Android

When Google joined the cellular phone market, they created Android, their first smartphone operating system. Based on Linux, the Android OS promises power, flexibility, and extendability.HTC was the first to introduce a device that will run the Android OS, the G1. Android is not only an OS but a software platform. This gives all cellular manufacturers the ability to build new device that can use Android.

The Android platform is completely open-source, allowing any developer to tap into its full power and create some pretty cool apps. Check out some of the winners of the Android Developer Challenge.

There's so much going on in the cellular industry right now, it's high time for a Top 5 list that's about more than handsets alone.  Don't worry,...
13 years 1 month ago
Google's hedging their bets when it comes to the mobile phone space, and why shouldn't they?  First it was reported that the much-hyped gPhone is...
13 years 1 month ago
Unfortunately the GPhone rumor was just that - a rumor (too bad). The much anticipated GPhone from Google turns out to be just a platform for Google...
13 years 1 month ago
Take this with a rumor-flavored grain of salt, particularly considering the source, but  DigiTimes (an Asian IT industry daily) is basically...
13 years 2 months ago
The buzz is all about Google's forthcoming move into mobile.  A report on GigaOm ticks off a bullet point list of supposed details on the forthcoming...
13 years 2 months ago
Engadget has an interesting post dated August 28 regarding Google's efforts to develop a Linux-based smartphone OS and a possible "post-Labor Day"...
13 years 3 months ago
News has been swirling around a possible cellular initiative coming from Internet giant Google, and the buzz has heated up over the past week or so...
13 years 3 months ago
For months now, reports have been circulating about a cellular phone being developed by Internet giant Google.  Dubbed "GPhone," the California...
13 years 3 months ago

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