News tagged ‘mobile phone’

Thursday, 15 Dec 2011

Flipboard Reaches 1 Million Users on iPhone

Flipboard Reaches 1 Million Users on iPhone

Flipboard was made available for the iPhone recently and within the short span of a week it has already reached one million users.

First Personal Safety App That Pushes SMS Alerts and Posts GPS in Facebook by Push

First Personal Safety App That Pushes SMS Alerts and Posts GPS in Facebook by Push

Numa AS has launched the "SOS Rescue Me" personal safety mobile app, to help curb the increasing number of assaults on young females in Oslo, Norway.

Wednesday, 14 Dec 2011

Is This the First Xperia Phone from Sony?

Is This the First Xperia Phone from Sony?

Two images of a Xperia phone with the Sony brand have surfaced on the Internet, signaling a new wave of devices that will appear when Sony Ericsson is folded back under Sony.

Windows Phone SMS Attack Reportedly Reboots Device and Locks Down Messaging Hub

Windows Phone SMS Attack Reportedly Reboots Device and Locks Down Messaging Hub

A Windows Phone exploit utilizing an SMS was discovered. The attack, which sends an SMS to a Windows Phone device, will supposedly reboot the device and prevents access to the Messaging hub.

Monday, 12 Dec 2011

Android 4.0 Spotted on Huawei Honor

Android 4.0 Spotted on Huawei Honor

The soon-to-be available Huawei Honor will be upgradeable to Google Android 4.0. And true to that, a Huawei executive posted a photo of the company's latest smartphone sporting the Android Ice Cream Sandwich OS on a unit.

Saturday, 10 Dec 2011

webOS Lives On, Goes Open-Source

webOS Lives On, Goes Open-Source

HP has decided that webOS will live on as an open-source project, with its CEO Meg Whitman mentioning that the company might produce another webOS tablet sometime in 2013.

Wednesday, 7 Dec 2011

Nokia Lumia 710 Available Soon, Priced at S$505

Nokia Lumia 710 Available Soon, Priced at S$505

Nokia's Lumia 710, one of two Windows Phone 7.5 devices announced this year, will be available in the coming weeks across M1, StarHub and SingTel, priced at S$505.

Tuesday, 6 Dec 2011

Sony Ericsson Brand Phasing Out by Mid-2012

Sony Ericsson Brand Phasing Out by Mid-2012

According to The Times of India, a senior executive from Sony has mentioned that the Sony Ericsson brand will be phased out by mid next year, focusing even more on its Android smartphones under the Sony name.

Monday, 28 Nov 2011

LG and Prada Continue Mobile Phone Partnership

LG and Prada Continue Mobile Phone Partnership

Prada and LG Electronics renewed their exclusive mobile phone partnership to develop the upcoming Prada phone by LG 3.0 which will be launched in early 2012.

Friday, 18 Nov 2011

Panasonic Might Enter Global Smartphone Market

Panasonic Might Enter Global Smartphone Market

Panasonic might enter the global smartphone market in 2012, with plans to launch its smartphone range in the UK and five other European countries.

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