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Unannounced Curve 9320 resurfaces in hands-on images

Unannounced Curve 9320 resurfaces in hands-on images

29 February, 2012 | comments (33)

The BlackBerry Curve 9320 was spotted first back in January when RIM's roadmap for 2012 was leaked. From the specifications it was clear that it is going to be an entry-level smartphone and a replacement for the old Curve 3G 9300. The phone...


Security bug in iOS lets apps secretly access your photos

Security bug in iOS lets apps secretly access your photos

29 February, 2012 | comments (39)

A security issue has been identified in iOS which gives third party applications and its developers unsolicited access to your photos. According to The New York Times who uncovered this issue, an application that has the permission to use...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Touch UI


Price tags hung on Sony Xperia U and Xperia P

Price tags hung on Sony Xperia U and Xperia P

28 February, 2012 | comments (103)

Sony announced two new smartphones at the MWC this year, part of the Xperia NXT lineup the affordable Xperia U and the high-end Xperia P. Today we got their prices for you. The youthful Xperia U is going to cost 259. As you should probably...


Intel announces two new Atom CPUs for phones and tablets

Intel announces two new Atom CPUs for phones and tablets

28 February, 2012 | comments (52)

Intel is serious about getting a piece of the handheld action this time - they announced two new processors and chipsets to join what's already powering the likes of the Lenovo K800 and the Orange Santa Clara. The first processor is called...

Tags: Misc


Orange enlist HTC One X, One S and Sony Xperia U

Orange enlist HTC One X, One S and Sony Xperia U

28 February, 2012 | comments (34)

Orange is building up its Android lineup with some of the hottest MWC debuts and an Intel-powered droid of their own. The HTC One X and One S are headed to Orange UK, which will also get an exclusive white version of the Sony Xperia U. There...


MeeGo 1.2 update for Nokia N9 goes live

MeeGo 1.2 update for Nokia N9 goes live

27 February, 2012 | comments (186)

About a month after it was seeded to developers for testing, the v1.2 update for MeeGo goes live. The update weighs in at 284MB and it may take a while to install (up to 40 minutes according to Nokia). But it's well worth the wait. With it,...

Tags: Nokia, MeeGo, Touch UI


Panasonic Eluga Power brings more bang to Europe

Panasonic Eluga Power brings more bang to Europe

27 February, 2012 | comments (45)

Panasonic have unveiled the Eluga Power, a bigger, better Eluga flagship. It has a 5" 1280 x 720 LCD display, a dual-core Snapdragon S4 processor, Android 4.0 and 8 GB of on-board storage among others. Panasonic Eluga Power The...


Huawei MediaPad 10 FHD announced, quad-core beast

Huawei MediaPad 10 FHD announced, quad-core beast

27 February, 2012 | comments (45)

Huawei just went official with their latest 10-inch MediaPad, after last night's foreplay. We saw the beast on display yesterday at Huawei's press event but only now we got to learn the full specs. The MediaPad 10 FHD runs on Huawei's proprietary...


Nokia 808 PureView video and camera samples emerge

Nokia 808 PureView video and camera samples emerge

27 February, 2012 | comments (344)

The Nokia 808 PureView's 41MP camera is causing quite a stir at the MWC and we finally get to see its full-sized camera samples. Alongside the four photos are also three full HD 1080p video samples. All of them are really impressive, so let's...


ZTE announces new quad-core ICS-powered Era

ZTE announces new quad-core ICS-powered Era

27 February, 2012 | comments (15)

The Era will have a robust QHD (960 x 540) 4.3 inch screen and 8GB of internal memory, all running on a Tegra 3 chipset. It will also feature HD Voice wideband audio as well as Dolby sound. The press release also lists some huge goals by...

Tags: ZTE, MWC 2012


ZTE announces Orbit, Tango-powered smartphone

ZTE announces Orbit, Tango-powered smartphone

27 February, 2012 | comments (10)

As of now, little is known about the Orbit, save for the fact that it comes with a 5 MP camera and 4GB of internal memory, and it will run the latest version of Windows Phone, Tango. The Orbit is the second ZTE device to run Windows Phone,...

Tags: ZTE, MWC 2012


Nokia announces PureView 808 with a 41 MP sensor

Nokia announces PureView 808 with a 41 MP sensor

27 February, 2012 | comments (745)

Today at their MWC2012's press event, Nokia brought the PureView teaser to fever pitch with the 41 megapixel camera of the Symbian Belle-running Nokia PureView 808. The Nokia 808 PureView uses a 41 MP sensor, which captures image data from...


Nokia officially announce Lumia 610 and world Lumia 900

Nokia officially announce Lumia 610 and world Lumia 900

27 February, 2012 | comments (73)

After many leaks, it's now official - Nokia announce the Lumia 610 at the Mobile World Congress as well as the global availability of the Lumia 900. Nokia Lumia 610 Running Windows Phone 7.5, the Lumia 610 is powered by an 800MHz single-core...


Nokia announces Asha 302, 203 and 202

Nokia announces Asha 302, 203 and 202

27 February, 2012 | comments (52)

Mary McDowell came on stage and got busy right away announcing three new Nokia Asha phones - the Asha 202, Asha 203 and Asha 302. The Asha 302 is a QWERTY messenger, while the Asha 203 is identical to the Asha 202, but with an extra SIM...


Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 is now official

Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 is now official

27 February, 2012 | comments (47)

We saw it on a billboard yesterday, so it is hardly a surprise. Now it is official. Samsung just took the cover off its latest Galaxy Note 10.1 tablet, which features an S Pen. Unlike its 5.3" relative however, the newcomer leaves no question marks...


Intel to sell Medfield reference design through Orange

Intel to sell Medfield reference design through Orange

27 February, 2012 | comments (8)

After Lenovo and Motorola, Intel has now collaborated with Orange to bring a Medfield-based smartphone to the market. The phone in question, codenamed Santa Clara, has been designed and developed by Intel and is the same reference unit or FFRD (Form...


HTC's One X, One S, and One V get a contract-free price

HTC's One X, One S, and One V get a contract-free price

26 February, 2012 | comments (24)

In case you were wondering how much of your hard earned to set aside for any of the just announced HTC One smartphones, we have some good news for you. The HTC One X, One S, and One V are already available for pre-order on the website of UK retailer...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


Mobile World Congress 2012 coverage

Mobile World Congress 2012 coverage

26 February, 2012 | comments (108)

The Mobile World Congress 2012 has closed its doors and what a wild ride it was. We saw all sorts of new gadgets and software and we did our best to cover everything interesting in sight. We've written tons of news, blog posts and hands-on...

Tags: MWC 2012


HTC officially debuts the One X, One XL, One S, and One V

HTC officially debuts the One X, One XL, One S, and One V

26 February, 2012 | comments (62)

HTC officially announced their MWC line-up of Android smartphones. Unsurprisingly, the devices unveiled are the flagship One X and One XL, the mid-range One S, and the starter One V. Let's start with the most interesting one. HTC One...


Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 leaked prior to announcement

Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 leaked prior to announcement

26 February, 2012 | comments (18)

Just outside of the main MWC venue area, we glimpsed a billboard of an upcoming Note tablet from Samsung. Not to be confused with the Galaxy Tab 2 10.1, the Galaxy Note will possibly be targeted towards a different audiences. From the ad, we can...