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Concept cellphone that features a tangible user interface

01/20/2011, One of the main gripes most people have had with today’s smartphones is the fact that touchscreens are almost impossible to use without looking. Unless it’s some huge button that you can spot at the corner of your eye and easily hit, most of...

Disney to release smartphones

01/17/2011, When they said every Tom, Dick and Harry would have a smartphone in the future, they weren’t kidding. Disney Mobile has just announced that they will be unveiling a new range of Disney smartphones that will definitely be a hid with the kids and to...

Telenav 6.2: AT&T Android Now, More Coming Soon

01/14/2011, Telenav has just announced the version 6.2 its navigation app that features improvements in many areas, but the most interesting ones are: Quick Search: this is a menu-less search that should make local searches faster. It looks more like a web search...

HTC Thunderbolt with Verizon 4G – Hands-on

01/09/2011, [CES 2011] Verizon announced over ten new devices at CES including four 4G new smartphones and the Motorola Zoom tablet. We had the opportunity to get our hands on the HTC Thunderbolt and Chris Hollis representing HTC showed us a quick demo. Featuring...

Motorola Atrix Hands-On

01/05/2011, We’ve uploaded some real-world pic of the Motorola Atrix, and we’re going back to fish some more, but this looks very interesting. At first glance, the phone design is good, but we’ll get back to you in a few moment… Update: More...

NVIDIA Tegra 2 Overview

01/05/2011, [CES 2011] It’s been exactly one year since NVIDIA announced and showed Tegra 2 to the world, and NVIDIA did not win a whole lot of contract (“design-wins”) with handset and tablet makers – until recently. If you follow this site...

Nexus S now overclocked to 1.3GHz

01/04/2011, It was just yesterday when we reported about the Google Nexus S phone being over clocked to 1.2GHz, now it looks like the developer is far from done and has managed to push another 100MHz out of the Hummingbird CPU, bringing it up to 1.3GHz. Makes me...

LG Plans $12 Billion Investment in Smartphones, Tablets, Displays

12/20/2010, After a dismal third quarter and being late to announced a high-end flagship smartphone, LG is hoping that 2011 will be a better year; the smartphone-maker will be investing about $12.6 billion, or nearly 70 percent of its $18 billion investment, in 2011...

LG Optimus 2X launched, in Korea

12/15/2010, LG has just announced the launch of the LG Optimus 2X, a Tegra-powered cousin of the LG Star. The phone features 8GB of storage, a 4-inch WVGA display and a 1500mAh battery. Because it is powered by NVIDIA’s 1GHz Tegra processor, it can decode 1080p...

Nokia Phones Getting Dual-Core CPUs, Optical Zoom Coming

12/14/2010, At the International Mobile Internet Conference, Nokia has announced some broad plans for its smartphones by announcing an aggressive update schedule for its Symbian devices. Now that the company has re-taken over the reigns of Symbian development from...

Concept: Floating Smartphone

12/02/2010, This concept phone looks like it was stolen from the future. If you’re wondering what’s so special about a phone that bears a similar design to most of the touchscreen phones today, it’s because there are magnets placed in specific...

Android for Men, iPhone for Women According to Recent Survey

12/01/2010, A recent survey published by Nielsen reveals that Android, BlackBerry, and iPhone are among the most popular phones in the U.S., with iPhone and BlackBerry leading the pack with 27 percent market share each and Android not too far off with 23 percent and...