Samsung just sent me a video file of a teaser spot for the new Galaxy Tab Android 2.2 tablet that the company is going to officially launch on September 2 at the IFA event in Berlin.  The tablet features... a 7-inch touchscreen display and supports video calling.  MobileBurn’s Todd Haselton will be at the event and should be able to provide us with some good live coverage. Stay tuned.

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In slightly better firmware update news from Motorola than what we’ve been getting, the company has stated on its Support Forums that the European version of the Motorola Milestone (the DROID... in the U.S.) will get an Android 2.2 Froyo update sometime in Q4 of 2010.

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According to a recent post by a Motorola employee on the Motorola Support Forums, Moto has been having a bit more trouble getting OpenGL working on the CLIQ, CLIQ XT, and BackFlip than expected, which... is delaying the already long delayed update to Android 2.1 for these devices, which was originally promised for Q2 of 2010.  The statement reads as follows:

The quality of experience for consume...

Motorola DROID 2 for Verizon

I posted my review of the Motorola DROID 2 for Verizon Wireless on MobileBurn yesterday afternoon.  Here’s the intro from the full... Motorola DROID 2 review:

When Verizon first launched the original DROID by Motorola, it marked the carrier’s first step into the world of Android smartphones – and it was a good on...

Motorola CHARM for T-Mobile USA

T-Mobile USA just announced, via its Twitter account, that the Motorola Charm Android smartphone will be available starting on August 25.... The device has been delayed for a while, but we figured it would be coming soon since it was just made available for Telus in Canada.

It’s almost time! Get the affordable @Motorola CHARM, our...

Today T-Mobile USA revealed that its first HSPA+ powered 3.5G smartphone will be called the G2. It launched a teaser page saying as much. No real details are there, not even a photo, but the company... said that more info will be coming in the next few weeks or so.

As luck would have it, that coincides with an HTC event in London on September 15th, that we expect to be the launch of the HTC D...

CNET is reporting that the CEO of ASUS, Jerry Shen, said that his company was planning to offer an Android based Eee Pad tablet in March of 2011. The comment was made during the company’s recent... earnings call.  Shen said that the device is planned to retail for US$399.

No specs for the upcoming device where mentioned.

ASUS already has two Windows based Eee Pad tablets scheduled f...

Google just announced some cool new functionality for smartphones running Android 2.2 Froyo, like the new Motorola DROID 2 that I received this morning. Voice Search lets you use your voice to dictate... messages, look up maps, play music, and even send yourself a note – all from one voice command.

Chrome to Phone is an extension for Google’s Chrome Browser that sends phone numbers, p...

Motorola Milestone for Cellular South

Well now, this is a pleasant surprise. Today Cellular South announced that it is now offering the Motorola Milestone to its customers... for $149.99 (after mail-in rebate).  The Milestone name had been used only by the GSM/UMTS version of the CDMA Motorola DROID that Verizon Wireless offers.  This Milestone, however, runs on CDMA network...