MWC 2010 ▼


Eye-controlled earphones

02/17/2010, [MWC 2010] Forget about using your fingers to control the volume of your earphones, alongside a change in tracks. NTT DoCoMo demonstrated their new eye-controlled earphones at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain. All eye movement is detected by...

Acer TouchPortal user interface on demonstration

02/17/2010, [MWC 2010] Acer’s TouchPortal user interface was on display for all and sundry to check out at MWC 2010 in Barcelona, Spain, where it had the Aspire 1820P as the hardware platform of choice to run this next-generation user interface. The Aspire...

Acer neoTouch P400 Windows Mobile 6.5 Phone

02/17/2010, [MWC 2010] The neoTouch P400 could be seen as the Windows Mobile nemesis of the beTouch E400 (Android). However, the user experience is very different. Here, you have Windows Mobile 6.5 – and that’s convenient if you edit Office documents, but...

Mirasol ultralow-power display hands-on

02/17/2010, [MWC 2010] I’m holding in my hand the latest, best and largest version of Mirasol – an ultra-low power display that could power the next-generation of Color Kindle and many more ebook readers. Not only does the display consume only a fraction...

BYD Snaptop concept smartbook powered by Snapdragon

02/17/2010, [MWC 2010] Qualcomm was demonstrating this Smartbook at Mobile. It is a concept, not a product, but its design is very interesting to look at. As you can see, there’s a small keyboard – but what you don’t see is that it can be snapped in...

MOTOROI Hands-On

02/17/2010, [MWC 2010] We’ve heard about it since last month, and now we have had the opportunity to play with it: first impressions. Coming to the U.S in March, the MOTOROI is a cousin of the Motorola Droid. Its design is more elegant and it feels lighter, but...

Motonav TN555 And TN765 GPS Hands On At MWC

02/17/2010, [WMC 2010] Motorola was demonstrating a couple of GPS devices that will make it to the U.S in the next few months. You might remember that we mentioned these units to you last month during CES. The most interesting was indeed the TN765, which is...

PUMA Phone Unveiled

02/16/2010, [MWC 2010] We have published about the Puma phone last week and today, the “green & active lifestyle” phone was unveiled by PUMA and Sagem Wireless at MWC. The most unusual features are the solar panel on the back, the pedometer and the...

Huawei SmaKit S7

02/16/2010, Updated article with photo gallery – original article posted 02/15/2010 [MWC 2010] Huawei’s SmaKit S7 is yet another device from Huawei that features a 7″ widescreen display with a 800 x 480 resolution. You will be able to check out its...

iWonder $100 Tablet Powered by Marvell

02/16/2010, [MWC 2010 Mobile Focus] Foxconn, a powerful Taiwanese contract manufacturer, is set to debut a $100 Android tablet in China. Of course, $100 is incredibly cheap and at that price you can’t expect to have a build quality comparable to an iPad: The...

HTC HD Mini unveiled

02/16/2010, [MWC 2010] Just fresh from the launch, the HTC HD Mini was exposed on the show. The idea behind the HTC HD mini is that you *should* have the same user experience (than the HD) – but with a smaller device… Anyway, the device has a 3.2”...

T-Mobile Launches HTC HD2 and HSPA+ webConnect Rocket

02/16/2010, [MWC2010] The long awaited HTC HD2 will be finally available in the US, exclusively from T-Mobile this spring. The powerful smartphone boasts a high resolution 4.3-inch capacitive touch display, a 1GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon processor, Windows Mobile 6.5...

Toshiba TG02 shown at MWC

02/16/2010, [MWC 2010] Toshiba was demonstrating its TG02 Windows Mobile (6.5) smartphone in Barcelona. It still has a huge screen (4.1”). Toshiba says that it uses the “Regza” technology (usually found on Toshiba’s TV), but frankly I have no...