Love Smartphones? Love the Environment? The Samsung Galaxy Exhilarate is Your Answer!

It seems everyone these days wants to help out the environment but they have list of things that they will not sacrifice to do it. If your smartphone is one of those things Samsung has the answer. Introducing the Samsung Galaxy Exhilarate an AT&T 4G LTE phone made from 80 percent recycled (post-consumer waste) material and is packaged with a low-load, energy-efficient charger that alerts customers when the device is fully charged....

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Hands On App Review: Newser for Windows Phone

With the consent stream of information coming at from all ends these days wouldn't it be nice if there was just one place to get in, get your news, and just get on with your day? That is exactly what Newser for Windows Phone is intended to do. In fact here is how Newser describes itself. Newser is a news curator with a kick. Our editors hand-pick the best stories from hundreds of US and international sources and summarize them into...

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microSIM Not Small Enough “4FF” (Nano) SIM is the Next Standard

It seems that when it comes to phones larger is better and when it comes to SIMs they can't get small enough. It seems the ETSI (European Telecommunications Standards Institute) just agreed upon a '4FF' (4th Form Factor) SIM card. It according to reports most of the mobile heavy hitters (Apple, Motorola, Nokia and RIM, etc..) got tougher and  reached a compromise on what this "nano SIM" should look like. According to the press...

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Google battles Microsoft, Nokia over patent claims

Internet giant Google filed a patent claim against software giant Microsoft and its mobile partner Nokia accusing both companies of illegally feeding mobile patents to MOSAID Technologies Inc., a company that specializes in collecting royalties on intellectual property. Google asserts that this could potentially drive up the prices of cellphones and other wireless devices.   Google Inc. made the details of the claim public after...

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Gingerbread to Ice Cream Sandwich – The Transition

Recently , on 29th May to be more specific , Samsung rolled out an Ice Cream Sandwich Update for India based carrier Galaxy S2 (GT-I9100) users via Kies and OTA (Over the Air) . Since then, after updating my mobile I have been engrossed in finding out the particular user interface changes that have been added in the ICS upgrade.  Listed below are some of the changes which I could notice in my phone. There might be other changes too...

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Hands on With Photosynth for Windows Phone

Photosynth is finally available to download for your Windows Phone so I downloaded it and wasted half of my battery life playing with it incessantly today. What did I learn? That making true 360 degree "sphere" pictures is super easy and the ability to run this app  is probably going to be a requirement from now on when I buy a phone. Not sure what I mean? Follow this link and check out this this one "photo" I took earlier in the...

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