HTC DROID Eris

It seems that Verizon Wireless has started sending out an over the air firmware update for DROID Eris users that will take the phone to the next level:... Android 2.1!

Like past firmware updates, the roll-out will start small (1,000 users) and gradually build up over the course of the next week or so when all devices should have received the upd...

It appears that our lovable Android friend has got a bit of momentum going on his side in the United States. According to the NPD Group, Android smartphone sales have pushed Apple’s iPhone out... of the number 2 position in the U.S. for the first quarter of 2010. Research In Motion’s BlackBerry platform still holds onto the number 1 position, however.

BlackBerry – 36 percent A...

Intel Atom via regmedia

Just yesterday we bought you the news about AAVA Mobile’s reference design offering both ‘open’ hardware and software to OEMs... allowed them to bring their Android devices to market quicker, and for cheaper. This reference design is both exciting and compelling because it is closely linked to Intel’s new Moorestown proce...

Sony Ericsson X10

Sony Ericsson did indeed make us wait a long time before bringing the X10 to market after its original announcement. Even then, they were a little behind... schedule. When the phone did arrive, it came with Android 1.6. There were hopes and dreams that the long road to market might have been so due to the fact that the device was going to secretly ship with A...

On Saturday Motorola announced, via Twitter, that a new firmware revision(1.31.44) for the Motorola CLIQ XT for T-Mobile USA is rolling out. Like the last update for the CLIQ, this is a dual-stage... update. You’ll be prompted to update once, and then once that process has completed, you should be prompted to apply the second update to get you to the latest firmware.

According to Mot...

Adobe’s CTO, Kevin Lynch, stated in a blog post yesterday that we should see a general release of Adobe Flash 10.1 for Android in June:

We look forward to delivering Flash Player 10.1 for... Android smartphones as a public preview at Google I/O in May, and then a general release in June. From that point on, an ever increasing number and variety of powerful, Flash-enabled devices will be arr...

Cyanogen Android 2.1 on G1

In short, soon you shall have Android 2.1 on your G1 and MyTouch 3G. Good times. Sure, it not an official release, but let’s live a little.... According to the Twitter updates, we can expect to see this thing become publicly available this evening. If we’re being totally honest with you, it is possible you have had Android 2.1 on your G1 f...

Vodafone 845

Vodafone like HTC and seem to love Android. They currently have a mini army of Android phones available, including the HTC Legend, Nexus One, and Sony Ericsson... Xperia X10. Now Vodafone have one of their very own custom branded Android devices known as the Vodafone 845.

The Vodafone 845 isn’t in the same league as the aforementioned devices when it co...