Raspberry PI Hits 350,000 Orders

The Raspberry PI has been very popular with the pre-orders of the device selling out almost instantly and the device has only recently started to be shipped out to customers, and now we get some actual numbers on how many of these tiny $35 computers have been sold.

According to the two companies who are handling sales of the device in behalf of the Raspberry PI foundation, they have received a total of 350,000 orders for the Raspberry PI to date.

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Apple’s iPhone Makes Up Half Of Verizon’s Smartphone Sales For Quarter One

Verizon has released its latest smartphone sales data, and apple’s iPhone accounted for more than half of its total smartphones sales for quarter one of 2012, with Verizon activating more than 3.2 million iPhones for the quarter.

This number is down from 4.3 million activations for their previous quarter, although the iPhone 4S was actually launched in the previous quarter, which would explain the higher numbers over this quarter.

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Nokia Releases New 808 PureView Promo (Video)

We have already seen a couple of videos of the new Nokia 808 PureView smartphone in action and now Nokia has released a new promo video for their 808 PureView smartphone which you can see below.

As a reminder the Nokia 808 PureView runs Symbian Belle as its OS and features a 41 megapixel camera and a 4 inch AMOLED display with a resolution of 640 x 960 pixels.

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Amazon Kindle Touch Lands In The UK This Weekend

Amazon’s Kindle Touch has been available in the US for a while, and the device was scheduled to go on sale here in the UK on the 27th of April, good news if you have been waiting to get your hands one one as Amazon have decided to sell the Kindle Touch a little earlier than they had originally planned.

The Amazon Kindle Touch will be available in the UK from tomorrow the 21st of April, and the WiFi version will be available for £109 and the WiFi and 3G version will be available for £169.

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Samsung Files Three New Galaxy Trademarks

Samsung has filed for quite a few different trademarks relating to their Galaxy range if smartphones and tablets, and now the guys from Fusible have discovered three more new Galaxy trademark filings from Samsung.

The latest Galaxy trademark filings were recorded on the 13th of April, and there were filed for mobile telephones, smartphones and also goods and services, which would suggest that these three new devices will be smartphones.

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Samsung’s S-Cloud To Take On Apple’s iCloud?

There have been rumors for a while that Samsung is working on their own cloud based service for their smartphones and tablets, and now according to a recent report the service will be called S-Cloud.

According to the report Samsung’s S-Cloud will look to take on Apple’s iCloud offering and the service is expected to be officially announced on May the 3rd, we wonder if we will hear more about the new Samsung Galaxy S III at the same time.

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Sprint Galaxy Nexus Pre-orders Sold Out

The Samsung Galaxy Nexus went up for pre-order on US mobile carrier Sprint a couple of days ago, and it looks like the handset will end up being popular with Sprint users as pre-orders of the device have actually sold out.

The Samsung Galaxy Nexus will be available from Sprint on the 22nd of April, although we wonder if their will be shortages of the device considering that Sprint has sold out of all of the pre-order stock.

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Samsung GT-i9300 Dummy Box Reveals New Galaxy S III ?

We have been hearing rumors that Samsung are testing out their new Galaxy S III smartphone with a range of mobile carriers, and the Galaxy S III which is being tested by the carriers is said to be housed in dummy cases to hide the actual design of the device.

Now a photo has been posted online from the guys over at Tinhte, who have revealed a number of new devices in the past which shows a Samsung device with the model number GT-i9300.

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Samsung Lists 8 More Patents In Case Against Apple In California

Samsung and Apple are engaged in a number of different lawsuits with each company accusing the other of infringing on their patents, and now Samsung has asserted eight additional patents against Apple.

Two of the patents are part of FRAND, and five of the patents were originally granted to Samsung whilst three of them were purchased from their previous owners.

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Google Gmail Meter Unveiled To Analyse Your Gmail Inbox (video)

As if you didn’t already know you were receiving way too much email, Google has this week launched a new Gmail Stats app for Gmail which allows you to view your email messages and replies in more details.

The Gmail Meter is an Apps Script which runs on the first day of every month and sends you an email containing different statistics about your Inbox, such as volume, daily traffic and traffic patterns to name a few.

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Nokia Lumia 610 Lands In Asia

Nokia has announced that they have started rolling out their budget Windows Phone smartphone, the Nokia Lumia 610 in Asia, with the device launching in the Philippines in the last week of April and then China, Hong Kong, Indonesia,Malaysia, Singapore, Taiwan and Vietnam over the next few weeks.

As a reminder, the Nokia Lumia 610 features  a 3.7 inch WVGA capacitive LCD touchscreen display which has a resolution of 800 x 480 pixels, and it also comes with a a single core Qualcomm Snapdragon S1 800MHz processor, 256MB of RAM and 16GB of built in storage.

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