News: Mobile Phones
Wednesday, 28 Mar 2012
We know the Samsung Galaxy Note is huge. And apparently, it's a nice fit for an elephant, as seen in this viral video. Peter the Elephant even managed to draw a simple picture and take a self-portrait with the Galaxy Note.
Sharp will sell a 9.9% stake (about 121.65 million new shares) to the Hon Hai Group for 66.9 billion yen (US$807 million). This will make Hon Hai Sharp's largest shareholder.
Opera Mini 7 web browser app for Android is now available for download at Google Play or m.opera.com. Besides providing a faster web browsing experience, users can add as many Speed Dial buttons as they want.
Testers of our ongoing HTC Sensation XE User Trials have reported that the Android 4.0 update is now available for download on the HTC Sensation XE, proof that HTC has fulfilled its promise last month.
HTC users take note - if you've been using HTCSense.com to synchronize your contacts and call history to the cloud, the service will be shutting down in lieu of a revamp. Your data is still available to download till 30th April, following which it will be wiped from HTC's servers.
Tuesday, 27 Mar 2012
Several sources have spotted the HTC T328w or the Wind somewhere in China. Reports suggest that the HTC One S look-a-like is a dual SIM Ice Cream Sandwich smartphone.
Microsoft apologized to the winner of its "Smoked by Windows Phone" campaign after suffering backlash for denying him his victory and rewards.
Rovio tweeted on Monday that its recently-released Angry Birds Space has reached 10 million downloads worldwide, just a few days after it hit the top spot in Apple's App Store.
Monday, 26 Mar 2012
A new rumor has surfaced regarding the successor to the iPhone 4S, debunking the supposed screen size increase to 4.6 inches and hints at the introduction of a redesigned "Micro-Dock."
According to NPD In-Stat, Apple is set to surpass Intel this year as the top seller of mobile processors used in laptops, smartphones, and tablets.