Android: Sony Ericsson introduces Xperia Play Experience Pack

Sony Ericsson today unveils its Xperia PLAY Experience Pack XP151, a unique combination of smartphone games and accessories that enhance the experience of its flagship gaming smartphone. “Fans of the Xperia PLAY will get an even better gaming experience by choosing three Gameloft games from a selection of the best games around, including Modern Combat 2: Black Pegasus and N.O.V.A. 2 - Near Orbit Vanguard Alliance.” Xperia PLAY users...

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Apple: 200 new features in iOS5

Apple today previewed iOS 5, the latest version of the world’s most advanced mobile operating system, and released a beta version to iOS Developer Program members. The iOS 5 beta release includes over 200 new features that will be available to iPhone, iPad and iPod touch users this fall. New iOS 5 features include: Notification Center, an innovative way to easily view and manage notifications in one place without interruption;...

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Nokia warns of weaker handset sales

Finland-based mobile phone maker Nokia Tuesday warned of lower than expected sales and margins in its key devices and services unit in the second quarter because it is selling fewer phones at lower prices than it expected. The company, which is the world's biggest mobile handset maker, has been under severe pressure from rivals such as Apple Inc and Google Inc. whose phones and operating platforms have proved more popular than...

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Microsoft sees Mango smartphones in market by Q4

Microsoft expects the first batch of smartphones running on its Mango operating system, an upgraded software with improved Web browsing and email capabilities, to be in the market in the fourth quarter, Steven Guggenheimer, corporate vice president of Microsoft's OEM division, said Tuesday. The Redmond, Wash.-based software maker unveiled the Mango mobile operating system last week, marking its latest attempt to revitalize its...

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Nokia starts shipping the Nokia E6 and Nokia X7 – First Symbian Anna phones

The first Nokia phones featuring Symbian Anna, the Nokia E6 and Nokia X7, are now shipping. The X7 will be available in Europe, Eurasia, China, India and other Asia/Pacific countries, while the E6 will be available in Europe, Eurasia, Asia/Pacific, as well as the Middle East and Africa. As a hardcore fan of the Nokia E71 and E72 form factor, I’ve been dreaming of the day when I could touch both QWERTY and screen, and here it is with...

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Nokia and CNN announce plans for international partnership

CNN and Nokia today announced a multi-level international collaboration where Nokia becomes a key part of CNN's roster of mapping providers, delivering its rich mapping services to the international news network. The collaboration harnesses the companies' strengths in global newsgathering, user-generated content, mapping technologies, and location-based services. The collaboration debuted with the use of Nokia's 3D Maps across CNN's...

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