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European Standard Phone Charger Law: Pro and Cons

03/14/2014, The European parliament is pushing to have phone manufacturers use a single type of charger for all mobile phones. According to some institutions, this would reduce the Euro electronic waste by 51000 tons and it would basically put an end to a rather...

Europe Approves 3G, LTE Networks For Use In-Flight

11/15/2013, The other day we reported that the EASA, Europe’s version of the FAA, finally allowed the use of personal electronic devices at all stages of the flight, including take off and landing, following in the footsteps of the FAA who recently approved...

Sony Offers 10% Discount For Europe

04/22/2013, If you happen to live in Europe and have always wanted to get your hands in the Sony Xperia Tablet Z, but never really got down to it because your wallet or bank account did not really manage to achieve such a balance. Well, if that is the case, then here...

Sony XPERIA ZL European Launch In April

02/13/2013, We’ve had a good time with the Sony XPERIA Z at CES, but most people forget that there are other handsets from Sony coming up. For instance, the Sony XPERIA ZL is said to be launching in a couple of months in Europe, and we will probably have to...

HTC Sensation with Android 4.0 to launch this March

02/02/2012, Good news for HTC Sensation owners – the update to Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich should be arriving on your phones soon. According to a press release from HTC Dutch’s office, an updated version of the HTC Sensation is scheduled to arrive in the...

Panasonic Android smartphone for Europe next year

12/09/2011, Panasonic announced today that it plans to enter the European market with a brand new Android smartphone next year. While the company didn’t announce the name of the device, it did reveal its specs. The phone will feature an ultra slim D-shaped...

European Galaxy Nexus facing erratic volume issues

11/21/2011, While those living in Europe may have gotten their hands on the Galaxy Nexus before those of us in the states, it seems that their joy may be short lived as a recent audio bug has popped up affecting those in Europe on the GSM 900MHz band. The problem...

Acer M2 TV monitors headed to Europe

10/27/2011, There are TVs, and there are monitors, but it looks like Acer has plans for some sort of hybrid with TV monitors when they released their M2 Series of displays, and adding to that list are the M222HQML, M242HML and the M272HML and they are expected to...

Dutch court rejects Samsung’s request for iPhone 4S ban

10/14/2011, In the whole Apple vs Samsung saga, Apple has been basing their arguments of patent infringement largely upon the design and look of Samsung’s products, claiming that the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 tablet resembles their iPad. Samsung on the other hand is...

Blackberry services down in Europe, Middle East, Africa

10/10/2011, Heads up Blackberry users in the Europe, Middle East and Africa, it looks like RIM is facing some technical issues which might be able to explain why you are having issues accessing certain features on your phones. This seems to have been confirmed by a...

Amazon opens French Kindle Store

10/07/2011, For those living in France and were looking forward to getting on board Amazon’s Kindle, the good news is that the company has finally opened a French Kindle Store, adding to the list of stores outside of the US. For those living outside of France, not...

Apple launches micro USB adapter for iOS devices

10/05/2011, As most of you will know by now, gadgets in Europe all have a standard to comply with when it comes to chargers. It is mandatory for manufacturers to use Micro USB ports for their products unless they provide compatible adapters for their devices. Since...