Android 3.0 Honeycomb doesn’t have a minimum Processor requirement

Another rumor bites the dust…Android 3.0 aka Honeycomb may be aimed at Tablets first but it definitely doesn’t have any minimum processor requirements according to Google. So there’s a change that the Galaxy Tab will probably be able to get an upgrade once the OS finally hits the streets in a couple of weeks / months. The Dual-Core Cortex A9 minimum specs rumor definitely sounded ridiculous given that Qualcomm isn’t going to ship it’s first A9 SoC before 2012.

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Copy Paste and Application Performance improvements coming in Windows Phone 7 update

Those who believed in all the January Windows Phone 7 update rumors or even the WP7 Verizon devices announcement are probably going to be disappointed. Like I said many times regarding this subject (see related post links below): don’t believe everything your read. The plans has always been to announce and push the first updates “around” February’s MWC. As a matter of fact here’s the only thing that Steve Ballmer said about this during his CES Keynote:

Microsoft will release a series of Windows Phone 7 updates over the next few months, including adding the copy-and-paste feature and improving the phone’s performance when loading or switching between applications. Microsoft also is working to make Windows Phone 7 available from Sprint and Verizon in the first half of 2011, and more languages will become available later this year.

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Flickr for Windows Phone 7 and Windows 7 announced


Flickr has just announced the Flickr for Windows Phone 7 and Windows 7 applications today. Both apps are fully touch enabled and give you the ability to browse, navigate and manage your Flickr photos collections on your Windows Phone 7 and Windows 7 slate device:

Introducing Flickr for Windows 7 and Windows Phone 7:
•Browse your Flickr photos in stunning high resolution display and touch navigation controls
•Share photos with friends and family via email, Twitter, Facebook and more
•Upload your latest images on the go with the in-app uploader
•Seamlessly transition from your Windows Phone 7 to Windows 7 tablet and back again, without ever losing your place

Check out the video after the break:

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Motorola Xoom hardware specifications

Motoroa is about to officially unveil the Motorola Xoom tablet power byt nVidia’s Tegra 2 Soc and running Honeycomb. We have already seen Android 3.0 Honeycomb’s UI in action a few minutes ago and the Xoom handled by Any Rubin last monthbut what people want to know now is when is this thing going to be available. The Tegra 2 powered Motorola Atrix 4G and the yet unknown Motorola Droid Bionic also going to be outed tonight. Stay tuned for more…

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Android 3.0 Honeycomb unveiled in video but only for Tablets

So the rumor partially true true and Android 3.0 aka Honeycomb is apparently only built for tablets but there’s still no infoon the minimum hardware specifications required to run it. A new video showing the brand new UI has just surfaced on YouTube and as you will see after the break it looks mighty good.

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