Apple iPhone 3G S unveiled

The Apple iPhone 3G S has been unveiled at the manufacturer's Worldwide Developers Conference in San Francisco, ending months of speculation about the device.It has emerged that the main focus of the revised model will be faster connectivity, with its creators suggesting it will offer double the speed of its predecessor.Also announced was the inclusion of a three-megapixel camera - up from the two-megapixels of…

Nokia 5220 XpressMusic ‘tempting for credit crunch Brits’

The Nokia 5220 XpressMusic may not be one of the most gadget-packed devices available - but it could be ideal for some, according to one expert.Sandra Vogel writes in a recent piece for Trusted Reviews that the Finnish manufacturer has not equipped the device with the kind of features you see on its flagship Nokia 5800 XpressMusic.However, in a time of economic uncertainty, she says…

Expert: Palm Pre offers standard-setting features

One of the latest phones to take on the touchscreen sector dominance of the Apple iPhone 3G has been put under the microscope by one reviewer. According to an article for the Cnet technology news website, the Palm Pre has a number of good and bad points, although it concludes the handset is well-equipped to challenge its rivals. One particular area where this is highlighted…

Apple iPhone 3G ‘brings positivity to users’

New technologies such as the Apple iPhone 3G can help bring positivity to users, it has been said.Justin Cooke is chairman of the British interactive Media Association and said online smartphones such as this "generally add to a more positive state of being".He explained that because of the many new innovations and gadgets that are filling the market, humans need to keep a balance and…

Java for 3G mobile phones given a boost

Sony Ericsson has announced it will boost its support of the Java platform, which could be good news for those with the latest phones.Under the plans, the group will expand the level at which developers will be able to engage with the software, allowing them to create new facilities such as games and lifestyle applications.The changes will be applied to Java connectivity on the 3G…

Phone recycling news: Nokia N97 ‘coming this month’

A new handset from Nokia that could be purchased using funds received from recycling mobile phones is due out this month.According to the manufacturer, the Nokia N97 is a crucial step in the company's aim to deliver a personalised web experience.The gadget features a fully customisable home screen with various widgets that can link to social networking sites, news pages and more.It also comes equipped…

Apple iPhone 3G ‘faces a tough new rival’

One of the latest phones from Sony Ericsson could represent a serious challenge to the smartphone dominance of the Apple iPhone 3G, it has been suggested.Although an article in Phones Review this week states that every flagship launch invites comparisons with Apple's "iconic" device, one phone has now emerged that could live up to the hype.Announced last week, the Sony Ericsson Satio is equipped with…

Halle Berry’s BlackBerry spotted

Halle Berry has been spotted using a smartphone with a name similar to her own.The Oscar-winning actress, who was spotted looking effortlessly stylish with a new cropped hairdo and oversized shades, was pictured on the Celebrity BlackBerry Sightings blog with her handset.Others recently snapped holding the smartphone included The Hills and The City star Whitney Port, Jennifer Lopez and Desperate Housewife Eva Longoria Parker.The website…