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i-mate 810-F supertough phone

01/07/2010, [CES 2010] We thought that i-mate had called it quits where making rugged cellphones are concerned, but they are back with the 810-F which is a general bad-ass handset, capable of withstanding just about any abuse you throw at it. It complies with...

Palm pre plus

01/07/2010, [CES 2010] The Palm pre plus was announced earlier today, where it will arrive at Verizon Wireless later on the 25th this month for a yet undisclosed price. Too bad it won’t roll out with webOS 1.4, and what’s different about the pre plus...

Motorola Backflip, first impressions

01/07/2010, Yesterday I played a little with the Motorola Backflip. It’s not enough to write a meaningful review, but I did write a review of the Motorola Cliq, so here’s my first impression: This is a very close cousin of the Cliq. They share the same...

Sprint and Microsoft rumored to offer WiMAX smartphone at CES

12/22/2009, CES has always been a hotbed for new technological announcements and advancements, and next year’s event isn’t going to be any different. Sprint and Microsoft are rumored to have a WiMax (4G) Windows Mobile smartphone in the works, waiting for...

Nexus One unboxing images

12/21/2009, The Google Nexus One is pretty much hyped up by everybody and their dog, as there is that bit of glimmer of hope to turn it into a iPhone killer very cool phone, although such a situation remains to be seen. While the rest of us wait for an official...

HTC Passion not heading for Verizon this Christmas

12/14/2009, Word has it that the HTC Passion is not going to be available via Verizon Wireless in time for Christmas, despite an earlier rumor floating around concerning a teaser site that promoted the HTC Passion via Verizon Wireless for this Yuletide season....

Google Nexus One has T-Mobile’s support (not official)

12/14/2009, Earlier today, Peter Kafka published that Google would work with T-Mobile (see previous rumor) to provide some support for the phone. Most of the time, carriers do not provide that for unlocked phones and that has been a serious problem so far for...

Nexus One Google phone seems to exist

12/12/2009, This is still a rumor, but more media outlets, including WSJ (subscription), are reporting that Google is indeed designing an Android device called Nexus One that will be sold without a plan. This would suggest that it is a GSM phone. Google is currently...

Palm Pixi Review

11/23/2009, When the Palm Pixi first appeared in May, there was a lot of excitement about an affordable Web OS device with a slim and sexy design. By the time Pixi had arrived to Market, a deluge of Android phones lead by the Motorola Droid and the powerful iPhone...

Verizon BlackBerry Curve 8530 smartphone

11/20/2009, Verizon is another carrier that has now made available the BlackBerry Curve 8530 smartphone which won’t make heads turn as it goes about its job quietly, helping you check your emails and messages while replying with aplomb. Just in case...

ViewSonic V901 smartphone to hit China

11/13/2009, China will be getting their hands on yet another Windows Mobile 6.5 smartphone in the form of the ViewSonic V901. This handset will be powered by a Marvell PXA310 processor, accompanied by 128MB RAM, 256MB ROM, a 3.6″ 480 × 800 touchscreen...

Palm Pixi goes for $30

11/12/2009, The Palm Pixi, when priced at $100, isn’t exactly that enticing when pitted against its larger sibling known as the Pre, but Walmart clearly does the handset justice with a $30 price point for the Palm Pixi via its LetsTalk. This instant discount...

Softbank to release Android phone next spring

11/10/2009, Softbank, the No.3 wireless carrier in Japan did reveal today that the company is looking to unveil its first Android-powered smartphone in spring sometime next year, following similar launches by NTT DoCoMo and Verizon Wireless. Softbank did not reveal...

Garmin confirms Android smartphone

11/10/2009, Garmin has let the cat out of the bag, where they aim to further expand their portfolio to carry an Android-smartphone. There is still no official confirmation on when the Android-powered device will be making a bow apart from a date that hails from 2010....