Archive for June, 2011

Video calling comes to Skype, on Android

With a facelift to the UI

Popular voice over IP software maker Skype has launched an update to their software for Android, which now offers up 1-to-1 video calling.

Unlimited internet access comes to T-Mobile


Just like Three

One part of the mobile phone umbrella company Everything Everywhere T-Mobile has announced a truly unlimited internet allowance, for mobile phones running on their network.

LG Optimus 3D arrives a week early


for some stores

Popular high-street mobile phone retailer Carphone Warehouse has announced it is exclusively stocking the LG Optimus 3D handset, a full week earlier than expected and in 20 stores.

Unseen Orange phone skates in to view

As another rebranded mobile appears

Mobile phone network Orange has listed a new own-branded handset in the Orange Monte Carlo, with one of the largest screens seen outside of a major mobile phone manufacturer’s device.

T-Mobile sells HTC ‘Facebook’phone


and before Orange too

One part of the mobile phone network umbrella Everything Everywhere company T-Mobile is now retailing the the social networking HTC ChaCha mobile, free on contracts starting from a little as £20.42 a month.

TAG Heuer luxury phone goes on sale for £3,600


The missing link

Swiss watch makers TAG Heuer has created a luxury smartphone in the TAG Heuer LINK, with costs starting from 4100 Euros.

Vodafone exclusively gets Sony Ericsson Xperia neo, in red


Big Red gets another big red handset

Mobile phone network Vodafone has unveiled it is solely carrying the Sony Ericsson Xperia neo mobile phone, in the colour of red – matching the carriers colour schemes.

New Nokia handset now available


with a new OS

Finnish phone maker Nokia has unveiled their new Qwerty keyboard based E6 is now available to be purchased, along with being shipped with the update to their Symbain^3 operating system known as Anna.

Gingerbread comes to Three


With more desire than ever

Mobile phone network Three has announced it is now deploying Android ‘Gingerbread’ 2.3, to HTC Desire HD handsets running on their network.

Acer Iconia Tab A500 gets £100 price cut

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along with half the storage

Taiwanese computer company Acer has announced a new version of its Android ‘Honeycomb’ 3.0 Iconia Tab A500 tablet, with 16GB of on-board storage and a heavily reduced cost.