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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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Foxconn riot; will the iPhone 5 be affected?

09/23/2012, Engadget reported a few hours ago that Foxconn’s Taiyuan plant in China saw a riot occur earlier this morning. While Foxconn is not an exclusive Apple parts manufacturer, that particular factory did have a stake in the fruity company’s latest...

Samsung Galaxy S3 LTE to come with Android 4.1 Jelly Bean in tow?

09/23/2012, While the Samsung Galaxy S3 has yet to receive the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update even though said update is already in the works, there are whispers going around that the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S3 LTE variant will in fact, ship with Android 4.1 Jelly...

YouTube videos served on older non-iOS 6 versions

09/23/2012, For the remaining 85% of you who have yet to upgrade to iOS 6 and yet have a strong affinity towards YouTube on your mobile device, fret not. A YouTube representative did mention that they will continue to serve YouTube videos to older devices, never mind...

iPhone 5 back too susceptible to scratches?

09/21/2012, Yes, the world’s just nuts about the iPhone 5 at this point in time, although that might just be the perception by media that wants us to believe that. One thing’s for sure, we do know that the iPhone 5 has achieved the fastest selling pre-order to...

Verizon Galaxy Nexus receives Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update

09/21/2012, Verizon Wireless has just announced that they will be rolling out the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update for the Galaxy Nexus, and to be more exact, we are referring to Android version 4.1.1, whereas if you want to get all the more technical, then make sure...

German court: Samsung and Motorola did not infringe on Apple patent

09/21/2012, A lower regional court in Mannheim, Germany, ruled today that both Samsung Electronics and Motorola Mobility did not infringe on an Apple patent which actually describes a kind of technology that will prevent smartphone users from pushing a couple of...

Blackberry service outage equals more woe for RIM

09/21/2012, Research In Motion (RIM) is not exactly doing that great at this point in time, shrinking market share and all that, but Murphy is certainly having a fun time with RIM as there is word that Blackberry users have been hit by a service outage this morning....

iPhone 5 teardown by iFixit

09/20/2012, I am not quite sure just when did teardowns become popular, but for sure many people are curious to see teardown maestros iFixit take the recently introduced iPhone 5 and remove most of its bolts, nuts and screws to see what exactly is underneath the...

Vertu Constellation Neon and Blue series announced

09/20/2012, I know that not many people are able to afford diamond studded luxury handsets, but then again, neither do the majority own a Ferrari in their respective garages. This has not stopped luxury handset manufacturer Vertu from churning out new models from...

Facebook promises timed releases for mobile apps every 1 to 2 months

09/20/2012, If there is one particular area that companies will need to pay close attention to, it would be the mobile arena. After all, there is plenty of potential there, and with mobile being the fastest moving space at this point in time, social networking giant...

Apple acknowledges that Maps app is a “work in progress”

09/20/2012, There are many people who are disappointed with the Maps app after upgrading their iOS version to iOS 6 (all 15% of iPhone users, in fact). Performance of the Maps app is without a doubt behind that of what Google Maps can offer, but to be fair to Apple,...

Verizon: “Unlimited is just a word”

09/20/2012, With more and more folks jumping aboard the smartphone bandwagon, it makes perfect sense if folks lean more towards an unlimited data plan instead of keeping track on the number of MBs that they have used throughout the month. Well, the word...

iPhone 5 and Nokia Lumia 920 compared in Nokia UK infographic

09/20/2012, It seems to be smartphone season at this time of the year, where many of the big players have rolled out their heavy hitters, although Samsung did introduce their flagship Galaxy S3 device earlier than the rest of the pack. HTC has their upcoming HTC One...