News: Mobile Phones
Tuesday, 15 Nov 2011
An alleged image of Research in Motion's first BBX phone surfaced on the Internet. Codenamed "London, the phone sports an aluminium chassis.
iPhone design/development house Applidium has lay claims to cracking open Siri, prompting the possibility of the voice assistant being hacked onto other devices - including laptops and Android smartphones, according to Tech Crunch.
Google has officially released the source code for the long-awaited Android 4.0 a.k.a Ice Cream Sandwich. Does this mean we will all be having some dessert soon? Read on to find out.
Monday, 14 Nov 2011
M1 intends to appeal against the penalty of S$300,000 imposed by IDA over its recent outage, stating that the company did not cross the impact threshold of 5% of base stations under the Code of Practice for Telecommunication Service Resiliency.
During the Samsung Galaxy Note regional launch in Jakarta, Google Android 4.0's Face Unlock feature was fooled by a photo when the Samsung Galaxy Nexus was shown a photo using the Galaxy Note.
Friday, 11 Nov 2011
Although Apple has released iOS 5.0.1 to the public, some users are still reporting battery issues on their iPhone 4Ss.
Thursday, 10 Nov 2011
Select newer European and carrier-independent LG Optimus devices will be getting the Gingerbread treatment, according to LG's official Facebook.
Google has just announced that they will be discontinuing their Gmail App for BlackBerry devices. While the current application will still be available for download until the 22nd of November 2011, no future versions of the application will be released.
Research in Motion's upcoming BBX phones will take on a different look from the current Bold series.
The HTC Ville is expected to be launched in April next year with Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and HTC Sense 4.0.