Google's Goggles app gets translation abilities

One of Google's most talked about Android apps, Goggles, has been given a significant upgrade that now allows its users to translate foreign languages using their handset's camera. Point your Android phone at any piece of text in either English,…

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Gerald LynchGoogle's Goggles app gets translation abilities

Motorola Milestone gets Android 2.1 update

UK Motorola Milestone users can wake up to a rather nice treat today. It's been a long time coming, but Milestone users can finally download the Éclair Android 2.1 firmware update. Featuring several new interface features, such as live wallpapers,…

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Gerald LynchMotorola Milestone gets Android 2.1 update

Firefox pre-alpha build now available for Android 2.0 and over

Mozilla's Firefox browser, under the codename "Fennec", has hit Android 2.0 phones and above in a "pre-alpha" build. The company has stressed that the browser is currently only suitable for testing purposes, but that it should work on the Milestone/Droid…

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Gerald LynchFirefox pre-alpha build now available for Android 2.0 and over

5 things we greedily still want Spotify to add

Spotify rolled out a pretty extensive update to it's streaming service this morning. Adding robust social networking features, Spotify now links in with your Facebook account for lightning fast music sharing between your friends, as well as syncing up your…

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Gerald Lynch5 things we greedily still want Spotify to add

Samsung considering Android-based Google TVs

Samsung are said to be considering developing a new line of TVs that would run Google's Android OS. After successfully launching their brand new range of 3D TVs, which have completely sold out in the company's home territory of Korea,…

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Gerald LynchSamsung considering Android-based Google TVs

Hack lets Android dual-boot with with regular OS on iPhone

Android fans and iPhone-owning Google sympathisers may want to pay particular attention to this post. David Wong, a young Canadian coder has pulled off a feat of software-hacking mastery by getting his iPhone to dual-boot the Android OS alongside…

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Gerald LynchHack lets Android dual-boot with with regular OS on iPhone

Heathrow airport give away premium mobile app to help with travel chaos

Unless you've had your head in the sand for the last week or so, you'll know that a certain Icelandic volcano has been causing flight travel chaos worldwide, with nearly all flights out of the UK grounded. In an attempt…

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Gerald LynchHeathrow airport give away premium mobile app to help with travel chaos

Turn-by-turn navigation rolled out to UK Android phones

US readers may already be revelling in the delights of turn-by-turn navigation on their Android handsets, but now UK Android phone owners can do a celebratory little robot dance too as it's been rolled out now to us Brits…

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Gerald LynchTurn-by-turn navigation rolled out to UK Android phones