Bing may be the default search engine on Microsoft's Windows Phone 7, but that hasn't stopped Google from getting Google search onto Windows Phone 7 as they have just released a Google Search App for the platform. Google Search for Windows Phone 7 is available as a free download from the Windows Phone 7 Marketplace, and it comes with a range of different features. … [Read more...] about Google Search App For Windows Phone 7 Launched
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The Nokia E7 was announced back in September, good news if you have been waiting to get your hands on one as the Nokia E7 will begin shipping on the 10th of December 2010. The Nokia E7 features Symbian OS 3, which Nokia announced earlier today they will be taking over the development of the platform, it also comes with a 4 inch touchscreen display and a full slide out QWERTY … [Read more...] about Nokia E7 Shipping December 10th 2010
Samsung has officially announced their latest Android smartphone, the Samsung Continumm which will be available with mobile operator Verizon Wireless. The Samsung Continuum will come with Google Android 2.1, and it features a 3.4 inch Super AMOLED display with a resolution of 800 x 480 pixels, there is also a secondary smaller 1.8 inch display which Samsung calls a ticker … [Read more...] about Samsung Continuum Gets Official
Opera has released the latest version of its Opera Mobile browser for Google's Android platform, Opera Mobile 10.1 Beta. Opera Mobile for Android offers a range of features including speed enhancements, smooth scrolling zooming and panning. Other features on Opera Mobile 10.1 Beta for Android include visual tabs, speed dial, built in geolocation support, bookmarks syncing … [Read more...] about Opera Mobile 10.1 Beta For Android Now Available
Nokia is taking over the development of the Symbian OS from the Symbian Foundation, the Symbian Foundation will be moving to a new role and will be responsible for licensing Symbian. The Symbian Foundation will keep control of the products portfolio of patents, as well as research and development, and will control licenses for the platform. … [Read more...] about Nokia Takes Over Symbian Development
I have owned a bunch of phones over the years that had cameras in them. I always hate to call them camera phones because the camera functionality typically is so bad that I just never used it. I have tried to use my iPhone 3GS as a camera a few times and even it sucks compared to my dirt cheap point and shoot camera. … [Read more...] about LG L-03C Rocks Camera Style with a Phone on the Side
Verizon has officially announced that the Motorola Droid Pro will be available on their network from the 9th of November 2010, for $179.99 with a two year contract. The Verizon Droid Pro is a candy bar style smartphone with a 3.1 inch touchscreen display, a 1GHz processor, and a five megapixel camera with built in auto focus and an LED flash. … [Read more...] about Verizon Motorola Droid Pro Gets Official Price And Release Date
It seems that HTC may be developing their own App Store for their range of smatphones, which could possibly offer apps for handsets as well as magazine and ebook content. According to the Financial Times, HTC may be launching the HTC App Store on their new HTC sense website, which adds a range of new features to HTC smartphones. … [Read more...] about HTC To Launch A HTC Sense App Store?
There was a rumor last month that HP Palm were working on five or six new webOS based devices, we have already seen details of the new Palm Pre 2 and now a few more devices have been spotted . It seems there are a number of new devices listed in webOS 2.0 which include the following code names, Stingray, Manta ray, Broadway, Windsor and Roadrunner (Palm Pre 2). … [Read more...] about Five New webOS Devices Spotted In webOS 2.0
Samsung has set themselves an ambitious target for next year, as the company is looking to ship around 40 million smartphones in 2011, and they are looking to build on the success of popular handsets like the Android based Samsung Galaxy S. Samsung also has a target of 20 million smartphones by the end of 2010, so they are looking to double this next year, and with a new … [Read more...] about Samsung Looking To Ship 40 Million Smartphones In 2011
It seems that the developer version of the Google Nexus One may be getting Android 2.3, Gingerbread some time this week, according to a tweet posted by Alvaro Fuentes Vasquez, who apparently works on the leadership team of the Open Handset Alliance. The tweet, says that an Android 2.3 Gingerbread update will be released OTA within the next few days, you can see the … [Read more...] about Google Nexus One To Get Android 2.3 Gingerbread This Week?
Windows Phone 7 smartphones have now gone one sale in the US, with a total of three different Windows Phone 7 handsets available from today. The HTC HD7, HTC Surround and Samsung Focus are all available in the US as from today, available from a Number of retailers including Amazon and Dell, and with a range of mobile operators which include AT&T and T-Mobile. … [Read more...] about Windows Phone 7 Smartphones Go On Sale in US