We have already seen a leaked photo of Huawei’s new Windows Phone 8 smartphone, the Huawei Ascend W1, and now it would appear that Huawei may be getting ready to announce the device.
The news comes from the guys over at Windows Phone Italy, who have been told by a Huawei manager that the company will soon be introducing a new Windows Phone handset.
The Huawei Ascend W1 is rumored to come with a 4 inch WVGA display and will apparently feature a dual core processor clocked at 1.2GHz, plus 512MB of RAM and 4GB of built in storage.
handset is also rumored to come with a front and rear facing camera,
although there are no details on the cameras as yet, plus a 2,000 mAh
battery, as soon as we get some more information we will let you guys
Brave Robotics has this week announced that their new transforming
robot, has now entered its limited production development stage edging
closer to an official launch worldwide.
Brave Robotics has
designed the new robot to transform from a sports car into a standing
robot automatically, and have equipped it with a missile launcher on
each arm together with a wireless camera.
Wi-Fi camera can be viewed on mobile devices such as Apple’s iPad,
using the robot’s companion applications. Check out the video below to
see the 3-D printed prototype of the finalised design from Brave
Robotics in action.
no information on pricing or worldwide availability has been released
as yet, but as soon as inform
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Lenovo has added a new Android smartphone to their range with the launch of the Lenovo P770, the handset comes with Android 4.1 Jelly Bean and features a 4.5 inch IPS qHD display with a resolution of 540 x 960 pixels.
specifications on the Lenovo P770 include a 5 megapixel rear facing
camera with an LED flash for photos and video and a front facing VGA
camera for video chat.
Lenovo P770 also comes with a dual core 1.2GHz processor, 1GB of RAM
And 4GB of built in storage, and the handset comes with a massive 3,500
mAh battery, which according to Lenovo will give you up to 29 hours of
talk time or a massive 26 days of standby time.
The Lenovo P770
also comes with a microSD card slot, and the device comes bundled with
an 8GB card, it will go on sale in China for around $275, there are no
details on whether it is headed t
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RIM has announced that their integrated carrier billing in BlackBerry App World is now available with more than 50 mobile carrier, and they also said that the BlackBerry App world is now available in more than 170 countries and there are more than 100,000 applications available to download.
carrier billing enables a customer to purchase apps or digital goods on
their BlackBerry smartphone, and simply and conveniently have the
purchases put directly on their regular monthly bill from their carrier.
Integrated carrier billing is also integrated with the BlackBerry
Payment Service, which enables developers and content providers to offer
in-app purchases (such as additional levels in a game), as well as
supporting one-off and recurring (subscription-based) purchases, without
interrupting the customer’s app experience.
HTC recently released some more information on the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean
update for a number of its devices, and now it would appear that HTC
has started rolling out the Android Jelly Bean update for the HTC One X,
this is for the Tegra 3 powered international version of the device.
The Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update for the HTC One X is around 365MB
in size, and it is apparently rolling out in the UK, India, Argentina,
Russia, Peru, Brazil, and more countries.
This update is not for the AT&T version of the HTC One X, the HTC
One XL< the update for this handset is expected within the next few
weeks, although no specific date has been given.
If you have received the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update for the HTC
One X, leave a comment and let us n
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The guys from Tokyoflash have launched another geeky timepiece, the
Tokyoflash Kisai Polygon LCD watch, and it comes in a choice of black or
stainless steel and also comes with a choice of display color, which
includes a black, mirror, pink or blue LCD display.
"Geometric lines and angled surfaces combine to create Kisai
Polygon, a stainless steel watch design with colored and mirrored LCD
segments that present the time in an attractive and easy to read way.
Featuring time, date, alarm, EL backlight and animation mode.”
You can find out more information about the Tokyoflash Kisai Polygon LCD watch over at the ... Read more »
The Sony Xperia
T has been available for a while now in the UK, although the device has
only been available in black, and now the white version of the Sony
Xperia T will be available in the UK next week, this is the SIM free version of the device.
The Sony Xperia T comes with Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and
features a 4.6 inch touchscreen display, there is also a dual core
1.5GHz processor and a 13 megapixel camera.
Other specifications on the Sony Xperia T include a front facing 1.3
megapixel camera for video chat, 16GB of built in storage plus 50GB of
free cloud storage.
