Danger’s SideKick finally gets to the end of the line May 31st

The SideKick by Danger is surely one of the most iconic mobile devices ever known. This simple slider device arguably changed parts of mobile world as we know it. It bridged the gap between the two way pager and cell phone. Of course there were ‘smarter’ phones on the market when the Sidekick came around ...

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A New Sidekick 4G and Vibrant 4G on their merry way to T-Mobile

T-Mobile is in the news today with the announcement of some cool new toys. The company has gone on record at a town hall meeting prepping the launch of some new devices. Yes a town hall meeting, not really sure how that happened but supposedly it was a quiet press event from T-Mobile with both the Dutch ...

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Why the BlackBerry Means No More “Social Networking” Phones

We reported yesterday that the Sidekick line of phones is coming to an end, at least for now (read here). Microsoft also announced that it was ending production of its Kin smartphone (read here). What went wrong with these phones or more importantly, why is this posted in the BlackBerry section? These were “social networking” ...

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The death of a legend: Goodbye Sidekick

We are hearing news today that the legendary Sidekick line will coming to a halt. The one that started it all will no longer be available as of today. So rest in peace Sidekick you did your job and some users will miss you. As of today 7/2/10  T-Mobile announced they will no longer be selling ...

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Sidekick making a comeback with HTC ?

T-Mobile’s Sidekick range of products was once thought of as dead, or at least discontinued. The last device released under this range was the LX 2009 unveiled April of last year. Recently, unconfirmed reports are trying to breathe life into the line with Project Emerald. Initially, the project was associated with Samsung Galaxy S. However, ...

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