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LG Release the KC1

Here's the LG KC1. On the face of things it's got everything you could want - an incredibly quick "Marvell Monahans" CPU running at 806MHz (yes, 806Mhz), 512Mb NAND Flash, 128Mb RAM, WiMAX, Bluetooth, T-DMB and a whole lot more. Heck, it's even got a ...

Free RSS reader from AlwaysOn

Check this out, it's called AlwaysOn Reader and guess what - it's free! The ad-supported software lets you easily read RSS feeds while you're on the go. It works on any version of Windows Mobile and will help you to keep in touch with your favourite

Free audio recording – Keep Recordin’

Keep Recordin' is a nice lightweight audio recording program for all Windows Mobile handsets. It's a great replacement to the existing functionality of the inbuilt audio recorder with a directory chooser for your files, simple interface and noise supp...

HTC TyTN Windows Mobile 6 Update

Yes, here's yet another Windows Mobile 6 update! Just a few weeks back we were asking where all the promised updates were, and now - here they all come! This HTC Press Release points you over to the HTC eClub where you can get the update

o2 XDA Trion goes Windows Mobile 6 too

O2 are on a roll with their Windows Mobile 6 updates. Here's another one, this time it's the Windows Mobile 6 update for the XDA Trion. You'll need your serial number to download this and it's quite a sizeable download. Ensure that you've got a back...

o2 XDA Orbit gets Windows Mobile 6 treatment

Got an XDA Orbit ? Yeah? Good aren't they? Sat nav on-board and a diminutive size make this one of our favourite devices (we reviewed the T-Mobile version and loved it). o2 have just released the spanky new Windows Mobile 6 update here. Yes, you heard...

Yahoo! Go hits Windows Mobile

Yahoo! Go is now available for Windows Mobile devices and will let you read RSS feeds, set up a calendar, address book, view your email, upload and share flickR photos, search and more. You can even use your GPS device to look at maps of your

Samsung i600 Windows Mobile 6 Upgrades

Got one of these phones? Well, good news my friends because you can now get Windows Mobile 6... err.. provided you're in Russia or the Netherlands. Keep an eye on this samsungmobile page if you've got a Samsung i600 though, because there'll be a roll ...

Samsung i620 coming to the rest of Europe too

Remember how we exclusively revealed that Vodafone were to release the Samsung i620 ? Well, good times my friends, because it looks like the rest of Europe will get the sliding QWERTY too. We're getting rumours that the device should show up as "avail...

Asus P750 Details

Meet the Asus P750. This, according to sources, won't be a true "Smartphone" but will instead run the touch-screen version Windows Mobile (Professional). The Asus is very well equipped and comes with a Marvel 520MHz PXA27x processor, 256Mb ROM, 128Mb...

Lobster 700TV – It’s all over :(

Remember our Virgin Lobster 700TV Review ? The phone didn't impress us much, especially with the "throw a six to start" keyboard, but hey - you could watch TV on the move and Pamela Anderson was brought in to advertise it too. If you own one

Mobile Tracker 1.3 available

This is the new version of Mobile Tracker by Skylab Mobilesystems. This application will track your movements via your built-in or external Bluetooth GPS receiver and produce easy-to-use data that can be brought up in Google Earth or Google Maps. Vers...

Toshiba G900 Wake-up fixer

You may have heard about a rather glaring problem affecting the Toshiba G900. It seems that someone missed the fact that it wouldn't ..... turn on. Woah, talk about an omission! There's a patch now available that'll fix the issue. It's not a full ne...

Bell Canada launch the HTC 6800

Bell Canada have just announced the availability of the HTC 6800. At last! A network that announces a phone and then makes it available to buy on the same day. Why doesn't every network do this eh? A 36 month contract (woaha!) will set the price

HTC Touch arriving at Orange stores

Shh.. don't tell anyone but we've heard that there's boxes of HTC Touch phones arriving in Orange stores all over the country. If you're lucky, and you go to the larger Orange Shops where they'll no doubt turn up first, you may be able to get your

HTC Touch(es) Orange France

Bonjour! The HTC Touch has now rolled up at Orange France, which hopefully means that it'll be making a trip across the channel and on to Orange UK very soon. The minimalistic device, which we reviewed first, has innovative technology allowing finger-...

o2 XDA Trion gets Windows Mobile 6 in Germany

The Windows Mobile 6 upgrade is now available to o2 XDA Trion users in Germany here. You'll need to enter your serial number for verification and, as always, it'll blip your settings and documents so backup first. HTC now appear to be controlling ROM ...

Exclusive – Samsung i620 Arriving on Vodafone UK

We're going to have to start paying Johnny De'Silva. He's come through again with another exclusive - the Samsung SGH-i620, and it's coming to Vodafone UK. The QWERTY device has a keyboard that neatly slides up behind the main screen and it's now list...

Grab a discount on HTC devices

You may notice that we've been pimping the guys at devicewire recently. It's for the greater good - we get to borrow a device to review and you guys then get to decide whether you'd like to buy it or not. But wait, devicewire have sent us

T-Mobile MDA Touch now available

DrEvil has emailed in regarding the HTC Touch (review here). He's just got off the phone to T-Mobile and, according to them, the slightly-renamed T-Mobile MDA Touch is now on their screens at £119.99 for a 18 month contract. Interestingly the lady sa...