Enterprise Mobility: Android 1.5 Gives G1 with Google a Feature Boost

By Andrew Garcia  |  Posted 2009-06-04 Print this article Print
Android 1.5 Gives G1 with Google a Feature Boost

Android 1.5 Gives G1 with Google a Feature Boost

The Android 1.5 firmware upgrade for the T-Mobile G1 with Google (dubbed Cupcake) is now available to T-Mobile customers for over-the-air upgrade. The new version packs in a few new features--such as stereo Bluetooth and voice search--and provides some nice polish devicewide. However, Android 1.5 leaves a few first-generation problems unaddressed. By Andrew Garcia
Andrew cut his teeth as a systems administrator at the University of California, learning the ins and outs of server migration, Windows desktop management, Unix and Novell administration. After a tour of duty as a team leader for PC Magazine's Labs, Andrew turned to system integration - providing network, server, and desktop consulting services for small businesses throughout the Bay Area. With eWEEK Labs since 2003, Andrew concentrates on wireless networking technologies while moonlighting with Microsoft Windows, mobile devices and management, and unified communications. He produces product reviews, technology analysis and opinion pieces for eWEEK.com, eWEEK magazine, and the Labs' Release Notes blog. Follow Andrew on Twitter at andrewrgarcia, or reach him by email at agarcia@eweek.com.

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