Motorola has announced two new Android smartphones to the market, namely the Motorola FLIPOUT and MOTOROLA CHARM. Both smartphones sport unique form factor and compact designs, with combine touchscreen and keypad capabilities. The Motorola FLIPOUT and CHARM will retail in Singapore tomorrow.
Good news for Android users! The popular game, Angry Birds, which was recently announced as a beta version on the Google mobile platform, is now available as a full version. No, we aren’t talking about the US$0.99 price you have to pay; the full version of Angry Birds is available free.
In addition to their newly launched service centre at Bishan Junction 8 today, Sony Ericsson has also announced the availability of the latest X8 Android smartphone for the users. It features four-corner user interface for easy one-hand usage and a 3.2-megapixel camera for taking photos and uploading them to your social networks
This morning, HTC had a media launch in Singapore for their new Desire HD and Desire Z Android smartphones. Both phones are running on the latest HTC Sense, as well as Android 2.2 (Froyo) operating system, and will be available next month.
Yesterday, Garmin-ASUS announced the launch of their nuvifone A10 and A50 Android phones, the first in the company’s portfolio. Both phones are equipped with NAVTEQ map content and provide voice-prompted turn-by-turn navigation. The A10 is available now, while the A50 will be available from end of October.
With Google Goggles app, you can take pictures with your mobile phone and it will search the web for information. Its handy especially if you need help to identify certain landmarks or product barcodes. While the Google Goggles app is offered on Android phones, the search engine giant has recently released it for the Apple iPhone.
While there are already so many Android phones on the market today, this latest one from Motorola stands out as the first Android smartphone designed for business users (or so it claims). The Motorola DROID PRO sports a 3.1-inch touchscreen display, 1GHz processor, and runs on the latest Android 2.2 (Froyo) operating system. Its only available in US, on Verizon Wireless.
Skype has announced its Voice over IP (VoIP) service is now available on the Android platform. This means you can make VoIP calls over 3G or Wi-Fi (in USA only) on your Android phones. However, it only works on Android 2.1 and higher.
Sharp and KDDI have jointly announced the launch of the new Android smartphone in Japan. Called IS03, the phone runs on Android 2.1 OS and features a 3.5-inch LCD touchscreen that supports 960×640 resolution, as well as Wi-Fi and Bluetooth wireless connectivity.
As far as web image formats are concerned, it is probably hard to think of anything other than the well-known JPEG-PNG-GIF combination found in almost all websites today. And leave it to Google to introduce yet another contender to the world of web media: the search giant has just announced a new WebP image specially
If you are using an Android smartphone and wondering when the paid Android apps would be made available in Singapore, here’s a piece of good news. Google has just announced that it will be increase support for paid Android apps to consumers and developers.
Android users are definitely spoilt for choice when it comes to phone browsers – Opera Mini, Dolphin HD, Skyfire 2.0, or Mozilla Fennec? Or perhaps the stock Android browser? PCWorld has pitted a total of six Android browsers against each other.
Billy May, a Mozilla designer, has come up with a futuristic concept phone that comes with 8-megapixel camera, dual pico projectors, embedded Bluetooth dongle and features wireless charging. Called Seabird, the phone has an unusual shape though it looks stylish overall.
The Android platform has gain quite a huge marketshare that there was a period it overtook Apple, as according to some analyst groups. But not all smartphone manufacturers are placing their bet on the Google platform. According to Financial Times (FT.com), a Nokia executive was quoted as saying adopting Android are like Finnish boys peeing in their pants for warmth
Search engine giant Google has announced the addition of mobile editing functionality to their Google Docs for both Android and Apple iPad devices. The mobile editing feature will be made available in the next few weeks.
If you are using Google Search today, you may have noticed that the search results appear faster even before you finished keying in the search term completely. Well, that is thanks to the search engine giant implementation of Google Instant, and will help users save time. Update: The mystery of the animated Google Doodle has been
The Samsung Galaxy S was made available in Singapore (exclusive to SingTel) around end May this year. However, the popular Android smartphone which has been selling very well, was only recently launched in China with three major operators.
You may have noticed that Google had an animated doodle (the customized logo that appear on the search engine’s home page) on Tuesday. Looks like the search engine giant may be up to something. But what?
If you’re one of those users who get a lot of emails from friends or colleagues in your Google Gmail, you may find it easier to go through them with the new Priority Inbox. The Priority Inbox helps you focus on messages that are of more importance without the need to set complex rules.
Online sources have leaked a new Android tablet from Toshiba. The 10.1-inch Folio 100 is based on Froyo (Android version 2.2) and features Nvidia Tegra 2 processor and 16GB internal memory.