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REVIEW: Google Nexus S Smartphone (850/1900 Version)

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The original Google Nexus One was a statement phone. It was meant to be the Google Phone, getting first dibs on any Android updates and providing users with a pure "vanilla" experience. No carrier branding, no custom skins. The Nexus S is the second generation of that idea and now it's available for a few more people. That's because they've got the tri-band HSPA (850/1900/2100) version in the wild.

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Samsung Galaxy Tab Android 2.2 Tablet Review

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When the iPhone arrived on the scene it quickly rose to dominate the smartphone world. Then, Android came along and it has steadily increased its market share until it was king of the hill. In much the same way, the iPad is currently dominating the tablet world, but Android tablets are rising to the forefront too. The Samsung Galaxy Tab is a prime example of that.

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REVIEW: Acer Liquid MT Android Smartphone

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You have a lot of choices when it comes to Android smartphones. There are some very appealing devices from the likes of Motorola, HTC, and Samsung, for example. Over at Rogers Wireless, they've recently released the Acer Liquid MT. As you can imagine, this is the follow-up to the Acer Liquid E.

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Sony Ericsson Xperia Play Destined For Verizon And Rogers

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We were all thumbs over the possibility of a PlayStation Phone for a very long time. We had the teaser stuff during the Super Bowl, but now Sony Ericsson has officially come forward with an official announcement for the Xperia Play.

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Nexus S coming to Canada in March via Mobilicity, Rogers, Telus, Bell

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The Google Nexus S (by Samsung) is currently available in two forms in North America: Unlocked via Best Buy or locked to T-Mobile. Both of these options are mostly for Americans, unless Canadians want to leap across the border to get the unlocked model. That's changing in two short months.

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Palm Pre 2 smartphone with HP webOS 2.0 launched

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When HP went ahead and bought Palm, we figured that the new partnership held a lot of promise. Palm did a great job designing webOS and HP has massive infrastrucutre and funding to back up these projects. For Canadians, the partnership has now to fruition with the exclusive launch of the Palm Pre 2 through Rogers Wireless. Just coming through ...

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Rogers and Fido will “unlock” your phone for $50

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It seems like the mobile phone providers have finally decided that they can’t top progress, and have begun to offer a "strings attached" unlock service for their customers mobile devices. Telus got the ball rolling when it announced that it would be offering the service starting next year, and Rogers and Fido followed suit soon after with their “Handset Unlocking Policy.”

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Windows Phone 7 arrives at Rogers with Samsung Focus

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Over at Rogers Wireless, they've picked up the Canadian exclusive to the Samsung Focus, a Windows Phone 7 device that comes loaded with some very impressive hardware. Beyond the Windows Phone 7 Live Tiles and Hubs, you get a massive 4-inch Super AMOLED touchscreen. The incredible contrast of Super AMOLED very much lends itself to the UI on WP7.

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Nokia N8 bound for Rogers Wireless Canada

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Nokia isn't going down without a fight. The Finnish phonemaker is losing market share to the Androids and iPhones of the world, but it's got some hot new handsets coming down the chute too. You know that iPhone-fighting Nokia N8? Well, that's making its way over to Canada through Rogers Wireless.

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Rogers customers to get Dell Streak November

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Rogers is taking shape to be a leader of Android handset offerings. We know the Samsung Galaxy S Captivate should be launching shortly, and now we know it's getting hitched up next to the Dell Streak. Rogers could be called the AT&T of Canada.

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Google Android toting Acer Liquid E finally coming to Fido

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I'm not completely sure what Rogers is doing with the Fido brand these days, but it looks like the dog is becoming a mid-tier brand to fit between budget-minded Chatr and higher-end Rogers. This is further confirmed by the pending release of the Acer Liquid E smartphone with Fido.

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Samsung Galaxy S Captivate training with Rogers begins, launch imminent?

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There's two parts to this story, let's start with what I feel is the more exciting bit. The Android lineup from Rogers Wireless is due for a serious upgrade in light of the cool devices hitting up Bell and Telus these days. Not to be outdone, it looks like the Samsung Galaxy S Captivate is almost ready for Canada's big red carrier.

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Wind Mobile calls big three a joke, will buy Mobilicity and Public Mobile

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Orascom Telecom Holdings of Egypt happens to be one of the biggest investors in Wind Mobile and Naguib Sawiris is the company's executive chairman. In a recent interview with the Globe and Mail, he says that Bell, Telus and Rogers are "a joke" and that they're not worth investing in because they're "too big" and "too slow." That's why he wanted to invest in Wind instead.

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LG Neon2 enroute to Rogers, full specs inside

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Maybe you want a touchscreen and a full QWERTY keyboard, but you're less inclined to get a real smartphone with a hefty data plan. If that's the case, your ears may perk with the pending launch of the LG Neon2 through Rogers Wireless.

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Confirmed: Rogers to offer Samsung Galaxy S Captivate

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It has been confirmed that Rogers Wireless will be offering the Samsung Galaxy S Captivate "in the coming weeks." The Android 2.1 smartphone, upgradable to 2.2 with support for Flash 2.1, runs on a 1GHz Hummingbird processor, has a Super AMOLED display with a 480 x 800 resolution

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