Archive for December, 2010

  • How to keep your phone safe in the cold How to keep your phone safe in the cold

    The chill from the current Arctic conditions sweeping across Britain are having unexpectedly adverse effects on people's phones, so here are a few tips on how to make sure your mobile keeps working this winter. Prolonged exposure to the cold can greatly increase the rate at which your battery...

  • World's most expensive phone app launched World's most expensive phone app launched

    The world's most expensive mobile phone app has been launch by an Australian company - but the £7,996 you will need to cover the app's price tag isn't all that you'll need to buy into it. Only those who can afford to own - or at least frequently use - private jets will ha...

  • Smartphone Christmas shopping on the rise Smartphone Christmas shopping on the rise

    Shopping carried out on smartphones has reached unprecedented levels among European phone users, according to new statistics from the Mobile Marketing Association (MMA). The figures collected by the industry body show that, this Christmas, more than a quarter of people looking for Christmas prese...

  • Google unveils Nexus S handset Google unveils Nexus S handset

    Google has staged its second attempt at infiltrating the smartphone market after revealing a second incarnation of the Nexus phone. The Samsung-built Nexus S is the search engine's company's second endeavour at a commercial smartphone, and they say they have learned a lot from the failur...