Posts Tagged ‘MWC’

LG GD910 watchphone to cost a cool $1,500…*who needs two kidneys*?!

Monday, February 23, 2009 18:46 2 Comments

Ouch!  Chalk the watchphone up there with the private island and jet you’ve been saving up for.  The LG GD910 watch phone slated for release on Orange UK has been priced at $1,500!  Granted it is very cool tech though not entirely a new concept still looks mighty sexy and appears appeared as if it [...]

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TouchPro2 coming sooner rather than later?

Monday, February 23, 2009 18:19 2 Comments

One of HTC’s biggest announcement, (to North American’s anyway), was that of the TouchPro2 comming to North America.  Long has N.A. been given the less than warm shoulder in the sense that many of HTC’s latest and greatest came across the pond many weeks and sometimes many months after our European friends had been yakin’ [...]

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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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“Cupcake” bringing YouTube favorites to your homescreen

Wednesday, February 18, 2009 14:16 No Comments

Fans of the still elusive cupcake update for Android have another reason to lust.  Mobile Crunch discovered while playing around with an HTC Magic at MWC that a new folder popped up in the “live folders” screen: YouTube Favorites.  It is the first live update folder that doesn’t pertain to contacts alone.  In true live [...]

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Yahoo outs “Yahoo! Mobile Service”

Tuesday, February 17, 2009 20:02 No Comments

If you are a Yahooligan and are just crazy for the late and not so great tech company plus love connecting a million things on your cell phone.  Sit down and listen up.  Yahoo announced the Yahoo! Mobile Service at MWC to the joy of many.  Yahoo’s new service is a big jump from their [...]

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LG: “1 Android phone by June…2 more by end of year”

Tuesday, February 17, 2009 15:57 4 Comments

Until now, the only Android device in the U.S. has been HTC.  They were in fact the first manufacturer to debut the mobile OS.  Times are a changin’ as more manufacturers announce their own plans to bring the open source goodness to their handsets.  Today, LG has announced that by June we will see an [...]

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SEVEN making a new home on Android

Tuesday, February 17, 2009 15:00 No Comments

When Android was announced by Google, the mobile world was taken by storm…at some times a slow rumbling storm but a storm none the less.  People had high hopes back in those early pre-android days.  Fast forward and Android is definitely a player in the mobile market.  However it isn’t perfect and still has a [...]

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Redmonds “My Phone” now live

Tuesday, February 17, 2009 13:43 3 Comments

Barcelona was the home to Microsoft’s grand revealing of 2009 as as far as mobile services go. Sadly, while WinMo 6.5 and Windows Marketplace won’t be available until late this year, Microsoft did give us something somewhat tangible to get our hands on…My Phone.  For the cave dwellers out there who haven’t had the [...]

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HTC Magic (G2) announced by HTC and Vodafone

Tuesday, February 17, 2009 11:03 2 Comments

Today at MWC Vodafone and HTC jointly announced the next iteration in the “G” series line of phones. The new phone brings several refinements though nothing truly revolutionary. With such features as: *obviously Android*, a 528 MHz Qualcomm MSM7201a processor, 512MB ROM / 192MB RAM, 3.2″ (guestimate) HVGA touchscreen display, 3.2 megapixel camear [...]

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Nvidia Tegra in pictures!

Tuesday, February 17, 2009 10:44 No Comments

Engadget was lucky enough to get some hands (and eyes) on time with Nvidia’s Tegra platform. At MWC Nvidia had a proof of concept device connected to a large LCD and pushing 1080p TV to it without breaking a sweat. The sweet part is the claimed 10 hour battery life while doing the [...]

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Nokia’s pride and joy (N97) coming in June 2009

Monday, February 16, 2009 20:15 No Comments

Nokia’s bread and butter, pride and joy, cream of the crop, call it whatever you want.  The much hyped Nokia N97 is coming!  Mark you calendar folks for June 2009.  That is the month in which the N97 will be available to mere mortals.  If you’ve somehow forgotten, the N97 is a 3.5″ 640 x [...]

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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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“uCan” brings apps and drivers to a trendy little memory stick near you.

Monday, February 16, 2009 16:03 1 Comment

Every consider loading a bunch of your favorite apps on a memory stick so no matter what computer  you at you can do what you want without having to sweat the small things such as if you admin privileges or not?  If that sly devil is you, Option has something for you.  Option is known for making [...]

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James Bondesque LG G910 watchphone coming to Orange

Monday, February 16, 2009 14:29 No Comments

The luckiest carrier in the world (in my opinion) has just become Orange UK.  Orange has announced that they will be the first carrier in the world to carry LG’s amazingly cool G910 watchphone.  Available later this year with a current price of “pick a number”, many are sure to start shaking uncontrollably.  Orange will [...]

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