News tagged ‘smartphones’
Wednesday, 24 Apr 2013
Geekphone has put out its two Firefox OS developer phones for sale. The phones have sold out within hours, but stocks are said to be replenished soon.
Friday, 5 Apr 2013
The two Windows Phone 8 smartphones come preloaded with the HERE suite of applications, including HERE Maps and HERE Drive, for turn by turn navigation. True offline maps allow exploring without expensive data costs, particularly when roaming.
Tuesday, 19 Feb 2013
LG has announced that it sold an Optimus L Series device every second over the past two months, driving sales of the smartphones to over 15 million units. LG will also unveil a new generation of the L series at MWC 2013 with an upgraded design along with enhanced features.
Friday, 28 Dec 2012
Toshiba is developing a light-field camera for use in smartphones and tablets. Like the light-field image sensor found in the Lytro camera, Toshiba's camera will allow photographers to change the focal point in an image after it's been shot.
Thursday, 27 Dec 2012
Samsung aims to ship more than 500 million phones in 2013, a target which is a 20% increase from the estimated 420 million devices shipped this year.
Wednesday, 19 Dec 2012
According to iSuppli, Samsung is now the biggest name in mobile phones, overtaking Nokia for the first time in 14 years.
Monday, 17 Dec 2012
The iPhone 5 was launched in China over the weekend and sales were in excess of two million units in just three days.
Friday, 14 Dec 2012
Dell has announced that it will quit the smartphone business and that it will focus its mobile efforts instead on tablets running Windows 8 and Windows RT.
Tuesday, 27 Nov 2012
Infraware has announced its launch of the ultra low-cost Android-based smartphone platform - Polaris Smartphone Suite (PSS).
Thursday, 1 Nov 2012
Intel is working on a 48-core processor for smartphones and tablets. The company's focus on this project is to find new ways to manage and use multiple cores in mobile devices. According to the project researchers, this massive multi-core CPU could be ready in five to ten years.