Sony Ericsson

It’s the end of an era, as Sony completes its buyout of Ericsson

Sony has completed its buyout of Sony Ericsson today, and has announced the new company will be known as Sony Mobile Communications. It's the end of an era, so how should Sony Ericsson be remembered?

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Sony Ericsson’s Xperia Active Billabong Edition is another wasted opportunity

Sony Ericsson announces a special edition Billabong Xperia Active, but once again it's not all that different to the standard phone. Do manufacturers ever get limited edition phones right?

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Anticipation builds ahead of Mobile World Congress as press conferences are scheduled

Mobile World Congress 2012 begins on February 27, and slowly but surely manufacturers are sending out invites to press conferences, where we can expect a variety of new products to be launched.

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Feature phones still exist, but the definition is changing

Nokia has announced it has sold 1.5 billion Series 40 feature phones in total, following the sale of an Asha 303 in Brazil. But does the Asha really count as a feature phone, and if not, do they still really exist?

Mobile

Leaked info points to 11 new Sony smartphones for 2012

If reports prove right, this year could see Sony launching at least 11 new smartphones costing between $245 and $722.

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Sony Ericsson’s Ice Cream Sandwich update coming in early 2012

Sony Ericsson announce their schedule for upgrading the 2011 range of Xperia smartphones to Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. The first stage will begin in late March, with all phones being completed by early May.

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Bluetooth certification reveals Sony Ericsson LT28at LTE super phone

A new Sony Ericsson "Super Phone" has been leaked via its Bluetooth certification entry, indicating features will include a 4.55-inch touchscreen and a 13-megapixel camera.

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Sony Ericsson demos Ice Cream Sandwich, releases alpha ROM for developers

Sony Ericsson has released a video showing Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich in action on an Xperia Arc S, along with an alpha ROM so developers can give the new version a spin themselves.

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‘Sony Ericsson’ to become ‘Sony’ by mid 2012

Sony will drop its Sony Ericsson joint smartphone branding by mid 2012 according to one of its Indian executives.

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Sony phasing out feature phones, banking on Smartphones

Now that Sony completely owns the Sony Ericsson phone company it has decided to start phasing out feature phones. This means that Sony will most likely be basing its future on the Android operating system.

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Sony to buy out Ericsson in Sony Ericsson for $1.47 billion

Sony will purchase Ericsson's 50 percent stake of the Sony Ericsson mobile phone business for $1.47 billion, the companies announced today.

Mobile

Comedian Kristen Shaal challenges gamers to build her a Minecraft palace

Sony Ericsson is challenging users to build a monument to...Kristen Shaal. Check out this ad from The Daily Show comedienne.

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Sony may buy out Ericsson’s half of phone partnership

Rumor has it that Sony may be nearing a deal to buy out Ericsson's half of Sony Ericsson, making it possible to release phones under its own brand.

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Sony Ericsson teases Walkman music phone with heavy Facebook integration

Sony has unveiled its next generation Walkman music phone. Dubbed the "Live with Walkman," the Android 2.3 phone comes with deep Facebook integration, allowing media sharing.

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