I guess Apple won’t tolerate any competitive software on the iPhone. With this in mind, they’ve restricted the use of the Opera Mini on the handset, as it would compete directly with the Safari browser. … [Continue reading Opera Mini not coming to iPhone]
Who buys such phones anyway? This diamond-studded cellphone is the Softbank’s new 823SH Tiffany, announced by the carrier in Japan. Initially they plan to produce 10 of these and see how they’ll sell. And now guess what the price will be – ¥12.98 million, or around $131,097! While $130K is a whole fortune, I’m pretty[…]
Greig McArthur knows for a fact that “his Ferrari went from 0 to 60 miles an hour in 5.2 seconds and the Q train in Queens reached a maximum speed of 42.4 m.p.h when he rode it about a month ago.” As Peter Wayner (nytimes.com) explains, McArthur knows because his iPhone told him so.
Canadians who want a BlackBerry Bold, but couldn’t afford can now breathe easily. Apparently Best Buy understands their anger caused by the insane price of 399.99 with a 3-year contract, so now it offers the handset forust $199.99 + a $50 gift card. The offer expires on November 27th, so hury up. … [Continue reading[…]
Today T-Mobile G1 has been released in the UK, and is available exclusively from T-Mobile. You can get the handset for free if you choose either T-Mobile Combi or Flext price plans for GBP40 a month, which include unlimited mobile internet browsing. And just look at that happy guy on the photo… 🙂 … [Continue[…]
Reader Terry Westley points us to yet another example of how companies are recognizing that content is advertising. Disney has apparently released a free iPhone game that’s fun on its own, but which also serves to help promote an upcoming movie release. While some will dismiss this as just being a cheap way of advertising,[…]
T-Mobile has added a new color to its recently released BlackBerry Pearl Flip 8220. The new RED version is available now for the same $150 on a 2-year contract after rebates. Features include: 240 x 320 internal display, 128 x 160 external display; Quad-band EDGE (no 3G); Wi-Fi; Four hours talk time, 14 days standby;[…]