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SlingBox+Android = TV on Your Phone

Sling Media

Sling Media

If you own a SlingBox and happen to have an Android mobile device, you’ll be happy to hear that you will soon be able to stream your own TV signal on-the-go, on your mobile device (cell phone, etc).

Imagine being on the bus and flipping channels on your phone as if you were right home sitting in your couch… very nice!

Sling Player Mobile is already available for Windows Mobile, Palm OS, and Symbian cell phones and PDAs. No word yet on an iPhone version.

Sling Media


$99 for the HTC G1 Phone



The Android Authority has an article that suggests the the new T-Mobile HTC G1 phone will be selling at under the announced price of $179 with a two-year contract.

The price is rumored to be around $99 at select retail locations. Does this mean three-year contract or perhaps on a more expensive monthly plan? We’ll have to wait and see.

Android Authority

AmazonMP3 Software Pre-Loaded on G1



There you go, it’s been made official by Amazon that an application will be pre-loaded on the new T-Mobile Android phone (the G1) due to hit the stores in October.

Users will be able to browse music samples over the 3G network and download full songs using integrated WiFi on the device. Price for a single song are around $0.89 and full albums are between $5.99 and $9.99.


T-Mobile-Google-Android Phone Event in two Hours…

T-Mobile G1

T-Mobile G1

The T-Mobile-Google-Android press conference in New York city is set to start in just a little over two hours from now.

We now officially know that the phone will be called the G1 over at T-Mobile, that it will be available for “pre-order/early notification” as soon as the event closes, and that the whole event will be viewable on the new G1 web site right after the event is over.

We also learn that some “official” specs have leaked on the TmoNews web site… Seems that the G1 phone will be equipped with GPS after all (some said it would not be a feature of this phone).

T-Mobile G1Site
TmoNews via

HTC Touch HD Video

Since I speak both English and French, I prepared the following translation of some of the highlights in the video that the guys at Génération Phone House did of the HTC Touch HD cell phone.

They start by saying that the version they have on hand is not the definitive and final version but that it is almost production.

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XPERIA Webcast available now

If you have missed the Sony Ericsson Webcast on the new XPERIA X1 mobile phone, you are in luck. Our friends at inXPERIA have recorded the webcast and made it available for your viewing pleasure.

In my opinion, the phone looks great but I tought it performed rather slowly in the demo.