Sony kicking off 2012 with a powerhouse

CES 2012 saw the official announcement of the new Sony Xperia S; one of the first phones Sony have unveiled without their Ericsson counterpart and to be honest, it looks as if they might have produced a game changer. For the past couple years, Sony’s (or rather Sony Ericsson’s) mobile devices have been outshone quarter after quarter by opposing big shots such as Samsung and Apple. Even the 2011 releases of the much applauded Xperia...

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Are Phones and Tablets To Unite?

Much of the trend in the mobile or portable computer industry is set by what manufacturers come to decide is to the likings of the end user. Of course this could go horribly wrong as Nokia found out with some of its bolder designs like the N-Gage series but again like Nokia knows this could also set what other manufacturers aspire to be for some years to come. But as much as it is the hardware that reels in the buyers it is also the...

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Nokia hits 1.5 billion sales in Series 40 mobile phones

Nokia has just announced that has reached 1.5 Billion sales in the S40 mobile phone series. In an event at São Paulo - Brasil, the 1.5 billionth phone was deliver to a young female consumer and the phone was a Nokia Asha 303. Here you can read the full press release of Nokia of this historical moment for this brand. Espoo, Finland - Nokia today announced one of the most significant milestones in its history with the sale of its 1.5...

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Clearing up the Patent Lawsuits… or not : Infographic

It looks like someone at Verizon has taken the time to try and make sense as to who is suing who in the uber-competitive smartphone industry. Although attempting to clear things up, upon first glance one can't help but feel slightly overwhelmed and more confused.  Take a look for yourself to see if you can make sense of the insanity.  Click on the image for a larger view....

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New update for Samsung Galaxy Note

The Samsung Galaxy Note has just received a software update, bringing a new keyboard that you can use as an alternative and that should facilitate a lot the ones who like the one-hand writing. With a big display like the one on Galaxy Note, trying to write with only one hand, or even dialing a number, is kind of a mission impossible. The new keyboard and dialer brings an alternative design that you immediately understand with one...

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Nokia Lumia 800 goes against Samsung Galaxy Nexus

The Nokia Lumia 800 featuring WP7 Mango goes versus the Samsung Galaxy Nexus, the first Android phone featuring Ice Cream Sandwich! Who do you think is best? Check out the videos after the break and share your conclusions at our Forum. Hardware, Camera and Browser tests Browser UI, Keyboards and Conclusion...

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