...

Motorola PHOTON 4G price and release date announced

07/13/2011, Motorola’s first 4G phone for Sprint’s network, the PHOTON 4G, was announced early last month and was said to have a vague release date of this summer. Other than its specs, we didn’t have a price tag to the phone – until today. Sprint...

Twitter for Android receives major update

07/13/2011, Twitter users with Android phones – we’ve got some fantastic news. Twitter has announced on its official blog today that the Twitter app for Android has just received a major update that includes features we’ve all been waiting for: support...

Motorola launches XT316 Android smartphone

07/13/2011, Motorola has announced the launch of a new Android handset called the Motorola XT316 – also known as the Motorola Fire and Motorola Spice (depending on the region where it’s sold). The phone will feature a candy bar form factor and a full QWERTY...

Evernote for Android tablets released

07/12/2011, Evernote is one of the most useful note-taking apps available on pretty much every platform out there – except Android tablets. After picking up from what they’ve learnt with the iPad version, Evernote is ready to make the transition to Android...

Ustream for Android Honeycomb tablets released

07/12/2011, Folks who love watching live content in the comfort of their own homes will be glad to know that Ustream is now available to them on their 10-inch Honeycomb tablets. In case you didn’t know, Ustream is an app that allows users to watch live videos...

Motorola XOOM gets Android 3.2 Honeycomb update

07/12/2011, When it comes to the Motorola XOOM (as with many other tablets as well), there are two models available – one with Wi-Fi connectivity only, while the other not only supports Wi-Fi connections, but will be able to fall back on 3G networks if the need...

HTC Desire Z Gingerbread almost here

07/12/2011, Great news for HTC Desire Z users (well, for those of you who still haven’t rooted your phone for a custom ROM) – according to the Romanian HTC Facebook page, the official Gingerbread update is coming very soon. While it isn’t the end of...

Android malware DroidDream Light spotted over the weekend

07/12/2011, Android users, it appears that over the weekend, more Android malware has made its way to the Android Market. Given the frequency of malware popping up for Android, we really shouldn’t be surprised. The infected apps have already been taken off the...

Official Scrabble game now on Android

07/12/2011, Tired of playing Scrabble clones on your Android smartphone? Well, you won’t have to anymore. Hasbro has just announced the release of Scrabble for Android today. Joining Scrabble for iOS and Facebook, Scrabble for Android will also support cross...

TekTrak lets you find your missing Samsung Android phone

07/11/2011, If you’re a Samsung phone user and you feel like you’re missing out on the phone-tracking service that HTC users get with HTCSense.com, fret not because Samsung now has its own offering for you. Developed by TekTrak, this app/service gives...

A 16-year old’s vision of the Blackberry OS 8

07/11/2011, RIM is steadily declining in terms of smartphone market share, and there could be a variety of reasons behind it. It could be due to the hardware, which was only recently upgraded with the Blackberry Bold Touch 9900 (1.2GHz processor) to put it somewhat...

Video Stabilization Software from SRI Embedded in Google Talk

07/08/2011, Image stabilization is a technology commonly used for digital cameras, but here, we are talking about real-time image stabilization for live video streaming, specifically for video chat services, which requires different algorithms and more computing...