HTC Hero and HTC Desire – smarter phones?

How could you possibly ever consider a mobile phone to be a ‘hero’? Never, I would have said, until I read about the new HTC Hero, which is an ingenious embodiment of three of the most fundamental characteristics anything with ‘heroic’ status transmits – make it mine, stay close, and discover the unexpected. Standing superiorly … Continue reading HTC Hero and HTC Desire – smarter phones?

Samsung smartphone takes us to a whole new Galaxy

Samsung have lifted the lid on the latest addition to its family of smartphones, the Galaxy S. Powered by the newest version of Google’s Android operating system, the Galaxy S incorporates a beautifully vibrant 4-inch Super AMOLED screen and a whopping 1GHz application processor to enable HD content. The handset also comes with 16GB of … Continue reading Samsung smartphone takes us to a whole new Galaxy

Come As You Are – The Nirvana Smartphone

In a world of increasingly sophisticated and even pointless developments in mobile phone technology (yes I’m looking at you translucent phone) it takes more and more for mobile phone ideas to stand out. The Nirvana phone concept from Citrix, whilst not exactly new, does manage to do this by taking some of the more interesting … Continue reading Come As You Are – The Nirvana Smartphone

First Else Smartphone: Something else?

Tech heads have been awaiting the launch of the new First Else Smartphone for months now, and small wonder. If it’s half as good as its makers Else (formerly Emblaze) say it is the iPhone had better watch out. The biggest selling point is its new linux-based operating system, named Else Intuition. The much vaunted … Continue reading First Else Smartphone: Something else?