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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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Motorola Droid X survives a drop in a campfire

07/20/2012, We’ve seen phones abused before, used as hammers, dropped from great heights, and we’ve seen ads for cases where phones have been submerged in water and the likes, but being dropped face first into a campfire? That’s definitely something new. Now we...

Fujitsu’s RakuRaku smartphone is catered towards the elderly

07/20/2012, Let’s face it, not all our parents or grandparents or elderly relatives are as tech savvy as we’d like them to be. This usually results in them having to squint while peering at touchscreen phones and end up pressing wrong buttons simply because...

Verizon’s CFO might have hinted at a Q4 iPhone 5 launch

07/20/2012, Assuming Apple keeps to the same schedule as they did back in 2011 when they launched the iPhone 4S, it is safe to assume that the next-gen iPhone will be launched around the same time this year. As usual Apple has kept mum on these sorts of things but...

Carriers rumored to be testing nano-SIMs for the next-gen iPhone

07/20/2012, A couple of days ago we reported on a rumor that European carriers were stockpiling nano-SIMs in anticipation of the iPhone 5. Now it seems that the rumors have been taken up one level as there are now reports (via BGR) that Apple is supplying various...

Galaxy S3 to get Jelly Bean soon, Galaxy S2 in testing?

07/20/2012, Good news for Samsung Galaxy S3 owners – despite the phone being released not too long ago, it looks like you could be in for a major update if rumors are to be believed. The folks over at SamMobile reported that according to their trusted sources,...

Android 4.1.1 reportedly rolling out for the Nexus S (i9023/i9020T)

07/20/2012, If you’re an owner of a Nexus S device, it looks like Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean is reportedly available for an OTA update and one user from Pakistan has reported to have received it and has updated already. The update itself is 114MB in size and should...

Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean ported onto a Nokia N9

07/20/2012, While the Nokia N9 might be Nokia’s first and last efforts at a MeeGo device, it certainly does not meant that developers for the handset have given up entirely as well. As you can see in the photo above, one particular developer has uploaded the...

RIM files for emotion-detecting patent, sounds intriguing

07/20/2012, Due to text messages merely being text, sometimes our emotions are not conveyed or are misread. Some might take typing all in caps to be shouting and angry, while the person who sent it might have simply been too lazy to disable the caps lock. That being...

HTC files counterclaim against Apple

07/19/2012, Patents do seem to be the new kind of ammunition in the intellectual property wars that we see are going on these days, what with lawsuits flying left, right and center all over the place. The latest developments in the courtroom point towards HTC filing...

Sony Xperia GX hits the FCC Again

07/19/2012, Everyone, clear the FCC decks – there is a new smartphone from Sony Mobile, and this time around it is the Sony Xperia GX which is being lined up for inspection. First announced in May earlier this year, the Sony Xperia GX was slated for a summer...

Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update headed for HTC One XL and One S

07/19/2012, Telstra of Australia has let out the word that HTC is working on delivering the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update for the HTC One XL and One S smartphones, although HTC themselves did not reveal any more information concerning a potential launch date for the...