LG's First Android Phone Will Be Iron Man's Ally
May 3, 2010, 1:06 PM by Philip Berne
LG today announced upcoming availability of its first Android phone, the LG Ally. The Ally will be marketed in conjunction with the new Iron Man 2 movie, coming to theaters this weekend, though the phone will be available on May 20. LG is emphasizing the augmented reality app that will be bundled with the phone, which adds enhanced visual content on the phone's display when the camera is pointed at specific objects. Specifically, buyers will get a special edition Iron Man 2 comic book that will feature a variety of augmented scenes. Specific carrier details and pricing have yet to be announced. For the original Iron Man, LG also produced a special edition LG Shine plated in 18 karat gold.
Review: LG G3 Vigor for AT&T
The Vigor from LG is a poor man's G3. It offers the G3's good looks in a smaller, more affordable package.
Samsung Debuts Iron Man Edition of Galaxy S6 Edge
Samsung today unveiled an Iron Man-themed version of the Galaxy S6 Edge smartphone. The special edition handset features a red-and-gold design with Iron Man wallpapers and an etched Iron Man helmet on the back surface.
Lenovo Phab 2 Pro Project Tango Phone Now On Sale
Lenovo made the Phab 2 Pro, the first Project Tango augmented reality handset, available for sale on its web site today. The phone was originally expected to go on sale in September.
Apple Targets Augmented Reality
Apple says its new mobile platform will soon become the biggest augmented reality platform with the adoption of ARKit, a new way for developer to take advantage of existing iOS hardware and software to generate AR experiences. Apple is already working with game and other content developers to bring AR to the iPhone and iPad.
What a waste...
I really did not like Lucky Goldstar's early GSM phones either = 'very' cheap/flimsy (C1300,...