Google named the upcoming release of Android mobile operating system “KitKat” the Four Chocolate fingers, It’s a convenient name since the next release version will be Android 4.4. So, Have a break, have a KitKat!! Check the official wallpaper form the Android operating system website down below. Continue reading
Sprint announced the release of HTC EVO 4G this summer 2010, a lot of new features with this device will make it the best device so far. say hello for the first WiMAX device with android operating system with sprint contract. I believe it won’t take long time to be unlocked or released by another carrier.
so HTC EVO 4G with 4.3 inches TFT capacitive touch screen 480 x 800 pixels, 1 GHz snapdragon processor but with different model installed on HTC HD2 I believe it just improvement to processor structure to be able to do other features specially this device comes with 4G technology or WiMAX.
8 Mega pixel camera able to 720p video and 1.3 mega pixel camera in front for video calling and application required in front webcam. Built in 1 GB of memory and 512 MB of RAM and customizable microSD card slot but not sure if it will be upgradeable to 32 GB like HTC HD2 or maybe more.
Also you will be able to watch high definition movies with HDMI output. 1500 mAh Bigger battery life than HTC HD2 .
Android operating system installed version 2.1 with new sense UI version installed.
Sprint didn’t announce any details about pricing or when exactly it will be released this summer. rumor said it will be released this month April 2010 with 3G working only.
Thanks engadget for HTC evo 4G Hands on, and comparison HTC evo 4G vs Iphone 3gs vs nexus one
Also check engadget hands-on for HTC EVO 4G
Android operating system become really popular, a lot of new applications released everyday, android market place contain many free applications, and other paid applications.
Many applications will list it here will help you a lot with multimedia files, system files, internet, Browser, phone book, PDF reader, Ringtones, Twitter app, IM messenger,……..
10 free android applications
so here we go,
1. Documents To Go
really good applications to open document files, excel files, PDF, and a lot of other formats (doc, docx, xls, xlsx, ppt, pptx & pdf)
also you easily edit files formated for microsoft office 2007
really easy to access this application don’t take a lot of time, also really easy to use for regular day use.
2. mVideoPlayer v1.6.2
This is really good application for playing multimedia files and the good thing multimedia files support mp4, m4v and 3gp
The good part about this application it’s support subtitles .srt extension.
other features with version 1.6.2
- Full screen
- Auto rotate
- IMDb info scraper to view movie information from Imdb.com
-On screen information: Time, Battery Status, Elapsed Time
3. ASTRO File Manager 2.3.1
simple applications to access your files with really good interface, can read zip, tgz files.also backup, restore files, searching inside for specific file or folder
4. Steel version 0.1.9
Simple web browser application, light and quick access, work really good if you are on the run and you want a quick access for website
5. Phonebook 2.0
Inspired by instant messaging, social networks and life streaming applications, Voxmobili combined them into an all-in-one, easy to use application, Phonebook 2.0. It secures contacts, notifies end-users when they are online, displays birthday reminders and helps centralize all communications.
Phonebook 2.0 is a white label product for mobile operators. They can customize it, brand it as they wish and create a mobile social network from their subscriber base. This application is ideally suited to teenagers who always want to be in touch with their friends and businesses to help their employees keep valuable contacts secure and up-to-date.
6. Ringdroid 2.2
Awesome applications for modifying media files for making quick ringtones.
Supported file formats:
- AAC/MP4 (including unprotected iTunes music)
- 3GPP/AMR (this is the format used when you record sounds directly on the handset)
7. Opera mini 5
Popular applications for internet web browser, really quick access for websites, working in full screen browsing.
great access for bookmark, zooming features, manage download for files through opera mini
Awesome Twitter client, easy to access your last twittes, your followers twittes, posting photos to twittes, access lists maded by you or or other friends.
video posting inside twittes, this applications comes with two version free version and other one paid with extra features
one of the most popular IM messenger applications , really good interface, and awesome way to chat with your friends all the time.
Log into all your IM accounts and send messages for free! With Meebo for Android, you’ll never miss a message. Available now from the Android Market for all Android devices.
10. Quick Settings v1.8.5
Really handy applications to get a quick access to many settings and easily to change this options such as Brightness, Ringer type, Volume control, WiFi, Network data (on/off & 2G/3G setting shortcut), Bluetooth, GPS (shortcut), Screen Timeout, Airplane mode, Auto-sync, Auto rotation, and Lock pattern
will post more soon
That’s it for now.