Samsung and Swarovsky team up for the 707C

January 26, 2007 by poeloq | Leave a Comment

A Samsung/Swarovski phone was announced in Japan. Yet again a gadget that could have been cool gets turned into, well, kitsch. Apart from the obvious numerous Swarovski crystals, the phone features HSDAP, a English/Korean/Japanese dictionary and a document viewer. Much else is not know yet, apart from that it should be available (in Japan) in […]


HTC Athena available through T-Mobile as “Ameo”

January 24, 2007 by poeloq | 1 Comment

The HTC Athena is one cool ultramobile PC and it seems that, after I have let loose my slight anger about the Asian market advantage, a European release is to be seen first (seeing as the pictures show screenshots in Dutch). The rumors may say that 1200Euro is the likely price, but slightly less than […]


VLU i70: Samsung’s HSDAP camera

January 23, 2007 by poeloq | Leave a Comment

Samsung has announced the VLU i70 digital camera which will not only sport a 7.2 megapixel sensor with 3x optical zoom and up to ISO1600 sensitivity, but also HSDAP for broadband Internet connection, so that you can upload photos directly to a website, I imagine for example Flickr. This means that you do not have […]