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HTC Velocity for Telstra in Australia reportedly being updated to Ice Cream Sandwich

While Samsung is currently busy pushing the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich update out to Galaxy S II devices in Europe and Korea right now, it looks like HTC is starting to sneak in some updates out there in the wild as well. According to a report from Android Community, it looks like lucky owners of the HTC Velocity on Telstra’s network are being notified… Read more

Samsung Galaxy Nexus launches tomorrow Down Under

The buzz-generating Samsung Galaxy Nexus launches on Telstra tomorrow. Of course by now, you know the Samsung Galaxy Nexus, but in case you don’t here’s a short introduction. It will be the first mobile device to be released with Ice Cream Sandwich (Android 4.0). The sleek shell houses a 1.2GHz dual-core processor, 5MP camera, 4.65-inch Super AMOLED… Read more

Androidland, AUS… It’s real

The world’s first Android store has landed. If this were a movie the opening credits would read: Telstra presents a Telstra production, in association with Google, HTC, Samsung, Sony Ericsson, Motorola, and LG: Androidland. Apple stores watch out! This may be the start of a movement. Androidland (a bit silly, but you get used to it) is an Android-themed… Read more

HTC fixes Desire’s GPS issues for Telstra

THIS is what I like to see.  Customers complain about an issue.  Company admits to the issue.  Company fixes issue.  Seems pretty straight forward, but some companies don’t react quite as quickly as HTC and Telstra did. Just a few days ago, we reported that HTC and Telstra identified a software issue with the GPS on the HTC Desire and “aim to rectify… Read more

HTC and Telstra addressing Desire GPS Woes


Apparently I was wrong when I said that the only gripe with the Telstra HTC Desire is the 150MB data limit.  Users are experiencing issues with the GPS settings.  While this may seem like a bad thing, at least HTC and Telstra are working towards a solution.  Other carriers and manufacturers aren’t always open to admitting they have an issue, or if they… Read more

A pair of Androids for Telstra

There are two phones that have done their fair share of globetrotting; The HTC Desire and the Sony Ericsson Xperia X10.  Each have been popping up in carrier press rooms and the rumor mill for a couple of months now.  Well, our fine friends Down Under will be able to pick up these Android devices, at their local Telstra stores, very soon. The Desire… Read more