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Vodafone planning on launching its own Facebook phone

Vodafone planning on launching its own Facebook phone

04 June, 2011 | comments (15)

There are some people who just can't have enough of social networking services. And to address to this ever growing clientele, we are seeing a rise in phones with social networking apps built-in. Considering the potential of this market, it seems...


BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900 will get delayed launch

BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900 will get delayed launch

04 June, 2011 | comments (17)

This is a seriously sad piece of news for all the BlackBerry fans out there. The global retail launch of the highly anticipated BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900 won't happen until September - a serious departure from the summer launch which was mentioned...

Tags: BlackBerry


Stream your own music with Apple iCloud, costs $25 per year

Stream your own music with Apple iCloud, costs $25 per year

03 June, 2011 | comments (29)

Much has been speculated about Apple's upcoming iCloud service that they are planning to announce on June 6 at WWDC '11, but Los Angeles Times has some information as to what it's actually about. According to their sources, iCloud users will be able...

Tags: Apple


Motorola CEO blames Android Market for performance issues

Motorola CEO blames Android Market for performance issues

03 June, 2011 | comments (148)

Ever wondered why your Andriod smartphone isn't working as well as it should be? Well, Motorola's CEO, Dr. Sanjay Jha, thinks it's because of the open Android Market. He says that because the Android Market is open, anyone can upload almost any...


T-Mobile myTouch 4G Slide photos surface, no 3D screen in sight

T-Mobile myTouch 4G Slide photos surface, no 3D screen in sight

03 June, 2011 | comments (9)

The HTC-made T-Mobile myTouch 4G Slide has show up in a couple of out-of-focus shots. Some specs were confirmed, but others were refuted – most notably the 3D screen rumor is apparently false. The T-Mobile myTouch 4G Slide initially leaked...


HTC Sensation doesn't offer a unibody design after all?

HTC Sensation doesn't offer a unibody design after all?

02 June, 2011 | comments (72)

The HTC Sensation, which was promised to boast the company's unique unibody design might not have it after all. The first live photos and videos that surfaced clearly show that the back panel of the Sensation is removable, rather than being firmly...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


Sony Ericsson ST18i Urushi leaks again, pics galore

Sony Ericsson ST18i Urushi leaks again, pics galore

02 June, 2011 | comments (85)

Sony Ericsson is preparing a new intriguing smartphone – the ST18i codenamed Urushi. It’s expected to be a smaller version of the Arc, running on the same hardware but packing a smaller 3.2-inch display. Sony Ericsson ST18i...


T-Mobile USA announces Exhibit 4G and Gravity SMART droids

T-Mobile USA announces Exhibit 4G and Gravity SMART droids

02 June, 2011 | comments (7)

T-Mobile USA and Samsung just announced two budget-friendly droids – the Samsung Exhibit 4G and the Gravity SMART. They’re intended to be an easy entry into Android land, both costing under $100 after a $50 mail-in rebate. You may be thinking...


Sony Ericsson promises 23 more games for the Xperia PLAY

Sony Ericsson promises 23 more games for the Xperia PLAY

02 June, 2011 | comments (25)

Xperia PLAY owners are probably still busy playing the load of high-quality games that launched along with the handset and here comes Sony Ericsson throwing another bunch at them. The company has just announced 23 new titles that will be made...


Qualcomm announces the Snapdragon Game Pack

Qualcomm announces the Snapdragon Game Pack

02 June, 2011 | comments (6)

Renowned mobile hardware giants Qualcomm have just announced their Snapdragon Game Pack, an optimisation program with a suite of more than 100 mobile gaming titles already under its belt, designed for the latest Snapdragon enabled devices. Qualcomm...


Stephen Elop talks about Nokia's prospects in D9 interview

Stephen Elop talks about Nokia's prospects in D9 interview

02 June, 2011 | comments (90)

Stephen Elop, Nokia's CEO, was in an interview today with Walt Mossberg where he answered some pressing questions about Nokia, whether it's the transition from Symbian to Windows Phone 7 or about the rumors of Microsoft buying Nokia and about...


Android based Sharp slider coming Stateside on AT&T

Android based Sharp slider coming Stateside on AT&T

02 June, 2011 | comments (10)

Pictures of a yet to be announced Sharp slider phone have surfaced and it is said to be running on Android. This phone that looks remarkably like a Sidekick, but is probably the successor of last year's Sharp FX for AT&T. The new guy should...


HTC ChaCha now available in the UK, free on a two-year contract

HTC ChaCha now available in the UK, free on a two-year contract

02 June, 2011 | comments (19)

The HTC ChaCha is now available for purchase through the Phones 4U dealer in the UK. The Facebook-centric messenger can be yours for free on a two year 20 quid a month Vodafone contract or a whopping 300 pounds if you'd prefer to go...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


Android in May 2011: Gingerbread more than doubles

Android in May 2011: Gingerbread more than doubles

02 June, 2011 | comments (11)

We just got the updated Android platform version distribution chart and it shows that the latest smartphone edition of the Google OS is gaining momentum. Android 2.3 and 2.3.3 Gingerbread have more than doubled their total market share and are...


RadioShack flyer says HTC EVO 3D for Sprint is due on 24 June

RadioShack flyer says HTC EVO 3D for Sprint is due on 24 June

02 June, 2011 | comments (5)

The HTC EVO 3D has a 1.2GHz dual-core CPU, 4.3” glasses-free 3D screen with qHD resolution, MHL TV-Out and so on - all except a proper launch date. Now a flyer from RadioShack is pointing to 24 June as the date when HTC’s 3D-loving gadget will be...


Huawei to announce MediaPad tablet at CommunicAsia

Huawei to announce MediaPad tablet at CommunicAsia

01 June, 2011 | comments (14)

Huawei has just announced its plans to present a new tablet called MediaPad at the upcoming CommunicAsia expo in Singapore. It will most probably run on Android and will be part of their IDEOS lineup. While the hard facts are scarce at this time,...


Bada 2.0.1 OS screenshots leak, UI change imminent

Bada 2.0.1 OS screenshots leak, UI change imminent

01 June, 2011 | comments (156)

Here is something interesting. A new Bada OS is coming, but until today we haven't heard a thing about it. But now you can see the first batch of Bada 2.0.1 screenshots coming from a beta OS release running on a Samsung Wave II. We've already...


Galaxy S II display reportedly has yellow spots, we test

Galaxy S II display reportedly has yellow spots, we test

01 June, 2011 | comments (287)

The Samsung I9100 Galaxy S II is having a magnificent debut on the smartphone scene, winning plenty of users for the Android and Samsung cause. Well it appears that not all is rosy with the Korean flagship as a watchful user has noticed an issue...


Specs of the I9101 Galaxy S II surface, has new internals

Specs of the I9101 Galaxy S II surface, has new internals

01 June, 2011 | comments (31)

Couple of days back we came across a picture of a certain I9101 Galaxy S II. There was no other information available about that device at that time. Now, however, we just came across some specs that should keep us entertained till Samsung decides...


Motorola spills the beans on a Xoom 2 and four new phones

Motorola spills the beans on a Xoom 2 and four new phones

01 June, 2011 | comments (23)

Don’t you just hate it when you redesign your site and accidentally leak a couple of unannounced devices? I know I would be pissed off if that happened to me. And probably Motorola does too as just such a mishap struck the US manufacturer, resulting...