Samsung Omnia HD Review Part-1: Design

061020091372The Samsung OmniaHD or i8910 HD as it is known, is one of the many touchscreen devices launched by the Korean chaebol in India. Samsung’s first touchscreen Symbian device is by no means a flash in the pan. Samsung has been a supporter of the S60 initiative since a long time, but unlike Nokia it did not really capitalize on this platform. Continue reading “Samsung Omnia HD Review Part-1: Design”

Mobile Users to soon get per second pulse option now


After the immense success of Tata Docomo’s per second pulse plan which made it the top operator in terms of user additions, TRAI is now considering the idea of introducing the same throughout all the operators now.

According to TRAI, all the telecom operators may be soon forced to give the option of paying based on the usage per second pulse instead of the current per minute pulse.

JS Sarma, Chairman of TRAI said that they will soon come out with a paper on this subject and invite suggestions on making this plan mandatory or not.

TRAI is also reconsidering the clause in current regulations which allow the mobile phone operators decide the tariffs and plans.

Some of the major Mobile Operators like BSNL and Aircel have already started offering per second pulse in select states like Karnataka, AP, Orissa, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal etc and other operators like Airtel, Vodafone and Idea are expected to follow suit soon.

What do you think? Would you prefer to pay by the new per second pulse or are you happy with your existent per minute pulse rates? Do Pass on your comments.

MindTree to develop Mobile Phones now


MindTree, the popular IT Solutions Company is now getting into the development of Mobile phones now.

This new division in MindTree called N!Mo (Next in Mobility) will deal with conceptualizing, designing,and developing white-label mobile devices for different service providers and OEMs who will in turn brand them and sell it in the global forum.

Samartha Raghava Nagabhushanam, the founding director of Kyocera Wireless India, which MindTree acquired recently, will head the N!Mo division in MindTree.

This new division in Mindtree is expected to bring in revenues of $9 Million (42 Crore Rupees) in the next 6 months and help MindTree in achieving the $1 Billion target by 2014.

(Source: The Times of India)

Nokia N900 Browser Shown off on Video


Mika Korpelainen Senior Product Manager of Nokia gives us a walkthrough of the Advanced Browser features on the N900 including the the Full Flash Support ,Browser History and Copy pasting text from the Browser to the Messaging application. Watch the Video after the jump.

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Symbian Handset Shipments set to double by 2014 says research firm

According to research firm Juniper Research , Symbian Handset Shipments could double by 2014.The firm sees a mobile phone market being dominated by phones running an open source OSimage

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Samsung Galaxy i7500 Review Photo Gallery

We told you about the launch of the first Samsung Android phone aka the i7500 Galaxy and the India Launch by Tata Docomo .Now here are some live pics of the Samsung Galaxy i7500 in the photo gallery below for your viewing pleasure and a short review.

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