Latest phone support offered by BlackBerry

Owners of the latest phones from BlackBerry can now access a new support network, it has been revealed.The manufacturer of the line of business-friendly smartphones, Research In Motion (RIM), has unveiled details of a new technical help service that it hopes small and medium-sized companies will benefit from.In addition to 24-hour aid with their handsets, subscribers to BlackBerry Technical Support Services will have access to…

Android gamers offered mysterious challenge

Those looking for some cheap and cheerful fun on the latest phones to feature Google's operating system may be interested in a recent review.Damien McFerran writes in a piece for Pocket Gamer that a new title has emerged which is downloadable from the Android Market at a low price - and might be ideal for fans of retro gaming.Mystery Castle 2 is noted as having…

Vodafone exclusive proves “difficult to put down”

A reviewer has been so won over by Google Android that he admits he has had some trouble leaving it alone.In an article looking at the latest phone to come equipped with the operating system - the HTC Magic - Russell Jeffries of Mobile Burns suggests that although in its infancy, the software is highly addictive.He states there is much to like about the Vodafone-exclusive…

BlackBerrys ‘a laptop alternative for some’

Some of the latest mobile phones are so technologically advanced they are doing the same job as a laptop would, it has been asserted.According to a spokesman for Neighborhood America, more people than ever are turning to web-enabled handsets to work outside the office - and many of the gadgets have such a wealth of features that they do not need a computer.Director of CRM…

Sony Ericsson’s latest phone upgrade impresses reviewer

The updated version of Sony Ericsson's first ever eight-megapixel cameraphone is well worth a second look, it has been suggested. In a new article for Trusted Reviews this week, Sandra Vogel looks at the changes that have been made to the Cyber-shot C905 model and concludes the device has some interesting features. She says that in the past she has had some issues with the…

Bucket, spade, sunglasses and BlackBerry

A new study reveals around a third of workers admit to taking a BlackBerry or laptop on holiday with them. With the bank holiday weekend upon us, many people may be thinking of shutting down and forgetting about their job - but the survey found this is not the case for everyone. Compiled by Lexmark, the research also showed a third of respondents were likely…

Apple iPhone and others ‘well equipped for the future’

A technology expert has suggested a number of the latest phones are now "future proof". The comments come from a spokesman for Stuff.tv - a web-based portal that supplies the latest industry news and reviews, looking at gadgets, home entertainment and mobile devices. Joe Minihane, online multimedia editor for the site, said handsets such as the iPhone 3G were well equipped for future applications -…

BlackBerry Bold ‘offers style and functionality’

One of the latest phones from Research in Motion has been described as ideal for those looking for style and functionality.The company behind the BlackBerry saw its Bold model introduced in Vietnam this week and a spokesman for Viettel Telecom - one of the networks behind the launch - outlined why the device was so special.Bui Quang Tuyen, deputy director of the Vietnamese carrier, said…