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LG GW620 announced for Virgin Mobile and T-Mobile in the UK

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LG GW620 announced for Virgin Mobile and T-Mobile in the UK

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In a handset that looks old and outdated compared to some of the more recent Android handsets that we have seen come available, LG has released the OS 1.5 running GW620 in the UK. The handset, which is going by the n…

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DroidCon London set to excite Android dev community in UK

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DroidCon London set to excite Android dev community in UK

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The Android development community in Britain will get a jolt of excitement next month once Droidcon is underway. Scheduled for December 2, 2009 in London, Droidcon is an event designed to connect Android deve…

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3 selling HTC Hero with FREE Spotify membership

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3 selling HTC Hero with FREE Spotify membership

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If you’ve had your eye on the HTC Hero but didn’t purchase it from T-Mobile or Orange UK for whatever reason, 3 is hoping you’ll finally pull the trigger and order the Hero from them. The carri…

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LG Etna Android phone spotted at IFA

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LG Etna Android phone spotted at IFA

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Remember LG? You know, the South Korean electronics giant that has been quiet on the Android front? They’re not going to be quiet much longer. Take a look at the LG Etna Android, LG’s upcoming Andro…

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HTC Hero now available with Orange UK

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HTC Hero now available with Orange UK

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For those still waiting, as of today, the HTC Hero is now available for purchase with Orange UK. The good news here is that the Hero, which is the graphite model, will be available for free as long as you sign up with…

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Could T-Mobile UK division be sold to another company?

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Could T-Mobile UK division be sold to another company?

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T-Mobile UK, struggling to improve performance in the British market, could find itself under new ownership next year. T-Mo UK is under heat from parent company Deustche Telekom to gain market share, and if th…

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O2 UK to offer Samsung Galaxy Android phone in August

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O2 UK to offer Samsung Galaxy Android phone in August

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O2 will begin offering the Samsung Galaxy i7500 phone in the United Kingdom in August. The Android-powered Galaxy, already availabile in Germany, appeared in O2′s July catalogue of upcoming products…

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HTC Hero pre-orders available without contract on Amazon UK

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HTC Hero pre-orders available without contract on Amazon UK

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The HTC Hero is slated for a European release on contract in early July, which starts this week by the way, and Amazon UK also has it sights on delivering the phone next month. Amazon.co.uk has the HTC Hero, brande…

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HTC Hero heading to UK on Orange and T-Mobile UK

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HTC Hero heading to UK on Orange and T-Mobile UK

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T-Mobile UK and Orange UK have embraced the spirit of competition, separately announcing that each will offer the HTC Hero for free in a matter of weeks. T-Mobile UK will sell the Hero as the G1 Touch. It will brin…

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HTC Magic available with Vodafone UK as of today

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HTC Magic available with Vodafone UK as of today

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Just like the post title implies, today is the day. No more lousy pre-orders, you will be able to actually place an order as of today. Given that, and although I am still more than a little jealous that I cannot run o…

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G1 sales for T-Mobile UK to reach 100,000 in six months

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G1 sales for T-Mobile UK to reach 100,000 in six months

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It was just recently that we saw the announcement from T-Mobile USA and how they have reached the 1 million mark with the G1, and now it looks like T-Mobile UK has some good news — they are closing in on the 100…

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Google Maps adds Street View in UK, Netherlands

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Google Maps adds Street View in UK, Netherlands

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Google Street View is live in the United Kingdom and Netherlands, and that feature extends to the T-Mobile G1. A few days ago, Google Maps Street View became available for Android users in major cities like Amst…

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Paid apps live in UK Android Market

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Paid apps live in UK Android Market

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Android users in the United Kingdom now have paid apps appearing on their Android phones. Confirming a report from T-Mobile UK’s Richard Warmsley, the Android Market in Her Majesty’s Kingdom is…

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UK politicians fearful of Google Latitude

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UK politicians fearful of Google Latitude

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Google Latitude lets cell phone users see where their friends are, but some British politicians think Google’s location service available on Android also raises privacy concerns. They’ve eve…

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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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