Category Archives: Android
The poor old Motorola Xoom has been plauged with teeth troubles since it’s launch. From buggy Honeycomb OS to lack of Flash at launch, to a complete lack in third party app support! The Xoom is struggling. It’s not just on the performance and usability front that the first ever Honeycomb tablet is stuggling though […]
Chinese manufacturers seem to have sensed the change of times at Google towers and before the developers of Android decided to keep hold of their first ever tablet optimized Android OS, the engineers in Shenzhen had turned their attention to tablets running both Windows 7 and Android 2.2/2.3.
G Five are a brand of misfits if this beautiful Windows 7/Android 2.2 dual boot tablet is anything to go by! The engineers seem to know what they’re doing as this super thin 9.7 inch screened tablet can boot in to either Windows 7 for some ‘serious’ computing, or can boot in to Android Froyo […]
IPS technology was first seen in tablets with the launch of the original iPad, but it has taken this long for IPS screen technology prices to drop enough to make it financially viable for Chinese factories to use them. This is the first ever 7 inch screened IPS tablet we’ve seen, and while this is […]
This weekend Google continued its regular celebration of inventors and inventions. This weekend saw Google replace the normal Google logo for an ice-cream sundae logo. Google explained that the logo is to celebrate the 119th anniversary of the invention of the popular ice-cream, nuts and fudge desert, but some are not so sure. Android and […]
We posted news a couple of days ago about the Gooapple phone, a phone that not only mimics the external look of the iPhone 4, but is also likely to set Apples legal team off in a fully fledged attack due to the blatant use of the Apple logo. Keep reading for more info and […]
HTC have been on Twitter this week answering questions to concerned future HTC Flyer owners, who are worried that the 7 inch tablet which will ship with Android Gingerbread aka 2.3 won’t get a Honeycomb upgrade. However HTC have been quick to respond explaining that once the Honeycomb source code is made available to them […]
The iPad might be the king of tablet town now, but some experts predict that Apple could loose their dominant position in the tablet market as early as 2012! Sascha Pallenberg, an expert on technology and market shares, states that due to just the sheer numbers of manufacturers releasing Android tablets over the next few […]
Google are saying that one of the reasons they are planning to cling on to the Honeycomb source code for the time being is because they rushed the build of the latest Android OS out to meet deadlines for the Motorola Xoom launch. Andy Rubin, vice president of engineering at Google states that to meet […]
UPDATE: Read part 1 of our GooApple 3G Vs. iPhone 4 Showdown here. We’ve seen plenty of iPhone 4 clones over the year. Some are good and others not so, but for the past few months we’ve seen an increasing number of very high quality iPhone 4 clones with great cameras, hardware and even […]
We can’t wait to hear what the ever vocal CEO of Meizu, Jack Wong, has to say about LG’s latest addition to the Optimus range of Android phones!
Just when you thought there couldn’t possibly be another original iPad coming out now the iPad 2 is available, the Yayee vPad jumps up in front of you and slaps you around the face with its machined alloy body!
Five Sony Playstation titles have launched on Google’s Android app store this week. The games including Syphon Filter, MediEvil and Cool Boarders 2, became available on Thursday at the rather great price of $6.38 each. The short list of games will undoubtedly grow substantionally once the Sony Ericsson Xperia PLAY, the first Playstation phone, becomes […]
Why are so many people getting all excited about news that Android now get’s in app billing? Surely that’s just another way for developers to suck away our money? We’ll you could think about it that way or you could look at it another! Finally we can purchase comics, books, add ons through are current […]
Android is pretty blessed when it comes to great applications. As users of the little droid OS we get to take full advantage of Adobe’s Flash video and game player and now we’re getting another great app! Morzilla the makers of the hugely popular multi-platform Firefox web browser have just released an Android version available […]
Adobe’s PS Express app (Photoshop) is to be fair a little lame! It only allows users to crop, rotate and change certain levels to users images, it’s pretty disappointing considering it comes from the developers who made the word the word ‘Photoshop’ a verb! Thankfully Adobe have seen the light and are currently working on […]
‘Dillo Hills’ is a great gravity controlled game and we have links for a free download! You play as one of four tiny little critter who dream of soaring through the air, however these guys (a turtle, an armadillo, a penguin and squirrel) weren’t blessed with the power of flight, so they have to make […]
As Android users the words malware, virus and good generally don’t go hand in hand, but like everything in life there is an exception to the rule. The exception in this case is an Android virus called Android.Walkinwat. The specially designed trojan isn’t out to steal your credit card numbers or email passwords, instead this […]
Lenovo after month of teasing us with their tablet offering the LePad Android tablet, have finally launched the 10 inch machine to compete with Apple’s iPad and the slew of domestically made machines.
The Dropad originally grabbed our attention a few months ago for looking like an over-sized iPhone 4! The 7 inch Android tablet has some pretty great features including a 1Ghz CPU, 512Mb RAM a capacitive touch screen with a 800 x 480 resolution, a front facing camera plus a whole load of expansion options including […]