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Android 2.1 Ported To The HTC Touch Diamond2Android 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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Android 2.1 Ported To The HTC Touch Diamond2

07/06/2010, It used to be that folks would be busy trying to get Linux running on various electronic devices, such as an iPod, but the latest trend is to get Google’s Android OS running on phones that don’t officially support it. We’ve seen Android...

Rover Computers has interesting line up of tablets

07/06/2010, Rover Computers of Russia has just underlined its intent to make a splash in the tablet market with a range of tablets (obviously) that ought to cater to just about every market demographic. The most basic model from them would be the Air G70 that runs on...

There Will Be No Nexus Two Phone

07/06/2010, If you’re waiting for a successor to the Nexus One from Google, it seems that it might never materialize, as the Google’s Eric Schmidt has recently suggested that the company isn’t planning on churning out its own phones anymore, despite...

Frash Places Flash For Android On The iPad

07/05/2010, Are you still scratching your head wondering when Apple will finally allow Flash on its iOS devices? The person behind the Spirit jailbreak has now come up with Frash, which is basically a port of the Adobe Flash runtime for Android, allowing it to run on...

LG Electronics to roll out Android-powered tablet in Q4 2010

07/05/2010, LG Electronics has announced plans to introduce an Android-powered tablet computer sometime in Q4 this year, although the South Korean firm did not reveal additional details that most people would clamor for – we’re talking about the price as...

Phecda P7 Android tablet runs on Android 2.1

07/05/2010, The Phecda P7 is another Android-powered tablet from China, where it will run on the Android 2.1 operating system with the added promise of an update to Android 2.2 FroYo when October rolls around. The P7 is no slouch when it comes to specifications,...

Flash 10.1 player scoffs at Silent Mode on Android

07/05/2010, It seems that the Flash 10.1 player on Android-powered platforms holds the Ring of Power, especially when it will play sound on the smartphone even when Silent Mode is turned on. This makes a pair of headphones even more essential, especially if...

Motorola Charm gets Android OS

07/05/2010, T-Mobile has a Motorla handset in its stable, known as the Motorola Charm which is powered by the Android operating system, and to sweeten the deal, T-Mobile decided to offer the Android phone for free as part of their back-to-school promotions. This is...

LG Announces Optimus One And Chic Android Phones

07/05/2010, LG certainly doesn’t want to be lagging behind Samsung and HTC in the smartphone race, and the company has launched its new Optimus Series, which is a family of smartphones that will be powered by a variety of operating systems, including...

HTC Vision Pictured With Sliding QWERTY Keyboard?

07/05/2010, We recently heard a few whispers of a HTC Vision, though details weren’t exactly abundant at that time. Now a picture of what is apparently the HTC Vision has surfaced, and if it’s legit, it looks like HTC will be churning out an...

Google Music service to roll out with Android 3.0

07/02/2010, Google looks as though they will take the fight to Apple’s turf in the next Android 3.0 update which is touted to be released before the year is over, although we do have doubts since Android 2.2 has yet to be available for most of the smartphones...

Google Nexus One owners get Android 2.2 update

07/02/2010, If you happen to own the superphone from Google, you’ll be pleased to know that the official Android 2.2 update can be found via a direct link or through an over-the-air update. Either way, the update weighs in at less than 1MB (900 plus KB to be...

Witstech A81-E runs on Android and Windows CE

07/01/2010, Witstech aims to light up the tablet market with their latest tablet release which not only runs on Google’s Android 2.1 operating system, but it also does Windows CE 6.0 as well. This new 7″ touchscreen device can boot up in either operating...

CyanogenMod 6 Android 2.2 ROMs could be out this weekend

07/01/2010, The folks over at CyanogenMod could very well release a test version of CyanogenMod 6 for both the Nexus One and Motorola Droid smartphones as early as this weekend. Curious to know what they have to say about it? Here’s where we stand so far.. Most...