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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...

According to Reuters and the Wall Street Journal, Hewlett Packard is considering the use of the Android OS for some of its netbooks.  Reuters quotes an HP official as saying that the company is considering... Android’s capabilities, while the WSJ says that sources have told it that HP is already testing the smartphone OS on netbooks

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Following straight after the news of Android running on on an ASUS EEE PC 1000H, Android has now been put onto an HP 2133 Mini-Note.  Although the video doesn’t provide any details on how networking... and other functions, all we can definitively say is that Android is running on the netbook.

As some versions of the Mini-Note do come with 3g capabilities, it would prove most interesting if the sim c...