Japan Reviews Mobile Phone SIM Lock System

Japan Reviews Mobile Phone SIM Lock System

Apparently the Japanese government has launch a review of the mobile phone SIM Lock system which stops people from swapping their SIM cards out so they can talk on a different carrier reports an article over on gizmodo. According to the article originating from Yahoo News, the 3 major Japanese mobile carriers all sell mobile […]

Video: HTC HD2 Running N900 Maemo OS

Video: HTC HD2 Running N900 Maemo OS

It appears the HTC HD2 smartphone is quite a versatile handset when it comes to porting other operating systems. Yesterday we had a video of Windows Phone 7 running on the HTC HD2 and today we have a video of the Nokia N900 Maemo OS running on the HTC HD2. The video which lasts just […]

Motorola Milestone gets Android 2.1 in Europe

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It looks like the long wait is almost over as the Android 2.1 software update for the Motorola Milestone is finally available for users all over Europe. That according to a report over on news.softpedia.com apparently Motorola officially announced the move on their Facebook page and have stated that the solution will be deployed starting […]

Nexus One coming to Verizon next week $199

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The Nexus One by HTC the Smartphone being sold exclusively via the Google web store is actually now rumoured to become available as soon as next week for purchase with Verizon Wireless connectivity packed inside. The first device to have Android 2.1 operating system, and shortly after being briefly listed on Google’s site as put […]

New iPhone 2010 to debut summer, Verizon CDMA version too

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According to WSJ there is going to be a new iPhone 2010 and even a Verizon CDMA version, so is Apple really developing a new iPhone for this summer? Apple has indeed unveiled a new iPhone every year around June or July since its first launch in 2007 and to see a new model would […]

Sprint LG Rumor Touch Smartphone Release Date April 4

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Sprint will be launching the new LG Rumor Touch Smartphone April 4; this mobile phone was announced at the MWC in Barcelona this year and seems to be very popular indeed. This mobile phone will only be available to buy via Sprints website from April 4, the new LG Rumor Touch will feature a 3-inch […]

HTC Desire Orange UK Release Date April 2

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Bank Holiday Weekend is getting nearer and what better way for Orange to release the HTC Desire in the UK. TechRadar reports that the Desire UK release of April 2 in selected stores, Orange has gained the exclusive deal of the standard brown version of the handset and will also stock the exclusive black version […]

FCC approve Toshiba K01

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One of the latest phones which was officially unveiled with Microsoft’s Windows Mobile 6.5 operating system is the Toshiba K01. The handset has been spotted passing through the FCC’s courtyard with support for AT&T and also T Mobile’s airwaves. It was announced during the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona and is now one of the […]

02 and Vodafone on defensive over pay and redundancies

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Both 02 and Vodafone have defended themselves against a harsh attack from trade unions over treatment of staff in relation to both pay and redundancies. The CWU which if you didn’t know is the Communication Workers Union which represents staff not at management levels have branded 02 as hostile in its pay negotiation as it […]

Orange refresh and Canary tariffs come back

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Some pleasing information for Orange customers out there as a report from mobilenewscwp.co.uk confirms. Apparently Orange have refreshed its range of consumer contract tariffs with the Canary tariffs, which although were dropped last year have been re introduced. Also the refreshing news to the contract tariffs are said to include multimedia services as well as […]