Comments: 0Saturday, January 4th 2014 - 18:40 CET
Acer Liquid Z5 smartphone - Acer unveiled the compact Liquid Z5 smartphone. The Acer Liquid Z5 is designed for first time adopters or budget conscious users looking for mobile web browsing, photo and video taking and entertainment. The new Acer Liquid smartphone features a 5-inch screen also with a 16:9 aspect ratio to enhance movie and video viewing. Despite the big size screen, the Acer Liquid Z5 is surprisingly thin and easy to carry with its 8.8 mm thin profile and rounded edge. Powered by Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean, the Liquid Z5 gives users many features per square centimeter at just 147 grams. It touts a dual-core 1.3 GHz processor, 4 GB of internal user storage, Wi-Fi, integrated GPS, and a 5-megapixel camera.
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Comments: 0Saturday, January 4th 2014 - 11:25 CET
LG Knock feature included in L Series II smartphones - LG Electronics announced that its popular Knock feature (formerly known as KnockON) will be included as a standard feature in the company’s key mobile devices in the future while its line of L Series II smartphones will receive Knock through a global Maintenance Release upgrade starting in January 2014. LG Knock was first introduced in LG G2 as a convenient way to turn the smartphone on and off by tapping twice on the display since the power button was located on the back of the phone. Then Knock was featured in a tablet for the first time with the LG G Pad 8.3 followed by the G Flex curved smartphone which also shared the rear button design of the G2.
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Comments: 0Saturday, December 28th 2013 - 15:30 CET
Celebrity Maria Menounos 2014 CES Entertainment Matters Ambassador - Entertainment tech innovator will headline content-focused program featuring new Breakthrough of the Year Awards and enhanced conference programming. Innovative television host, Maria Menounos will serve as the Entertainment Matters Ambassador for the 2014 CES Show, announced the Consumer Electronics Association today. The Entertainment Matters Ambassador illuminates CES’ focus on bridging the entertainment and technology industries. Maria Menounos will passionately advocate for uniting entertainment thought leaders, who are at the forefront of digital content creation, with other executives who are developing the devices that will land on every consumer’s wish list.
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Comments: 0Saturday, December 21st 2013 - 11:15 CET
Motorola will roll out Android KitKat on their new Moto G smartphone. The company has informed their customers as follows. We don’t know about you, but over the past few weeks we’ve had visions of KitKats dancing in our heads. We’re excited to tell you we’re starting to roll out Android 4.4.2, KitKat - the very latest version - TODAY on Moto G! What better way to kick off The Download - a regular feature that gives you the scoop on the many software updates we are rapidly cranking out. In addition to the roll out of Android KitKat on Motorola Moto G, our software team has been busy as elves in a workshop shipping new features for you.
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Comments: 0Thursday, December 19th 2013 - 12:00 CET
Handheld Group, a fast-growing manufacturer of rugged mobile computers, PDAs and smartphones, has started shipping the Nautiz X1. The highly anticipated Nautiz X1 is the toughest enterprise smartphone in the world - it's waterproof, dustproof, shock-resistant and can handle extreme temperatures, yet it's also slim, lightweight and smartly designed for both work and play. The Nautiz X1 waterproof smartphone is now shipping to customers worldwide. Interest in Handheld's ultra-rugged smartphone has been tremendous, and the first batches are completely sold out.
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Comments: 0Tuesday, December 17th 2013 - 12:00 CET
Samsung Galaxy Note 3 smartphone - As part of its continued commitment to deliver innovative technologies along with premium design, Samsung Electronics announced new color editions of the Galaxy Note 3. The Samsung Galaxy Note 3, which launched in September, now comes with Rose Gold White and Rose Gold Black accents and Merlot Red option, in addition to the Jet Black, Classic White and Blush Pink options already available to consumers. The new editions of Samsung Galaxy Note 3 integrate touches of premium Rose Gold finishes to its Jet Black and Classic White devices for a distinct and refined design. Both editions complement the iconic Rose Gold Galaxy Gear to provide users with a truly integrated and stylish Galaxy experience.
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Comments: 0Tuesday, December 17th 2013 - 11:25 CET
Samsung Galaxy Core Advance smartphone - Samsung introduces the user friendly Galaxy Core Advance with enhanced features. This innovative Galaxy smartphone provides a meaningful design to extend Samsung’s powerful technology to more users. The Samsung Galaxy Core Advance provides users with a premium design, sporting a large 4.7" screen and a Soft Feel coated back cover that increases durability providing a soft touch to the user and making it easier and more comfortable to grip. The Galaxy Core Advance also incorporates physical keys for frequently used features into its intuitive design. Dedicated keys for voice recorder, camera, volume, menu, home and power functions brings users seamless access to Galaxy Core Advance’s capabilities.
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Comments: 0Tuesday, December 17th 2013 - 11:20 CET
Belynk the new Facebook Photo Sharing App for Android - Mobile Cloud Labs, developer of high-quality applications, announce availability of Belynk for Android mobile devices. Belynk is the new name for Mobile Cloud Labs software application, “Camera for Facebook,” and it foreshadows a new, expanded direction for the company’s social media sharing app. The current release of Belynk simplifies posting photos to Facebook. Unlike other applications that require multiple complex steps to log in, access the appropriate photos, transfer them, and then posting to Facebook, Belynk reduces the entire process to two steps. All the user has to do is open the app and take a photo, and the photo is automatically uploaded to a designated Facebook album.
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Comments: 0Tuesday, December 17th 2013 - 11:20 CET
Affordable Android smartphone for Kids - Zact Mobile, the industry’s first smart mobile service, is bringing kid-friendly smartphone service with pre-loaded Disney apps and content to families across the U.S. It will be a first smartphone of its kind for kids, featuring top mobile entertainment from Disney, along with Zact’s unprecedented customization, flexibility and control. The Zact Mobile service will come pre-loaded with apps from Disney, including the hit titles Toy Story: Smash It! and Disney Infinity: Action!. The service will also feature access to the best in family-friendly content such as Disney Video, Disney Music, and Disney ¡Ajá!, which is Disney’s Spanish language destination.
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Comments: 0Thursday, December 12th 2013 - 11:40 CET
Apple iPhone 5c and iPhone 5s no-contract plans - Just in time for the holidays, leading US no-contract cell phone service providers Straight Talk Wireless and NET10 Wireless announced they will offer iPhone 5s, the most forward-thinking smartphone in the world, and iPhone 5c, the most colorful iPhone yet, to customers beginning on December 13, 2013. Exclusively at Walmart, consumers will have the opportunity to purchase iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c on No-Contract 30-day Plans with Unlimited talk, text and data from Straight Talk Wireless and NET10 Wireless, which offer significant savings over traditional contract plans.
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