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Ultra-Slim and Water-Proof Android Smartphone from DoCoMo and NEC

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Ultra-Slim and Water-Proof Android Smartphone from DoCoMo and NEC

. NEC may not be doing so well in the smartphone market lately, but they aren’t going down without a fight. DoCoMo has just announced a new smartphone for Japan, called NEC- ES N-05D. What’s most spectacular about this device is that they are built to be water-proof while still being 0.11 inches thinner than […]

Motorola Xoom 2 Media Edition review

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Motorola Xoom 2 Media Edition review

. Many, including Motorola, followed the iPad’s about-10-inch route with the launch of their first tablet, but there’s a lot to be said for a more compact format as seen here with the 8.2-inch Motorola Xoom 2 Media Edition. But with challengers in this more portable Android tablet war, does the Motorola Xoom 2 Media […]

The Future of Your Mobile Phone

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The Future of Your Mobile Phone

What are our phones going to look like in 10 years time; see-through displays, Star Trek-style tricorders? Ton Brand from the GSM Alliance – the organisation that promotes standardisation between mobile networks – has a pretty good idea. As programme director of Embedded Mobile, Brand is at the forefront of smartphone and tablet technology, constantly […]

Samsung Galaxy S III receives official recognition

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Samsung Galaxy S III receives official recognition

The rumour-mill is awash with Samsung Galaxy S III murmurs, following a couple of reports suggesting that the future flagship smartphone from the Korean company was facing a delay. The Galaxy S III grapevine seemed to suggest that the next big Sammy Android instalment would be getting a February unveiling at Mobile World Congress in […]

LandingZone dock for MacBook Air

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LandingZone dock for MacBook Air

Last month, the ZTE V66 popped up at the FCC awaiting approval for its 4G LTE wireless. Now, thanks to the Bluetooth SIG filing, onlookers have a better view of the seven-inch tablet. The device is expected to show up on Verizon’s shelves in the not to distant future. The V66 first showed itself at […]

Sony Xperia S boasts ‘dirt-repellent’ coating and ‘fast charging

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Sony Xperia S boasts ‘dirt-repellent’ coating and ‘fast charging

As launch day approaches, more technical details of Sony’s new Xperia S are starting to trickle out. We learned all the key specifications at CES (where we also got some hands-on time with the device), but now two interesting new features of the Sony flagship phone have come to light, according to Swiss tech site […]

Wifi-only Motorola XYBOARDs now shipping

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Wifi-only Motorola XYBOARDs now shipping

With pre-orders for both the Wifi-only Motorola XYBOARD 10.1 and 8.2 having started up a while ago, Motorola has no decided its a good a time as any to actually start shipping the device out. An email was sent out, letting folks know the devices are now up for purchase on the Motorola website with […]

Samsung tears down the Galaxy Note itself

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Samsung tears down the Galaxy Note itself

Samsung is offering a rare glimpse into one of its own products. In its official blog, the company is providing a detailed breakdown of the US version of its tablet/smartphone hybrid, the Galaxy Note. In the US, the Note was announced by AT&T just prior to CES earlier this month. Samsung’s self dissection does provide […]

BlackBerry Bold 9790 Review

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BlackBerry Bold 9790 Review

BlackBerry is in trouble. The founders Mike Lazaridis and Jim Balsillie announced they were stepping down from their CEO positions, being replaced by Thorsten Heins. Sure they might all have awesome names, but RIMs performance is far from awesome, at least when it comes to handsets. The company continues to release hardware that’s good, but […]

Sony Introduces updated Walkman E-series

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Sony Introduces updated Walkman E-series

Sony Japan has just introduced two new E-series Walkman players in Japan that are said to be thinner and lighter than their predecessors. Both have a 1.4-inch color LCD and a noise-cancelling design, while promising 30 hours of music playback on a full charge. The NW-E060 gets 2GB of built-in memory while the NW-E063 doubles […]