Wednesday´s News Bits

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Wednesday´s News Bits
  • The Acer Liquid A1 heads for the stores at the end of November. The information comes from Clove and they tend to be in the right quite often. The online store will offer Acer´s Android handset for $520. (source: Clove)

  • Bump is now available to Android users. The application makes the process of transferring files and information between devices quite amusing – you actually do it by clashing two handsets. The cool thing is the program now works with an iPhone and Android cell phone pair. (source: Android Guys)

  • Yahoo Go shuts down operations at the beginning of 2010. This, however, doesn´t mean that Yahoo is giving up on the development of smartphone applications, because the plans of the company include programs for platforms like Android and iPhone. (source: mocoNews)

  • The Sony Ericsson Xperia X1 is not getting an update to Windows Mobile 6.5. Bad news for all owners of Sony Ericsson´s first WM phone - the company has just confirmed that the Xperia X1 will not be updated to the latest version of the operating system. (via: SlashGear)

  • Simple Mobile - a new, US-based virtual carrier. The company will utilize GSM networks and offer plans with unlimited calls, messages and internet allowance for $50 a month. More information can be found via the source link. Simple Mobile via Phonescoop



1. jrcrow79

Posts: 477; Member since: May 02, 2008



Posts: 8; Member since: Nov 18, 2009

SORRY, this may be wrong place to ask but hey,…. has anyone out there try the bump it app from the market? I just tried it with an iPhone user. I have the droid. It works nice. But 1 thing. The contact seems to be somewhere else other than my contact list. But when I do a search, it pops up under the correspondning letter. I thought it may be that I synced my contacts using gmail. who knows. I just thought it was weird that bump it contacts is floating around somewhere on the Droid other than the contact list.

3. TmoBumbo

Posts: 4; Member since: Oct 22, 2009

I tried with my g1 today with an iphone user and it forced closed about 4 times and i gave up. Going to delete it and download again. Not impressed so far.

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