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Review: HTC HD2 Hardware Impressions

I was really impressed by a smartphone for the first time, when i got an MDA Compact (aka HTC Magician) many years ago. Back then the HTC Magician represented the high-end mobile experience for tech-savvy users, as you had a…

A longterm Windows Mobile user switching to Android – Part 6: OS comparison roundup

It has been more than six months now since i made the decision that it’s time to get an Android device, and switched from my last Windows Mobile device (XDA Orbit II) to the HTC Hero. Up to now my…

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Review: UltimateLaunch (today screen configuration tool) for Windows Mobile

It seems to me that everbody loves the multi-page homescreen of the Iphone nowadays, with all of the app shortcuts on it. And Android devices follow a very similar approach. Just a few weeks ago HTC announced the HTC Hero…

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Review: Google Maps update (3.2) for Windows Mobile

Google Maps is one of my favourite Windows Mobile apps, and it just got even better. The latest upate to version 3.2 gives us some new features that enhance the Google Maps experience. I’m going to review the new features…

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Review: Twikini (Twitter App) for Windows Mobile

Using Twitter on a mobile device makes perfectly sense, since there is no easier way of publishing your latest thoughts on the go. But like most mobile versions of internet services (Twitter, Facebook) i’m not really satisfied with the official…

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Review: NetFront browser for Windows Mobile

Besides Opera Mobile, Iris and Skyfire there is another big name in the long list of Windows Mobile browsers called NetFront. NetFront has been longer around than other browsers like Iris, and therefore is quite sophisticated. Currently Access (the company…

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Review: Opera Mobile 9.7 Beta for Windows Mobile

Opera released the public beta of Opera Mobile 9.7 recently, and i have been using it since day one, so it’s time for a round up. This review will emphasize on the differences between the previous versions and the most…

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Opera Mobile 9.7 beta for Windows Mobile is out

The public beta of Opera Mobile 9.7 for windows mobile has been released. Check out the official Opera Mobile page for the download. I already installed the app the the first impression is not bad at all. Stay tuned for…

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Review: Facebook for Windows Mobile

Not too much time ago microsoft released a native facebook app for windows mobile. Interestingly facebook made their own Iphone app, but it seems like they weren’t too keen on releasing one for windows mobile. That’s why microsoft had to…

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Review: PockeTwit (Twitter app) for Windows Mobile

I have to admit that my first experience with twitter wasn’t the best one. I opened an account and started to tweet about some random things, but quickly came to the conclusion that using twitter alone doesn’t really make any…