T-Mobile Launches Samsung Clamshell
Feb 26, 2007, 10:51 AM by (staff)
T-Mobile released the Samsung SGH-t219 today. An entry level clamshell, the t219 is a tri-band GSM phone with a small grayscale exterior display and 1.77-inch 64k TFT LCD main display. Compatible with T-Mobile's myFaves service, the phone has the standard basic SMS and MMS features, and also includes AOL, ICQ, Yahoo and Widows Messenger instant messaging. It is available in red and brown.
Facebook Debuts Messenger 'Lite' for Slow Networks
Facebook today announced Messenger Lite, a pared-down version of its instant messaging app for emerging markets. The app is meant for entry-level and mid-range Android handsets that operate on slower cellular networks.
LG Terra, Flip World Phone, Lands On Verizon Wireless
Verizon Wireless recently added the LG Terra to its lineup of basic feature phones. The Terra is a flip phone that runs a simple operating system with features such as text-to-speech for listening to text messages and photo ID for identifying incoming calls.
Red Hydrogen One is a Phone With a "Holographic" Display
Red — a company known for its high-end professional video cameras — today announced its entry into the phone space with the Hydrogen One, a high-end Android phone with a 5.7-inch "holographic" display that promises glasses-free 3D. While the display supports traditional stereo 3D, it also supports a new 3D-like "holographic" technology created by Red called Hydrogen 4-View (H4V).
Samsung Finally Delivers Its First Tizen Phone
Samsung today announced the Z1, its first smartphone to run the Tizen platform. Tizen is Samsung's homegrown operating system and its arrival has been delayed a number of times over the last 18 months.
Facebook Messenger Brings SMS Back to Android App
Facebook today said Facebook Messenger users will once again be able to send SMS messages — as long as they're running Android. Essentially, Android users can set Messenger as the default SMS app, which will route all SMS messages and conversations through Messenger rather than any other SMS apps that may be installed on the device.
hmmm, just a thought
Oh I got another one, lets look at the Palm Treo, they started with the 180, then it was the 270, then the 300. After that it went to the 600(gsm), and the 600(cdma), then it was the 650 fo...
heres what it boils down to
it's not supposed to be fancy with all of that crap some other phones have!
It's a basic phone for people who don't want or can't have a camera at work.
If you want more features.....BUY A DIFFERENT PHONE AND QUIT WHINING ABOUT IT!!
The reason tmobile doesnt carry a lot of the extra stuff you see elsewhere is because they wait most of the time for the bugs to be worked out.
There is also something called an exclusivity contract just like cingular att&t window lickers what ever there called this month had with the razr a few years ago.
Tmobile had the same thing with the pearl it states in those agreements that xyz carrier will be the only one to carry this model for whatever amount of ti...
This isn't T-Mobile's fault!
For some reason ...