MOBILITY NIGERIA

  • Tip: If you want to roam data when travelling…

    Tip: If you want to roam data when travelling…

    On my recent trip to Accra, Ghana courtesy of Nestle, I took two SIM cards along – one Glo, and the other MTN. My earlier trips to Accra had taught me that Glo could be a nightmare for roaming, be it voice or data. I was not disappointed. My Glo ai…
    - 14 hours ago, 22 Dec 14, 8:30am -
  • The Best Tablets of 2014

    The Best Tablets of 2014

    The year is running out so we decided to take a round of the best tablets released in 2014. Things taking into consideration are the specs, and general performance. If you know any tablet worthy of mention and  wasn’t listed, feel free to point us…
    - 15 hours ago, 22 Dec 14, 7:55am -
  • How many devices do you charge daily?

    How many devices do you charge daily?

    One of the hoodoo’s of being a tech enthusiast/gadget lover is the fact that you find yourself owning quite a number of tech toys. Tech is improving at a breathtaking pace. New gizmos are released on almost weekly basis, and the trend is shifting f…
    - 17 hours ago, 22 Dec 14, 5:59am -
  • Hexo+ drone: Digital photography at new heights

    Hexo+ drone: Digital photography at new heights

    The Hexo+ is a flying camera that lets you take pictures and record videos from amazing aerial viewing angles and positions. With an accompanying app installed on your smartphone, fire up your phone’s camera and launch the app. The camera flies int…
    - 20 hours ago, 22 Dec 14, 3:00am -
  • Elephone P5000 Specifications

    Elephone P5000 Specifications

    Technology GSM: 850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz 3G: 900 MHz, 1900 MHz, 2100 MHz 4G: Variant available SIM Type: Dual SIM – Standard + Micro SIM OS: Android OS, v4.4.2 (Kitkat) Design Dimensions: 144 x 71 x 9.3 mm Weight: - Display: 5.0-inch, 1920 x 1080 p…
    - 2 days ago, 21 Dec 14, 3:18am -
  • Do not buy a Lumia phone if…….

    Do not buy a Lumia phone if…….

    It has been over a month since I purchased the Nokia Lumia 730 from the Mobility Arena Shop. The phone is a really good device but I’ve not been able to enjoy it completely ’cause it lacks one important feature. An EDGE/3G mobile data selection t…
    - 2 days ago, 21 Dec 14, 12:31am -
  • Chats off! Say Goodbye to ChatOn

    Chats off! Say Goodbye to ChatOn

    In odd news, Samsung is to shut down its successful instant messaging service, ChatOn, on Feb. 1, 2015. As at September 2013, ChatOn was reported as having 100 million active users. At that time, that was 20 million users more than BBM had. As such,…
    - 2 days ago, 20 Dec 14, 11:24pm -
  • Photos: Infinix Hot X507 in the Arena

    Photos: Infinix Hot X507 in the Arena

    The Infinix Hot X507 arrived Mobility Arena yesterday. It is a budget Android Kitkat smartphone with a 5-inch display, a quad-core 1.3GHz processor, 1GB of RAM, a 5 megapixel camera with LED flash, and a 2,000 mAh battery. Here are a few quick photos…
    - 2 days ago, 20 Dec 14, 8:55pm -

MOBILE NEWS

MOBILE TECH NEWS

  • MapmyIndia To Provide Fleet Tracking Solutions To Le Passage To India

    MapmyIndia To Provide Fleet Tracking Solutions To Le Passage To India

    MapmyIndia, India’s leader in premium quality map data, Car GPS Navigation, GPS Vehicle Tracking, GIS Enterprise Solutions and Location Aware Web and Mobile Applications, has tied-up with Le Passage To India (LPTI), India’s leading premium inboun…
    - 6 hours ago, 22 Dec 14, 5:03pm -
  • Videocon Launches Infinium Z50 Nova With 5 Inch QHD Display At Rs. 5,999

    Videocon Launches Infinium Z50 Nova With 5 Inch QHD Display At Rs. 5,999

    Videocon Mobile has  launched its affordable and powerful smartphone – the Infinium Z50 Nova. This smartphone comes in Sparkling Black and White colour variants and is priced at Rs. 5,999. It is available exclusively on flipkart.com.   The Infin…
    - 6 hours ago, 22 Dec 14, 4:37pm -
  • Moto X (2nd Gen) Will Start Getting Updated This Week With Android Lollipop

