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How to fix UK Android Market download and Gmail log-in errors

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British Gmail users have had to use @googlemail.com e-mail addresses because of a legal dispute that Google resolved this year. But when users switch their “name@googlemail.com” to “name@gmail.com,” they…

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Dell Streak on sale this Friday, free on tariff, £429 full price

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The Dell Streak will be free on any tariff worth £25 or more according to Carphone Warehouse. The Streak can also be purchased for £35 per month with unlimited data, or bought at full price for £429. The Streak has…

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Orange UK and T-Mobile UK to offer free roaming on either network

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Orange UK and T-Mobile UK to offer free roaming on either network

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The British divisions of Orange and T-Mobile have officially merged into one joint venture that will be known as Everything Everywhere. Though both Orange and T-Mobile will retain their brands and shops, the…

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Vodafone set to introduce ridiculous new data pricing next month

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Vodafone set to introduce ridiculous new data pricing next month

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Now might be a good time to double check your contract. Vodafone UK has revealed plans to charge customers who use higher than “normal” data. Beginning June 1, 2010, Vodafone will introduce ̶…

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Android 2.1 comes to UK Motorola Milestone (download now)

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Android 2.1 comes to UK Motorola Milestone (download now)

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British users of the Motorola Milestone can now grab an update to Android 2.1. After watching their American and Canadian brethren get the update in recent months, users in the United Kingdom can now have live w…

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Nexus One coming to Vodafone this week, but Verizon may have shelved it

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Nexus One coming to Vodafone this week, but Verizon may have shelved it

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There’s madness afoot when it comes to Google’s Nexus One. While Vodafone UK is now accepting pre-orders for the Nexus One that will debut on Friday, the Nexus One slated to appear on Verizon may ha…

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T-Mobile UK and Orange UK complete merger

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T-Mobile UK and Orange UK complete merger

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The T-Mobile and Orange merger in the United Kingdom is now official. Deutsche Telekom and France Telecom announced today that their new joint venture is complete following the necessary government approva…

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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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Android gets British invasion of football (soccer) apps

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Android gets British invasion of football (soccer) apps

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The 2009-2010 season of the English Premiership League begins in a few weeks, and the EPL will have a variety of Android apps available for supporters to follow their favorite clubs. Over the past several weeks…

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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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UK G1 owners beginning to see RC9 update, but its not all good news

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UK G1 owners beginning to see RC9 update, but its not all good news

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According to some recent reader comments, it appears that the RC9 update has begun the roll-out process for UK based G1 users. Initially, the update was thought to be similar to what we saw here in the US with RC33…

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