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CAT B15 Rugged Tough and water proof Smart Phone

The renowned American company machinery and equipment for construction, making its foray into the mobile phone market looking excel in their specialties. The Caterpillar Inc. has decided to present its own device which is resistant to water and shows an aspect of being strong. The company seeks that this smartphone, called CAT B15, stands out for its strength and is acquired by persons performing heavy work.

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Review of CAT B15 Rugged Tough and water proof Smart Phone

One of the qualities of CAT B15 is to be submersible, can withstand up to half an hour being one meter under water and will still work when wet for its Gorilla Glass screen. The other feature is its strength, as it has a casing made of a layer of aluminum and rubber protector which makes mobile support falls of up to two meters high without changing any physical or operational part.

Cat B15 rugged Android goes up for sale online

The CAT B15 features Android 4.1 operating system, a touch screen 4.1-inch and 5-megapixel camera, we must clarify that it is Caterpillar’s first foray into this market, its debut was with one called CAT B10.

Caterpillar CAT B15 rugged Android phone makes US debut

CAT was associated with Bullitt Mobile for the launch of this product, and it was the phone company director who made declares on CAT B15. He said it should be easy to carry a phone that feels comfortable to the user, despite being so strong and robust, it is thin and light.

NOKIA Smartphone Windows Phone

The Nokia smartphone with Windows Phone 8 arrive in September

Nokia released its new line of Lumia Nokia smartphone system based on Windows Phone 8 over the next Nokia World 2012.
The annual conference that the Finnish firm place to present their new products, and that this time will take place in Helsinki between days 5 and 6 September, will host the second generation mobile platform the company Microsoft.

The Nokia Windows Phone 8 arrive in September

What they have not pointed out these sources is the nature of the mobile that Nokia submitted to expand the family Lumia. In addition to incorporating Windows Phone 8, which is the latest version of the platform of Redmond, is expected to strain any device to expand its appeal thanks to the presence of technology PureView, unveiled the Nokia 808 PureView and has special peculiarity as the possibility of taking pictures and videos with an unusual quality. Not surprisingly, the said device to capture images with a maximum resolution of between 34 and 38 megapixels and no effective terms, and offers a digital zoom that emulates the results of a powerful optical zoom small format.

Nevertheless, although Nokia has confirmed that we will see mobile PureView system in one of its next Lumia, have not ensured that the second generation of devices with Windows Phone will integrate a model with this technology. What we do know is that we have a prototype that seems to work with Windows Phone 8.

China is the web WPDang that has leaked this model, which, incidentally, themselves baptized as 900 Fake Nokia Lumia, or whatever it is, Nokia Lumia 900 of paste. What you see is a model that indeed looks like the latest and most comprehensive mobile terminal of this family, but with the proviso that displays icons for Windows Phone 8, although, in fact, it could be Windows 7.8 phone.

And, as you may recall, the current generation of devices Windows Phone can not be done with the version called Apollo. In return, these terminals will receive an update dubbed Windows Phone 7.8 that basically emulates the look of Windows Phone 8, and specific system functions more advanced Microsoft.

Therefore, it is difficult to ascertain whether the images shown WPDang correspond to a Nokia 900 with Windows Phone Lumia 7.8 or if it is a prototype that come with the platform to be released in the coming weeks. A clue may be given by the terminal housing, color yellow, which is not available for any of the official models of Lumia 900. In any case, there is a turning point, given that Nokia could expand the palette of this device without too much effort.

Mobile Apps Psychology Gadgets

First real smart phone software applications for blind people

The British company Screenreader has created what it calls the first smart phone really the first for blind people or vision impaired people. While not really a new smartphone, but a suite of software applications that make a regular phone with Android in a new way to use the phone, this device comes with a simple menu that provides auditory feedback and features that are important and useful for those who can not see.

First real smart phone software applications for blind people

Powered by partner Roger and Margaret Wilson-Hinds, who have also spoken created software applications for the blind, Georgie provides useful real-world applications, such as indicating to the user in which direction they are going, or where the nearest bus stop is. By running your fingers through the menu, a voice tells the function. Deciding on a menu option, an extra moment ago that the function starts.

Georgie can be purchased as a set of software applications for those who already have a phone, or as a complete system. It comes with a single software application that allows basic functions such as dialing and voice dictation and has useful features such as “places” that advertise the address and can be loaded with the known risks along the way.

