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Nokia Lumia, Apple iPhone 4S and Motorola RAZR arrive in India

Nokia Lumia, Apple iPhone 4S and Motorola RAZR arrive in India

14 November, 2011 | comments (85)

Smartphone enthusiasts in India are in for one hell of a time, as three of the most anticipated smartphone from the top three platforms have landed on the shores of the sub-continent. First up is the Nokia Lumia series, which was launched in...


Motorola planning to launch 13MP variants of RAZR in China

Motorola planning to launch 13MP variants of RAZR in China

14 November, 2011 | comments (38)

If you thought the Motorola DROID RAZR launching in the US was awesome, you should get a load of these. Motorola is planning on launching not one but two RAZR devices in China on different carriers and they both pack more impressive hardware than...


Galaxy Nexus coming to UK on November 17 as promised

Galaxy Nexus coming to UK on November 17 as promised

14 November, 2011 | comments (30)

If you had doubts regarding the November 17 European launch date of the Galaxy Nexus, you can put them to rest, at least if you're in the UK. UK carrier O2 has announced on their Google+ page that they will indeed start selling the devices starting...


Ice Cream Sandwich's Face Unlock duped using a photograph

Ice Cream Sandwich's Face Unlock duped using a photograph

13 November, 2011 | comments (111)

Ever since Google announced the new Face Unlock feature in Ice Cream Sandwich, people have been concerned about whether it can be fooled using just a photograph of the user instead of the actual face. One of Google's employees himself commented on...


Apple continues to investigate remaining issues in iOS 5.0.1

Apple continues to investigate remaining issues in iOS 5.0.1

12 November, 2011 | comments (197)

It has just been a day since Apple released the iOS 5.0.1 update, which among other things, was chiefly aimed at solving the battery life bug in iOS 5 that Apple acknowledged last week. However, even though a majority of the users are...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Touch UI


Verzo launches the Android-based Kinzo smartphone for $459

Verzo launches the Android-based Kinzo smartphone for $459

12 November, 2011 | comments (32)

Verzo, an American company based in Czech Republic, has announced a new Android smartphone, called the Kinzo. With the Kinzo, Verzo is saying that they are not trying to compete with others based on specifications but in terms of design and user...


First photo of the LG Nitro HD surfaces, lands at AT&T soon

First photo of the LG Nitro HD surfaces, lands at AT&T soon

11 November, 2011 | comments (53)

First official photo of the LG Nitro HD just surfaced. Actually, the device isn't completely new, as it's merely the US version of the LG Optimus LTE with a fancy name heading to AT&T some time soon. As its name suggests, the Nitro HD will sport...

Tags: LG, AT&T, Android, Touch UI


Apple US starts selling unlocked phones, here are the prices

Apple US starts selling unlocked phones, here are the prices

11 November, 2011 | comments (108)

Great news for everyone who's been patiently waiting for an unlocked iPhone 4S with no contract attached to it. From today the Apple US store will offer you spanking new, contract-free, factory unlocked iPhone 4S's. Prices aren't that bad...


Tango-running Nokia Champagne leaks on its way to AT&T

Tango-running Nokia Champagne leaks on its way to AT&T

11 November, 2011 | comments (35)

Information about an upcoming Nokia WP smartphone for AT&T just leaked. Code-named Nokia Champagne, the yet unannounced smartphone is said to run Windows Phone Tango - the revision of the Microsoft platform that should play nice will lower-end...


TI OMAP-powered Samsung Galaxy S II I9100G pops up quietly

TI OMAP-powered Samsung Galaxy S II I9100G pops up quietly

11 November, 2011 | comments (58)

A few months back we told you about the I9101 Galaxy S II, which was based on TI OMAP4430. It leaked on a few screenshots from the Samsung Mobile Singapore's Facebook page. Today, we found out the device has quietly gone official, taking the...


Cyan Nokia Lumia 800 hitting UK in December, pink in early 2012

Cyan Nokia Lumia 800 hitting UK in December, pink in early 2012

11 November, 2011 | comments (18)

As you probably know the Nokia Lumia 800 will be offered in three color versions - black, cyan and pink. However, it turns out that only one of those will be available at the launch of the smartphone next week with the other two colors arriving in...


Nokia working with AT&T to bring LTE-enabled Lumia 800 to the US

Nokia working with AT&T to bring LTE-enabled Lumia 800 to the US

11 November, 2011 | comments (14)

In case you were wondering why Nokia is delaying the launch of the new Lumia phones in the US, we may just have a very good reason for you. According to The Verge, Nokia plans to enter the US market with a Windows Phone 7 device running on an LTE...


iOS 5.0.1 released, available as an OTA update

iOS 5.0.1 released, available as an OTA update

11 November, 2011 | comments (52)

Apple has released the iOS 5.0.1 update that they promised last week. The update is now available as an Over The Air (OTA) download and weighs in at 44.6 MB. The biggest improvement with this update will be to the battery life of you iOS device,...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Touch UI


Watch this amazing Making Of video of the Nokia Lumia 800

Watch this amazing Making Of video of the Nokia Lumia 800

10 November, 2011 | comments (115)

Nokia's official blog has posted a behind the scenes video detailing the making-of process of the Nokia Lumia 800. The yet-unreleased but already widely-popular WP pioneer device for Nokia gets the viewer's attention for about 8 minutes of...


Amazon appstore updated to v2.0, set to make Kindle Fire happy

Amazon appstore updated to v2.0, set to make Kindle Fire happy

10 November, 2011 | comments (7)

The Amazon appstore got a major update, bringing its version number to 2.0. The app repository of the online retailer got a total UI overhaul as well as some welcome new functionality. The white backgrounds of the Amazon appstore have been...


Nokia Music hacked to run on unlocked WP devices

Nokia Music hacked to run on unlocked WP devices

10 November, 2011 | comments (27)

Following Nokia Maps and Drive, hackers have stolen the Nokia Music XAP file and made it publicly available to users with dev-unlocked WP devices. The Nokia Music application was introduced at Nokia World back in October and offers users an easy...


Confirmed: Unlocked Nokia Lumia 800 hits UK on November 16

Confirmed: Unlocked Nokia Lumia 800 hits UK on November 16

10 November, 2011 | comments (39)

Yesterday we told you about a possible delay of Nokia Lumia 800 in the UK. It was Clove who released a statement regarding the Lumia 800 availability. It said the SIM-free version is delayed for January 2012, while the one on contract will be...


HTC Ville specifications leak, will run Ice Cream Sandwich

HTC Ville specifications leak, will run Ice Cream Sandwich

10 November, 2011 | comments (63)

BGR has received information on HTC's upcoming Android smartphone. The device will be officially announced at next year's Mobile World Congress along with the HTC Edge. The HTC Ville, as is its codename, will be HTC's first phone that will come...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


Samsung launches a pink Galaxy S II in South Korea

Samsung launches a pink Galaxy S II in South Korea

08 November, 2011 | comments (96)

If you've wanted to surprise your geeky girlfriend with a Galaxy S II, you were limited to only black or white colors, which are not exactly girly enough. Apparently, Samsung has felt your pain and they've launched a pink Galaxy S II. The new...


Unlocked Nokia 800 Lumia delayed to 2012?

Unlocked Nokia 800 Lumia delayed to 2012?

08 November, 2011 | comments (72)

The Nokia 800 Lumia is hitting the UK shelves next week, but we have some bad news to those of you that aren't into signing long-term deals. We just heard that the SIM-free version of the WP smartphone might be delayed until January 2012. The...