Posts Tagged ‘cellphones’

T-Mobile, HTC, and RIM team up for device trade-ins

Tuesday, April 28, 2009 4:14 No Comments

That shiny and swanky new Berry or HTC device while the top of your digital world now (or then), will at some point become old and busted.  Or, you simply may just grow tired of it or be completely wowed by the next latest and greatest mobile device.  Whatever the case, T-Mobile, RIM, and HTC [...]

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Mobile Payments *slowly* gaining momentum. 2012 the year of mass acceptance?

Friday, April 24, 2009 12:30 No Comments

If there is one thing people like, it is taking ten different objects and turning them into one multi-function power house.  For the digital minded, that is why we have smartphones.  Calendars, address books, web browsers, email, etc. are all at our finger tips meaning we don’t have to carry each one of the mentioned [...]

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What is the next “feature craze” on mobile phones?

Friday, April 17, 2009 14:28 No Comments

Look at the cellphone/smartphone/mobile device you are carrying around with you. Take a second to think about every feature that it has and what it can do. We take many mundane, simple features for granted every day such as MMS, Bluetooth, and now even WiFi and 3G. Such features just a few short years ago were seen as “big ticket” items that many were willing to pay dearly for. With each new revolution or advancement in mobile technology comes with it the attention of the devout few followers, those who love their gadgets so much they would tell little Jimmy that he will have to buy his own bike because papa is getting a new Blackberry. Looking at your current phone, regardless of how new or old it is, as well as looking at what is in technology magazines and websites today as the up and coming mobile tech, what will be “the” next thing?

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Morphing keys and foldable OLED displays eventually brought to you by: Kyocera

Friday, April 17, 2009 6:24 No Comments

If the leading edge is your thing, Kyocera has something that is going to knock your socks off.  Shown off at CTIA, the EOS is a smartphone build entirely of a foldable OLED display.  The EOS will give future users the ability to fold the phone into two configurations: portrait mode with full qwerty, and [...]

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Can’t get any cellphone reception…thank god there’s a satellite to back you up.

Tuesday, April 14, 2009 13:40 No Comments

At the mere mentioning of the word “satellite phone” some of you may start to cringe and remember a failed attempt at what looked good on paper. Instead of having to deal with wireless towers sucking up physical space, why not just launch some more junk in to space to meet our wireless communication needs.

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Wow your friends with the Glassy Glassy Cell Phone [concept]

Tuesday, April 14, 2009 12:51 No Comments


In a world of unoriginal mobile deviecs and handsets where everyone is routinely playing catch up, it is nice to see a glimmer of hope in regards to something new and innovative that will usher in the next wave of design.  No this isn’t an Apple product folks.  The stunningly beautiful and classy device above [...]

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QA4 Evoke signals the rebirth of Moto?

Monday, March 30, 2009 13:31 No Comments

This fine Monday morning Motorola has made known that they are done designing and manufacturing lowly products that time and time again fail to impress. (Hopefully).  Starting their rebirth, the QA4 Evoke is actually a pretty darn good looking device.  Actually, really good.  But it isn’t all just a pretty face.  The features of Moto’s [...]

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LG GM200: Dolby and FM Tuner inside

Friday, March 27, 2009 12:49 No Comments

With all of the tech loving world continually lusting after highend and most of the time expensive phones, it makes sense to take a step back and look at some less than top end models for the broader range of what people can actually afford.  Today’s phone ‘0 bargin comes by of LG in the [...]

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AT&T roadmap of the near future reveals many digital goods!

Friday, March 13, 2009 13:49 No Comments

AT&T users have reason to crack open a cold one and celebrate this afternoon as news of near up and coming handsets has been revealed.  What handsets you ask?

June 9th…Sony Ericsson C905
May 9th…”Mystery Samsung “BJ 2″…Blackjack variant?
May 9th…LG Neon
April 9th…LG Xenon
March 26th…Samsung Impression: a slider based phone featuring a 3 megapixel camera
March 24th…Nokia Piranha: Being [...]

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Samsung A877 coolest “dumbphone”?

Tuesday, March 10, 2009 17:34 No Comments

Smartphones are where it’s currently at.  Even in the ever sinking economy, people are snapping up smartphones like nobodies business.  The mobile internet age is finally dawning.  ”Feature” phones and “dumb” phones still have some fight in them though as not everyone needs the world at their finger tips.  For those, the Samsung A877 looks [...]

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Samsung Memoir: First 8mp U.S. shooter…not so great night shots

Sunday, February 15, 2009 20:10 No Comments

One would think that an 8mp camera phone being hyped for it’s camera would be impeccable in every way, however, according to Mobile Crunch the Memoir falters just a tad in that area.  In a hands-on review, Mobile Crunch praised the Memoir for it’s high MP count, though low light pictures proved tricky as the phone displayed ”surprisingly blurry, blue and [...]

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More Verizon phones let loose by leaked Verizon roadmap

Sunday, February 15, 2009 19:34 No Comments

So you love Verizon and equally love leaked phone roadmaps?  Awesome, this is your night!  ManTooth over at Howard Forums managed to get a snapshot of Verizon’s early spring roadmap.  What does it reveal to us?  The LG Versa which is shaking up the mobile world with its modular construction.  The Nokia 7205 (Intrigue) with it’s sleek [...]

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Sony’s “Idou” 12.1 megapixel behemoth starts the MWC party a little early.

Sunday, February 15, 2009 16:13 No Comments

Mobile photographers have a new love to lust after starting…now!  It seems as if with every passing week, the crown of “highest megapixel toting camera phone” constantly gets shuffled around.  With MWC just around the corner, that crown shuffling is sure to go into over drive.  In the measly sea full of lesser desirable phones, [...]

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Shake SMS for Nokia 5800: Shake to control your SMS, Shake it real good!

Saturday, February 14, 2009 10:12 1 Comment

Have you ever received a text message and thought to yourself, “Man, I wish I could just randomly shake and jerk my phone to make this more intuitive!”  If that describes you to a “T”, there is hope for you.  eVIL D over at Daily Mobile has released “Shake SMS” for the Nokia 5800 allowing [...]

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Samsung/Texas Instruments announce two Pico Projector packin’ phones.o

Friday, February 13, 2009 16:23 No Comments

Whew!  What a mouthful.  Anywho, Samsung along with Texas instruments announced today two new phones that will be the first to market with the much talked about pico projectors.  What is it?  Basically a shrunken version of a normal projector, so now you can share with everyone your sappy home movies or whatever it is [...]

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