    Moto X (2nd Gen) Will Start Getting Updated This Week With Android Lollipop

    Motorola has announced today that the latest AndroiD 5.0 Lollipop version will be rolled-out this week on their Moto X (2nd Gen) smartphones in India. Motorola will also start soon updating their other devices with Lollipop OS. The latest version of…
    - 2 days ago, 20 Dec 14, 4:43pm -
  • PNY Technologies Announces Happy Christmas Giveaway

    PNY Technologies Announces Happy Christmas Giveaway

    PNY Technologies, maker of memory products, are providing its fans a chance to win some latest product of PNY during this Chrismas. PNY will be giving away 10 of their latest products such as USB Drive, OTG USB Drive and Power Banks.   Some of the…
    - 3 days ago, 20 Dec 14, 3:39am -
  • LG Kickstarts The Great Indian Selfie Campaign

    LG Kickstarts The Great Indian Selfie Campaign

    To capitalise on selfie craze among users of smartphones and to promote its latest range of smartphones, South Korean giant LG has launched ‘The Great Indian Selfie’ campaign. LG has invited smartphone users across India to be a part of the worl…
    - 3 days ago, 20 Dec 14, 2:45am -
  • Free Wi-Fi Services In Delhi’s Khan Market Available For Both Vodafone & Non-Vodafone Subscribers

    Free Wi-Fi Services In Delhi’s Khan Market Available For Both Vodafone & Non-Vodafone Subscribers

    Vodafone Delhi has announced the launch of free Wifi services in Delhi’s Khan Market area for Vodafone and Non-Vodafone subscribers. Covering the entire Khan Market, the deployment of Wi-Fi hotspot would ensure seamless connectivity across the mar…
    - 3 days ago, 19 Dec 14, 2:17pm -
  • Micromax Canvas Tab P470 With 7 Inch Display & 21 Languages Support Launched At Rs. 6,999

    Micromax Canvas Tab P470 With 7 Inch Display & 21 Languages Support Launched At Rs. 6,999

    Micromax today launched its latest tablet – the Canvas Tab P470. This tablet runs on Android 4.4 KitKat OS and supports 21 languages including Hindi, Gujarati, Punjabi, Malayalam, Tamil, and Kannada. This device will enable the consumers to use…
    - 3 days ago, 19 Dec 14, 1:56pm -

CRAZIEST GADGETS

GADGETS AND GIZMOS

  • A Wi-Fi Hotspot for Every 11 People in the UK

    A Wi-Fi Hotspot for Every 11 People in the UK

    If you have ever wondered how many Wi-Fi hotspots in the world then some recent research from Wi-Fi provider iPass could go some way to answering the question.Their new study says that in the …A Wi-Fi Hotspot for Every 11 People in the UK is a pos…
    - 12 days ago, 11 Dec 14, 9:09am -
  • Tech21 D30 Classic Shell Case Review

    Tech21 D30 Classic Shell Case Review

    The iPhone 6 has been available for a good few months now and I was one of the lucky ones to get it early. Since then a multitude of cases, covers, bumpers and more have …Tech21 D30 Classic Shell Case Review is a post from: Gadgets and gizmos
    - 13 days ago, 10 Dec 14, 10:30am -
  • Which Big Car Maker Will Be First to Release Their Electric Vehicle?

    Which Big Car Maker Will Be First to Release Their Electric Vehicle?

    The success of the Tesla electric car range has us wondering which car manufacturer will come out with the next big battery-powered vehicles.News from a German magazine called Manager Magazine suggests that Porsche could …Which Big Car Maker Will…
    - 13 days ago, 10 Dec 14, 10:04am -
  • A Coffee Maker That You Control with Your Phone

    A Coffee Maker That You Control with Your Phone

    Making the perfect cup of coffee is something that has been a manual task for far too long in our opinion. Sure, it’s not exactly the most difficult job in the world but when will …A Coffee Maker That You Control with Your Phone is a post from: G…
    - 13 days ago, 9 Dec 14, 10:03pm -
  • Driverless Cars to Hit the Roads Across England

    Driverless Cars to Hit the Roads Across England

    With the prospect of UK cities being filled with driverless cars getting ever closer, it has been announced that 4 cities in England have been chosen for testing projects.The places chosen to give autonomous …Driverless Cars to Hit the Roads Acros…
    - 13 days ago, 9 Dec 14, 10:01pm -
  • BMW Want Street Light to Charge Electric Cars

    BMW Want Street Light to Charge Electric Cars

    Finding where to re-charge an electric car is one of the big issues for new drivers of environmentally friendly vehicles.Why not look up for the answer. No, not the sun, just a bit lower. …BMW Want Street Light to Charge Electric Cars is a post fr…
    - 24 days ago, 28 Nov 14, 10:45am -
  • Is the Self-Stirring Mug an Ideal Gadget Christmas Present?

