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Sprint’s skipping Android 2.0 and giving the HTC Hero and Samsung Moment 2.1

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Sprint’s skipping Android 2.0 and giving the HTC Hero and Samsung Moment 2.1

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It seems that Sprint is doing a little change up from the earlier message about the HTC Hero and Samsung Moment getting 2.0 in the first half of 2010. But they are backtracking in a nice way, and instead of going to 2…

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Editing the User Dictionary on the HTC Hero and Eris

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Editing the User Dictionary on the HTC Hero and Eris

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The user dictionary is a great feature found on many smartphones, and proves to be very helpful when typing, but at times that dictionary can become pretty bad when you start adding some incorrect entries. Unfo…

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HTC Hero successor to be announced during Mobile World Congress 2010

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HTC Hero successor to be announced during Mobile World Congress 2010

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I will first state that finding out any successful, or even remotely successful phone will be getting a follow device is not all that much reason to celebrate. However in the case of the HTC Hero it is worth mentio…

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HTC Hero look-a-like makes an FCC appearance

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HTC Hero look-a-like makes an FCC appearance

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Its always fun to see what is crossing the desk of the FCC, mainly because it leads to guessing and speculation. And the latest device is sure to bring plenty of both. Anyway, at first glance it would appear as of th…

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Google Voice to Android ring delays

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Google Voice to Android ring delays

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Let me first say that I love Google Voice and I love Android. Now with that said, this video is going to demonstrate that despite the nice integration that users have with the Google Voice app on Android — re…

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Official change log for the Sprint HTC Hero software update

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Official change log for the Sprint HTC Hero software update

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As many of us Sprint HTC Hero users have learned, there was a recent software update. And while many of us applied that update and began digging around, the official change log was nowhere to be found — unti…

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Sprint is rolling out the first over-the-air HTC Hero update

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Sprint is rolling out the first over-the-air HTC Hero update

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The rumors are true, Sprint is indeed rolling out an OTA update for the HTC Hero, which I can say because my HTC Hero is being updated as I type up this post. I am not sure of the roll out process or how long this will tak…

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HTC releases HTC Sync version 2.0.8; can now sync contact pictures, also added “media enhancements”

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HTC releases HTC Sync version 2.0.8; can now sync contact pictures, also added “media enhancements”

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Although I use the HTC Hero, I do not regularly use Windows, nor do I sync my Hero with my computer. But just in case you fall into the ‘I use an Android-based HTC phone and want to sync my device with Windows ca…

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Sprint unveils new commercial featuring the HTC Hero

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Sprint unveils new commercial featuring the HTC Hero

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It is kind of nice to see Android, or at least Android phones getting the spotlight in television commercials. The latest carrier to feature and Android phone is Sprint with the HTC Hero. And unlike the slightly…

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Confirmed: Best Buy lowers HTC Hero, Samsung Moment down to $99.99

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Confirmed: Best Buy lowers HTC Hero, Samsung Moment down to $99.99

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As was previously rumored, Best Buy has lowered the pricing on the Sprint branded HTC Hero and the Samsung Moment. This offer is immediately available and was noted as being a special offer for the holidays. In o…

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Rumor: Sprint HTC Hero dropping to $99 at Best Buy

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Rumor: Sprint HTC Hero dropping to $99 at Best Buy

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Late yesterday afternoon a new rumor surfaced dealing with the Sprint branded HTC Hero and the possibility of a price drop. Unfortunately there is little to no details that come along with this rumor. What we ca…

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Sprint branded HTC Hero gets rooted

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Sprint branded HTC Hero gets rooted

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I honestly have no intention of rooting my HTC Hero, personally I am happy with the standard Sense UI that HTC offers me. But with that I am sure there is at least someone who will be happy to hear that the Sprint bran…

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Battery life tips for the HTC Hero

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Battery life tips for the HTC Hero

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Browsing around the interwebs, I recently came across a nice (albeit older) thread over on gdgt dealing with the battery life, or more specifically the lack thereof in regards to the HTC Hero. And as a Hero user m…

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Sprint HTC Hero apparently doing well, gets tagged with “Strong Demand”

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Sprint HTC Hero apparently doing well, gets tagged with “Strong Demand”

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We do not often see any stats about just how well certain phones sell, and living in the little tech bubble that many of us do things may often seem a little more popular than they are with non-techies. That said, I w…

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Rumor: AT&T to release the HTC Hero in early 2010

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Rumor: AT&T to release the HTC Hero in early 2010

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It is time for a revisited rumor — this one is dealing with AT&T and the possible release of the HTC Hero. First things first though, this is certainly not the first we have heard this, after all the rum…

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