Here at BandwidthBlog we love hearing about promising new startups and Google Umbono seems to agree with us as SampleBoard.com, a design-focused website, has been selected as one of four start-ups in the first ever Google Umbono programme, for online entrepreneurs. SampleBoard, that launched in 2010, offers a cloud-based […]
The first leaked images of these phones have been doing the rounds, but now Nokia has finally given us the official specs. Two new Windows Phone devices, the Lumia 710 and Lumia 800 will be released, both sporting the latest Windows Phone Mango update, but also sporting very impressive design and specs. Windows Phone 7 has been begging for some decent hardware design to go with it, and Nokia really brought their best.
In the bigger scheme of things, the 5 days of Blackberry services outages after years of humming along is not that big a deal. It really is a tiny fraction of a relatively stable system that has been very popular worldwide, but perhaps more significantly, growing in popularity in developing markets. The problem is rather that it could not have come at a worse time for Blackberry.
After months of speculation and leaks, Facebook has finally officially launched its iPad app now available in the iOS App store. The app has been designed for optimal use on the tablet with a focus on consumption and easy touch screen navigation. The app has large buttons for effective navigation and […]
Blackberry might be attempting a very risky move soon with BBM. Recently leaked images (by TechnoBuffalo) of BBM running on and Android device seem to suggest that RIM is looking at broadening the install base of BBM to other platforms.
What a sad, sad day folks. One of the great technology visionaries of our time have passed away. Steve Jobs was one of the co-founders of Apple, who started the business out of a garage in Silicon Valley. In his early 30’s he was already one running one of the most powerful computer companies, and after a few turbulent years, Apple has grown to become the most valuable company on earth.
Let‘s put aside the fact that Tim Cook didn‘t pull a single sheet of clear glass from his pocket, call it the iPhone 5, and redefine what we call a phone yesterday. The 4S is a great phone. And even those spitting with fury at the disappointment will glance with […]
Yesterday Apple finally showed us their latest iPhone – the 4S. Now there is already people going on about how disappointed they are, just because it looks the same. But here is a few points to consider:
Apple iPhone users know that traditionally July is the month to expect the latest iPhone to be announced. We South Africans then typically get it a few months later. So it is pretty sad that so far this year there was no iPhone announced at WWDC, which has always been […]