MI6 Hacked Al Qaeda Website, Swapping Bomb Recipes With Cupcake Recipes

Just imagine the look of surprise on an al Qaeda member's face when they thought they were loading a tutorial on how to "make a bomb in the kitchen of your mom" but actually got...a recipe for mojito cupcakes. » 6/03/11 6:20am 6/03/11 6:20am

Get Gingerbread RIGHT NOW at Bar Android

Real gingerbread, that is. You see, Japan is a wonderful place where food and tech cohabitate together in harmony. And Bar Android is no different, offering snacks and more based around the Android codenames (which are based around food). » 11/25/10 12:20am 11/25/10 12:20am

The Evolution of an Android's Eating Habits

When little green Android robots are young, they love to nibble on cupcakes. As they grow older though, their tastes change. They begin to explore donuts, eclairs, frozen yogurt and—-HEY! Somebody get that robot away from that apple! » 11/19/10 6:20pm 11/19/10 6:20pm

Handy Chart Identifies Your Phone's Version of Android

Cupcake? Froyo? Ben&Jerry's? I can't be the only one who's unable to remember the various iterations of Android running on various handsets. This chart will clear things up...for a few weeks before its obviated by new firmware updates. [Android Tapp] » 5/14/10 3:20pm 5/14/10 3:20pm

'Froyo' Is the Next Sweet Flavor of Android

We thought the next version of Android would be called Flan, but Engadget is reporting "Froyo" to be the codename for Google's next iteration of mobile OS. On a slightly related note, with the current resurgence of the froyo craze, I feel sorta bad for TCBY. [Engadget] » 1/18/10 12:35pm 1/18/10 12:35pm

How To: Install the HTC Hero's UI On Your Sad Old G1

The tireless tinkerers over at XDA have assembled a definitive guide to loading the Hero's custom-baked Android build onto G1s. It's fairly involved and a little risky, but hardly unfamiliar territory to HTC fans. [XDA, GetYourDroidOn—Thanks, Patrick!] » 7/22/09 5:00pm 7/22/09 5:00pm

Google Plans Three More Android Updates This Year, Named After…

Official word about Android's 2009 roadmap has been handed down, and it contradicts the early scuttlebutt: the mobile OS will get not two, but three updates by 2010, each named for a slightly more esoteric dessert than the last. » 7/14/09 6:50am 7/14/09 6:50am

Two More Android Updates This Year

In addition to the one minor and one major (Cupcake) update Google rolled out, there's going to be two more updates for the 2009 year. One's minor and one's major (Donut). [Mobile Crunch] » 7/08/09 3:43pm 7/08/09 3:43pm

MakerBot Cupcake CNC Delivers DIY 3D Printing for Just $750

You know Wired editor Chris Anderson's pet idea of the moment that "atoms are the new bits"? At just $750, MakerBot's CupCake CNC rapid prototyping machine—3D printing with extruded melted ABS plastic—made me think about it. » 6/10/09 9:30pm 6/10/09 9:30pm

Report: HTC Announcing Hero, Lancaster Android Phones on June 24th

HTC's hipsteriffic invitations for a June 24th event in London contained precious few clues (DUDE'S WEARING A ROSE), but the Economic Daily News is now reporting something totally reasonable: it's for the Hero and Lancaster, HTC's presumed next Android phones. » 6/04/09 7:25am 6/04/09 7:25am

T-Mobile Pushing Android Cupcake Update OTA (Honest!)

Android 1.5, otherwise known as Cupcake, has caused way, way more grief than any incremental cellphone OS update has a right to, is finally, truly pushing OTA—not just developers, not just Brits, but to regular American G1's. This, I promise you hope, will be the last we ever have to speak of it. —Thanks NiGHTS,… » 5/29/09 4:52am 5/29/09 4:52am

TuneWiki for Android Cupcake Blips Your Playlist to Twitter and Facebook

There's a new version of TuneWiki for Android Cupcake, and it looks like a pretty solid update: The Blip feature burps your current playlist to Facebook and/or Twitter, and there's a new Android homescreen widget for faster, more direct player access. You can also pay $5 for no ads. » 5/26/09 10:00am 5/26/09 10:00am

Some Kind of Android Cupcake Update Is Happening Right Now

A bunch of people running the UK version of Cupcake on their US phones are getting some kind of Cupcake update right now, though no one's sure what it does. Could Cupcake hit sooner than next week for everybody else? [Phandroid] » 5/22/09 1:33pm 5/22/09 1:33pm

Android Cupcake Rolling Out Next Tuesday

G1 owners: Some people got it already, but expect the Cupcake general public rollout to officially start next Tuesday. According to one reliable source, that will be C-Day. This goes along with T-Mobile's previous statement about the delivery of Android's new version: » 5/22/09 9:54am 5/22/09 9:54am

T-Mobile G1 Android 1.5 Cupcake Rollout Pushed Back a Week

The Cupcake update expected um, now for the T-Mobile G1 has been pushed back a week, and now it's gonna be "early June" before everybody has it on their phone. Lame. [T-Mobile, Thanks Jon] » 5/18/09 3:30pm 5/18/09 3:30pm

Android 1.5 'Cupcake' Update Coming Next Week

T-Mobile will start rolling out the long awaited 1.5 'Cupcake' update to all G1 users next week. The over-the air update should be available to everyone by the end of May. » 5/06/09 3:59pm 5/06/09 3:59pm

Latest Android Cupcake 1.5 Build Gets Video Walkthrough

It usually takes me about 60-90 seconds to eat a cupcake; this guy took about 10 minutes with his. On view: the new camcorder function, soft keyboard, browser improvements and YouTube uploads. » 4/28/09 12:26pm 4/28/09 12:26pm

Android Cupcake Live Folders Preview Email, RSS and Playlists Without…

Small touch, but maybe the coolest thing I've seen in Android's Cupcake: Live Folders are home screen widgets that let you peek at email, playlists, RSS feeds and more without opening the full app. [Cnet] » 4/24/09 6:00pm 4/24/09 6:00pm

Android Cupake to Hit Next Month, Says T-Mobile Germany

Good news for G1 users: T-Mobile Germany's says that the Cupcake updates will be released next month. They have stated in their G1 promotional page, heralding the new features which sadly don't include vanilla frosting. » 4/24/09 3:59pm 4/24/09 3:59pm