Samsung Announces Shark and Diva Lines
Today Samsung announced two new series of devices, the feature-focused Shark line, and the fashion-focused Diva line. The Shark line of devices include the Shark (S5350) ,Shark 2 (S5550), Shark 3 (S3550), all of which have quad-band GSM/EDGE radios on board, with the Shark and Shark 2 supporting 900/2100MHz HSDPA. The Shark is a candy-bar style phone while the Sharks 2 and 3 are sliders. All three have Bluetooth 2.1, microSD support, FM radios and social networking software on board. The Diva line encompasses two models, the Diva (S7070) and the Diva Folder (S5150). Both are tri-band GSM/EDGE phones that were designed in collaboration with model Carmen Kass and have features aimed at women such as Beauty Effect, Lomo Effect, Wish list and Etiquette mode. The Diva phones also have Bluetooth 2.1, 3.2 megapixel cameras and microSD support. Both series of devices will be available in select European and Asian markets starting this month.
Alcatel 3 Series to Come In Three Different Sizes
Feb 24, 2018
Alcatel today announced its 3 Series smartphones, part of its larger family of new Android handsets. The 3 Series encompasses three phones that will offer screens measuring 5.5 inches (3), 5.7 inches (3X), and 6 inches (3V).
Motorola Updates Affordable Lineup for 2018
Apr 19, 2018
Motorola today announced four new affordable Android phones coming to the U.S. market before mid-year.
Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ Offer Refined Hardware, Improved Camera, AR Emoji
Feb 25, 2018
Samsung today announced the Galaxy S9 and S9+ phones, updates to last year's S8 models. The devices bear a striking resemblance to their predecessors and make only modest changes to the hardware.
Google Proposes New Emoji Depicting Women In Professional Roles
May 11, 2016
Google has proposed to Unicode, the organization that oversees the development of emoji, that it include more options representing women in the workplace. Google argues that "adding 13 new emoji that depict women across a representative sample of professions ...
Sometimes, marketing to women makes me wish I was a dude.