HTC Desire HD : All the details

The HTC Desire on release was hailed as one of the best smartphones, if not THE best Android smartphone around and showed that HTC meant business. Now the Taiwanese mobile makers have announced this week the successor to the Desire, well more of an upgrade is the Desire HD. If you’re considering getting a new … Read more

Android 1.5 hitting T-Mobile G1’s

People have been getting very impatient for the the “Cupcake” build of Android, but finally it appears to be arriving. According to Engadget T-Mobile may have started distributing Android 1.5 as an over-the-air update to G1 owners, which would bring customizable widgets, messaging enhancements, virtual keyboards, and UI tweaks (among many other goodies).

Specification for Sidekick LX 2009 / 3G T-Mobile Sidekick

HipTop3 have uncovered what looks to be a spec sheet for an upcoming Sidekick, the LX 2009. There seems to be a significant number of features to keep people happy including: Social Networking Suite of Apps Facebook MySpace w/ video upload Twitter YouTube Mobile Access via browser GPS Location Based Search Turn by Turn Navigation … Read more

T-Mobile tops independent mobile broadband tests

T-Mobile has topped the tables of an independent mobile broadband performance test by P3 Solutions for the second consecutive quarter. The testing compares mobile broadband providers measuring customer experiences during peak hours in 16 cities throughout the UK. The tests include visiting the most popular websites such as the BBC, Ebay, Bebo and Google, as … Read more

T-Mobile G1 Vs iPhone 3G Video Reviews

Phones Review have posted 2 links to You Tube video reviews comparing the iPhone and G1. The reviewer is quite thorough and basically shows you many features of each phone and compares the two together to see what one is better. Personally I am not a huge Apple fan so I am a bit biased … Read more

Jailbreaking of Android Already Fixed!

Well them Google developers don’t mess around do they? Google has commented on the issues saying: “We’ve been notified of this issue (Jailbreaking of Android) and have developed a fix. We’re currently working with our partners to push the fix out and updating the open source code base to reflect these changes.” It is likely … Read more

Google Android Vulnerably Discovered

Charlie Miller of Independent Security Evaluators in Baltimore has informed the New York Times that he was able to install a keystroke logging application by redirecting the G1’s web browser to a malicious web site that automatically installed the software. Google has acknowledged the security flaw and points out that the sandbox-nature of Android limits … Read more

T-Mobile rapped by ASA over mobile broadband claims

T-Mobile has been ordered by the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) to pull an advert which misleadingly implies that mobile broadband is of similar speed and quality to home broadband. A leaflet for T-Mobile stated: “Emails to send, blogs to write, games to play, stuff-to buy- and everything else you love doing online…Broadband on the go … Read more

Google’s G1 Android Handset Released Early November

There has been quite a bit of talk recently about the release of the new G1 phone by HTC using Google’s Android. Android is a open source smart operating system for mobile phones and is developed by the Open Handset Alliance led by Google. The G1 which is the first phone to be released using … Read more