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  • Vodafone HTC Desire android 2.2 update coming 23 August
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    Vodafone HTC Desire android 2.2 update coming 23 August

    By 20 August 2010

    Vodafone has confirmed that its Android 2.2 Over the Air update for the HTC Desire will be coming on Monday 23 August. "The Android 2.2 update for HTC Desire will start to be available to Vodafone customers from Monday 23 August," the operator said on...

  • Vodafone Mobile Wi-Fi launches in the UK
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    Vodafone Mobile Wi-Fi launches in the UK

    By 16 August 2010

    Vodafone has launched its very own mobile Wi-Fi device that, like Three's Mi-Fi, allows you to connect your Wi-Fi enabled devices to the 3G network. Vodafone's version, which it is simply calling Mobile Wi-Fi, is a Huawei piece of kit (the same guys who...

  • O2 iPhone 4 Pay As You Go released
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    O2 iPhone 4 Pay As You Go released

    By 13 August 2010

    O2 has confirmed that it has followed Vodafone and launched the iPhone 4 as a Pay-As-You-Go offering on its network. Those with £595 spare can now buy the 32GB iPhone 4 without having to sign up for a lengthy contract. Those with only £495 can opt...

  • HTC Desire: Froyo coming to clean up the Vodafone 360 mess
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    HTC Desire: Froyo coming to clean up the Vodafone 360 mess

    By 10 August 2010

    Vodafone recently released an update to its HTC Desire customers....but it wasn't the Froyo arrival that they had been waiting for. Instead, it was the 1.24.161.3 version software, which is a version of Éclair (Android 2.1). This in itself wasn't too...

  • iPhone 4 hits Vodafone Pay-As-You-Go
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    iPhone 4 hits Vodafone Pay-As-You-Go

    By 10 August 2010

    Vodafone has announced that it will be offering the iPhone 4 on a PAYG basis. Vodafone will be selling the 16GB model for £480 and the 32GB for £570. These handsets would be locked to Vodafone so you're looking at a saving of just £19-£29 if you were...

  • “The Best BlackBerry Ever”?
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    “The Best BlackBerry Ever”?

    By 3 August 2010

    On Tuesday morning in New York City, technology journalists and film crews lined the street of 42nd St. and 11th Avenue for an exclusive announcement from AT&T and Research In Motion (RIM). Most people in line were fairly certain they were waiting for...

  • EXCLUSIVE: Vodafone BlackBerry Torch inbound
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    EXCLUSIVE: Vodafone BlackBerry Torch inbound

    By 3 August 2010

    BlackBerry has confirmed that it will be launching the new BlackBerry Torch in the UK, however it has also said that we will have to wait for further announcements to come. But guess what dear readers, Pocket-lint doesn't like you having to wait so can...

  • Nokia C6 available unlocked
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    Nokia C6 available unlocked

    By 26 July 2010

    Nokia is now selling its C6 social networking-friendly handset on its official online store, completely unlocked, and ready to be matched with whatever network you choose. The phone, available in either black and white, is available for £289 all in,...

  • Last chance to get a Nexus One from Google
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    Last chance to get a Nexus One from Google

    By 17 July 2010

    Google has confirmed that it is almost out of stock of its Nexus One Android mobile phone, meaning that you'll have to act quickly if you don't want to have to go through the usual operator channels to get one. Google first announced at the beginning...

  • EXCLUSIVE: iPhone 4 owners happy with reception
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    EXCLUSIVE: iPhone 4 owners happy with reception

    By 14 July 2010

    In light of the problem with the antenna on the Apple iPhone 4, are people actually returning them? That's the question we've put to Vodafone, Orange and O2, as well as Carphone Warehouse and a number of retailers in the UK over the last couple of days....

  • The ultimate iPhone 4 price plan chart
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    The ultimate iPhone 4 price plan chart

    By 8 July 2010

    With Pocket-lint breaking the news of the final set of iPhone 4 price plans courtesy of T-Mobile and our tipster, shoppers finally have the chance to take a grand look at every deal and decide which is the best one for them. The trouble is, of course,...

  • Which is the best UK mobile network of all
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    Which is the best UK mobile network of all

    By 2 July 2010

    We've spent 5 days looking at the UK mobile service providers and asking ourselves which is the best one to be with for all sorts of different categories? Now that the hard work is done, it's time to zoom out and take a look at the bigger picture. Trying...

