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Motorola CLIQ finally gets Android 2.1 update

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T-Mobile CLIQ users, rejoice: Motorola has finally released an Android 2.1 update for the device. The Éclair upgrade is not available as an over-the-air installation, and has to be downloaded manually from M…

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Firmware updates

Selected Motorola Backflips get Android 2.1 now, available for everyone Nov 9

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Motorola is finally about to update its peculiar Backflip device in the U.S. from Cupcake to Android 2.1 Éclair. The company has sent out emails asking for a team of 1000 Backflip users willing to test the update…

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Android OS

Most Android phones on Froyo or Eclair, Cupcake on decline

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Eclair is the most widely-used version of Android based on recent stats released by Google. In the past two weeks, 4 out of 10 phones that accessed the Android Market have been running Android 2.1 (Eclair). The n…

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Sony Mobile

Sony Ericsson set to upgrade X10 line to Eclair beginning Sunday

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Sony Ericsson has confirmed that it will begin updating the Xperia X10, X10 Mini, and X10 Mini Pro beginning on October 31. The update will begin Sunday evening in Nordic countries first, and then take place in s…

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Firmware updates

Sony Ericsson shows off Android 2.1 update for Xperia X10 on YouTube

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Sony Ericsson’s Android 2.1 update for the Xperia X10 was initially supposed to have arrived last month, but it was delayed, and now the company’s product blog has released a video that shows the new features X1…

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Sony Mobile

XPERIA X10 to get continuous auto-focus in HD video recording and new home screen in 2.1 update

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We learned earlier today that T-Mobile UK would update the XPERIA X10 by the end of November. Now we have a little insight into what we can expect when the update arrives on phones. The Sony Ericsson product blog j…

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Firmware updates

T-Mobile UK: Sony Xperia X10 and X10 Mini Pro Eclair update coming by end of November

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The Sony Ericsson Android 2.1 saga has been eventful, speaking in mild terms. T-Mobile UK has just announced that its part in that saga will come to end next month when it pushes out an over the air update to its cus…

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Android News

Sony Ericsson’s X10-series won’t receive Android 2.1 until end of October

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Uh oh: even though Sony Ericsson announced back in June that its X10-series would receive an upgrade to Android 2.1 in September, and later also confirmed the update schedule on its UK Twitter account, the comp…

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Android News

Video of Sony Ericsson X10 running Android 2.1

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Android 2.1 is of course old news by know, but people rocking the SE Xperia X10 are still stuck with 1.6 and without doubt want a taste of Éclair. A luring video has appeared from the recent IFA tech conference in Be…

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Firmware updates

When will your Motorola get Eclair or Froyo? Find out here

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Motorola has thrilled some and chilled others with the recent changes made to its update schedule. Motorola Droid X owners were happy to hear that they would have Android 2.2 by the end of the summer, which is a ve…

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Android

droidBooster technology for Android claims to ‘pulverize’ Java code execution on Froyo

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Everyone wants faster Android phones and the common understanding is that to obtain them you need faster hardware. Android 2.2 has promised us a faster code execution with a JIT compiler that translates Java c…

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Firmware updates

Cellular South update for Android 2.1 now available

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Look who finally decided to show up to the party. Cellular South, that other CDMA network that offers the HTC Hero, is upgrading its phone to Android 2.1. While Sprint managed to update its users back in May, afte…

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Android Apps

Try out an early build of Adobe AIR for Android 2.1 or 2.2 right now

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If you have been following the melodrama that is the Adobe/Android vs. Apple/anything that they want, you may be a non-believer that the Flash or AIR platform will ever make it to Android in a real way. Well, if yo…

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Android OS

Android 2.1 Eclair usage moves up to 50% as Android 1.5 slides down to 24.6%

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It looks like some new numbers on Android usage have shown up, and things are looking up for some of the more recent versions of the operating system. In fact, Android 2.1 usage has increased from 45.1% up to a nice…

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Sprint Hero finally gets official 2.1 upgrade; download it now

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Sprint Hero finally gets official 2.1 upgrade; download it now

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I’m just as shocked as you are: Sprint has finally released Android 2.1 for the Hero. I know, I can’t believe it either! Sure, 2.1 might be old news if Google announces Android 2.2 in a few hours as exp…

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