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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...

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”...

LG GD880 Mini

02/15/2010, [MWC 2010] The much anticipated LG GD880 Mini, touted the “smallest and slimmest 3.2-inch full touchscreen on the market” by LG is finally officially launched. I briefly saw it a few days ago, the design is elegant and sleek giving the phone a...

LG GT540

02/15/2010, [MWC 2010] We have seen the LG GT540 when it was launched at CES in January, but no official pricing was disclosed at the time. Targeted to the first-time smartphone users, the Android-powered LG GT540 is optimized for entertainment and social web usage...

MWC: Windows Phone 7 Series Officially Announced

02/15/2010, [MWC 2010] What was all the hype about the “Windows Phone”? Was it going to be a new Microsoft-branded phone like the Google Nexus One? As it is, today Windows Phone 7 Series has been unveiled, which certainly looks like the whole Windows...

Nokia at Mobile World Congress – Wrap Up

02/15/2010, [MWC 2010] Nokia has just finished their press conference at Mobile World Congress 2010 and a lot was said, but little was substantial and up to the audience’s expectations (whether reasonable or not). First, no new device was announced, which is...

Huawei U8800 is first 3G/HSPA+ Android handset

02/15/2010, [MWC 2010] Huawei breaks new ground with their brand new U8800 which is touted to be the first 3G/HSPA+ Android handset in the market, capable of offering download speeds of up to 14Mbps – assuming your telco network supports it, of course. Expect...

Huawei U8100/U8110 are entry-level handsets

02/15/2010, [MWC 2010] Huawei’s U8100/U8110 entry-level handsets will both feature a 2.8″ wide QVGA touchscreen display as well as a dual camera setup, where its 0.3-megapixels located on the front will cater to those who want to hold video conversations,...