Silicon Valley News

Friday, February 20, 2009

Editor's Choice: Google "Android No. 2" coming in April

Taiwan's HTC remains the only smartphone manufacturer using Google's Android platform. At the recent Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, the HTC Magic, or "Andriod No.2," was unveiled. Initially, the Magic will only be available in Europe. Vodaphone will replace T-Mobile as the exclusive supplier of the Android handset.

The popular video game Guitar Hero is coming to Android. Currently, the two most popular applications from Android Marketplace are the Weather Channel and MySpace Mobile.