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New Symbian^3 homescreen leaked by Nokia Germany

New Symbian^3 homescreen leaked by Nokia Germany

10 May, 2011 | comments (198)

Some images posted on the Nokia Germany website just lifted the curtain on one of the features to come in the next Symbian^3 update. What we are seeing is the free-form widgets that were initially rumored to come with the PR 2.0 Anna update, but...


First preview of ZTE Skate talks 4.3-inch screen, 250 euro price

First preview of ZTE Skate talks 4.3-inch screen, 250 euro price

10 May, 2011 | comments (30)

The first preview of the ZTE Skate is out – the phone is slated to be the successor of extremely popular Blade and offers some enticing specs. The Skate runs vanilla Android 2.3 Gingerbread and packs a 4.3” WVGA hscreen. That’s quite an...

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HTC Rider, Holiday and Puccini images leak, not impressed

HTC Rider, Holiday and Puccini images leak, not impressed

09 May, 2011 | comments (25)

The Korea Telecom heading HTC Rider plus the appearing for the first time AT&T-bound HTC Holiday plus the 10-inch tablet and Puccini leak via official mockups. The two phones look quite similar, but this is hardly a surprise for HTC fans. We...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


HTC Salsa and ChaCha available for pre-order at Amazon UK

HTC Salsa and ChaCha available for pre-order at Amazon UK

09 May, 2011 | comments (3)

The HTC Salsa and Chacha duo caused quite a splash at MWC this year as they are the first Facebook centered phones offered by the company. Now, those of you in the UK with strong affection for social networking, can pre-order the two devices from...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


Upcoming WP7 Mango update to bring along turn-by-turn SatNav

Upcoming WP7 Mango update to bring along turn-by-turn SatNav

09 May, 2011 | comments (50)

The next update for Windows Phone 7, dubbed Mango will supposedly bring along cool features like music recognition, camera-integrated search (barcode and image scanning) and even turn-by-turn voice-guided navigation for the Bing Maps...


LG Optimus Black to launch in Europe any moment now

LG Optimus Black to launch in Europe any moment now

09 May, 2011 | comments (15)

LG has announced the Optimus Black, the company's latest addition to their Android line-up, will get its European release later in May. This will also be the premiere of the LG's latest invention - the NOVA mobile display. We already knew that...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI


Is HTC readying an international version of T-Mobile's myTouch 4G?

Is HTC readying an international version of T-Mobile's myTouch 4G?

09 May, 2011 | comments (8)

The T-Mobile myTouch 4G has barely gotten any attention outside the US but rumor has it that HTC has plans to release an identical model outside the States, with the UK being eyed as the most likely target. The specs for the international model...


Galaxy S II breaks all Samsung records, scores 3M pre-orders

Galaxy S II breaks all Samsung records, scores 3M pre-orders

09 May, 2011 | comments (76)

Samsung already said that their Galaxy S II has been enjoying a very warm reception in Korea and now they published the global pre-order numbers to confirm that the smartphone is on high-demand everywhere. The global pre-orders for the Samsung...


First Tweet from atop Everest courtesy of the Galaxy S II

First Tweet from atop Everest courtesy of the Galaxy S II

08 May, 2011 | comments (55)

Kenton Cool recently became the first person ever to tweet from the top of Mount Everest. The British mountaineer sent both a tweet and made a 3G call via the relatively new 3G enabled phone mast, which had been installed at Everest base camp in...


T-Mobile-bound Samsung T759 Exhibit 4G leaks

T-Mobile-bound Samsung T759 Exhibit 4G leaks

08 May, 2011 | comments (8)

Live photos of a new Samsung Android smartphone just surfaced. The Android 2.3.3 Gingerbread-running Samsung T759 Exhibit 4G got its FCC approval on its way to hitting the T-Mobile USA shelves. The Samsung Exhibit 4G sports a 3.7" SuperAMOLED...


