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The 10 Weirdest Mobile Phones Ever…

One doesn’t have to search far and wide to find the hottest new mobile phones. It does, however, take a bit of investigative research and blatant subjectivity to compile a list of a “strangely” different sort. Although one could easily pile on a wide assortment of other peculiar mobile devices to rival those selected below, I carefully weighed in on the coolest of the weirdest of mobile phones. Origami Cell Phone When it comes to

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Radical New Keypad Design To Change The Face Of Mobiles

It’s usually far more likely to see ‘re-inventing the wheel’ technologies fall along the wayside than to see one actually suceed, but Fastap claim to have come up with something a little bit revolutionary when it comes to mobile phone keypads, and from what we can see they might actually be on to something. You could argue that there’s nothing really wrong with the 12-key design of a typical phone, particularly when you take T9

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T-Mobile Ties Down Yahoo At Google’s Expense

It’s not often that the ever-evolving search giant Google loses out to a rival, but a recent announcement from T-Mobile saw them unveil plans to drop everyone’s favourite search engine as its preferred provider in favour of Yahoo. Following its rejection of an unsolicited buyout offer from Microsoft, it entered a strategic partnership with T-Mobile to offer its services to customers in 11 European countries. Yahoo’s oneSearch delivers relevant results quickly and easily and offers

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Nokia Takes Handheld Navigation To A New Level With The 6210

Key Features of the Nokia 6210 Nokia Maps 2.0 software Integrated magnetic compass Full pedestrian and in-car navigation 2.4” display 3.2MP camera 3.5G/HSDPA It hasn’t taken Nokia long to find a way to show off its new mapping software, Nokia Maps 2.0. The 6210 Navigator is one of four GPS-enabled phones released at the recent MWC, and most notably features a built in magnetic compass capable of auto-correcting for your location wherever you are on

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VoIP is Changing the Sound of Social Networking

When someone asks you who your friends are, do you respond with the names of the people closest to you or do you immediately think of those who are in your online social network? Increasingly, we each have a wide circle of “friends” that we turn to for support in different areas of our lives. And as this becomes more important to each of us, we are seeking out new ways to better communicate with

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Big Brother Star Jon Tickle Reviews Sony Ericsson K850i

The next in our series of Video Reviews from the Big Brother and Brainiac star Jon Tickle features a closer look at one of the most exciting handsets of the past couple of months, Sony Ericsson’s superb 5 megapixel K850i. Just double click on the video to play it. If you want to check out the videos for any of our other phones, just click the links below. LG Shine Video Review Nokia N95 Video

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Jon Tickle Video Review – Nokia 6500 Slide

In the first of a new series of video reviews, Jon Tickle,  star of Big Brother and Brainiac, takes a closer look at one of our most popular phones, the Nokia 6500 Slide. Because we know buying a phone is an important decision, we’ve tried to make our video reviews as informative as possible, showing all the important functions of the phones, so you can make your purchase with a clear mind. And of course with Jon’s expert

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Green Speak – A Guide to Eco-Friendly Mobile Phones

There are numerous environmental concerns that come up when talking about our cell phones. First of all is the obvious issue that cell phones have a short life span; most of us use our mobile phones for only about a year before we want to get rid of the old one and upgrade to a new one. Secondly, these cell phones often aren’t recycled and so end up in landfills where they actually may create

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Top 10 Smallest Mobile Phones in the World!

The saying has always been that bigger is better but that doesn’t hold true when it comes to mobile phones. Despite that an increasing number of people are choosing bigger phones which offer web features and QWERTY keyboards, there remains a large market for phones that are ever-smaller in size. People don’t want to carry around bulky accessories so a phone that is thin and compact is a coveted item. Because of this, handset manufacturers

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The Samsung J700 – Something For The Budget Market

Samsung wouldn’t want to be accused of not catering for the budget market with its new array of phones, and in the understated J700 has found something to appeal to those who aren’t bothered about the sorts of snazzy features found elsewhere. It’s another slide-phone, a design choice that perhaps suggests that flip-phones are on their way out, sports a 2” display and adopts a similarly sleek and glossy style to much of the rest

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First Pictures of Alienware Android Cell Phone

Google and Dell are on the point of launching a new mobile phone to run on the Android operating system, probably at the 3GSM World Congress in Barcelona that’s going on at the moment. Dell have tried to enter the mobile phone market once before but their range of PDAs was a complete flop. Well, would you buy a Dell phone? Exactly. Dell have also recently acquired Alienware, the trendiest tech company in the world,

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VoIP Explained: The Ultimate Beginner’s Guide

The days of local calling are long gone as a majority of us now converse with people who are located in different places around the globe. In order to reduce the cost of international calling, people are turning to VoIP and making calls through their computers. With the VoIP market growing bigger each day, the options have expanded considerably for people who use the service. This can make VoIP confusing to people who are just

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Samsung P960 Adds Some Steel To The Slide-Phone Market

Next up from the Samsung range is the Samsung P960. It doesn’t make quite as dramatic an introduction as many of the other models on show, fitting quite comfortably into its already comprehensive slide-design range. We particularly like the looks of the P960 though, which combines silver and black very effectively while utilising a stainless steel style keypad reminiscent of the Motorola Razr series. You’ll find a reasonable complement of features that include a 2.6”

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Samsung L770 Announced At 3GSM in Barcelona

Some are saying that the Samsung L770 is raining on other mobile makers’ parade by outshining a slew of products, including many on the Samsung display table. Of the extended list of Samsung mobile handsets  released at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, many have commented that the best looking among the bunch is the Samsung L770.   The stylish slider measures 102 x 48 x 14.2 millimeters, weighs 93 grams and sports a 2.1

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