Some doctors in the U.K. are developing a little chip that when peed on can instantly notify you whether or not you have an STD or not — using your cellphone. Is there anything a cellphone won't be be able to take of in the future? It's a phone, a music player and now it wants to your doctor?
Most "cameraphones" are cellphones with crappy cameras on board. Those cameras are getting better, but they still can't compete with stand-alone shooters. Not so with the LG L-03C.
Taking a break from promoting all things iPhone/iPad, Softbank recently unveiled two new 3D ready smartphones called the Galapagos 003SH and 005SH (brand cousins to the Sharp Galapagos ebook reader).
Jawbone is known for their sexy Bluetooth headsets (well, as sexy as those things can get). But their newest product certainly won't clip to your ear. It's the Jambox, and it's a portable speaker and speakerphone.
Well, this is pretty crazy: someone found what appears to be someone using a cellphone in the background of Charlie Chaplin's 1928 film The Circus. Go ahead and take a look for yourself:
The built-in speaker in the iPhone 4 is fine, but it's not powerful enough to really share music with a group of people. It'll work in a pinch, but you're not going to want to use it for any real amount of time.
Apple's iPhone 4 is a beautiful phone, but that glass back sure makes me nervous when I'm pulling it out of my pocket. Sure, I could get a case to help protect the fragile design, but do you really want to uglify such a pretty phone up with a bulky case?
For every wonderful trick and treat Microsoft presents in Windows Phone 7, there were plenty of functions absent that iOS and Android have made names for themselves doing. Once compared, it's obvious WP7 is not finished, Considering how advanced Windows Phone 7's competition is, the following seven deficiencies make a mockery of Microsoft chairman Steve Ballmer's claim of Windows Phone 7 being "thoroughly modern."
If Windows Phone 7 flops, it certainly won't be for lack of trying. We've identified seven aspects of the new phones and operating system that should make Microsoft proud and has us intrigued.
Today is the official launch of Windows Phone 7, and it looks like HTC has the main flagship phone for the platform with their HD7. There are to be nine WP7 phones in all at launch later this year, but this seems to be the biggest and the baddest.