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LG GT950 Arena comes with interesting applications

LG GT950 ArenaLG electronics mobile division announced this year the release of the next Arena model called GT950. We will take a look inside what promises to be a stylish and quality mobile phone. It’s not a smartphone, but at least is a touchscreen based model, which means it’s qualified to follow this year’s trend.

The WVGA touch screen display has 3.0-inches and provides a 480 x 800 pixels resolution which perfectly made for video playback. Below the display there are 3 soft keys: Send, Clear&Back, End. The microphone is situated under these 3 keys and the earpiece + proximity sensor on the top of the display. Above is the usual power key button.

On the left side of the phone we find the volume keys and 2 buttons: multitasking and camera one while on the left is the MicroUSB/Headset/Charging port(charging via PC is available). Around this display there’s a minimalistic metallic bar, perfectly assigned to give a sleek and nice design.

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Apple iPhone 4.0 OS has been revealed and contains multitasking

  • 08/04/2010 at 20:24 by It's a Gadget Staff
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iPhone 4.0 OSBig day today at Apple headquarters where took place the Apple iPhone 4.0 OS preview. What everybody expected is now confirmed by Steve Jobs itself: multitasking will be supported soon on all Apple devices.

Like usual the event started with some updates: 450.000 iPads had been sold, 3.5 million times an iPad app had been downloaded till today and the number of total apps in AppStore reached 185.000. Next we go to iPhone, which sold out in almost 50 million units.

Now let’s see the “developer preview” for iPhone 4.0 OS. It seams it will be released this summer and contains over 1500 new APIs and 100 new user features.

Dear, Holy Multitasking…might say some of Apple lovers, this is finally a dream come true and now we can execute more than one action, same time on our iPhones. The demo seems flawless, Steve showed us he can surf ebay, play a game or check his mails. Each action it’s stopped when another launches in, but you can switch back to it without a problem, the multitasking tray can be accessed by hitting the Home button. He explained that Apple managed to implement the multitasking feature preserving battery life and performances.

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