    Is the Self-Stirring Mug an Ideal Gadget Christmas Present?

    If you are looking for the ideal Christmas present for this year then maybe you have already started casting your eyes towards the range of gadgets on offer.There are plenty on offer, ranging from …Is the Self-Stirring Mug an Ideal Gadget Christma…
    - 25 days ago, 27 Nov 14, 1:27pm -
  • All iPhones to Get Beats Music Service?

    All iPhones to Get Beats Music Service?

    Reports from the Financial Times suggest that every iPhone will get the Beats music streaming service added next year.The idea is that the Beats app will be getting added to the next update to the …All iPhones to Get Beats Music Service? is a pos…
    - 26 days ago, 27 Nov 14, 9:14am -
  • Could Fast Charging and Long Serving Phone Batteries Be With Us Soon?

    Could Fast Charging and Long Serving Phone Batteries Be With Us Soon?

    Are you fed up with your mobile device’s battery giving up the ghost after a couple of years? The recent trend for batteries that charge more quickly is great but what about their expected life-cycle?…Could Fast Charging and Long Serving Phone Ba…
    - 26 days ago, 26 Nov 14, 9:13pm -
  • Inflatable Incubator Wins James Dyson Award

    Inflatable Incubator Wins James Dyson Award

    The prestigious James Dyson award for new inventions always gives us a chance to get a glimpse of some gadgets that could go on to change to the world.This year’s winner could help to …Inflatable Incubator Wins James Dyson Award is a post from:…
    - 39 days ago, 14 Nov 14, 9:50am -

MOBILE CRUNCH

  • The Perfect Gaming Phone

    The Perfect Gaming Phone

     As a recent acquirer of an iPhone 6 Plus I had thought that a bigger phone would have better battery and be easier on my eyes. However what I hadn’t expected was the degree to which playing games on it would be much more fun than on my previous i…
    - 19 hours ago, 22 Dec 14, 4:00am -
  • Carnival’s Mobile Marketing Platform Gets More Automated

    Carnival’s Mobile Marketing Platform Gets More Automated

     When someone tells me that they’re introducing “trigger messaging” to their product, well, it’s not the most thrilling start to a conversation. But hey, mention automated FaceTime calls from One Direction, and suddenly I’m onboard.(Not t…
    - 3 days ago, 19 Dec 14, 9:46pm -
  • Facebook Has So Much To Announce, Its f8 Conference Expands To 2 Days In SF March 25-26 2015

    Facebook Has So Much To Announce, Its f8 Conference Expands To 2 Days In SF March 25-26 2015

     Facebook has more news to share at f8 than can fit in a single day, so it’s adding a second for its developer conference now slated for March 25th and 26th, 2015 at San Francisco’s Fort Mason Center. Registration for the first two-day f8 will…
    - 3 days ago, 19 Dec 14, 8:38pm -
  • Mobile Commerce Consolidation As Mozido Takes Majority Stake In CorFire

    Mobile Commerce Consolidation As Mozido Takes Majority Stake In CorFire

     Just days after Dutch digital commerce provider Adyen announced a $250 million round of funding, another heavily capitalised player in the space has made an acquisition to up its game. Mozido, a mobile commerce specialist that raised $185 million i…
    - 4 days ago, 19 Dec 14, 1:48am -
  • Few Winners In Anonymous Social Networking, And Secret’s Not One Of Them

    Few Winners In Anonymous Social Networking, And Secret’s Not One Of Them

     Is anonymous social networking a flash-in-pan trend? A winner-take-all category? Which of the anonymous social networking apps around today are still thriving, and which are practically dead? These questions come to mind today as one of the leading…
    - 4 days ago, 18 Dec 14, 10:14pm -
  • Sony SmartWatch 3 Review

    Sony SmartWatch 3 Review

     Sony’s new Android Wear-powered SmartWatch 3 bucks a trend of the company releasing devices that use their own wearable platform, opting instead to jump on the bandwagon that includes a host of other Android wearable OEMs. It ends up being a big…
    - 4 days ago, 18 Dec 14, 6:52pm -
  • Everest, The Peter Thiel-Backed App For Achieving Your Dreams, Shuts Down

    Everest, The Peter Thiel-Backed App For Achieving Your Dreams, Shuts Down

     Everest, a Peter Thiel-backed mobile startup that launched an app last year to help you “achieve your dreams,” is shutting down. The company had raised $2.2 million over three rounds, according to data from CrunchBase, but failed to attract eno…
    - 4 days ago, 18 Dec 14, 5:17pm -
  • Mobile Analytics Company Mixpanel Raises $65M Round With An $865M Valuation

