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The next-gen iPhone gets a white paint job, poses for some photos

The next-gen iPhone gets a white paint job, poses for some photos

24 May, 2010 | comments (106)

The next-generation iPhone has been said to have a white color version for a long time but a faceplate by itself wasn't enough to convince us of that. But now we get to enjoy the whole thing wearing white clothes. White faceplate for the...


Major operators to lend LiMo a hand, new devices coming

Major operators to lend LiMo a hand, new devices coming

21 May, 2010 | comments (19)

According to Morgan Gillis, the Executive Director of LiMo foundation, three new carriers will be following Vodafone in releasing devices based on the LiMo platform by the end of the year. So far, Vodafone is the only European operator to offer...


HTC files a complaint against Apple, wants iPhone out of USA

HTC files a complaint against Apple, wants iPhone out of USA

13 May, 2010 | comments (265)

Today HTC filed a complaint against Apple with the United States International Trade Commission. According to HTC, Apple has infringed five HTC patents and its law department insists on halting the importation and sales of the iPhone, iPod and iPad...

Tags: HTC, Apple, iPhone, Misc


The next-gen iPhone spotted again, this time in Vietnam

The next-gen iPhone spotted again, this time in Vietnam

12 May, 2010 | comments (163)

Another iPhone has escaped the Apple headquarters. Where is it now? Doing a photo session in Vietnam. We are sure Steve Jobs is already instructing the SWAT teams on the unmarked choppers in the backyard. There isn't much new information revealed...


HD video recording on the iPhone 4G confirmed, sort of

HD video recording on the iPhone 4G confirmed, sort of

06 May, 2010 | comments (228)

We already know the next iPhone will most probably pack a 5 megapixel camera with additional LED flash. That along with the snappy CPU inside surely makes 720p video recording a likely feature. We just found the first hard evidence of that. It was...


Stats on iPhone and Android show device and OS distributions

Stats on iPhone and Android show device and OS distributions

28 April, 2010 | comments (10)

Stats time again - this time we'll look at how Android OS versions are distributed as well as the iPhone OS. What do you think is more popular - iPhone 3G or 2nd-gen iPod touch? Which version of Android generates the most mobile Internet traffic?...

Tags: Android, iPhone, Misc


redsn0w beta for iPhone OS 4.0 released for devs

redsn0w beta for iPhone OS 4.0 released for devs

16 April, 2010 | comments (47)

The cat and mouse game between Apple and hackers goes on - a beta version of the redsn0w jailbreak tool has been released for developers of jailbroken apps. It's still in the early stages, but it should help developers of jailbroken apps to make...

Tags: Apple, iPhone


Opera Mini for iPhone approved, now available at the App Store

Opera Mini for iPhone approved, now available at the App Store

13 April, 2010 | comments (108)

More than 50 million phones around the globe run the Opera Mini web browser and now 50 million iPhones can join the party since the Opera Mini for iPhone has just been approved and is now available for free at Apple's App Store. By compressing...

Tags: Opera, Apple, iPhone


iPhone OS 4 comes on 8 April, brings video calls to the iPhone

iPhone OS 4 comes on 8 April, brings video calls to the iPhone

6 April, 2010 | comments (245)

While Apple are still mum when it comes to the launch date of the next-gen iPhone, surprisingly, they have just announced when is coming the next iPhone OS. The iPhone OS 4 will be unveiled in a couple of days, on 8 April. And, reportedly, it will...


Hackintoshing iPhone OS on HTC Hero, and we have it on video

Hackintoshing iPhone OS on HTC Hero, and we have it on video

01 April, 2010 | comments (76)

Update 02 April: April Fools’ Day prank. Here is how it’s done. First we captured a video of a real iPhone - notice that the sequence shown on the video can be produced by pressing the Home button only. Then we cropped and resampled the video, so...

