iPhone 5 rumored to be sold at iPhone 4S price points

iPhone 5

The latest rumors on the iPhone 5, have surfaced again, only this time its about the cost. 9to5Mac claims that it got it hands on some code matrix’s regarding the iPhone 5‘s price. From what it looks like, a (16GB) iPhone 5 will cost you around $200 and from there, you’ll be able to step up to $300 (32GB) and $400 (64GB). Of course, these prices are with a contract, so don’t think Apple is handing them out for free.

Source: 9to5Mac

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uTorrent beta app arrives on Android handsets, with pirates in tow

uTorrent Beta Android App

Torrent downloading has always been reserved to computers only, tablets and smartphones were always left out, until now. uTorrent has decided to release a new beta app for the Google Play Market (Android), while making sure your running Android 2.1 and higher. So all those pirates out there are grinning as they have just been grated access to a new playground.

Source: Gigaom

Nokia Lumia 920, Windows Phone 8 handset is made official, parallel to 820

The Nokia Lumia 920 is not the only phone released today at Nokia’s press conference, including the Nokia Lumia 820. You’ve probably been wondering what the difference is between the 100 digits upgrade, well here are the specs of a non-budget friendly smartphone unlikely the former: dual-core 1.5GHz Snapdragon S4 CPU, WXGA (1,280 x 768)  4.5-inch PureMotion HD+ display, 2,000mAh battery, and a 8 MP back-camera. This smartphone will be Nokia‘s flagship phone for the meanwhile, in of course a color variety and LTE/ HSPA+ variants.

Source: Engadget 

Nokia Lumia 820, a Windows Phone 8 handset is released, budget in mind

We have been waiting for this moment a long time, a Windows Phone 8 handset has been released for the first time. The Nokia Lumia 820 is a budget-friendly phone that was released today at a Nokia press conference. The Nokia phone specs are as following:  1.5Ghz dual-core Snapdragon S4, 1GB RAM, 4.3-inch 800 x 480 ClearBlack OLED  display, 8 MP back-camera, VGA front- camera,  and 8GB of on-board storage. And if that doesn’t suit your taste it comes in red, yellow, grey, cyan, purple, white and black, with LTE and HSPA+ separate models.

Source: Engadget

Apple announces September 12th event, iPhone 5 will accompany you there for sure

Apple Sept. 12 press event

Out of all the iPhone 5 rumors, this one is the motherload, as Apple has just announced an official date for the presumed unveiling of the iPhone 5. On September 12th 2012, the world will have its eyes wide open, as Apple will hold a press conference in San Francisco. Apple has invited all the press to the event, so there’s no way you’ll miss the big unveiling. And don’t worry we’ll also be covering the event.

Source: Engadget

Nano-SIM surfaces, possibly for the next iPhone launch

Nano-SIM

We are all anticipating for the next iPhone launch, as more and more rumors are surfacing. Today, we have had another rumor spring up, a nano-SIM card for the iPhone. A German carrier has received a box full of  T-Mobile   nano-SIM cards. The package came with a small letter informing the carrier that they are for a future generation smartphones and to wait before handing them out to customers. These SIM cards are all pointing fingers at the next iPhone 5, which will be debuted in a about a week.

Source: 9to5Mac

LG Chem develops flexible cable batteries, lets you use it as shoelaces

LG Flexible Cable Battery

Flexible batteries are nothing new, but shoelace batteries are. LG Chem has developed a battery that fits around a copper cable, providing you with flexibility and another way to tie your shoes. They have tested the batteries on a red LED screen (as you can see above), and on a fourth-generation iPod Shuffle. This is another step forward in bring you a flexible smartphone, not that you need one anyways.

Source: phys.org