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What’s Your Favourite Mobile, EVER?

A thought for the weekend, and considering this horrendous weather, a thought that might take you back a few years! I’m asking, what has been your favourite mobile phone, you have owned, ever! I’ll start with mine. Now for me, this is an incredibly tough choice, it’s between the Nokia 3310, and the Nokia 3200! […]

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Youth Review: Sagem Ice

I received the Sagem Ice off of our very own Ben Smith last week, and to be honest, I was a little excited. My very first mobile was a Sagem; it went by the very un-catchy name of the MC 3000, but that didn’t matter – I loved the thing. Sagem, and mobiles in general […]

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Is it the holiday season already

It’s now August and the kids have begun playing in the square outside my flat. Well, they do when it’s not pouring down. So, I’m beginning to really look forward to a holiday too. Its booked for a couple of weeks time and I’ve not even contemplated anything I’ll need. I guess the mad rush […]

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Old and Baffled update!

I said at the end of “Old and Baffled”, that I would update according to any new features or ideas that I got. Thankfully, I did! I got an e-mail telling me about another company called Doro – they specialise in simple phones for the elderly and disabled. The best thing about this company is […]

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Sagem sells software dev unit to Purple Labs

Purple Labs have bought the mobile apps suite and software engineering team of Sagem. It’s all ‘go’ in the mobile development world, eh? Here’s the announcement: Purple Labs the leading software provider for mass-market mobile phones, announced today that it has signed a memorandum of understanding to acquire the mobile applications suite and software engineering […]

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Sagem my721x “so ice” launch

Sagem… they’re not a brand we discuss much here on SMS Text News.  Focusing purely on the low-cost end of the market, in the pre-pay market, an invitation to the launch event at London’s Icebar and the opportunity to learn a bit more about this manufacturer was too good to miss. There, set in huge […]

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Asda sells mobiles for £5

It’s not going to get you any admiring glances if you leave it on a table in the pub, but at £5 with no strings, Asda’s latest mobile phone deal will take some beating. The supermarket behemoth is knocking out four handset models for the bargain price of £5 – one Nokia and three Sagems […]