U.S. Cellular Adds HTC Merge, Samsung Gem to Prepaid Roster

U.S. Cellular has added a pair of Android smart phones to their prepaid lineup today in the form of the HTC Merge and Samsung Gem. These two join another pair of Android handsets, LG Optimus U and LG Apex, as no-contract options for customers looking for Android power without long-term ...

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Frisbee Forever Launching on Android with Papaya

Today, PapayaMobile and Kiloo announced their worldwide partnership. PapayaMobile is a social networking platform for Android and iOS games. Kiloo is an award-winning game development company. With the partnership, they have announced the release of their hit iOS game, Frisbee Forever to debut ...

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US Cellular Announces Two New Android Devices

If you are lucky enough to live in an area where US Cellular offers service, then there is good news on the Android front. US Cellular has announced that they are going to be releasing two new Android devices, the LG Genesis and the HTC Merge.

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Alltel’s Android Roster Grows with Four Recent Smart Phones

Alltel’s lineup of Android phones has now reached six devices total thanks to four recent additions, with offerings from HTC, Samsung, LG, and Motorola. Ranging from entry level to higher end, they are a somewhat  balanced group of smart phones with varying user experiences.  It’s ...

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HTC Merge Landing on Cellular South to be Available Next Month

Cellular South, the largest privately owned cellular provider in the states, has teamed up with HTC to deliver the carrier’s first Android world phone, the HTC Merge.  Featuring a slide-out keyboard and 5MP rear camera, it also offers Android 2.2 (Froyo) and HTC Sense to create “a ...

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HTC Announce 2.2-Powered Merge for North American Carriers

HTC first CDMA world phone is coming to US carriers in the Spring of 2011. Running Android 2.2 and Sense UI, the phone features a 3.8-inch touch screen and sliding QWERTY.

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HTC Merge Hits Cellebrite Ahead of Impending Launch

A little blue bird just dropped this picture in our inbox which shows the HTC Merge in Cellebrite.  For those of you who haven’t purchased a new cell phone or smart phone over the last few years, Cellebrite is the little tool that carriers use to transfer information (contacts, images, ...

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HTC Merge – New Android Phone Sneaks into Verizon Inventory System

A new device has shown up in Verizon's inventory system known as the HTC Merge. Details about the device are extremely sketchy at this point, with literally nothing coming out of either Verizon or HTC.

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Microsoft’s Own Problems Could be Reason for Wanting Yahoo

If you’re watching the Microsoft and Yahoo situation at all, these next few weeks will prove to be the most fun yet. It’s getting down to crunch time, albeit one that Microsoft has imposed. I’m getting this feeling like it’s an inevitable deal between the two and the ...

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34 Weeks of OHA: #12

Company Name: LG Electronics How the OHA site classifies them: Handset Manufacturer What the OHA site says about them: LG, the brand that is Delightfully Smart, is a global leader and technology innovator in consumer electronics, home appliances and mobile communications. LG’s vision is ...

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The Sprint Situation

One could get a headache looking at what’s going on right now with Sprint Nextel and the buyout rumors. Based on subscriber count, Sprint is the #3 provider in the US, but you wouldn’t know that by looking at recent headlines. Talks of merging, buyouts, and bankruptcy have been ...

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34 Weeks of OHA: #10

Company Name: KDDI Coporation How the OHA site classifies them: Mobile Operator What the OHA site says about them: KDDI is a telecommunication operator that provides wide-ranging services from mobile to fixed in Japan. What they do: KDDI Corp. is a Japanese telecom company, formed after the ...

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Consumers Will Emerge Victorious in War of Providers

It’s been said before that 2008 will go down as the year of the mobile device. Cell phones are getting smarter every generation and the rate of adoption is skyrocketing. Many of the smart phone buyers will probably tell you that they never pictured themselves buying one. Why is this ...

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