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Save 50% on games today!

The guys in our apps and games shops currently have up to 50% off games like Raging Thunder (pictured), Blazar, Cavemen and more. There is a snag though, the sale is on for 48 hours and I actually forgot to post news of this yesterday - so

Welcome to the Little and Large show!

I have a question for you. Can you guess which of these handsets is brand new? Sorry, you're wrong, it is in fact both of them. Yes, both of them. Pictured is the green HTC Touch with its' innovative finger touch technology, diminutive size and Window...

Something bad is happening! Quick, get my cameraphone!

The events here in the UK over the last few days have really shown some major changes in news gathering. Floods across the UK, bombs in London, cars packed with gas cylinders crashing into Glasgow airport and arrests on the M6. But were the pictures c...

Orange admits things aren’t going well

Orange are licking their wounds following the results of a wide-ranging survey. Their customers are complaining about confusing changes, account management, customer services and more. Orange are trying to rectify things with an internal campaign call...

Keep up to date with our news feeds

This afternoon I've been having a look at your posts in the rather splendid forum. To be honest it can be a little tricky to keep up with your replies, so I've implemented an RSS feed so you can get the 30 most recent posts and

HTC Touch – Our updated review online now!

We brought you the first ever review of the HTC Touch and now it's even bigger. We've now added videos and updated screenshots, plus a full look at that TouchFLO system in action. We were lucky enough to get not one, but two of these devices

iPhone, HTC Touch, HTC Kaiser – Which is for you?

We love to cover Windows Mobile stuff here at Coolsmartphone and we've got several bits of hot news. Firstly, we've got to try and quell this insane hype about the iPhone. We just couldn't resist pointing out this video of the iPhone in action live on...

HTC P4550 Appears in online stores

Hello baby. Look what's just appeared at devicewire.com! It's the HTC P4550, aka "Kaiser" and stock is arriving soon. For £467.99 you can get this handset SIM-free along with it's innovative tilt-up screen. The specifications are endless, and we'll l...

Fireworks – free app to celebrate Independence Day

Next Wednesday is Independence Day in the USA and to celebrate Astraware have released a free application called "Fireworks". Available for all versions of Windows Mobile you get to see fireworks shooting over the screen and exploding in a colourful p...

HTC P6300 Launched

Meet the HTC P6300. It's the HTC-branded device you've probably seen in o2 shops as the XDA Argon and will suit classic Pocket PC fans who enjoy poking the larger screens with their fat fingers ;) "Classic" is the operative word on this one, especiall...

Machines At War – Free Open Beta

Free game! Got your attention? Good :) Machines at War has now opened the open beta stage which means you can download it for free and give feedback to the developers. They're particularly interested in getting informtation from anyone playing it on t...

Orange give away bikes as part of Tour de France

If you read my blog then you'll probably already be aware that I'm a huge fan of the lovely Gemma Atkinson. Now, surprisingly, I actually have a reason for posting a story about her in the front page. Yes, it may be a fairly tenuous reason,

The iPhone cometh – a threat to Windows Mobile?

I heard it on the radio this morning, it was featured in the paper I read at lunchtime and the internet is absolutely buzzing about it. What am I talking about? The iPhone. It may seem strange that we're talking about it too, but I've got to admit

HTC Kaiser / P4550 Specs and more

Official specs of the HTC Kaiser are now starting to come out of the Mobile & Embedded DevCon. The Kaiser will be known on the street as the HTC P4550 and on T-Mobile as the MDA Vario III. The specs are top-drawer with the obvious slide-out

HTC Touch – Showing on T-Mobile systems as "Coming Soon"

I've been having a look through our forum this morning. Usually if you guys are talking about stuff enough in the forum then I should ideally be covering it here. One post from DrEvil666 looked very interesting indeed. It says... "Spoke to T-Mobile t...

Alarm Master 2.01 Now available – plus other free utils

If I'm being brutally honest then it's fair to say that the alarm functionality in the Smartphone (Windows Mobile Standard) isn't as good as it should be. Sure, there's a slight improvement in Windows Mobile 6 but it's still not as flexible as the Poc...

Orange SPV E650 – Reviewed !

It's another biggy and finally it's here. Our Orange SPV E650 review is now online. It's the usual big helping of pictures, close-ups, screenshots, videos and much, much more. We've now been lucky enough to review both this and the HTC S710 version, s...

HTC Touch in wasabi green – your thoughts?

We had the first ever review of the HTC Touch and we reported all about the launch. But wait - what about these rumours of a green HTC Touch ? You may have seen some pictures from Taiwan on engadget and some other sites, but look

MobiBlogr gets better and better

Mobile blogging software MobiBlogr has been updated once again. Version 1.3.3 is now available and includes an auto blogging system and the automated upload of any new photos. You'll also get the ability to add, edit, delete posts or pictures plus a f...

SlingPlayer goes WM6 compatible

Well, we've seen several "unofficial" fixes, but now it's here - SlingPlayer™ Mobile, compatible with Windows Mobile 6. You can grab it here at slingmedia.com. There's also a new remote control skin with refreshed look and feel, along with additiona...