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SmartPhone Articles for July of 2012Below are the 74 SmartPhone articles for July of 2012
Sprint has just become the second wireless carrier in the United States to offer the Samsung Galaxy S III. This is Samsung new flagship smartphone, and it offers an array[...]
Virgin Mobile is now offering the HTC One V. This is the first U.S. carrier to pick up this device, which sells for a surprisingly low price.
Each month, Brighthand publishes a list of the smartphones that readers have shown the most interest in during the preceding four weeks. Samsung's flagship smartphone did very well, and so[...]
Verizon has finally announced a launch date and price for the HTC Droid Incredible 4G LTE, a mid-range Android smartphone that is going to be introduced on Thursday.
When we talk about an operating system being fragmented, we mean that there are lots of versions of it still in use. This is a result of older devices not[...]
Apple was unsuccessful at getting the Internartional Trade Commission to block HTC from bringing all its Android-based phones into the United States. The ITC is continuing to investigae the matter,[...]
AT&T has just become the third U.S. carrier to offer the Samsung Galaxy S III. This powerful Android device is on its way to all of the top U.S. carriers.
The saga surrounding the Samsung Galaxy Nexus continues. This device is at the center of a patent fight between Apple and Samsung -- the latest round has gone to Samsung,[...]
Verizon's latest Android smartphone goes by the slightly ponderous name of HTC Droid Incredible 4G LTE. This sports a mid-range price and a featureset to match.
Nokia's flagship Windows Phone 7.5 device will soon be available in pink, adding to its list of existing color schemes that includes white, black, and cyan.
The wait for Verizon's version of the Samsung Galaxy S III is apparently almost over. This high-end Android smartphone is now scheduled to debut on Thursday, but that's a couple[...]
Richard Kerris, VP of World Developer Relations for Nokia, said in a recent interview that Nokia handsets will soon be making their way to the Verizon Wireless network.
NFC is coming to a smartphone near you, and Samsung TecTiles show that near field communication is not limited to mobile payments. It can be used to share content and[...]
Those who have a Samsung Galaxy Note from AT&T have something to look forward to: an upgrade to Android 4.0 for this?super-size smartphone is going to be released on Tuesday.
Last month, a single report that a Galaxy S III had caught fire for no reason caused a huge furor -- Was Samsung new flagship smartphone terribly flawed? As it[...]
Although RIM is going through tough times, Verizon hasn't forgotten it used to be the top smartphone maker in the U.S. and it bringing out a new entry-level model from[...]
Motorola has officially announced the new Atrix HD, an Android 4.0 handset coming this Sunday for $100 with a new two-year contract.
With the past few weeks bringing the Samsung Galaxy S III to Verizon, AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile consumers, it looks like the smartphone is now available to U.S. Cellular customers[...]
Sources familiar with the situation say that online retail giant Amazon is currently testing a smartphone, and mass production of the device may begin later this year.
Those who have a Samsung Galaxy Nexus because they want to keep up with the latest version of Google's operating system are getting rewarded: they'll be the first to be[...]
T-Mobile is adding two new handsets to its myTouch family, announcing the August arrival of a pair of inexpensive Android-powered, consumer-oriented smartphones.
T-Mobile customers yearning for the Samsung Galaxy S III, but who are not willing to pay the carrier's inflated price, now have another option, as the authorized online retailer Wirefly[...]
T-Mobile's rumored release date for the Samsung Galaxy Note has come and gone, but there's is quite a bit of evidence that the carrier is going to introduce this super-size[...]
ZTE sent out a tweet earlier this morning teasing a gaming smartphone that's set to be released next week.
Images supposedly of the next-generation Apple iPhone have appeared on the Web, helping to confirm the previous reports that this device is going to be taller than its predecessor.
It looks like Verizon customers waiting to own the Samsung Galaxy S III will have to practice some more patience, as the carrier has delayed its offering yet again.
With a 4.2-inch screen, 1GHz processor, and a $200 suggested retail price, the Samsung Galaxy Player 4.2 is the latest version of Android's answer to the Apple iPod Touch. Brighthand[...]
Verizon Wireless has launched GameTanium, an Android subscription gaming service that gives users unlimited access to a library of games for both smartphones and tablets.
Samsung Epic 4G Touch users have something to celebrate today, as Sprint has just announced it will begin rolling out an over-the-air update to Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) for[...]
AT&T has begun offering the Motorola Atrix HD, a mid-range model with a large display, a speedy dual-core processor, and Android 4.0.
The Nokia Lumia 900 has had its official price dropped by 50%, bringing the cost for this company's flagship Windows Phone down to $50 with a new two-year contract with[...]
Sprint has launched its 4G LTE network today, with 15 cites surrounding the Atlanta, Dallas, Houston, Kansas City and San Antonio markets set to receive the high-speed coverage.
As Verizon continues to have trouble meeting demand for Samsung?s new flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S III, the authorized online phone retailer Wirefly is currently offering the device immediately, and[...]
T-Mobile appears to have become tired of all the rumors and has made it official: the Samsung Galaxy Note will soon be part of its product lineup. This super-size[...]
HTC EVO 3D and EVO Design 4G owners losing hope that their phones will someday get a taste of Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich can rest easy, as Sprint has[...]
Regardless of where you travel, whether for business or travel, Yelp can help you find places of interest like restaurants and gas stations, directly from your mobile phone. In theory,[...]
