Pantech Swift Adds to AT&T's QMD Ranks for $70
AT&T today announced a new QWERTY- and touch-equipped quick messaging device, the Pantech Swift. This sideways slider has a full physical keyboard as well as a capacitive touch screen. Its runs the BREW MP operating system and offers customizable home screens and widgets. The Swift focuses on messaging services, including Facebook, Twitter, and MySpace in addition to email, SMS/MMS, and IM. Features of the Pantech Swift include a 2.8-inch 320 x 240 display, 2-megapixel camera with video capture, Bluetooth 2.1+EDR, 3.5mm headset jack and media player, and support for microSD cards up to 32GB. The Pantech Swift includes 3.6Mbps 3G data and is available online and in stores starting today for $69.99 with a two-year contract after mail-in rebate.
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AT&T Lands Another Pantech QMD in the Vybe
Pantech today announced the Vybe, a quick messaging device that features both a touch screen and a slide-out QWERTY keyboard. The Vybe, which is an update to the Ease, includes a 3.2-inch 400 x 240-pixel display with three customizable home screens.
Swift Playgrounds App Meant to Teach Kids to Code
Apple today announced Swift Playgrounds, an app targeted to help kids learn how to code using Swift. Swift is the newer iOS programming language Apple introduced last year.
T-Mobile Adds Kyocera Rally to Prepaid Lineup
Kyocera today announced the Rally, a bar-style feature phone for T-Mobile's prepaid business. The Rally is a traditional cell phone that includes a 1.8-inch screen and a physical key pad for dialing numbers.
BlackBerry Shows Off the QWERTY-Equipped Classic
BlackBerry today officially launched the BlackBerry Classic smartphone. BlackBerry has been talking about the phone for the better part of six months, but fully revealed its feature set during an event in New York.
Verizon Now Selling Kyocera's DuraXV Handset
Verizon Wireless recently added the Kyocera DuraXV to its lineup of rugged handsets. The DuraXV, a successor to Kyocera's DuraXT, is a flip phone that meets mil-spec standards for protection against temperature extremes, dust, and shock.
im missing my sidekick
Oh really it has MYSPACE TOO??