TechCrunch reported about seeing some Tweets from Google employees with HTC-built unlocked Google Phones, does look exactly like the HTC Passion, and is said to be called “Google Nexus One,” running Android 2.1. And the devices look to be coming out in January. Now Google has confirmed that its indeed “dogfood” testing a new Android device with employees around the world “Well this holiday season, we’re taking dogfooding to a new level. We recently came up with concept of a mobile lab, which’s a device that combines innovative hardware from a partner with software that runs on Android to experiment with new mobile features and capabilities, and we shared this device with Google employees across the globe. This means they get to test out a new technology and help improve it.” “Google Phone = iPhone + a little extra screen and a scroll wheel. Great touch screen, and Android.”
In a related news, Google Mobile posted a ‘Holiday Help‘ section in Mobile Help Center to share tips and tricks for using Google’s mobile products during the holidays. Take a peek if you want to learn some new tips and tricks to help you get through the season.