HTC has confirmed that it will be updating at least three of its Android smartphones, the Wildfire, Legend, and Desire, with Android 2.2 Froyo in Q3 of this year.  Android 2.2 will offer greatly increased... speed for applications and web browsing due to a brand new “virtual machine” for apps and Javascript engine for the web browser. Apps will run 2 to 5 times faster than with Android 2.1, and the w...

HTC is finally pushing out an Android 2.1 update for its European HTC Hero users.  Users can expect to get a notification for the update that can be downloaded over-the-air.  We highly recommend backing... up all your phone’s data before installing the firmware update.

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The DROID Incredible was a hotly anticipated Android smartphone from HTC that has been on back-order for much of the time since it launched. Orders for this device are numerous and, in truth, Verizon... have shown a few signs that they are struggling with the demand. After a moment of genius, Verizon are now offering users the ability to switch from a Droid Incredible back-order to a Motorola Droid X...

Sprint is rolling out an update for its HTC EVO 4G smartphone.  The update brings the software firmware to 1.47.651.1 and can be applied OTA or manually from the smartphone.  For those not wanting... to wait, just head to the devices Setting : System Updates : HTC Software Update.  The update includes improvements for WiFi and Exchange as well as addressing Facebook syncing to help improve battery...

HTC sent me an email this morning stating that the HTC Desire will be headed to some regional U.S. mobile carriers starting in August. HTC named no names, but did say that the base specs of the device,... including its 1GHz processor, will be the same as the European model currently on sale

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Pretty much just what this one says in the title. After a while of waiting, the HTC Hero in the UK it set to recieve official OTA update to Android 2.1 – a welcome step for many Hero adopters.

This... news comes via the official HTC website, who encourage those that are going to receive the update to use a Wi-Fi hot-spot if they do not have an unlimited data plan. The update should be available right now and y...

In a bit of an unusual move, AT&T outed the new HTC Aria in its own YouTube video before an actual press release was sent out.  The Aria is the first HTC Sense-equipped Android smartphone on AT&T.

The... phone features a 3.2-inch HVGA res capacitive touchscreen and a 5 megapixel auto focus camera.  It’s 1200mAh battery is rated for up to 6 hours of talk time or 15.5 days of standby time on AT&T’s HSDPA...

Sprint said this morning that it’s opening day sales of the the HTC EVO 4G broke the previous records set by the Palm Pre and Samsung Instinct.  The carrier also said that the 3 day sales total... for the EVO were triple those put forth by the Instinct and Pre.  So it seems that in spite of the lack of WiMAX coverage in most of the country, people just can’t resist that massive 4.3-inch to...

Verizon officially announced that it is now offering a V CAST Video application in the Verizon channel of the Android Market found on its Android powered smartphones.  Use of the app requires a $10... monthly service fee, which provides users with access to video clips from television networks such as ABC, CBS, NBC, and FOX.  It does not, however, provide access to live TV.

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The Aria was first thought to be a slide-out QWERTY keyboard device; not so much. According to Android Guys, the Aria is actually going to be a bog standard candy bar phone, presumably running Android.... The HTC Aria is set for AT&T and according to their tipster, will offer Android 2.1 along with HTC’s Sense UI. Despite the fact that it also packs a 5MP camera, it is alleged to be the ‘s...