Today Google sent me an invite for Ingress – their latest augmented reality game . The fact that they sent me the invitation while the Google Play store page for Ingress  tells me that it’s not available in my country (Australia) is interesting. Google obviously aren’t using their Big Brother powers effectively!
The way […]
I’ve just bought a 7″ Onix tablet from Aldi. It runs Android 4.0.4, has a 1GHz Cortex A8 CPU, 512M of RAM, 16G of flash storage, and a 800*480 display. They are selling rapidly and I don’t know how long they will last – probably you could get a returned one next week if […]
10 months ago I was given a Samsung Galaxy S Android phone  to replace my Sony Ericsson Xperia X10. I also installed Cyanogenmod on it (here is a more detailed comparison of the phones with a focus on liberty ). But now I’m using the Xperia X10 again.
Some time ago a […]
I own two mobile phones at the moment, I use a Samsung Galaxy S running Cyanogenmod  (Android 2.3.7) for most things, and I have a Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 running Android 2.1 that I use for taking photos, some occasional Wifi web browsing, and using some applications.
Comparing Android Hardware
The hardware for the […]
I gave a brief introductory talk about Android at this month’s LUV meeting. Here are the slides with a brief description. All the screen-shots were made on a Samsung Galaxy S running Cyanogenmod version 7.1  (Android version 2.3.7). With that build of Cyanogenmod you can press the power button for about 1.5 seconds to […]