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Sony Ericsson XPERIA Neo goes on pre-order in Germany

Sony Ericsson XPERIA Neo goes on pre-order in Germany

09 March, 2011 | comments (99)

We just got word on the pricing of one of the latest and greatest Android smartphones. The Sony Ericsson XPERIA Neo has just gone on pre-order on the German Amazon website and it costs the nicely sounding €346. You can even get it for a slightly...


Nokia X1-00 brings a lot of BANG for 35 euro worth of buck

Nokia X1-00 brings a lot of BANG for 35 euro worth of buck

08 March, 2011 | comments (95)

How low can you go? The Nokia X1-00 aims for a sub €35 price and with dedicated music keys, powerful loudspeaker and a microSD card slot, the X1-00 makes for a great portable music player. The Nokia X1-00 has a strong focus on music - the...

Tags: Nokia


Nokia E7 goes on pre-order in the US, prepare $679 for this April

Nokia E7 goes on pre-order in the US, prepare $679 for this April

08 March, 2011 | comments (101)

Nokia recently launched the pre-order campaign for their current flagship, the Nokia E7. The smartphone will start shipping in early April in the US despite that it already is available elsewhere in the world. The unlocked version of the Nokia E7...


Android pips BlackBerry OS for the lead in US subscriber charts

Android pips BlackBerry OS for the lead in US subscriber charts

08 March, 2011 | comments (56)

We all knew Android is the best-selling smartphone OS in the US (and worldwide for that matter), but the latest ComScore report shows that it has gone even further. The published chart shows that the Google OS has just overtaken BlackBerry and has...


Samsung S3850 Corby II is official, packs Wi-Fi b/g/n, SNS integration

Samsung S3850 Corby II is official, packs Wi-Fi b/g/n, SNS integration

08 March, 2011 | comments (11)

The Samsung S3850 Corby II has shed its unofficial tag and is ready to carry on the fun, affordable touch phone legacy of the original. With a 3.14" screen and Wi-Fi b/g/n the Corby II is noticeably more capable but hasn't lost its fun streak either...

Tags: Samsung, Touch UI


Nokia is selling Qt commercial licensing and services to Digia

Nokia is selling Qt commercial licensing and services to Digia

07 March, 2011 | comments (59)

Symbian developers will probably want to sit down for this. In a deal that would go through by the end of the month, Nokia will sell the Qt commercial licensing to another Finnish company, Digia, but says that they will continue to invest in the...

Tags: Nokia, Symbian, MeeGo, Misc


LG Optimus Black costs 460 euro in the UK, comes March or April

LG Optimus Black costs 460 euro in the UK, comes March or April

07 March, 2011 | comments (15)

The super slim Optimus Black packing the bright NOVA display will cost around €430 when it goes on sale in Singapore in April, but you can already pre-order it in the UK for a similar pricetag. This means that the Black is going to be easier on your...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI


iOS 4.3 GM is in the devs hands, already jailbroken and tweaked

iOS 4.3 GM is in the devs hands, already jailbroken and tweaked

07 March, 2011 | comments (31)

Since the iOS 4.3 update is coming this Friday it's no surprise the Gold Master image is already into the developers' hands. The better news is the GM is already jailbroken, benchmarked and the fancy multi-touch features are still inside and can be...


LG Optimus 2X going to T-Mobile USA as the G2x?

LG Optimus 2X going to T-Mobile USA as the G2x?

07 March, 2011 | comments (9)

T-Mobile USA users have limited choice of smartphones as the carrier uses unconventional 3G bands. Well, any T-Mo subscribers with an appetite for the Tegra2 powered LG Optimus 2X should be on the lookout for T-Mobile G2x. Some leaked materials...


Spy shots reveal a Sony Ericsson Windows Phone 7 prototype

Spy shots reveal a Sony Ericsson Windows Phone 7 prototype

07 March, 2011 | comments (40)

Sony Ericson is getting back in shape in increasingly larger leaps. Their Android lineup is getting more and more competitive and now it seems that Windows Phone 7 is in the cards. Some blurry spy shots reveal a Windows Phone 7 device with a full...


