iPhone 5 Vs Galaxy S3 Displays Compared

We have already seen a couple of comparisons between various features on the iPhone 5 vs Galaxy S3, and now the guys over at DisplayMate have put the two smartphones displays to the test, along with the display on last years iPhone 4S.

According to the tests that DisplayMate ran on both devices, they both have excellent displays, although they have said that the display on the new iPhone 5 is slightly better than that of the display on Samsung’s Galaxy S3 smartphones.

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Virgin Media May Launch 4G LTE Service In The UK Before The End Of 2012

The UK’s first 4G LTE mobile network was recently launched by EE, which is a joint venture between two of the UK’s mobile carriers, Orange and T-Mobile, and now it would appear that Virgin Mobile may also intend to launch a 4G LTE service in the UK.

According to a recent report by the Inquirer, Virgin Mobile are in talks with EE to use EE’s LTE approved 17800MHz spectrum, and if a deal is done their service may launch before the end of the year.

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Verizon Says iPhone 5 Will Be Unlocked On Its Network

Yesterday we heard that owners of Verizon’s iPhone 5 were reporting that the handset was GSM unlocked, which means it can be used on other mobile networks whilst still on contract with Verizon.

Now Verizon has confirmed that the iPhone 5 is unlocked on their network and it wont be locked in the future, the handset will work with AT&T’s non LTE 4G network and T-Mobile’s network as well as other GSM networks.

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Apple TV Software Update Released

Apple has released a new software update for its Apple TV devices, the update is available from the 2nd and third generation Apple TV devices and it brings a range of new features to Apple’s set top box.

The update comes with a range of new features which include shared photo streams, the ability to send audio from your Apple TV to AirPlay enabled devices, iTunes account switching and more.

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The 24 Karat Gold Plated iPhone 5

If you are worried about your iPhone 5’s casing getting scratched, and have more money than sense then you may want to check out the 24 Karat gold plated iPhone.

The 24 Karat Gold plated iPhone 5 is available in both 24 karat gold and also rose gold, and each one comes individually numbered and also come with a handcrafted wooden box, have a look at the photos below.

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ReadyCase iPhone 5, 4S and 4 Case Is A Cool Idea

Apple’s iPhone 5 went on sale last week, and we have already seen a few iPhone 5 cases, and expect to see quite a few more over the next few weeks, this one is called the ReadyCase and it is an indiegogo project where the designers are trying to raise the money to put it into production.

The ReadyCase is designed to have multiple functions, and it comes with a number of built in features which include a headphone clip, a kickstand, a USB drive, and a lens ring for add on iPhone lenses, have a look at the video of it in action below.

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Sound Taxi makes music from London city sounds

That black London cab that you see here turns the hustle and bustle of London into music. In other words it turns the audio chaos of a city in beautiful sounds. The Sound Taxi toured London last week in fact. It collects ambient sound pollution with a roof-mounted mic, then recycles it through production software and pumps out real-time mixes on those speakers.
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Pantech Vega R3 S4 Powered Smartphone Introduced

Pantech has just introduced a new smartphone to its range in the form of the Pantech Vega R3 which is equipped with a 5.3 inch Natural IPS Pro LCD touchscreen, with a 1280 x 720 resolution.

The Vega R3 is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 processor, supported by 2GB RAM and has an impressive 13 megapixel rear facing camera installed, running Google’s Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich (ICS) operating system.

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iPhone 5 Vs Galaxy S3 Drop Test (Video)

Earlier today we saw a video of the iPhone 5 vs the Galaxy S3, the video earlier compared the performance on the two devices, and now we have another video comparing the two handsets.

The guys over at Android Authority decided it would be a good idea to see how well both the iPhone 5 and the Galaxy S3 compared in various drops tests, have a look at the video below.

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Toshiba Canvio Slim Portable HDD Announced

Toshiba has announced the launch of their latest portable hard drive, the Toshiba Canvio, which is designed to be light, slim and ultra portable, and it comes with 500GB of built in storage.

The Toshiba Canvio measures just 9mm thick and and comes with USB 3.0 and is backwards compatible with USB 2.0, it will work with both PCs and Macs.

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Google Nexus 5 To Based On HTC’s Droid Incredible (Rumor)

We have been hearing a number of different rumors about Google’s next Nexus smartphone, the device is expected to be announced before the end of the year, and now according to a recent report the next Nexus device will be called the Google Nexus 5.

The Google Nexus 5 is reported to be based on HTC’s Droid Incredible X, and the handset is rumored to come with Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean and will apparently feature a 5 inch display.

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