Samsung Germany has apparently confirmed that the Galaxy S will get an Android 2.3 Gingerbread update in March 2011. The news was revealed at a Samsung blogger event in Frankfurt today, and tweeted out by Frank Feil according to SmartDroid.
We’re assuming, however, that this refers to the European Galaxy S, likely kicking off with the unlocked versions of the Honeycomb smartphone. US carrier-specific variants will probably have to wait a lot longer; some, like the Captivate on AT&T, have only just got Android 2.2 Froyo after all. Oddly enough, Samsung Italy is only just preparing to [...]
The buttonless wonder we once knew only as “HTC’s upcoming flagship device” has today been revealed to be the Incredible S. It’s a new 4-incher that emulates the Droid Incredible’s successful industrial design, but deviates in a lot of other ways, including the fact it’ll launch globally — at some point in early Q2, but with only Android 2.2 on board. We got to see one in person ahead of today’s unveiling and we have to say it feels like a very solidly and neatly built pocket machine. The capacitive buttons’ labels are not painted on [...]
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., a world leader in advanced semiconductor solutions, today announced a new brand name for its application processor family. Exynos will be applied to Samsung’s application processors, which are designed to power mobile devices such as smartphonesand tablets.
“Application processors for the mobile market are one of the flagship products in our semiconductor business,” saidSeh-Woong Jeong, executive vice president of marketing, System LSI Division, Samsung Electronics. “We are excited to introduce the brand name of Exynos for Samsung’s [...]
Finally some clear specifications of Samsung’s Android 2.3 Gingerbread flagship Smartphone the Samsung Galaxy S2 (i9100) have hit the web the today. These specs are the courtesy of Samfirmware.com, who somehow managed to talk to Samsung’s “insiders”. The insiders have revealed that Samsung is working on two different display form factors 4.3 inches and 4.5 inches for two different devices and this is just not it, Samsung is also testing two different versions of the dual-core Orion processor, 1 GHz and 1.2 GHz.
Anyhow the specs that have leaked seems to be quite spicy and confirms [...]
Today, is the February 3rd, the day when Apple and Verizon has started picking CDMA iPhone 4 pre-orders through their online services.
At the moment CDMA iPhone 4 is only available to existing Verizon customers with 2 years contract. The Verizon 16GB iPhone 4 price is $199 and 32GB Verizon iPhone 4 is available for $299.
CDMA iPhone 4 retail sale will begin on 10th, February 2011. To pre-order CDMA iPhone 4 visit the following links.
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Well, what do you know: Notion Ink just announced that it will begin shipping its FCC and CE certified Adam tablet starting tomorrow today. If you pre-ordered, then you should see your delivery status update soon to the last week of January. That’s a lot better than February and much, much better than never which is always the risk when David takes on the Goliaths. Now we’ll see how it holds up to real-world usage — here’s hoping for some of that good JooJoo.
P.S. For what it’s worth, we’re still not seeing the shipping version of Adam — product NI3421A01 [...]
The Wall Street Journal has rounded up its cabal of sources today to present another delicious new battlefield in the struggle between Google and Apple for mobile supremacy. Specifically, it reports that the Mountain View team has approached Time Warner, Condé Nast and Hearst — three of the biggest publishers of periodicals in the US — with a view to offering their content through a Google-operated “digital newsstand” for Android devices. The appeal for media companies will be an easier route to monetizing their content, apparently, including the possibility that [...]
Skype app for iOS has received a significant update today which enables video calling from the iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS, iPod touch 4G and iPad client to virtually any Skype account in the world. You can now make iPhone to iPhone video calls, as well as iPhone to PC / Mac and vice versa.
Here’s what’s new in version 3.0:
• Make Skype to Skype video calls on WiFi and 3G*
• Call Skype desktop users (Mac OS X or Windows) and other iPhone users.
• Two-way video calls supported on iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS and iPod touch 4th gen.
• Receive only video supported on iPad and iPod touch 3rd gen, [...]