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T-Mobile USA HTC HD2 Update: Photos, $199/449, March 24 Launch

T-Mobile USA HTC HD2 Update: Photos, $199/449, March 24 Launch

TMoNews has come across a number of photos of T-Mobile USA’s upcoming HTC HD2.  The Windows Mobile 6.5-powered, 4.3″ multitouch superphone is all set to...

Videos: Windows Phone 7 Multi-tasking, Cross-Platform Gaming

Videos: Windows Phone 7 Multi-tasking, Cross-Platform Gaming

A couple of interesting videos have come out of the Windows Phone 7 Series demos at TechEd Middle East.  The first shows multi-tasking with the...

Video: Windows Phone 7 Walkthrough

Video: Windows Phone 7 Walkthrough

Pirillo.com recently got some hands-on time with Microsoft’s Windows Phone 7 Series prototype from Mobile World Congress and has posted a 17-minute video walkthrough.  Video...

Apple Sues HTC for Infringing 20 Patents: First Battle of the Apple-Google Proxy War?

Apple Sues HTC for Infringing 20 Patents: First Battle of the Apple-Google Proxy War?

It’s on!  A few hours ago, Apple launched two lawsuits against Taiwanese smartphone maker HTC, alleging infringement on 20 Apple patents ranging from the early...

Video: Ferdinand Porsche and the 918 Spyder Hybrid Concept

Video: Ferdinand Porsche and the 918 Spyder Hybrid Concept

Porsche just released a video about its new 918 Spyder concept at the Geneva Motor Show, tying it back to the very first car Ferdinand...

MS: No Windows Phone 7 upgrade for WinMo 6.x phones – not even HTC HD2

MS: No Windows Phone 7 upgrade for WinMo 6.x phones – not even HTC HD2

APC quotes Natasha Kwan, General Manager for Microsoft’s Mobile Communications Business, Asia-Pacific region, as saying that no current Windows Mobile-powered phones will be upgradable to...

LG Windows Phone 7 Prototype Unveiled

LG Windows Phone 7 Prototype Unveiled

A Microsoft representative brought an LG prototype phone running Windows Phone 7 Series to the Engadget Show earlier today.  This is the first time Windows...

Windows Mobile 6.5.x to become Windows Phone Classic, Starter Edition

Windows Mobile 6.5.x to become Windows Phone Classic, Starter Edition

Phones running Microsoft’s upcoming Windows Phone 7 Series OS won’t be out till fall 2010 at the earliest, but that hasn’t stopped word from leaking...

China’s BYD: $25 Billion Reverse Engineering Specialist?

China’s BYD: $25 Billion Reverse Engineering Specialist?

Caing has an interesting article exploring BYD, which is one of China’s fastest-growing manufacturers and has attracted major investments from Warren Buffett (who in 2008...

The Ugly Underside of Memory Card Production

The Ugly Underside of Memory Card Production

Andrew “Bunnie” Huang, co-creator of the Chumby smart alarm clock, posted an interesting exploration of the underside of MicroSD memory card production in China.  Huang...

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