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Top-10 Selling Phones in September 2008

October 6, 2008 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Top-10 Selling Phones in September 2008

The Swedish manufacturer of carrying cases for portable electronics, Krusell, releases its “Top 10”-list for September 2008. The list is based on number of pieces of model specific mobile and smart phone ordered from Krusell during September 2008. Krusell’s list is unique due to the fact that it reflects the sales of phones in six [&hellip...

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LG launches 3G HSDPA handset, Renoir

October 6, 2008 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on LG launches 3G HSDPA handset, Renoir

LG Electronics announced the official launch of its LG-KC910, a slim yet feature-packed full touchscreen 8 megapixel multimedia phone. This artistic new handset, known as Renoir, goes on sale in Europe in early October and has a large palate of features like...

Compro VideoMate V200F: The Most Cost – Effective Way to Watch TV & Play Games on Display

October 6, 2008 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Compro VideoMate V200F: The Most Cost – Effective Way to Watch TV & Play Games on Display

TV on your monitor !! With Compro VideoMate V200F, it turns all your monitor or projector into a TV and multimedia center...

Nokia’s new phone doubles as a PDA

October 3, 2008 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Nokia’s new phone doubles as a PDA

Nokia is introducing a new handset with organizer functions and a wide, touch-sensitive screen this week, opening the door for it to compete in the PDA market. The 7710 will be Nokia’s first handset with a screen that lets users access functions with a...

LG Electronics embedding Ericsson mobile modems in computers

September 30, 2008 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on LG Electronics embedding Ericsson mobile modems in computers

LG Electronics is to start embedding Ericsson supplied HSPA based mobile modems into their laptops, starting immediately. LG Electronics notebooks and netbooks will include mobile broadband modules from Ericsson in Q3 ...

LG sounds warning to rivals

September 29, 2008 • Gadgets and Gaming, Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on LG sounds warning to rivals

South Korean electronics giant LG, has invested Sh3.6 billion to gain a foothold for their premium mobile phone handsets in East Africa. This is part of its push into emerging markets as it consolidates plans to corner 15 per cent of the global market sales...

Non-handset devices to account for $90 billion in revenues by 2013

September 29, 2008 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Non-handset devices to account for $90 billion in revenues by 2013

While the mobile phone is by far the most common device used to connect to mobile networks, the number of non-handset mobile devices is set to grow dramatically – reports ARCchart...

South Africa’s Vodacom now offering iPhone 3G

September 26, 2008 • Gadgets and Gaming, Mobile and TelecomsComments (2)

Vodacom South Africa announced that iPhone 3G will be available through Vodaworld, Midrand from 00:00 on 26 September 2008. The iPhone 3G will be available to both Vodacom’s Prepaid and Contract customers in all major cities, from participating Vodacom...

As home automation goes mainstream, shipments will increase to 4 million

September 25, 2008 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on As home automation goes mainstream, shipments will increase to 4 million

Two new approaches to home automation – “mainstream” systems based on standardized technologies and packaged components, and home automation as a managed service offered through a broadband or wireless service provider – have the potential for such...

Nokia launches its own mobile television channel

September 25, 2008 • Gadgets and Gaming, Top StoriesComments Off on Nokia launches its own mobile television channel

Nokia has unveiled its own mobile television channel to be released on 1 October – the same day as the new N96, Mobile Today said. The channel aims to market and demonstrate the N96 handset in a series of 96-second programmes. The six programmes will follow...

Google and HTC spent 3 years on android, handsets

September 24, 2008 • Gadgets and Gaming, Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on Google and HTC spent 3 years on android, handsets

Engineers from Google and High Tech Computer (HTC) spent three years developing Android software and handsets before the launch of the G1 by T-Mobile on Tuesday, an executive from HTC said...

LG invests $50 million in East Africa

September 24, 2008 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on LG invests $50 million in East Africa

South Korean electronics and home appliance manufacturer LG has invested US$50 million in East Africa in order to gain a foothold in the market for its mobile-phone handsets...

Sahara’s new Digital Photo Frame – your photos in motion picture

September 22, 2008 • Gadgets and GamingComments (1)

Sahara Computers, an internationally established supplier of information, communication and digital lifestyle technology, proudly introduces the Sahara 7-inch Digital Photo Frame to the local market...

RIM introduces the first BlackBerry flip phone

September 10, 2008 • Gadgets and Gaming, Mobile and TelecomsComments (1)

Research In Motion (RIM) today unveiled the BlackBerry Pearl Flip 8220 smartphone, the first BlackBerry phone to come in the popular flip form factor...

Apple releases Fourth Generation iPod nano

September 10, 2008 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Apple releases Fourth Generation iPod nano

Apple has introduced the new fourth generation iPod nano, the thinnest iPod ever featuring a sleek new design with a curved aluminum and glass enclosure, in nine vibrant colors...

Win a BlackBerry Curve 8310

September 5, 2008 • Gadgets and Gaming, Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on Win a BlackBerry Curve 8310

Africa’s leading independent media portal fully dedicated to ICT affairs, ITNewsAfrica.com and Blackberry are giving away the BlackBerry Curve 8310 smartphone, the smallest and lightest BlackBerry® smartphone ever to come with a full QWERTY keyboard...