AT&T Samsung Infuse 4G: Gingerbread Update Imminent

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Samsung has been making some really good progress in the smartphone market, when you think about the success they have had so far from the sales of the Galaxy and the Galaxy S II, you start to realize the new caliber of smartphones they are producing. Now we have heard that another successful … [Read more...]

Over 80% Of Android Devices Still Using Froyo & Eclair

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Recent figures have shown that Android 2.1 and 2.2 better known as Froyo and Eclair are the dominating operating systems on all of Android's devices. A resounding 86% of Android's devices run 2.1 and 2.2, with Froyo itself claiming two thirds of the market. … [Read more...]

HTC EVO 4G Gingerbread Confirmed June 6th: Fixes Included

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You may remember about a week ago we reported on a sighting of HTC's EVO 4G running Android 2.3. This caused a barrage of comments about the HTC crews plans, but speculation as to whether it was just a typo were finally confirmed and we all backed down safe in the knowledge that Gingerbread was on … [Read more...]

Samsung Droid Charge Review: Galaxy S II Runner Up?

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While Samsung's Galaxy S II tops the charts for the company’s most desirable handsets, you’d be foolish to forget other models in the Samsung stable that can almost match the S II. After the Galaxy's performance impressed the crowds, U.S. devotees will be hit with the reality that a long wait is … [Read more...]

HTC Desire S: UK Launch Next 2 Weeks- Around £400

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We have some exciting news for those of you eagerly awaiting the release of the HTC Desire S. The smartphone was expected to launch in the UK in April but it appears that it could be coming as early as a fortnight. … [Read more...]

Gingerbread For Nexus S & Nexus One: Direct Link Found

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For all you nexus owners out there this week held some good news for you all, Google announced that they would be rolling out Android 2.3.3 Gingerbread for your devices. … [Read more...]

LG Optimus “Glasses-Free” 3D: Price & Pre-Order Details

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One of a long list of fantastic smartphones on its way to us this year, showcased last Sunday for the first time, revealing a packed list of specifications. We are talking about the LG Optimus smartphone running on Android 2.2 Froyo, and unlike many of the other contenders, what makes this little … [Read more...]

Gingerbread Update For HTC Desire: Please Wait…

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HTC Desire owners would have had bittersweet feelings after listening to the phones manufacturer's keynote at the Mobile World Congress yesterday. A representitve confirmed that Google's latest smartphone OS Gingerbread 2.3 would be coming in an update to users. Sadly it will be a long wait! … [Read more...]

ViewSonic ViewPad 4 With Android 2.4: Honeycomb Apps Compatible

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ViewSonic has certainly been making strides with its devices; back at CES 2011 we first caught a glimpse of the Viewpad 4. CES 2011 was the first opportunity to really see one in the flesh and really touch one … [Read more...]

Android 2.3 Gingerbread coming soon to Nexus One

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A few days ago we told how the source code for the new Android operating system 2.3 or Gingerbread had been made available and that although the Samsung Nexus S was the first smartphone that would benefit from Android 2.3 it should not take too much longer to become available for owners of Google’s … [Read more...]

Carphone Warehouse Slash Nexus S “Sim Free” Prices

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If you are worried about finding that final big present for Christmas, then the Carphone Warehouse could have the solution for you. … [Read more...]

Android 2.3 Gingerbread ported to Samsung Galaxy S – plus VIDEO

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News about Android 2.3 Gingerbread, the new operating system is coming thick and fast at the moment and only a couple of days ago we posted how the new OS would soon be coming to Verizon users. Within the last hour we also wrote about how the Android 2.3 source code is now available to download. … [Read more...]

Gingerbread Android 2.3: Source code – download now

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We know how many people are avidly awaiting the release of the new operating system, Android 2.3, dubbed Gingerbread. A couple of days ago we wrote how hopefully the new OS would be coming soon to Verizon users and we’ve also informed readers all about the Samsung Nexus S, which is the first … [Read more...]

Android 2.3 On Verizon: A Waiting Game?

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If you are a Verizon subscriber, then you will be pleased to hear that there are rumors of Google software updates to Android 2.3 Gingerbread. This is according to a leaked internal memo sourced from Droid Life. … [Read more...]

LG Optimus 2X: More Specs Revealed

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You may remember a few days ago we reported on LG's Star, giving a preview of the soon to be released device. We commented on how Engadget had got their hands on the handset for test purposes, remarks were that the Star shared similar styling attributes to HTC's Droid. … [Read more...]

Google Nexus S Pre-order Live For UK Networks – Not Three

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For the last few days, the internet has been inundated with news of the new Google Nexus S along with it's fantastic offerings. Here at OSM we are pleased to report that the Gingerbread device can now be pre-ordered from four UK carriers over at Carphone Warehouse. … [Read more...]

Google Android 2.3 Gingerbread Update Live: List of Features

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Here at OSM, Debbie today reported on the possibility of the much anticipated Google Android 2.3 Gingerbread with new features being announced. We can now report from a LIVE update that these have come to light. For the mobile phone world, we had been lucky enough to see snippets of leaked … [Read more...]

Android 2.3 Gingerbread release: Could be today – Dec 6

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Here at OSM we’ve been avidly waiting for the release of the next Android operating system, Android 2.3, dubbed Gingerbread, which we’ve been expecting very soon. We’ve already seen leaked footage of Gingerbread running on devices such as the Samsung Nexus S and the new PlayStation phone and also … [Read more...]

PlayStation Phone: Spotted running Gingerbread

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Here at OSM we’ve been reporting on the rumors surrounding the new Sony Ericsson PlayStation Phone. The initial news we had was that it may be released in February but more recently we reported on news of a special event on December 9 where it may be revealed. … [Read more...]

LG Star Android Skin: UI in Full View

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LG’s new device the LG Star is due for release early next year, it has popped up a few times on the web recently but this is the first time that we have had a chance to see the user interface properly. According to Engadget.com’s Chris Ziegler the mobile will be running a variant of an Android skin … [Read more...]

Samsung Stealth V Specs: Galaxy S Successor?

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A new Samsung phone has just been given the all clear from DLNA, while rumour mills have been grinding away at a possible Nexus S.This recently certified device could be a replacement for Samsung's popular Galaxy S. … [Read more...]

Samsung Nexus S Spotted Running Android 2.3 Gingerbread

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We’ve been hearing various rumors about the Samsung Nexus S (previously known as the Nexus 2), for some time and at one point were not even sure if it was a myth. Then we heard the phone, which will be only the second Google branded handset following the Nexus One, was delayed because of a … [Read more...]

Android 2.3 Gingerbread: Download Will Feature NFC

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Google’s Eric Schmidt that “There’s a set of things that the iPhone did a brilliant job of doing on a closed system… but that the next real focus is on the application layer. You have to establish volume first, which is what we’ve done…We think Android will be a leading platform, if not the leading … [Read more...]

Google Nexus Two postponed: Specs and Gingerbread?

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The Google Nexus Two which was expected for next week has been delayed due to a hardware issue. However we could end up seeing Google's new Android OS, Gingerbread 2.3 at some point this week. … [Read more...]

Android 2.3 Gingerbread Release Date 11 November?

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Here at OSM, we recently reported on the subsequent arrival of the Samsung Nexus Two on November 8. If launched, it will bring Android 2.3 (Gingerbread) with it. But today, news reports are telling us that the Gingerbread arrival date has changed to that of November 11. … [Read more...]