The Google phone demystified

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More details leaked from the Goophone, the cellphone Google and France Telecom’s Orange are planning to launch some time in 2008 (reported earlier here). Besides the fact it will be the first time Google brand appears on a handset, it would be just a Samsung’s HSDPA device incorporates Google’s mobile search and Gmail applications.

“Although both are, of course, already available as free over-the-air downloads to Java-enabled phones, this represents another aggressive move into mobile for the search giant,” notes Mobile Entertainement. So no special features to show off, but by 2008, the Google mobile application might be optimized for the device.

Dec 30, 2006 | By Nuno

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