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Mobile phones are without a doubt our most personal and intimate computers. They are with us at all times, and we have become extremely reliant on them. At Ubergizmo we follow the latest developments, products and rumors of this extremely vibrant eco-system. Don’t miss a beat, and don’t forget that Ubergizmo is mobile-friendly too!

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Best Buy Offering $50 Off iPhone 5c For A Limited Time

10/03/2013, Many had wrongly assumed that the iPhone 5c would be Apple’s low-cost iPhone, and while the iPhone 5c is technically cheaper, it isn’t cheaper by that much meaning that it won’t exactly be the handset that will be breaking into emerging markets. In...

iPhone 5s Experiencing Inaccuracy With Its Motion Sensors

10/03/2013, It seems that Apple’s iPhone 5s is being plagued by a number of issues, such as having its paint peel, along with reports that the built-in compass could be a little miscalibrated as well. It turns out that is not the only thing that has been...

BlackBerry Z30 Will Not Be Offered By Rogers

10/03/2013, Given that Rogers is a Canadian carrier, and with BlackBerry being a Canadian company, you would have expected that both companies would lend their support to one another as fellow countrymen, but unfortunately it does not look like that will be the case....


NTT docomo Showcases Dragon Quest Metal Slime Smartphone

10/03/2013, [CEATEC 2013] There are just some things in Japan that are huge locally, and the rest of the world has yet to catch on. I am quite sure that some folks in the English speaking world have picked up Japanese for the sake of playing titles such as Monster...

Samsung Region Lock Could Extend To Older Devices With Android 4.4

10/03/2013, Late last month we reported on the possibility of Galaxy Note 3 being region locked. What this means basically is that a region locked Galaxy Note 3 will only be good for SIMs issued by carriers working in that particular region. For example, if someone...

49 Percent Of Android Devices Now Run On Jelly Bean

10/03/2013, Fragmentation has always been a big issue with Android OS, one that it has been criticized for by its competitors. The primary reason for that is since a lot of manufactures make Android devices, not all of them are compatible with the latest firmware...

NATO Approves BlackBerry 10 For ‘Restricted’ Communications

10/03/2013, Things haven’t been going well for BlackBerry, that’s certainly no secret. The company has lost a major chunk of its user base both in the established as well as emerging markets. It has recently taken a nearly $1 billion hit as an operating...

Targets Confirms Brightspot MVNO

10/03/2013, We reported a couple of days ago on the possibility of Target and T-Mobile teaming up to launch a new MVNO. A MVNO or Mobile Virtual Network Operator is a mobile carrier that does not own the wireless infrastructure it needs to function. Rather, it uses...

Netflix Updates iOS App To Support 1080p Videos, AirPlay Streaming

10/03/2013, A number of applications have been playing catch up with the release of iOS 7 as many developers have been updating their applications to make full use of the update. Netflix has rolled out an update to its iOS application that adds a nice improvement for...

Harness The Power Of Fire To Recharge Your Phone With FlameStower

10/03/2013, Recharging your smartphone or tablet while you’re out and about can be quite challenging, although if you have a backup battery pack with you, things tend to be a little easier. But what if your backup battery runs out while you’re out in the...

iOS 7 Chrome’s Incognito Mode Bug Reveals Your Weird Searches

10/03/2013, If you’re a regular user of Google Chrome, you know how important its incognito mode can be to save some unnecessary embarrassment when you decide you need to search for something completely strange you would rather not let your family, friends or...

Snapchat Rolls Out New Stories Feature

10/03/2013, Snapchat recently achieved the milestone of handling 350 million “snaps” within a single day just last month, which we’re sure will be a number that will continue to grow, especially after its users hear about today’s update to the...

Plants Vs. Zombies 2 On Android To ‘Launch Shortly’ Globally

10/03/2013, PopCap Games’ Plants vs. Zombies 2 released on iOS back in mid-August, which the game received over 25 million downloads just a few days later. Plants vs. Zombies 2 being released exclusively on iOS probably upset a few PC and Android gamers,...