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Tag: Android

Triple-Boot Evolve III Maestro Tablet is Perfect for the Indecisive

Triple-Boot Evolve III Maestro Tablet is Perfect for the Indecisive
Tablets are great if you choose the right one, otherwise you might end up stuck with a thin slab of crap that you never use. If you are in the market for a new tablet, but you just can’t decide what OS you should buy Evolve III has a new tablet called the Maestro that is perfect for those having a hard time deciding.

Dell Streak 7 Meets Untimely Demise

Dell Streak 7 Meets Untimely Demise
Dell pulled the Streak 7 out of its hat at CES last week and the immediate thing that most of us wanted to know was at what point the computer maker decided to hamstring its tablet with the wrong OS.

BodyMedia Wireless Armband BW Helps You Manage Your Waistline

BodyMedia Wireless Armband BW Helps You Manage Your Waistline
BodyMedia unveiled their latest FIT Armband BW that will connect to your devices using Bluetooth. This means that it will connect to iOS devices, as well as cell phones, etc. It will collect information about how many calories are burned, steps are taken, and real time physical activity.

Motorola XOOM Tablet Specs Revealed: First to Taste Android 3.0 Honeycomb

Motorola XOOM Tablet Specs Revealed: First to Taste Android 3.0 Honeycomb
The tablet wars continue at CES this week, with more and more competitors entering the fray. Motorola is one of the companies who recently announced entry into the market, with the XOOM Tablet (I wonder what the first XOOM thinks about having a namesake).

LG Optimus Black Smartphone Revealed

LG Optimus Black Smartphone Revealed
LG’s new slimline smartphone offers a svelte 9.2mm profile, and a new display LG calls “NOVA.” The new tech offers a super-bright screen that outputs 700 nits of brightness, and is about 15% more energy-efficient than prior LG smartphone displays.

iPhone 4 + HTC Aria + Game Boy = My Brain Hurts

iPhone 4 + HTC Aria + Game Boy = My Brain Hurts
I really have no idea what’s going on here, but this hack involves an iPhone 4, and HTC Aria Android OS phone and an old Game Boy. Best I can tell, Goteking’s Game Boy has been hollowed out and the Aria is set up to replace its display.

Papercraft Android Mascot Invades Desktops

Papercraft Android Mascot Invades Desktops
There have been numerous attempts to create the Android mascot in papercraft form, but the ones I’ve seen have been grossly oversimplified. On the other hand, this one from deviantART contributor nasman1993 is actually a dead-ringer for the real deal – if the little green guy actually existed, and were made out of paper, that is.

Evo 4G Smartphone at RadioShack Just $99 with Trade

Evo 4G Smartphone at RadioShack Just $99 with Trade
If you have a geek on your shopping list that you still haven’t bought a gift for, you still have time to save Christmas. RadioShack has an epic deal on a cool Android smartphone called the Evo 4G.

Nexus S Officially Unveiled via Worst Commercial of the Year

Nexus S Officially Unveiled via Worst Commercial of the Year
Last week, Google officially announced their second smartphone, the Nexus S. The phone features a 4-inch curved glass screen, a 1GHz Cortex A8 Hummingbird CPU, 512MB of RAM and 16GB of Flash storage. The Nexus S will also be the first phone to come with Gingerbread – the latest version of the Android OS – pre-installed.

R/C Squirt Gun Car Will Make You All Wet

R/C Squirt Gun Car Will Make You All Wet
Are you the type of person that loves playing crazy pranks? Then this Arduino-based remote-controlled water-pistol car should be right up your alley. And guess what? You can use your Android phone to control this sucker!

An iPad That Runs Android

An iPad That Runs Android
Fresh off the streets of China comes another no-name tablet that looks curiously like Apple’s iPad. From the sleek aluminum case, to the exact same 9.7-inch display found in the iPad, to the single round navigation button, this clone sure looks like the device it’s trying so hard to copy.

Redpost/Mini Puts Digital Signage Anywhere, on the Cheap

Redpost/Mini Puts Digital Signage Anywhere, on the Cheap
The guys over at RedPost have been working on web-connected  digital signage systems for the last few years. Now, they’ve come up with a nifty little device that could very well change the way businesses put signs in their stores.

Cherrypal Pops Its Android Tablet Cherry

Cherrypal Pops Its Android Tablet Cherry
The tablet market reminds me of Horshack with everyone and their dog throwing up their hands, laden with tablet running Android and screaming, “Ooh! Ooh! Me! Me!” The latest “me too” tablet to land on the market is the CherryPad that runs Android 2.1 with a 2.2 upgrade coming in Q4 2010.

Awesome Japanese Android is Powered by Android

Awesome Japanese Android is Powered by Android
We all know the little green smiling robot that is the Android mascot. The thing turns up everywhere today. Android has made it as an OS and is now turning up in all sorts of places that Google probably never expected when it started working on Android to begin with.

Facebook Android Phones: Will You Buy One? Probably Not.

Facebook Android Phones: Will You Buy One? Probably Not.
The Internet has been filled with rumors of Facebook working on their own mobile phones. Am I excited? Not really. I doubt that they’ll come up with anything novel. Still, it remains to be seen what the 4.9-billion-dollar man, Mark Zuckerberg, has up his platinum and diamond-encrusted sleeves.

Jorno Folding Keyboard Works With the iPhone, iPad, and Android Devices

Jorno Folding Keyboard Works With the iPhone, iPad, and Android Devices
I have an iPad and an iPhone, and I really have no issues using the onscreen keyboard for most tasks. However, if I am doing something like an email or surfing the web where I will be typing a lot, a keyboard would be appreciated.