Home » Archive

Articles in the Cellphone News Category

Cell Phones, Cellphone News, Gadget News, Gadget Reviews, Spy Gadgets, Wireless »

[27 Jun 2013 | Comments Off on How to email to cell phone samples | ]

Find your friends phone service provider in the list below. See the example email address.
If you want to send email to a friend’s phone, just ask them which carrier she uses, and use the below example.
[10-digit phone number]message.alltel.com
Example: 2125552555message.alltel.co
AT&T Wireless (now part of Cingular)
[10-digit phone number]mmode.com
Example: 2125552555mmode.com
Boost Mobile
[10-digit phone number]myboostmobile.com
Example: 2125552555myboostmobile.com
[10-digit phone number]mobile.mycingular.com OR
[10-digit number]cingularme.com
Example: 4152555555cingularme.com
Nextel (now part of Sprint Nextel)
[10-digit telephone number]messaging.nextel.com
Example: 7035552555messaging.nextel.com
Sprint PCS (now Sprint Nextel)
[10-digit phone number]messaging.sprintpcs.com
Example: 2125552555messaging.sprintpcs.com
[10-digit phone number]tmomail.net
Example: 4252555555tmomail.net
[10-digit phone number]vtext.com
Example: 555255555vtext.com
Virgin Mobile USA
[10-digit phone number]vmobl.com
Example: 5552555555vmobl.com
Other Phone Carriers:
Carrier …

Cellphone News »

[6 May 2010 | Comments Off on iHome iP90 clock updated, Patent app hints at heart rate ID, iPhone HD saga continues | ]

The amount of accessories and docks on the market for the iPhone and iPad is staggering. iHome makes a lot of these items and has announced that its high-end iP90 alarm clock has been updated for 2010.

Apple has filed a new patent application that shows an interesting way to tell who is using the phone. The app outlines a heart rate sensor that is built into the case and reads the heart rate to identify the user.
The saga of police raids and legal wrangling surrounding the publishing of the iPhone …

Cellphone News »

[5 May 2010 | Comments Off on iPhone OS 4 gets new controls, Apple antitrust, iPhone iPod touch user’s tops in downloads | ]

New features of the iPhone OS 4.0 have surfaced. The iPhone will get new media controls and file sharing capabilities among other things.

Apple is facing a possibility of an antitrust investigation by either the DOJ or the FTC. The charges have allegedly come from Adobe by the Flash debacle.
NPD Group has issued a new report that shows iPhone and iPod touch users are tops in downloading substance. That makes sense considering the App Store is tops in the smartphones world.
Orginal post by Shane McGlaun

Cellphone News »

[30 Apr 2010 | Comments Off on iPhone HD finder outed, iAd campaigns as much at $1M, Siri purchase will boost voice capability | ]

Wired has unveiled the identity of the person who found that iPhone HD prototype device in the California bar. The man’s name is Brian Hogan and according to Hogan’s attorney, “He regrets his mistake in not doing more to return the phone.”

Reports are coming in that campaigns on the new Apple iAd platform for the iPhone could cost advertisers as much as $1 million. perhaps that high price will limit the ads we are assaulted with.
I mentioned yesterday that Apple had purchased Siri, the personal assistant app firm. The buy …

Cellphone News »

[29 Apr 2010 | Comments Off on PadRacer game rocks, Apple buys Siri, next iPhone to use LG Innotek camera | ]

I am really digging the way some iPad games are using the iPhone as controllers. The latest such game is called PadRacer and each player uses the iPhone to control the car on the iPad screen.

Apple has acquired Siri, the company behind the personal assistant app for the iPhone. Terms of the purchase are unknown at that duration.
Reports are coming in that the next iPhone will use a camera from LG Innotek rather than the rumored OmniVision camera. The LG Innotek snapper is said to be a 5MP.
Orginal post by …

Cellphone News »

[27 Apr 2010 | Comments Off on iPhone 4G costs Gawker $20k in all, Rhapsody offline mode, Gray Powell offered free vacation | ]

The world knows that Gizmodo and parent Gawker Media paid $5,000 for the iPhone HD or 4G prototype that was lost in a bar in California. Gawker head Nick Denton figures the whole thing cost him about $20,000 for the handset, bonuses, and bandwidth. The money made from the exclusive is estimated to be $200,000.

Rhapsody has been on the iPhone for a while now and the service has gained an urgent new feature. Users can now take advantage of an offline listening mode that caches music and lets you listen …

Cellphone News »

[27 Apr 2010 | Comments Off on Police raid Gizmodo editor’s house, WiFi sync app for iPhone, 8-bit Rebellion | ]

Gizmodo purchased the lost iPhone HD prototype from the person who found it in a local bar for $5000. The Gizmodo editor, who wrote the story, Jason Chen, has had his home raided by police looking for evidence in a possible criminal prosecution of the case and reports are claiming that the probe is set to expand.

One of the features that many iPhone users have wished for since the handset launched was a wireless sync capability. A new app has been developed and apparently submitted for approval that makes wireless …