Tag Archives: Android 3.0

CES video: Honeycomb demo from Verizon presser

Principal engineer of Android, Mike Cleron joined Motorola Chairman and CEO Sanjay Jha and Verizon’s Lowell McAdam on stage at the Verizon press conference at CES in Las Vegas today in order to show off Google’s tablet-optimized version of Android, Honeycomb. The ultra-powerful dual-core Xoom was used to demo the software, which is aesthetically… Read more

LG’s Optimus 2X and G-Slate release window, 3D secret?

Our friend David over at TMoNews has received some information on Magenta’s plans for a few months from now, and while it can only be considered rumor at the moment, David does have a knack for getting accurate information before T-Mobile employees have it. The leak is as follows: LG’s Optimus 2X dual-core smartphone and their G-Slate Android tablet… Read more

T-Mobile posts a handful of videos on Honeycomb

Shortly after T-Mobile posted a quick video teasing the existence of their newest tablet, the LG G-Slate, they started posting individual “first look” videos on all of Honeycomb’s features. So far, they’ve posted videos for the browser, books, GTalk, GMail, and maps as well as another general look at the entire UI. As you’ve already seen from the… Read more

CES: Motorola announces Xoom tablet

We knew it was coming and yet the thrill is not diminished. Motorola announced their upcoming Verizon Android tablet, Xoom at their CES press event tonight, and golly is it pretty. The 10″ tablet features a 1280 X 800 resolution display, 720p video capture with 1080p playback, all the standard wireless connectivity, and will launch in Q1 with Verizon… Read more

Video: Android 3.0 Honeycomb [UPDATE]

Begin update: Now that the Motorola Xoom is official, the original YouTube video featuring Honeycomb is back up (found below), along with some words from Andy Rubin at the Google Mobile Blog: “Honeycomb is the next version of the Android platform, designed from the ground up for devices with larger screen sizes, particularly tablets. We’ve spent a… Read more

Video: Motorola tablet running Honeycomb and Maps 5.0

Andy Rubin let loose some great information on upcoming products at the All Things D: Dive into Mobile conference last night. During his interview, he whipped out a dual-core Motorola tablet with NVidia 3D (no name was given, though Stingray seems a likely bet) and it was running Honeycomb, the next major Android release. Rubin used the slick tablet–sans… Read more