Tag Archive: Handset


iPhone 5 The ‘Most Hated Handset’, Galaxy S4 The Most Loved [Report]

photo-1Apple’s iPhone 5 is “the most hated handset” currently available, receiving the most criticism on social networks, reports British tabloid The Daily Mail. Its biggest rival, the Samsung Galaxy S4, is the most loved — receiving just 11% of the complaints. One in five posts on social networks criticized the iPhone 5, according to the latest data from the […]

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Icon-Like Handset Turns iPhone Into Deskphone

Remember those novelty retro cellphone handsets? The ones with curly cords that attached to your handset’s proprietary connector and made it look like you were making a call on a rotary telephone circa 1970? In the pub?

Well, the Swissvoice ePure is something like that, only more useful, and way, way cooler looking.

The ePure is a dock for your iPhone (for the “next-generation iPhone,” aka. the iPhone 5, you should buy the  [Read More…]

Early iPhone 5 Reviews Hit The Web, Everyone Loves Apples Latest Handset [Roundup]

Apple is known to give a select few publications early access to its products, and the iPhone 5 is no exception.

Everyone published their iPhone 5 reviews moments ago, and unsurprisingly, the initial batch of reviews are mostly glowing. The iPhone 5 is lighter, faster and slimmer than the iPhone 4S, and there seems to be very few qualms with Apple’s latest handset.

We’ve collected most of the early iPhone 5 reviews  [Read More…]

Go Go Gadget Gloves! Bluetooth Handset Lets Your Fingers Do The Talking

 

Daniel hangs ten at IFA.

 

If you’d shown me the Hi-Call a few years ago I would have ridiculed it and moved on, probably forgetting that this stupid Bluetooth glove even existed. Now, though, in a world infected with “sanitation engineers” so in-demand that they have Bluetooth headsets wedged permanently into their ears, and idiots wander the streets holding their in-line mics up to their mouths as they speak, the Hi-Call from  [Read More…]

Go Go Gadget Gloves! Bluetooth Handset Lets Your Fingers Do The Talking

 

Daniel hangs ten at IFA.

 

If you’d shown me the Hi-Call a few years ago I would have ridiculed it and moved on, probably forgetting that this stupid Bluetooth glove even existed. Now, though, in a world infected with “sanitation engineers” so in-demand that they have Bluetooth headsets wedged permanently into their ears, and idiots wander the streets holding their in-line mics up to their mouths as they speak, the Hi-Call from  [Read More…]

Apple and Rival Samsung Claim 90% of Profits from Mobile Handset Industry

If you’re looking for an example of dominance in the mobile handset space, search no further than Apple and Samsung. On Thursday, UBS Investment Research published a note to investors showcasing just how dominant the two tech giants are when it comes to cleaning up profits in mobile. The report authors find that 9 out of every 10 dollars generated in this space goes to Apple and Samsung. “The performance disparity between the stronger players  [Read More…]

Curly-Wired Handset Turns iPhone Into Retro CB Radio

Oh, man. If you use this thing, the laydeez will totally love you

I thought it was impossible to do anything dorkier than wearing a Bluetooth headset all day long, because youre, like, so important that youll be getting a call any minute now. Well, it turns out that I was wrong. Check out the Tomko Transceiver for iPhone, a plug-in handset that makes your iPhone work like a  [Read More…]

Apple Gnawing At RIM, While Android Is Ripping Out Chunks But Guess Whose Handset Share Jumped Highest

It seems its all RIM can do these days just to hang on to the, well, rim. A new report by Business Insider reveals the same predictable result in last quarters round of the Smartphone Wars: Apples subscriber base is growing, with Android also growing, but at twice the speed and mostly at the expense of Blackberry-maker Research In Motion. The figures show Apple gained 1.4 percent of the  [Read More…]

Miss Ma Bell? Dock Your iPhone on this Retro Wood and Brass Base with Bluetooth Handset

IPhone Dock and Handset 1 If you love the convenience of your iPhone but miss having a large slab of bakelite on your shoulder while gabbing, your angst is over. This retro-style dock marries a polished oak and brass base, an iPhone dock, and a bluetooth-equipped handset to allow you to experience a century of telecommunications in one fell swoop. The handmade dock  [Read More…]