[Author: Miklos Szanyi, published on Friday, January 16, 2009 ]


"Corporate pricing for the T-Mobile BlackBerry Curve 8900 has been leaked. According to BlackBerry Rocks, the following prices are for corporate users. Non-corporate users will most likely get the same pricing minus the one year renewal..."

Read the BlackBerry 8900 Curve Javelin specifications here.
Get wallpapers, games, freeware, software, tips for the BlackBerry 8900 Curve Javelin here.


[Via blackberry.pdablast.com]

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[Author: Miklos Szanyi, published on Thursday, January 15, 2009 ]

"For the Pre, Palm created a more capable Web browser than its previous offerings. And the company seems to have designed the phone to be smoothly and deeply integrated with the Web sites, data and applications mobile users increasingly rely upon.

Overall, the Pre seems to be a match for the iPhone in many areas. The question is whether Palm's Web integration focus represents a "user experience" advance that can draw and hold end users.
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[Via pcworld.com]

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[Author: Miklos Szanyi, published on Thursday, January 15, 2009 ]


"Well, Christmas has just passed and everyone is still getting used to their new toys. One of the biggest holiday gifts this season – as it is most holiday seasons – were mobile phones and mobile phone accessories. Today we look at one of these new toys introduced right before Christmas by a relatively new-comer to the Bluetooth headset field – Callpod. Well, at least Callpod is new to us as the Legit Bunker. The Callpod catalog is pretty robust with many Bluetooth office products but we have never reviewed any of their hardware until now. ..."


[Via legitreviews.com]

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[Author: Miklos Szanyi, published on Wednesday, January 14, 2009 ]


"Griffin Technology has announced the SmartTalk Bluetooth headset. This new headset incorporates STEP Labs' STEPvoice acoustic voice separation technology to eliminate background noise, reduce wind noise, and improve voice quality. Here is more info on this Bluetooth headset:


STEP Labs technology uses the physics of sound propagation to define the shape and arrival time of sound waves to isolate voice signals from undesired noises. STEP Labs' software uses these distinctions to tell the difference between the user’s voice and other voices, sounds, and noises, preserving the natural fidelity of the voice without distortion and producing near-perfect voice recognition performance, and impeccable noise cancellation..."


[Via www.mobiletechreview.com]

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[Author: Miklos Szanyi, published on Wednesday, January 14, 2009 ]

"New Web browsers for the iPhone started appearing in Apple's App Store, contrary to the company's previous policy of denying applications that duplicate functionality of its own software. Four new Web browser implementations became available over the last day in the App store..."


[Via pcworld.com]

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[Author: Miklos Szanyi, published on Friday, January 09, 2009 ]


"The ?Kings Button?, made of 18 carat gold and encrusted with diamonds, will set you back roughly $3 million. As the global credit crunch continues to bite in 2009 one jeweller has decided to buck the trend by designing the world's most expensive iPhone..."


[Via www.comparecellular.com]

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[Author: Miklos Szanyi, published on Friday, January 09, 2009 ]

"LAS VEGAS, Jan. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- 2009 International CES -- Broadcom Corporation (Nasdaq: BRCM), a global leader in semiconductors for wired and wireless communications, today announced that it is demonstrating a working implementation of next generation Bluetooth(R) at this week's 2009 International Consumer Electronics Show. This industry first demonstration features alternative MAC and PHY (AMP) technology that enables Bluetooth to support data rates of up to 24 Megabits per second (Mbps) and a significant increase in range by using other wireless radio technologies, such as 802.11, as its transport medium. Having shipped hundreds of millions of Bluetooth, Wi-Fi(R) and combo chips, Broadcom has emerged as the leader in combining these technologies in unique applications, and the AMP demo is one example that highlights these capabilities...."


[Via handhelds.consumerelectronicsnet.com]

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[Author: Miklos Szanyi, published on Friday, January 09, 2009 ]


"Aside from the BH-904 Bluetooth headset that debuted at the show, Nokia also showed off its star headset, the BH-804, on the CES show floor. It debuted a few months ago, but we haven't gotten a chance to take a closer look at it until today. The Nokia BH-804 is one of the world's smallest headsets at only 1.6 inches long by 0.5 inch wide by 0.2 inch thick, and weighing only 0.25 ounce. It promises enhanced audio quality, and it comes with a tricolor LED for status indication. Also with the BH-804 is a desktop stand and a neck strap. Though it's small, the BH-804 will set you back a pretty penny: it costs around $144 retail...."


[Via www.cnet.com]

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