Today Samsung and T-Mobile announced the new Sidekick 4G, which is expected to be available this spring. The popular messaging phone debuted back in 2002 and was originally produced by Danger Incorporated, which was co-founded by Andy Rubin who also co-founded Android and now oversees the development of Google’s mobile platform.
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Today T-Mobile held an event featuring new CEO Philipp Humm and Deutsche Telekom CEO Rene Obermann where they discussed their strategy for 2011. For starters, they confirmed two new 4G phones that have been widely rumored. Both the Samsung Galaxy S 4G (Vibrant 4G) and Sidekick 4G should be arriving on T-Mobile in ... Read More »
Last summer rumors began to fly that T-Mobile was going to revive their Sidekick brand with a new Android phone from HTC. We started referring to the phone as Project Emerald, but it turned out that Emerald was just a codename for the myTouch 4G and we never got a Sidekick device.
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Early this year rumors sprang up that T-Mobile was working on a new Sidekick phone that would be Android-powered. The “Sidekick Twist” was said to be made by HTC, feature a 4.3 inch display, and include a full QWERTY keyboard. We started calling the device Project Emerald, but it turned out that Emerald ... Read More »