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In a bit of an unexpected turn of events, Acer announced that it will start offering Android based netbooks in Q3 of this year – before it gets Android based smartphones out the door. Acer’s Jim Wong was quoted by Reuters as saying the following at the Computex show in…

HP considering Google Android OS

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by on March 31, 2009 10:44 pm
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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…

Reuters has posted an interesting piece on whether or not Android can save Motorola from its current woes.  For those living under a rock, Motorola’s cell phone sales have dropped by 50% in the past year, and the company is now thought by most to be the 5th largest handset…

There’s not a lot we don’t already know in this new piece on Android that Reuters just posted, but at least the author seems to have a better grasp on the industry and the possible effects of the open source aspects of Android than the Financial Times does. The story…

According to Reuters sources that are “familiar with the matter” (I love that), T-Mobile is set to launch its first Google Android powered smartphone within weeks. The sources claim that September 23rd is the likely date for a joint T-Mobile/Google announcement in New York City. The story has no additional…