News: Mobile Phones
Wednesday, 11 Jul 2012
Android 4.1 will be available as an over-the-air update in the coming days for users of HSPA+ Samsung Galaxy Nexus. Nexus S and Motorola Xoom users will be getting the updates later this month.
Running on the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich platform, the both smartphones sport a 4.5-inch HD ColorBoost display, measure just 8.4mm thin, and made Kevlar strong and enveloped in a high-tech, invisible nano-coating which acts as a splash guard not only on the outer shell but also on the electrical circuits boards inside.
If these photos are to be believed, Apple will be introducing the first major update to the designs of the iPad and iPhone. Hit the link to find out what's different in the mythical Apple iPad Mini and iPhone 5.
Tuesday, 10 Jul 2012
Research in Motion (RIM) CEO Thorsten Heins revealed during an interview with CIO that the first full touch BlackBerry 10 device will be launched in January next year, with a QWERTY device following closely behind.
Google's latest Android 4.1 mobile operating system (OS) will come in three variants that are designed for smartphones, 7-inch tablets and 10-inch tablets.
In an interview with Bloomberg.com, StarHub CEO, Neil Montefiore, has stated that the company will be launching its own 4G network later this year.
Monday, 9 Jul 2012
Motorola Singapore announced today that the Android 4.0 over-the-air-update is available now for the Razr and Razr Maxx.
Measuring a mere 0.57mm thin, the receiving coil is highly resistant to shock, providing excellent reliability. The coil's design minimizes the tendency towards rising resistance and achieves a power transfer efficiency to meet Wireless Power Consortium's "Qi" standard.
Leading problem solving web service FixYa announces the first-ever report comparing consumer issues across the most popular smartphones including the Apple iPhone 4S, Samsung Galaxy S III, Samsung Galaxy Nexus, RIM BlackBerry Curve, HTC Titan II and Nokia Lumia 900.
A bit of good news from Research in Motion as the company has just announced that their Blackberry App World has just served its three billionth download, since its debut in 2009.