Hello!view story

http://androidforums.com – Joined the forum to learn more about Android and smartphones as I'm about to buy my first one some time soon :) Been a Nokia user till now and I've had it with their laggy interfaces and unintuitive UIs! (General)

Need a BB-style Android phone with good battery lifeview story

http://androidforums.com – Folks -- I am a happy Android user and have an HTC Desire Z. A family member has a basic Nokia texting phone (Nokia C3) and I would like to get her an Android phone so that she can have her Google e-mail and calendar on-the-go. I will buy the phone second-hand / unlocked. (General)

Android guyview story

http://androidforums.com – I have a new webstore Kristadee: Home: Zazzle.com Store* and I want to know if the android guy is copy righted or if I could use him on my T-Shirts and cell phone covers I make. (General)

Vodafone Offers The HTC One X And One S Smartphones For Free On-Contract… Until May 13thview story

http://www.talkandroid.com – If you live in the UK and are itching for one of HTC’s new beasts, you may want to venture over to your nearest Vodafone store today. The UK mobile carrier has reduced the on-contract prices for both the HTC One X and One S smartphones. The One X smartphone will be available for free on 2-year contracts of £36 or more which gets you a cool 600 minutes, unlimited texts and 1GB of data. (IT news)

Samsung Galaxy S II gets Android 4.0 updateview story

http://www.themobileindian.com – Samsung has started the roll out of Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich update for its Galaxy S II smartphone that comes with Texas Instruments based chipset. (IT news)

Sony Xperia Play from Verizon Wireless receives new Software Updateview story

http://www.talkandroid.com –   A software update is now available for the Sony Ericsson Xperia Play. This latest version (4.0.2.E.0.57) brings many enhancements. Your device will be upgrading to Gingerbread 2.3.4, receiving some camera improvements, resolving a charging issue and more. (IT news)

General Planned upgrade to v4.0?view story

http://androidforums.com – Sony Ericsson Xperia mini pro - Full phone specifications On this site it says "Android OS, v2.3 (Gingerbread), planned upgrade to v4.0" What does this mean? Can the phone sometimes be updated to Android 4? If yes, for when is this planned and why not already now? (General)

Glare-Free, Self-Cleaning, Water-Repellent Glass Of The Future From The Minds At MITview story

http://www.talkandroid.com – How would you like your future smartphone screen to be completely glare-free, water-repellent, and self-cleaning? Researchers at MIT published a paper describing how they selectively removed parts of the glass to create microscopic cones, which apparently gives the glass the ability to resist fogging and glare. (IT news)

Motorola Feedback Network Confirms Soak Test For Upcoming Update Is On The Way For The DROID Bionicview story

http://www.talkandroid.com –   Motorola recently sent out a “confidential email” to DROID Bionic owners part of the Motorola Feedback Network, so you know what that means— an update is on the way folks. What this update is exactly, no one knows. (IT news)

How much can Android be customized?view story

http://androidforums.com – I'm about to buy Sony Ericsson's Xperia Mini Pro, but am not a big fan of the manufacturer's Android UI. The icons and other little elements make the interface look rather ugly to me. Can these be modified or changed? Are other things that manufacturers have changed about Android in their phones usually somehow locked so tightly that they can't be changed? (General)