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IDG News reporter Owen Fletcher is reporting that Huawei officials have said that the newly announced Huawei U8230 Android phone will go on sale with T-Mobile networks in Europe during Q3 of this year. The phone is expected to have a 3.5-inch display, a 3.2 megapixel camera, and work on…

CNET Crave has posted a brief story on an Android based smartphone mockup that Haier is showing at CommunicAsia in Singapore.  Haier claims that the device will have a 2.8-inch touchscreen display, an FM radio, a 2 megapixel camera, GPS, as well as WiFi and Bluetooth. From the photo of…

Quoting those popular “people familiar with the matter,” the Wall Street Journal is saying that T-Mobile USA is going to launch its second Google Android based smartphone next week.  The paper is saying that the phone will be known as the “myTouch 3G”, which is what we have been expecting…

Google has released a new version of Gmail for Android (and iPhone).  The new app features faster auto-completion for addresses on all phones, and supports keyboard shortcuts on Android devices with a physical keyboard. So G1 users, you have keyboard shortcuts.  The rest of you?  You just get faster email…

Moto Labs, part of cell phone manufacturer Motorola’s R&D efforts, posted late last month about an Android-based home power use monitoring system it has developed.  In a nutshell, the system runs Android and uses external wireless cameras to take photographs of a home’s power meters, uploads the photos to Flickr.com,…

According to Digitimes, Acer chairman JT Wang has said that Acer’s upcoming Android powered netbook computers will actually ship with both Android and Windows pre-loaded in a dual-boot configuration. To me, that seems to imply that they aren’t going to put as much effort into tweaking Android for netbooks as…