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Apple iPhone 4S unboxing gallery & some thoughts

The few people who follow me on twitter are probably well in the know but isn’t official until my own personal blog learns about this…. Yes, there’s indeed an iPhone in the house! Specifically, my house…

A phone that is probably the most controversial and widely talked about gadget since the dawn of the Internet, the Apple iPhone has accumulated as much fans as it gathered a healthy base of haters and doubters. Does that speak volumes about the product in question?

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Nokia N90: The Retrospective


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Howdy! Here’s something out of the depths of my heart… coming directly to your monitors (mobile screens?) – a retrospective featuring one of the very first Nseries crusaders.

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News

Sony to end the joint venture of Sony Ericsson with a 1.05 billion Euro buyout

The joint venture of Sony Ericsson has come to a close, with Sony buying and gaining complete control of Ericsson’s mobile operations for 1.05 billion Euros. The takeover is expected to be finalized in January 2012.

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Reviews

The Nokia N9 review. Part 2.

In the first half of my review, I was thoroughly impressed with the hardware aspect of Nokia N9. Now it’s time to dive into the software department of this unique phone, and things are starting to look even more intriguing…
Reviews

The Nokia N9 review. Part 1.

The long and controversial journey of Nokia N9 is finally over. Whether or not one should be worried that it’s the first and last MeeGo phone from Nokia, one thing is clear – it’s an incredible smartphone worthy of attention.

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News

The passing of a titan: Steve Jobs dies at the age of 56

Steve Jobs, the co-founder and chairman of Apple, has died at the age of 56. The shocking news came just 2 months after Steve officially stepped down from his position as company’s CEO.

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LG announces Optimus Sol, an affordable 1GHz Android smartphone with an AMOLED display

LG Optimus Sol

LG today announced the latest member in the LG Optimus smartphone series. The LG Optimus Sol is an affordable Android 2.3 based smartphone that boasts a simple yet elegant design, and runs on a single-core 1 GHz processor. Most notably, the smartphone features a 3.8 inch “Ultra AMOLED” WVGA resolution display, that, according to LG, offers reduced image quality degradation in direct sunlight in comparison to standard AMOLED displays.

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Android and Ubuntu Linux breathes new life into HP TouchPad

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With a sharp 9.7-inch capacitive touchscreen and decent dual-core processor ticking underneath, the HP TouchPad is a competent tablet. It’s now attractive more than ever thanks to the mind-boggling price of $99. But whether you’ve managed to snatch one during the fire sale or not, one of the ongoing concerns remain – is there a future for HP’s webOS?

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A new addition to my photo collection…

I’ve realized my phone camera collection is still missing one very important member, and that is, the mobile photography grandmaster Nokia N90. I’m fixing this now by adding these two macro-pics of my own:

 

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A visual guide to… Nokia E7

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With summer in full swing, there’s now enough free time to do a bit of  housekeeping here on PhoneSpot. I planned to re-post this E7 ‘visual guide’ on my personal blog but got bogged down with other things.

Until now that is.

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