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The Truth About Music Phones

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Yesterday, I spoke for the common consumer when I threatened to boycott marketers who invade my cellphone space with ad messages. Never one to pass up an opportunity to throw in another punch, check out this review of the Samsung UpStage phonefrom Popular Mechanics.

In the process of praising the phone, the Erik Sofge makes one very important point: " Despite years of attempts from every major phone-maker and service provider, music phones are still little more than spring-loaded bear traps for foolish early adopters. But Samsung, which is on a streak of cellphone innovation, has built the first music phone we haven't wanted to set on fire."
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