- Mobile Phones
Friday, 15 Jun 2012
Nokia Maps is rumored to be replacing Bing Maps in all Windows Phone devices and will come with 3D navigation and hardware acceleration.
As part of the company's plan to restructure itself, Nokia just announced that it aims to cut 10,000 positions by the end of 2013. It also lowered its outlook for the third quarter this year.
Thursday, 14 Jun 2012
Amazon updates their Kindle app for Android, which includes improvements for reading on a tablet.
Sony Mobile has announced its Xperia Miro, a social smartphone which provides deep Facebook integration and includes Sony's xLOUD audio technology, and Xperia Tipo, a user-friendly smartphone that's ideal for consumers purchasing their first smartphone.
Wednesday, 13 Jun 2012
Samsung US has announced the availability of TecTiles, small square stickers that allow you to perform tasks such as launching apps, making phone calls, opening web pages and more by simply tapping it with an NFC-enabled smartphone.
A closer look has revealed how much some of the more exciting features on iOS 6 will be left out - case in point, the new 3D Flyover feature and turn-by-turn voice navigation within Apple's new Maps app - on older devices such as the iPhone 3GS and iPhone 4.
Tuesday, 12 Jun 2012
Tipped as the successors to the HTC Desire, the Taiwanese company today announced two new members, the Desire V and Desire C. Both Android smartphones will be available at authorized mobile operators and retailers from 16 June.
The HTC One S, part of the One series, will finally arrive in Singapore on 16th June with a RRP of S$948, bundled together with the Beats Solo Headset.
The HTC One S launched in Taiwan reportedly comes with a Qualcomm Snapdragon S3 dual-core 1.7GHz processor instead of the newer S4 processor.
Monday, 11 Jun 2012
Apple is said to be releasing a new app tracking tool for developers to monitor who uses their software. This is part of Apple's strategy to better protect user privacy.