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Orange SPV M5000 hits Orange website!

Today Orange UK have put the much-anticipated SPV M5000 online in their shop, plus we have a preview of said device (the M5000 is built as the HTC Universal) over here at Jason Langridge's Weblog. It's interesting to note some of his comments... "With...

Orange Code Camp – Opio, France.

If you're a mobile developer, publisher, manufacturer, provider or programmer then you'll be interested to know that network operator Orange, who brought us the first Windows Mobile phone along with Microsoft, are staging another Code Camp in October....

Another backdrop website opens up!

Check out this new website which is crammed full of backdrops for your Smartphone. Be it a C500 or C550 or other, you'll find a whole heap of backdrops and categories to choose from. I've also added this to the section on the left labelled "Sex up

T-Mobile SDA II @ T-Mobile Germany

We've seen the T-Mobile SDA II way back in March however, following the Qtek announcement we now have the very similar looking T-Mobile SDA II now showing in the business section of T-Mobile Germany. Source - TheUnwired.net

Super Slyder – Official Release

You may remember me waxing lyrical about the excellent Super Slyder last week. Well, now it's been released here at Astraware for $19.95 (about £11.02). You can have a read of the full Press Release here with some lovely comments from yours truely ;)...

Diet/Weight/Exercise Manager – save 30%

RMRDiet is a powerful three-in-one program to help you manage your Diet, Weight, and Exercise programme. Using your personal details and activity level, the program calculates the optimum energy requirements to meet your desired weight loss target. By...

Two new handsets from Qtek

The Qtek 8310 and 8300 have been announced by Qtek today. It looks like they're set to run Windows Mobile 5.0 (SmartPhone) with a 320x240 pixel screen (ala the C550), 1.3 Megapixel camera and (wait for it !) built-in Wi-Fi ! The Qtek 8300 looks very m...

Astraware – Play Anywhere!

Astraware currently have a "Play Anywhere" contest which shows just how easy it is to play their games. To win, all you need to do is submit a photo of yourself or a friend here playing an Astraware game in a famous or unusual location. Simply take

Another Podcast! Yes yes!

Another lovely Podcast is now available for your audio tastebuds here. Check the frigger out now, or use the new "PodCast Preview" wotsit at the bottom of every excellent CoolSmartPhone page. I'll have my own radio show by the end of the year, I can s...

Quick note! – Super Slyder is not out yet!

Just a quick note to state that top Astraware title Super Slyder is not out today and has not yet been released. You may have seen other news sources stating this, however this is not true and it is not yet available. Keep it locked into CoolSmartPhon...

Motorola Q – More piccies online

The ultra-thin Smartphone from Motorola has already been featured by CoolSmartPhone, however today there's some close-up shots here where you can see the operating system running. The shots are on bengalboy.com which is a rather.. ermm.. "interesting"...

Call Assistant – Auto SMS sender

Keni from Conchango.com has written a rather interesting post about free app "Call Assistant" from Ruttensoft.com. This software will sit in the background and auto-send a text message when you receive a call. This is particularly useful if you're in ...

RSS Feed with pictures now really does work.. no, honest!

Agh! Right. Finally, after thinking I'd fixed it yesterday, I've actually got the XML / RSS feed working... with pictures... hurray! Details on what exactly all this RSS / XML mularky is can be found here. It's jolly good y'know. Picture right robbed ...

ThemeMaker X Released

Themes, skins, homescreens - call them what you will. Today ThemeMaker X has been release from KAMware and promises to be the most feature rich Theme Making Program you can buy. You can not only create themes for regular Smartphones (support for the n...

PodCast Preview

Another little addition to the site today. unfortunately it's at the bottom of the site (I'm working on something that'll fit elsewhere), but it'll let you quickly listen to one of my PodCasts easily and quickly. Just scroll down now and choose the Po...

XML Feed, now with pictures!

I've fiddled around with the PHP code today and now hopefully, if I've done it right, the XML icons at the top should now feed you the appropriate content WITH pictures. Several people requested this, and I kept putting it off (as is my usual style),

Palm Treo 670 with Windows Mobile

I'm a bit late with this story. What can I say? I had to have a few drinks after spending so much cash in one go. Oooofff.. Anyway... We've previously heard rumors about a possible Treo Smartphone running the Windows Mobile OS, plus there were some

Backgrounds for C550 owners – and everyone else! :)

Following our earlier story on the introduction of hi-res homescreens from kleinweder.ch comes some hi-res backdrops. This time Darren Price has got some nice new backdrops for you. Check them out here. There's also a new look to his site which makes ...