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With the mobile world’s time in Barcelona coming to and end, we have one last installment of our updates from the world’s most prominent mobile show to bring you this week. We’ve got more from those wacky folks at Docomo, who are doubtless the kings of the novelty phone, yet more early previews on some [...]

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The second day in Barcelona has seen no let up in the spate of interesting announcements, and not the slightest break in the controversy either. While many saw day one as a battle between Apple and everyone else through the app sharing plans, the second day saw friction come to the fore between two other [...]

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This week is the week that the mobile phone world drops everything and eyes up Barcelona, be it from within the sizeable confines of the World Mobile Congress, or sat at home and watching enviably from afar. Traditionally, the World Mobile Congress is the one date when companies are more likely to reel out something [...]

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Author Phillip Dick’s estate has announced its intention to sue Google over the branding of their latest handset, after the company used a second name from Dick’s science fiction works (following ‘Android’) to promote its latest model without permission. The author died in 1982, and his surviving family now runs his estate.
Dick’s science fiction work [...]

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Having already managed to extract plenty of information on Google’s new and ‘top secret’ Nexus One phone over the past few months – including a full on photograph and some pretty extensive details – Google have to date kept almost entirely silent on the handset. Until now, that is. This week’s launch – not confirmed [...]

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Having already made a growing mark on other companies handsets with its Android platform, it has been unofficially confirmed through numerous inside sources that Google also intend to launch their own, Google branded phone to sell directly to customers, in an attempt to gain a larger foothold in the lucrative mobile phone market.
Google engineers are [...]

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