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Happy 7th birthday, Android! Check out some glorious milestones of the mobile OS in this succinct infographic

Happy 7th birthday, Android! Check out some glorious milestones of the mobile OS in this succinct infographic

posted: 05 Nov 2014, 04:04

Despite the controversies, many celebrate Android's birthday on November 5, 2007, when a working beta version of the operating system got released in the wild. Although...

8 classic Android smartphones that blew our minds back in the day

8 classic Android smartphones that blew our minds back in the day

posted: 06 Aug 2014, 03:33

Like most other things in the world, Android had a bumpy start. It took a great amount of software enhancement, hardware experimentation and, not of lesser importance, Verizon's huge marketing budget, in order to finally...

Monday marks 5th anniversary of T-Mobile G1 unveiling; Android, you've come a long way

Monday marks 5th anniversary of T-Mobile G1 unveiling; Android, you've come a long way

posted: 23 Sep 2013, 15:49

On this date five years ago, we told you about the unveiling of the first Android smartphone; the T-Mobile G1, built by HTC, was introduced to the world on September 23rd, 2008. While T-Mobile...

T-Mobile G1 celebrates its 4th birthday on Monday

T-Mobile G1 celebrates its 4th birthday on Monday

posted: 22 Oct 2012, 20:52

Four years ago Monday the face of the mobile device industry changed forever with the launch of the T-Mobile G1; while the first Android device did leave some glaring holes, it did also did show the promise that later allowed the OS to become...

HTC Dream a.k.a. T-Mobile G1 gets some Jelly Bean love thanks to CyanogenMod 10

HTC Dream a.k.a. T-Mobile G1 gets some Jelly Bean love thanks to CyanogenMod 10

posted: 09 Aug 2012, 05:27

Officially, the HTC Dream never got a software update beyond Android 1.6 Donut, but the team of code-crunching experts at XDA Developers have kept the smartphone alive by delivering custom ROMs based on...

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T-Mobile G1 "running" Ice Cream Sandwich caught on video

posted: 24 Nov 2011, 04:57

A skilled developer managed to install Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich onto the very first Android device, the old-school T-Mobile G1. That is quite a feat considering the relatively weak hardware...

The Android Revolution started 3 years ago Friday with the introduction of the T-Mobile G1

The Android Revolution started 3 years ago Friday with the introduction of the T-Mobile G1

posted: 25 Sep 2011, 02:39

Many date the beginning of Androidmania to the release of the Motorola DROID on Verizon back in November 2009; Friday was the third anniversary of the introduction of the actual first Android...

T-Mobile G1 quite unofficially receives the Froyo update

T-Mobile G1 quite unofficially receives the Froyo update

posted: 09 Nov 2010, 10:20

T-Mobile G1 is the handset from which the Android revolution originated. That revolution, for good or for worse, changed the smartphone game. Now you have low-end, mid-end and high-end devices with Android on board and this is the...

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