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Motorola Announces Moto X Launch in UK, France, and Germany on February 1

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Certain European consumers interested in the Moto X smartphone from Motorola will soon have their chance to purchase the excellent handset.  Expected to launch on February 1st, Motorola will sell its iconic…

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Motorola RAZR HD announced for Germany, launches in October

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A few days ago, Motorola announced that its latest RAZR HD smartphone will launch in Germany sometime in October.  For German citizens, this is significant because another great Android smartphone is headed…

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Amazon debuts Appstore in European countries

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A couple of months ago, we heard that Amazon was planning on unveiling its Appstore to countries outside of the United States.  Today, the online retail giant made good on its promise as the Appstore is currentl…

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Samsung Galaxy S II v2 pops up on the Internet with TI OMAP dual-core processor

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The Samsung Galaxy S II smartphone is probably the most popular Android-based handheld of 2011 (if not in history), which is why for the past few months there was speculation of a refresh or a slightly upgraded v…

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Europe’s top markets see Android usage nearly triple in one year

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In July 2010, Android phones accounted for only 6 percent of smartphones in the five leading European markets (EU5). By July 2011, Android had risen to 22.3 percent of the phones used in France, Germany, Italy,…

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Samsung can sell Galaxy Tab 10.1′s in Europe, it just can’t import them

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By now, you’ve surely heard about a recent injunction that supposedly blocks the sale of the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 in Germany, and pretty much everywhere else in Europe other than the Netherlands. A Ge…

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Motorola Droid to launch in Germany as the Milestone

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Motorola Droid to launch in Germany as the Milestone

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It has been confirmed by way of the German language Motorola website, O2 and Vodafone will also be releasing the Motorola Droid. Of course, over in Germany the Droid will be called the Motorola Milestone, which…

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Samsung Galaxy pricing revealed with O2 Germany?

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Samsung Galaxy pricing revealed with O2 Germany?

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Coming courtesy of a recently discovered PDF document, it looks like we now have some pricing information for the Samsung Galaxy with O2 Germany. Based on the document, it looks like the Galaxy is going to set us…

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Samsung’s first Android phone confirmed, pictured

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Samsung’s first Android phone confirmed, pictured

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O2 Germany has confirmed that Samsung’s first Android phone is the I7500. Feast your eyes on this baby, which closely resembles the the Samsung S8000, the phone originally expected to bring Samsung int…

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Paid apps coming to more European countries shortly

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Paid apps coming to more European countries shortly

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Google promised that paid apps would enter the Android Market in several European countries, and they have reminded developers that this will be implemented very soon. Priced apps became available in German…

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Paid apps live in Germany/Austria?

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Paid apps live in Germany/Austria?

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Earlier this morning, I saw someone mention on Twitter that paid apps for Android are now available in Germany. Naturally, I checked my calendar and assumed it was simply some April Fool’s trickery. I&#…

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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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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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