News: Mobile Phones
Tuesday, 15 Mar 2011
For those who saw the earlier Sony Ericsson Xperia Play ad with the Android mascot getting a thumb transplant, another ad has appeared, revealing the donor of the new thumbs for the green robot.
Monday, 14 Mar 2011
Sony Ericsson's Xperia Play won't be the only device enjoying Sony's PlayStation Suite and its library of games. In an earlier announcement, Sony Computer Entertainment has revealed that the PlayStation Suite will be extended to devices running on NVIDIA's Tegra 2.
It seems the mythical white iPhone 4 will finally be available in Spring, but perhaps it's a little too late by then as it's highly probable the iPhone 5 will be released by then.
Friday, 11 Mar 2011
Microsoft did promise copy and paste functionality for its Windows Phone 7 device in early 2011 with no fixed date given. It seems a time frame has been set, with an update heading our way in the latter half of March.
Thursday, 10 Mar 2011
After years of slow mobile internet speeds in the MRT tunnels, commuters can finally look forward to high speed 3G internet access by end July 2011.
Tuesday, 8 Mar 2011
Bloomberg reports that the Nokia Microsoft deal will see Microsoft paying Nokia over US$1 billion. That's quite a huge chunk of change.
Monday, 7 Mar 2011
The malware threat on the Google Android platform is very real, and Google is taking action by activating a remote kill switch to remove the malware app from devices.
Thursday, 3 Mar 2011
More than 50 applications on Google's Android Market have been discovered to be infected with a rootkit malware dubbed as "DroidDream" which can compromise personal data by taking over the user's device. Google have since suspended these apps from the Android store.
Wednesday, 2 Mar 2011
Terga Zone, a free app from NVIDIA ties into Google Android Market, provides quick access to games for Tegra-powered phones and tablets while also providing HD video trailers, gameplay videos, screenshots and much more.
In conjunction with the upcoming tablets powered by NVIDIA's Tegra 2 chip, the NVIDIA Tegra Zone app has been released on Android Market, showcasing apps that are optimized for the dual-core processor.