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First G1 tethering method found

By Eric • Nov 5th, 2008 • Category: applications, t-mobile g1

A post over at Tmonews Forums outlines a method for sharing the G1’s internet connection over USB. The method isn’t exactly plug-and-play, but is a step in the right direction. 
Here are the instructions:

Install the app on your android phone, by clicking here (from your phone browser of course)
You might have to change your settings to permit apps [...]

Meebo coming to Android November 7th

By Eric • Nov 4th, 2008 • Category: applications

According to a Meebo developer blog, Meebo is planning to release an Android version of their IM client on November 7th. This is a Java implementation of the Meebo platform, rather than the web-based JavaScript client currently available. Basically, a frontend for talking to Meebo’s servers, who then talk to the IM networks. This provides [...]