The upcoming Motorola device known as the X Phone has surfaced yet again. @evleaks has uncovered two new images that show bits of both the front as well as the back of the device. The front images show the phone placed inside a dummy case, which is usually used for phones that are yet to be announced and thus have to be hidden from the pubic during field testing. We can see...
(15 days ago)
After the Z10 and the Q10, a new BlackBerry 10 device has been uncovered. What you see below is known only as the R-Series for now but is supposedly an upcoming BB10 device. Like the Q10, the phone above has a full QWERTY keypad and a square touchscreen. It is, however, said to be a low-end device, which you can tell from the general design. This particular handset is said...
(1 month and 12 days ago)
Although AT&T has yet to make good with details, U.S. rivals Verizon, Sprint and T-Mobile are firing up BlackBerry QWERTY fans by pinning a few loose commitments onto the calendar. Three U.S. carriers today confirmed summer release plans for the BlackBerry Q10, which will finally begin rolling out as early as next month. Verizon Wireless and T-Mobile US have loosely...
(2 days ago)
Nokia has kept the QWERTY phone format alive in its Asha range and even though recent models have gone with the full touchscreen trend, the company will be announcing a new QWERTY-packing phone this Wednesday. A teaser post on Nokia Conversations went up, promising "something new" from an announcement taking place at 7am GMT this Wednesday.After that there will be a Q&A...
(26 days ago)
A team including Scots researchers have reimagined the old QWERTY layout - a hangover from the early days of typewriters - for the digital era.
(23 days ago)
It's hard not to feel bad for Motorola and its belt-tightening measures and layoffs that were announced last week. On top of the 4000 employees that were sacked last year from Motorola, 1200 more will be shown the door in the coming weeks, and according to a report by Sina.com, the company's presence in China will be hit the hardest, as 800 more employees will be laid off....
(2 months and 7 days ago)
Up until recently, the rumors regarding the Motorola X Phone suggested it was a single device that the Google-acquired smartphone maker was working on. However, the online gossip from a Motorola insider says that Mototola X will be brand, similar to the Samsung Galaxy. Allegedly, this is going to be the first Motorola lineup on which Google is going to have a direct...
(2 months and 3 days ago)
Scott Kazmir takes a trip to the minors to refine his big-league slider.
(2 months and 13 days ago)
The Verge asks if anyone can work out why Google bought Motorola. Their argument being that they're not having much luck in enforcing the patent portfolio against anyone so therefore that's $12.5 billion just wasted. I'm afraid this isn't quite right: there's a lot more value inside Motorola than just the patent portfolio: Why did Google spend $12.5 billion to purchase...
(18 days ago)
The start of Mike Stutes' spring, from bullpen sessions to his first Grapefruit League appearance, was shaky. That was to be expected; 10 months of not seeing a hitter can do damage. Now, his slider is crisp again.
(2 months and 11 days ago)
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