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Samsung Galaxy W launching on O2 UK this month

Samsung Galaxy W

O2 UK’s “coming soon” page has been updated to feature Samsung’s upcoming mid-range Android offering, the Galaxy W. The Galaxy W arrives as part of Sammy’s new smartphone namimg strategy, which sees devices tagged with a different letter to demote where they fit in the manufacturer’s line-up. Targeted at mainstream smartphone buyers, the Galaxy W is powered by a 1.4 GHz single-core CPU, and ships with Android 2.3 Gingerbread and Samsung’s  [Read More…]

Europe getting another Honeycomb tablet, this time from Germany

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The IFA show in Berlin has brought a wealth of devices this week, and Germanys own PC maker Medion decided they’d like to get in on the act by launching their own Android tablet. They’ve been quiet secretive about the device with photos apparently banned at their booth at the show.

The specs we do know of the Lifetab P9514 are starting to sound pretty familiar. 1GHZ Tegra 2, 1280×800  [Read More…]

Official: AT&T HTC Jetstream to land September 4th, priced out of this world

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Well there you have it, ladies and gentlemen. AT&T announced this morning that the HTC Jetstream will be the first 4G LTE tablet on their network. The Android 3.1 Honeycomb tablet will be available in stores and online starting September 4th. We certainly were not expecting the launch date to be so soon, but what’s even more surprising is the sticker price on the HTC Jetstream. AT&T will be selling the  [Read More…]

Toshiba to Unveil “Excite” Tablet at IFA This Week (Rumor)

Toshiba is expected to unveil a new Android-powered tablet this week at IFA, according to a number of recent reports. NoteBookItalia uncovered (translate) a pair of images of the Honeycomb tablet although they were not able to pull any specifications. Looking at the pictures we can surmise a much sexier brushed metal design and a number of ports that include microSD, microUSB, and microHDMI output.

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Motorola DEFY+ slated for UK release this September

Motorola’s recently announced DEFY+ will be making its way to British shores sometime next month, according to a press release by Moto’s UK division. The DEFY+ is a beefed up version of the original DEFY — you get a 1GHz CPU (up from 800MHz), Android 2.3 Gingerbread and a higher resolution screen inside a similarly rugged, waterproof chassis.

No word on which UK networks will be getting the DEFY+ just yet. However Orange and T-Mobile (aka Everything Everywhere) are a good  [Read More…]

Is this the next version of HTC Sense? [VIDEO]

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HTC was the first manufacturer to heavily customize (or “skin”) Android, and the Taiwanese manufacturer recently made major changes to the user interface in recent phones like the EVO 3D and Sensation. Another round of UI tweaks is on the way according to a video posted online.

XDA.cn recently leaked a few screenshots of a new Sense  [Read More…]

Samsung reveals Galaxy S II LTE before it announces the regular US versions this week

Samsung Galaxy S II LTE

This weekend Hurricane Irene blew the Galaxy S II unveiling in New York back to Tuesday. Many Android fans are excited about the phone coming to AT&T, Sprint, and T-Mobile, but Verizon fans should have the most to look forward to with an upgraded Galaxy S II LTE that Samsung plans to announce at IFA next week in Berlin.

Samsung just sent out a Korean press release to  [Read More…]

This White iPad 2 KIRF Costs $93, Features MicroSD Card, Runs On Android 2.2

China is infamous for exporting many a fake electronic product. As Apple’s iDevices invariably generate the lion’s share of the media’s attention, so do the knock-offs which constantly spring up. You can generally find fake iPhones and iPods at a fraction of the price from the likes of eBay, most of which are poor replicas of the real deal. However every once in a while, a decent one pops up which raises a few eyebrows in the tech community.

The bootleggers have  [Read More…]

Skype – Facebook collaboration , Take this Google+

The Skype – Facebook collaboration was announced yesterday by Mark zuckerberg who demonstrated an awesome Skype team product, That confirmes what Mark Zuckerberg always beleived in that Facebook will keep on growing.

This is considerd to be a big hit to Google+ Hangout which was begining to prove useful. When Mark Zuckerberg announced the teaming up of  Facebook and Skype;Google was shooked , Zuckerberg demonstrated the new Skype video integration feature that will allow video chating  [Read More…]

This Android Knows His Dance Moves [Video]

Xperia Arc is a great phone that comes with Android 2.3 (Gingerbread). But since Sony Ericsson probably isn’t one of the major players in the smartphone market, their marketing team came up with this weird, yet funny idea of promoting the phone with, well.. a dancing Android!

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