Video of Spotify running on the Nokia N900

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As you probably know there is currently no way of running Spotify on Linux, but it’s looks like some motivated dev decided to overcome this problem and created a QT app which access the open source Spotify client library called “despotify” and ran it on the Nokia N900 (which runs the Maemo 5 lunix-based OS.

For more info check out the dev page here

Source: QTLabs via DailyMobile & HDBlog.it

New Sony Ericsson Xperia X3 pictures


Here’s some new pictures of Sony Ericsson’ first Android device the Xperia X3 (which supposedly features a SnaDragon chipset). The device isn’t expected to arrive before Q1 2010. Current rumors are that SE is going to ditch Windows Mobile in favor of Android.

Source: MobileCrunch

HTC Desire confirmed on Verizon, to be named Droid Eris

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Engadget got a nice tip regarding Verizon’s upcoming Android devices. According to the tipster the Droid name isn’t exclusive to the Motorla Droid and will be used on all Verizon Android based phones. For example the HTC Desire which we have seen here is going to be the Droid Eris. This phone is rumored to be announced on November 6th. Looks like this is the year of Android in terms of releases, thanks to the major screw up in the developement of Windows Mobile 7.

Source: Engadget