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T-Mobile offers up G1 user stats

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T-Mobile offers up G1 user stats

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T-Mobile has recently release some user stats for the Android based G1 and they are showing that “roughly half” of the customers that have purchase a G1 have moved up from a “basic handset.&…

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Is China Unicom preparing to launch the G1?

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Is China Unicom preparing to launch the G1?

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We have already seen reports of the Magic or G2 heading to China Mobile, however this is the first that we have heard of the G1 heading to China Unicom. The specs for the G1 have recently been added to the China Unico…

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Android now taking credit for 5-percent of US mobile web traffic

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Android now taking credit for 5-percent of US mobile web traffic

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According to a recent report from AdMob, Android is now responsible for 5.2 percent of the US smartphone web traffic. All-in-all, I would say this is a pretty respectable number considering the short time span…

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HTC Dream for sale in Italy

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HTC Dream for sale in Italy

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Google Android is now available in Italy courtesy of TIM selling the HTC Dream. For the low price of free with contract, or €429 for prepaid customers, Italians can own the first phone sporting Google’s mobile o…

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German court suspends patent lawsuit against HTC

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German court suspends patent lawsuit against HTC

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HTC has scored a temporary victory in the patent infringement lawsuit it faced from IPCom. A German appellate court suspended the decision that found HTC violated IPCom’s UMTS patents in the company&#…

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Root app shortens root process

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Root app shortens root process

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Gaining root access to an Android phone has become the slightest bit easier now that a root install app has recently been released online. Members of AllShadow.com and the XDA Developer’s Forum have col…

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Easily tether and share your G1′s internet connectivity with PdaNet

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Easily tether and share your G1′s internet connectivity with PdaNet

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A newly released app for the G1 will allow you to quickly and easily share your phones Internet connection with your laptop. The app, PdaNet is currently available however it is still in beta (version 1.12).  As…

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G1 pronounced T-Mobile’s biggest money maker

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G1 pronounced T-Mobile’s biggest money maker

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According to a recent comScore report, it seems that the G1 has become the biggest money maker for T-Mobile. Now, maybe for some that may not come as a surprise, but the reason behind the biggest money maker title…

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Costco now offering the T-Mobile G1 for $79.99

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Costco now offering the T-Mobile G1 for $79.99

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It seems that Amazon is not the only retailer currently offering a nice deal on the T-Mobile G1. The latest is coming from Costco, who have added an extra little bonus in addition to that low price. To begin with, C…

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Mugen Power extended battery for the G1 gets reviewed

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Mugen Power extended battery for the G1 gets reviewed

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I cannot even begin to make a guess at the number of times that I have heard complaints dealing with the battery life on the G1. I guess the only reason I have not really had an issue personally is because I am able to w…

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Rumor: Cupcake coming in April

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Rumor: Cupcake coming in April

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Tell me if you’ve heard this one before: a T-Mobile rep claims that Cupcake is coming soon, blogs report on the story, and then it turns out that things weren’t as cheery as they seemed. Well, Androi…

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Amazon currently offering the T-Mobile G1 for $97.99 [Updated]

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Amazon currently offering the T-Mobile G1 for $97.99 [Updated]

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A new deal over on Amazon has the T-Mobile G1 selling for just $97.99, which means you will see a nice $82 savings off the regular price of $179.99. Certainly a great deal for anyone looking to score a low-cost G1. O…

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G1 accounting for 20-percent of T-Mobile contract sales in the UK

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G1 accounting for 20-percent of T-Mobile contract sales in the UK

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I am a firm believer that people are more likely to offer a complaint than offer praise, however judging from all of the comments on our UK RC9 update post, this is a situation that may need some attention, especia…

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HTC Android phones threatened by German patent dispute

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HTC Android phones threatened by German patent dispute

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Bad news for German Android fans: a German court has found that HTC violated patents owned by IPCom GmBH in its Windows Mobile and Google Android phones. The court finding is likely to lead to further action that…

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Is T-Mobile looking towards more of a future with Android?

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Is T-Mobile looking towards more of a future with Android?

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I would say that there are plenty of Windows Mobile users who are feeling a little frustrated about now. After all, Windows Mobile 6.5 is still a little ways out, it is not expected until the Summer of 2009, and Win…

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