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Sony Ericsson Q1 results are in, still not out of the woods

Sony Ericsson Q1 results are in, still not out of the woods

19 April, 2011 | comments (30)

Sony Ericsson announced their financial results for the first quarter of 2011. The company is forming a very tight bond with Android and smartphones account for over 60% of the total phones shipped. This has driven the Average Selling Price...


White iPhone 4 coming to the UK on 20th April

White iPhone 4 coming to the UK on 20th April

19 April, 2011 | comments (38)

As we mentioned around this time last month, Apple's Philip Schiller confirmed that the once mythical white iPhone 4 would indeed be finally hitting the shelves ahead of the long run up to the arrival of the iPhone 5. With this in mind, it...

Tags: Apple, iPhone, iOS


Adobe Flash and iOS: The best of friends, sort of

Adobe Flash and iOS: The best of friends, sort of

18 April, 2011 | comments (65)

Unless we have all slipped into a different dimension it appears that some how Adobe Flash content will start to become available on all iOS devices (without jail-breaking, hacking or any other tomfoolery). Apple's big announcement regarding...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Adobe, Flash


Motorola Atrix for Orange UK in May, reduced price for the docks

Motorola Atrix for Orange UK in May, reduced price for the docks

18 April, 2011 | comments (18)

The Motorola Atrix 4G launched in the US a week ago and now the euro version (called just “Atrix”) has a launch date for the UK where it will be exclusive to Orange. The two cool docks will be available at reduced price with certain...


Samsung readies a 2GHz dual-core smartphone for 2012

Samsung readies a 2GHz dual-core smartphone for 2012

18 April, 2011 | comments (199)

Isn't smartphone evolution just wonderful? We've only just arrived at the dual-core stages of the mobile evolution and we are just about to witness another huge leap forward. Samsung has just revealed what their plans for the future hold and there's...

Tags: Samsung, Rumors


HTC might have a 16 megapixel WP7 phone in the works

HTC might have a 16 megapixel WP7 phone in the works

17 April, 2011 | comments (136)

HTC has never been a competitor into the megapixel race, but this might change soon. According to e a short video ad HTC is preparing a 16 megapixel cameraphone running on Windows Phone 7. The mysterious phone is similar to the Desire S, but...


Samsung Galaxy S gets Gingerbread as promised

Samsung Galaxy S gets Gingerbread as promised

16 April, 2011 | comments (153)

It looks like April is the month for the big names in the Android world to be rolling out their latest updates. Samsung is getting ready to release the updates to the Galaxy S. The HTC Desire family is looking to be getting some Gingerbread goodness...


Nokia Indoor Positioning promoted on video, looks cool

Nokia Indoor Positioning promoted on video, looks cool

15 April, 2011 | comments (95)

Back in 2010 at Nokia World in London, the Nokia Research Centre demonstrated a neat concept of navigating indoors. Now, there's a new version of the system and Nokia has put up a video promoting it. The system relies on a positioning beacon,...

Tags: Nokia, Misc


Windows Phone 7 browser aces the HTML5 drawing test

Windows Phone 7 browser aces the HTML5 drawing test

15 April, 2011 | comments (58)

Mangoes are apparently good for mobile web browsers – the Internet Explorer 9 that comes with the Mango update for Windows Phone 7 beat Mobile Safari and the Android Browser at a hardware-accelerated graphics rendering test, demonstrated at...


HTC Sense 3.0 won’t be supported on older HTC devices

HTC Sense 3.0 won’t be supported on older HTC devices

15 April, 2011 | comments (87)

It turns out that the new Sense UI 3.0, showcased on the HTC Sensation a couple of days back won't be supported by older HTC devices, due to hardware limitations. This would really create a serious software gap between the older and newer...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


Is Sony Ericsson working on a Walkman droid, the W15?

Is Sony Ericsson working on a Walkman droid, the W15?

15 April, 2011 | comments (65)

We had pretty much written off the Walkman brand at least as far as phones go. However, rumor has it that it might be poised for a comeback in the face of an XPERIA X8 based Android with all the appropriate sound playing internals. Right now...


T-Mobile G2x on sale online, $200 on 2-year contract in the US

T-Mobile G2x on sale online, $200 on 2-year contract in the US

15 April, 2011 | comments (17)

The T-Mobile G2x is available for anyone looking for some dual-core Android goodness. You can grab it only from T-Mobile USA’s website for now but it’ll be in brick and mortar stores as soon as next week. The T-Mobile G2x is the twin brother to...


Here's the Symbian Anna web browser, finally improved

Here's the Symbian Anna web browser, finally improved

14 April, 2011 | comments (145)

A big part of the Symbian^3 Anna update that Nokia unveiled on Money was the new web browser that reportedly brings improvements in both performance and usability. And the company seems pretty eager to show that it has done a good job with it,...


OmniVision unveils new 12.6MP sensor for cameraphones

OmniVision unveils new 12.6MP sensor for cameraphones

14 April, 2011 | comments (48)

OmniVision unveiled today a 12.6MP camera sensor, capable of shooting 1080p video at 60 frames per second. Naturally, the sensor is destined to find place in future smartphones. The new OV12825 sensor is not only capable of 1080p video...


Nokia W7 and W8 will lead the  Windows Phone 7 march

Nokia W7 and W8 will lead the Windows Phone 7 march

14 April, 2011 | comments (88)

Mobile Review's one-man Nokia rumor mill Eldar Murtazin has pushed out some details regarding the first fruits from the 'Microkia' (Microsoft/Nokia) team up, in the form of two new devices bearing the names W7 and W8. Not only are they not...


BlackBerry Bold Touch 9860 and Torch 9900 promo videos leak

BlackBerry Bold Touch 9860 and Torch 9900 promo videos leak

14 April, 2011 | comments (12)

Two 30-second promo clips of the upcoming BlackBerry Bold Torch 9860 and BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900 leaked today. As you'd imagine, the videos show some of the main features of the two phones and reconfirm RIM's intentions of putting them into...


LG Optimus 2X to get Gingerbread update in June or July

LG Optimus 2X to get Gingerbread update in June or July

14 April, 2011 | comments (34)

The LG Optimus 2X will be getting updated to Android 2.3 Gingerbread this summer. That’s according to the FAQ section of LG Denmark’s support site. The release date for the update isn’t as specific as some of you might have hoped for, but it's still...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI


Here is what 2011 holds for Windows Phone 7 - on video

Here is what 2011 holds for Windows Phone 7 - on video

13 April, 2011 | comments (89)

MIX11, Microsoft's developer conference devoted to all things Windows Phone, announced the latest features that developers will be able to get their hands on for free from May. Among other things, Joe Belfiore (Corporate VP for Windows Phone...


Samsung unveils Galaxy S Plus, ticks at 1.4GHz

Samsung unveils Galaxy S Plus, ticks at 1.4GHz

13 April, 2011 | comments (41)

Samsung has been treating the Russian market with an unusually warm heart lately. The other day they announced the Star II Duos and today it has pulled the veil on the special Galaxy S Plus, with both targeted to launch in Russia. The phone will...


Sony Ericsson XPERIA Mini Pro II leaks again, specs confirmed

Sony Ericsson XPERIA Mini Pro II leaks again, specs confirmed

13 April, 2011 | comments (45)

The Sony Ericsson XPERIA Mini Pro II, codenamed Mango, has leaked again in a Chinese forum, accompanied by a slew of photos. The rumored Android 2.3 and 1 GHz Snapdragon CPU are all but confirmed. This is the second leak of photos of the XPERIA...