If you owned a DROID X2 and you are desired a Gingerbread update, I am happy to tell you the Android 2.3.3 official update is available now, Just connect to WIFI or 3G network and check your system update, if you have not flash a third party rom, you should get the system update news, follow the update wizard, download the update package and wait for the phone finish the Gingerbread installation. the en version is 1.3.232.en.US, size 100.8 MB.
Seagate just create a GoFlex Satellite Wi-Fi hard drive application – Seagate GoFlex Media™ app for Android phone users , the application is now available be download from the Android Market, you need to install the Android 2.2 version above, tablet PC and smart phone users can use this application wireless access to music, video, photos, etc. on hard disk, all do not need to connect to the Internet, you just need a WIFI connection. iOS users had received this application in May, now is coming the Android version. Seagate 500GB wireless hard drive sell for $ 200.
Android is has clearly become a hot topic in today’s mobile world. Currently designing the new Android Android developers also face difficulties. In the early discussions, even have the topic like why the iPhone applications look like simple but it is better than Android’s. A last meeting Matias Duarte (Google’s design leader) had answered some question on the next version of Android (that is, Ice Cream Sandwich). He answered the question that how the Ice Cream Sandwich will help application developers make better projects, and across a variety of Android factors, in order to meet lots of platforms like Google TV, mobile phones and flat-panel and other products . Duarte have explained a lot and he said Android OS platform will continue to be a better platform to become more mature.
Here are some of Matias Duarte’s statement quoted , to see how he describes the next version of Android, the Ice Cream Sandwich:
Earlier this month, Samsung said publicly that Galaxy S II global cumulative sales have exceeded 3 million. Today, the latest news, the king of this Android popularity has exceeded 5 million sales mark.
Samsung said, Galaxy S II listed for sale from the current 5 million to sales in just 85 days time, if the current pace continues, Galaxy S II will refresh Galaxy S of seven months a ten million record sales .
July 29 news, Xiaomi mobile phone, which is owned brand phone of the official development company from MIUI, probably will be bounced. According to reliable sources revealed that the majority Xiaomi mobile phone components supplier is the same company with the iPhone’s, in order to make the iPhone 5 to be listed as scheduled, Xiaomi mobile phones is expected to delay the production. as we know, Xiaomi mobile phones and iPhone 5 use the same corresponding parts , Xiaomi mobile phone’s TPK capacitive touch components, AAC audio devices, Amphenol antenna, Qualcomm and other industry leading suppliers, which is the same as iPhone 5 components suppliers.
What a great news ! there will be three important improvement in the next CyanogenMod 7 RC13 for Milestone A853, The Crystal Talk (built-in functions) , the Gingerbread Android 2.3.5 memory fixes, the DSI fix v2.x . The update package is going to release later today or tomorrow, I am looking forward to this RC 13 update. Nadlabak said there will be more than one RC13 update roms, because the DSI-fix needs some more debug.
Message from IRC channel, the Motorola Crystal Talk will be a built-in feature in CM7 for Milestone A853 (RC13) and Defy MB525, all code work is done by Quarx2k, many thanks to him, now the code is under final improving, people who does not want this Crystal Talk function could disable it in the settings.
Today I got the real Aliyun(Ali-cloud) OS Mobile Phone: K-touch w700 by the first time, Aliyun(Ali-cloud) OS Mobile Phone was made by three Companies, Ali-cloud the Alibaba’s subsidiary, Tianyu the Chinese mobile phone manufacturer and Nvidia the chip manufacturer company, they work together to build the phone. Ali cloud who leading by the dominant position, Aliyun(Ali-cloud) OS phone is a Tianyu mobile phone that equipped with custom Aliyun operate system, the model is W700, Nvidia Tegra2 dual-core chips inside, the relations between three companies is also not difficult to see from the back logo of the exposure of the real phone.
Google just updated the Google Maps to the 5.8 version, this is the second update in this month. last update support offline maps, better search results and street views. v5.8 still a beta version, continue to improve the personal features like upload pictures and visited places management. some hidden features like less battery usage amount, and fonts enlarge in the map is not mentioned.
*personalize place pages by uploading pictures from your visit.
*manage your starred and recently visited places in the “My places” tab.
*see descriptive terms for Places in search results and Places pages.
*Add a new place to Places when checking in.
PS. people who can’t not update the Google maps, try full wipe the phone, remember to backup your data first.
btw: Google maps is ‘missing’ in the market again…to me.