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Unofficial Google Android 3.0 port for the Toshiba Folio 100

Toshiba is preparing to launch a new Android tablet with an NVIDIA Tegra 2 processor and Google Android 3.x operating system. But the company actually launched a Tegra-powered Android 2.2 tablet last year. The Toshiba Folio 100 never made it to the states, but a small number were shipped in Europe. Unfortunately if you’re one […]

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Google Android 3.1 comes to the Dell Streak 7 (unofficially)

The Dell Streak 7 features a dual core NVIDIA Tegra 2 processor, just like pretty much every tablet shipping with Google Android 3.x Honeycomb. But the Streak 7 comes with Android 2.2 which is looking a bit dated. Last month we saw that a hacker had figured out how to install custom ROMs with Android […]

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ViewSonic preparing to launch a Honeycomb tablet?

ViewSonic may be preparing to introduce a new tablet running Google Android 3.x Honeycomb at the Computex trade show which begins May 31st. Pocket Lint has a source that says the new tablet will be a 7 inch model called the ViewSonic ViewPad 7x which will run the tablet-friendly version of Google’s Android operating system. The new […]

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Android 3.0 Honeycomb port for Notion Ink Adam and Advent Vega gets hardware acceleration

Earlier, Google announced that Android 3.0 Honeycomb won’t be open sourced – meaning AOSP fans will have to wait until Android 3.1 is released to get their hands on the updated code. That’s not going to stop modders from getting Honeycomb running on unsupported devices, of course. Last week, the Notion Ink Adam got its […]

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Intel confirms that Android 3.0 is coming to x86 tablets

Intel CEO Paul Otellini has confirmed that the company is working to bring Google Android 3.0 Honeycomb to devices with x86 chips. Honeycomb is Google’s first crack at an operating system designed for tablets, and Intel clearly doesn’t want to cede the growing tablet space to competitors with ARM-based chips. Google hasn’t yet released the […]

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Google Android 3.0 Honeycomb ported to the Dell Streak 5 inch tablet

Dell’s upcoming 7 inch Streak tablet is expected to ship with Google Android 2.2. But that hasn’t stopped independent developer Stephen Hyde from porting Android 3.0 Honeycomb to run on the year-old Dell Streak 5 inch tablet. The 5 inch Streak is really more of an oversized phone than a tablet. It has the same […]

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Highlights from Google’s Feb 2nd Android event

Google held an event today to talk about Google Android 3.0 Honeycomb and the Android Market. There weren’t a ton of surprises, but we did get a better look at the Honeycomb interface designed for tablets, and Google did announced some Market changes that are going to make life a bit easier for Android developers […]

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Google Android 3.0 Honeycomb for the NOOKcolor now available for download

Over the past few days xda-developers forum member deeper-blue has made quite a bit of progress getting a pre-release version of Google Android 3.0 Honeycomb to work on the Barnes & Noble NOOKcolor. While the project is still a work in progress, today he released the tools needed to install the OS, which means anyone […]

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Google Android Honeycomb ported to the NOOKcolor: Doesn’t really work yet

The good news is that the first version of Google Android 3.0 Honeycomb has been ported to an existing Android tablet. Xda-developers forum member deeper-blue combined data from the preview SDK Google released this week with a kernel for the NOOKcolor eBook reader to get the software up and running on the tablet. The bad […]