Nokia Aborts First MeeGo Phone Before Launch

Poor Nokia; yesterday their new boss sends a scathingly honest state-of-the-union email, today Reuters reports that the company has killed off the first phone that was going to harness the power of its MeeGo platform. We hardly knew ye, N9-00. In fact, we didn't know you at all. » 2/09/11 8:25am 2/09/11 8:25am

How To Be a Froyo Power User

Even though Google's Froyo 2.2 update for Android was released in the middle of 2010, phones have only just recently started shipping with it installed straight out of the box. Here's how to get the most from your Froyo experience. » 12/01/10 10:00am 12/01/10 10:00am

Rumored Lenovo oPhone OS Looks Too Apple-like

Chinese bloggers have posted photos that are rumored to depict what the Lenovo oPhone's operating system looks like. Apparently, much like their moniker, the oPhone OS also has that slight Apple-y touch. » 3/24/09 1:00am 3/24/09 1:00am

Giz Explains: What Makes The Five Smartphone Platforms Different

Smartphones have all advanced over the past few years, and mostly do the same things. But if you look at the details, you'll find that—depending on your needs—one may be way better than another. » 3/18/09 3:00pm 3/18/09 3:00pm

Android G1 Jailbroken Already

It's been less than two weeks since T-Mobile's G1 hit shelves, and Android's already been jailbroken. Folks over at the xda-developers forum » 11/05/08 1:10am 11/05/08 1:10am discovered an easy way to start telnet on the device, log in as root and get full system access and read and write. While the Googlephone is nowhere near as restricted as the…