Google Launches ‘Cloud Print’ for Apple’s iOS Devices

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With Apple putting AirPrint into iOS but not allowing the use of a shared printer many users were left out in the cold with their only option being to buy a new printer. Now though, Google of all companies has come to the rescue by launching Cloud Print. Cloud Print allows iOS users with version 3.0 or later to print … Read More

Samsung To Unveil Next-Gen Galaxy S Smartphone Soon?

Samsung Evolution is Fate

Samsung put the hype machine in overdrive after announcing ‘something big’ is on the way on a Samsung website. Showing a picture of a Galaxy S beside a mystery device, Samsung added the words ‘evolution is fate’ for that added drama. Expected to run Android 2.3 and possibly powered by Samsung’s new Cotex A9-based Orion, the mysterious device is the subject … Read More

HP webOS Tablets Leaked

HP webOS Tablet Leak

With HP’s ‘Something big, something small, something beyond’ event coming up on February 9th, rumours have been rife as to what we will be seeing coming out of the computer giant. What we expected was something using Palm’s WebOS – probably a tablet. Turns out we could well be seeing not one, but two! Engadget’s Nilay Patel wrote recently that … Read More

Disney To Launch Android Phone

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Interesting news from the world of all things Mickey Mouse, namely Disney with the movie company all set to release its own smartphone in Japan. Set for a release in February, Disney’s handset will be powered by a modified version of Google’s Android OS and will essentially be a rebadged Sharp Galapagos 003SH. The Galapagos’ specs stack up well; powered by … Read More

Facebook iPhone App Works With New ‘Messages’ System

With more and more people starting to find their Facebook account has been upgraded to the new messaging system, I thought I’d have a poke around. It seems that once Mark Zuckerberg (I choose to think he does everything at Facebook, OK?) flicks the big Messages switch I wondered how the already twitchy iOS app would handle it. Thankfully, our … Read More

RIM: PlayBook still capable despite no PIM features

The BlackBerry PlayBook is universally acclaimed as one of the most promising tablets to be announced in the last few months, and with its impending launch it’s sure to turn a few heads with its impressive performance and fancy UI. One problem many critics (including my good self) have thrown at it though is the reliance on being tethered to … Read More

RIM Maintains BlackBerry PlayBook Battery Life Claims

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As soon as I saw the hardware specification of Research in Motion’s BlackBerry PlayBook tablet, the first question off my lips was ‘what’s the battery life going to be like?’. With its dual-core 1GHz CPU and 1GB of RAM, it’s safe to say RIM’s iPad competitor will take some powering. Thankfully, according to senior product lead Ryan Bidan at least, … Read More

Android 3.0 ‘Entirely for Tablet’ Honeycomb [Video]

Last year’s CES was dubbed the ‘CES of the tablet’ by many, and with so many being shown off this week, 2011 doesn’t look to be any different. The most interesting to many including yours truly is a video showing off Google’s upcoming tablet-specific version of Android dubbed Honeycomb. Pushing Android to the lofty heights of version 3.0, Honeycomb is … Read More

BlackBerry PlayBook Lacks Native Email and Calendar App?

With CES going on as I type, we’re finally hearing first hand reports of what BlackBerry’s PlayBook is like to use. One of the lucky people to spend time with the iPad competitor is Gizmodo’s Matt Buchanan – but he’s hit upon an intriguing problem that I’ve not yet seen mentioned. The PlayBook doesn’t have native email and calendar apps. … Read More

Sony PlayStation Phone Hands-on and Specs [PSP]

PSP Phone Sony Playstation

We’ve had pictures, we’ve had video, and now we’ve got specifications for the still unannounced Sony PlayStation (PSP) Phone. This latest leak comes via Japanese website IT168, and here’s what they’re telling us: + An impressive battery weighing in at 1,5000mAh. + Powered by a Qualcomm Adreno 205 GPU. + A 4inch display sporting a resolution of 854×480. + A 5 … Read More

Words with Friends Going Cross-Platform

Words With Friends

Fans of the hugely popular Scrabble clone ‘Words With Friends’ have been happily playing against their iOS-clad brethren for quite some time now, but more competition is always a good thing right? According to the app’s creators Words with Zynga (not the catchiest of names, but it’s what they decided to called themselves after the acquisition by Facebook game giant, … Read More

Jobs : MobileMe will “get a lot better in 2011″

Steve Jobs has been answering customer emails again this week, allegedly. This time it is on the subject of MobileMe. People either love or hate MobileMe, just about the same way that people either love or hate Marmite or Julian Assange. Those that hate MobileMe quote its inflated price for features which can be obtained for free elsewhere on the … Read More

Google Demos Motorola’s Android Tablet Prototype [Honeycomb]

Andy Rubin, the man behind Google’s Android OS, demoed an early prototype of a tablet from Motorola which runs Android OS. The actual version of Android that the new tablet was running is called “Honeycomb” and is optimised for tablets. This particular tablet sports a “dual core 3D processor”, which is said to come from NVIDIA. Details other than that were … Read More

PlayStation Phone ‘Zeus Z1′ New Video [PSP]

Yesterday we showed you video of what was claimed to be the fabled Playstation Phone. Despite the admittedly blurry nature of what we saw, it was certainly an eye-opener, the thing looked to be real. Well ladies and gentlemen, judging by new videos posted by Engadget, it’s definitely, 100% guaranteed to be legit – and this time we can see … Read More

PlayStation Phone in Video? Runs on Gingerbread [Sony PSP]

Well, well, well. Remember we told you about tech blog Engadget receiving photos of what they believe to be the much-rumoured Playstation Phone? Pretty cool right? Not as cool as the video they posted yesterday! So here’s the story. Techblog.gr has posted a video of what they claim is the Sony Ericsson Z1, or Playstation Phone to you and me. … Read More