Devices/Gadgets

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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[Insider] Motorola RAZR Malaysia event next week, RRP below RM2K

The Motorola Mobility distributor in Malaysia, Brightstar Corp. will be announcing the all new Motorola RAZR(DROID) next Tuesday. As you may already know, the new RAZR features a 4.3-inch qHD Super AMOLED display, covered with Gorilla Glass display on a very slim and lightweight Kevlar-infused body, making it the thinnest smartphone in the world at 7.1mm. It also comes with water ...

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iPhone 4S in 15 additional countries starting November 11

Apple has announced that the iPhone 4S will be available in 15 countries beginning November 11- Albania, Armenia, Bulgaria, El Salvador, Greece, Guatemala, Hong Kong, Malta, Montenegro, New Zealand, Panama, Poland, Portugal, Romania and South Korea. Malaysia is not in the list. Excluding Albania, El Salvador, Guatemala, Malta, Montenegro and Panama, customers in these countries would be able to pre-order ...

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Sony Ericsson Malaysia- Xperia neo V @RM999 & Xperia pro @RM1399

Sony Ericsson Malaysia has announced the local availability of the Sony Ericsson Xperia neo V and the Sony Ericsson Xperia pro. The Sony Ericsson Xperia neo V is priced at RM999 while the Xperia pro retails at RM1,399. Both are now available at all Sony Ericsson exclusive stores and retailers nationwide. [Sony Ericsson Xperia neo V] As part of a ...

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[US Only] Buy Two BlackBerry PlayBook, Get Third One Free

In an attempt to increase sales, Research in Motion(RIM) is offering consumers in the United States an offer to buy two(2) BlackBerry PlayBook and get the third one free. The offer which is also available in the District of Columbia and Canada (excluding Quebec) is valid until Dec. 31 from selected authorized resellers. Buyers will get one of the free ...

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Apple by the Numbers- 2011

Apple has a total of 60,400 full-time employees worldwide according to a 10-K form filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. About 36,000 or around 60 percent works in Apple Stores. The form for the 2011 fiscal year which ended on 24 September was spotted by Apple Insider, reveals that Apple sold a total of 72.29 million iPhones, 32.39 ...

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IDC: Samsung & ZTE Shipped More Phones, Apple at 5th Place

IDC’s latest report on global mobile phone shipments reports the current state of the mobile market. As of Q3 2011, Chinese company ZTE is now at the No. 4 spot in global mobile phone shipments, overtaking Apple in the process. Meanwhile, Nokia, Samsung and LG continue to hold on to their No. 1, 2 and 3 spots respectively. Compared to ...

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