OT: Good forum for G1 anywhere?

by Mike Dent » Sun, 12 Apr 2009 22:57:33 GMT


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 Hi,
My first post on here recently (which was about the google talk app)
was not received well as it was not specifically
directed at the android OS. I was politely informed that only android
discussion should take place here.

Now not wanting to make this mistake again, might I ask if anybody has
recommendations for a G1 discussion forum which
is both friendly, busy and frequented by a technical and mature
audience? I can then post my questions which do not specifically
pertain to the android OS itself.

Sorry in advance for posting this slightly off topic question.

thanks
Mike

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OT: Good forum for G1 anywhere?

by Streets Of Boston » Mon, 13 Apr 2009 00:23:44 GMT


 Here is the link to T-mobile's forums:
 http://forums.t-mobile.com/tmbl/?category.id=Android 




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OT: Good forum for G1 anywhere?

by Mike Dent » Mon, 13 Apr 2009 00:59:52 GMT


 What is your opinion on it?






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OT: Good forum for G1 anywhere?

by Fred Grott » Mon, 13 Apr 2009 06:44:44 GMT


 some of the dev forums also have g1 forums, such as anddev.org





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