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O2 launches bovine mobile broadband stick

In what may very well be the oddest looking mobile broadband stick we’ve ever seen, O2 has announced a designer USB dongle with the colourings of a cow. Whilst at the same time milking designer labels, for all they’re worth. This is apparently this seasons must have accessory; a Henry Holland designed under his House […]

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RumourMill: Expansys springs another leak

Once again, that favourite online leaker, sorry online reseller has done it again by pre-announcing yet another phone by opening up its ordering. This time around it’s Samsung, with their BlackBerry-esque C6625 and way before it’s even been confirmed as an actual phone by the vendor. It’s as if they’re not even trying anymore or […]

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RumourMill: Leaked images of Samsung’s new 8MP camera phone appears

On Wednesday we brought you exclusive news of a new Samsung phone being launched on Monday. Now images have ever-so-coincidentally appeared on the mobile news site Daily Mobiles of an unannounced phone, which could very well be the Samsung Acme i8910. The website has some stunning high quality pictures located here, showing off Samsung’s 3rd […]

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BlackBerry sell 50 million handsets

In news we almost missed this week, Research In Motion came out with their figures from the last quarter with some other interesting stats that we thought we’d bring you. An email wandered past our already massively cluttered desk this week with a mammoth of Mobile World Congress invites. This was on the subject of […]

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Exclusive: INQ not releasing the ‘INQ2’ at Mobile World Congress

At that very same ‘small (but select) gathering at INQ HQ last night, we were informed there will be no new INQ phone unveiled in Barcelona in a few weeks time. INQ’s marketing director Jeff Taylor said in a semi private briefing to MIR there will be no product announcements at MWC. Where many of […]

Top 10 tell tale signs a clam shell phone is better than a candy bar design mobile

1. When was the last time your arse called three of your ex partners on a clam shell phone 2. Ever tried to close up a candy bar design phone, you can’t – it breaks in two 3. Two screens in one! Better at half the price of two phones 4. Everyone likes shellfish, it’s […]

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Exclusive: Samsung to launch new phone on Monday

We’ve been tipped off that Samsung are set to launch a new phone on Monday, with a ‘big, big’ announcement to back ‘big, big’ news. There was a private press pre briefing today in London all under embargo that we weren’t invited to, but we’re hearing good things are afoot. We’d like to bring you […]

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Toshiba slims down with new handset

At the only mobile phone launch in London MIR didn’t attend in months, Tosh launched the TG01 – the slimmest of the slim phones, pre-empting the Mobile World Congress announcements by a matter of weeks. Toshiba is calling this handset a ‘revolution in mobile entertainment’, how it presents itself by backing up this claim is […]

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Nokia 5800 XpressMusic for £15

Carphone Warehouse latest deal brings music to our ears, by tuning into Nokia’s latest music phone on just a £15 contract. The 5800 XpressMusic arrives gratis on one of the most affordable tariffs around, on O2 with unlimited texts and 100 minutes allowance per month to any network and at anytime. Hurrah! As compared with […]

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HTC Footprint leaves stamp on other handsets

Those ever so inventive guys over at Xda-developers.com have just walked out the door a ROM with features to be seen in the upcoming HTC Cruise. Coming to our attention via a wmpoweruser.com post, is a not-so-legal update to the original HTC Touch with the new Footprints technology hopefully appearing in an O2 Xda handset […]

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RumourMill: DELL’s Smartphone

Sources at various titles have picked up news that DELL is on the brink of announcing a Smartphone, most likely at Mobile World Congress. The Wall Street Journal has it the PC maker has been designing a prototype of an iPhone and BlackBerry ilk, for over a year now. They even have news that it […]

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Nokia updates classic phone

That Phinnish Phone Purveyor has just made a good thing better, by announcing the replacement to its 6300 – the 6700 Classic. Apparently this phone is the ‘much anticipated successor’ to that best selling mobile of 2006, which is marketing talk for ‘much delayed’ or ‘we’re not sure why this took so long, but it’s […]