    Mobile Analytics Company Mixpanel Raises $65M Round With An $865M Valuation

     Mixpanel, which describes itself as offering “the most advanced analytics platform ever,” is announcing that it has raised $65 million in new funding.That round comes entirely from previous investor Andreessen Horowitz, and co-founder/CEO Suha…
    - 4 days ago, 18 Dec 14, 5:07pm -
  • Dull’s App Brings Trending Content From Around The Web To Your iPhone

    Dull’s App Brings Trending Content From Around The Web To Your iPhone

     A new mobile application called Dull wants to fill your moments of downtime by offering a feed of random content to mindlessly browse through, including photos, music, GIFs, news and information, products, and more. The end result is an app that le…
    - 4 days ago, 18 Dec 14, 4:07pm -
  • EyeEm Launches Open Edit, Letting You See How Pros Edit Their Photos

    EyeEm Launches Open Edit, Letting You See How Pros Edit Their Photos

     Photosharing startup EyeEm has launched version 5.0 of their mobile app on iOS and Android, bringing a slew of changes to their editing system that make it easier to get your photos looking like the shots curated from professionals. Read More
    - 4 days ago, 18 Dec 14, 2:13pm -
  • Open Garden Raises $10.8M Series A Round To Double Down On Its Off-Grid FireChat Messenger

    Open Garden Raises $10.8M Series A Round To Double Down On Its Off-Grid FireChat Messenger

     Open Garden, the company behind the popular FireChat messaging app, today announced its $10.8 million Series A funding round led by August Capital. Other investors include Firebolt Ventures, Future Perfect Ventures, Kima Ventures, Tseung Kwan Ventu…
    - 4 days ago, 18 Dec 14, 12:30pm -
  • Dating Platform Zoosk Ditches IPO Plan As Founders Exit Leadership Roles

    Dating Platform Zoosk Ditches IPO Plan As Founders Exit Leadership Roles

     Zoosk, the online dating platform that has been around since 2007, has today announced changes to leadership, with CFO Kelly Steckelberg taking over as CEO. She will be replacing co-founder Shayan Zadeh, who is becoming a member of the board, and h…
    - 5 days ago, 17 Dec 14, 8:15pm -
  • Inbox Messenger Raises $3.9 Million For Its Design-Focused Private Messaging App

    Inbox Messenger Raises $3.9 Million For Its Design-Focused Private Messaging App

     A mobile messaging application called Inbox Messenger, which combines user privacy features with a minimalist design, has raised $3.9 million in seed funding, the company announced today. The investment, though higher than the average seed round,…
    - 5 days ago, 17 Dec 14, 7:37pm -
  • Facebook’s Interest-Based Social App Rooms Is Now Easier To Use

    Facebook’s Interest-Based Social App Rooms Is Now Easier To Use

     Facebook’s “Rooms” application, like many of the experiments put out by Facebook’s Creative Labs – which is also responsible for apps like Paper, Slingshot, Mentions and Groups – has not been an overnight viral sensation. However, it is…
    - 5 days ago, 17 Dec 14, 6:37pm -
  • Compose Is A Distraction-Free Email App That Only Lets You Write Messages

    Compose Is A Distraction-Free Email App That Only Lets You Write Messages

     Compose, an incredibly simple app that took only about an hour to design and another to build, may not be as ridiculous as it initially sounds. The app serves only one purpose: it lets you shoot off a quick email without having to open your email c…
    - 5 days ago, 17 Dec 14, 5:34pm -
  • Sinch Goes Global With SMS API For Developers

    Sinch Goes Global With SMS API For Developers

     Sinch, the newly spun out Rebtel company, has launched its SMS API globally, offering the ability for developers to add SMS integration to their app or website in 105 different countries across the globe. The product was initially developed under t…
    - 5 days ago, 17 Dec 14, 5:00pm -
  • Lost-Item Tracker Tile Arrives On Android

    Lost-Item Tracker Tile Arrives On Android

     When Tile, the square-shaped lost-item tracker that attaches to bags, bikes, key chains and more, announced this fall that it had raised $13 million in funding (a combination of a seed round and Series A investment), the company said it had earmar…
    - 5 days ago, 17 Dec 14, 5:00pm -
  • Stayful, The Priceline For Boutique Hotels, Comes To iOS

    Stayful, The Priceline For Boutique Hotels, Comes To iOS

     Stayful, the travel site launched last year and founded by industry execs from Expedia and Hotels.com, has now gone mobile with today’s debut of an iOS application. The new app allows travelers to find the best rates at independent, boutique hote…
    - 5 days ago, 17 Dec 14, 4:02pm -

PHONE ARENA