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Sony Ericsson Xperia Nozomi LT26i leaks in live pictures

Sony Ericsson Xperia Nozomi LT26i leaks in live pictures

05 November, 2011 | comments (315)

It's been a good five months since the first time we heard a rumor about a dual-core handset by Sony Ericsson. By the time the Nozomi name popped up in late August, we were seriously anxious to catch a glimpse of the upcoming Android...


German court grants Motorola formal injunction against Apple

German court grants Motorola formal injunction against Apple

05 November, 2011 | comments (146)

In the ongoing patent battle between Motorola and Apple, the latest round went in favor of Motorola, as the German court granted a formal injunction against Apple that could result in Motorola asking to ban Apple products that violate their patents...

Tags: Motorola, Apple


Motorola unveils Motokey Social - a Facebook-friendly budget droid

Motorola unveils Motokey Social - a Facebook-friendly budget droid

04 November, 2011 | comments (31)

Facebook-oriented smartphones were practically invented by HTC with their ChaCha and Salsa devices aimed at the prevailingly young Facebook audience. Now, though, Motorola wants in on the fun (read cash) as well and have come up with the Motokey...


IDC Q3 report is out, Samsung overtakes Apple in smartphones

IDC Q3 report is out, Samsung overtakes Apple in smartphones

04 November, 2011 | comments (273)

It wasn't actually a secret that Samsung has surpassed Apple in smartphone shipments for Q3 2011, but now the research firm IDC has confirmed just that. Samsung is now the smartphone king, putting Apple in second place, and Nokia in...

Tags: Samsung, Apple, Nokia, HTC


Android in Oct 2011: Gingerbread takes the lead

Android in Oct 2011: Gingerbread takes the lead

04 November, 2011 | comments (36)

Google updated the Android versions distribution charts and confirmed that the second Gingerbread release (covering versions 2.3.3-2.3.7) is now in the lead. 43.9% of all droids are now running on Gingerbread, which turned out enough for the...


HTC Rezound with Beats Audio announced, live shots inside

HTC Rezound with Beats Audio announced, live shots inside

03 November, 2011 | comments (73)

HTC officially unveiled the HTC Rezound at a dedicated event it held in New York today. Leaked numerous times before, the HTC Rezound with Beats Audio is the company's new Android flagship. The Verizon-exclusive smartphone will be the first US droid...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


HTC Rezound first press shots surface, we get ready for tonight

HTC Rezound first press shots surface, we get ready for tonight

03 November, 2011 | comments (16)

HTC Rezound has now leaked a couple of times but never did we get to see it under official studio lights. Now though, thanks to Pocketnow.com, we can see the Rezound much clearer than before. What we know so far is not much, really. The HTC...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


Android extends its lead in the US smartphone race, Nielsen reports

Android extends its lead in the US smartphone race, Nielsen reports

03 November, 2011 | comments (99)

The analysts from Nielsen have just published their report on the smartphone market in the US and revealed that Android is still the most popular platform there. 43% of all US mobile subscribers now own a smartphone and 43% of them have a device...


Motorola XOOM 2 and XOOM 2 Media Edition are now official

Motorola XOOM 2 and XOOM 2 Media Edition are now official

03 November, 2011 | comments (19)

After a long wait for Motorola to reveal a successor to their Honeycomb-running XOOM tablet, today the company officially announced not one, but two XOOM tablets - the XOOM 2 and XOOM 2 Media Edition. Both tablets boast slimmer and lighter bodies...


T-Mobile to get the Blackberry Torch 9810 on November 9

T-Mobile to get the Blackberry Torch 9810 on November 9

03 November, 2011 | comments (18)

T-Mobile US has just announced that it will be offering the BlackBerry Torch 9810. The QWERTY-packing vertical slider will be hitting the shelves of the T-Mobile shops on November 9. The BlackBerry flagship will become one of the most expensive...


