03/23/2010, If black isn’t your thing, then Kempler & Strauss probably made a good move when the company came up with its new limited edition gold W PhoneWatch. The gold W PhoneWatch was announced at CTIA, and there will only be 1000 units of it made. Aside from the gold dressing of this device, it functions similarly as the original W PhoneWatch, meaning it sports a 1.5-inch TFT touchscreen, media player, […]
03/21/2010, [DEMO Spring 2010] I often misplace or lose my smartphone, and one time, it did cost me a lot (!) so, this product might be perfect. Phone Halo Protect, is launching at DEMO Spring 2010. It helps people prevent the loss or misplacement of their phones, keys, wallet and more. It works by attaching a small Bluetooth device to keys, purse or briefcase for example, the Phone Halo Software runs on a smartphone (iPhone, BlackBerry, […]
03/18/2010, Editor’s note about the Video: the demo was done on a vertical monitor, I shot it in portrait, you may have to turn you screen to watch it more comfortably. [SXSW] Microsoft launched Windows Phone 7 at MWC in Barcelona and we saw the demo there, yesterday, the Microsoft representative at SXSW showed me a demo and I videotaped it, so, you can check it out. Windows Phone 7 is […]
03/06/2010, Self charging devices have been dreamt about for a long time now, and there have been many attempts to come up with a good implementation of such a concept. Now Nokia has managed to lay claims to a patent that could result in a self charging mobile phone (or gadget). According to the patent, the design will see the heavier components inside the phone supported on a sturdy frame, the […]
02/10/2010, The Puma Phone which was first announced in October last year will finally be released next week at Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona. What you see here is the back of the phone, and this Sagem-manufactured handset will target those who lead an active lifestyle. IT does point to being a touchscreen phone, where among the known features include GPS, video chat capability, a pedometer, bike/run tracking applications, instant […]
01/29/2010, We previously dug up some information hinting that the newly-announced Apple iPad might be capable of taking photos in the future, now it seems that there are also indications that the iPad might also be able to make phone calls. Folks who have been fiddling with the new SDK have been able to get the “touch to return call” bar to appear on the iPad emulator, just like how it […]
01/26/2010, On January 27th, join us for the live coverage of Apple’s “new creation”in San Francisco. Go to http://live.ubergizmo.com: we will be at the event to provide up to the minute (orless!) photos and comments: you will feel like being in the room! The showstarts at 10am Pacific Time but we will start posting earlier in the morningand we will continue after the show. See you then! What is a live […]
12/13/2009, This is probably as close as we’ll get to an official confirmation on the Google Nexus One phone for the moment. Google has confirmed that it’s working on a new “mobile lab” concept, which is a device that will combine innovative hardware from a partner, and software that runs on Android. As we already know, the partner that Google is talking about is HTC (though it hasn’t been officially confirmed […]
12/07/2009, Do you have some extra time on your hands? Why not take an old school POTS handset and make something out of it instead? Maker Jarek Lupinski decided to recycle older phones from his school, and decided to wield his DIY magic on it by transforming the handpiece into a Bluetooth handset complete with buttons to get you started.
11/24/2009, The First ELSE is a rather interesting mobile phone, as its goal is to be centered around the user experience, rather than the phone, with that in mind, the First ELSE aims to have the phone as an application on the device, rather than being the main function of the device. More pictures of the First ELSE can be found here. While there hasn’t been any confirmation as to which […]
11/10/2009, The latest Hello Kitty handset to hit Japan would be based on Softbank’s new ‘The Premium5′ handset from Sharp, where folks who are familiar with the naming convention there would better know it as the 942SH. This hot ticket item is currently one of the most wanted handsets in that part of the world, and Softbank just can’t keep up with the demand, instead asking their customers to settle for […]
10/25/2009, Recession? What recession? The Mobiado 350 Pioneer is another space-themed luxury handset that boasts a body which was CNC machined from spacecraft aluminum, resulting in an extremely hard surface that you can even use this to crack open crabs when eating. The frame is subsequently inlaid with sapphire crystal, where it will boast an infrared window made from a solid piece of ruby crystal. You’re basically pressing on precious stones […]
10/23/2009, Love all things Peanuts? Then you might want to consider getting the Snoopy Phone that comes in a design which makes it look more like a toy than a communications device. Interestingly enough, this phone will even come with a VGA camera. There is no word on pricing, but we’re pretty sure this model won’t arrive Stateside anytime soon for obvious reasons.
10/10/2009, Here’s a concept phone that would be rather handy if you’re a workaholic. If you’ve ever found the need to chat while you’re taking a bath, you could always pray very hard that this Bathphone concept becomes a reality. Of course, most people would question the point of chatting while you’re taking a bath, but if you really must keep in touch with everybody; this is probably what you’ll need. […]