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Submission + - One RAZR2, Four Ways to Cut It (

CorinneI writes: "The RAZR2 is a big, luxurious slab of metal and glass with a real luxurious feel, and whichever model you get will be one of the best voice phones this year. That's where the similarities end. Depending on your carrier (Verizon, Sprint, Alltel, AT&T, or T-Mobile), you'll be getting an entirely different user experience. In this PC Magazine exclusive, take a look inside four different versions to find out what makes each one special (or not)."
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Submission + - Gaim forced to change it's name?

Edam writes: According to the latest news on their new website, the Gaim project (a free, open-source instant messenger) is being renamed to Pidgin as a result of legal negotiations with AOL. It seems that AOL took a dislike to the previous name and have threatened to sue several Gaim developers. The 2.0 release of the newly named Pidgin is due release fairly soon.

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