Jerry Hildenbrand

Jerry is Mobile Nation's resident nerd and proud of it. There's nothing he can't take apart, but many things he can't reassemble. You'll find him across the Mobile Nations network and you can hit him up on Twitter if you want to say hey.

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NTP sues Google, HTC, Motorola, and everyone else in latest infringment suit

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NTP is once again suing over patents they hold for the wireless collection of e-mail data, charging Google, Motorola, HTC, LG, Microsoft and Apple with infringement.  (Seems they forgot carrier pigeon breeders and pilots who fly banner ads).  Many of you will remember the drawn out affair between NTP and RIM, which ended in 2006 with a mega-million dollar judgment in NTP's favor, or...

FCC approves Moto MB710; looks like the Motoroi, and headed for T-Mobile

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The Motorola MB710 (which looks and sounds a lot like the Motoroi) has been cleared by the FCC, and it appears headed to T-Mobile.  The FCC documents include a user manual mockup that shows us MyFaves, and the radio bands (1700 MHz AWS) pretty much scream that T-Mobile is where it's headed.  Wonder which device on the leaked roadmap it could be?What we know about specs: MOTOBLUR, 3.5 mm...

T-Mobile to launch 21Mbs HSPA+ Android smartphone in September, is it the HTC Vision?

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It's the not-quite-4G, but still fast as hell HPSA+ network that T-Mobile has been working on recently, coupled with an HTC Android powered smartphone, and it's coming in September -- according to a spokesman at Deutsche Telekom (T-Mobile USA's parent company), that is.  Rumored to be the HTC Vision (pictured), the device will be able to hit the full 21 Mbs speed that so far has only...

Samsung Intercept available Sunday, July 11, for $100 after contract with Sprint

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We had a post all about finding the Intercept available for pre-order at the Sprint evp site ready to go, and then the press release rolled in.  Sprint has announced that the Samsung Intercept, the successor to the venerable Samsung Moment will be available Sunday, July 11, for $99 after rebate two-year agreement.  It's not the beast of a phone that the Epic 4G will be, but it certainly...