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…

Latest phone announced for 3 Mobile users

The latest phone to be added to 3 mobile's network is one which its customers have "been clamouring for", it has been suggested.It was announced this week the carrier would include the Blackberry Bold among its range - allowing those recycling mobile phones more options when looking for a new model.The Bold will be available on the latest contracts from 3 Mobile and will also…

New handset boldly goes where Nokia has been before

One of Nokia's latest phones is to feature special edition content that may excite fans of Star Trek.Timed to coincide with the new film on May 8th - a reboot of the franchise directed by the creator of Lost and Fringe, JJ Abrams - the Finnish manufacturer is to release an updated version of its 5800 XpressMusic.It is expected that users signing up to the…

Opera reveals boost in users

The latest phones using the Opera Mini mobile web browser is on the rise, a new report suggests.According to figures released this week by the manufacturer of the portable internet surfing software, there were 12.1 per cent more people logging on to the application in March than the previous month.Opera also claims that in terms of year on year statistics the "major jump" of its…