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Triple SIM whammy at CES

01/07/2011, [CES 2011] If you’re an avid cell phone fan, then chances are pretty good you will know about Samsung’s affinity to roll out dual SIM feature phones. While we have written about a quad SIM handset before, here is one OEM from China that intends to...

Mobile Phones to be Used in UK to Diagnose STDs

11/08/2010, The UK may be dispensing nano-technology chips that will enable cell phones and computers to diagnose for sexually transmitted diseases or infections. In order to combat the rising risk of sexually transmitted disease infection with people who may be too...

Study Finds 72 Percent of Adults Now Texting in U.S.

09/02/2010, The number of texters have increased in America, and the latest study finds that 72 percent of adults in the U.S. are now texting. Some are citing the higher prices of a la carte pay as you go texting options and the lower prices of unlimited texting...

TxtStopper shuts down phones in vehicle when in gear

06/28/2010, Talking on your cell phone while driving isn’t a sign of coolness but rather one of recklessness as you can never tell when something unexpected is going to happen which might main or kill you during an accident, simply because you were too busy...

Vodafone 547 prepped and ready

01/28/2010, ZTE is the hardware manufacturer of the Vodafone 547, where this GSM/EDGE handset will fall under the entry level market despite sporting an integrated accelerometer as well as Mobile TV capability. You will also be able to enjoy touchscreen capability on...

Lotta phone from KDDI and iida

01/28/2010, KDDI and iida have teamed up to unveil the Lotta handset from Kyocera in Tokyo, Japan, where its design is the first thing that catches the eye. Coming in just white, green and yellow colors, the Lotta is equipped with a 2.8″ LCD display alongside...

Palm Pre Plus and Pixi Plus now on Verizon website

01/25/2010, Verizon’s website has been updated to show off the modestly updated Palm Pre Plus and Pixi Plus which we saw at CES 2010, and they will retail for $149.99 and $99.99, respectively, after tying yourself down to a 2-year contract of course....

Nokia C3 and C5 series coming this month

01/22/2010, Nokia’s latest C3 and C5 series of handsets will most probably be announced next week – a day before the now-famous January 27th date that might see the Apple tablet being announced. While we’re pretty sure nothing short of a miracle...

Sony Ericsson Vivaz rolled out earlier than expected

01/21/2010, The Sony Ericsson Vivaz seemed to have hit the market earlier than expected, where it will be equipped with an 8-megapixel shooter and a 3.2″ WVGA touchscreen display. Apparently, Sony Ericsson has yet to drop the Symbian operating system just yet...

NTT DoCoMo could roll out a truly global phone

01/19/2010, NTT DoCoMo has come up with a “prototype eight-band power amplifier” for cellphones that is touted to cover frequencies which range from 700MHz to 2.5GHz. To make things even more interesting, it will also include the upcoming LTE (Long Term...

Google delays cellphone release in China

01/19/2010, Google just revealed that they will postpone the release of two of their cellphones running on the Android operating system in China without providing any further information on the reason behind the action, but one somewhat reliable source did mention...

ITG xpPhone pricing announced

01/18/2010, The ITG xpPhone is shaping up to be a pretty interesting handset that runs on Windows XP, and we now have word on its pricing where it will retail from $439 upwards till $659, depending on which mobile operator you decide to stick with. Those are still...

Windows 7 rumors abound

01/18/2010, Mobile World Congress (MWC) is coming up pretty soon next month, and needless to say there are more and more rumors swirling the Windows 7 operating system that might make or break Microsoft where mobile operating systems are concerned. First of all,...