Category Archives: Handsets

iPhone goes to 02 in UK?

Share this postShare on FacebookShare on Google+Tweet about this on TwitterShare on LinkedIn

Share this post It looks like 02 has swiped the Apple iPhone from the clutches of Vodafone, according to breaking news reports. Although 02 itself is denying it. For now… UPDATE: A well placed tbites source at a rival network … Continue reading

Posted in 3G, Handsets, MobBites, Music, MVNO | 1 Comment

Europe gets 3G iPhone Monday

Share this postShare on FacebookShare on Google+Tweet about this on TwitterShare on LinkedIn

Share this post According to reports starting to leak out from reliable sources, a new 3G version of the iPhone may be launched Monday in the UK in a joint promotion with Vodafone, T-Mobile, and UK phone retailer Carphone Warehouse … Continue reading

Posted in 3G, Handsets, MobBites, Music, MVNO | Leave a comment

Strengths and weaknesses of the iPhone

Share this postShare on FacebookShare on Google+Tweet about this on TwitterShare on LinkedIn

Share this post On the eve of its launch, courtesy of Frukt Music, comes an analysis of the strengths and weaknesses of the iPhone: Strengths: – Apple approach: a)great product, b)simple usability, c) clear communication – Dual-contact touch screen, twice … Continue reading

Posted in Handsets, MobBites, Music | Leave a comment

Radio listening boosted by mobiles

Share this postShare on FacebookShare on Google+Tweet about this on TwitterShare on LinkedIn

Share this post About-nokia.com: According to Finnpanel 1.6 million Finns (older than 9 years) have a radio on their cell phone. That’s 36 % of the finnish population (in 2005 the figure was 17%).

Posted in Handsets, Media, MobBites | Leave a comment

PSP to make voice, video IP calls

Share this postShare on FacebookShare on Google+Tweet about this on TwitterShare on LinkedIn

Share this post Sony is going to allow PlayStation Portable (PSP) owners make VoIP and video calls using a camera and microphone which will hit the shops on 25 May. Gamers will be able to call other PSP owners and … Continue reading

Posted in Handsets, MobBites, Mobile Video, Operators, Technology, Telecoms | Leave a comment

Mobile TV set for boom in 2009

Share this postShare on FacebookShare on Google+Tweet about this on TwitterShare on LinkedIn

Share this post Mobile handsets capable of displaying TV will hit 244 million by 2011, according to the Multimedia Research Group in the US. That’s double the number previously forecast for the uptake rate expected in 55 countries. Big leaps … Continue reading

Posted in Handsets, Media, MobBites, Mobile TV, Mobile Video, Operators, Research | Leave a comment

iPhone on pre-paid?

Share this postShare on FacebookShare on Google+Tweet about this on TwitterShare on LinkedIn

Share this post If the rumour that T-Mobile is in the front line to take the iPhone in Europe then the new rumour that the Apple iPhone will also be available on a pre-paid contract is pretty interesting. The Boygeniusreport.com … Continue reading

Posted in Handsets, Mobile, Music, Music Players, MusicBites | Leave a comment

iPhone on pre-paid?

Share this postShare on FacebookShare on Google+Tweet about this on TwitterShare on LinkedIn

Share this post If the rumour that T-Mobile is in the front line to take the iPhone in Europe then the new rumour that the Apple iPhone will also be available on a pre-paid contract is pretty interesting. The Boygeniusreport.com … Continue reading

Posted in Handsets, MobBites, Operators | Leave a comment

MoblogUK relaunches with new look

Share this postShare on FacebookShare on Google+Tweet about this on TwitterShare on LinkedIn

Share this post Moblog.co.uk has relaunched its site with a new redesign and launched a moblog for mobile operator 3’s X-Series handset range. Co-founder Alfie Dennen says: “The new homepage is geared towards being more inviting to new users, whilst … Continue reading

Posted in Communities, Handsets, MobBites, Operators, Social Media | Leave a comment

Virgin Media starts its marketing

Share this postShare on FacebookShare on Google+Tweet about this on TwitterShare on LinkedIn

Share this post So I got my Virgin Media customer pack today. They must be sending it to everyone who has ever touched Virgin (I had a Virgin mobile number once, plus I was on Telewest at one time). Clearly … Continue reading

Posted in Handsets, MobBites, Operators | Leave a comment