Archive for October, 2009

Nokia’s First TD-CDMA Phone, China 3G Capable

by Rob on October 27th, 2009

Nokia has just announced the Nokia 6788 which is the first Nokia phone to come equipped with TD-SCDMA connectivity. This is the standard for domestic 3G service in China and the manufacturer worked closely with the world’s largest carrier by subscribers – China Mobile – to coordinate creation/launch of the phone. By all other accounts […]

Sony Ericsson Equinox Shines At T-Mobile October 28th

by Rob on October 27th, 2009

The Sony Ericsson Equinox is a flip phone with an interesting twist of lighting that will be available exclusively at T-Mobile starting October 28th. The main attraction here is the bizarre lights that claim to “light up your life, literally” and the inclusion of an FM Radio. At the grand-opening of a T-Mobile retail store […]

Palm Pixi On Sprint, $99 November 15th

by Rob on October 26th, 2009

The second WebOS Phone, the Palm Pixi, will debut on the Sprint network on November 15th for $99.99 according to a Press Release the company published today. Consider this to be the kid brother of the Palm Pre – lesser specs and smaller screen with the hardware keyboard smack dab on the front of the […]

BlackBerry Storm 2 Gets Shafted On October 28th

by Rob on October 26th, 2009

The BlackBerry Storm 2 is getting the complete shaft from Verizon Wireless and its fall from grace – if you could ever call it graceful – is caused largely in part to Android. Rumor has it that the BlackBerry Storm 2 will be launching on October 28th but we haven’t heard a peep about it […]

T-Mobiles Project Black Revealed

by Elias Chiddicks on October 20th, 2009

So, remember a few days ago when we were telling you about Project Black, a new, ultra-secret plan for TMo’s future? Well today we have a few details to share with you regarding the plans that you will be seeing. Well a lot more has been promised with Project Black, the first indication of unlimited […]

Apple Updates Its Mouse, Screens, Computers, No iPhone?

by Elias Chiddicks on October 20th, 2009

Well, we guess it’s okay if Apple takes a break from updating the iPhone line, but still, they might want to adopt a process that updates the device more than once a year from here on out. Competition is getting tougher, and the last update (recall 3G to 3GS) was none to breathtaking a step […]

Bluetooth BlackBerry Watch On The Way

by Rob on October 20th, 2009

Up until about a year ago, BlackBerry was all about business. Then they took a dive into the consumer waters by targeting the typical customer directly with the launch of the first ever BlackBerry Touch Screen – the BlackBerry Storm. We all know how that went. Now the company is going deeper and entering novelty […]

Acer neoTouch S200, beTouch E100/E101/E200 Official

by Rob on October 20th, 2009

We knew about the Acer E100, E101, E200 and S200. We also knew about Acer’s new naming conventions of its Windows Mobile 6.5 devices… beTouch and NeoTouch. What we DIDN’T know is where those products fell in what line. Now we do. The Acer neoTouch S200 is the higher end of the 4 aforementioned handsets […]

Samsung Tocco Lite Review

by Rob on October 20th, 2009

Samsung has been pretty darn successful with budget touchscreens and their latest device, the Samsung Tocco Lite, aims to be the brightest star amongst them yet. Not coincidentally, the Tocco is also called the Samsung Star in some regions of the world. When Samsung means “Lite” they REALLY mean Lite – this phone doesn’t even […]

BlackBerry Storm 2 Doing Website Hokey Pokey

by Rob on October 20th, 2009

You put the Storm 2 in, you take the Storm 2 out, you put the Storm 2 on and you SHAKE IT ALL ABOUT. You do the Stormy Warmy and you turn yourself around…. that’s what its all about. YEAH! Last night the BlackBerry Storm 2 made an appearance on the Verizon Wireless website before […]

Offical Re-Confimation: Verizon Palm Pre Early Next Year

by Rob on October 18th, 2009

I’m not a huge twitter fan/user but sometimes I absolutely love it and the stories like this are the reason. Although the medium is very “un-official”, Verizon Wireless and pretty much every other company in the tech sector have official twitter accounts. They recently used that official account to officially re-confirm an early 2010 release […]

Sony Ericsson Satio Goodies On Launch Blog

by Rob on October 18th, 2009

If you’re looking for information, user reviews, videos and all that good stuff about the Sony Ericsson Satio you are in luck because SE themselves have a Satio Launch Blog that includes some nice vids about the phone: This phone is bound for popularity but as of now will only be an option for European […]

Roundup: Storm 2 Leaks Abound, Reviews and Official Specs!

by Elias Chiddicks on October 16th, 2009

Those of you who have been following the Blackberry Storm 2 release know that, at this point, there are basically no suprises left for the actual release (whenever that may be). Today was no exception, with Vodaphone publishing the official specifications for the device, Walk Mossberg posting is review of it and Verizon’s CEO rocking […]

Barnes & Noble’s E-Reader Pictures Leaked!

by Elias Chiddicks on October 15th, 2009

Yes, yes, we know, its just an e-reader and we are a mobile blog, but this is pretty big news actually. Why so big? Because while speculation about this device has been all over the place these pictures are the first to confirm what the product is actually going to include, and just how game […]

Google Updates Its Go Mobile! Blogs

by Elias Chiddicks on October 15th, 2009

Unless you have been living in a cave for the past five years, you will know that Google has some pretty powerful applications out for mobile phones of all kinds. Today the company has upgraded its tips and tricks sections for a number of the services, including Search, YouTube, Maps and Gmail: We’ve published some […]

HTC HD2 Headed For T-Mobile?

by Elias Chiddicks on October 15th, 2009

We have more rumors fresh of the proverbial internet grill today. This one seems much more likely than the previous T-Mobile related news, but it is also slightly less exciting. And in this case we do only mean slighty, since the HD2 is a pretty major handset, with the wicked fast 1Ghz Snapdragon processor and […]

Rumor: T-Mobile’s Project Black Is A Turnaround?

by Elias Chiddicks on October 15th, 2009

And here we were thinking that Project Black was some uber plan for the most ridiculously sweet phone you can imagine. However, according to an unconfirmed memo from someone called Nexus404, Project Black is a rescue plan, rather than any specific product. So, what is included in this rescue plan? Lots of “top of the […]

Blackberry Bold In White Due October 18th

by Elias Chiddicks on October 14th, 2009

Confirmed, if you feel the urge to go all contrasting on your color scheme, the Blackberry Bold will soon be available in white. Even the pleathered back gets in on the action. Still, RIM, this seems like a case of too little too late. This product might have been good six months ago to rejuvinate […]

China Unicom iPhone Sale Starts October 30th

by Rob on October 14th, 2009

Where did the Chinese Lone Ranger buy his iPhone? (China…. ) Unicom , Unicom, Unicom-com-com Unicom, Unicom, Unicom-com-com Unicom, Unicom, Unicom-com-com Unicooooooooom, Unicom-com-com Way too long to be funny and if you didn’t realize it you were supposed to sing that to the lone ranger tune. Anyways this isn’t funny anymore – the news. China […]

Do Any Chick You Want With Pepsi iPhone App

by Rob on October 14th, 2009

Pepsi launched an iPhone Application that is absolutely HILARIOUS – basically you pick a “type” of girl (there are 24 types to choose from) and it helps you with topics of convo, tidbits of information and other ways to help you score. Stereotyping at its finest. Types include Tree Hugger, Rebound Girl, Sorority Girl, Punk, […]