Samsung Galaxy W Now Available at Bell
Right on schedule is Bell releasing the Samsung Galaxy W, an affordable entry level Android that runs Android 2.3 and no word on an upgrade path to OS 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich.

Prada and LG partnership

LG, Prada Officially Renew Phone Partnership, Confirm v3.0 for Early 2012
LG and Prada have announced the renewal of their exclusive phone partnership, as well as the planned arrival of the third phone in the series early next year. The teaser image (above) shows a design that resembles the Prada K2 / P940 phone.

Has the Windows Phone Marketplace Reached Critical Mass?
In testing the Windows Phone with the Nokia Lumia, there probably is a critical mass of apps in the Marketplace, but it still leaves much to be desired. Some go-to apps, such as Qik, Pandora or any third party browsers are missing.

Nokia Siemens to Slash 17,000 Jobs by 2013 in Restructuring Move
After Nokia and Siemens failed to sell Nokia Siemens Networks, the joint venture announced on Wednesday that it will cut 17,000 jobs around the globe by 2013 as part of a restructuring move that will focus on services and mobile broadband.