Users wishing to add more functionality have three software applications packages to choose from. The software application “Travelers” which features the names of places such as restaurants, bus stops, shops, along with weather reports by voice. Another software application package called “Lifestyle” offering the ability to listen newspaper and magazine articles and even entire books. The third software applications, called “Communicating”, helps users to connect socially, helping them to record, convert to text and then send Twitter messages or text.

The basic software applications costs 190 euros and each extra adds an additional 32 euros.


Motorola Atrix HD business-oriented dual-core smartphone

Motorola has introduced its new smartphone on its official website, the Motorola Atrix HD. As shown in the picture, the phone will be available in AT&T, but no word on release date or price of this phone.

Motorola has introduced its on its official website, the Motorola Atrix HD

The Motorola Atrix HD seems designed for business users, it has the Webtop application, the business-ready security, VPN, and mirror mode to produce documents directly from the phone to a big screen. With a splash resistant body, this phone is covered with a glass panel Gorilla, also Kevlar for added strength. It has a titanium finish and soft-touch plastic.

Runs on the Android 4.0 OS Ice Cream Sandwich, offers the Motorola software SMARTACTIONS. This HD smartphone has a dual core processor at 1.5GHz, 1GB of RAM, 8 GB of internal user storage, and a battery of 1780 mAh.

The exterior sports a touch screen 4.5-inch HD with Colorboost and resolution of 1280 x 720, a rear camera of 8 megapixel camera with autofocus and a 1.3MP front camera.

In terms of connectivity, there are micro USB, HDMI, 802.11abgn Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0 + EDR LE, and 4G Mobile Hotspot for up to 5 Wi-Fi. Another feature is a slot for microSD cards (up to 32GB), micro SIM card slot, and the usual set of sensors (proximity, ambient light and accelerometer).

Curious Gadgets Mobile Phone Rumours & News

A phone that can measure radiation

It is called Pantone 5 107SH and was created by Japanese company Sharp. It has a sensor that can measure from 0.05 and 9.99 microsievert every hour in the atmosphere, according to a company in the advertising campaign. It is in response to concerns many families that demonstrate Japanese after the Fukushima nuclear crisis.

Pantone 5 107SH A phone that can measure radiation

It was submitted by the local telephone operator, Softbank. Its president, Masayoshi Son said that for the first time ever a smartphone can measure the radiation, a tool that was previously only possible with heavier instruments. Now, you can achieve through a mobile.

It is simple to use, because the touch of a dedicated button (located on the bottom right of the device) may analyze the rate of radiation, without any knowledge on techniques. This achievement is made possible by the development of sensors that measure radiation and uniquely add to the phone.

The results are shown in a locator map of the exact area where the user is located and includes details of what the normal rates of radiation for comparison with the measurements, an aspect that will serve to reassure many people that is affected by a possible nuclear crisis.

Thus, many parents feel more relieved, because they can review and save the data in the map in order to control the areas where children regularly passing. It should be noted that the crisis in Fukushima nuclear plant after the tsunami in March 2011 forced the evacuation of nearly 80,000 people living near the plant for the high radiation was detected.

Pantone 5 107SH mobile works with Android operating system is waterproof and offers touch screen and the company says it will be released shortly.

HTC Product Review Smartphone

Technical specs and Features of HTC ONE X

This smartphone is quite robust, with a minimalist, but very comfortable in relation to functionality. It has a nice touch, the screen is large and has several internal specifications that make it stand out.

It has few buttons, the most useful, which are superior to power, access to jobs and jump back to the classic previous action (or access to the desktop). HTC ONE X also provides a microUSB port at the left terminal and a camera at the rear, which protrudes slightly. The screen system comes with anti bumps and scratches Gorilla Glass.

Technical specs and Features of HTC ONE X
The operating system is Ice Cream Sandwich 4.0.3 of Android OS and includes the signature (HTC Sense 4.0), with aesthetic improvements. The browser is just fast. It comes integrated with Dropbox in the cloud to store whatever you want, even comes with a radio that does not require headphones, flashlight, Polaris Office, WiFi Hotspot, mirror, task manager and system customization.

The power of processor is huge, as is four-core 1.5 GHz, comes with 1 GB of RAM, ARM Cortex A9, 32 GB of storage, Adreno 225 graphics unit GPU, 4.7-inch screen with resolution of 1280 X 720, 8-megapixel rear camera, WiFi 802.11 signal/b/g/n WLAN, 1.3 megapixel front camera, ambient light sensor, LED flash, speakerphone Beats Audio, 1800 mAh battery and sensor proximity.

As for the keyboard, the HTC ONE X has adequate systems for the two operating systems, tactile and adaptable to international options.

