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LG Univa E510 droid surfaces in a quick hands-on session

LG Univa E510 droid surfaces in a quick hands-on session

09 September, 2011 | comments (21)

LG hasn’t officially introduced the LG Univa E510, which is supposedly the Optimus Two, but the smartphone has surfaced yet again, starring in a quick hands-on. The hands-on confirms most of the specs of the Optimus One successor, including that it...


Fusion Garage introduces its droid lineup - meet Grid 4 and Grid 10

Fusion Garage introduces its droid lineup - meet Grid 4 and Grid 10

17 August, 2011 | comments (42)

The good thing about Android is that everyone can have a go at it - Fusion Garage are the latest to throw their hat into the ring with a phone, the Grid 4, and a tablet, Grid 10. Both run the so-called Grid OS, which is a deeply customized version...

Tags: Android, Touch UI


HTC Desire Gingerbread update released

HTC Desire Gingerbread update released

01 August, 2011 | comments (104)

Last time we heard about the HTC Desire Gingerbread update story we found out that HTC was planning on releasing the update by the end of July. We expected some sort of announcement when the update finally starts rolling out but it seems HTC is keen...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


HTC Desire Z Gingerbread update starts rolling out

HTC Desire Z Gingerbread update starts rolling out

15 July, 2011 | comments (79)

Amidst all the excitement surrounding the original HTC Desire getting the Android Gingerbread update, the Desire Z owners are probably feeling left out. But you have no reason to feel that way anymore as HTC has started rolling out the Gingerbread...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


HTC Desire Z Gingerbread update coming up this month

HTC Desire Z Gingerbread update coming up this month

12 July, 2011 | comments (25)

This might not be the best example of punctuality in the world, but the Gingerbread update for the Desire Z QWERTY smartphone is getting close to being released. Various HTC branches confirmed through their Facebook pages that the Android 2.3.3...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


HTC Desire Gingerbread update coming this month

HTC Desire Gingerbread update coming this month

09 July, 2011 | comments (59)

The thrilling story of the Gingerbread update on the HTC Desire will come to an end this month. After announcing the update, then denying it and then announcing it will be made available and then finally revealing that there will be some cutbacks...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


HTC Desire Gingerbread nears release, already in testing

HTC Desire Gingerbread nears release, already in testing

30 June, 2011 | comments (35)

A few hours ago HTC announced it is already testing the Gingerbread for the original Desire and will start the QA procedures this week. Obviously the update is nearing release and the wait will be over soon. Initially HTC promised a Gingerbread...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


HTC Desire will not be updated to Gingerbread

HTC Desire will not be updated to Gingerbread

14 June, 2011 | comments (243)

Bad news HTC Desire owners, HTC has just announced it won’t update the original Desire with Android 2.3 Gingerbread due to insufficient memory. You are now stuck with Froyo forever. Ok, this forever thing is overrated, but you surely won’t get...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


HTC Desire HD and Incredible S get Gingerbread on 16 May

HTC Desire HD and Incredible S get Gingerbread on 16 May

13 May, 2011 | comments (192)

It may be Friday the 13th, but HTC brought up great news for all unbranded SIM-free HTC Desire HD and Incredible S owners out there. HTC is going to start pushing the eagerly awaited Android 2.3 Gingerbread update on 16 May, just 3 days from...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


HTC Desire Z will get Gingerbread by the end of June

HTC Desire Z will get Gingerbread by the end of June

06 May, 2011 | comments (79)

blockquote p { font: italic normal 13px/17px Arial; color: #474747; } blockquote { border-left: 3px solid #ddd; padding: 0 0 0 15px; margin: 10px 0px 10px 9px; } At last, it's confirmed - the HTC Desire Z is...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


HTC Desire HD and Incredible S get sweet Gingerbread treatment

HTC Desire HD and Incredible S get sweet Gingerbread treatment

04 May, 2011 | comments (194)

Good news, HTC users! The Desire HD and Incredible S Android 2.3 Gingerbread updates arrive right on time. They are available as a 100MB OTA update, so charge your phones, back up some data and go get some Gingerbread magic. HTC promised us...

