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HTC Wildfire Powered By Android 2.1Android 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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HTC Wildfire Powered By Android 2.1

05/17/2010, HTC has introduced a new model to its entry-level smartphone lineup, the HTC Wildfire. One of the nicer improvements of the HTC Wildfire is its use of a capacitive touchscreen instead of the resistive touchscreens that are common on entry-level phones....

NVIDIA Focuses On Android For Tegra 2

05/17/2010, Seems like Apple is fast becoming the main competitor to everybody nowadays, and now NVIDIA’s CEO, Jen-Hsun Huang, has identified Apple’s A4 SoC (system-on-chip) as Tegra 2’s primary competitor. Aside from that, we’re expected to...

Blue Sky offers BL10 Android-powered tablet

05/17/2010, It seems that Google’s Android is making some headway on a variety of platforms despite the cellphone/smartphone range being the primary mode of propogation – since it is open source, it has also seen action on tablet devices, with the Blue...

Verizon’s Droid Incredible Already Sold Out?

05/17/2010, Word is going around that there is a shortage of Verizon’s highly-anticipated Droid Incredible. Apparently the reason behind the shortage is due to the lack of key components such as the WVGA capacitive display that is manufactured by Samsung....

Pocket Verifier Professional for Android is now out

05/17/2010, We’ve seen wireless credit card payment systems being made via iPhones in the past, but here’s one for the Android camp – the Pocket Verifier Professional for Android that will work in tandem with Pocket Spectrum Plus, a complete payment...

FxCamera grants new powers to Android-powered phone camera

05/16/2010, Have an Android-powered smartphone that you think could do a whole lot better when it comes to its photo-taking capability? Well, you can now check out the FxCamera which offers features that one would have expected over Android natively, in particular...

LG Aloha Visits The FCC In The Form Of The LG-C710h?

05/15/2010, An LG phone has recently paid a visit to the FCC, bearing the model number LG-C710h, one of the rumored names of the LG Aloha, and since it supports the 1900/850 WCDMA bands, it’s most likely headed for AT&T. While there still hasn’t been...

Tweetdeck Planning To Churn Out An Android App

05/15/2010, When Twitter decided to release its official Twitter app for Google’s Android OS, many of the Twitter apps out there suddenly didn’t seem so important, but Tweetdeck has always been popular, and now they’re planning to churn out an...

Android-powered HTC Sidekick Twist Coming To T-Mobile?

05/15/2010, We previously briefed you on some details of T-Mobile’s Project Emerald, and while it was previously speculated that the HTC Desire would be heading to T-Mobile’s lineup, now it seems that Project Emerald might actually involve a new...

New Cellphone Robot Is Powered By The G1′s Internal Battery

05/14/2010, We’ve seen various forms of cellbots (cellphone robots) before, but what makes this robot special is that the 5v components have been swapped out for 3.3v ones, and the creators of this nifty little robot have wired everything to run off the...

UMA Android Phone Coming Soon?

05/13/2010, Word is out that T-Mobile will begin to test UMA (Unlicensed Mobile Access) calling on Android-powered devices this summer. Such a move would mean that Android-devices would be able to use T-Mobile’s HotSpot@Home service, using Wi-Fi/VoIP to make...

Hulu says HTML5 support will be delayed as it lacks maturity

05/13/2010, Hulu was originally supposed to work on a HTML5 compatible version, but it looks like that isn’t going to work out anytime soon with Hulu’s Vice President of products, Eugene Wei, stating that “HTML5 lacks maturity in reporting,...

Yuhua X2 smartphone comes with dual OS boot up

05/13/2010, The Yuhua X2 smartphone is a handset that offers dual OS capability, letting you toss between Linux 2.6 as well as the Android operating systems. Of course, its hardware specifications are nothing much to shout about with 256MB ROM and 128MB RAM, which...