Posts Tagged ‘Cell Phones’

Heidi Klum: “LG’s Ambassador of Style”.

Monday, April 27, 2009 7:14 No Comments

If one thing could ever help cell phone accessory sales, it would be marketing said accessories behind a super model.  Yes, it is true that in the U.S., one of the best ways to sell something is having an extremely attractive woman behind it.  Something about that method causes men to practically throw their wallets [...]

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Nokia 5800 soon to receive capacitive touchscreen?

Friday, April 17, 2009 10:06 No Comments

If you are a current Nokia 5800 owner and have a certain beef with the current resistive touchscreen your fortunes may be on the up and up.  It is being reported that the next iteration of the popular Nokia handset will sport a more accurate and easily navigated capacitive touchscreen.  According to sources at a [...]

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LG Viewty II coming soon?

Tuesday, March 3, 2009 10:48 1 Comment

LG’s Viewty was a pretty successful phone.  The Viewty II is looking to be even better.  The LG GC900 which was on display at the LG Dealer show today was a welcome surprise that hints at release very soon.  Who wouldn’t love a media rich, feature packed phone with specs such as:

3″ WVGA (800 x [...]

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Alcatel QT-707/800 bringing Average back!

Monday, March 2, 2009 21:17 1 Comment

While geeks tend to gravitate towards the most expensive and feature packed phones, the slightly  more frugal and sometimes financially minded will forgo these techie gizmos for more average packed phones.  You know ones that handle the basics such as calling and….um…calling.  Alcatel’s latest entry level offerings won’t do anything for the spec sheet connoisseur in your [...]

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Coral-200 adds solar power to the feature list

Thursday, February 19, 2009 16:26 No Comments

Have you ever been out and about around town and have your phone die on you.  You might have had a charger but it doesn’t do you much good if you’re not near a power source.  All is not lost.  Digicel and ZTE have come together and come up with a solution to this ancient [...]

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Sony’s Xperia X1 getting 4 new panels

Tuesday, February 17, 2009 16:15 No Comments

And we’re not talking flanel panels either.  These are high quality all digital panels.  Woo hoo!  Complete and utter ridiculous non-sense aside, the 4 new panels will consist of: CNN, Skype, Mytopia, and “On-the-road”.  Of course with the CNN panel you will be getting the latest in news coverage including everything form sports to weather. [...]

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LG Globus TU330…quite the yawner…

Monday, February 16, 2009 22:30 No Comments

I know in the economic hardships, gadgets and electronics aren’t on the top of many peoples’ priority lists.  The LG Globus is a prime example of frugality at its finest.  While not the feature beast set to decimate the feature phone world, at least it does bring some features to the table.  A 1.3 megapixel [...]

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Motion sensing coming to SIM cards via SIMSense

Monday, February 16, 2009 18:43 No Comments

Accelerometers are quickly becoming a standard feature on many smartphones and even making their way to a few feature phones.  As accelerometer adoption increases, mobile apps and services will surely take advantage of the ability to sense motion.  However people with accelerometerless handsets will be left out in the cold, thinking only of what could [...]

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LG GD900 lays down for another shot.

Monday, February 16, 2009 18:10 No Comments

The previously mentioned LG GD900 gets another mention today as it is just plain cool.  Except this time a much better stance is shown.  For those of you who don’t remember, the LG GD900 is a sleek handset sporting a completely transparent keypad!  As is yesterday, other information is still unknown so all you have [...]

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Acer unleashes a fury on the mobile market with a plethora of new phones

Monday, February 16, 2009 16:27 1 Comment

When you hear Acer you think laptop, desktop, monitor, and now cell phone.  Acer is making the move into a quickly expanding market with little room for error and extreme competition.  The entrance into the market brings with them several intriguing handsets that appear to offer some pretty good looks and features to boot.  Step [...]

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Nokia N86 shown off at none other than….Nokia Showcase 2009?

Monday, February 16, 2009 13:09 No Comments

The question mark above doesn’t display a question of certainty, but instead a question of what is Nokia thinking!  MWC is by the biggest mobile conference in the world with scores of vendors and journalists from all over the world…in one place…to see new cell phones.  So, what does Nokia do with their most unknown [...]

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$1,168 LG KS-500…’nough said

Sunday, February 15, 2009 23:55 3 Comments

When cell phone buyers search for the perfect phone to replace their aging oldie, price is usually a factor they consider.  However, for the more techy, nerdy smartphone buyers, price has no place in the minds nor their decisions for their new digital fix.  Regardless of what type of person your are, the LG KS-500 [...]

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