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Nokia chooses Mexico as one of the lucky countries to get the N9

Nokia chooses Mexico as one of the lucky countries to get the N9

06 September, 2011 | comments (205)

Nokia has added another country to the list that will be getting the N9 and if you live in Mexico you have a reason to rejoice, assuming you have any interest in the N9 at all....

Tags: Nokia, MeeGo, Touch UI


Harder, better, faster, stronger, Sonim's XP5300 Force 3G appears

Harder, better, faster, stronger, Sonim's XP5300 Force 3G appears

05 September, 2011 | comments (21)

Sonim recently became the proud recipients of a Guinness World Record, certifying that they manufacture the toughest mobile phone on the planet. The Sonim XP3300 Force withstood a fall onto concrete from a height of 25.29 meters without sustaining...

Tags: Sonim, Rumors


Mobiado launches the Grand 350 Aston Martin

Mobiado launches the Grand 350 Aston Martin

05 September, 2011 | comments (40)

Mobiado and the British luxury car maker Aston Martin announced their partnership back in March, along with a stunning Android phone concept. The Grand 350 Aston Martin is the first product in this high-end partnership to hit the...

Tags: Mobiado, Nokia


Leaked Best Buy doc says iPhone 5 preorders start this week

Leaked Best Buy doc says iPhone 5 preorders start this week

05 September, 2011 | comments (179)

This week could see the official introduction of the iPhone 5, if a leaked document from Best Buy is to be believed. The retailerís internal document talks about an upcoming Sprint version of the iPhone 5, which would launch in October. The rumor...


Motorola Defy+ goes on pre-order in the UK, coming later this month

Motorola Defy+ goes on pre-order in the UK, coming later this month

05 September, 2011 | comments (24)

The toughened Motorola Defy+ is starting to pop up on British etailer sites for pre-order. The Defy+ is the result of the original Defy going on survival training and is IP67 certified (dust tight, can survive a dive in up to 1m of water for half an...


HTC Ruby gets caught in more spyshots, shows its specs

HTC Ruby gets caught in more spyshots, shows its specs

04 September, 2011 | comments (50)

We have seen shots of the upcoming HTC Ruby on a couple of occasions before. This time, the device got caught in Thailand, sporting a black outfit, and lacking any mobile network logos. As you can see from the photos above, the specs,...


Nokia N8-01 (801?) leaks on video, looks smoking hot

Nokia N8-01 (801?) leaks on video, looks smoking hot

03 September, 2011 | comments (325)

We just stumbled upon photos of a new Nokia smartphone. The device dubbed to be the Nokia N8's successor, is said to be called N8-01 (though, considering Nokia's new naming policy the Nokia 801 seems more likely) and features a qHD screen. The...


Android in Aug 2011: Gingerbread 2.3.3 share shoots past 30%

Android in Aug 2011: Gingerbread 2.3.3 share shoots past 30%

03 September, 2011 | comments (51)

Google just updated the Android version distribution charts and confirmed the continued exponential growth of Gingerbread. The share of the latest smartphone version of their platform has managed to go the 30% mark and is rapidly closing in on...


Apple: Android's framework inspired by creator's time at Apple

Apple: Android's framework inspired by creator's time at Apple

03 September, 2011 | comments (221)

Apple is continuing to fight HTC over Android and have pulled an ace out of their sleeve - Andy Rubin, a.k.a. the man behind Android, worked at Apple when the company was working on a key patent. A patent that Android might be infringing on. The...

Tags: Apple, HTC, Android, Misc


Acer liquidmini Ferrari Edition is one race loving droid

Acer liquidmini Ferrari Edition is one race loving droid

02 September, 2011 | comments (35)

Acer and Scuderia Ferrari have been successful partners for quite some time now, with Ferrari branded, Acer laptops being the most prominent product to come from the relationship. The latest addition to the Acer Ferrari product line is significantly...


Google Nexus S gets the Android 2.3.6 update, voice search fix

Google Nexus S gets the Android 2.3.6 update, voice search fix

02 September, 2011 | comments (87)

Google has just issued another update for its Nexus S smartphone, which brings the version number up to 2.3.6. And while that kind of change might make you believe that the update is quite a big deal, it's actually pretty minor. Android 2.3.6 is...

Tags: Android, Touch UI


Rumor: Intel to discontinue MeeGo development temporarily

Rumor: Intel to discontinue MeeGo development temporarily

02 September, 2011 | comments (105)

Et tu, Intel? Rumor has it that Intel will be temporarily discontinuing work on MeeGo's development - which coming after Nokia basically put MeeGo in the background as a platform for "long-term market exploration", may well mean the end of the...

Tags: Misc, Rumors


AT&T ready to sell 25% of T-Mobile to make the merger happen

AT&T ready to sell 25% of T-Mobile to make the merger happen

02 September, 2011 | comments (23)

The Department of Justice in USA recently filed suit against AT&T's acquisition of T-Mobile in order to ensure users a fair market and eventually prevent mobile services price increase. It seems AT&T wants this deal so badly that it's ready to...

Tags: AT&T, T-Mobile, Misc


BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900 hits the shelves at T-Mobile

BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900 hits the shelves at T-Mobile

02 September, 2011 | comments (40)

The long wait amongst T-Mobile Blackberry fans in the US is finally over as today, the magenta colored operator began selling the BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900. As you can see above, the latest and greatest BlackBerry, which offers both a touch...


HTC unveils camera-centric Mango-running Titan and Radar

HTC unveils camera-centric Mango-running Titan and Radar

01 September, 2011 | comments (43)

HTC has finally unveiled the long rumored Windows Phone 7 Mango-based Eternity and Omega. The 4.7-inch Eternity's official name is Titan, while the smaller 3.8-inch Omega is now called Radar. Both devices have leaked numerous times before and we...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


Sonim XP3300 Force  officially pronounced toughest phone ever

Sonim XP3300 Force officially pronounced toughest phone ever

01 September, 2011 | comments (54)

The manufacturer of super tough cell phones Sonim just got another record under its belt. The company's XP3300 Force has just entered the Guinness book of records after surviving a free fall from over 25 meters. The exact height from which the...

Tags: Sonim, Misc


iPhone 5 3.7-inch screen confirmed by the latest iOS beta?

iPhone 5 3.7-inch screen confirmed by the latest iOS beta?

01 September, 2011 | comments (279)

While some of us are looking at the just released beta 7 of the upcoming iOS as a fresh delivery of bugfixes for our iPhones, some are taking a more serious approach to it. Obviously someone took the effort to go through most of the files (or at...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Touch UI


Faster HTC Sensation with Beats tech on its way, specs inside

Faster HTC Sensation with Beats tech on its way, specs inside

01 September, 2011 | comments (29)

A new HTC Sensation is on its way with a faster Qualcomm 8260 1.5 GHz dual-core processor, internal storage has been upgraded to 4 gigs and finally it will have a beefier battery by some good 210 mAh (1.730 mAh in total). The HTC Sensation with...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 and Galaxy Note announced

Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 and Galaxy Note announced

01 September, 2011 | comments (158)

IFA hasnít even started yet (starts tomorrow) and the gadgets are already flying - Samsung just dropped the mother lode, including the first SuperAMOLED Plus tablet and the phone/tablet hybrid that is the Galaxy Note. Samsung P6800 Galaxy Tab...


Sony Ericsson Xperia ray shipments have started

Sony Ericsson Xperia ray shipments have started

01 September, 2011 | comments (39)

Sony Ericsson has started shipping the Xperia ray to various retailers around the world. It seems the shipments are small, because some of the sellers are already nearly or completely out of stock. There is no official information on which...