Tags: Android, Apple, iPhone


MapQuest 4 Mobile iPhone adds voice guidance, remains free

MapQuest 4 Mobile iPhone adds voice guidance, remains free

30 March, 2010 | comments (16)

There are very few free GPS navigation apps for the iPhone and none that pack voice guidance. Today MapQuest 4 Mobile became the first to combine the best of both worlds, bringing joy to the iPhone users in the US. The MapQuest 4 Mobile is...


Opera Mini for iPhone is an approval away from the AppStore

Opera Mini for iPhone is an approval away from the AppStore

23 March, 2010 | comments (40)

Opera Mini for iPhone was first demoed at this year's MWC and now it's only a step away from its launch. The application is obviously ready and has just been submitted to the Apple AppStore. Once it's approved, you'll be able enjoy it on your iPhone...

Tags: Apple, iPhone, Opera


AppleStore US to sell iPhones contract-free, still locked though

AppleStore US to sell iPhones contract-free, still locked though

23 March, 2010 | comments (47)

Summer is coming and so is the next generation of iPhone. That sounds like a good reason for Apple and AT&T to get rid of the old iPhones and make some room for the new batch. And indeed, they are about to do so. Reportedly, as of next week you...

Tags: Apple, iPhone, AT&T


Sygic AURA SatNav app has 3D maps, supports many platforms

Sygic AURA SatNav app has 3D maps, supports many platforms

05 March, 2010 | comments (23)

The SatNav business has been turned on its head a couple times in the last year, but none of the competitors are giving up. A new challenger, the Sygic AURA, is hitting just about every smartphone platform around. The Sygic AURA puts an emphasis...


Bars and pie charts: a survey into mobile phone usage and owners

Bars and pie charts: a survey into mobile phone usage and owners

26 February, 2010 | comments (106)

Android users are mostly males and iPod Touch owners are primarily teenagers. How do we know? We stumbled on a very interesting survey courtesy of AdMob, that's how. For example, did you know that iPhone users and Android users download the same...


VoIP over 3G networks now available on the iPhone with iCall

VoIP over 3G networks now available on the iPhone with iCall

28 January, 2010 | comments (21)

VoIP on the iPhone has quite a turbulent past, but they eventually reached a compromise - VoIP apps are allowed but only through Wi-Fi. But that was quite limiting - VoIP apps usually offer free calls between two users running the app, but the...

Tags: iPhone, Misc


Enough waiting: Vodafone UK starts selling iPhone 3G and 3GS

Enough waiting: Vodafone UK starts selling iPhone 3G and 3GS

14 January, 2010 | comments (47)

It was about time! Vodafone is the last one of the UK majors to hop on the iPhone bandwagon. Vodafone UK customers wait is over: as of today they can get an iPhone with varied prices and plans. As we told you nearly a month ago, January 14 was...

Tags: Vodafone, iPhone, Misc


Apple App Store hits 3 billion downloads in just 18 months

Apple App Store hits 3 billion downloads in just 18 months

06 January, 2010 | comments (45)

Happy 3 billion downloads to the Apple App Store. Yep, the 100,000 plus applications in the App Store have been downloaded over 3 billion times in just a year and a half. Steve Jobs says it's like nothing they've seen before - well, Mr. Jobs, it's...

Tags: Apple, iPhone, Misc


iPhone hits Vodafone UK on 14 January, rewards for pre-ordering

iPhone hits Vodafone UK on 14 January, rewards for pre-ordering

21 December, 2009 | comments (223)

Vodafone UK will start offering iPhone 3G and 3GS from 14 January. You can grab a 16GB 3GS for free on 45 pounds monthly on a two-year contract. All those who pre-order it will receive free Vodafone calls for as long as the contract...


Goggles provide camera-aided Google search to Android

Goggles provide camera-aided Google search to Android

08 December, 2009 | comments (22)

No one doubted that Google will take proper care of its own mobile OS, giving it all the care and attention it needs to grow up nice and strong. Their developers have just come up with a handful of new features for Android, called Google Goggles and...