Tag Archives : Android


Chrome coming to Android?

Android Community and a few other blogs have stated that Chrome will be making its way to android, but aside from the processing stack and improved javascriptability (yes I just made up a word), is it really going to be the full chrome app everyone is playing with or just a tweaked out webkit (which we already knew was going to be the native Android browser)


T-Mobile Android slated for Oct 13th

Highlights

  • pre-order will go until Oct. 3 at 5pm
  • Phones will be received on Oct 13th
  • Price: $199
  • $18 “upgrade” fee
  • 2 year contract required
  • $35 unlimited data & messaging plan
  • $25 plan including 400 messages

Phone Features

  • Touch Screen
  • Full Qwerty keyboard
  • 3G/ WiFi
  • Full HTML internet capabilities
  • Easy access to all Google applications (Gmail, Gtalk, search)
  • Maps
  • Street view
  • You Tube
  • Phone
  • IM/Text
  • Email
  • Camera 3.0mp
  • Video (playback only, no recording)
  • Music player & 1GB memory card pre-loaded
  • Applications, all available in Google marketplace (icon on the homescreen)

Google I/O session videos posted with slides

As I said earlier, Quite a few presentations from Google I/O have been posted for your viewing pleasure. I’ll be glued to these this weekend while I’m on call.

Topics include
Ajax
KML
Sketchup
Android
OpenSocial
Appengine
Data APIs
Theory Talks
Youtube
Gears
Mashups
Maps
and more!