Android Finally Receives Google Chrome Beta (DOWNLOAD)

Eventually, the news is here! Google has released Chrome for Android. From long time, other browsers have been long forgotten and everyone is so familiar and comfortable with Chrome and thus the official mobile version for Android was long awaited. Now everything related to Chrome will be available in mobile form. The excitement is building up for us as LinkedUpLife is also a big fan of Google. Details are available below along with the download link. … [Read more...]

Android Tablet Market Share to beat Apple iPad by 2014

Despite the success of the original iPad and the recent announcement of the iPad 2, it's widely expected that Android tables will catch up and overtake Apple's dominance in tablet market share. Analyst Mike Abramsky at RBC Capital Markets recently predicted that a flood of Android tablets of varying quality will hit the market in the next 18 months.  Most of these will be in the budget price range but higher quality tablets from Samsung, HTC and Motorola will take hold eventually if they can … [Read more...]

Wi-Fi only version of the HTC Flyer available for pre-order on Cyberport

The Wi-Fi only version of the HTC Flyer has been listed as available for pre order on German retailer Cyberport's website. The listing also provides the specs of the device. The Flyer will feature a 7-inch 1024 x 700 resolution display with an active stylus, a 5 MP rear camera with a front facing 1.3 MP camera for video calling, 32 GB of internal storage, a 1.5 GHz CPU, will run on Android with HTC Sense and will not feature 3G support. Though the listing claims that it runs on Android 2.4 … [Read more...]

Archos sends two new Android tablets to the FCC for approval

Archos has sent a couple of tablets to the FCC for approval before they launch them in the market, namely the Archos Arnova 10HT and the Arnova 8. These tablets are of 10-inches and 8-inches respectively as the name suggests. There's not much info available on the tablet itself, but there are some preliminary specifications of the device which are not confirmed by the company but seem very likely to be implemented. Apparently the Arnova 8 with an 8-inch screen will have a resolution of 800 x … [Read more...]

Google Music launching on Honeycomb devices

CEO of Motorola Mobility Sanjay Jha spoke at the MWC yesterday and gave out some information about the Motorola Xoom tablet and Honeycomb: "If you look at Google Mobile services [via Android] today, there’s a video service, there’s a music service – that is, there will be a music service.” This is a clear indication that Google is developing a Music Store of their own to rival the Apple iTunes Store. Honeycomb is set for a launch with the Motorola Xoom and a few other tablets, including the … [Read more...]

Toshiba shows off new tablet at CES

Tuesday night in Las Vegas at CES (Consumer Electronics Show) saw the unveiling of Toshiba's newest tablet, a 10.1in (diagonal) Android-based tablet that, according to Toshiba, will rival Apple's iPad (9.6in). The tablet shown at CES is likely running the latest version of Android (2.3) although when the tablet is available sometime later this spring, it will be running the upcoming version of Android known as Honeycomb, a tablet-optimized version of the Android mobile OS that is currently … [Read more...]