Froyo-packing Samsung Galaxy Pro announced

Froyo-packing Samsung Galaxy Pro announced

07 March, 2011 | comments (44)

Samsung has just unveiled their latest Android smartphone called the Galaxy Pro. The mid-range QWERTY bar comes with a 2.8" landscape screen and should appeal to those in search of a powerful messaging smartphone in a compact shell. We can't...


Nokia N8 Producers winners announced, win zero-gravity ride

Nokia N8 Producers winners announced, win zero-gravity ride

05 March, 2011 | comments (81)

December last year, Nokia started the Nokia N8 Producers contest - where up-and-coming filmmakers can take a crack at shooting a short with the N8 and win a zero-gravity trip on a specially modified plane. Of all who submitted their videos to the...


The Havok game engine demoed on the Sony Ericsson XPERIA Play

The Havok game engine demoed on the Sony Ericsson XPERIA Play

04 March, 2011 | comments (70)

As we reported yesterday, the guys behind the Havok game engine teamed up with Sony Ericsson to provide better gaming experience for Android users. As a result, today an interesting video demonstrating the power and capabilities of the Havok engine...


Samsung’s Exynos 4210 gaming side shown off at the GDC 2011

Samsung’s Exynos 4210 gaming side shown off at the GDC 2011

04 March, 2011 | comments (53)

The Samsung Orion SoC (Exynos 4210), packing a dual-core 1Ghz ARM Cortex A9 CPU and the Mali-400 graphics, has been making comfortable at this year’s Games Developers Conference. There, the Exynos 4210 was showcased runing 3D games in...


Motorola says the Flipout and Charm will not get Froyo, ever

Motorola says the Flipout and Charm will not get Froyo, ever

04 March, 2011 | comments (67)

Motorola Flipout and Charm users, we have to break out some bad news. Motorola won’t be bringing out a Froyo update to your devices. Yes, it sucks, but Moto has long stated that their users should buy their devices for what they're worth and now...


Microsoft resumes  the February WP7 update for Samsung phones

Microsoft resumes the February WP7 update for Samsung phones

03 March, 2011 | comments (41)

It looks like Microsoft has ironed out the issues that plagued the first update for their WP7 mobile platform. The issues that lead to bricking of some Samsung Omnia 7 units are now taken care of and the update has been made available once...


The NVIDIA Tegra 2-powered Samsung I9103 Galaxy S II is real

The NVIDIA Tegra 2-powered Samsung I9103 Galaxy S II is real

03 March, 2011 | comments (59)

NVIDIA just went ahead and confirmed the existence of a Tegra 2 version of the Samsung Galaxy S II. The Korean company announced that their Super AMOLED Plus-packing flagship was going to run on the home-brewed Exynos chipset, but supply shortages...


Samsung Galaxy Ace hits Vodafone UK, free on a contract

Samsung Galaxy Ace hits Vodafone UK, free on a contract

03 March, 2011 | comments (11)

Vodafone UK will be the next carrier to get the Samsung S5830 Galaxy Ace. One of the most popular midrange Android smartphones will go for free on two-year contracts costings 25£/month or more. We already wrote on the Galaxy Ace hitting the...


iOS 4.3 coming 11 March, brings wireless hotspot to the iPhone 4

iOS 4.3 coming 11 March, brings wireless hotspot to the iPhone 4

02 March, 2011 | comments (70)

Besides announcing the Apple iPad 2 at today's event, Apple also announced the eagerly awaited iOS 4.3. The new version is not really ground-breaking but it brings along a host of welcomed changes. iOS 4.3 is officially out Some of the new...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Touch UI


Apple iPad 2 goes live with dual-core A5 CPU, white one too

Apple iPad 2 goes live with dual-core A5 CPU, white one too

02 March, 2011 | comments (152)

Just as expected today Apple announced the successor of their extremely popular iPad tablet. The iPad 2 comes with a dual-core A5 CPU and retains the 9.7" screen diagonal and the XGA resolution (1024 x 768 pixels) of its predecessor. Apple...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Touch UI