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Tag: Android

Looxcie: Wearable Camcorder Sure to Capture Life’S Most Unpleasant Moments

Looxcie: Wearable Camcorder Sure to Capture Life’S Most Unpleasant Moments
Perfect for both voyeurs and narcissists, this new camera lets you shoot POV digital video pretty much anywhere you go, any time. The Looxcie looks sort of like a Bluetooth headset, but there’s a tiny video camera at the tip, which can capture all the random moments of your life.

Windroid Phone Runs Windows Mobile + Android

Windroid Phone Runs Windows Mobile + Android
Can’t decide what sort of a smartphone to buy? The WinDroid is the perfect phone for you indecisive folks out there. The phone ships with the none-too-thrilling Android 1.6 OS (but can be upgraded to 2.1 – voiding its warranty, though).

Android-Notifier Might Save Your Sanity

Android-Notifier Might Save Your Sanity
If you work around people that like to listen to music on headphones while they work or get tons of text messages you already know how annoying that can be. If they are wearing headphones, they never hear their phone ring or texts come in, and you get to be distracted while they remain oblivious.

Google Offers Beta Walking Navigation Feature

Google Offers Beta Walking Navigation Feature
Those of you who live in more temperate areas of the world can’t really appreciate how hot it is in Texas. It’s so hot, it’s hawt, southerners drawl because it’s too hot for your tongue to work, you get the idea.

R2-D2 Droid 2 Phone Photo Surfaces at Star Wars Celebration V

R2-D2 Droid 2 Phone Photo Surfaces at Star Wars Celebration V
There’s been some buzz floating around the web about a special version of the Verizon Droid 2, decked out to look like the little R2 unit that inspired its name. The special-edition phone isn’t supposed to be shown until the start of tomorrow’s Celebration V show, but I stumbled onto this picture one day early, snapped by the folks at R2-D2 Central.

Wanna Get Lucky? Better Buy an iPhone

Wanna Get Lucky? Better Buy an iPhone
A new study shows that iPhone users have more sex than other cellphone users. I don’t know what could be a better endorsement than this. I’m just waiting to see the new iPhone sexy ads, “Wanna get laid?

Samsung Galaxy S Review: Hands-on With the Android Smartphone

Samsung Galaxy S Review: Hands-on With the Android Smartphone
I recently had the chance to get my hands on Samsung’s new Android smartphone, the Galaxy S. To be specific, I tested the GT-I9000 – which appears to be the reference model for the series – and put it through its paces.

Frash: Android Flash Ported to iPad: Could It Make Jailbreaking Worth It?

Frash: Android Flash Ported to iPad: Could It Make Jailbreaking Worth It?
The quest to bring Flash to Apple’s tablet continues, and we have yet another contender. A developer going by the name of Comex (who also made the iOS jailbreaking software Spirit) has ported the Android Flash runtime to the iPad.

Espresso Machine Gets Android Power, World Asks Why

Espresso Machine Gets Android Power, World Asks Why
Android is really hot right now with many of the world largest makers of smartphones and other gadgets looking to the open source OS, and consumers adopting it in droves. I guess this is the reason some weird products are surfacing with Android as their only redeeming quality.

Fossils of the Mechazoic Era: the What Now?

Fossils of the Mechazoic Era: the What Now?
Poor dead bird. Wait what the — It’s a dead robo-bird! Artist/illustrator/futurechologist Justin Chase Black, more respectfully addressed as Mr. ThrowingChicken, recently finished the awesome looking  Creatures of the Mechazoic Era, a series of sculptures that look like fossilized remains from a time yet to come.

Hard Kernel Odroid-T: High-Def Android Tablet Geared to Power Users

Hard Kernel Odroid-T: High-Def Android Tablet Geared to Power Users
It seems as if there’s a new Android-based tablet just about every day, so it’s getting hard to tell the difference between them all. Hard Kernel’s new Android 2.1 ODROID-T hopes to differentiate itself with superb HD video and gaming capabilities.

Htc Evo 4g Price, Release Date and Specs Revealed by Sprint

Htc Evo 4g Price, Release Date and Specs Revealed by Sprint
Sprint today revealed full details for their new HTC EVO 4G, the first Android phone to support 4G/WiMAX connectivity. Hardware specs include a Qualcomm Snapdragon QSD8650 (1GHz) processor, and an 800×480 4.3″ capacitive touchscreen display. Battery life is rated at 6 hours of talk time.

Android-Winmo-Iphoneos Guitar: What Happens When the Phone Rings?

Android-Winmo-Iphoneos Guitar: What Happens When the Phone Rings?
This crazy looking contraption isn’t just a bunch of smartphones, it’s a musical instrument. Made for a presentation at MobileCampBrussels, the Phone Guitar is made out of five smartphones (actually there’s an iPod Touch standing in for the iPhone) on three different mobile platforms using three different programing languages as well as two third-party apps, a custom cross-platform sequencer app, a stick, some battery powered speakers, and a whole lot of duct tape.

LEGO Robot Runs Android OS, Solves Rubik’s Cubes

LEGO Robot Runs Android OS, Solves Rubik’s Cubes
I probably couldn’t solve a Rubik’s cube in 25 minutes, let alone under a minute. However, this cool ‘bot can solve it in less than 25 seconds! Now how neat is that? Oh, by the way, it’s made out of LEGOs.

Dell Thunder Android Smartphone Pics Storm Onto the Scene

Dell Thunder Android Smartphone Pics Storm Onto the Scene
In a week that’s been filled with stories of Apple’s smartphone leaks, I guess Dell got a little jealous and let some photos slip out of their own new mobile handset. The Dell Thunder looks pretty slick from these early pics the guys over at Engadget managed to get their hands on.

Japanese Scientist Makes Robotic Clone

Japanese Scientist Makes Robotic Clone
Only the Japanese would make robot clones of themselves. Check out this latest robot by Hiroshi Ishiguro from Osaka University. Instead of cloning himself, which is what he did before, he decided to clone a woman.