Nokia X1-01 Dual SIM music phone announced

Nokia has announced a new dual SIM music phone X1-01. This is a music phone with the speaker that can produce up to 106 phon of loudness. X1-00 that was announced a couple of months back, has similar features, but this is a dual SIM GSM phone with dual standby. Continue reading “Nokia X1-01 Dual SIM music phone announced”

CNN News app now available for Symbian^3 Nokia phones

CNN International news app is now available for Symbian^3 Nokia phones. CNN has recently launched their Android app and iPhone app is already available for over an year. This app provides latest news based on your location and different categories. It also provides latest videos and user generated iReport. Continue reading “CNN News app now available for Symbian^3 Nokia phones”

Aircel awarded for Innovation in Value Added Services

Aircel has been awarded for Innovation in Value Added Services (VAS) by Communications Multimedia and Infrastructure (CMAI) Association of India during the 5th National Telecom Awards 2011. Aircel tied up with Facebook earlier this year to offer new Value Added Service (VAS), that lets the customers to update their Facebook status by calling 51555 from their Aircel connection. Continue reading “Aircel awarded for Innovation in Value Added Services”

Otterbox Defender cases now available for iPad 2 and Blackberry Playbook

Otterbox Defender series of cases are now available for iPad 2 and Blackberry Playbook. The new Defender case is redesigned for iPad 2 and is 20% lighter than the Defender case for iPad. The new Defender case is also available for Blackberry Playbook, that provides similar protection. Continue reading “Otterbox Defender cases now available for iPad 2 and Blackberry Playbook”

Lava Mobiles awarded as Fastest Growing Mobile Phone Indian Brand

Lava mobiles (Lava International limited) has been awarded as the Fastest Growing Mobile Phone Indian Brand by Communications Multimedia and Infrastructure (CMAI) Association of India during the 5th National Telecom Awards 2011 in Delhi. Continue reading “Lava Mobiles awarded as Fastest Growing Mobile Phone Indian Brand”

NTT Docomo announces 20 phones, including 9 Smartphones


NTT Docomo has announced 20 new phones in Japan, including 9 smarphones, 5 style series phones, 4 prime series phones, 2 smart series phones and Windows 7 F-07C, that runs desktop version of windows and dual boots Symbian. They have also announced 2 Xi mobile Wi-Fi routers and W-CDMA based 3G USB data terminal.

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Samsung Galaxy phones and Galaxy Tab getting Android 2.3 Gingerbread update

Samsung has officially announced the Android 2.3 (Gingerbread) for wide range of its Galaxy phones such as Samsung Galaxy S, Galaxy Ace, Galaxy Gio, Galaxy Fit, Galaxy mini and the Samsung Galaxy Tab. All these phones and the tablet run on Android 2.2 (FroYo). Continue reading “Samsung Galaxy phones and Galaxy Tab getting Android 2.3 Gingerbread update”

LinkedIn app now available for Symbian^3 Nokia phones

LinkedIn app is now available for Nokia’s Symbian^3 devices. This app lets you to view and send status updates, send and receive messages from the connections, respond or send invitations and browse other’s profiles. They have also launched LinkedIn Blackberry app recently. Continue reading “LinkedIn app now available for Symbian^3 Nokia phones”

Airtel launches Airtel Money in Chennai

Airtel has launched its mCommerce service – Airtel Money, in Chennai, after the launch in Guragon this January. This lets the Airtel customers to make cashless payment using their mobile phone. Airtel has tied up with 750 merchants across Chennai including, Oriental Cuisines (Benjarong, Zara, Cascade and French Loaf), Univercell, Poorvika, Inox, PVR, Bharti AXA, LIC and more. Continue reading “Airtel launches Airtel Money in Chennai”

LG Optimus 3D to come with Wikitude 3D Augmented Reality Browser

LG and Wikitude have teamed up to launch the first 3D augmented reality (AR) browser on their smart phone Optimus 3D. Wikitude 3D browser uses Augmented Reality to display the information about places, landmarks and objects in 3D. This also allows the users to access the Wikipedia articles and twitter information about the place from the app. Continue reading “LG Optimus 3D to come with Wikitude 3D Augmented Reality Browser”

Twitter and Facebook for Blackberry updated to v2.0 (Beta)

RIM has launched the new beta version of Twitter and Facebook for Blackberry version 2.0 in the Beta Zone. Stable version of Twitter for Blackberry app was updated to v1.1 recently, had new features like geo location and push notifications. This version includes new features like combined search results and new nav bar in twitter. Facebook app now supports Blackberry 5.0 devices and includes new features and performance enhancements. Continue reading “Twitter and Facebook for Blackberry updated to v2.0 (Beta)”

Windows Phone 7 receives minor update that fixes fraudulent Digital Certificates

Microsoft has pushed the latest update (7.0.7392.0) for Windows phone 7 users. This update includes the fix for 9 untrusted third-party digital certificates issued by Comodo, that issues SSL certificates. Continue reading “Windows Phone 7 receives minor update that fixes fraudulent Digital Certificates”

Samsung Apps getting operator based billing in 11 countries including India

Samsung Electronics has announced operator based billing for its mobile and TV application store Samsung Apps. With this the users can buy apps from easily in just 2 clicks and the price will be charged in the phone bill or deducted from the prepaid SIM card.

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Facebook App now available for BlackBerry PlayBook

RIM has announced new Facebook app, optimized for Blackberry Playbook. This lets you chat with friends on Facebook, view news feed, post and view photos, send and receive Facebook messages and get notifications. Continue reading “Facebook App now available for BlackBerry PlayBook”