Orkut for Android App Released

by on March 19, 2010
in Android

Orkut logoOrkut for Android app is now available for Android 1.6 (and higher) users and is now available for download from the Android Market.

Google announced the Orkut app after the announcement of their updated version of Google Maps for Android devices.

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Google Maps 4.1 Android Updated: Latitude Widget, Maps Live Wallpaper, New Search

by on March 18, 2010
in Android, Google, Personal

google-maps-4.1-2Google Maps for Android has bee updated today with some cool new features which are not found on any other device running Google Maps.

The new version on Android 1.6+ devices, Google Maps 4.1, brings in updated search results page where you can swipe for the next result, Maps live wallpaper and a lot more.

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Motorola Devour Announced

by on February 4, 2010
in Android, Gadgets

motorola-devourMotorola Devour has been announced today by Motorola which brings Android 1.6 (MotoBlur), a 3.1-inch touchscreen and noise cancellation, all in one package.

A few days ago, some information regarding a Motorola phone codenamed Ruth was leaked, but Devour is the next Motorola Android phone coming to Verizon.

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Firefox for Android Coming in February

by on January 29, 2010
in Android, Browsers, Firefox

firefox-logo-newFirefox Mobile is still in development and we are already hearing of a Firefox for Android version expected to release next month. Firefox for Maemo and Windows Mobile is already in development.

Firefox for Android alpha version is being expected in February as the development work on it started back in December 2009. This news was posted on the German Firefox community site.

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LePhone – Lenovo Android Phone

by on January 8, 2010
in Android, Gadgets

lephoneYesterday, over at the CES 2010, Lenovo announced their very own Android phone in their presentation – LePhone. Yup, the name does sound odd!

LePhone is powered with the Android 1.6 and features their own custom user interface on the LePhone (or should we say Le Phone).

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Clean ION 1.6 for HTC Hero v1.0

by on November 6, 2009
in Android

htc-hero-whiteI have already shared a previous method on how to get Android 1.6 Donut on HTC Hero, but that was in raw files and were not fully compiled for a porper firmware update to Android 1.6.

Clean ION 1.6 is a fast and a clean ROM for HTC Hero 1.0 which provides better speed and optimized performance on your Hero.

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Get Android 1.6 on HTC Hero

by on October 28, 2009
in Android, Gadgets, Tips and Tricks

htc-hero-whiteCurrently, HTC Hero is, no doubt, the most powerful and high-end Android device available in the market.

The last firmware update it got was sometime in early September 2009, but now when Google has announced Android 2.0 and most of the upcoming devices are based on it, Hero users are expecting Android 1.6 Donut on HTC Hero update.

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How to Upgrade T-Mobile G1 to Android 1.6

by on October 28, 2009
in Android, Gadgets, Tips and Tricks

g1-googleAll T-Mobile G1 users are impatiently waiting for the Android 1.6 Donut update being available for their devices.

Not sure when it will be available, G1 users can manually upgrade to Android 1.6 firmware. Apart from this, Google today announced Android 2.0 and it’s features.

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