BlackBerry Curve added to Orange PAYG

The BlackBerry Curve 8900 is the latest smartphone to be added to the Orange pay-as-you-go (PAYG) range.It has emerged that the network will provide the gadget in a prepaid package with a price tag of £249 - which could inspire some to raise cash by recycling mobile phones.As part of the offering, buyers will be given six months-worth of free web browsing and email access…

Aura Vs iPhone: Tough call for Golden Balls

One of the world's most famous football stars has proved that it is not always easy to choose between the latest phones.David Beckham was spotted recently having lunch in Milan while tapping away on a new mobile, the Daily Mail reports.However, the handset in question was not the Motorola Aura flagship device that he was used to promote earlier this year, but an Apple iPhone…

Sony Ericsson Satio announced

Sony Ericsson has announced details of its latest cameraphone - and it boasts a 12.1-megapixel sensor.The Satio has a number of photographic features that could make it ideal for those looking to recycle mobilephones to pay for a new camera-focused model.Incorporating 12x digital zoom and auto focus, as well as BestPic, face detection, geotagging, image stabiliser and a red-eye reduction system, the manufacturer claimed it…

Sneak preview of LG GD900 Crystal

One reviewer has managed to get an early hands-on with one of the latest phones to emerge from the LG stable.Announced earlier this year by the South Korean manufacturer, the GD900 Crystal is equipped with a unique transparent keypad that slides out from underneath the screen.This week Tech Radar took a look at the device and noted that although it shared some of the multimedia…

Apple products ‘popular with women’

Apple has topped a recent poll conducted by Solutions Research Group - asking gadget-hungry females what their most respected technology brand is.The manufacturer of the iPhone emerged ahead of a number of its peers with 20 per cent of respondents citing the firm.This was followed by Sony (14 per cent) which is, of course the parent company to the brand that has brought the Walkman…

Apple iPhone game ‘shows off the device’s graphics’

Gamers with the latest phones from Apple may be interested in a new title that one expert said shows off the device's graphics capabilities.Available now on the Apple iPhone 3G - as well as the manufacturer's iPod Touch media player - Pocket Gamer's Tracy Erickson highlighted the pixel power of Monster Trucks Nitro.She added the playability of the title may also impress people and noted…

Sony Ericsson C510 ‘great for Web 2.0’

Consumers looking to get their hands on one of the latest phones to boast a number of modern facilities may be interested in a new review.Arnold Pistorius writes in a piece for the channelflip website this week that the Sony Ericsson C510 delivers across a host of web 2.0 platforms including geotagging, podcasting and RSS reading.Despite this, he states the device is clearly positioned as…

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…