Apple acknowledges battery life issue in iOS 5, promises a fix

Apple acknowledges battery life issue in iOS 5, promises a fix

03 November, 2011 | comments (153)

Ever since Apple released iOS 5 to users there have been a lot of complaints, particularly from iPhone 4S users, regarding the disappointing battery life on their iOS devices. It has been more than a couple of weeks now but Apple refused to comment...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Touch UI


LG Optimus 2X will get ICS update after all, the saga is over

LG Optimus 2X will get ICS update after all, the saga is over

02 November, 2011 | comments (91)

You are forgiven if you got confused about whether or not the LG Optimus 2X will get Android Ice Cream Sandwich or not. We were getting mixed signals from the Korean company's camp recently, but now the saga is finally over and things point to a...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI


Nokia to use ST-Ericsson chipsets for future WP phones

Nokia to use ST-Ericsson chipsets for future WP phones

02 November, 2011 | comments (104)

ST-Ericsson has been chosen as supplier for Nokia's future Windows Phone smartphones. The information is official and confirmed by the ST-Ericsson CEO himself. It is yet to be announced if Nokia will choose some of the existing ST-Ericsson...


Nokia kills the Nokia 600, no need to call the CSI team

Nokia kills the Nokia 600, no need to call the CSI team

01 November, 2011 | comments (157)

Remember that there was a third Symbian Belle smartphone that was announced along with the Nokia 700 and 701? If you do, Nokia might have to kill you as the company has obviously pulled the plug on the Nokia 600 and is determined to pretending that...


iPhone 4S to storm 15 new countries, come November 11

iPhone 4S to storm 15 new countries, come November 11

01 November, 2011 | comments (82)

As promised, Apple is expanding the iPhone 4S availability. Their latest and greatest was released on October 14 in seven countries, followed by 22 new countries on October 28. Currently, the iPhone 4S is already available in USA, Canada, UK,...


HTC Sensation XL starts selling in the UK, £486 can make it yours

HTC Sensation XL starts selling in the UK, £486 can make it yours

01 November, 2011 | comments (27)

We just got news that the HTC Sensation XL has started selling in the UK. The Beats audio-packing droid is already available SIM-free, as well as on a contract if you don't mind committing your future to Three. Off contract the 4.7" HTC Sensation...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


Nokia Lumia 800 to hit the UK on November 16

Nokia Lumia 800 to hit the UK on November 16

01 November, 2011 | comments (53)

The first Nokia Lumia 800 shipments were leaving the factories last week, but it's only now that we learn the actual date of its arrival. The Finns announced that UK residents will get the chance to buy the Lumia 800 on November 16. Previously,...


Samsung wants to see the iPhone 4S source code, are they for real?

Samsung wants to see the iPhone 4S source code, are they for real?

01 November, 2011 | comments (124)

At this point it seems like we won’t live long enough to see the end of the legal battle between Samsung and Apple. Still, if you haven't been bored to death by the whole thing already, hear about the latest development from the Australian...

Tags: Samsung, Apple


HTC becomes the largest smartphone vendor in the US

HTC becomes the largest smartphone vendor in the US

01 November, 2011 | comments (55)

According to the Q3, 2011 report by Canalys, HTC is now the leading smartphone vendor in the US, taking into account the shipments. HTC shipped about 5.7 million devices under its own brand and about 70,000 devices under the T-Mobile brand. The...

Tags: HTC, Samsung, Apple


HTC Vivid and Samsung Galaxy S II Skyrocket with LTE to hit AT&T

HTC Vivid and Samsung Galaxy S II Skyrocket with LTE to hit AT&T

31 October, 2011 | comments (27)

AT&T announced today the HTC Vivid and Samsung Galaxy S II Skyrocket, both with LTE enabled to mark the newly-founded LTE network of the carrier. Samsung Galaxy S II Skyrocket The Galaxy S II Skyrocket is like the Galaxy S II but with a...