  • Get your company logo on Hamilton and Button's McLarens
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    Get your company logo on Hamilton and Button's McLarens

    By 25 June 2010

    Those adverts on the side of F1 cars must cost businesses mega-money. That's why you only ever see the logos of huge multinational conglomerates rather than the logos of your local chippie or the dodgy phone unlocking shop in town. But now, for one race...

  • Vodafone increases Android offering with HTC Wildfire and Samsung Galaxy S
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    Vodafone increases Android offering with HTC Wildfire and Samsung Galaxy S

    By 23 June 2010

    Vodafone UK has just announced that three new Android devices are now available on its network. These consist of the Vodafone 845, HTC Wildfire and Samsung Galaxy S 16GB, all of which are available to buy. The Vodafone 845 (exclusive to Vodafone) is free...

  • iPhone 4: Vodafone pricing announced
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    iPhone 4: Vodafone pricing announced

    By 18 June 2010

    If anyone out there was hoping that the dissemination of the iPhone 4 over numerous networks would mean that there would be better deals as a result of the carriers vying for our attention, then the revelation today of Vodafone's iPhone 4 pricing has...

  • Vodafone calls on you to build coverage mashup map
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    Vodafone calls on you to build coverage mashup map

    By 17 June 2010

    Vodafone has called upon the Twitter community in order to build an interactive map of its network coverage. If you're a Vodafone user you can send a quick tweet from wherever you are and help to create a virtual representation of the Vodafone network....

  • Sony Ericsson X10 Mini now available at Vodafone
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    Sony Ericsson X10 Mini now available at Vodafone

    By 9 June 2010

    Customers can now pick up the tasty-looking Sony Ericsson X10 Mini from Vodafone, one of two new Android-powered handsets coming to the provider. As previously reported, the company is also to carry the HTC Wildfire, which is now available for pre-order...

  • 24 June: iPhone 4 day in UK and US
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    24 June: iPhone 4 day in UK and US

    By 7 June 2010

    Apple has confirmed that the new iPhone 4, announced during the company's keynote speech at WWDC, will hit stores on 24 June in the UK and the US. Although Apple, O2, Vodafone and Orange have yet to set prices in the UK, the new phone brings with...

  • Nokia C3 phone priced and dated
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    Nokia C3 phone priced and dated

    By 7 June 2010

    Nokia has put a date on the UK availability of the Nokia C3 on Monday stating that the new phone will be available SIM free for £109 from 18 June 2010. Those keen to get it on contract will have to wait until the 22 June 2010 at which point Vodafone...

  • Nokia N8 coming soon to Vodafone
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    Nokia N8 coming soon to Vodafone

    By 27 May 2010

    Vodafone just loves showing off when it gets a new handset for its lineup. Recently we've seen registration pages appear on its site for HTC's Wildfire and Samsung's Galaxy S and Wave smartphones. Today, it's the turn of the Nokia N8. The N8 is the Finnish...

  • Samsung I8330: Vodafone 360 H2?
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    Samsung I8330: Vodafone 360 H2?

    By 26 May 2010

    Samsung Hub has published leaked pictures of a Samsung Vodafone 360 device that is supposedly the follow up to last year's H1. The pics show that the H2 is a bit curvier than its predecessor. That's curvy as in the edges are a bit more rounded, not curvier...

  • Vodafone adds HTC Wildfire to its Android posse
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    Vodafone adds HTC Wildfire to its Android posse

    By 25 May 2010

    We already knew it was coming on T-Mobile and 3, and now Vodafone has opened up a page on its website for the HTC Wildfire where people can register their interest. Vodafone said: "The HTC Wildfire follows the success of the HTC Desire, offering HTC Sense...

  • How to build a mobile network that actually works
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    How to build a mobile network that actually works

    By 14 May 2010

    As odious as it is to start another article by mentioning the iPhone, it's there we need to begin. People have essayed at length on the effects the Apple phone has had on the handset market but there's been just as an important by-product issue that's...

  • Vodafone revamps data roaming costs
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    Vodafone revamps data roaming costs

    By 14 May 2010

    Vodafone has revealed set data roaming plans for its customers who want to access data on their phones from abroad. From June 15, customers will pay £1 per MB for the first 5MBs in Europe, and £5 per 5MB after that, and £3 per MB for the first 5MBs...

  • Vodafone nabs Samsung's Wave and Galaxy S handsets
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    Vodafone nabs Samsung's Wave and Galaxy S handsets

    By 13 May 2010

    Vodafone has added pages to its online shop where customers can register their interest for two upcoming and exciting Samsung handsets - the Android-powered Samsung Galaxy S and the first ever Bada handset, which is called the Samsung Wave. The Galaxy...