Moto Maker now available in France, Germany, and the UK

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Residents in France, Germany, and the UK can finally enjoy the functionality that the US have had for some time now and can now use the Moto Maker facility to customise the new Moto X. Despite the device not yet being available in those regions, Moto X went live for the regions pretty much ...

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Filowz seeking funding for the Sonomad, portable Bluetooth speaker with boombox vibe

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Most Bluetooth speakers today are getting smaller for more portability, but Paris-based company Filowz is planning to offer a speaker that takes its styling from the past. Filowz is seeking $90,000 for the Sonomad through its Indiegogo campaign that has just 11 days left, ending Feb. 2. At the ...

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Moto X coming to UK, France and Germany on Feb. 1, lacks Moto Maker customization

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Motorola’s pride and joy, the Moto X, has been a U.S. exclusive up until today, when the company announced availability in the UK, France and Germany. Coming Feb. 1 for £380 sim-free or £25 on contract from Phones 4u, Carphone Warehouse, O2, Amazon and Techdata, the device will lack Moto ...

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Samsung opens their first “Mobile Store” in Paris

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That’s right, folks… we still keep up to date with our friends across the lake. Samsung has now opened their first “Samsung Mobile Store” in Paris, France. The idea is new to Samsung, who has had brand stores before, but never one dedicated only to mobile. This means ...

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Orange to Launch Motorola FIRE in France

A few days ago Motorola officially announced the Motorola Pro+ which comes with a QWERTY keyboard and business style look. Now Motorola is planning to launch another similarly designed phone known as Motorola FIRE.  This time, however, we’re not talking the USA as it’s expected to ...

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French Get Commercial for Nexus S [VIDEO]

A French TV spot for the Nexus S has landed online which gives viewers a very quick glimpse into the latest Pure Google phone.  Using four Google-inspired robot arms we get to see how voice-to-text works as well as how Google Goggles can solve Sudoku puzzles.  According to PointGphone (French) ...

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Nexus One available with SFR in France

As promised by Google when they announced they were closing down the online shop, the Nexus One is becoming available with some new providers. Right now you can order a Nexus One online from SFR (French provider part of Vodafone group). Soon it will be also available in retail shops (from the ...

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Alcatel’s OT-980 is Reminiscent of Palm Pre

Take the form factor of the Palm Pre and slide in the vastly superior Android OS – what do you get? Alcatel’s OT-980 handset, that’s what. Take a look at the video below of the smart phone and you’ll see what happens when you combine that slide-up design of the Palm with ...

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Vodafone: Nexus One Due in”A Few Short Weeks”

For the folks at Vodafone, spring 2010 is only a “few short weeks” off.  Those of you across the Atlantic will be happy to know that the Nexus One will start rolling out before too long.  After starting in UK,  the handset will land in France, Germany, and more as 2010 rolls ...

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Android Around the World: Bouygues Telecom Starts Selling Samsung Galaxy

The Samsung i7500 Galaxy handset has gone on sale in France.  Available on a 2-year contract via Bouygues Telecom, the phone is selling for €139 which comes out to about $195 US dollars.  This puts it in the same ballpark as the previous Android handsets we’ve seen. This marks the ...

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