Google keeps options open as new Nexus handsets won't allow Facebook contact syncing

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The two "Google phones", Nexus One and Nexus S, won't allow users to sync phone numbers from their Facebook contacts like other Android handsets can. Google has for some reason chosen to disable this feature for the Gingerbread update…

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How To: Watch the World Cup on a PC, iPad, iPhone or Android handset

Gerald Lynch Android apps, Features, Internet, iPad, iPad apps, iPhone, Mobile phones, Online TV, Sport, Tech Digest news, World Cup 2010 17 Comments

World Cup season is upon us once again! Every four years we all go crazy watching 22 men kick about a leather sphere, make heroes of goal-scoring stars and endure heartbreak when we get knocked out. And we love it!…

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Vodafone's own-brand 845 Android handset set for release

Gerald Lynch Mobile phones, Tech Digest news 1 Comment

Vodafone are readying their own-branded Android handset, the Vodafone 845. Set for release in May, it joins the HTC Legend, HTC Desire, Sony Ericsson X10 and Google's Nexus One in Voadfone's Android catalogue. Running Android 2.1, otherwise known as…

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Firefox pre-alpha build now available for Android 2.0 and over

Gerald Lynch Android apps, Internet, Mobile phones, Tech Digest news Leave a Comment

Mozilla's Firefox browser, under the codename "Fennec", has hit Android 2.0 phones and above in a "pre-alpha" build. The company has stressed that the browser is currently only suitable for testing purposes, but that it should work on the Milestone/Droid…

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Vodafone to stock the Google Nexus One from April 30th

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Vodafone have today announced that they will be carrying Google's flagship Nexus One handset from April 30th. Pre-order the handset on a £35 per month/ 24 month contract and you'll not only be the first Vodafone customers to get…

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Turn-by-turn navigation rolled out to UK Android phones

Gerald Lynch Android apps, Google, Satellite Navigation systems, Tech Digest news Leave a Comment

US readers may already be revelling in the delights of turn-by-turn navigation on their Android handsets, but now UK Android phone owners can do a celebratory little robot dance too as it's been rolled out now to us Brits…

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