BlackBerry Z10 Poses For The Camera Again

We have already seen a number of photos of the BlackBerry Z10, which was previously know as the BlackBerry London or BlackBerry L-Series, and now we have some decent pictures of the handset.

The photos below were posted to fou6an.com, and they give us a really good look at the new BlackBerry Z10 handset, which will be officially unveiled later this month.

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BLU Vivo 4.65 inch HD Super AMOLED $300 Unlocked Smartphone Unveiled

After announcing their Vivo 4.3 Dual Sim AMOLED Android Smartphone back at the beginning of August, BLU has now announced that they have created a BLU Vivo 4.65 inch HD Super AMOLED Smartphone that is now available in the US for around $300.

The new BLU Vivo 4.65 inch Smartphone is unlocked and equipped with a  MediaTek MT6577 dual core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A9 processor running Google’s Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich (ICS) operating system.

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Samsung Looking To Sell 510 Million Mobile Phones In 2013

Samsung had a great year in 2012 with a number if Samsung devices being extremely popular last year, and now it would appear that Samsung ha big plans for 2013, according to a recent report from the Korea Times.

Samsung is expecting to sell a total of 510 million mobile phones in 2013, and out of these 510 million, around 390 million will be smartphones and the remaining 120 million will be budget and feature phones.

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Vodafone UK Announces ‘Nearly New’ Plans

Vodafone UK has launched a new range of plans for both their monthly mobile contracts and their pay as you go contracts, the new service is called ‘Nearly New’, and basically instead of getting a brand new smartphone with you plan you will get a nearly new handset at a reduced cost.

The ‘Nearly New’ handsets will come with a full 12 month warranty on pay as you go and a 24 month warranty on Vodafone’s monthly contracts.

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Samsung And NTT DoCoMo To Launch Tizen Based Smartphones This Year

It would appear that Samsung has plans to launch some new smartphones this year with a different OS, according to a recent report, Samsung is working with NTT DoCoMo on new devices which will run the open source Tizen OS.

According to the report other Japanese carriers as well as NTT DoCoMo are also looking at releasing Tizen based devices, probably in a similar partnership with Samsung and possibly other manufactures.

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Samsung Galaxy Note II Hits 1 Million Sales In South Korea

Samsung’s Galaxy Note II has become an incredibly popular device for the company, we heard recently that Samsung sold a total of 5 million units of the device worldwide and now it would appear that the Galaxy Note II has hit another milestone.

Samsung have now sold a total of one million Galaxy Note II devices in their home country, South Korea, and the device apparently reached this milestone three times quicker that the original Galaxy Note.

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Microsoft Adds 75,000 Apps To Windows Phone Store In 2012

Microsoft’s Windows Phone Store is still quite a way behind Apple’s iOS Store and Google’s Android App store in terms of the amount of applications available to download.

Microsoft has announced that they added a total of 75,000 new applications to the Windows Phone Store in 2012, which has doubled the amount of applications available to 150,000.

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BlackBerry Z10 With LTE For AT&T Appears At The FCC

RIM will launch its new BlackBerry 10 devices on the 30th of January, along with their new BlackBerry 10 OS, one of the devices will be a full touchscreen smartphone which we have already seen a number of photos of, the BlackBerry Z10.

A new BlackBerry 10 smartphone, which is reported to be the BlackBerry Z10, has appeared at the FCC with compatibility for AT&T’s LTE and GSM bands, as well as the international bands.

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More Motorola Devices To Get Android Jelly Bean In Quarter One

Motorola has updated its software update news page and added some new devices to its list of handsets that will be getting the Android Jelly Bean update in quarter one of this year.

The new devices added to the list include the Motorola Electrify M XT901 with US Cellular, the the RAZR HD XT925 in Canada, the Motorola RAZR M in Australia and the Motorola RAZR i XT890 in Europe.

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Sony Xperia Z And ZL Press Shots Leaked

Some press photos have been leaked of two Sony Xperia Android smartphones that we have heard about previously, the Sony Xperia Z ‘Yuga’ and the Sony Xperia ZL ‘Odin’.

The press photos appeared on Sony’s own website, and both devices are expected to be announced later this month, both handsets will come with similar specifications although the ZL will feature a slightly slimmer design.

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