All About Android 30

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All About Android
Episode 30

All About Android 30: FAIL Happens


Ice Cream Sandwich

Redesigned user interface, bolstered multitasking / notifications, full-on NFC support and a new People app, which enables users to browse friends, family and coworkers' photos whilst peeking their status updates from Google+.
Face Unlock
Android Beam
1.2 GHz dual-core TI OMAP 4460 processor
4.65-inch Super AMOLED HD 720p display.
5-megapixel camera (1080p HD video) with LED flash
16 or 32GB of internal storage
1,750 mAh battery
11.5mm at thickest part
HSPA+ /LTE version will "be available depending on region."
Bluetooth 3.0
NFC module, accelerometer, compass, gyro, proximity sensor and even a barometer
  • Motorola Droid Razr FEATURES
Gorilla Glass 4.3-inch qHD Super AMOLED display -- a first for any mobile handset
Dual-core 1.2GHz TI OMAP4430 processor.
7.1mm thick
8 megapixel rear camera capable of 1080p HD video,
16GB internal storage
16GB microSD card
1,800mAh battery (12.5hrs talk time)
HDMI port
Lapdock 100 and 500 Pro compatible
Kevlar fiber backing
SmartActions battery management (like Tasker)
MotoCast cloud feature allowing video/pics/docs/music streamed from laptop to handheld.
Pre-orders Oct 27th
Release "sometime in November"
  • CONS:
Non-removable battery
Locked bootloader, Moto blames Verizon. Euro version might be unlocked.
600MHz processor running Android
35 grams
Track heart rate, log running, walking and cycling stats
GPS to track your exercise routes.
Up to 4,000 songs
FM radio
Audio "coaching," which updates on pace and distance
Bluetooth headsets: SF700 ($149) and SF500 ($99) sold separately
8GB $249/16GB $299



How can I transfer my purchase history from my old Gmail account to my new account so I can associate the new account with my android? I have had my original Gmail account forever basically and would like to change it for one that has a more meaningful name instead of one that I thought was "cool" before. ha Don't want to lose my purchased Apps tho. Any help?

I am running a rooted Verizon Thunderbolt.

Thanks, keep up the great work!

Brad Dixon

  • No real solution (yet)... Best thing to do is contact the devs directly and explain the situation. Many will hook you up.

With the whole Siri thing with the iPhone 4S, I am curious about Voice Actions by Pannous, and how it compares to Vlingo and Google Voice Search.


Sam from Canada


Coming from Sprint customers only for now. The multimedia attachments will display on their mobile forwarding phone and in their email inbox when they enable text to email forwarding in their Google Voice settings. We are also planning on making them display in the Google Voice inbox.

Android Arena!

Outro Video


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