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Dialaphone Relaunch

Summary: A new website has launched as a resource for comparing mobile phone, broadband and energy deals. Dialaphone aims to make it simple to find the right phone and to compare broadband and energy options. Dialaphone previously made a name for itself as a mobile phone provider in the 1990s and early 2000s. Now the brand is being revitalised under different ownership as a comparison site, offering transparent information on mobile phones, energy companies and

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New iPhone 4 features

And Steve Jobs proclaims “I name thee iPhone 4″ We all had massive hope for this day and it has finally been announced, Steve Jobs has just taken to the stage and announced to the world the new iPhone 4 is finally ready to be unleashed on the world. And my goodness what a beauty!! You can forget your Cheryl Cole’s, Megan Fox’s and world cup WAGS (for now) we have a new idol to

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The Samsung Galaxy S – Samsung’s Super Android Phone!

We Liked 4″ Super AMOLED Screen 1GHz Processor TouchWiz UI We Didn’t Like No Hardware Camera Key Over the past year or so, Samsung have really shown what they can do when it comes to engineering a touchscreen mobile phone. From the best-selling Tocco-Lite to the Omnia II, the Wave and even Vodafone’s 360 M1, they have consistently shown that no matter the OS or price-point, the phone always exceeds expectations. Now, they’ve unveiled their

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Nokia N97 Announced – Full details and release date for Nokia N97

We heard about it at the end of last week, but we had no idea just how exciting Nokia’s announcment would be! Christmas has come early this year as Nokia has revealed their brand new N-series handset, the N97 – and we couldn’t have wished for anything better! Take a look at the headline features: Key Features of the new Nokia N97 Touch display (3.5″ of it) which slides and tilts to reveal a full

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Vintage Era of Mobile Phones

The iPhone did not just magically appear in the hands of Jonathan Ive – the path was first forged by far uglier, bulkier and more expensive phones. Lets take a step back in time to look at the vintage designs that paved the way clear for today’s modern handsets: 1920 – Payphone Here’s the founding father of telecommunication which for many of us was the only way we could keep in touch whilst on the

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A Funny Look Back At Some Old Cell Phones

Mobile phones today don’t look anything like the first mobile phones that hit the market. Of course, we all know that. The iPhone is considered today’s cutting-edge phone and it looks significantly different from a lot of the phones on the market so it’s easy to see that phones change with the times. But that doesn’t mean that it’s easy to remember what those old mobile phones used to look like. After all, we’ve got

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The Most Expensive Apple Products In The World

The Mac brand has always been more than just a product; it’s been a lifestyle. However, Apple has become a more widespread name than just the Mac since the release of the iPod and then the iPhone. As it has grown in popularity, there has become a niche commitment by some people to have Apple products that are the most expensive, blinged out, dressed up products out there. From diamond-encrusted iPhones to gold-plated Macbook Air

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Mobile Unified Communications and the Death of Fixed Mobile Convergence

There are a lot of wireless communication terms getting bandied about these days that people only have a vague understanding of. “Fixed Mobile Convergence”, “Femtocell Technology” and “Unified Communications” are common phrases that people in the industry are using to discuss the merging of our wired and wireless worlds. However, most people don’t really know what the difference is between each of these types of emerging technology … and that includes the people who are

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12 Stunning Examples of Mobile Phones as Art

We think of our mobile phones as tools. They are products designed to enhance our communication as well as to entertain us with their games and other fun features. They’re functional and sometimes they’re fun … but could they also be a form of art? A number of artists around the globe have certainly thought so. They have created photography, sculptures and mixed media collages with the mobile phone as the center of the piece.

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The Ultimate Guide to Becoming an Urban Nomad

Imagine that you are living in another place and time. Your small community settles down into an area for a while, enjoys a way of life there and then moves on to a different location. On your travels, you get the opportunity to have new experiences and see parts of the land that you’ve never seen before. If you’re someone who feels stuck in the rat race of today’s modern society, this vision might appeal

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Sony Ericsson G502 Offers HSDPA Internet On The Cheap

There’s been a fair amount of talk and more than a handful of leaked photos of Sony Ericsson’s new handsets, and following recent activity by Samsung and Nokia, I guess it just couldn’t wait any longer to put out an official announcement. Nokia’s recent expansion of its XpressMusic range threatens to steal Sony’s crown as the punter’s music-phone of choice, but in the G502 Sony Ericsson is targeting a slightly different market. The G502 offers

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Nokia Adds Oyster-Style Payment Facilities To 6212 Classic Phone

Nokia’s popular Classic range has recently been updated again with the addition of the new 6212, which enters the market with rather interesting innovation. NFC, which stands for Near Field Communication, is a short range wireless communication standard that works in a similar way to London’s Oyster card system. Its potential uses include mobile ticket payments, acting as a credit/debit card or even as and electronic key that would allow you access to a car

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Mobile Phones And A Brighter Future For The Third World

The average person reading this article probably owns a cell phone. In many cases, the phone may be that individual’s primary (or only) phone. We take it for granted that mobile phones are a part of our daily lives … and most of us don’t remember how we managed to get through our days without them. However that’s not true for the large number of people who are currently living in third world countries. It’s

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What the VoIP?! A Glossary Of All The VoIP Terms You Need To Know

VoIP is an increasingly popular method of reducing the cost of your phone bill while increasing the possibilities available to you through your phone. VoIP lets you make calls through your computer to international destinations at a fraction of the calling cost that you’re used to paying. Moreover, it allows you to combine voice, data and images in order to streamline calls, conduct conferencing calling, track data and otherwise harness the power of the Internet

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How To Destroy Your Old Mobile Phone

Fill in the blanks: “I hate my mobile phone sometimes because (blank). I wish I could do (blank) to it.” We’ve all had good reasons to hate our cell phones. Failure to get coverage when we really, really need it. Breaking on us before our contracts are up. Refusing to allow us to access our voice mail messages. On a regular basis, our cell phones cause us annoyances and grievances that can make us want

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