Seems like Samsung's woes over the whole trademark catfight between itself and Apple has just taken yet another turn for the worse, with the Korean electronics giant suffering yet another blow in the form of a court-ordered injunction against the sales of its Galaxy Tab 10.1 tablet device. This time, it is a German district
Have you ever found yourself wishing that there was a way to operate a microwave oven remotely, so that you can easily warm up your food and drinks without having to waste precious time walking over to the kitchen to do so? Well, the good news is that such a wish is now one step
Seems like Sony Ericsson has certainly been rolling out all those drool-worthy smartphones recently. If you would remember, it was just five days since we last posted the information about Sony Ericsson launching its Xperia mini and Xperia mini pro smartphones here in Singapore, and the company is once again making headlines. Except that
Are you a heavy user of the SMS feature on your mobile phone? If so, Facebook's recent announcement might be just the thing you need to keep those fingers of yours even busier while on the move. Apparently, the world's most popular online social networking service has just unveiled its new Messenger standalone app which
Now this has got to be an interesting little “feature” of sorts for Facebook, if there ever was one. Apparently, it is now possible for Android users to receive push notifications from Facebook on their smartphones even though the feature has yet to make its way down to the official Facebook app for Android. And
When the LG Optimus Pad was launched in Japan, it incorporated Google Android 3.0 Honeycomb mobile operating system. Well, for the owners of the Android tablet (on NTT DoCoMo) in the land of the rising sun, the Android 3.1 update will be available soon on 10 August.
So you have read our story of Motorola 'accidentally' leaking information about its upcoming DROID Bionic smartphone on its developer page, only to quickly pull the information as soon as the mistake was realized, right? Well, the good news is that all that secrecy over that smartphone is at an end, for the good guys
Huawei has announced the availability of its new Android-powered Vision smartphone for consumers. Sporting what the company calls a new “3D carousel user-interface, the Vision is touted as a smartphone which is capable of offering consumers the “perfect combination of technology and style” in a single package. More details, after the break…
Sony Ericsson launches Xperia mini and Xperia mini pro in Singapore, throws in Smurf plushie for good measure
Sony Ericsson has announced the availability of two new additions to its Xperia family of Android-powered smartphones, the Xperia mini and Xperia mini pro. According to the comapny, both the Xperia mini and the Xperia mini pro have been designed to offer consumes a full multimedia entertainment experience, and are available in twocolours, namely black
Smartphones are products that only the rich can afford, right? Well, not if Motorola has got anything to say about it, for word has it that the American-based telecommunications company has just announced the availability for an entry-level ANdroid-powered smartphone that has been reportedly designed to appeal to budget-conscious users who favor a smartphone that
LG Electronics has announced the availability of two new additions to its Optimus line of Android-powered smartphones in Taiwan today, the Optimus 3D and a white variant of the Optimus 2X smartphone which was recently introduced to the market this year. According to the company, the new Optimus 3D smartphone is capable of bringing the
Now this has got to be one of those classic "Oh no they didn't!" cases in action, although most people would probably have not expected Motorola, of all companies, to have made such as slip-up. Apparently, the company has somehow managed to leak some precious information about an upcoming DROID Bionic smartphone on its own website.
Do you remember the stories we have published on VR-Zone regarding the status of an upcoming Gingrebread update for HTC's old but still popular Desire smartphone? Well, it seems that this is where we got the classic "good news bad news" situation going right now, with the good news being that HTC has just pushed
Today, ASUS Singapore has officially announced the launch of the Eee Pad Slider Android tablet that features a slide-out keyboard. The tablet will be selling at the upcoming COMEX Show 2011, happening on 1 to 4 September at Suntec City Convention Centre.
Wouldn't it be nice if there was an app which allows your car to send alerts directly to your smartphone as soon as some up-to-no-good carjackers attempt to get a little too close to your precious automobile for comfort while you are busy working in an office cubicle some 100 meters away? Well, the good
Remember the news we posted a few days ago about Samsung apparently taking a page out of Apple's book by reportedly planning to release a white version of its popular Galaxy S II smartphone, much like what the Cupertino giant first did with its white iPhone 4? As it turns out, Samsung is not the
Now that the whole hoo-ha over mobile operating systems has more or less subsided with the likes of iOS, Android, Windows Phone 7, Symbian, BlackBerry OS and webOS each carving out their own respective slices of the smartphone pie, you'd think that there is no more room for an additional smartphone OS, right? Well, not
Some time back, Amazon was reported to be planning to release its own Kindle-branded tablet that will supposedly go head to head with the likes of Apple's iPad. Well, more information about that elusive tablet has been revealed, and from the looks of it, it seems that Amazon is going to be a very good friend to
The Samsung Galaxy S II is available for sale in any colour you want, as long as it is black, right? Well, that has been the case for quite some time, but it would seem that the Korean electronics giant might be taking a couple of pages out of Apple's book, especially where product choices
Owners of the Motorola Xoom Android tablet in Singapore will be pleased to learn that the Google Android 3.1 update is now available. The update claims to offer enhancements such as improved multi-tasking, both mouse and keyboard support and resizable home screen widgets.