Next Version Of Android OS To Be Called ‘Ice Cream’

Google could be unveiling its next generation of the Android operating system for smartphones during the Google I/O that is traditionally held in Spring. According to reports, this new version of Android – version 2.4 – could be named Ice Cream. This is keeping in line with Google’s tradition to name each of their upcoming … Continue reading “Next Version Of Android OS To Be Called ‘Ice Cream’”

No Android 2.3 For LG Optimus S Due To “Processor Requirements”

Here is a lesson in social media marketing – never lie to your customers. At least over a social network where you can be easily caught. A recent conversation between an LG customer and the company’s social media team may have got more publicity than the company may have wanted to. The customer simply wanted … Continue reading “No Android 2.3 For LG Optimus S Due To “Processor Requirements””

Android Gingerbread Launch Date Set For December 6?

It has been quite some time since we last heard rumors about the Gingerbread. Eric Schmidt had said sometime back that Gingerbread will be available “in the coming weeks“. While that itself does not give us a complete picture, we now hear that the tentative date of release could be December 6. Why? Because Andy … Continue reading “Android Gingerbread Launch Date Set For December 6?”

Android 2.3 Gingerbread Version To Release Next Week?

The upcoming version of the Android operating system – codenamed Gingerbread – has for long been thought to be Android 3.0. However, a Google employee had recently revealed that this version of Android could actually be version 2.3 and not 3.0 as originally thought. Now, we are hearing some more things about this upcoming Android … Continue reading “Android 2.3 Gingerbread Version To Release Next Week?”

What Is The Next Android Version Number?

Android platforms have always been cutely named after desserts and we have always known Gingerbread as Google’s next version of Android. But this upcoming version of Android has so often been used with the assumption that this is going to be Android 3.0. Some users have weighed in with 2.5 as the possible version of … Continue reading “What Is The Next Android Version Number?”

Built-In Video Chat For Android Coming With Gingerbread

Google is reported to be working on a new built-in chat functionality that will enabled video chatting over the Android platform. This new feature is expected to be incorporated in the upcoming Gingerbread version of Android – likely to be called Android 3.0. Of course, this is no confirmation but a piece of rumor gathered … Continue reading “Built-In Video Chat For Android Coming With Gingerbread”

Motorola Stingray Android Tablet Rumors – All You Need To Know

There have been an occasional murmur or two about the new Motorola Droid Tablet, as it was called, earlier. Now from what we know, this device could be called the Motorola Stingray. To be fair, this could as well be the codename inside the company and Motorola could come up with an entirely different name … Continue reading “Motorola Stingray Android Tablet Rumors – All You Need To Know”

Samsung Galaxy 3 Android OS Device Revealed

The third generation Samsung Galaxy is rumored to be in the works. The official model number for the handset could either be i5800 or i5801 according to reports from Unwired View. So what else do we know about the device. Well, like the earlier versions, the Samsung Galaxy 3 shall run on Android OS and … Continue reading “Samsung Galaxy 3 Android OS Device Revealed”

Streak 10 To Use Honeycomb

The tablet from Dell, Streak which was first previewed at the Consumer Electronic Show in January is going to use Google’s Android 3.0 or Honeycomb. The use of Android 3.0 was confirmed this week at the quarterly fiscal meeting this week and Dell has also confirmed that the 10 inch tablet would be called Dell … Continue reading “Streak 10 To Use Honeycomb”

HTC Launches Its Tablet – Flyer

The Mobile World Congress at Barcelona this year is seeing full fledged launches from almost all the mobile giants. After Samsung and Sony Ericsson unveiled their respective smartphones and tablets, it was the Taiwanese giant HTC‘s turn today as it launched its tablet – “Flyer”. Following on the lines of their own smartphones, the HTC … Continue reading “HTC Launches Its Tablet – Flyer”