Android Surgeon's ‘Devices’

The Aakash: $50 Android™ Tablet from India

October 11th, 2011 by android surgeon

Froyo coming to HTC Legend soon?

November 5th, 2010 by android surgeon

This is a message appeared on Facebook: FROYO on LEGEND! Back to HTC Discussion Board Topic View Topic: FROYO on LEGEND! Displaying 30 posts out of 505. First Prev Next Last HTC We know that a number of you have been very vocal about wanting an update for your Legend. First and foremost, we would […]

HTC Legend should get Froyo (Android™ 2.2) in Q3

July 1st, 2010 by android surgeon

According to this article posted June 29th on Engadget, my HTC Legend could get its frozen yogurt update at the beginning of the third quarter 2010. HTC: expect Desire, Legend and Wildfire to get Froyo beginning in Q3 — Engadget.

New firmware update for the HTC Legend

June 3rd, 2010 by android surgeon

I have just updated the firmware of my HTC Legend. I am not sure yet of the changes implied, I´ll post more when I find out. The update is also for the HTC desire. HTC releases new OTA firmware update for HTC Desire and HTC Legend » EuroDroid.

Digital chimeras: Android™ 2.1 on a Nokia N900

May 20th, 2010 by android surgeon

Engadget website reports about the progresses of the NITDroid project: nitdroid Android port to Nokia Internet Tablets This project is an ongoing effort to make Android usable/useful on NIT devices (N770, N800, N810, N810WE). NITdroid is a kernel and userspace port from scratch of the Android operating system (by Google and the Open Handset Alliance) […]

Showing a Google Docs presentation on the HTC Legend at a business lunch

May 14th, 2010 by android surgeon

The other day I have been at a sort of business lunch, where I was supposed to present an idea to a couple of persons. I therefore prepared a rather simple presentation on NeoOffice (.odp) and then uploaded to my Google Docs account. As a matter of fact, Google Docs accepts openoffice files, so you […]

Archos 7: Android Home Tablet

May 13th, 2010 by android surgeon

I have already written about my interest towards Android powered tablet devices on a previous post. Archos has recently announced two new tablet devices, Archos 7 and Archos 8. The Archos 7 is running Google’s Android <sup>tm</sup>, and both devices are named  “home tablets” by Archos, as opposite to the Archos 5 “internet tablet”. The […]

Android™ tablets

May 11th, 2010 by android surgeon

Following the long-announced and higly-expected launch of Apple’s iPad, news and rumours about a whole new generation of Android powered tablet devices are filling up the web. Here below you have two long lists of released and future tablet devices running Android, according to Wikipedia.org:

Android phones sell more than the iPhone

May 10th, 2010 by android surgeon

Data from the first quarter of 2010 show that the sales of Android powered phones in USA have risen. Android phones are now the second most sold devices in USA (28%), right after RIM’s Blackberry (first position, 36%), and before Apple’s iPhones (21%). Android Shakes Up U.S. Smartphone MarketFirst quarter 2010 information from The NPD […]

Transition from my old phone to the HTC Legend

April 28th, 2010 by android surgeon

One of the reasons of this website is my recent acquisition of a brand new HTC Legend, powered by Android 2.1 (Eclair). My previous phone was an old Nokia 6630 (what a big change, you would say) I needed to transfer quickly all my contacts from the phone memory to the Legend, and one potential […]