Android 3.0 (Honeycomb)

Notification System, App Optimization Detailed at Google Android Honeycomb Event

Notification System, App Optimization Detailed at Google Android Honeycomb Event

The presentation begins with the basics of the Honeycomb UI - Back Button, Home Button, and Multitasking Button are on the lower left. In the lower right, notifications and the clock. The rest is dedicated to working, gaming, and widgeting. Widget systems are now backed by collections of data, and are much more versatile than ever before. While flipping back and forth between screens, it's revealed that two widgets with scrollable content can be flipped through at the same time, such is the power of multitouch in this new system. Next - the Notification System

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Android Honeycomb Event : Full Pre-Game Review

Android Honeycomb Event : Full Pre-Game Review

We are officially in the doors of Google's Android Honeycomb Event, and it's time for some review. This event will be primarily Android 3.0 Honeycomb related, so lets get started with some guides: Android 3.0 Honeycomb Full Preview Guide [DEVELOPER FEATURES] and then Android 3.0 Honeycomb Full Preview Guide [USER FEATURES]. After that, take a look at the places Honeycomb has already shown up in the wild - Honeycomb Port for NOOKcolor Updated, Honeycomb Music Player, and Honeycomb, Galaxy Tab & the 7-inch stumble.

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SlashGear Morning Wrap-Up: February 2 2011

SlashGear Morning Wrap-Up: February 2 2011

It's Honeycomb day! We're about to be LIVE at the Android 3.0 Honeycomb event at Google headquarters, and we're gonna give you all the coverage we've got, the moment we've got it. Stay tuned! While you're waiting, why not check out a column by Chris Davies entitled LG’s G-Tablet: 3D grail or gimmick? Next clap your hands together as Egypt gets its internet back! Check out a possible iPad 2 display, the new LG G-Slate, and the Galaxy S 4G. See where the Galaxy S 4G will end up, and help us out by telling us what you'd like to see at today's Google Event. It's a sweet, crunchy day here on SlashGear Morning Wrap-Up!

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The Daily Slash: February 1 2011

The Daily Slash: February 1 2011

Samsung Galaxy S2 gets early reveal - or is it just a Video Dummy? Android Honeycomb lead designer Matias Duarte assures us that that Android 3.0 is for much more than tablets. Google is offering speak2tweet to Egyptians to kep them online while their Middle East and North Africa executive goes missing in the heart of the country. Chris Davies jams out a column by the name of Honeycomb, Galaxy Tab & the 7-inch stumble. See why Google Latitude is about to Crush FourSquare! Help everyone out over on Android Community by telling them what you'd like to see at the Android 3.0 Honeycomb Event tomorrow, today! All this and MORE on The Daily Slash!

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Honeycomb will Make Android King of Enterprise, So Says Aaron Levie

Honeycomb will Make Android King of Enterprise, So Says Aaron Levie

Mister Aaron Levie is the chief executive of enterprise cloud storage company Box.net, and he's been so bold and so kind as to say that Google's Android will soon be the winner in the enterprise tablet race. Why not iPad? Why not the upcoming tablet from RIM, BlackBerry PlayBook? Because Android is an open system, Levie says Android's tablet operating system version 3.0 Honeycomb will bring with it an avalanche of enterprise applications for Android tablets. Levie notes that with this more open development ecosystem there comes more support for enterprise apps and a bigger IT community creating applications for Android.

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The Daily Slash: January 31 2011

The Daily Slash: January 31 2011

First let me tell you what you can have for free. Win a gigantic television, and there's not much you've gotta do to grab it - SlashGear’s Final Football Matchup Toshiba TV GIVEAWAY! Next, have a peek at our Full Macworld Roundup including all of the Best in Show winners. Have yourself a read of a column by Tim Bajarin entitled Technology meets the History of Jazz. See why today's the day Apple Fears Honeycomb. Get your bees knees out and read about Android 3.0 Honeycomb in our two full guides: [USER FEATURES] and [DEVELOPER FEATURES]. See Ben Bajarin's review of the Dell Streak 7 and his on-time analysis by the name of What Honeycomb Means for Tablets. See our FIRST EVER SG Comics comic - SG Comics Presents: Angry Turds.

