News: Mobile Phones
Wednesday, 3 Aug 2011
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
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.
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
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.
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.
Friday, 29 Jul 2011
Research in Motion unveils the new BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) 6 that comes with app integration.
A white variant of the Samsung Galaxy S II is spotted at the UK online retailer MobileFun.
Thursday, 28 Jul 2011
Google Maps adds more features to enhance its usability, such as photo uploads and allowing you to add new places with your Android device when you're on the move.
Exploding Lithium-Ion batteries may soon become a thing of the past. Researchers from Layden Energy have come up with a more heat and corrosion resistant Lithium-Imide battery.
Samsung Galaxy S IIs are flying off the shelves so fast that five million units were sold in the first 85 days.