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Galaxy Nexus pricing and availability surfaces, costs $800

Galaxy Nexus pricing and availability surfaces, costs $800

19 October, 2011 | comments (143)

The whopping excitement from what seemed to be ages waiting for the Galaxy Nexus with Ice Cream Sandwich to be announced, now turns into wondering when the device will be launched and most importantly how much of an impact it's going to make on your...


Samsung Galaxy Nexus designed with bypassing patents in mind

Samsung Galaxy Nexus designed with bypassing patents in mind

19 October, 2011 | comments (103)

After yesterday's Ice Cream Sandwich event, Samsung's president of all things mobile JK Shin made an interesting note about the freshly announced Galaxy Nexus and the ongoing patent attrition warfare with Apple. Now, Samsung wants to put a...


Expect a bunch of new Nokia WP7 phones, Ballmer says, new chassis

Expect a bunch of new Nokia WP7 phones, Ballmer says, new chassis

19 October, 2011 | comments (74)

After the announcement of the eagerly awaited Samsung Galaxy Nexus running the latest Android 4.0, it's now time to turn our heads to the next main event, which is exactly a week away from now. Yes, we are talking about Nokia World, taking place in...


Vertu launch first touch device - the new Constellation

Vertu launch first touch device - the new Constellation

19 October, 2011 | comments (25)

Vertu have just launched the Constellation and Constellation Precious - two very high-class, luxurious top of the line executive devices, which just happen to be Vertu's first go at touchscreen. There's no word on pricing or actual availability just...


Samsung Galaxy Nexus is finally official, comes in November

Samsung Galaxy Nexus is finally official, comes in November

18 October, 2011 | comments (198)

Finally, the news the whole Android community has been waiting for has arrived! Samsung and Google announced in their Unpacked event in Hong Kong the Samsung Galaxy Nexus. It's been a heavy rumor period for the device, as the Galaxy Nexus...


Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich announced

Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich announced

19 October, 2011 | comments (48)

The Google and Samsung is currently underway in Hong Kong. We're expecting to see the announcement of the Galaxy Nexus anytime now. Andy Rubin just made the Google Nexus official. You can read about it in detail here. Ice Cream Sandwich...


Samsung Galaxy Nexus pops up, hints Verizon exclusivity

Samsung Galaxy Nexus pops up, hints Verizon exclusivity

18 October, 2011 | comments (37)

Don't get overexcited just yet, the event for the announcement of the Samsung Galaxy Nexus is just less than three hours away, but that doesn't mean the fun can't begin right now. The first official press photo of the Galaxy Nexus has showed on...


Motorola announces the DROID RAZR, slimmest smartphone yet

Motorola announces the DROID RAZR, slimmest smartphone yet

18 October, 2011 | comments (147)

Well, we got a glimpse of it, and now after numerous leaks Motorola has finally dropped the curtain of the LTE-boasting Motorola DROID RAZR. Although it's the successor of the once hugely famous Motorola RAZR, the only thing it shares with it is the...


RIM announces BBX - the new platform for phones and tablets

RIM announces BBX - the new platform for phones and tablets

18 October, 2011 | comments (26)

Quite expectedly RIM has just announced its new platform called BBX. BBX combines "the best of BlackBerry and the best of QNX", as RIM puts it. The new BBX-OS based on this BBX platform will be for both smartphones and tablets, and will offer...


Samsung Galaxy Nexus leaks ahead of tomorrow's ICS event

Samsung Galaxy Nexus leaks ahead of tomorrow's ICS event

18 October, 2011 | comments (91)

Looks like Japanese carrier NTT DoCoMo just couldn't wait any longer and announced Google's next Nexus phone, the Galaxy Nexus, hours before its official unveil at the joint Google and Samsung event in Hong Kong. Luckily for us geeks, the carrier...


Motorola DROID RAZR image leaks before launch

Motorola DROID RAZR image leaks before launch

18 October, 2011 | comments (64)

We're about twelve hours away from the Motorola event where they will be announcing the new DROID RAZR. Of course, they never mentioned the name of the device but the previous leaks and the teaser video provided enough clues. But if you think they...


Mango-running Nokia 710 peeks out of Nokia Developers site

Mango-running Nokia 710 peeks out of Nokia Developers site

17 October, 2011 | comments (72)

With Nokia World fast approaching more and more upcoming Windows Phone 7.5 Mango devices getting their noses out of the closet. First it was the Nokia Sun, which was leaked from an Orange France roadmap and now it's the Nokia 710, found in Nokia's...


iPhone 4S and Galaxy S II snap sale records just like that

iPhone 4S and Galaxy S II snap sale records just like that

17 October, 2011 | comments (143)

It's been only three days since the iPhone 4S started selling and it has already managed to allure more than 4 million people into buying it. Put in retrospect, in its first days of availability, the iPhone 4S outsells its predecessor more than two...


RIM to offer all Blackberry users free apps starting October 19

RIM to offer all Blackberry users free apps starting October 19

17 October, 2011 | comments (57)

RIM takes its apologies one step further after the nasty outage of RIM's servers which made all Blackberry users' life hell for a period of up to three days. Following the company's official excuse issued in a press release, now Research in Motion...


Atrix 2 online at AT&T store, costs $99 on a two-year deal

Atrix 2 online at AT&T store, costs $99 on a two-year deal

17 October, 2011 | comments (13)

The Motorola Atrix is available for purchase at AT&T's online retail store for a penny under the $100 range. The successor to Moto's dual-core pioneer will set you back $99 on a two-year contract with a data plan. The Atrix 2 was announced for...


BlackBerry 9380 and 9790 get officially announced, sort of

BlackBerry 9380 and 9790 get officially announced, sort of

16 October, 2011 | comments (15)

RIM has announced the new BlackBerry 9380 and 9790 smartphones. However, this is not your usual announcement, with detailed specs and press images. The announcement comes in the form of a blog post which was addressed towards the developer...


Sony Ericsson Q3 results: 0 profit, smartphone-only portfolio in 2012

Sony Ericsson Q3 results: 0 profit, smartphone-only portfolio in 2012

14 October, 2011 | comments (131)

Sony Ericsson is still walking the line of profitability and has crossed it a few times in the last few quarters. The third quarter of 2011 saw a decrease in most of the major stats year-over-year (YoY), but the company did perform better than it...


Google Q3 profits beat estimates, 190M Androids activated

Google Q3 profits beat estimates, 190M Androids activated

14 October, 2011 | comments (34)

Larry Page, who not so long ago took over as Google's CEO, handed in the company's Q3 financial results with a big smile on his face. Revenues were up 33% Year-on-Year (YoY) to $9.72 billion. Of that cool 31% transferred into operating income...

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Samsung Galaxy Nexus to be announced October 19th

Samsung Galaxy Nexus to be announced October 19th

14 October, 2011 | comments (119)

We've all been aware of the continued partnership between Samsung and Google with regard to the birth of the third Googlephone, following on from the Samsung Nexus S, for some time now. The Nexus Prime or Galaxy Nexus as it has more recently been...


Samsung Galaxy W coming to T-Mobile USA as Exhibit II 4G

Samsung Galaxy W coming to T-Mobile USA as Exhibit II 4G

13 October, 2011 | comments (12)

T-Mobile USA is readying a replacement for the Samsung Exhibit 4G, which is barely a few months old. It's called the Exhibit II 4G and is a T-Mobile version of the Samsung Galaxy W (which we have previewed). The Samsung Exhibit II 4G for...