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Carriers

O2 UK handing out discounts to atone for network outage

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British operator O2 suffered a wide scale network failure last week, leaving many subscribers throughout the UK without access to the mobile web, calling, or texting. The outage was a major inconvenience for…

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HTC

HTC Sensation gets more video and more UK carriers

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Yesterday, Andrew passed along the specs and preliminary info on the HTC Sensation launch, but today brings quite a bit more info for you all. For our readers across the pond, there is confirmation that after th…

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Firmware updates

Desire users on O2 have Froyo update blues, too

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Sigh. HTC Desire users have been screaming for Android 2.2 for months, and it briefly appeared that the noise would stop when O2 began sending out over-the-air (OTA) updates last week. However, Desire owners h…

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Dell

O2 Dell Streak 2.1 update going out now

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American users of the Dell Streak may still be on Android 1.6, but Streak users on O2 are being treated to Android 2.1. O2 is currently sending out over the air updates that bring the Streak up from Donut to Éclair,…

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Carriers

O2 says goodbye to unlimited data plans

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O2 has joined the budding movement of carriers doing away with unlimited data plans. Today the company announced new tariff options that will introduced tiered-data options for all new customers. New tariff…

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O2 UK delays HTC Desire for extra testing

HTC

O2 UK delays HTC Desire for extra testing

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Who put the bad joojoo on HTC products? The Verizon Nexus One got canned, the Hero update was delayed, 3 UK says it can’t keep the device in stock because of the ash cloud, and now O2 UK is saying they’r…

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Motorola Droid to launch in Germany as the Milestone

Android Phones

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

Carriers

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

Carriers

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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Samsung Galaxy pricing revealed with O2 Germany?

Android Phones

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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O2 and Vodafone to share network infrastructure

Carriers

O2 and Vodafone to share network infrastructure

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European carriers O2 and Vodafone have signed a deal to share cell towers in Germany, Spain, Ireland, and the UK. Both companies will remain independent companies with separate operations. Anyone eyeing the…

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