Google is ending support for the Android Market app on Android 2.1 Eclair and older devices on June 30, 2017. When this change happens, users on these devices will no longer be able to access, or install other apps from, the Android Market. The Android Market was replaced by Google Play in 2012.
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Springpad is one of the best note taking applications for Android, and it has become even better. The new updated version 3.2.6 brings tablet support and various other features and bug fixes which people were experiencing on Jellybean.
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With Android being affected by various malwares these days, it is necessary to have an Anti-Virus application installed on your device to protect the device from these malwares and also for the security for your Android smartphone or tablet. When I was searching for an app to secure my phone from these malwares I came across AVG Anti-Virus which had loads of features in it’s free version including remote location of your device.
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Last year, Google launched two devices under their Nexus brand. First one was the Nexus One, which is still one of the sexiest phones and it was the first phone to feature Android 2.1. Then later last year, Google and Samsung launched the Nexus S, which offers Pure Google experience and first device to feature Gingerbread. Continue reading “There will be a new Nexus in future, says Andy Rubin”
Motorola Defy is an Android powered rugged smartphone, which is a beautiful and good device as compared to other rugged phone out there. We also posted a little preview of this phone a few weeks ago, where we told you that the phone is nice but the Motorola MotoBlur is not heart winning but for some people, MotoBlur is a true winner. Continue reading “Motorola Defy coming to India next week?”
XPERIA X10 got updated to Android 2.1 earlier this month. Now the other models in XPERIA series such as X10 Mini, X10 Mini Pro and X8 have started to receive Android 2.1. The Sony Ericsson Official Blog said that the update is started to roll out for certain product codes.
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Dell has officially announced that Dell Streak, which is also known as Dell Mini 5 will be getting Android 2.2 in UK this month. Dell confirmed it on their Facebook page by saying “DellStreak will begin a rollout of the 2.2 update OTA before the end of Nov. This is Continue reading “Dell Streak getting Froyo in UK this month”
LG Optimus GT540 users have a reason to cheer, since LG recently announced that an Android OS update is available for the Optimus GT540 smartphone.
LG Optimus GT540 users have a reason to cheer, since LG recently announced that an Android OS update is available for the Optimus GT540 smartphone. This handset originally runs on the Android 1.6 OS, but now it will be updated to the Android 2.1 Operating System.
The upgrade will enable the following on your handset:
- Android Eclair (2.1)
- Multiple Accounts
- Quick Contacts Interface
- HTML5 Support in Browser
- Microsoft Exchange Support
- Live Wallpapers
- Bluetooth 2.1 Support
You will need to update your handset manually since this update is not available Over-The-Air (OTA). It is advised to backup all your data before updating the device. To learn more, head over to this page.
We saw that coming, and we are talking about this phone from a few weeks now. Samsung has officially announced the Samsung Continuum, which is the world first phone to come with dual LED display. Samsung announced the device officially during the event in NYC. Continue reading “Samsung Continuum announced, hitting Verizon on Nov.11th for $199.99”
US Cellular recently launched the Android-powered Galaxy S device, the Samsung Mesmerize (SCH-i500). This handset comes with a 1GHz processor, 5MP camera, but it lacks the front facing camera.
US Cellular recently launched the Android-powered Galaxy S device, the Samsung Mesmerize (SCH-i500). This handset comes with a 4 inch Super-AMOLED display, 1GHz Hummingbird processor, 5 megapixel camera, but it lacks the front facing camera. Continue reading “Samsung Mesmerize Released On US Cellular”
A few days ago, we told you that Sony Ericsson is planning to launch Android 2.1 for Xperia X10 in late September, but it was wrong because Sony Ericsson is now saying that they will bring the Android 2.1 to Xperia X10 family in late October. I don’t know why SE is Continue reading “Android 2.1 delayed again for Xperia X10 family”
SE Spain has confirmed that Android 2.1 for SE Xperia X10 is coming out in the 38th week, which is actually 20th to 26th September. Sony Ericsson recently announced that they will bring Android 2.1 to Xperia X10 family in Q3, and Q3 is already here, so now SE is ready to fulfill their promise. Well, we don’t have any exact date between 20th and 26th, but you can stay tuned with us. Continue reading “Xperia X10 getting Android 2.1 next week?”
Mozilla has finally released the alpha version of its mobile browser Fennec for Nokia N900 and Android (2.x) devices. Fennec comes with some interesting features such as Firefox Sync, Add-ons and the Awesome Bar.
Mozilla has finally released the alpha version of its mobile browser Fennec for Nokia N900 and Android (2.x) devices. Fennec is the codename of Mozilla’s mobile project. This browser is built on the new “Electrolysis” and “Layers” technology which concentrates on increasing speed and responsiveness. Fennec is designed and optimized for browsing on a mobile device and it comes with some interesting features such as Firefox Sync, Add-ons and the Awesome Bar.
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HTC Desire Z will run on the Android 2.1 operating system which can be later upgraded to Android 2.2 OS. Other features are its 3.7 inch touchscreen display with slide-out QWERTY keyboard.
We have already seen the leaked pics of HTC Desire Z, but the confirmed specs of this device was recently posted at mobile.co.uk. HTC Desire Z will run on the Android 2.1 operating system which can be later upgraded to the Android 2.2 OS. Other features include the 3.7 inch touchscreen display with slide-out QWERTY keyboard. This handset may come with an 8 megapixel camera and HD (720p) video recording capabilities. HTC Desire Z is expected to launch on September 15. Check out the specs below.
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We have received the Acer Stream for review and it’s the company’s latest Android smartphone featuring a 3.7 inch AMOLED Display and a 1GHz CPU. Here are the pics of the unboxing !
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