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Android Set to Pass Apple iOS and Nokia in Europe

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Research firm IDC analyst Francisco Jeronimo told Bloomberg in an interview that Android is set to become the top smartphone platform in Western Europe in 2011. According to Jeronimo’s September repo…

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Voice Search now available in Czech, Polish, Russian, and Turkish

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Google has just confirmed that Voice Search has been expanded to support four new languages: Czech, Polish, Russian, and Turkish.  Speakers of those languages can now perform Voice Search functions in their…

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Android takes over Texas, Toronto, and London in October

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Android will have a very busy month this October. In a fitting tribute to Android’s two year-anniversary as a consumer device, large droid-centric events will take place next month in Austin, Texas; To…

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HTC

HTC Desire HD officially announced; is this Europe’s EVO?

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Android fans in Europe watched folks on the other side of the Atlantic get new devices with awe-inspiring specs and wondered, “What about us?” Sure, the HTC Desire is a great product, but what abou…

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HTC Desire Z brings Sense UI to the G2 body

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Fancy the T-Mobile G2 but still love Sense? No problem. Hop on a plane and move to Europe because then you can get the HTC Desire Z, a new phone announced today by HTC. The Desire Z shares the physical look of its Amer…

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Motorola

Motorola brings some ruggedness to Europe with the Motorola Defy

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If you are hard on your phone and have been upset with the lack of “extreme” devices that you have had to choose from, many of them being non-smartphones, then Motorola hopes that you check out its ne…

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Motorola Milestone 2 is official, coming Q4

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A prematurely-released promotional video outed the Motorola Milestone 2 yesterday. Less than 24 hours later, Motorola has officially announced that Milestone 2, the upcoming phone that serves as the seque…

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HTC adds media to Sync for Euro Android 2.1+ phones

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Earlier this month, HTC released an update for its Sync application that added the ability to sync photos, music, and video files between the desktop and mobile phone. It initially only worked on the HTC Wildfi…

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Firmware updates

When will your Motorola get Eclair or Froyo? Find out here

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Motorola has thrilled some and chilled others with the recent changes made to its update schedule. Motorola Droid X owners were happy to hear that they would have Android 2.2 by the end of the summer, which is a ve…

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Travel

Google Maps Navigation now live in Canada and much of Western Europe

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Google Maps Navigation is now navigating its way into several new countries. While people in Canada, France, Italy, and several other nations have waited anxiously to be able to get turn-by-turn voice naviga…

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75% of Android users are in North America

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75% of Android users are in North America

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Last month, AdMob revealed that Android has surpassed iPhone OS as the second most popular mobile OS in the United States. The latest AdMob data shows that Android continues to grow, but most of that growth take…

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Sweden loves him; how about you?

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Sweden loves him; how about you?

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This will be the shortest post that I’ve written in a while. I have no idea what exactly this is for, I don’t know what aim the Swedes had in making it, but I know that you’ll probably want to watc…

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2.1 update for European HTC Hero delayed…again

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2.1 update for European HTC Hero delayed…again

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European owners of the HTC Hero just can’t catch a break. After being excited to hear that an update was slated for April 16, they watched that date come and go without seeing the notification window. Now t…

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European ash cloud causing delays of HTC Desire on 3UK

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European ash cloud causing delays of HTC Desire on 3UK

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If you want an HTC Desire on 3UK, you better race down to a store and hope they have the device in stock; otherwise, you may have to go quite some time before you’re able to finally get the HTC Desire on the carr…

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LG GT540 Swift now on pre-order for £199.99

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LG GT540 Swift now on pre-order for £199.99

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The LG GT540 Swift will cost only £199.99 to preorder at Play.com. And just in case you were wondering, that’s £199.99 SIM-Free and unlocked, not a carrier subsidy. Play even throws free delivery in the m…

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