News: Mobile Phones

Wednesday, 10 Aug 2011

First BlackBerry QNX Phone Expected in Q1 2012

First BlackBerry QNX Phone Expected in Q1 2012

The first QNX-powered BlackBerry smartphone is expected to be released in Q1 2012. However, it seems that it will only run on a single-core processor.

Monday, 8 Aug 2011

Android OS Design Flaw Discovered

Android OS Design Flaw Discovered

We know that the Android OS is far from perfect, and now researchers have revealed a design flaw in the popular OS that allows hackers to hijack your phone or tablet on the sly.

Friday, 5 Aug 2011

Samsung is Now World's Second Largest Phone Manufacturer After Apple

Samsung is Now World's Second Largest Phone Manufacturer After Apple

Android might be top when you bundle all its smartphone manufacturers together, but Apple still tops the chart when you break down the statistics.

Sony Ericsson Unveils Next Gen Xperia Minis

Sony Ericsson Unveils Next Gen Xperia Minis

Sony Ericsson adds two new smartphones to its Xperia family - the Xperia mini and Xperia mini pro.

Thursday, 4 Aug 2011

Android Ice Cream Sandwich Likely to Use TI Processor

Android Ice Cream Sandwich Likely to Use TI Processor

A promotional image used by Texas Instruments apparently revealed that Google may has chosen it to power the next Android OS, Ice Cream Sandwich.

Wednesday, 3 Aug 2011

Android Maintains Lead as World's No.1 Smartphone OS

Android Maintains Lead as World's No.1 Smartphone OS

Google Android maintains its lead as the top smartphone platform with a global market share of 48%. It has held the position since Q4 2010.

Tuesday, 2 Aug 2011

The Hacker Who Keeps Outsmarting Apple is Only 19 Years Old

The Hacker Who Keeps Outsmarting Apple is Only 19 Years Old

If you use JailbreakMe to jailbreak your iPhone, you have this 19-year old hacker to thank. Meet Comex, a.k.a. Nicholas Allegra, from Chappaqua, New York.

Lawsuit Battle between HTC and Apple Continues

Lawsuit Battle between HTC and Apple Continues

Barely a week after stating its intentions to reach a deal, HTC filed a lawsuit against Apple in Britain on 29 July 2011.

Monday, 1 Aug 2011

Androids Hired to Build iPhones

Androids Hired to Build iPhones

Chinese news outlet, Xinhuanet.com, reported that that Terry Gou, founder and chairman of Foxconn said that the company will replace workers with 1 million robots in three years.

Six to Eight New HTC Devices by End of 2011

Six to Eight New HTC Devices by End of 2011

HTC has announced plans to release six to eight new devices in the remaining months of 2011. These devices will be a combination of phones and tablets.

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