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Sony Ericsson: Maiko Ishida, simply fantastic

Rafe and I popped by the Sony Ericsson stand this afternoon to find out what they had to offer. Normally on the various stands you expect to find semi good looking women and model-like chaps who didn’t quite make the cut at Abercrombie & Fitch holding phones. Airheads, most of them. Nice, polite airheads. And […]

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Sony Ericsson: Stupid and Genius!

Who was it at Sony Ericsson that decided to more or less drop all but a passing mention of their developer efforts from their launch announcement on Sunday? With the current obsession over mobile applications, you really do have to wonder precisely why the PR team at Sony Ericsson decided not to bother to pitch […]

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Video: Stefan Constantinescu on Sony Ericsson’s launch

What did Stefan, one of the key contributors over at IntoMobile.com, make of the Sony Ericsson launch event and their news? Stefan’s never one to hold back or keep his thoughts to himself, so enjoy… Download M4V Video | Subscribe to Podcast | Embed video

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Q: Could we run Sony Ericsson better? A: Yes

Did you catch the FierceWireless newsletter this evening? It leads with super embarrassing headline: Should Sony Ericsson throw in the towel? I think that’s mighty polite of the FierceWireless chaps. I was particularly taken with this paragraph from FW’s Lynnette Luna: Now Sony Ericsson’s bailout plan appears to be more high-end phones with high quality […]

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MobileWorldCongressWatch: Sony Ericsson launches W995 + new 12.1 camera phone – UPDATED

At the very first of many press conferences at Mobile World Congress ’09, Sony Ericsson launched their newest of the new handsets – the W995. SE W995 is heralded in as a slider formatted phone, with an 8.1megapixel camera as 8MP is just so last year. The Walkman phone comes with a 2.6-inch screen, stereo […]

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Fun Text to be pre-loaded on Sony Ericsson handset

After attending MIR’s first developer’s event last week (see the video here), we’ve had fantastic news in from the team at Fun Text, who’s application provides a range of professionally-produced media such as ecards, emoticons, viral videos and virtual gifts for inclusion in text and multi-media messages.  Over to them: Today Sony Ericsson is announcing […]

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Thoughts on the year, 2008 in review

As the year starts to draw to a close, we thought we’d look back at significant moments in the mobile world during 2008. Ponderings where you can sit down with your grand children one day and say ‘yes, I was there when it happened’, or if you’re too senile by then, they can tell you […]

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16GB microSDHC SanDisk card wins award at CES 2009

Even before January’s Las Vegas Consumer Electronics Show kicks off, SanDisk has won an engineering and design award for their memory cards. This award goes to their 16 gigabyte microSDHC, and Memory Stick Micro M2 range for Sony Ericsson phones. The achievement was bestowed upon them by a panel of independent industrial designers, and engineers […]

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3 launches £9 tariff

Addressing the economy’s issues and quicker than our own government is the network 3, who has just announced a sub-tenner tariff. In days that feel like the end of days, it’s always good to see someone’s looking out for the common man, by offering them a great deal. The deal that comes along in the […]

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First Sony Ericsson Android devices Summer 2009

Bring it on. Give me a Sony Ericsson WITH Google Android and I will be a happy chap, I reckon. So report thec ahps at Dialaphone. They picked up this quote: According to Garfield Brusewitz from Sony Ericsson, the company will start by focusing “on products in the higher segment, but later on will also […]

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Sony Ericsson plans Android mobile phones

An interesting announcement came our way from SE today, they’ve decided to join that merry band of men known as the Open Handset Alliance. In a statement that falls under the heading ‘extending their portfolio strategy’ or saving wonger on licensing an operating system, it’s an interesting move for them. This now will add the […]

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See Sony Ericsson’s Xperia X1 panels running on an HTC Touch HD

Those guys over at coolsmartphone posted a few items of late from xda-developers.com, on having the panels from Sony Ericsson’s Xperia X1 run from a HTC Touch HD. You may or may not be already aware the X1 was designed by HTC for Sony Ericsson and almost runs the same chipset and hardware. So a […]