John Nack has put together an interesting demo showing how much faster and resilient Flash is compared to HMTL 5 on mobile phones. The two phones tested were the Nexus One and iPhone 4 with the HTML 5 animation running at around 24 frames per second on the iPhone 4 and 40 fps on the Nexus One. Watch the demo after the jump to see Flash vs HTML 5. … [Read more...] about Flash Is Faster and Better Than HTML 5 On Mobiles?
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Good news for owners of the HTC Desire on T-Mobile, as the company has finally released Android 2.2 Froyo for the HTC Desire, and the update is quite a large one with a 90.93MB download. Android 2.2 brings a range of new features to the HTC Desire, which include Adobe's Flash 10.1, plus support for HTML 5, plus a range of other features. … [Read more...] about T-Mobile Releases HTC Desire Android 2.2 Froyo Update
Before we feed you the expected details, let's make it clear there's not a lot of evidence to support this rumor. All we know is a blogger has leaked the news just now and the techworld is bracing itself for the inevitable tsunami of frantic speculation. … [Read more...] about Does Facebook Have A Phone In The Works?
Mobile Crunch are reporting that a number of European mobile carriers are possibly planning to develop their own smartphone OS, which could see carriers like Orange, Vodafone, T-Mobile work together to build their own OS. The OS could be similar to whnat China Mobile has done, as they created their own OS based on Google Androoid, although the OS they created is completely … [Read more...] about European Mobile Carriers Planning Thier Own Smartphone OS?
Earlier today we told that Verizon had said that they wouldn't be selling any Windows Phone 7 smartphones until 2011, which we thought was down to Verizon who were concentrating on Android devices for the rest of the year. It seems the reason that there will be no Verizon Windows Phone 7 smartphones this year is down to Microsoft, as Greg Sullivan, Microsoft's Senior product … [Read more...] about No CDMA Windows Phone 7 Smartphones Until Next Year
HTC recently launched their latest Android smartphone the HTC Desire HD the other day, and UK mobile phone operator T-Mobile has announced that they would be carrying the HTC Desire HD . We spoke to T-Mobile recently, and they told us that the HTC Desire HD would be available for free on either a £35 or £40 a month 24 month contract, although they said this could not be … [Read more...] about HTC Desire HD Available Free On £30 T-Mobile Contract?
Microsoft [MSFT] has been showing off some of the features of their new Windows Phone 7 OS, and they have also now released their developers tools for Windows Phone 7. They showed off a number of applications and features for Windows Phone 7, which include, Netflix, Flixster, Twitter, YouTube and Travelocity, and YouTube will make use of public API's so H.264 enabled videos … [Read more...] about Windows Phone 7 Features Twitter And YouTube Support (Video)
Microsoft's Windows Phone 7 doesnt allow for the UI to be customized by individual manufacturers, although a couple of videos have appeared on the web showing HTC's Sense UI running on Windows 7 Phone. It looks like instead of replacing the Windows Phone 7 UI, apps have bee added that replicate a lot of the features on HTC's Sense UI. … [Read more...] about HTC Sense For Windows Phone 7 (Video)
Microsoft [MSFT] is expected to release the first Windows Phone 7 smartphones any day now, we have already seen a number of Windows Phone 7 smartphones from a variety of manufacturers and many are expected to go on sale before the end of 2010. Now it seems one major US mobile carrier, Verizon Wireless will not be selling any Windows Phone 7 handsets this year. … [Read more...] about Windows Phone 7 Smartphones Not Coming To Verizon This Year
If you are a Star Trek fan this very rare Nokia Star Trek Communicator prototype phone is for you. As a promotional project to amrk the launch of the Star Trek Movie in 2008 Nokia designed a special mobile phone to externally resemble the original Star Trek communicator from the TV series. Nokia built 14 prototypes of the communicator based on the Nokia N76 flip phone and … [Read more...] about Nokia Star Trek Communicator (video)
Today Logitec has launched a new line of Bluetooth headphones that it claims are the worlds smallest. The Logitec Bluetooth Headphones come in two varieties, one designed for computer users LBT-PCHP02 and the other LBT-AVHP02 designed for audio players. … [Read more...] about Logitec Bluetooth Headphones: Worlds Smallest
If you are the owner of a Symbian^3 mobile and feel left out of the Angry Birds phenomena. You will be pleased to know that Angry Birds is now on its way to Symbian^3 mobile devices: Nokia N8, E7, C6-01 and C7. … [Read more...] about Angry Birds Arriving on Symbian^3 Devices