Spotted at Twitter is supposedly the first image of the now infamous Google phone. This handset is a mirror of the HTC Passion image that was leaked back in October. The only thing missing is the HTC... logo on the top bezel, an¬†omission¬†that is¬†consistent¬†with this being a Google-branded phone. Take this one with a pinch of salt as the purported picture taker Corey O’Brien has no apparent t...

Google phone to be called the Nexus One ANother little tidbit of information on the Google phone popped up on the Wall Street Journal this evening. According to the WSJ, the Google phone will be called... the Nexus One, will be manufactured by HTC, and sold online through Google. Google reportedly tweaked the Android OS, customizing everything down to the look and feel of each screen.

The floodgates...

Analyst Ben Wood of CCS Insight stepped out on a limb and predicted that handset manufacturers will produce a cornucopia of Android handsets in 2010. According to his estimates, there will be at least... fifty new models released in 2010 alone. Thus far, each manufacturer is rumored to be planning the following :

Motorola: is embracing Android in a big way and is expected to produce at least 10 han...

Straight out of Twitter comes the rumor that the Google phone is real and has been handed out en masse to Google employees. TechCrunch broke the story Friday night and the #googlephone messages continue... to flow. Lots of information and misinformation floating around but what we can glean with some certainty is that Google employees, perhaps many or perhaps just the engineers, were given a not-yet-seen HT...

In an informal and non-committal manner, Sprint announced today via Twitter that the HTC Hero and the Samsung Moment will be updated to¬†Android¬†2.0 in the first half of 2010. Both handsets are still... running stock Android 1.5 and are lagging a bit behind the¬†current¬†crop of handsets which are rocking Android 2.0. Let’s hope all parties involved stay on top of things and get these updates int...

Verizon sent us a message last night telling us about the new HTC DROID Eris firmware update that has started going out to users.¬† This isn’t an update to a newer version of Android, which we... are still expecting, but rather a simpler update that fixes some problems with the initial version of the device.

Not all people experienced all of these issues, but there’s probably some...

When it comes to rumors coming out of Asia, Digitimes can be hit or miss with the Taiwanese newspaper being wrong as often as it is correct. Despite its mediocre track record, the latest rumor seems... reasonable enough to pass along. According to Digitimes, the flagship HTC Bravo and the rumored HTC Passion are one and the same handset with the former slated for launch on T-Mobile in Europe and the...

HTC Bravo, the rumored flagship Android handset that was leaked as part of the HTC 2010 roadmap, has made its second appearance on the Internet. This second image of the Bravo... is nice and clear and showcases the smooth design and impressive size of this performance handset. The full size image of this drool worthy handset is after the jump. (more…

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According to InformationWeek, the update to Android 2.0, or 2.0.1 for at least one version of the Hero, is coming. I think a few people have predicted this. However, further speculation suggests that... Verizon may be updating the Droid Eris with a ‚Äėsignificant system update‚Äô at some point during the first quater of 2010 which may go beyond people’s expectations!

Wishful thinking has...

A crudely scanned slide deck detailing HTC’s portfoilo for Q1 and Q2 2010 was leaked by B3ler3fonte over at xda-developers. Described as a prototype brochure, the document... was distributed at a global conference hosted by HTC in Vienna during the month of October. Of the eight handsets slated for launch in the first half of 2010, five of them are Android! We have the Legend...