Motorola Droid users to get Android 2.1

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The long wait seems as though it may finally be over as Verizon Wireless and Motorola are reportedly started to roll out the Android 2.1 software update for the Droid. This update was promised some six weeks ago, then delayed, then started to be deployed around two weeks ago and now apparently the roll out […]

Samsung’s green initiative in US to recycle a million handsets

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Samsung Mobile announced yesterday the launch of a new green initiative in the United States in an attempt to recycle one million handsets during this year. The Eco focused programme of it’s March to a Million pledge is set to around seven million middle and high school students in approx 9,500 schools in the United […]

UDID Crunch Coming for iPhone and iPad Developers?

UDID Crunch Coming for iPhone and iPad Developers?

With the imminent arrival of the Apple iPad, Apple will have 3 iPhone OS devices however developers are limited to just 100 UDID slots for ad-hoc distribution says the Icon Factory’s Craig Hockenberry on his blog , reports an article over on tipb. Basically there is some concern over how many UDDI slots developers get […]

RIM fourth quarter results: Sales growth and Shares rise

RIM fourth quarter results: Sales growth and Shares rise

After the markets close today, BlackBerry smartphone maker Research In Motion will announce their 4th quarter results, and apparently analysts are expecting RIM to post a large jump in profit by approximately 41% on sales growth of 24% reports the globe and mail. Apparently these expectations are within the targets Research In Motion had set […]

RIM Conference Call, Verizon iPhone, Quarterly Earnings, Fiscal 2011 Targets

RIM Conference Call, Verizon iPhone, Quarterly Earnings, Fiscal 2011 Targets

It’s that time of year when BlackBerry maker Research In Motion is due to announce their quarterly earnings along with their projection of fiscal 2011 targets. Another subject which make be discussed it what effect if any the launch of the Verizon iPhone will have on the future of BlackBerry reports an article over on […]

April Fools Day to see new Orange Mobile and Web Tariffs

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April Fools’ Day is where someone plays a prank on you, but Orange is far from doing this because they are launching new mobile and web tariffs. As from tomorrow April 1 yes April Fools Day Orange will be offering new tariffs with free internet access included, one of them is the 24 month £30 […]

Verizon iPhone: Is now the time to invest in Apple?

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All the latest news about a new Verizon iPhone and Apple dominance has got us thinking, and this is something all major mobile companies should think about too. It has been reported that Apple is working on two new iPhones, one for Verizon based on CDMA and an updated AT&T version based on GSM, then […]

Desk Phone Dock for iPhone Makes Debut Next Month

Desk Phone Dock for iPhone Makes Debut Next Month

The Desk Phone Dock for the iconic iPhone will make its debut during the China Sourcing Fair next month reports an article over on engadget, although there isn’t much more than this polished image available on the Desk Phone Dock at the moment. However the guys do say that the Desk Phone Dock for iPhone […]

Can BlackBerry handle Verizon iPhone Pressure

Can BlackBerry handle Verizon iPhone Pressure

For now Research In Motion commands the biggest smartphone market share with their BlackBerry smartphones, but with the increasing rumour that the iPhone will be coming to the Verizon network this year, can BlackBerry handle the pressure a Verizon iPhone may bring? According to an article over on CNN, the answer to that question is […]

4.5 Million HTC Mobile Phones Shipped in Q2 2010

4.5 Million HTC Mobile Phones Shipped by Q2 2010

According to Chinese language Commercial Times, the maker of such smartphones as the Nexus One and EVO 4G, HTC will ship 4.5 million handset in Q2 of 2010 as compared to 3.3 to 3.5 million that was projected for Q1 reports digitimes. Helping to dive shipment growth in the second quarter where shipments of new […]