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Toshiba AC100 Netbook Runs Android, Has Massive 7 Days Of Standby Battery Life

Finishing off the hat-trick of laptops, Toshiba’s AC100 is their first machine to run on Android, and is shaping up to be a very tidy netbook with up to eight hours of battery or up to SEVEN DAYS’ standby life.


Here's Motorola's Android Update Schedule

Looks like owners of the Motorola Cliq, Cliq XT and Backflip will get their Android 2.1 update by Q2 or Q3 this year. That’s nice but we think everyone wants Android 2.2 Froyo now. [Motorola]


Samsung Captivate: AT&T's First Serious Android Phone

Between the Motorola Backflip and the HTC Aria, AT&T hasn’t exactly been leading the charge on Android phones. But the Samsung Captivate, coming in the next few months, signals that the carrier is finally getting serious about Android.



HTC Aria, A Lower-End Android Phone, Gets Official For AT&T

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We’ve seen leaked pics and specs for HTC’s latest touchscreen Android phone, but AT&T just made it official.


HTC Hero Getting Android 2.1 Update For GSM Networks

It appears some people are still using Plurk, that Twitter rival from a couple of years ago. HTC is one of them, with their corporate account confirming that GSM HTC Heros will be getting the Android 2.1 update today. This comes after HTC pushed the update out to CDMA Heros the other week, with Sprint customers getting lucky on May 19th. [AndroidAndMe]


Motorola Flipout Is The Microsoft Kin Of Androids

As per the usual chain of events, spy shots lead to real products – in this case, the Motorola Flipout. Running Android 2.1, it comes in a quirky little swivel-design similar to the Kin One.


Acer's Nexus One Rival, 'Stream' Announced

Time to get excited about Acer’s phone offerings. The Stream will be running Android 2.1 when it goes on sale, though it’ll also include a “brand new” UI, said to be a “stunningly fluid 3D” skin.


HTC Hero Owners Upgrading To Android 2.1 BEWARE

Yesterday we brought the good news to Hero owners that Sprint was pushing out the Android 2.1 firmware update – but before you press yes on that update, make sure you back up all your data.


HTC Hero Owners On Sprint Get Android 2.1 "Eclair" Update

Sprint has gifted its HTC Hero owners the long-awaited Android 2.1 update, seven months after the first screenshots of a Hero running the faster, snazzier version showed up.


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