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Tag: Android

Epson Moverio BT-100 Video Glasses Hacked to Control Parrot AR.Drone

Epson Moverio BT-100 Video Glasses Hacked to Control Parrot AR.Drone
I bet a lot of you are like me and get a kick out of seeing the mashups geeks can whip up with a couple gadgets and some spare time. Thomas Sohmers has what might be one of the coolest combos I’ve seen in a long time.

HTC One X: Thinnest HTC Phone Yet

HTC One X: Thinnest HTC Phone Yet
Recently, HTC admitted that they have way too many models, something anyone could have told them, and that their models are too thick compared to what’s available on the market. The new flagship phone, the HTC One X, aims to correct at least one of these problems.

Utter! Android Voice Recognition App Speaks Less, Does More

Utter! Android Voice Recognition App Speaks Less, Does More
As one might expect from its more open and much geekier ecosystem, there are already several voice recognition apps for Android devices. But a new app promises to trump them all and even Apple’s own Siri program.

TheO Foam Ball: Throw Your Phone Around

TheO Foam Ball: Throw Your Phone Around
While it’s never been recommended to chuck around your precious smartphone, it looks like the new TheO Foam ball will allow you to do so, at least in a reasonable manner. While you probably won’t want to play dodgeball with your iPhone inside of it, there are specially-designed games that you can play with it.

Acer Cloudmobile Smartphone: Android Livin’ in the Cloud

Acer Cloudmobile Smartphone: Android Livin’ in the Cloud
Have you ever wanted a phone that would allow you to easily access your files stored at home directly on your smartphone, without too much of a hassle? The new Acer Cloudmobile might be the phone that you’re looking for, since it will be able to do so.

ADzero Bamboo Android Phone: Hopefully It Won’t Catch Fire

ADzero Bamboo Android Phone: Hopefully It Won’t Catch Fire
With all of the wooden backpanels for iPhones, I guess it was only a matter of time before we saw an entire wooden-hulled smartphone. This one, the ADzero, was designed by Kieron-Scott Woodhouse and it’s kind of cool.

How Much is That Android in the Window?

How Much is That Android in the Window?
If you find yourself at the Takashimaya department store in Shinjuku, Tokyo, you will have a special treat this Valentines Day. There, you will find the Geminoid-F android just chilling out in the store window, seemingly waiting for a friend.

Google Android Modify Watch: It’s Robot Time!

Google Android Modify Watch: It’s Robot Time!
Fans of the Google Android platform have a new way to celebrate their love for Android’s familiar green mascot. By putting it on their wrists. Sadly, these watches don’t interact with your Android smartphone, they just feature Google’s Android mascot on the watch face.

Naoto Fukasawa’s Infobar C01: Android Smartphone Gets Retro Styling

Naoto Fukasawa’s Infobar C01: Android Smartphone Gets Retro Styling
This cell phone designed by Red Dot Design Prize winner Naoto Fukasawa is supposed to combine a candybar-style phone from ’04 with the functionality you’d expect from a modern touchscreen smartphone. I don’t know if this combination will work, but compulsive texters and frequent dialers might appreciate a tactile keypad instead of a touch-based alternative.

Polaroid SC1630 16MP Smart Camera Runs Android

Polaroid SC1630 16MP Smart Camera Runs Android
While there was no Lady Gaga to present this Polaroid camera at CES, it still has some interesting features, since the whole thing is powered by Android. In a world with powerful cameras integrated into every smartphone, why shouldn’t it makes sense to have Android run a camera instead?

Huawei P1S Smartphone is Crazy Thin

Huawei P1S Smartphone is Crazy Thin
If you like your smartphones to have cool features and a cool design, the new Huawei Ascend P1 S might get your motor revving. The smartphone is hailed as the “world’s thinnest” and I can believe it at 6.68mm thick.

Android and iOS Grand Theft Auto III Can Run Old PC Mods

Android and iOS Grand Theft Auto III Can Run Old PC Mods
There were a lot of happy gamers when it was announced that Rockstar was bringing GTA III to the iPhone and Android devices out there. The game has been around for ten years now and was a huge seller on the PC.

Holga Lens Filter for Samsung Galaxy S II Makes up for Lack of Hipstamatic on Android

Holga Lens Filter for Samsung Galaxy S II Makes up for Lack of Hipstamatic on Android
If you thought that Holga was going to relegate their lomo-rrific lens filter case to the creative baristas owners of the iPhone 4 and iPhone 4S, think again. The case is now available for one of the best and most popular Android smartphones, the Samsung Galaxy SII.

Mr. Android Really is One Massively Geeky Looking Guy

Mr. Android Really is One Massively Geeky Looking Guy
I think that many of us have a mental image of what the average person that uses certain types of devices might look like. For instance, I picture the typical Apple as a person with designer glasses and a penchant for overpriced coffee.

JXD S7100 Offers Android-Powered Portable Gaming, With a Touch of Retro Gaming

JXD S7100 Offers Android-Powered Portable Gaming, With a Touch of Retro Gaming
So you want to get a new portable gaming system, but you don’t like the options that are available. You might want to try the JXD S7100, a portable gaming station with a familiar controller layout.

Archos 70b Honeycomb Tablet Debuts for Under $200 with Numerous Upgrades

Archos 70b Honeycomb Tablet Debuts for Under $200 with Numerous Upgrades
If you are looking for a new tablet that runs the Android operating system, and the thought of the Kindle Fire with its missing full Android Market access isn’t appealing, this might do the trick for you.