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The TouchDroid project, which was supposed to produce a port of Android that can replace the webOS operating system on the HP TouchPad, is currently going through a bumpy ride.

Yahoo!... News reports that a member of the team working on the TouchDroid project has allegedly misused funds donated to the project and has allegedly misrepresented the group.

Thomas Sohmers, the proje...

samsung-webos

According to a report from Digitimes, Samsung is considering buying webOS from HP. Some people think that this is because of Google buying Motorola, and while this may be true to some extent, Samsung... have been weighing their options for a while now.

They made the Bada OS as a back-up to Android, which is not doing too bad right now, out-selling WP7, but I’m sure they’d li...

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The mobile market experienced an earthquake when Apple launched in 2007. But it wasn’t felt right away. It was an earthquake that was felt gradually, and increasing in strength as time went by.... It took a while for the other manufacturers to realize the implications of the touchscreen smartphone. The leaders in the industry, Nokia and RIM, and even Microsoft, did exactly what I would expect in...

HP Zeen C510

HP acquired Palm for $1.2 billion and all the good stuff that goes with that, and yet they still appear to have their eyes set firmly on an Android tablet.... The HP Zeen C510 was apparently spotted in China with a fully customized version of the Android OS, that oddly allows no customization for the user (or so we’ve been led to believe). The new UI t...

Reports are coming in that Hewlett-Packard has shelved its Android slate, which was to arrive sometime in Q4 of this year.  Sources are now saying that the computer giant has delayed or possibly canned... the Android tablet altogether.  As to why, that part is unknown.  We will let you know if we hear any more details.

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In what can only be considered fantastic news for the Android platform, one of the main forces behind Palm’s lovely and easy to use webOS user interface, Matias Duarte, has joined fellow Danger... Inc. alum Andy Rubin on Google’s Android development team.  Duarte is now the User Experience Director for Android.

For those of you that don’t keep tabs on what happens in the non...

According to the New York Times, Google CEO Eric Schmidt was recently at a party in Los Angeles talking about a new Google Android-powered tablet that is meant to compete with the iPad and similar devices... that are set to hit the market soon.

The Times quotes a few sources that wish to remain unnamed that have told it that Google has already been working with several publishers concerning book and maga...

HP Compaq Airlife 100

Here’s a look at the new HP Compaq Airlife 100, an Android 1.6 powered netbook computer with a 10.1 inch touchscreen display and all day battery... life, thanks to its 1GHz Snapdragon CPU.

This netbook was announced at the Mobile World Congress show in Barcelona, Spain and will be sold by Telefonica’s family of carriers, at least initiall...

HP has announced a deal with Telefonica, who own O2 in the United Kingdom, to launch their brand new Airlife 100. This Smartbook will offer Android under the hood and is a hybrid between a smartphone... and a netbook. Why? Well, perhaps to some it could just be a netbook, but given the fact is has 3G support built in and offers a 10.1-inch touchscreen all powered by Android, we’d beg to differ

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As the title would suggest, there are a couple of interesting applications that will make their way to Android in the coming months. First to receive a mention is eReader, a Barnes & Noble Company.... eReader is effectively the world’s largest eBook store, even if they say so themselves. It offers a huge range of eBooks for your iPhone, Windows Mobile Pocket PC and Smartphone, Palm Treo and Centro o...