Cell phone and Wi-Fi networks affecting trees in urban areas, study finds

Urban trees exhibit anomalies in their bark and variations in growth that can be explained by the radio waves emitted from Wi-Fi networks and cell phone signal towers, as opposed to known viral or bacterial tree infections...

Nov 23, 2010, 5:11 AM,  by Daniel P.,  3 comments
Apple caves in under carriers' threats about the iPhone, to have embedded SIM card only in the iPad

Apple has stopped plans for built-in programmable SIM card in the iPhone because of European carriers' threats to stop subsidizing it. These plans are still on for the next generation iPad, though, since the tablet is sold full price, without any subsidies...

Nov 22, 2010, 3:12 AM,  by Daniel P.,  1 comment
European carriers go ballistic over Apple's idea for embedded SIM card, threaten to cut subsidies

Afraid they will be left out in the cold as mere spectrum suppliers, if Apple decides to put an embedded SIM card in the next iPhone, some major European carriers are rumored to cut subsidies for the iPhone if Apple goes ahead with the idea...

Nov 19, 2010, 3:24 AM,  by Daniel P.,  7 comments
What is the BlackBerry 9900 and why is it showing up on Vodafone's computer screen?

First written about more than a year ago, the BlackBerry 9900 was supposed to be a touchscreen version of the BlackBerry Bold and was also known by the code name "Pluto"; the device never made the Q3 2009 launch that was expected...

Nov 09, 2010, 4:37 AM,  by Alan F.,  0 comments
WP7 exceeding expectations in Europe

European carrier O2 has sold out of HTC HD7's, and others are reporting similar demand...

Oct 31, 2010, 10:29 PM,  by Ken N.,  5 comments
Vodafone U.K. now offering Nokia N8 and HTC Desire HD

Two of the heavyweight smartphones are now available via Vodafone in the U.K. as the carrier launches the Symbian ^3 flavored Nokia N8 and the Android 2.2 powered HTC Desire HD...

Oct 23, 2010, 8:05 PM,  by Alan F.,  1 comment
Stylish HTC Gratia heading to Europe with Froyo on board

The HTC Gratia will be pretty much a rehash of the HTC Aria for AT&T, except in one important department - it ships with Android 2.2 out of the box...

Oct 18, 2010, 9:49 AM,  by Daniel P.,  0 comments
CDMA version of the Apple iPhone expected in...India

The WSJ reports that Apple is talking with two carriers in India about a CDMA iPhone while at the same time, exclusivity periods have ended in Germany and Holland...

Oct 13, 2010, 9:15 AM,  by Alan F.,  5 comments

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WP 7 handsets broken down by carriers worldwide

Microsoft's new mobile OS will have quite the outreach from the onset, with handsets present in the the US, Europe and Asia...

Oct 11, 2010, 12:13 PM,  by Daniel P.,  4 comments
HTC Trophy and HTC Mozart WP7 handsets heading to Europe

HTC Mozart brings an 8MP camera with Xenon flash to the Windows Phone 7 family, and HTC Trophy features 3.7" screen with 5MP camera ...

Oct 11, 2010, 11:29 AM,  by Daniel P.,  0 comments
Official press shots of the LG Optimus 7 and a video of the Samsung Omnia 7 leak

After weeks of blurry leaks, the LG E900 WP7 phone press photos have surfaced, along with a video of the Samsung Omnia 7...

Oct 06, 2010, 3:35 AM,  by Daniel P.,  1 comment
Vodafone UK is now readily accepting pre-orders for the HTC Desire HD

Customers can now get a piece of the upcoming high-end Android powered smartphone thanks to pre-orders that are being made available right now...

Oct 05, 2010, 9:23 AM,  by John V.,  0 comments
U.K. ad for Nokia N8 to air during the X Factor

During tomorrow's U.K. broadcast of the" X Factor", viewers will see a 40 second ad for the Nokia N8...

Oct 01, 2010, 2:23 PM,  by Alan F.,  2 comments
Vodafone UK joins the bunch in offering the HTC Desire HD very soon

With it still being fresh in the minds of most European consumers, the HTC Desire HD is looking to be bound with Vodafone UK after the handset was recently spotted...

Oct 01, 2010, 11:51 AM,  by John V.,  1 comment
Vodafone UK opens up its arms for pre-orders on the Nokia N8

Vodafone UK announced today that they will be carrying Nokia's next generation handset and that pre-orders are now being offered for it...

Oct 01, 2010, 11:08 AM,  by John V.,  0 comments
BlackBerry Torch 9800 slides into an official release with Vodafone UK

Today brings some good news for Vodafone UK customers since the long awaited BlackBerry Torch 9800 is now available for sale through the mobile operator...

Oct 01, 2010, 10:52 AM,  by John V.,  0 comments
Windows Phone 7 to be available for purchase in Spain on October 21st?

Following the introduction of Microsoft's new OS in New York on October 11th, Europe is expected to launch the Windows Phone 7 ten days later...

Sep 25, 2010, 11:29 PM,  by Alan F.,  0 comments
HTC Trophy appears on a Vodafone Germany website

The rumored QWERTY candybar running Windows Phone 7 has been referenced again, this time on a carrier's website...

Sep 13, 2010, 6:34 AM,  by Daniel P.,  6 comments
Samsung Galaxy Tab on its way to T-Mobile EU

The recently announced Samsung Galaxy Tab may be finding its way to T-Mobile shortly after launch partner Vodafone…

Sep 08, 2010, 6:11 AM,  by PhoneArena Team,  0 comments
Motorola MILESTONE 2 & Defy spotted in the flesh during IFA

During IFA, both the Motorola MILESTONE 2 & rugged Defy were spotted just hanging out for all to see and looks to be bound for Vodafone...

