Category: Gadgets

Full Specs leak for BlackBerry Bold Touch

Full Specs leak for BlackBerry Bold Touch

BlackBerry Bold Touch full specifications leaked, 1.2 GHz Snapdragon Processor cant overcome ugly. RIMs design department seems to be stuck in an era where last generation is the new next generation, while its internals team has seemingly managed to escape. The handset will boast a 1.2 GHz Snapdragon Processor, 8GB of internal storage, 768 MB of RAM, a micro-SD expansion slot (expandable up to 32GB), 5MP camera, and a 35-key backlit keyboard, 2.8-inch LCD with 640*480 resolution, Bluetooth2.1, a 3.5mm headphone jack, A-GPS, dual band 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi and a 720p movie mode.

Asus releases Eee Pad Transformer source code, physical bits to come later

Asus releases Eee Pad Transformer source code, physical bits to come later

The Asus released its Eee Pad Transformer tablets source code on its official website. The source code for 10.1 inch IPS screen and Honeycomb flavour has just been lobbed up onto the companys site and, with just a few clicks, you can continue its trajectory right onto your storage device of choice- though you will need to run it through an unzipper before it can really have any impact.

Acers Iconia Tab A500 soaks up the WiFi rays, hits on April 28th for $450

Acers Iconia Tab A500 soaks up the WiFi rays, hits on April 28th for $450

The days of spending $600 for an Android Hioneycomb tablet are nearly done on April 28th, the Acers Iconia Tab A500 will wash that price away with waves brushed aluminium. The Wi-Fi only version of Acers Android 3.0 tablet will hit best buy and online retail $450 Sans contract, but with the same basic of specification as Wi-Fi only Motorola Xoom: a dual-core 1GHz Terga processor, 250 SOC, a 10.1-inch 1280*800 LCD screen, 1 GB of RAM, 16GB of flash storage, and a 5MP camera around back and 2MP camera on the front, HDMI out, not to mention 3260mAH battery that Acer claims are capable of eight full hours of life while playing HD video. Its somewhat heavier and thicker too. But if you are attracted to shiny things, than here it is.

BlackBerry Phones hit by Trojan Attack, Symbian and Windows Phones are next the Targets

BlackBerry Phones hit by Trojan Attack, Symbian and Windows Phones are next the Targets

Blackberry smartphones come under a new attack targeting their SMS feature according to security firm Trend Micro. The ZeuS Trojan, identified as BBOS_ZITMO.B, removes itself from the list of applications to be able to stay undetected rather than displaying any GUI. Once it is installed ZeuS sends you a confirmation message App Installed OK, to the administrator number, which is a U.K number, to signal that it can now receive commands.

Review: HTC Arrive Review

Review: HTC Arrive Review

For: Design, Nice keyboard, Good and Solid Battery LifeAgainst: Mediocre display, Camera, Not a global phone, Windows Phone 7 still behind the competition with iOS and AndroidThe HTC announced its first Windows Phone 7 devices, the HTC Arrive is finally available from Sprint, is the first Windows 7 Phone available on a CDMA network. Its unusual for an HTC handset to make it long o the subscribers after the announcement. First of all Microsoft havent supported CDMA initially, which explains why both AT&T and T-Mobile have been enjoying the models from Samsung, LG, Dell, and HTC alike while Sprint and Verizon have been patiently twiddling their thumbs.

Googles new cloud-based Android Music app leaks out

Googles new cloud-based Android Music app leaks out

Googles answer to Amazons cloud music player, it takes Android based Music apps. The Tech From 10 website leaks out the Android Music app, they got it as a message received from a insider that developer version of Android Music is on, which allowed them to download Android3.0 and try it out on themselves. But in terms of appearance it seems to be the usual Android Music player, while the settings menu had expectedly been augmented with various streaming-related options. Android Market also apparently tweaked slightly, and the developer version included a few surprise as well, including a new camera and desk clock apps.

Nokia E7 now shipping from Amazon for $649

Nokia E7 now shipping from Amazon for $649

Now Nokia E7 is available in Amazon for the price of $649, features QWERTY keypad, Email setup, Touchscreen, GPS, 8MP camera and many more. Its somewhat cheaper than the pre-order price $679 and its available now on $649 in Amazon. This buys a 4-inch 640*360 AMOLED display and camera is EDoF with dual LED flash, a pentaband 3G radio, and the coolest high mechanism on the block.

Nokia plans to launch 40 new model phones this year

Nokia plans to launch 40 new model phones this year

Nokia is fighting back now to get back well in the competitive World. The handset manufacturer has increasingly feeling the heat that the growing mobile market players have been fanning towards it. Nokia is in the midst of planning to aggressively with its new launches. This year they planned to launch 40 new models in the market, 12 of which will be Smartphones category. This move from Nokia, expects that retain or rather regain its dominance in the smartphone category with the launch of its 12 models in the same. The price range of these models is yet to be disclosed.

Panasonic 100GB BD-RE XL Will Be Launched This Month In Japan

Panasonic 100GB BD-RE XL Will Be Launched This Month In Japan

Panasonic will launch the worlds largest Rewritable Blu-Ray Disk this month. The BD-RE XL Blu-Ray disk will have a capacity of 100 GB and costs around US $118 a piece. These Blu-Ray Disks will be available on April 15 in Japan. This new Blu-Ray disk is already supported by the BD players from Pioneer and Buffalo.

Jailbreak For Windows Phone 7 Updates Your Phone

Jailbreak For Windows Phone 7 Updates Your Phone

Chris Walsh, a developer of ChevronWP7 jailbreak for Windows Phone 7 has released a hack that lets you bypass Microsoft and carriers to download WP7 updates on your own. According to him this tool is created, to address issues that raised during the recent Windows Phone 7 Update caused in Samsung smartphones.

Sprint Gets Google Nexus S 4G on April 6. Features NFC, Cost $199.99

Sprint Gets Google Nexus S 4G on April 6. Features NFC, Cost $199.99

Google Nexus S, which has been applauded for its up-to-date hardware with NFC (Near Field Computing) chip for mobile payments, is getting released for Sprint with compatibility for Sprints 4G WiMAX network. Google Nexus S 4G will be shipping for sprint from April 6 2011. This high-end Google Experience smartphone will feature 'Gingerbread 2.3.3 and is manufactured by Samsung. According to the recent listing by Best Buy, Google Nexus S 4G will be priced at $199.99 with a 2 year contract.

Minicaster: the pocket-sized hardware makes Live Streaming Easy

Minicaster: the pocket-sized hardware makes Live Streaming Easy

You dont need to carry H.264 live streaming encoder to capture more life moments, here comes the solution. In NAB show 2011, the Minicaster is capable of encoding and delivering a number of streams while recording at the same time, those settings can also be tweaked directly on the unit. The company recommends using it with Wowza Media Server.