Palm Treo devotees and those longing to run some old Palm OS apps on their new Android smartphones can rejoice!StyleTap has just released a platform for Google's operating system, allowing[...]
There's good news for AT&T customers who have a smartphone and a tablet: you can now get service for both devices with a single plan, and draw from a shared[...]
With the 16GB and 32GB versions of Samsung's latest flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S III, readily available throughout Europe and the United States, it looks like a 64GB iteration of[...]
Facebook became popular -- and profitable -- on PCs, but the company is having problems transfering that to smartphones. A large part of the difficulty is issues with the[...]
Just a few years ago smartphones were a niche product, but not any more. Verizon Wireless, the nation's largest carrier, says that half of its handset sales last quarter were[...]
Nokia has teased a significant announcement that it has planned for September 7, posting a sign outside a Helsinki store telling customers that, "Something amazing is coming..."
Sprint customers who have been on the bench about splurging on the Samsung Galaxy S III, here is your chance to save some money, as LetsTalk.com is currently selling the[...]
Three major Windows Phones from three different companies on AT&T. Which is best?
Today HTC confirmed rumors that Android 4.1 Jelly Bean will definitely be coming to several of the manufacturer?s One handsets, including the models available from AT&T and T-Mobile.
A batch of ex-Nokia employees are trying to continue the operating system Nokia abandoned last year in favor of Windows Phone. What are their chances to succeed?
The iPhone's Siri voice assistant may be able to tell Zooey Deschenel the weather outside even if she can't tell, but its overall average isn't that great, according to one[...]
There have been reports for some time that Apple is going to shrink the size of the Dock connector on its mobile devices, and the latest to throw its weight[...]
An inside source familiar with the situation is claiming that he knows when the next version of Microsoft's mobile OS, Windows Phone 8, will be made available to the general[...]
Sales of the Samsung Galaxy S III have officially surpassed the 10 million mark, according to an executive from the company. This puts the device well on its way to[...]
With iOS 6 set to release this fall, iPhone and iPad users have a convenient new feature to look forward to, which will allow them to spend less time typing[...]
Verizon is making it a lot cheaper to get a smartphone that will be among the first to get Google's Android OS 4.1 -- the official price of the Samsung[...]
While Samsung's latest flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S III, currently runs Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, it seems the handset will be getting a tasty update soon to Google's latest[...]
Is reading one of your favorite summer pastimes? Your iPhone might come in handy.
Apple's iPod touch is essentially an iPhone without the phone, and as such the two devices are generally quite similar. That's why it's not surprising that the next iPod touch[...]
AT&T is still at the top of the heap when it comes to sales of the iPhone. The company sold 3.7 million Apple smartphones in the second quarter of this[...]
Sales of Apple's smartphones grew strongly last quarter, up almost 30% year-over-year. That helped the company pull in $8.8 billion in profit.
Nokia's 8779 update for its Lumia phones has begun to roll out, issuing a number of improvements for each of the different models.
There's good news for T-Mobile customers who have been hoping to get their hands on HTC's flagship smartphone: the HTC One X+ will reported be introduced by this carrier in[...]
In an apparent move to gain some market exposure, Intel is porting Google's Android 4.1 operating system, codenamed Jelly Bean, to work on smartphones backed by its low-powered Atom processors.[...]
It's been a while since there's been any news about the Motorola Photon Q, a QWERTY slider phone from Sprint, but the carrier's CEO said during today's earnings call that[...]
The iPhone 4S debuted in mid-October 2011, but a few unconfirmed reports indicate that the next version is going to come out a bit earlier in the year than that.
While Apple is known to offer its iOS customers a plethora of gaming apps, it appears the company's operating system is also the best platform for making business-oriented applications, according[...]
The Summer Olympics start today, and those who want to keep track of all the action on their iPhone can turn to LMSolutions' iLondon 2012!
Samsung and Apple have more than doubled their combined market share in the global mobile phone market, with the manufacturers shipping almost half of the world?s smartphones in the second[...]
Nearly half of featurephone subscribers who switched devices in April switched to a smartphone.
As two mobile giants prepare for what's gearing up to be a titanic battle over patents, here's everything you need to know to get up to speed on Apple vs.[...]
Another rumor regarding the highly-speculated Apple iPhone 5 has come to light. This time a Chinese case manufacturer has posted pictures of what could be Apple's next-generation smartphone.
The AT&T version of HTC's flagship device just became much more affordable. The One X, previously selling for $200 with a two-year contract, is now going for half that.
Documents submitted as part of the Apple vs. Samsung trial have revealed that Samsung has two Windows Phone 8 devices, the Odyssey and the Marco, slated for release later this[...]
Today T-Mobile announced that the Samsung Galaxy Note will be available online and in select T-Mobile retail stores starting on August 8. This super-size Android phone has alread sold by[...]
Additional reports indicate that iPhone is likely to be revealed at a special media event on Wednesday, September 12. The launch is apparently going to be a week or so[...]
The Freedompop 4G Sleeve, due out later this summer, adds to the capabilities of the Apple iPod Touch by giving it 4G LTE connectivity on Sprint's wireless network.
Samsung's streaming music service, Music Hub, has now launched in the US and is available to Galaxy S III owners that are on the AT&T or U.S. Cellular networks.