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Flash 10.1 player scoffs at Silent Mode on AndroidAndroid 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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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...

Android 3.0 Gingerbread detailed

06/30/2010, Android 2.2, better known as FroYo, is barely out of the stables just yet, but that doesn’t mean Google is resting on its laurels with word of Android 3.0 aka Gingerbread being prepared for a Q4 release later this year. The crystal ball has become a...

Android-powered Pantech A630K Designed For Women

06/29/2010, It’s not that often that you see a mobile phone that’s geared towards women, but Pantech has announced its second Android smartphone, the IM-A630K “Crystal de Izar”. If you take a peek at the crystal styling at the bottom that can...

Super Mario Android Live Wallpaper Is Cool

06/29/2010, Can’t get enough of your favorite plumber? If you’re running an Android 2.1 (and above) device, you could always give the Super Mario live wallpaper a try, which sees Mario running through your home screen, playing through a few levels. If you...

Amazon Kindle For Android Goes Live

06/28/2010, Amazon has finally launched the Kindle for Android app on the Android Market, which should be warmly welcomed by eBook fans who own Android-powered devices. In case you’re wondering, the Android version is more or less the same as the iPhone...

Motorola Droid 2 To Ship On Aug 23rd With Android 2.2?

06/28/2010, It’s still not official yet, but word on the street is that the upcoming Motorola Droid 2 will be launching on Verizon on August 23rd. There is some good news, though, as it seems that the Droid 2 could be preloaded with Android 2.2 when it’s...

T-Mobile Samsung Vibrant Arriving On July 21st For $200

06/28/2010, After teasing us with puzzles and giving us the FAQ early, T-Mobile has finally decided that it’s time to make its Android-powered Samsung Vibrant official. If you’ve checked out the Samsung Galaxy S before, there’s nothing too...