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Android 2.2 for Samsung Vibrant going to T-Mo customers starting Jan. 21

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Tomorrow is Froyo Day for the first wave of Samsung Vibrant owners. After months of wait, the rollover of Android 2.2 will finally begin for users on the T-Mobile USA network. Chief marketing officer Cole Brodm…

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Samsung: We’re not charging for Froyo update

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Since last week, Samsung has been accused of being the sleaziest Android manufacturer on the planet. First, someone claimed that it ordered T-Mobile not to release Froyo for the Vibrant in order to increase sa…

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Visa launches mobile payment compatible with Samsung Vibrant

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While the Nexus S has brought more attention to Near Field Communications use in the United States, Visa has announced a mobile contactless payment solution of its own today. Visa’s In2Pay, built in par…

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Samsung claims to fix GPS issues on Captivate and Vibrant with GPS Restore app

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The Samsung Galaxy S has been troubled by GPS problems since it was first released months ago. Plenty of people complained that it was impossible to get a decent fix on their location, despite maintenance updat…

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T-Mobile says don’t install Kies update for Samsung Vibrant

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People who own the T-Mobile Vibrant have grown impatient for Samsung and T-Mobile to distribute a fix for the device’s poor GPS capabilities. Yesterday, many took matters into their own hands and insta…

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Samsung ships (not sold) 1 million Galaxy S devices to U.S.

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It’s rare that you get concrete numbers from carriers and phone makers, but Samsung sent out a press release today proudly claiming that it has shipped 1 million devices to the United States. That’…

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Amazon selling Samsung Vibrant for one penny

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The Samsung Vibrant now costs a penny for your thoughts. Actually, there’s not much to think about when a phone costs only a penny. The Vibrant was ticketed for only $99 on a one-day sale yesterday, but Ama…

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Which Samsung Galaxy S is right for you? [Comparison Chart]

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The Samsung Galaxy S line of phones is Samsung’s road back into Android’s good graces. Though the company triggered a backlash with the lack of support in previous devices, the Galaxy S is a big pus…

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Rumored release date: Samsung Vibrant release being pushed up to July 15th

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The Samsung Vibrant was officially announced back on June 28th, which was not all that long ago. And at the time it was given a release date of July 21st and an on-contract price tag of $199. Well, flash forward til…

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