Rumors are swirling that the Motorola DROID on Verizon Wireless will soon get the coveted Android 2.2 Froyo update.  The date that is swirling around the rumor mill is July 13th. I guess all we can... do mark our calendars and wait…

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Chalk this up as another rumor started over at DROID Life – Verizon’s DROID Incredible is supposedly in queue to get a very cool update; the addition of mobile hotspot functionality as well... as being able to record 720p video. There is also speculation that the update will include the DROID red eye animation, which is seen on the DROID X currently

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Motorola CLIQ

Motorola has decided to take more time to ensure a proper upgrade for users of its CLIQ and DEXT Android devices.  Originally Motorola planned a Q2 upgrade... to Android 2.1 but has since stated:

“For those asking for an update regarding a software upgrade on CLIQ in the U.S., we’ve made a decision to take more time on the release to optimize...

Rumors have been swirling about Google’s next update to the Android OS, 3.0 Gingerbread.  We have heard that the release would come in Q4 and now we have something even more specific, a mid-October... release date, possibly the 15th or 16th.

Other details from Rumor Czar Eldar Murtazin Russian podcast include a revamped UI (user interface), new 1280×760 resolution availability for devices wit...

Sony Ericsson has announced a software update for its Xperia X10 Android phone.  The update is rolling out in selected markets now and will continue over the next few weeks.  The update is expected... to improve performance, speed, and responsiveness.

According to Sony Ericsson:

This update focuses on improving the general performance, speed and responsiveness of Xperia X10. For exampl...

HTC EVO 4G

Sprint and HTC have put a hold on its latest update for the EVO 4G smartphone.  Last night we reported that Sprint was starting to push out an OTA update to... EVO 4G users but has since pulled the software update due to handsets being turned into bricks due to failed upgrade processes.

Sprint has released this statement:

“While the vast m...

HTC Legend

HTC has confirmed that it will be updating at least three of its Android smartphones, the Wildfire, Legend, and Desire, with Android 2.2 Froyo in Q3 of this... year.  Android 2.2 will offer greatly increased speed for applications and web browsing due to a brand new “virtual machine” for apps and Javascript engine for the web browser. Apps will...

HTC Hero via MobileBurn

HTC is finally pushing out an Android 2.1 update for its European HTC Hero users.  Users can expect to get a notification for the update that... can be downloaded over-the-air.  We highly recommend backing up all your phone’s data before installing the firmware update.

[via The Unwired

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Dell Streak - Photo credit: Pocket-Lint.com

Dell has started offering its Streak Android tablet unlocked over the pond in the UK.  This oversized Android smartphone is... being offered for 449 GBP ($676) and comes SIM-free and unlocked.  The 3G capable Dell Streak offers a 5-inch display running Android with an ARM based 1GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon processor, a 5 megapixe...

HTC EVO 4G for Sprint

Sprint is rolling out an update for its HTC EVO 4G smartphone.  The update brings the software firmware to 1.47.651.1 and can be applied OTA or... manually from the smartphone.  For those not wanting to wait, just head to the devices Setting : System Updates : HTC Software Update.  The update includes improvements for WiFi and Exchange as well...