Fennec pre-alpha released for Android as Flash waits in wingsview story

http://www.linuxfordevices.com – Mozilla has released a pre-alpha version of its Mobile Firefox (code-named & Fennec& ) web browser for Android 2.1. Meanwhile, Google's VP of engineering Andy Rubin told The New York Times that Adobe Flash will be available on Android 2.2 (& Froyo& ) later this year, and that Android will inevitably surpass the BlackBerry and the iPhone.... (Embedded)

Microsoft Rattles Android's Cage With HTC Patent Dealview story

http://www.linuxinsider.com – Microsoft on Tuesday announced that it has signed a patent agreement with HTC covering the phone maker's Android-based devices, and it's talking with other phone vendors as well about its "concerns" regarding Google's mobile operating platform. (General)

Android 2.2 Goes All the Way With Flashview story

http://www.linuxinsider.com – Android 2.2, code-named "Froyo," will fully support Adobe's Flash platform, Andy Rubin, Google's vice president of engineering, told The New York Times' Bits blog Tuesday. (General)

Find More Than 7 Million Patents at “Google Patents”view story

http://www.chaaps.com – (General)

Fennec for Android arrives, a pre-alpha releaseview story

http://linuxers.org – So, finally Fennec developers are ready to bring a pre-alpha release on Android. One of the developers, Vladimir, announced in a blog post that they are proud to bring a Fennec build usable by general Android users. (General)

Google nixes Verizon Nexus One launchview story

http://www.linuxfordevices.com – Google announced yesterday that it would not offer its Nexus One smartphone on Verizon's network, referring consumers instead to the HTC Incredible, reports eWEEK. In other Android news, Motorola is offering Skyhook's location technology on its Android phones instead of Android's native tools, potentially representing a major loss of valuable location-based information for Google.... (Embedded)

Your next TV: will it run Android or Windows..?view story

http://apcmag.com – Microsoft releases its stripped-down Windows 7 Embedded edition to run TV sets and set-top boxes, while Samsung talks up ‘Google TVs’ powered by Android. Get ready for the TV OS... (IT news)

X.Org Project Has Five New Summer Projectsview story

http://linuxo.com – Phoronix: "Back in March we talked about the possible X.Org projects this year during Google's Summer of Code, for which X.Org is a veteran participant (in the past items like the ATI R300 Gallium3D driver and generic GPU video decoding have been tackled), but the list of accepted projects for this summer have now been announced." (General)

Google Android, Adobe Team on Flash Supportview story

http://www.linux.com – Adobe makes it clear that it's looking for a major mobile partner on Flash -- and Apple's made it clear that it's not interested. (Software)

Google Summer of Code 2010 Projects Determinedview story

http://www.linux-magazine.com – Google announces this year's Summer of Code winners. (Distributions)