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After Google announced plans to hold a press event next month regarding its Android mobile phone operating system, some are wondering if the event could be tied to the Internet search giant's plans to release its own smartphone. The Google-branded smartphone has become known as the Nexus One. Rumors have suggested the phone will be launched on January 5, the same day as the aforementioned press event. The Nexus One is being tested internally by Google employees. Reportedly, the phone will be sold directly to consumers as a contract-free device, though a subsidized version may also be available through carriers. Although Android's share of the US smartphone market is relatively small in comparison... Read more...
According to a source familiar with the matter, Google is planning to offer two versions of a rumored self-branded cell phone. One version will be available directly through Google as an unlocked device. The other will come with a service contract through T-Mobile USA. The phone, which is manufactured by HTC, could be available directly through the Google website as early as January 5 according to the source. Although few details about the phone are actually available, a number of code names have been thrown around including HTC Passion, Dream, or Nexus One. Google hasn't said much about the phone, but did confirm via a blog post that it was testing a new mobile device with its employees. The... Read more...
Wow, talk about reviving something from the dead. Years back, when Google was just beginning their quest to dominate the world in every imaginable aspect, rumors were swirling about a "Googlephone" that no one could prove was actually real. Amazingly, it seems that such a device may have actually been talked about back in the day, as some sort of Googlephone actually has shown up this weekend. If you'll remember back, those rumors all but died when the HTC-built G1 came out. People simply assumed that the "Googlephone" was nothing more than another word for an Android-based phone, but instead of having just one, Android would be an OS that could be used on many devices.Now, multiple outlets are... Read more...
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