Android Repairs cost Mobile Operators $2 billion a year

A new research claims that Android device returns and repairs are costing the mobile operators around the world up to $2 billion per year, with each handset return costing operators up to $130. Managed services firm WDS, which offers device management and call center services to operators in a recent report indicates that Android handsets are more likely to suffer ...

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[Leaked] Pictures of Sony Ericsson Xperia Nozomi LT26i

Pictures/Images of the Sony Ericsson Xperia Nozomi LT26i is now out in the wild since this dual-core smartphone was last rumoured in August. Not much details are known in terms of specifications. It is rumored that Sony Ericsson Xperia Nozomi LT26i packs a dual–core 1.5Ghz CPU & 1GB of RAM. The smartphone has a 4.3″ screen with 1280×720 pixels resolution. ...

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Gingerbread takes the lead in Android Distribution

The second Gingerbread release (versions 2.3.3-2.3.7) is now leading the Android distribution with 43.9% market share as of October based on Google’s latest Android versions distribution charts. As for Froyo(Android 2.2), the previous leader in the Android distribution, is now powering up at least 40.7% Android smartphones out there followed by Android 2.1 Eclair at 10.7%.

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Motorola’s Facebook Phone- Motokey Social

You have seen the HTC’s ChaCha and Salsa Facebook phone, now its Motorola’s turn with its Motokey Social. The Motokey Social is a touch QWERTY candybar, budget phone from Motorola. Just like the other 2 HTC phones, the Motokey Social features the special blue Facebook button on the bottom left, which is used for content sharing. Motokey Social specifications & features ...

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HTC Rezound with Beats Audio

HTC officially unveiled the HTC Rezound at an event held in New York today. The HTC Rezound with Beats Audio is the company’s new Android flagship smartphone. It will be exclusive to Verizon in the US for now. No availability details for Malaysia yet. The HTC Rezound runs Android 2.3.4 Gingerbread with Sense 3.5 and has a 4.3-inch 1280×720 pixels ...

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Motorola XOOM 2 & Motorola XOOM 2 Media Edition

Motorola Mobility has revealed the successor of the Motorola XOOM tablet today. The company officially announced not one, but two XOOM tablets- the XOOM 2 and XOOM 2 Media Edition. The new Motorola XOOM 2 and Motorola XOOM 2 Media Edition both feature Android 3.2, a dual-core 1.2 GHz processor, brilliant displays with Corning Gorilla Glass and initially will be ...

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P1 WIGGY 39 Plan from RM19/Month

Packet One Network(P14G) has just announced a new wireless broadband plan called WIGGY 39. Details about the new WIGGY 39:

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BBM Music Launched in the US, Canada & Australia

RIM(Reseach in Motion) announced that it has rolled out the new BlackBerry Messenger(BBM) music service in Canada, the United States and Australia. There is no news yet about availability in other countries. Previously RIM has announced that the BBM Music service will be available in Malaysia this year. BBM Music allows a user to download 50 songs from the company’s ...

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ST-Ericsson chipsets to power Nokia Windows Phone 7 Smartphones

Future Nokia Window Phone 7 phones will be powered by ST-Ericsson’s NovaThor U9500, U8500 and U5500 chipsets. All three chipsets offers dual-core ARM Cortex A9 processors, NEON CPU extensions, ARM Mali 400 graphic cores and LP-DDR2 RAM. The U8500 and U9500 platforms support up to 1080p video recording, dual cameras(20MP & 5MP), support resolutions up to 1280×768 pixels on a ...

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U Mobile to Compensate Customers with Free SMS and Free Data

U Mobile will be compensating all its customers for the loss they suffered earlier this week. The 3G mobile operator will be giving away free SMS all day to all operators in Malaysia on 10 November 2011, 10 December 2011 and 10 January 2012. In addition to that, U Mobile data users will receiving an additional 500MB free every month ...

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