Tags: Android, HTC, Touch UI


Adobe spill the beans on an upcoming Android 3.1 release

Adobe spill the beans on an upcoming Android 3.1 release

29 April, 2011 | comments (40)

Today Adobe released an update for its Flash Player 10.2 for Android. Besides the regular bug fixes and security enhancements, it brings some optimizations for Android 3.1. Say what? It's the first time we hear of Android 3.1 and it's obviously...


Samsung Galaxy S gets Gingerbread as promised

Samsung Galaxy S gets Gingerbread as promised

16 April, 2011 | comments (153)

It looks like April is the month for the big names in the Android world to be rolling out their latest updates. Samsung is getting ready to release the updates to the Galaxy S. The HTC Desire family is looking to be getting some Gingerbread goodness...


HTC Wildfire S to launch on 13 May in the UK, starts at 230 quid

HTC Wildfire S to launch on 13 May in the UK, starts at 230 quid

11 April, 2011 | comments (20)

The smallest of HTC’s S trio, the HTC Wildfire S, is now available on pre-order in the UK. It's set to launch on 13 May. You have a choice between getting the Gingerbread droid on a contract or SIM-free from several retailers. The SIM-free HTC...


HTC Desire S SIM-free now available in the UK, costs 410 quid

HTC Desire S SIM-free now available in the UK, costs 410 quid

31 March, 2011 | comments (15)

The HTC Desire S is currently available for purchase from the well-known UK retailer Expansys. The price has been altered a bit from the phone's pre-order period from 500 euros to 466 euros (410 pounds). Not only that, but Expansys also throws in...

Tags: HTC, Android, TouchUI


1.4 GHz Samsung I9001 Galaxy S Plus with Gingerbread surfaces

1.4 GHz Samsung I9001 Galaxy S Plus with Gingerbread surfaces

31 March, 2011 | comments (72)

We just got word that Samsung are working on a new hot Android smartphone called Samsung I9001 Galaxy S Plus. Packing a 1.4 GHz single-core Snapdragon processor and running on the latest phone-friendly 2.3 Gingerbread version of the Google OS, this...


Gingerbread ROM for HTC Desire Z leaks, you can try it now

Gingerbread ROM for HTC Desire Z leaks, you can try it now

31 March, 2011 | comments (6)

We have some good news for of you, impatient owners of HTC Desire Z out there, waiting for a Gingerbread update. There is an HTC test ROM available for download, but only for those brave enough to manually install it on their precious...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


HTC Desire HD to get Gingerbread Motorola DEFY will enjoy Froyo

HTC Desire HD to get Gingerbread Motorola DEFY will enjoy Froyo

29 March, 2011 | comments (46)

The French carrier SFR announced a schedule for the Android updates for HTC Desire HD and Motorola DEFY. The Desire HD will get a Gingerbread update in the first half of April, while the Motorola DEFY will taste Froyo by the end of...


3 UK roadmap reveals 1.4 GHz Galaxy S II mini, Nokia X7

3 UK roadmap reveals 1.4 GHz Galaxy S II mini, Nokia X7

21 March, 2011 | comments (44)

The Three UK roadmap just surfaced, revealing excitingly sounding devices such as a Samsung Galaxy S II mini and confirming that the Nokia X7 hasn't been canceled world-wide. Unlike the Galaxy mini, the S II mini will be a high-end smartphone,...


 Android in Feb 2011: Froyo surpasses 60% market share

Android in Feb 2011: Froyo surpasses 60% market share

17 March, 2011 | comments (39)

Here's Google bringing us the latest update on the Android platform versions distribution. The numbers show that Froyo is increasing its lead at the front, while Gingerbread and Honeycomb still struggle to make an impact. There's also a notable...