Articles tagged with: Android 2.2

US Cellular Announces Schedule for Froyo Updates for Its Android Phones

US Cellular Announces Schedule for Froyo Updates for Its Android Phones

US Cellular is one of the popular wireless service providers with its own special range of service, the Belief Project. It has a number of users of Android-based phones who have been waiting to have their phones updated to Froyo which is Android 2.2.
Froyo has a redesigned homescreen and one …

LG Announces Android 2.2-based Smartphone, Optimus Black, With Nova Display

LG Announces Android 2.2-based Smartphone, Optimus Black, With Nova Display

Maybe this should not be mentioned first but the Optimus Black from LG features a 2MP front-facing camera, fulfilling longings of a number of smartphone users. Another noteworthy feature is its super slim form factor that is 9.2 mm at its thickest and 6 mm at its slimmest.

The NOVA display …

Dell Selling Streak Unlocked in Two New Colors; New Version to Run Android 2.2

Dell Selling Streak Unlocked in Two New Colors; New Version to Run Android 2.2

Dell’s Streak, a high resolution tablet with full phone features powered by Android OS with GPS & camera, is now available in two new colors — Pure White, and Cherry Red. And here’s the good news. The device is being sold unlocked for $579 apiece, no strings of a contract …

Acer’s New 7-inch and 10.1-inch Android Tablets to Ship in April 2011

Acer’s New 7-inch and 10.1-inch Android Tablets to Ship in April 2011

Acer is set to introduce two new Android based tablets in upcoming year. Acer’s 7-inch and 10.1-inch tablets are expected to be available for purchase from April 2010. Boasting great features, these tablets are certain to attract of the Android admirers around the world.

Rumored to run on Android Froyo, Acer’s …

Tether for the Android 1.5 and Up; Download to Avail of a One-week Trial Period Offer

Tether for the Android 1.5 and Up; Download to Avail of a One-week Trial Period Offer

Like the name suggests, tethering is the process of using a mobile device as an internet gateway for other devices. This may be done through a USB cable, Bluetooth or Wi-Fi. It uses mobile software depending on the type of operating system the mobile is running on.
An application that performs …

ViewSonic Launches 7-inch ViewPad 7 and Dual-bootable ViewPad 10 Android Devices

ViewSonic Launches 7-inch ViewPad 7 and Dual-bootable ViewPad 10 Android Devices

News of tablet launches are becoming more frequent these days. If it’s not a launch, then it’s about a rumor of a new tablet in the works. We heard of such a rumor about a ViewSonic tablet sometime back and now we have the confirmation and the official announcement of …

CDMA Player US Cellular to Sell Samsung Galaxy Tab in US, No Shipping Date or Price Details Yet

CDMA Player US Cellular to Sell Samsung Galaxy Tab in US, No Shipping Date or Price Details Yet

Samsung Mobile has announced the Samsung Galaxy Tab with cell phone service US Cellular, offering yet another CDMA Galaxy Tab option. We don’t have details of the shipping date or the price yet. Aimed at those with looking for “premium mobile entertainment experience on the go”, the Samsung Galaxy Tab …

Details on Android 3.0 ‘Gingerbread’ Out; Likely to Feature Improved Graphics, Video Chat

Details on Android 3.0 ‘Gingerbread’ Out; Likely to Feature Improved Graphics, Video Chat

Google current smartphone operating system Android 2.2 (Froyo) will soon graduate to the next version, Android 3.0. To be dubbed ‘Gingerbread,’ the new version is expected to emphasize on improved interface and navigation. From initial reports available on Gingerbread, it looks like the new version may not see any drastic …

Google’s Line-up of Future Android Releases Features a New Name, Ice Cream (Android v.4.0), May be Released in Mid-2011

Google’s Line-up of Future Android Releases Features a New Name, Ice Cream (Android v.4.0), May be Released in Mid-2011

Google’s choice of names for its Android releases is one that will please gastronomers and foodies. No, the company has not announced the name of a new one. But as it had happened with Google in the past, an official from a partner company dropped a hint recently and we …

Motorola Droid X Android 2.2 Froyo Users Face Bug Issues, Company Assures Bug Fixes Soon

Motorola Droid X Android 2.2 Froyo Users Face Bug Issues, Company Assures Bug Fixes Soon

The launch of Motorola Droid X was one of the most-anticipated. It hit the stores with Android 2.1 on board, and eventually got an update for Android 2.2 Froyo. Agreed, the update introduced certain enhancements in terms of software; but now the device seems to be getting attention again, but …