The panel has an RGB matrix, with 180 degree of vision, and is adjusted color LCD IPS. It is a great screen.
The camera has backlit front, with wide angle and the ability to record video in Full HD (1920 X 1080). The quality is amazing and the shots are very fast.

Panasonic Rumours & News Smartphone

Panasonic Eluga lands in Europe in April

The super slim smartphone Panasonic Eluga already has an estimated date for its launch in Europe. While this smart phone running on Android 2.3, it would be available in any country on March 29th via NTT DoCoMo, its appearance in Europe is expected in April. In Japan it come in a special shade of dark purple instead of the usual black.

Panasonic Eluga lands in Europe in April

With a body of 0.76 centimeter thickness, the Panasonic Eluga is really waterproof and dustproof at moderate levels. Although it has a large 4.3-inch AMOLED screen with resolution of 540 × 960, a narrow bezel help to minimize the total size.

Panasonic Eluga lands in Europe in April

In its inside there is a dual core processor at 1 GHz TI OMAP delivering a mid-level performance, although a thicker version S4 integrate Snapdragon processor 1.5 GHz and a 720p display.

Product Review Smartphone SONY

Sony Xperia sola allows you to interact with the screen without touching

Sony has just made official Sony Xperia sola, a smartphone with a 3.7-inch screen, dual core processor and NovaThor chipset.

The Xperia Sola is thinner than the Xperia P and Xperia U with only 9.9 mm and has a neat trick up its sleeve that Sony calls floating contact. Run your finger over the screen while using the browser and it acts as a cursor that can activate the links. Sony has promised to include more applications floating contact with software updates.

Sony Xperia sola allows you to interact with the screen without touching

The Sony Xperia only has a 3.7 inch screen with resolution FWVGA (480 × 854) mobile technology BRAVIA and scratch-resistant glass, chipset NovaThor U8500 with dual-core processor at 1GHz, 5MP camera with recording 720p video and stereo speakers xLOUD.

Sony Xperia sola allows you to interact with the screen without touching

It has NFC connectivity and will come with two smart tags in the box. Labels can be customized with up to 10 commands.

The Sony Xperia will be available worldwide in mid-2012 in black, white and red. It will run on Android 2.3 OS at launch with Android 4.0 update scheduled for the summer. The price is unknown at this time.

Android Product Review Samsung Devices Smartphone

Samsung announces the Galaxy Smartphone Pocket

Samsung has announced yet another entry-level smartphones: Samsung Galaxy Pocket. The specifications of this new Android phone is suited to those who draw for the first time in the world of smartphones and does not want to spend inflated figures for a set of functionality that is not going to use.
Samsung Galaxy Smartphone Pocket
Thanks to the Galaxy Pocket, in fact, users can take advantage of an advanced product but with a specific hardware for those who want to enjoy the main feature and its Android app, without going into specific than their needs. Galaxy Pocket features a small 2.8 inch QVGA (240 × 320 pixel resolution), with 800 MHz processor; back camera 2 megapixels and the internal storage available to the user to 3 GB, expandable with support for Micro SD card. The presence of HSPA connectivity suggests that this particular equipment is primarily intended for European users, this is also the WiFi, Bluetooth 3.0 and USB 2.0.

The software, as suggested, is committed to Android, which is installed on Galaxy Pocket is version 2.3 Gingerbread interfaced with the user through the familiar TouchWiz UX trademark of Samsung. An update to Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich is possible, but not anytime soon. The launch date is left blank but is supposed to happen in a few months, then gradually, first in the UK and across Europe. The price was not disclosed, but to the modest hardware sector is expected to remain below 100 €.

LG Rumours & News Smartphone

LG Miracle WP Smartphone with NOVA screen

LG is about to complete the development of a new smartphone with Windows Phone. Although the image and information are not from an official source, the device known as LG Miracle, probably soon will be made official.

LG Miracle WP Smartphone with NOVA screen

As key features of the spec sheet of LG Miracle, the most interesting is that the smartphone will be using a WVGA screen NOVA, first used in a Windows Phone. The super NOVA bright screen smartphone that will help you stand out from the crowd WP devices.

The Miracle LG will have a 1GHz Snapdragon chip Scorpion, rather than processors 1.5GHz and 1.4GHz we have seen in smartphones second generation WP. Its 5-megapixel rear camera will be able to capture video at 720p and will have a front VGA camera on board.

This new device from LG will offer HSPA 14.4 Mbps, Wi-Fi a / b / g / n, Bluetooth 3.0 and NFC.