Windows phone will be a serious contender by 2015

Windows phone is in the smartphone market for quite some time now but has not been able to get a significant market share until now. The low end windows phone have shown silver linings but the high end phones are just not selling. But that is not the end of the story. Windows and especially … Continue reading “Windows phone will be a serious contender by 2015”

Motorola Facebook phone is real, goes by the name Motokey Social

Earlier during the year, several rumors had surfaced regarding an alleged Facebook phone to be built by Motorola. The rumors picked pace and photos (concepts) popped up before the rumor mill threw a twist in the midst, speculating the phone is to be built by Facebook itself. This prompted Mark Zuckerberg to come out and … Continue reading “Motorola Facebook phone is real, goes by the name Motokey Social”

Why the iPhone will never have a screen larger than 3.5 inches

With the influx of many bigger smartphones in the market, like the Samsung Galaxy S II, Samsung Nexus S, HTC HD7, etc, several analysts and consumers alike have called for Apple to make an iPhone bigger than the current 3.5 inch dimension it sports in order to keep up with the competition. But Apple have refrained … Continue reading “Why the iPhone will never have a screen larger than 3.5 inches”

ASUS merges pads and phones to announce the Padfone!

Pads and phones seem to be the in thing in the world of technology these days, and while consumers are divided where to spend their money on, ASUS has given us a deadly combo of the two in the form of the Padfone! The Padfone is an Android smartphone that is docked into a tablet/pad, … Continue reading “ASUS merges pads and phones to announce the Padfone!”

Windows Phone 7.1 ‘Mango’ in a nutshell (video)

Microsoft yesterday launched a new breed of Windows Phone software dubbed ‘Mango’ with a formality numerical of ‘7.1’. The latest software coming out of Redmond will be the one used on the first Nokia devices as part of the Microkia deal, and will be available for all present Windows Phone device holders to upgrade to … Continue reading “Windows Phone 7.1 ‘Mango’ in a nutshell (video)”

Samsung Galaxy S II arriving in India in May, might set you back by 30k

One of the most eagerly-awaited and most liked super-phone of 2011, Samsung’s Galaxy S II, is making its way to the world’s largest telecom market in India next month, announced Samsung at the Samsung South West Asia Forum held in Delhi yesterday. The phone, announced on the 13th of  February, is Samsung’s flagship device and comes pre-loaded with … Continue reading “Samsung Galaxy S II arriving in India in May, might set you back by 30k”

Skype ‘definitely’ coming to Windows Phone 7 ‘this fall’

Microsoft’s very own Joe Belfiore has confirmed that popular video chatting service Skype will be available on Windows Phone 7 ‘this fall’. “Skype will be coming to the Windows Phone 7 platform this fall” “…definitely coming this fall.” …were the words of Joe while speaking live at MIX 11. Now, if only a WP7 phone would ship … Continue reading “Skype ‘definitely’ coming to Windows Phone 7 ‘this fall’”

BREAKING: Samsung confirms Samsung Galaxy S ‘2011 edition’ aka Samsung Galaxy S Plus

It looks like it was too difficult for Samsung to kill off the Galaxy S series as news has come in, and they have confirmed too, that a ‘2011 edition’ of your favorite Samsung phone is coming this year, aptly named Galaxy S Plus for markets outside of Russia. The 4-inch Android phone is mainly the … Continue reading “BREAKING: Samsung confirms Samsung Galaxy S ‘2011 edition’ aka Samsung Galaxy S Plus”

SMSAssasin: An app that will free you from Spam SMSes. Forever.

And how badly we wanted this one! Few techies from Delhi, India have developed a software that segregates spam messages on cellphones from regular ones, saving your time and sparing you the irritation of deleting several such messages every now and then. How many times does your cell phone beep in a day telling you that … Continue reading “SMSAssasin: An app that will free you from Spam SMSes. Forever.”

Verizon iPhone antenna issues not as serious as they appear (video)

Yesterday the worldwide web went haywire on learning that the Verizon iPhone has similar, or maybe even worse effects than the AT&T iPhone when holding the phone in a certain way, a la the Death Grip. Here’s a glance: …check out this one too: But actually, the issue is not as serious as it appears, … Continue reading “Verizon iPhone antenna issues not as serious as they appear (video)”

OFFICIAL: Sony Ericsson Xperia Play (PlayStation Phone) arriving February 13

The hide-and-seek is finally over and now, finally, Sony have come clean on the PlayStation Phone – the Xperia Play – giving it a February 13th launch date. The launch proceedings begin at 6PM GMT at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona. Via Sony Ericsson (Facebook Page)