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Official Twitter for Android App Released

Official Twitter for Android App Released

It wasn’t that long ago when we found out Twitter was working on an official Android app.  It’s hard to believe that it would be available this soon but that is exactly the case.  Twitter has released its official Android app and it’s very impressive. Twitter for Android has many of the same features as [...]

First Ever Android TV Built by People of Lava

First Ever Android TV Built by People of Lava

People of Lava, a small Swedish company is set to release an all Android powered TV called ‘Scandinavia.’  This glorious HD television comes in three different sizes (42″ 47″ 55″) and is every Android fan’s dream.  It comes pre-loaded with Youtube, Google Maps and Calendar applications.  It also features its own application market that holds [...]

How Good Is Your Network? Find Out With a Network Monitoring App

How Good Is Your Network? Find Out With a Network Monitoring App

We’ve had some debate in the Simply Droid Forums about which cell phone carrier is better. Root Wireless is looking to provide some insight into each cell phone carrier’s network. Yesterday it released a free beta app that uses smartphones as network monitoring devices. Crackberry.com interviewed Root Wireless at CES in January. Supported Android phones [...]

Google Maps Updates To 4.1

Google Maps Updates To 4.1

As of last night there is a new update to Google Maps. Version 4.1 is now available and with it comes some great new features. The new version includes updated search page, support for multiple accounts, a Latitude widget and the ability to make Google Maps your live wallpaper. Google Maps 4.1 New Features: Search [...]

Google Maps Navigation can now be used outside of U.S.

Google Maps Navigation can now be used outside of U.S.

As most people are already aware Google Maps Navigation is a US only application, which is why it does not show up on the Motorola Milestone. Well, until now that is. It appears that with a little hacking you can get this fantastic app working outside the U.S. The folks over at Electricpig have a [...]

Expansys confirms Motorola Milestone Dec 7th Availability in UK

Expansys confirms Motorola Milestone Dec 7th Availability in UK

Anyone in the UK waiting to get their hands on the Motorola Milestone/Droid, it looks like the time is near. The Milestone  is available for preorder on the Expansys website and it’s slated to be available on Dec 7th, confirming the rumors earlier in the week. You can get the phone through Expansys for £449.99 [...]

Google Maps Navigation for Android 2.0 – Seven Features

Google Mobile has officially announced their next step in Google Maps for mobile:  Google Maps Navigation (Beta). This is available in the new Android 2.0 (Eclair) OS shipping with the Verizon DROID. This version of Google Maps for mobile looks to powerful enough to turn your phone into a full-fledged navigation device. It comes with [...]