The Nokia GEM is an interesting concept phone design from Nokia. With Microsoft recently filing an application for a patent detailing a second phone display using e-ink this could be something that we see in some form coming into phones in a few years, with some very interesting uses I am sure.
Samsung have confirmed that the Galaxy SIII will not have a 3D display.
Although Samsung Electronics is constantly exploring new technologies for our mobile devices, we have no immediate plan to include displays featuring 3D technology in our upcoming smartphones.
I think this is good news, as current smartphone battery lives are short enough as they are, let along making power-draining 3D screens a common thing. Also there is currently not enough content out there to make it worthwhile.
Check out the full article over on Engadget: Samsung- We’re still not into 3D smartphones
The greatest retro mobile phone game ever now let’s you be a snake charmer and control it with your musical talents. I was always useless at the recorder though, and struggled to play Busy Bee- B B B, B B B, B B B B B B…
Gulp. The world’s largest stop-motion animation shot on a Nokia N8. from Nokia HD on Vimeo.
Definitely watch the Making Of as you really don’t appreciate the scale and how good this animation is:
Gulp. The making of. from Nokia HD on Vimeo.
Its a great advert, but the enormity of it is lost until you watch the Making Of. Thus I dont know how well it will do as a TV advert