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HTC

T-Mobile G2 available for pre-order right now. Will G1 owners finally upgrade? [POLL]

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The T-Mobile G2 is available for pre-order. Anyone willing to sign over their mobile life to T-Mobile USA for the next two years can get the successor to the G1 for $199 and ensure that they receive the phone by Oct…

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Android OS

Will the G1 get Froyo? Yes. No. Maybe.

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Since Froyo was open-sourced last week, the number one question that people have asked is “Will my G1 get Froyo?” I’d love to give an emphatic ‘yes’ or ‘no’ as a re…

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Root app shortens root process

Android Apps

Root app shortens root process

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Gaining root access to an Android phone has become the slightest bit easier now that a root install app has recently been released online. Members of AllShadow.com and the XDA Developer’s Forum have col…

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Update your G1 TO RC33 without the wait

Android

Update your G1 TO RC33 without the wait

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So, you are still waiting for the new update (RC33) to show up, remember that is the update that was rolling out sometime between February 5 and February 15. Hey, that is a long time and we can be just as impatient as…

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Review and teardown of T-Mobile G1 unveils inner workings of the first Android phone

Android

Review and teardown of T-Mobile G1 unveils inner workings of the first Android phone

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The team over at phoneWreck has posted a full review and teardown of the T-Mobile G1 showing the semiconductor brains and the mechanical finesse of this offering from HTC. Included are high resolution images o…

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VoIP options growing for Android

Android

VoIP options growing for Android

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Options are growing for Android users looking to connect with a VoIP service.  While none technically offer VoIP on the G1, all utilize VoIP services to connect callers to their desired party. Skype partner iS…

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Hackers enable autorotate for G1 browser

Android

Hackers enable autorotate for G1 browser

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Providing a fix for an irritant that has been calling out to be corrected, a post on Android Unleashed provides instructions for a hack that enables autorotate in the browser based on the orientation sensor. Th…

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Google releases unlocked devices for Android developers, quickly hacked by modders

Android

Google releases unlocked devices for Android developers, quickly hacked by modders

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Now, in addition to obtaining T-Mobile branded and locked G1 phones to develop Android applications, developers have the option of purchasing an unlocked phone directly from Google. The Android Dev Phone 1 i…

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T-Mobile G1 quickly jailbroken

Android

T-Mobile G1 quickly jailbroken

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The T-Mobile G1 has been jailbroken, with thanks going to some members from the XDA Developers forums. Of course, its still early in the game and it may not be as exciting for the average user as we once saw with the…

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T-Mobile G1 gets the teardown treatment

Android Phones

T-Mobile G1 gets the teardown treatment

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While I rarely open up any device that I purchase, mostly in fear that it will not go back together properly, there is always some joy in seeing the guts. Thankfully, in part due to the web, there are few devices tha…

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