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T-Mobile puts up teaser page for HSPA+ phone due out later this year

July 27th, 2010

T-Mobile has launched a teaser page for their first, unnamed HSPA+ phone. The page will kindly let you volunteer your first name, last name, and email address in exchange for more information about this mystery device when it becomes available. The site reads: “Later this year, the first HSPA+ smartphone from T-Mobile will shape the …

UPDATED: Dell Streak goes on sale tomorrow in U.S.

July 27th, 2010

You can’t pre-order yourself a Dell Streak anymore, but that really doesn’t matter all that much. According to the company’s website, you can purchase your new Dell Streak — regular order style — beginning tomorrow. The Streak’s pre-order page has been updated, and now reads: Our Dell Streak pre-sale sign-up opportunity is no longer available. …

HTC Windows Phone 7 spy-shots emerge

July 27th, 2010

Late last week, Microsoft confirmed who would be making its Windows Phone 7 hardware come launch time. This weekend, we got a glimpse at an alleged production model handset from one of those vendors, HTC. Spy-shots of the 3.7″ touchscreen handset were sent into Engadget, and the blog is reporting that the device packs a …

Sprint Samsung Epic 4G spec sheet emerges

July 26th, 2010

Excited about the Sprint Epic 4G? Want to know more official specifications? Great, because the folks over at sdx-developers.com got their hands on the spec sheet for the Epic 4G. Here is what you can look forward to: Samsung 1 GHz Cortex A8 Hummingbird Processor, 4-inch Super AMOLED capacitive touch-screen display with multitouch, 5 megapixel …

Google Maps for Android updated, brings new application Places

July 26th, 2010

Alright, I need to get this off my chest. I’m an iPhone user, and as such the one thing that makes me stark-raving green with envy is Android’s implementation of Google Maps (and Google Voice, but mostly Maps). Full OS integration? Check. Free turn-by-turn navigation? Check. And — as of today — location aware venue …

Samsung Galaxy Q specs leak, 1 GHz Android, GSM, full-QWERTY?

July 26th, 2010

MobileCrunch seems to have acquired some new information about the rumored Samsung Galaxy Q. The Q will purportedly be an Android 2.2 powered, quad-band, GSM phone complete with a 7.2 Mbps HSDPA radio running on the 900 MHz, 1900 MHz, and 2100 MHz frequencies. The device will be driven by a 1 GHz Hummingbird processor, …

AP: UAE calls BlackBerrys a "security threat"

July 26th, 2010

The AP is reporting that the United Arab Emirates has declared BlackBerry smartphones a national security risk. UAE government officials commented saying the handsets “operate beyond the jurisdiction of national laws and are open to misuse. […] As a result of how Blackberry data is managed and stored, in their current form, certain Blackberry applications …