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Tag: Phone

Adidas Shoe Phone: if Maxwell Smart were a Runner

Adidas Shoe Phone: if Maxwell Smart were a Runner
The latest in Shanzhai phone tech to pop on the streets of China, this unusual mobile phone looks like a shoe. Nope, not the one that Agent 86 had, but a bright and colorful adidas sneaker.

R2-D2 Droid 2 Phone Photo Surfaces at Star Wars Celebration V

R2-D2 Droid 2 Phone Photo Surfaces at Star Wars Celebration V
There’s been some buzz floating around the web about a special version of the Verizon Droid 2, decked out to look like the little R2 unit that inspired its name. The special-edition phone isn’t supposed to be shown until the start of tomorrow’s Celebration V show, but I stumbled onto this picture one day early, snapped by the folks at R2-D2 Central.

Motorola Droid X Ad Makes Fun of the iPhone 4’S Death Grip Issue

Motorola Droid X Ad Makes Fun of the iPhone 4’S Death Grip Issue
By now, you’ve surely heard all the hullabaloo over the so-called “death grip” issue with the iPhone 4, which has intermittent reception issues if you hold your iPhone “wrong.” thanks to its innovative, but flawed antenna band design.

Sonim Xp3 Sentinel Mobile Phone Calls for Help and Can Survive Anything You Can Throw at It

Sonim Xp3 Sentinel Mobile Phone Calls for Help and Can Survive Anything You Can Throw at It
I lead a sheltered life, I work from home and only have to leave each day to run errands and mess about. I could stay home for a week straight, and no one would notice if I was so inclined.

LG Flutter Concept Phone: in the Future, There Will be No Such Thing as Convenience

LG Flutter Concept Phone: in the Future, There Will be No Such Thing as Convenience
LG’s recently concluded Design the Future contest required contestants to draw up “the future of mobile communication.”  Dua Xiong’s entry, the Flutter,nisn’t the winning design. It still won something though – the Prop Master’s Choice Award, which is supposedly given to “cutting-edge design.” 

10-Year Old Kid Repairs Cracked iPhone Glass for $22

10-Year Old Kid Repairs Cracked iPhone Glass for $22
When the screen of your iPhone gets cracked, the usual option entails going to an Apple store and shelling out big bucks to get your iPhone repaired. Sure, repair kits are readily available, but how easy are they to use?

Htc Evo 4g Price, Release Date and Specs Revealed by Sprint

Htc Evo 4g Price, Release Date and Specs Revealed by Sprint
Sprint today revealed full details for their new HTC EVO 4G, the first Android phone to support 4G/WiMAX connectivity. Hardware specs include a Qualcomm Snapdragon QSD8650 (1GHz) processor, and an 800×480 4.3″ capacitive touchscreen display. Battery life is rated at 6 hours of talk time.

Vertu Ascent Mobile Phone Should Come in Red and Gold

Vertu Ascent Mobile Phone Should Come in Red and Gold
If you ask me, Vertu missed one hell of a cross-promotion deal with the latest incarnation of their Ascent mobile phone, especially with the phone’s armored style and aluminum and titanium material. I mean look at it, wouldn’t it be awesome in Iron Man’s colors?

Android-Winmo-Iphoneos Guitar: What Happens When the Phone Rings?

Android-Winmo-Iphoneos Guitar: What Happens When the Phone Rings?
This crazy looking contraption isn’t just a bunch of smartphones, it’s a musical instrument. Made for a presentation at MobileCampBrussels, the Phone Guitar is made out of five smartphones (actually there’s an iPod Touch standing in for the iPhone) on three different mobile platforms using three different programing languages as well as two third-party apps, a custom cross-platform sequencer app, a stick, some battery powered speakers, and a whole lot of duct tape.

Oval iPhone Spotted in China

Oval iPhone Spotted in China
I can say with a high degree of certainty that this is not the new iPhone 4G. Nope, in fact, this strange oval phone is actually called the “Leady Apple.” I assume that the bad Chinese translation was supposed to say “Lady Apple”, given it’s girlish figure.

Mobiado Cpt001 Concept Cellphone: You Look Marbleous

Mobiado Cpt001 Concept Cellphone: You Look Marbleous
Luxury phone brand Mobiado prides itself in crafting unique phones. The company was one of the first to use materials such as aluminum, wood and even meteorites. Their latest design is the CPT001, a cellphone with a body carved from a single block of marble.

N933 Flip Phone Looks Like a Communicator and an iPhone Had a Baby

N933 Flip Phone Looks Like a Communicator and an iPhone Had a Baby
I’m not sure if Gene Roddenberry’s estate or Apple’s legal department will be going after the makers of this odd little mobile phone first. The N933 smartphone takes the basic ideas of an iPhone and a traditional flip-phone and mashes them together.

Kempler & Strauss Announce New Gold Version of W Phonewatch

Kempler & Strauss Announce New Gold Version of W Phonewatch
I think most people who retire today are lucky to get a potluck dinner and a cake as they leave before the fight over their vacated office ensues. In years gone by you might get a gold watch after years of service, but I don’t think that happens much today.

K-Touch X90+ Mini Twister Cell Phone Looks Cute, if Not Impractical

K-Touch X90+ Mini Twister Cell Phone Looks Cute, if Not Impractical
This little square box looks more like a makeup compact case than a mobile phone, but it’s definitely designed for making phone calls. The compact K-Touch X90+ features an unusual twist-out keyboard that hides behind the screen of the square phone display.

Golden Coffin Comes With Cellphone

Golden Coffin Comes With Cellphone
Good luck getting a signal in heaven, or wherever you think when your earthly hardware goes after death. Showcased at the Verona Luxury Fair in Italy – like its name implies, the fair is a billionaires’ flea market –  the coffin costs $381,000 (USD).

Product of an Unholy Matrimony: Mac Osx on a Nokia N900

Product of an Unholy Matrimony: Mac Osx on a Nokia N900
Toni Nikkanen just earned himself a bit of Internet fame. With Apple and Nokia trying to bury each other in lawsuits, Nikkanen must have been aware of the irony when he posted a video on YouTube showing his nerdy (albeit useless) achievement: an N900 running Apple’s OS X 10.3, aka Panther – with the help of a pre-release version of PearPC.

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