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Comeback Kids: Google Nexus One – You can’t catch the Gingerbread Man
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Comeback Kids: Google Nexus One – You can’t catch the Gingerbread Man

Google launched it own branded phone, the Google Nexus One, after the phenomenal surprise success of the Android OS, which up to 2007, was an unknown OS platform for smart phones. Google took a chance on unknown handset maker HTC from Taiwan in 2009 and made the first Google Android phone, the HTC G1 and as they say in show business, the rest was history. Buoyed by this success, Google decided to dive into the smart phone business ocean by launching the Google Nexus One in January 2010, opting not to wear the bathing suit of Customer Care and a brick-and-mortar Retail Store by selling the phone online ONLY, not locked into an particular Telecom Provider or its two (2) Postpaid Contract year or Prepaid Plan, effectively an unlocked smart phone with the customer left to chose their Network a...
Smartphone Comparison Chart
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Smartphone Comparison Chart

The Apple iPhone is the undisputed king of the smartphone market currently but with so many new deices being released there is a rich pool of handsets available for new or current smartphone users to upgrade to. With the mobile web growing at a frantic pace the portable connectivity that a smartphone provides is vital in our increasingly networked lifestyle. Smartphones from Apple, Palm, Motorolla, Google, Blackberry, Nokia and many others are currently on the market with upgrades and new handsets coming out almost every quarter, but how do you navigate through the flood of new phone news? Below is a handy chart that compares the Iphone 3GS, Palm Pre, Motorola Droid and the new Google Nexus One. (more…)