Google Android TV on the way from Google, Intel and Sony

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Google are looking to enter the market of televisions, with a new internet enabled TV jointly developed by themselves, Sony and Intel. While many households have yet to buy into internet connected TVs, Google believe there are big bucks to…

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Virgin get the sexy new HTC Desire and Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 handsets

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Virgin have today announced plans of a big push for Android phones on their network, having nabbed the highly sought after HTC Desire and Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 handsets. The HTC Desire (pictured) was one of the stars of the…

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30,000 apps now available on the Android Market

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The Android Market now has 30,000 apps available to download onto Android-based smartphones. The news sees the store double in size in just the last three months. The Android OS is quickly building up a strong following, with the releases…

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Did the Motorola Milestone/Droid sell 1 million handsets faster than the iPhone?

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Flurry, the company whose analytic tools are used in apps to count the number of unique iPhone and Android handsets in use, have today revealed that the Motorola Milestone/Droid is proving more popular than the original iPhone. In its first…

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Opera Mini 5 mobile browser gets Android beta release

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The Opera Mini 5 mobile browser has just been given a beta release for Android phones. Free, fast and efficient, other versions of the browser have already racked up over 50 million users worldwide. Opera Mini speeds up the browsing…

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LG's first Windows Phone 7 Series handset spotted

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Windows Phone 7 Series was Microsoft's shockingly cool looking trump card at Mobile World Congress 2010. They've showed off the software, and now it looks like Microsoft are ready to start flashing the hardware too, as an LG-manufactured Windows Phone…

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MWC 2010: Day 3 Round Up

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Day 3 of MWC 2010 draws to a close, and today surprisingly saw quite a few animal-inspired devices. Obviously yesterday we had the Puma Phone, but today saw Sonim launch the XP2 Spirit with its sturdy sheet of protective "Gorilla…

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MWC 2010: "Mobile First" for Google, as smartphones take precedence

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A wave of change is on its way at Google HQ, if their MWC 2010 keynote speech is anything to go by. According to CEO Eric Schmidt, mobile software will be taking precedence over PC software in Google's roadmap. "The…

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MWC 2010: Day 2 Round Up

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Day two of Barcelona's Mobile World Congress is drawing to a close. Here's the round up of today's biggest stories, including HTC's latest range of smartphones and Orange's plans for crystal-clear mobile calls. HTC Legend gets UK release date, but…

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