For the last few months, we have been speculating as to whether the version of Android OS that is coming –called Honeycomb – would be an adjusted adaptation of the OS or an absolutely new one. We finally have got the answer to our speculation. Through a press conference by Asus, they have verified that the latest tablet-friendly Android will launch as 3.0 instead of version 2.4 – an indication that the OS is to be absolutely newly written.
The yearly Consumer Electronics Show is to start in Los Angeles soon. It will be a platform for exhibits by many firms, and will be visited by thousands of people. Thus, Korean company LG has thought it appropriate to release its Optimus Black phone at the show.
The end of January will see the most recent BlackBerry from RIM probably getting upgraded to the OS6 operating system.
The recent BlackBerry OS version arrives with a whole bunch of new features and enhancements along with a powerful WebKit-powered browser. This seems to consist of unified built-in software for social networking, universal search, tabbed browsing, superior camera facilities and album art for music tracks.
The Value Added Tax has been increased this week, and this has led many cell phone users to worry considerably about the effect of increased Value Added Tax on their bills. In this kind of situation, you may be helped by the following.
Now that 2011 has arrived, we must work out some new strategies to put money in our pouch all through the coming year. We suggest you trade in your old cell phone. If you do that, you won’t be the only person to be benefitted but many others will be benefitted also.
Particulars of the new Thunderbolt 4G cell from HTC have found their way onto the net. Initially named ‘Incredible HD’, its highlights are supposed to involve a 4.3 in. display, an 8 megapixel rear-facing camera, a dual-core 1.2GHz Qualcomm processor, as well as a whopping 5 megapixel front-facing camera; while the former also includes a dual-LED flash.
The Micro-USB Port is going to be the prototype for a general charger. This news is sure to be welcomed whole-heartedly by thousands of smartphone users, because there is almost nothing as bad as when you lose your own charger and can’t use a charger anyone else has.
FaceTime Video Calling is now accessible through 3G phones. This comes as good news if you own an iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch. However, you will require the recent most version of Skype messenger and voice software. This version of Skype shall be able to run on gadgets that use iOS 4 or a more advanced operating system.
A new type of cell phone virus has been identified by Lookout Cell Security, as reported by All Things Digital (AllThingsD). It is prone to attacking those cells which run the Android OS. It’s called by the name Geinimi. This virus has made its appearance in China, and has the capability of distorting a great amount of personal information before it could be send on to distant servers.
There is good news for Nokia as 2011 emerges. Indres, a research company, has printed a report that between 3.5 and 4 million Nokia N8 cell sets were sold from the time the Finnish company launched it previously this year.