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Programme 123 covers:

  • News of some Windows Phone 7 launches
  • Hands-on review of the Nokia X3-02 Touch and Type 
  • An empassioned plea and my Top 5 Phones in Europe for October 2010

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Show 138 - Hands-on review of the HTC Desire S by guest presenter Tim Salmon, plus news of the Blackberry Bold 9900

Show 137 - Hands-on review of the HTC 7 Mozart, with Windows Phone 7 No-do, plus Xenon flash; News; My top 5 tech audio podcasts

Show 136 - Hands-on review of the LG Optimus 2X, with dual core processor, plus a tour of my own person Symbian smartphone

Show 135 - Hands-on review of the bargain of the year, plus News, Deblurring the DEFY and changing the N8's battery

Show 134 - Hands-on, detailed review of the HTC 7 Pro, plus a short show FAQ and a walk through of the Android 2.3.3 for the Nexus one

Show 133 - Hands-on, detailed review of the Motorola Milestone 2, plus more MWC 2011 news and my March 2011 Top 5 phones - with a (ahem) twist

Show 132 - Hands-on, detailed review of the Nokia E7, plus a large chunk of MWC 2011 news

Show 131 - Hands-on, detailed review of the HTC Desire Z, plus a chart of smartphone trends 2007 to 2014

Show 130 - Review of the Dell Streak 5 with Android 2.2, a peek behind the scenes of Phones Show Towers, plus a glimpse of an old fossil

Show 129 - CES phone launches, my 12 Innovations appearing in phones and smartphones in 2011

Show 128 - Hands-on review of the Motorola DEFY, plus an interview with Hiplogic's CEO about their new Android and Symbian homescreen, *Spark

Show 127 - News of the Nexus S and Android 2.3, plus my Christmas 2010 Smartphone Recommendations

Show 126 - Hands-on reviews of the HTC Desire HD and Nokia C7, plus important Phones Show URL news

Show 125 - Hands-on review of the HTC HD7 - a Windows Phone 7 special!

Show 124Hands on reviews of the Sony Ericsson X10 mini pro and Orange San Francisco

Show 123 - Hands on review of the Nokia X3-02 Touch and Type, plus news and my Top 5 phones in Europe for October 2010

Show 122 - Hands on reviews of the Nokia N8 and Motorola Flipout

Show 121 - New phones galore, plus Android vs Symbian in the real world

Show 120 - The top 5 720p-shooting smartphones, plus hands-on review of the Nokia E5

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