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Handheld Nautiz X1: Meet the world’s toughest smartphone

09/18/2012, If you have a knack of dropping your smartphone too often, the regular offerings in the market may not be good enough for you. Most of the current-generation high-end smartphones tend to be pretty sensitive towards regular falls and other such incidents....

80% of China’s households can afford a smartphone by 2017

07/16/2012, Statistics do not lie, but then again, they can be interpreted in their very own way. Here we are with word that China’s growing middle-class alongside the availability of cheaper and more affordable smartphones might eventually result in 80% of...

AlertMe’s Remote Heating Control available from British Gas

07/07/2012, We have published about the Nest Learning Thermostat created when it was announced in October 2011, since then, the device has been updated with an iPhone app that allows remote controlling the Nest’s settings while on-the-go. Today, a new comer in...

Amazon has smartphone plans, intend to wade into iPhone territory

07/05/2012, Amazon is one of the huge dot-com success stories, and Bloomberg has just let the cat out of the bag – that Amazon will be working on a new smartphone which is said to contend with Apple’s iPhone as well as other Android-powered smartphones that...

Samsung Galaxy S3 has best battery life among smartphones (Survey)

07/05/2012, Which? is a digital tech daily that has done their own homework concerning battery life levels among smartphones, and what they came up with was pretty interesting. We are talking about the Samsung Galaxy S3 taking top spot, competing against other...

LG 5″ Full HD display for mobile devices paraded

06/05/2012, Just last week, we talked about how LG announced the availability of what they deem as the first Full HD 5″ display (1080p) that was specially manufactured for use in mobile devices – and definitely, smartphones will be one of those devices...

Remote controlled Café receives instructions from smartphones

05/29/2012, “There is an app for that”, or so the saying goes. I suppose that this is a fact, as smartphones get more and more powerful over time, gaining additional functionality with its greater array of electronics inside. Swedish agency Perfect Fools...

Navatar helps blind navigate with smartphone

05/21/2012, If you are visually impaired, then surely one of your best friends would be the walking stick – and a chocolate labrador by your side, of course. For those who feel that technology ought to deliver a whole lot more than what is currently available...

Azumio turns smartphone into biofeedback device

05/17/2012, Your smartphone looks set to become even smarter by gaining additional digital brain cells, so to speak, with the introduction of Azumio. Just what the heck is Azumio? Well, it is a mobile app which will stretch the functionality of the smartphone’s...

Case Marine waterproof smartphone case

05/17/2012, Most of us know that electronics and water are not good friends – in fact, they are eternal enemies, with water winning just about every time. Sure, there have been waterproof devices introduced to the masses before, but those tend to sacrifice good...

M_A_C_H_I_N_A MIDI controller jacket

05/13/2012, Wearable technology is not new, but to say that the idea has proliferated is not exactly accurate, either. The M_A_C_H_I_N_A MIDI controller jacket is one invention that is worth looking into, where this wearable technology brand intends to bring together...

Oppo 6.65mm thin smartphone could be slimmest yet

04/25/2012, Thin is in – ranging from TV models to computers, smartphones and tablets, and even in the world of fashion, you know for sure that the world has a strong admiration for stuff that veer away from this thing called “fat”. Even fat has...

$100 Shuidi smartphone from China might change landscape

03/28/2012, There is nothing quite like a cheap device to set tongues wagging – especially when it boasts of decent specifications to begin with. This is the case with Chongqing Guohong Technology Development with their Shuidi smartphone that is said to retail...