09/09/2011, Given all the patent wars that are going on right now, you would think Rovio’s lawyers would be swooping in like angry birds (sorry, could not resist!) onto an Angry Birds theme park in China, claiming that they are infringing on intellectual property, so on and so forth. Oddly enough it seems that Rovio has no intention on suing, but instead are open to partnership.
09/07/2011, We’ve previously revealed the recently announced second generation of Windows Phone 7 devices from HTC, the TITAN and the Radar, and have revealed their prices but we didn’t get a release date except a vague October. Now, it has been reported that Amazon UK has put up the phones for pre-order and has given them a delivery date of 15th October. In case you forgot, the HTC TITIAN and the […]
09/06/2011, Last week Microsoft was sued for allegedly collecting location data from it Windows Phone users despite them opting out of sending location data on their phones. This week, Microsoft has responded to the lawsuit with a statement saying, “Microsoft is investigating the claims raised in the complaint. We take consumer privacy issues very seriously. Our objective was — and remains — to provide consumers with control over whether and how […]
09/06/2011, It goes without saying that leaks are more or less a given these days, and it does seem to look as though loose lips are ever present in the digital environment. After all, how many new products are released without anyone catching wind of it through unofficial channels a couple of decades ago? That happened very rarely, but these days, if a leak does not happen, we would deem it […]
09/02/2011, Acer has outed an upcoming handset at IFA, the Acer W4, but instead of Android it seems that the new handset will be running on Microsoft’s Windows Phone 7. Not much is known about the device, and based on the photos it does look rather plain and not very eye-catching. Under the hood it sports a 1GHz processor, 512MB of RAM and 8GB worth of storage, and it will be […]
09/01/2011, Looking forward to the next generation of Windows Phone devices from HTC? You’re in luck. Today, the Taiwanse company announced the launch of two Windows Phone 7 Mango-powered handsets. First up we have the HTC TITAN, and if you looked at the phone’s name and immediately thought “big device” – you wouldn’t be wrong.
08/31/2011, A recent image of a Nokia device has surfaced on the internet bearing the name/model “Nokia 703”. Based on the image alone it looks remarkably similar to Nokia Sea Ray handset that Nokia’s CEO Stephen Elop revealed a while back. Similarly the Sea Ray is also reminiscent of the MeeGo-based handset the Nokia N9, so what exactly is the Nokia 703?
08/31/2011, Looking forward to Microsoft’s latest update for Windows Phone 7? Today Microsoft just unveiled more details regarding their Mango update and some of these features will be very applicable especially to those who enjoy taking photographs and participating frequently in social networks.
08/30/2011, One of Nokia’s Windows Phone 7 devices, the Sea Ray, will not be making its way to the US, but not to worry as Nokia still has plans on launching their slew of Windows Phone 7 devices in the American market, and why wouldn’t they?
08/30/2011, Earlier this month a Samsung roadmap was leaked, and in that roadmap it was revealed that Samsung had plans for a Windows Phone 7 device, the Omni W. It would be a Windows Phone 7 device running on the latest update of WP7 – Mango, but even though it was a second generation WP7 device, many considered the alleged specs to be rather disappointing.
08/24/2011, The Windows Phone Mango update is really shaping up to be something. The folks over at wpcentral did some digging around and discovered that Windows Phone 7.5 (Mango) will have the ability to share the phone’s internet connection with up to 5 other devices. Just like Android and iOS, Windows Phone joins the rank of operating systems that can turn devices into mobile hotspots. However, just like the internet sharing […]
08/23/2011, Another month, another milestone reached for Microsoft Windows Phone. It was back in July when we reported about the platforms app store, Windows Marketplace, hitting 25,000 apps, and now it has been reported to hit 30,000 apps. While it’s still a way off from the 425,000+ iOS apps and 200,000+ Android apps available, for an operating system that’s not even a year old – it’s a pretty impressive feat. And […]
08/23/2011, LG has been known to work with fashion brands, the LG Prada phone being one of them, at least for those who remember the device. It appears that LG has teamed up with yet another fashion designer, or to be more specific, LG has teamed up with German fashion designer Jill Sander to produce the LG E906.
08/22/2011, When Microsoft announced that gaming would be a big part of Windows Phone, people wondered about how Xbox Live on the mobile operating system would interact with their Xbox 360 consoles. Well, today at GameFest, the company gave a demonstration about how they would go about bridging the two platforms with its upcoming game for kids – Kinectimals. Through the use of QR codes, gamers could transfer their animals between […]