Tech > Mobile
24 May 2013 : A record-high 25 million mobiles and tablets are expected to be sold this year on the back of faster wireless broadband and a tremendous shift in demand to third-generation (3G) smartphones.
23 May 2013 : Just 25 examples of the gold-plated, leather-bound P’9981 Gold smartphone will ever be created, and each one carries a solid gold plaque on its rear, engraved with its serial number and its all-important 2AA prefix code. This code forms part of the handset’s PIN and informs other BlackBerry users that they are communicating with a P’9981 owner.
23 May 2013 : Samsung could be following Apple’s lead and testing biometric technology for future handsets.
23 May 2013 : Samsung's new flagship device, currently rolling out around the world, has stolen the title of best smartphone from LG’s Optimus G in Consumer Reports's latest round of testing.
22 May 2013 : Apart from Apple, consumers and business professionals alike show little or no devotion to other mobile computing ecosystems, a report has found.
22 May 2013 : Samsung is courting developers in the hopes of bringing more Galaxy-feature-specific apps to its existing and future handsets.
22 May 2013 : BlackBerry's latest offering, the BlackBerry Z10, is ideal for executives, CEOs and people who prefer to whiz through their usual tasks and be able to communicate on the road, while avoiding worries about time hang, OS slowdowns or running out of juice. Cheeky teens and savvy nerds who like to play with their phones may want something more fashionable or customisable.
22 May 2013 : The use of telecommunications and information technology to provide clinical healthcare at a distance, known as telemedicine, has been gaining momentum for some time, but now it is being pioneered in Thailand in Chiang Mai's Saraphi district.
22 May 2013 : Gamers now can test their football knowledge and skills with a selection of apps on Windows Store.
21 May 2013 : Apple is examining the potential of smaller, OLED displays for the upcoming ‘iWatch.'
21 May 2013 : The world's thinnest 10-inch and currently world's most water-and-dust-resistant Android tablet is available to order now for June delivery.
21 May 2013 : A group of ex-Nokia employees who quit over the company's decision to abandon the planned MeeGo operating system in favour of Windows presented their own smartphone on Monday, hoping to rival the sector's giants.