Nokia acquires Scalado AB

Today, Nokia has announced its plans to acquire world-class imaging specialists as well as all technologies and intellectual property from Scalado AB. Read the full press release after the break. "Nokia has been working with Scalado for more than ten years and they've contributed to many of our leading imaging applications," said Jo Harlow, executive vice president, Smart Devices at Nokia. "This transaction would enable us to combine...

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O2 UK + EA = FREE games

Telefónica Digital announced their strategic agreement with EA Mobile, a division of Electronic Arts, which will allow customers to access its leading games on their mobile phones. The service will be launched in the UK, through O2, followed by other Telefónica markets. Matthew Key, Chairman & CEO of Telefónica Digital said: Our relationship with EA Mobile puts us as the epicentre of mobile gaming – which accounts...

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Mark and Kevin confirm Facebook’s acquisition of Instagram

Breaking news currently spanning the blogosphere confirms Facebook's acquisition of Instagram for an unbelievable 1 billion dollars. The deal, sealed for 1 billion dollars in cash and shares, is confirmed by Mark Zuckerberg in his status update of his Facebook's timeline and also by Kevin Systrom on instagram's blog. Mark agreed that it is the first time that they have acquired a product and a company with so many users. Follow the...

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HTC One X Fashion Shoot in Free Fall

To celebrate the launch of its HTC One series, a TV commercial will feature a fashion shoot from the skies. A first in the world, watch as a free fall fashion shoot comments. The campaign will kick-off on 5th April and will showcase the performance and capabilities of the HTC One smartphones and its camera. An amateur photograph, new to sky-diving was given a HTC One device to capture the event whilst free falling at 126mph. The...

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ZTE brings bag full of smartphones and tablets for 2012, starting with quad-core, Era!

Its raining smartphones at MWC and  Zhongxing Telecommunication Equipment Corporation, more commonly known as ZTE comes with an array of devices as well. First up is Era, an Android device sporting a 4.3" qHD display running on NVIDIA Tegra 3 quad-core processor with 4-PLUS-1T technology and is merely 7.8 mm thick. The 4-PLUS-1T essentially is a quad-core architecture with a fifth battery saver core. (The laptop I am using currently...

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ZTE planning a big presence at the MWC 2012

ZTE has released a Press Release making it clear that they are coming to the Mobile World Congress 2012 to make a difference by unveiling nothing less than 8 new devices. In a very clear Press Release, ZTE announced that they will announce 8 new phones at the MWC 2012, featuring the latest versions of Android and Windows Phone operating systems, including a new flagship with a Quad-Core processor. This is all part of their plan to...

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