04/20/2010, Ford has just announced SYNC AppLink, which is a downloadable software upgrade for Ford SYNC systems, which seem to be quite popular. The update offers hands-free voice control of popular applications for BlackBerry and Android devices. The first car from Ford to offer SYNC AppLink support will be the 2011 Fiesta, available later this summer. Applications that support SYNC AppLink include Pandora, Stitcher and OpenBeak. With everything in place, you […]
04/20/2010, Apparently Palm isn’t the only one who is trying to ramp up app development for its mobile application store, as word is going around that Google is actively trying to attract iPhone app developers to develop apps for the Android platform. It seems that a representative from the Android Advocacy Group contacted Texts From Last Night’s creator to establish a relationship, as well as ship a free Nexus One phone, […]
04/20/2010, There isn’t much information associated with these leaked pictures, but they’re apparently Motorola phones powered by Google’s Android and feature a transparent cover on the front, similar to the Ming series. There are claims that they’re engineering prototypes, and one of them has the code name ZN4. Of course, Motorola already has a ZN4, but it doesn’t look anything like this. What do you make of it?
04/20/2010, This might not be the issue for all users out there, as not everybody uses a 32GB microSD card, possibly due to price. But if you’ve recently tried formatting a 32GB microSD card on Google’s Nexus One, or another Android phone, chances are that you weren’t able to do so. The issue has been raised before, and Google has confirmed the issue, saying that it has been fixed, and will […]
04/20/2010, Do you remember the Android 2.1-powered Lenovo LePhone that we covered a little while back? If you’re living in China, you should be able to get your hands on this interesting phone, as Lenovo has officially announced that it’s launching the phone in China. Aside from its rather cool keyboard accessory, you’ll also notice its 3.7-inch 800 x 480 resolution AMOLED display. Other specifications of the Lenovo LePhone include:
04/19/2010, iPhone users have been enjoying the wonders of Dropbox for some time now, and Android users are well on their way to getting the experience too. If you’re a Windows Mobile user, you might feel more than a little left out, but there’s still hope. The official Dropbox client for Windows Mobile 6.5.x phones is now in the works. Apparently the final version will set you back $6.99, but considering […]
04/19/2010, While it doesn’t look like the iPhone will be getting Adobe Flash anytime soon, but it’s a different story for the folks who are running Google’s Android, and a post has appeared, announcing that Flash Player 10.1 and Adobe AIR 2.0 for Android are currently in private beta testing, and they’re allowing you to sign up to be notified when they begin public beta tests. There isn’t any specific date […]
04/16/2010, It seems that LG is working on a new range of Android-powered smartphones, with the LG P950 being next in line according to the LG P950’s UAProfile (User Agent Profile) which lets us know that apart from the Android operating system, it will come with a WVGA (800×480) resolution display, HSDPA/HSUPA connectivity and a WebKit browser. Of course, it will support multimedia playback as well as streaming as any good […]
04/16/2010, Word has it that the Sony Ericsson XPERIA X10 will be getting an Android 2.1 update later in the second half of the year, introducing multitouch capability as well. It is interesting to note that by that time, Android 2.2, also known as Froyo, will be available then, making such an update late to the party. On the bright side, at least it is better than remaining stuck at Android […]
04/16/2010, The HongKong Electronics Fair (HKEF) Spring Edition has just concluded, where some eagle-eyed folks came across the Rockchip RK2808-powered CJ-2 Android prototype which was running on Android 2.1 alongside a 600MHz processor, cramming in a 3.2″ 480 x 800 WVGA resolution touchscreen display, 1GB RAM, 2GB NAND flash and a 5-megapixel camera. Seems to be a pretty high end handset, although it doesn’t look as though we will be getting […]
04/16/2010, HTC is said to be working on an Android-powered tablet at the moment, which is exciting news since HTC has a track record for churning out some pretty solid hardware with notable Android smartphones to date. Apart from that, a HTC representative also did let it slip that Android handsets will soon feature full HD video playback alongside 5.1-surround sound – good luck with the battery life when that happens!
04/15/2010, Boxee looks like its planning to enter the mobile app scene, as a job listing from the company shows that it’s looking for a Lead iPhone and iPad App Developer, and experience with Google’s Android OS would be a plus point. There wasn’t any mention of what differences the mobile version would have from the full version that we’re used to, but we’re willing to wait and see what Boxee […]
04/15/2010, Diotek has rolled out DioMemo for Android, a new application which will take down notes on your behalf while maintaining memos. Thanks to its advanced handwriting recognition feature, it is able to convert all your handwritten notes to text without missing a beat. Apart from that, it will also do a great job in correcting and recognizing shapes and colors of figures that are drawn by hand. All memos can […]
04/15/2010, Normally when you see an advert regarding an Android device, it’s probably not all that exciting, but it seems that the folks over in Korea seem to like move lively advertisements, at least that’s what we’re guessing based on the video ads from South Korean network SK Telecom. Check out the ads after the jump.