Will mobile phone fans soon have access to new HTC model?

Mobile phone fans could already be excited about the possibility of a HTC Desire device being released with a full Qwerty keyboard.Rumours have surfaced online that such a product is on the way, with the Carphone Warehouse fuelling the fire by including it on the 'coming soon' section of its website.Asavin Wattanajantra, writing for CNET UK, tells how the mobile provider soon denied the claims,…

Mobile phone users ‘using Google Maps in their millions’

Google Maps is a popular function with mobile phone customers, with more than 100 million taking advantage of the technology each month.Vic Gundotra, vice-president of engineering at the search engine and author of its mobile blog, explains the growing numbers could be the result of regular improvements made to the navigation service.While Google Maps was set up to help people get from A to B,…

Selling mobile may appeal after meeting Three experts

Shoppers in Leeds may today (August 20th) have decided to sell their used mobile phone in favour of buying one of the latest devices on the market.That is because Three Mobile's bus was at the White Rose Shopping Centre in the city, explaining the benefits of having access to mobile internet.Pollyanna Woodward, star of The Gadget Show on Channel Five, was also on hand to…

Mobile phone users: Battery life is top priority

Mobile phone users voting in a Nokia poll have suggested the battery life of their device is the most important factor in being happy with a handset.Ian, author of the Nokia Conversations blog, explains the results, revealing 38 per cent of respondents would even be happy to own a basic phone if a healthy battery life was assured.One way to ensure a model is tailor-made…

Apple iPhone set to benefit Sainsbury’s shoppers

Supermarket shopping may be about to come a whole lot easier for mobile users thanks to the latest technology for the Apple iPhone.A pair of apps specially designed for the handset have been released by Sainsbury's and Nectar, which allow consumers to add points to their total and gain access to exclusive in-store offers.Individuals who download the app can now track how many points they…

iPhone app may come in handy for mobile users in Glasgow

Mobile phone users in the Scottish city of Glasgow may now have all the reason they need to recycle an old device and splash out on an iPhone.The Glasgow City Marketing Bureau has designed an app that offers a plethora of information on the area's famous style mile.Data on shops and restaurants, reviews, maps and suggestions are included on the app, which is available to…

Nokia X3 Touch and Type perfect for fashionable mobile users

The new Nokia X3 Touch and Type mobile phone, set for release later this year, is to offer a range of style and practical benefits.Ian, author of the Nokia Conversations blog, takes a look at the handset and suggests it will be just right for "fashion-conscious" consumers.One of the unique features of the device is its blend of traditional keys and a touchscreen, which is…

Qatar Airways offers new service to mobile phone users

Recycling a mobile phone and splashing out on a brand new smartphone with the cash may never have been so appealing, especially to those who spend a lot of time jetting around the world.Qatar Airways has become the latest airline to offer a new service to its customers with mobiles that connect to the internet.It has teamed up with mobile content optimisation firm Mobiga to…