It seems that one of those minor updates for the T-Mobile G1 that we were expecting has been rolling out over the past couple of days. Nothing too exciting, but an update is an update.

You can... read more about it at the T-Mobile discussion forums.

[via AndroidGuys

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I just uploaded Russ Jefferies’ video unboxing of the T-Mobile G2 Touch (HTC Hero) that he did for us, and here it is.  He’s working on a full review, of course, and I’ll let you... know as soon as it is available, of course.

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The chaps over at NieuweMobiel.NL have uncovered some details of LG’s GW620, one of its first Android powered smartphones.  The XML file they found on one of LG’s websites has a lot of... information in it, but mostly about things we’re not too concerned with (or assume would be there).

But the important stuff is as follows:

320 x 480 pixel (half-VGA) display (assume...

HTC Hero

T-Mobile UK has yet to confirm the availability date of its G2 Touch (HTC Hero) smartphone, noting that it’s not been delayed since the date was never set. ... However, the launch announcement that originally went out did specify “mid-July”, so that certainly would mean sooner rather than later.

T-Mobile Germany, for its part, has said that the...

Google Voice for Android

CNET is reporting that it has been told by Google Voice’s senior product manager, Vincent Paquet, that an application for Google... Voice is headed to Android and BlackBerry based smartphones.

Google Voice is the rebranded version of GrandCentral, which Paquet was co-founder, that allows users to route calls to a single Goo...

The Wall Street Journal reported on Google’s Andy Rubin’s discussion of the future of the Android OS at a media event in San Francisco last week. Rubin mentioned the code names for the... next few versions of Android. Donut, which we were well aware of, will be followed by Eclair and….wait for it….Flan.

Flan? Really?

Anyway, citing most of the same reasons...

Speaking at a press event yesterday, Google CEO Eric Schmidt commented that the Google’s Chrome OS for netbooks and its Android smartphone OS, both of which are open source, may get a bit closer... to each other in the future.

“Although it appears they are two separate projects, there’s a great deal of commonality.  Eventually they may merge even closer.”

That’...

Not much to say here, yet, but a video has popped up of the user interface that is supposed to adorn the screen of Sony Ericsson’s upcoming Android phone, which is known as the Rachel (probably... an internal code name).

[via Engadget Mobile

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