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SlashGear Morning Wrap-Up: January 31 2011

SlashGear Morning Wrap-Up: January 31 2011

Start your day with a bit of green as Canalys statistics show Android became the world's leading smartphone platform Q4 of 2010. Next, fall into some drama as Netgear's CEO rants about how he thinks Apple is too closed and Steve Jobs is ego-led. Then seek the truth in an inside tip - iPad 2 uses 1.2GHz dual-core, 30-35% slimmer display - sound reasonable? Get yourself a Full Macworld Roundup including best in show winners. Read a column by Tim Bajarin entitled Technology meets the History of Jazz. Visualize ASRock in the Android game. Take another peek at the LG G-Slate. Cry over Notion Ink Adam touchscreen damage. Get your Android 3.0 Honeycomb on with two full guides: [USER FEATURES] and [DEVELOPER FEATURES], and ask Why Has Honeycomb Disappeared? Then get your ANGRY BIRD on in the next expansion: RIO! Finally, WIN A TELEVISION in SlashGear’s Final Football Matchup Toshiba TV GIVEAWAY! All this and MORE on SlashGear Morning Wrap-Up!

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The Daily Slash: January 28 2011

The Daily Slash: January 28 2011

Welcome to the future of the smartdevice - no, it's not Android 3.0 Honeycomb, we're getting to that later - it's Horizontal Symmetry. Grab a review or two from Chris Davies: the ZyXEL MWR211 Mobile Router and the AT&T MiFi 2372. A hacked NOOKcolor receives Android 3.0 Honeycomb on the same day we recieve official invites from Google to attend an Android Honeycomb Event - things are getting pretty sweet around Android Community. Take a peek at our LG Optimus 2X Full Walkthrough and Hands On. Discover the ease in downloading the hardware update released today for the Samsung Continuum on Verizon. See the first Motorola released Atrix 4G commercial - very lovely music and everything. All this and MORE on The Daily Slash!

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NookColor gets Android 3.0 Honeycomb

NookColor gets Android 3.0 Honeycomb

The Android 3.0 Honeycomb SDK was just released earlier this week and developers are already busy working on implementing the system on various devices. Developers may have just gotten the Android 3.0 Honeycomb to work on the NookColor, the increasingly popular Android based full color e-reader.

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Google Invites Publishers to Honeycomb Android Event

Google Invites Publishers to Honeycomb Android Event

Google has just sent out invites to an event with a bee sticker attached to the email. This event will take place of course on February 2nd, giving everyone an ample amount of time to prepare for it, and you can bet that we'll be amongst them. There'll be an in-depth look at Honeycomb, Android ecosystem news, and some hands-on demos! Get your eyeballs out, we'll be typing so furiously you'll know what they say before they said it!

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The Daily Slash: January 26 2011

The Daily Slash: January 26 2011

First get your spoons and cereal bowls out, because Google's released the SDK file for developers to take a look at Android 3.0 Honeycomb. Next get super pumped up at the thought of running Android apps on your brand new BlackBerry PlayBook. Get a weird feeling in your hearing at Plantronics Infamous Wall of Ears. Hammer away at your social brain with more unique details about the HTC Facebook phone. See as both Facebook and the infamous Farmville game get hacked via their fanpages. Some BlackBerry users are getting their handsets dipped in real gold while others are ready to toss them in the garbage as a Verizon BlackBerry outage leaves everyone stumped. Check out the latest in developers to cash in Android apps with Adknowledge and a 95% profit share. Have a close and personal look at a very odd device with our unboxing and hands-on of the Motorola Roadster. Finally, see a fantastic analysis of our modern slab reality in the article General Purpose vs Use-Case Specific Tablets by Ben Bajarin. All this and MORE on The Daily Slash!

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