Sony Ericsson WT18i budget Walkman phone leaks in China

Sony Ericsson WT18i budget Walkman phone leaks in China

07 May, 2011 | comments (37)

It looks like the Sony Ericsson Walkman line of phones is coming back to life. A new popped up out shortly after the official announcement of Sony Ericsson W8. This time, it is labeled (at least for the time being) WT18i. Much like the W8, the...


Samsung Infuse 4G offers out-of-market apps support

Samsung Infuse 4G offers out-of-market apps support

07 May, 2011 | comments (11)

This is a pretty bid deal for all the AT&T subscribers with Android phones out there. The Samsung Infuse 4G which is just about to hit the shelves will offer support for non-market Android apps. Up until now, AT&T has been reluctant to enable this...


LG Optimus 2X scores a Guinness record as the first dual-core phone

LG Optimus 2X scores a Guinness record as the first dual-core phone

07 May, 2011 | comments (86)

LG Optimus 2X indeed is the world’s first dual-core smartphone (both announced and released). This achievement was acknowledged by the Guinness World Records – the Optimus 2X is the first dual-core phone available to the public. The Optimus 2X...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI


LG Optimus Black gets a price tag of 319 euro

LG Optimus Black gets a price tag of 319 euro

06 May, 2011 | comments (46)

The LG Optimus Black starts to finally roll out to stores around the world. Following yesterday's news that the phone will hit UK in the upcoming week, the Optimus Black has made it to the Philippines. The price of the LG Optimus Black there is...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI


HTC Desire Z will get Gingerbread by the end of June

HTC Desire Z will get Gingerbread by the end of June

06 May, 2011 | comments (79)

blockquote p { font: italic normal 13px/17px Arial; color: #474747; } blockquote { border-left: 3px solid #ddd; padding: 0 0 0 15px; margin: 10px 0px 10px 9px; } At last, it's confirmed - the HTC Desire Z is...

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The Android Market will overtake Apple's App Store by August 2011

The Android Market will overtake Apple's App Store by August 2011

05 May, 2011 | comments (113)

It's been a strong possibility for some time now but the Android Market looks like it'll finally overtake Apple's mighty App Store by August 2011. The culmination of the decelerating growth on Apple's App Store paired with the Android Market's...

Tags: Android, iOS, Misc


Samsung and AT&T launch the I997 Infuse 4G, we go hands-on

Samsung and AT&T launch the I997 Infuse 4G, we go hands-on

05 May, 2011 | comments (26)

Samsung and AT&T have just announced the market availability of the I997 Infuse 4G smartphone. The two companies held a dedicated event in New York to celebrate it. We were on site and we even managed to spend some quality time with the hot...


Latest Sony Ericsson XPERIA phones will be Facebook phones

Latest Sony Ericsson XPERIA phones will be Facebook phones

05 May, 2011 | comments (66)

blockquote p { font: italic normal 13px/17px Arial; color: #474747; } blockquote { border-left: 3px solid #ddd; padding: 0 0 0 15px; margin: 10px 0px 10px 9px; } Sony Ericsson just announced they plan to bump up...


Sony Ericsson announces the Xperia mini and mini pro

Sony Ericsson announces the Xperia mini and mini pro

05 May, 2011 | comments (93)

Sony Ericsson has just announced two new mini additions to the Xperia family – the Xperia mini and the Xperia mini pro, touting them as the smallest HD smartphones in the world. The two Mini devices feature Sony’s Mobile BRAVIA display engine and...


We launch Search Autocomplete v2.0, now turbo-charged

We launch Search Autocomplete v2.0, now turbo-charged

05 May, 2011 | comments (44)

blockquote p { font: italic normal 13px/17px Arial; color: #474747; } blockquote { border-left: 3px solid #ddd; padding: 0 0 0 15px; margin: 10px 0px 10px 9px; } Remember when we launched our search Autocomplete...

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