NBA Street ‘great for the bus journey home’

Gamers with the latest phones may be interested in a new review published this week for the Pocket Gamer website.In a piece for the online portal, Keith Andrew looks at NBA Street on the Nokia N95 8GB and says the basketball title may offer enough arcade action to keep people entertained.The simplicity of the points system is one welcome inclusion and it is noted the…

Pink lends her vocal chords to new T-Mobile ad

A new T-Mobile advert has debuted on television featuring 13,000 people, but multimillion-selling singer Pink has also joined in the fun.Sing-along is the name of the network's new promo, following its Dance campaign which involved 350 people and an impromptu jive.The ad was recorded in Trafalgar Square and premiered last Saturday (May 2nd) in the break of Britain's Got Talent.It sees thousands of participants pipe…

Touchscreen mobiles ‘the in thing’

Touchscreen devices are very much the current trend for what people want in a mobile, it has been suggested.According to a spokesman for Mobile-Phones.co.uk, an independent site which compares prices and tariffs on the latest phones, said the iPhone had taken the lead - but there are now many other such models now available.One such model that had not only "performed very well", but was…

New Nokia ‘combines messaging with style’

Nokia has launched a new handset that it claims is one of the slimmest and most stylish of its kind.Following on from smartphones including the 5800 XpressMusic and ahead of the upcoming N97, the Finnish manufacturer has detailed the specifications of the E71x.Combining a "sophisticated" qwerty keyboard and high-speed 3G and Wi-Fi connectivity, Nokia claims the device is "the ideal companion for people who enjoy…

BlackBerry partnership ‘could benefit business users’

A new partnership has been announced by Research in Motion (RIM) and HP that could be of interest to professionals.The deal aims to develop new services for the BlackBerry line of devices that could make their business applications more useful in streamlining working processes.It could also mean that applications such as BlackBerry Enterprise Server 5.0 are enhanced on the RIM's latest phones.Jim Balsillie, co-chief executive…

Review highlights Nokia E75 qualities

The Nokia E75 is a handset that will perform for business users and those looking for a multimedia cameraphone, it has been advised.Following comments from Trusted Reviews earlier this week that highlighted the new model's “excellent” features for professionals, an article for Mobile Burn has echoed this – adding it is also great in other areas.Ricky Cadden states the Finnish manufacturer has succeeded in combining…

Orange launches Bright Top Ups

Consumers recycling mobile phones to purchase a new pay-as-you-go device may be interested in Orange's latest announcement.The carrier has unveiled details of its Bright Top Ups offering, whereby users will be entered into a prize draw every time they add credit to their phone - with a one-in-three chance of winning each time.Among the gifts Orange customers will be able to claim will be tickets…

New Tocco added to Samsung range

The latest phone to be announced by Samsung is a new take on an older model, it has emerged.It was announced this week that the company will launch the Tocco Lite next month, which it hopes will appeal to those looking for an easy-to-use multimedia-focused handset.The new device is not the first time the Tocco name has been used. The original model was launched in…