Sep 07, 2010, 10:44 AM,  by John V.,  0 comments
Motorola MILESTONE 2 is the European DROID 2 with HD video capture

The rebadged version of the DROID 2 will be avilable in Europe Q4 with 720p video capture capabilities out of the box...

Sep 01, 2010, 6:07 AM,  by Daniel P.,  2 comments
Nokia N8 in green is going to be exclusive to Vodafone

If you're eying that green colored Nokia N8 which we were fortunate enough in checking out during our hands-on time, then you'll probably want to make sure...

Aug 27, 2010, 9:53 AM,  by John V.,  1 comment
Warranty will be voided if you install official update for the Galaxy S - says Vodafone

Although it's no Android 2.2, Samsung recently released an update for the high powered Android smartphone that essentially packs...

Aug 23, 2010, 11:42 AM,  by John V.,  2 comments
Samsung Galaxy Tab tablet is starting to take shape

A few more details have leaked on the upcoming Galaxy Tab from Samsung, and Hummingbird plus Froyo seem for certain...

Aug 16, 2010, 5:41 AM,  by Daniel P.,  9 comments
HTC sends out smokescreen invites for a September 15th press event

HTC is shooting invitations for a mysterious event on September the 15th in London, and a bunch of possible unveilings come to mind...

Aug 13, 2010, 7:22 AM,  by Daniel P.,  1 comment
Vodafone sells out of the pay-as-you-go iPhone 4 in less than a day

It was bound to happen, sooner than later actually, but Vodafone's stock of pay-as-you-go Apple iPhone 4 units have been depleted...

Aug 11, 2010, 4:28 PM,  by John V.,  3 comments
HTC Desire Z and HTC Desire HD show up in Vodafone's computer system

The Desire Z will feature a slide out QWERTY keyboard and the Desire HD should feature a one piece aluminum casing...

Aug 01, 2010, 1:10 PM,  by Alan F.,  0 comments
Q2 stats show Nokia continues to hold huge lead in global marketshare

Of the top 5 global handset manufacturers, Nokia continues to hold the lion's share of shipments in a growing industry...

Jul 31, 2010, 7:29 AM,  by Alan F.,  7 comments
featured BlackBerry Torch Slider 9800 to launch August 15th on AT&T, September/October on Vodafone?

One of the most anticipated handsets right now, the BlackBerry Torch Slider 9800 appears headed to Vodafone in Q3...

Jul 25, 2010, 11:17 PM,  by Alan F.,  8 comments
Google's Nexus One stock expected to last 10 days

Google's last N-One inventory is expected to last about a week and a half and after it is all gone, Google will no longer offer the model...

Jul 21, 2010, 11:11 AM,  by Alan F.,  1 comment
Froyo expected to arrive next week for Vodafone customers sporting a Nexus One

Expected to become available some time next week according to Google, Froyo for Vodafone's specific version of the Nexus One will be in full effect...

Jul 20, 2010, 11:38 PM,  by John V.,  0 comments
It's the end of the line for the Nexus One in the U.S. as Google sells off the last batch of phones

Google claims the experiment was a success, but the N-One now has specs that any high-end Android phone enjoys...

Jul 17, 2010, 12:28 AM,  by Alan F.,  3 comments
The Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 mini pro is headed to Vodafone UK & delayed for T-Mobile UK

T-Mobile UK customers have known for quite some time that the Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 mini pro was coming to them, but...

Jul 08, 2010, 10:31 AM,  by John V.,  0 comments
Smartphones with 128GB internal memory coming next year

Toshiba has announced they have developed a 128GB chip that could be used in smartphones as years as next year, as mass production begins Q4 2010...

Jun 17, 2010, 6:02 PM,  by FAUguy,  14 comments
Samsung Galaxy S now available for preorder on Vodafone UK

Looks like it was only yesterday that the Samsung Galaxy S website went live, and today it is already up for preorder on Vodafone UK...

Jun 11, 2010, 6:57 AM,  by Daniel P.,  1 comment
Pre-orders commence for Vodafone's HTC Wildfire

The days are starting to narrow down before Vodafone UK customers can lay claim to the HTC Wildfire that's sure to be packing some heat even with its...

Jun 09, 2010, 7:40 PM,  by John V.,  0 comments
The iPhone 4 is given the green light for Vodafone, O2, and Orange

Now there is a trio of UK mobile operators that are set to be part of the festivities come launch day as O2, Orange, and Vodafone officially announced their...

Jun 07, 2010, 5:42 PM,  by John V.,  0 comments
Samsung Wave splashes in on time for Vodafone UK customers

Although it's still too early to say if the Samsung Wave's splash into the mobile market is being backed with Tsunami like power or just a harmless stream of water...

Jun 01, 2010, 8:54 PM,  by John V.,  1 comment
Vodafone UK is also getting in with the HTC Wildfire

One of HTC's latest Android powered smartphones is spreading quickly like a wild fire that's blazing out of the control and headed for Vodafone UK next...

May 26, 2010, 11:37 AM,  by John V.,  0 comments
Free Bada phones for developers, Samsung confirms more Bada handsets to come

It was Developer Day in South Africa, so Samsung gave away free Wave handsets to developers and confirmed upcoming Bada phones...

May 25, 2010, 8:50 AM,  by Alan F.,  0 comments
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