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Right after the application was officially launched today, I downloaded and installed Google Goggles on my Motorola DROID and tested it out…on video. The results?  No so impressive. It did manage to generally identify and return results on a few things, but the vast majority of products I tested (not…

The popular streaming podcast application Stitcher made its official debut in the Android Market last week and we couldn’t wait to put the Android version through its paces. For those unfamiliar with Stitcher, it is a podcast streaming application that lets you queue up your favorite podcasts and play them…

Our review of the Geeks’Phone ONE

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by on November 30, 2009 8:11 am

Geeks’Phone ONE is the first offering from the Spanish based start-up operating out of Madrid. The phone comes ready to roll, with root access, unlocked and network free. It is priced as a mid-range handset (285€ or $425) and offers a hybrid Android 1.5/1.6 operating system with a modestly customized…

I finally got around to putting together a review specific to the U.S. versions of the HTC Hero, Sprint’s own Hero and the DROID Eris for Verizon.  They are largely the same as the original Hero found in Europe and other parts of the world, but as a U.S. site,…

Samsung Behold II for T-Mobile review posted

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by on November 17, 2009 3:35 pm
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I posted my review of the Samsung Behold II for T-Mobile USA earlier this afternoon.  A real mixed bag on this one.  I like the hardware quite a bit, especially the camera and the AMOLED display, but the software leaves much to be desired. There are some real wonky text…

HTC Tattoo review

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by on November 12, 2009 8:13 pm
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We’ve posted the full HTC Tattoo review (finally) over at MobileBurn.com.  In short, it’s a nice little device with a great UI and feature set that is hampered by the small resistive touchscreen display with only QVGA resolution and a pretty weak fixed focus camera.  The ability to swap out…

OK, Russell just finished up his review of the HTC Tattoo, the low-cost HTC Sense-toting smartphone with a QVGA resolution resistive touchscreen display.  I’ve still got to proof and edit the copy, but I can at least offer you the videos right now.  Part 1 is below, part 2 is…

Our full Motorola DROID review posted

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by on November 2, 2009 11:07 am
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It’s been a busy morning, indeed.  Amid all of this Motorola MILESTONE news, I managed to get the full review of the Motorola DROID for Verizon posted on MobileBurn.com. I came away being much more impressed with it than my initial impressions might have suggested.  Sure, there are some ergonomic…

Samsung Moment now available for purchase

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by on November 2, 2009 10:54 am

Sprint’s Samsung Moment Android smartphone is now available for purchase for $179.99.  If you head on out and buy one of these AMOLED-equipped smartphones, leave a comment at the end of this post and let us know what you think. By the way, you can read my full review of…