Siemens Dipping Its Toe Back In American Waters
Feb 13, 2006, 2:06 PM by (staff)
BenQ-Siemens announced two European HSDPA phones today, but the company also announced a GSM/GPRS music phone that will be available in an 850/1800/1900 version. The EF51 is a bar-style phone with a flip down keypad. The outer keypad features basic phone navigation and music controls, and flips down to reveal a numeric keypad and D-pad. The phone is music centric and features a miniSD slot for storage and Bluetooth including A2DP stereo headphone support. The music player supports MP3, WMA, and AAC+ and has an innovative interface that allows you to speak the name of a song, which the phone will then search your library for and begin play back. The EF51 also features a 1.3 Megapixel camera and stereo speakers. It is expected in the second quarter.
Microsoft Announces the Nokia 215
Microsoft today revealed the Nokia 215, a $29 feature phone meant to help more people get online for the first time. The bar-style phone has a 2.4-inch screen and a numeric keypad.
Google Play Music Searches Reveal Playable Results
Google has updated its Play Music app for Android devices and made it possible to play songs directly from search results. Now, when users search for a song, album, or artist, the top three results include a "play" button that lets them jump immediately to those songs.
Marshall Debuts the London, Its First Smartphone
Marshall Headphones today announced the London, an Android smartphone that puts music features in the front row. Marshall designed the phone to evoke the look and feel of its analog guitar amplifiers.
HMD Global Trots Out the Nokia 130, an Entry-Level Feature Phone
HMD Global today announced the Nokia 130, a bar-style handset that runs the Series 30+ platform with basic connectivity apps and a handful of simple games. The handset has a 1.8-inch screen, number pad, 1,020mAh battery, Bluetooth, music player, FM radio, and headphone jack.
Google Play Music to Be Default Music Player on All Samsung Devices
Google and Samsung today said starting with the launch of the Galaxy S8 and S8+, Google Play Music will be the default music player and music service on Samsung phones and tablets globally. Consumers who buy the S8 or S8+ will receive a free three-month trial of Google Play Music, which offers ad-free access to some 40 million tracks.
Makes my Verizon UI absoultely beautiful!!
AND THEY WILL PUT YOU VZW UI TO SHAM...
they should of called it THE OLD SCHOOL SHOOBIE.
right on, jive turkey