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As we inch toward a true global conscience, we are increasingly dependent on being connected. Being connected is what defines us, with things like social media, blogs, and news sites. Here in the USA, we are fortunate to have a huge network of connectivity, but are we doing the right things with our network?

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Android is on the rise in China. While the smartphone market in the country is currently under 20% of total mobile devices as of earlier this year, smartphones are certainly a fast-growing segment. In the third quarter of 2012, Android smartphones have accounted for 90.1% of the market, which includes smartphone sales and ownership.

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Baidu, the Chinese counterpart of Google search, has announced of its plans to create its own OS for its consumers. Although it has already replaced Google apps and services on Android phones in China,... the company is targeting a new OS that will follow the formatting and style of the Android OS.

 

Baidu said they will compete against Google Places with their own Maps, provide...

Those three mystery Android devices that kept appearing over the past few weeks have finally been given a name and a destination. The trio include the MT710, the XT701 and the XT800 and all three are... slated for launch in China in early 2010. Each handset will land at a different carrier with the MT710 headed to China Mobile as part of its OPhone platform, the XT701 headed to China Unicom, and the X...

Motorola MT710

We saw the Motorola MT710 last month when detailed specifications on this Android OPhone-powered handset were revealed. The MT710 is chock full of features,... including a 3.7 inch capacitive FWVGA touchscreen, a Marvell PXA310 624MHz processor, 3G connectivity via China’s new TD-SCDMA standard, Bluetooth 2.1+EDR, WiFi, a 5MP camera with autofocus and dual...

The folks at Zumo Blog have recently obtained more information about Dell’s Mini 3iX Android device and, shockingly, Dell is planning to omit the Android Market from the phone.  Instead, Director... of retail for Dell Latin America, Scott Schillington, has confirmed that they are opting to allow for direct downloads from developers and integration of their own version of an application store.  The 3...

Rumored to be launching in Q4 with China Mobile, LG’s second Android offering, the GW880 OPhone, has been officially announced. This full touch mobile phone features a 3.5 inch WVGA display that... can fit 24 shortcuts and widgets on a single homescreen, TD-SCDMA for 3G connectivity, a CMMB mobile TV tuner, a 5 megapixel camera, GPS, Bluetooth and access to an app store with titles cherry-picked b...

Dell mini 3i

Thanks to PConline, we saw an unboxing of the to-be-released Dell Mini 3i. Now set for China Mobile ‘later this month’, all we were left wondering is... the exact specification sheet and price of this device. Well half of our curiosities are now answered. I’m still wondering how anything can be released later this month when it is the 25th already...

Motorola MT710

Out in China, Android is getting ripped apart and resealed with special Asian ingredients that when combined create the OPhone OMS platform; an Android... based customized mobile OS with a UI similar to the iPhone. Who would have thought that Dell and now Motorola are hopping on the bang-wagon?

Say hello to the Motorola MT710 OPhone, as advertis...