Research In Motion Introduces New BlackBerry 7 Smartphones

Research In Motion today announced plans to launch 5 new BlackBerry smartphones based on the BlackBerry 7 Operating System.  RIM, in conjunction with carriers and distribution partners around the world, is rolling out two new BlackBerry Bold models and three new BlackBerry Torch models, all running the powerful new BlackBerry 7 OS. The launch of this family of handsets will be RIM’s largest global launch ever and more than 225...

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iPhone Users are Most Connected at 30,000 Feet

There might be more Android devices in the market, but when it comes to staying connected at 30,000 feet, iPhone users reign supreme. Apple iPhone users account for 65 percent of mobile users accessing Gogo’s Wi-Fi service in air, while Android users account for just 12 percent. Read...

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Nokia profit down with 44% in Q2 – Press release

Nokia released the Q2 2011 stats and its not looking good, but ill guess that's what happens when you hire "MS" Elop as CEO. Press release after the break! Nokia Q2 2011 net sales EUR 9.3 billion, non-IFRS EPS EUR 0.06 (reported EPS EUR -0.10) Published July 21, 2011 6.7% Devices & Services non-IFRS operating margin, benefiting from IPR royalty income related to the second quarter 2011 and settling prior periods Nokia Corporation...

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Sony Ericsson blames Q2 loss on Japanese earthquake

Bert Nordberg, President and CEO of Sony Ericsson commented, "Sony Ericsson's second quarter profitability was affected by the March 11 earthquake in Japan. We estimate that the impact of earthquake-related supply chain constraints on our portfolio was close to 1.5 million units, with most of the effect in the early part of the quarter. Our shift to Android-based smartphones continues with smartphone sales accounting for more than 70...

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Nokia cuts European smartphone prices – Press Release

Nokia has cut the prices of its smart phones in Europe, Reuters reports Tuesday citing two industry sources. The steepest cuts of around 15% have been on models including include the N8, the multimedia phone C7 and the E6 targeted at business users, Reuters reports, while other price cuts were smaller. "Price changes are part of our normal, ongoing business and from time to time we may adjust prices for specific products in specific...

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Ericsson: Mobile broadband up to 10 times faster

Consumers in Sweden were the first in the world to experience commercial LTE services. Today, Ericsson demonstrated the next step of LTE, known as LTE Advanced, to the Swedish Post and Telecom Agency (PTS). The demonstration, held in Kista, Sweden, featured speeds more than 10 times faster than those currently experienced by LTE consumers in Sweden. The system, based on commercial hardware, was operating on a test frequency provided...

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