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AT&T Poised to Offer Sliding QWERTY from Samsung

Verizon isn’t the only carrier on the verge of releasing an Android-powered sliding QWERTY from Samsung.  Boy Genius Report has been passed a render of a rather sharp looking handset

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AT&T Promises Gingerbread to all Post-Paid Android Smartphones Released in 2011

After the loss of their iphone exclusivity, AT&T was forced to re-think its business strategy. They lost many of Apple’s cult following to better providers and were left with a

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Rumor: Slightly Tweaked Motorola Defy+ Headed to AT&T

Word on the street is that Motorola is tweaking the design and internal specifications of The Defy, a T-Mobile handset released in late 2010.  One such rumored change pertains to

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Android Helps AT&T to “Strong Gains” in Second Quarter

AT&T just helped themselves to a pretty nice second quarter, thanks, in part, to a growing Android lineup. How nice? Well, Ma Bell is reporting quarterly (Q2’11) revenue of $31.5

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Samsung, Best Buy Announce $99 Nexus S for AT&T

Samsung and Best Buy Mobile have announced today that the Pure Google phone that is the Nexus S will soon be available for AT&T customers, in an exclusive retail offering.

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LG Optimus Slider Render Leaked with Sprint Branding

LG is one of the leading mobile phone companies in the world and in the United States; all 4 major carriers are offering LG Android devices. They brought their mid-range LG

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AT&T Announces $49 HTC Status for July 17

AT&T has just announced that the Facebook-heavy HTC Status will be arriving this coming Sunday, July 17th.  The Android 2.3.3-powered (Gingerbread)  handset will run $49.99 with a two-year contract and will be

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Rhetorical Questions: Carriers and Their Android Endeavors

Plenty of questions come to mind when it comes to the various carriers and their Android endeavors.  Some  seem to get it right more often than not while others have

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HTC Takes to Facebook to Announce AT&T Status

In a move that makes total sense to us, HTC has taken to Facebook to announce the social networking-heavy HTC Status for AT&T.  Perhaps this is could be considered more

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Rumor: HTC ChaCha to be Re-Branded as ‘Status’ for AT&T

The Boy Genius Report is advising today that the “Facebook phone” HTC ChaCha will be getting a very Facebook-like (See what we did there?) name when it comes to AT&T.

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LG Thrill Now Set to Arrive at AT&T “This Summer”

We had hoped that LG and AT&T were going to give us a solid launch date or price for their new joint effort yesterday, but alas we are somewhat disappointed.

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Moto Atrix to see Gingerbread in July?

I think I may be hallucinating, or at least seeing double, as there is more news about another handset getting a promised upgrade on time, well, sort of on time. News is being reported that the Moto Atrix on the AT&T network is going to get it’s production build of gingerbread.

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AT&T GoPhone Announces $50 Unlimited Talk, Text & Web Plan

AT&T has announced a new pre-paid option for GoPhone customers today in the $50 Unlimited Talk, Text, & Web Plan.  The bundle goes into effect on June 26th and includes unlimited

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HTC ChaCha Passes FCC, Launching June 17?

I for one am not a fan of the “Facebook Phone” concept, but it looks like HTC is set on it, as their ChaCha device just passed through the FCC. The AT&T version looks slightly different from the European version, but that’s expected.

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AT&T’s Latest Infuse 4G Ad is Another Unfortunate, Yet Hilarious Spot [VIDEO]

AT&T and Samsung really want you to know how big and beautiful the screen is for the Infuse 4G.  We can hardly blame them considering it’s 4.5-inches of pure Super