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Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 gets an update, not the one you expected

Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 gets an update, not the one you expected

30 May, 2011 | comments (78)

Sony Ericsson has just released another update for its Xperia X10 former flagship. Itís not the Gingerbread release everyone was hoping for, but it seems to be a pretty major one nonetheless. There are plenty of changes brought and all early...


ASUS Padfone leaks before its official launch

ASUS Padfone leaks before its official launch

30 May, 2011 | comments (49)

This is certainly on of the few devices released lately, whose main highlight is located on its back. Say hello to the ASUS Padfone, people - the company's first smartphone with a tablet included as an accessory. As you can see from the...


Blackberry Torch 2 UPDATE, more images and video footage

Blackberry Torch 2 UPDATE, more images and video footage

29 May, 2011 | comments (18)

Following on from Thursday's Blackberry Torch 2 spy shots, this latest offering gives us a few more sharper images that really show off in greater detail what we can expect from the look of the device. Not only that, the boys at Techno Buffalo have...


Nokia ORO visits the FCC, on its way to a US release

Nokia ORO visits the FCC, on its way to a US release

28 May, 2011 | comments (34)

It's been a busy week for Nokia's latest creation - the ORO. First, the fancy dressed smartphone got officially announced, then it appeared in an interview as Nokia CEO's phone of choice. It also paid a visit to FCC to get tested and approved for...


Next Google Nexus will be either HTC, or LG built

Next Google Nexus will be either HTC, or LG built

28 May, 2011 | comments (82)

The Nexus line is the true and original Google phone and we've seen two already. And now we came across a photo of a third Nexus phone in its testing stage. The phone looks HTC-made and lacks the menu/home/back/search keys. It will probably run Ice...


The Xperia PLAY finally available at O2 UK, white one too

The Xperia PLAY finally available at O2 UK, white one too

27 May, 2011 | comments (17)

The Sony Ericsson Xperia Play generated a lot of hype for a phone with a single core CPU in the year 2011. We guess that has something to do with the PlayStation blood it has running in its veins. Now the phone is finally available from O2 UK, after...


Nokia starts iDoalotmore campaign in India, seriously?

Nokia starts iDoalotmore campaign in India, seriously?

27 May, 2011 | comments (161)

Nokia started a new campaign to promote its latest Symbian gadgets in India called iDoalotmore. It starts just a day after Apple launched the iPhone 4 there and is available on Nokia's official pages and billboards across the country. The...

Tags: Nokia, Symbian


Nokia to continue support for Symbian at least till 2016

Nokia to continue support for Symbian at least till 2016

27 May, 2011 | comments (122)

Ever since Nokia announced that they will be shifting from Symbian to Windows Phone 7 as their primary smartphone platform, there has been unrest among the Symbian community regarding the future of their favorite platform. So in order to put these...

Tags: Nokia, Symbian


Nokia T7-00 passes FCC tests, what was it doing there?

Nokia T7-00 passes FCC tests, what was it doing there?

27 May, 2011 | comments (35)

The FCC has tested and approved a Nokia device that is a spitting image of the T7-00. Whatís this trimmed-down N8 doing at the FCC? We donít quite know but the documents mention the 1700MHz WCDMA band, a.k.a. AWS. The Nokia T7-00 first surfaced...


Xperias with unlocked bootloaders won't get updates

Xperias with unlocked bootloaders won't get updates

27 May, 2011 | comments (20)

When Sony Ericsson announced they will release a tool to unlock the bootloader on some of their devices, fans celebrated. One problem has come up though Ė once you unlock, you canít get official software updates. A Sony Ericsson developer has...


HTC drops the locked bootloaders policy, custom ROMs rejoice

HTC drops the locked bootloaders policy, custom ROMs rejoice

27 May, 2011 | comments (26)

Now that didnít last long. The enormous (almost exclusively negative) feedback that HTC received after its decision to start locking their smartphone bootloaders has made the company change its mind once again. So from now on the HTC droids will be...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


Another teaser from ASUS comes out, we're quite sure it's the MeMO

Another teaser from ASUS comes out, we're quite sure it's the MeMO

27 May, 2011 | comments (14)

A couple of days ago, ASUS released the first teaser of an upcoming Android device, which will be announced at this year's Computex show in Taipei. Logically, we got quite excited. Now, we have another shot for you and, this time, it is a lot more...


Sony Ericsson Xperia PLAY and Arc update start rolling

Sony Ericsson Xperia PLAY and Arc update start rolling

26 May, 2011 | comments (67)

Sony Ericsson kept their promise and quickly released the first software update for their Xperia PLAY and Arc smartphone flagships. Right now only a few markets are able to experience the goodies of the Facebook-centered update, but more should...


Google announces Wallet and Offers, aims to reinvent the wallet

Google announces Wallet and Offers, aims to reinvent the wallet

26 May, 2011 | comments (36)

Today Google pulled the wraps off its two new services set to change the way we shop. Google Wallet and Google Offers are said to be the next big thing in commerce, making your ordinary wallet obsolete in a few years time as the programs gain the...


AT&T to start rolling out LTE this summer, 20 LTE devices incoming

AT&T to start rolling out LTE this summer, 20 LTE devices incoming

26 May, 2011 | comments (15)

AT&T is preparing to make the jump to LTE Ė a.k.a. actual 4G. It will start with five cities this summer and then expand to another ten by the end of the year. LTE-enabled devices are incoming too, twenty of them. Last month AT&T published a post...

Tags: AT&T


LG Optimus 3D coming to UK in early June, on pre-order now

LG Optimus 3D coming to UK in early June, on pre-order now

26 May, 2011 | comments (33)

In about a couple of weeks time, the LG Optimus 3D will add another dimension to Androids in the UK. Itís available on pre-order on contract with most major carriers and you can sign-up for a SIM-free unit too. BuyMobilePhones has listed the LG...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI


Live BlackBerry Torch 2 spy shots leak, confirm promising specs

Live BlackBerry Torch 2 spy shots leak, confirm promising specs

26 May, 2011 | comments (34)

Live photos of the upcoming BlackBerry Torch 2 leaked and it seems that RIM is finally bringing its game up to speed. The device is not only even better looking than its successor, but it also packs some serious punch under its hood. It appears...


Samsung Galaxy S II announced in India, will hit shelves by June 9

Samsung Galaxy S II announced in India, will hit shelves by June 9

25 May, 2011 | comments (151)

The much awaited Samsung Galaxy S II has finally got a launch date in India. According to Samsung India, the phone will be on sale starting June 9. However, thanks to a special deal with Vodafone India, their customers will be able to get their...


Dual-SIM Nokia X1-01 and C2-00 go on sale, are pretty cheap

Dual-SIM Nokia X1-01 and C2-00 go on sale, are pretty cheap

25 May, 2011 | comments (111)

Yesterday, Nokia announced the availability of its first two handsets to feature two SIM card slots. The Nokia C2-00, which has been in development for over a year now and the Nokia X1-01, which was unveiled just the other day, are already on their...

Tags: Nokia, S40


Nokia Oro announced: Symbian Anna inside and gold outside

Nokia Oro announced: Symbian Anna inside and gold outside

25 May, 2011 | comments (79)

Today Nokia unveiled their new premium handset dubbed the Nokia Oro. The Symbian smartphone will offer a selection of exquisite materials for its exterior, including 18-carat gold plating, sapphire crystal and leather. That's the second public...