Category: Manufacturers

Top 5 Bada apps being downloaded this week on the Samsung Wave

It’s not much of a surprise that “Need For Speed” continues to top the charts via SamsungApps as it’s one of the only mainstream developers to create an app. Samsung themselves have been putting more emphasis on Google’s Android platform with the release of the Galaxy S series of devices. However, it’s always good to

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RIM introduces the BlackBerry “PlayBook” tablet

At RIM’s BlackBerry Developer conference in San Fransisco co-CEO Mike Lazaridis took the stage and revealed some interesting statistics: – Over 115million BlackBerry devices sold to date (over 12 million just this past quarter) – #1 smartphone in North America – 35 million users for their BlackBerry App World: 1.5 million apps getting downloaded per

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RBC: RIM launching tablet in Q1 2011

If Waterloo-based RIM announces a Tablet device this week at their developer conference in San Francisco, RBC Capital analyst Mike Abramsky says that the “Launch is expected [in the first quarter of calendar 2011]… missing the busy holiday season technology push. The reason RIM announcing the product this week is to keep the interest of

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Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 Android upgrades end at OS 2.1

The Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 and X10 mini are getting ready for a OS upgrade to Android 2.1 sometime in Q4. That’s certainly good news as it’ll bring some good enhancements such as live wallpapers, 5 homescreens, HTML5 support and “social phonebook” that links your Facebook/Twitter in with your contacts. After this upgrade Sony Ericsson

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BlackBerry Torch 9800 delay impacting all Canadian carriers?

Late last night we reported that Bell delayed the anticipated launch of the BlackBerry Torch 9800. This was supposed to be available next week on September 24th. We’ve learned more about the reason and are hearing that it’s not just Bell, but all carriers. The reasons are ranging from “production line problems from Rim” to

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HTC announces the Desire HD & the Desire Z

HTC just unveiled a couple new handsets in London. The HTC Desire HD and HTC Desire Z are both powered by Google’s Android-platform. Specs on the HTC Desire HD have it designed similar to the Legend with a unibody aluminum frame with a 4.3-inch LCD display, 1GHz Qualcomm 8255 Snapdragon processoror, 8 megapixel camera, dual-LED

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Video: Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 running Android 2.1

Sony Ericsson posted on Twitter a couple days ago that they’re targeting to release the anticipated upgrade for the Xperia X10 to OS 2.1 in the Q4 time frame (so between October to December). A video has popped up from the IFA tech show in Berlin that shows the X10 running 2.1, a bit blurry

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