MMS Message Now Working For Most North American Carriers

One of the few truly consistent things for Android user across the board is the Google suite of apps and services that come with almost every Android device sold.  One of these which is becoming more and more useful is Google Voice and it work pretty darn well here in North America expect for one thing.....MMS messaging.  That is about to change. According to reports MMS on Google Voice will now work with "100 different North American...

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Blackberry rebounding as losses fall
Sep26

Blackberry rebounding as losses fall

Blackberry has trodden a rocky road over the last few years, moving quickly from being one of the big brands in the smartphone world to almost going bust. 2013 was annus horribilis for the company, but during 2014 the company has been speaking in more positive terms and saying it can recover. The numbers are starting to back that up as while Blackberry is still making a loss, those losses have in fact tumbled considerably and the...

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Jolla Officially Expands Into India on Snapdeal
Sep23

Jolla Officially Expands Into India on Snapdeal

Finnish smartphone maker Jolla is doing things a little different than other OEM's in many ways. One of these is to expand slowly and only sell their devices in countries they can support.  Today they announced that are expanding into a key market India.  This market is key since India was a Nokia stronghold and Jolla is a company started by Ex-Nokians running their too soon orphaned (and brillant)  MeeGo/Sailfish OS.  Check out the...

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Xperia Z3 and Z3 Compact available for bargain prices in the UK
Sep13

Xperia Z3 and Z3 Compact available for bargain prices in the UK

After having a quick demo of the Xperia Z3 and Z3 Compact I can confirm they are the real deal, even if they do only update the Xperia Z2 experience slightly. The handsets are set to go global during the opening weeks of October, but they are available in the UK for pre-order now and amazingly it seems some retailers are offering enormous launch discounts. The Xperia Z3 is the daddy of Sony’s smartphone output right now, the flagship...

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Sony cuts support for a number of Xperia smartphones
Sep11

Sony cuts support for a number of Xperia smartphones

Sony has decided to pull the plug on a number of its older and lower end Xperia handsets today, confirming that a number of them will no longer be supported. That means owners of the Xperia SP, first gen Xperia M, Xperia L, and Xperia C will no longer get any updates from Sony or Android. The company officially announced the decision by placing a “final version” tag on each devices respective support page today. That means all of...

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