UK retailer Clover, will be offering the SIM free white Sony Xperia T
for £378 including taxes, and the handset should be available
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It would appear that LG may be working on a successor to their LG Optimus G smartphone, the device will apparently be called the LG Optimus G2 and it will feature a full HD display with a resolution of 1902 by 1080 pixels, the display will be 5 inches.
This ties in with the LG device with a 5 inch display and a 1080p resolution that recently appeared in some benchmarks, and the benchmarks also revealed that the device was running Android Jelly Bean and it featured a quad core 1.5GHz Snapdragon S4 processor.
LG recently launched their new Optimus G smartphone, which comes with
a 4.7 inch display and a resolution of 1280 x 768 pixels, and according
to TechCrunch, the new 5 inch G2 with the full HD display could
possibly launch as early as May of 2013.
Anyone looking for a boat which fold up into a flat pack, might be interested in the new Oru Kayak
fold up canoe which is now starting its journey over on the Kickstarter
website, and has already blasted it way past the $80,000 need to get
the project up and running.
The Oru Kayak folds flat in to a pack that can be carried, and then
unfolded to create the 12 foot canoe when required. Watch the video
after the jump to learn more about the Oru Kayak project and see it in
Each Oru Kayak is engineered of a single sheet of double-layered
plastic, the single seam is sealed with a watertight rubber gasket, and
Solid ribs are used to provide strength and rigidity.
Some people like to take a minimalist to their desktop. But full sized keyboards
and mice take up valuable desk space and if you’re looking for a way to
minimize that, this keyboard/touchpad concept might be a good way to
go. It was designed by Min Koo Yeo and is called "Inside Out”.
It looks like just a keyboard at first glance, but according to the
designer, it is meant to serve dual purposes. One side is a keyboard,
the other a touchpad, allowing you to interact with it, perform gestures
Having such a large touchpad could come in handy, but having
to flip between the keyboard and touchpad could be a pain in the butt.
If you are a little disappointed when the developers of Sniper Ghost Warrior
2 announced the delay of the game’s release until early in 2013. This
new gameplay trailer which is being released for the up-and-coming and
highly anticipated Sniper Ghost Warrior 2 shows you a glimpse of what
you can expect when the game is officially launched.
Sniper Ghost Warrior 2 uses the awesome CryEngine 3 games engine and will be launched on PC, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 in January 2013. However a Wii U version of Sniper Ghost Warrior 2 is also rumoured to be under development.
Ghost Warrior 2 is a first-person shooter that employs stealth,
hand-to-hand assassinations and titular sniping techniques. Gameplay
features realistic bullet physics that factors distance,
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Canadians can breath a sigh of relief if they are among those waiting for the Galaxy camera. They can get the Samsung
Galaxy Camera starting December 7th. They can get it at either a local
Black’s Photography store or the official Samsung store in Burnaby, BC.
The Canadian model keeps the HSPA+ data found in the AT&T version,
but the similarity in networks in the north works to your advantage: a
data micro-SIM from any of the larger carriers will be enough for some
3G photo sharing.
We don’t have a Canadian price yet, but it shouldn’t be too far from the $500 US price.
If you enjoyed the scene in Dark Knight Rises, which was highlighted
in the movies launch trailer were Bane blew-up an American football
stadium playing field.
You are sure to enjoy this quick video revealing how the special
effects were carried out to create the awesome effect. Watch the video
after the jump to learn more about the effects within the movie and see
it being created.
The Dark Knight Rises 2012 film is
directed by Christopher Nolan, who co-wrote the screenplay with his
brother Jonathan Nolan and the story with David S. Goyer, and
stars Christian Bale, Michael Caine, Gary Oldman, and Morgan Freeman.
Featuring the DC Comics character Batman, the film is the third and
final installment in Nolan’s Batman film trilogy, and it is the sequel
to The Dark Knight movie which was released back in 2008.
Nokia has added another new mobile phone to their Asha range with the launch of the Nokia Asha 205, which comes with a QWERTY keyboard and a dedicated Facebook button.
The Nokia Asha 205 features a 2.4 inch display, there is also a VGA camera and a microSD card slot which can take up to 32GB microSD cards, plus Bluetooth 2.1, and a choice of two versions one with a standard SIM card slot and one with a dual SIM card slot.
Nokia Asha 205
The Nokia Asha 205 is designed for emerging markets and it will launch some time before the end of the year for around $62 before taxes, you can find out more details over at Nokia.