Windows Phone 8 release date set for October 29th

Microsoft has sent out invitations for an October 29 Windows Phone 8 launch event. This will come a mere four days after the official Windows 8 OS launch. The invitations themselves show a Windows Phone 8 device and the now-familiar Windows Phone lock screen. On it is a calendar reminder to “Save the Date” of Monday October […]

Sharp begin production on 5-inch 1080p screens with 443ppi

Move over, Retina display, there’s a new player in town who wants to stomp all over you. Sharp are said to have begun mass production of 5-inch, 1080p displays late last month. The new displays from Sharp sport a 1080×1920 resolution with an insane 443 pixels per inch (PPI). Comparing this to the competition, the […]

The map apps in the Galaxy S III and Lumia 920 beats Apple

Nokia has made a comparison between mapping services of its new Lumia 920 with those available in other two smartphones that are more competitive on the market: the Samsung Galaxy S III and the Apple iPhone 5. The Apple Maps application is the worst of all in this comparative information for not offering public transportation […]

Win a Nokia Lumia 820 Windows 8 Phone With Scancom

With the great success of our iPhone 5 competition, where we teamed up with Scancom.co.uk we decided to team up again to give one lucky reader the chance to win the new Nokia 820 Windows 8 phone. Nokia recently announced the addition of the 820 to its Lumia range and with this comes a new phone […]

What is missing in the iPhone 5? That is found in all other phones?

Some critics have out swinging hard at Cupertino, with accusations that it was not able to surprise experts. “We could have chosen the easy  route and have designed something more normal and less spectacular, but we did not.” With this comment is how Apple has used to defend its latest creation, the iPhone 5. However, […]

Nokia reveals that Windows Phone will reach Instagram

When Nokia unveiled the ‘lens’ of Windows Phone 8 last week, many thought it was perfect for something like Instagram. It seems that the prophecy was fulfilled. In a promotional video for their upcoming ‘flagship’, the Finnish company hinted at the existence of an application of the famous photo service for Windows Phone: With this, […]

How does wireless battery charging work ?

The release of the Nokia Lumia 920 and 820 brought a surprise that the technology industry had up their sleeve: the replacement of classic chargers for a new wireless system. Even the Finnish company revealed novel accessories In 2010 the Qi standard was approved for wireless electric charging. Directed by the Wireless Power Consortium, composed […]

The new iPhone 5 will have 4G LTE global coverage

The Apple smartphone can operate in high-speed networks in America, Europe, Asia and Oceania. When they introduced the new iPad in March this year, one of its main features was the addition of 4G LTE technology, to surf the Internet at high speed. Since then, we took for granted that the new iPhone 5 would […]

Nokia and Microsoft unveil the new Lumia phone with Windows Phone 8

Nokia and Microsoft unveiled in New York the latest Lumia smartphone, the first from the Finnish company to incorporate the operating system Windows Phone 8 and has among other features a wireless charging system. “This is the Lumia, and it’s time to change,” he told a packed press conference in the Big Apple President and […]

Is this the new SIM card for smartphones ?

A new standard was adopted to accompany the reduction in cell phone size. Designed by Apple, Nano-SIM created a conflict with other manufacturers. Is 40% smaller than the traditional SIM. The European Institute Standards Institute of Telecommunications (ETSI, for its acronym in English), ended a conflict of months between Apple, Nokia, BlackBerry and Motorola. The organism […]