News: Mobile Phones
Thursday, 16 Aug 2012
Samsung announced that the global sales of its Galaxy Note has hit 10 million.
Wednesday, 15 Aug 2012
An NTU researcher has developed a Social Cloud TV application which enables users and their mobile devices to "grab" onscreen content from their HDTV with a simple flick of the wrist.
Tuesday, 14 Aug 2012
An alleged official photo of the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Note II appears online. The tipster also revealed some information on the device and the Jelly Bean update for the Samsung Galaxy S III.
UK smartphone retailer MobileFun has launched a pre-order page for a black edition of the Samsung Galaxy S III, adding another to an existing palette of three colors for the immensely popular smartphone.
Due to the ongoing Apple vs Samsung trial, Samsung has "accidentally" revealed at least two dual-core WP8 devices, nicknamed "Odyssey" and "Macro", in its court documents.
ARM and GlobalFoundries have announced their collaboration to produce system-on-chip (SoC) solutions based on the latter's 20-nanometer (nm) fabrication process and FinFET transistors. This will help achieve better system performance and power-efficiency for a range of mobile applications.
Apple is said to be holding pre-orders for its upcoming iPhone on the day of its launch, and the second wave of iPhone launches will hit international markets in the first week of October.
Monday, 13 Aug 2012
Intel is turning to wireless charging to improve on the attractiveness of its mobile offerings. Intel hopes to introduce this in Intel-powered Ultrabooks and smartphones by the second half of 2013.
Rumors suggest that HTC is working on a 5-inch device with 1080p display to compete against the likes of the Samsung Galaxy Note II and LG Optimus Vu.
Friday, 10 Aug 2012
Images published of an unannounced Nokia smartphone earlier this week have allegedly been confirmed to be authentic ones of the first Nokia WP8 smartphone, according to Nokia Innovation.