Amazon starts up Penny Pincher phone sale
Amazon has just launched a limited-time PennyPincher deal, offering all Verizon, Sprint and AT&T phones for just one cent. It started at midnight on November 21 and will finish at 11:59PM on November 28. Free, two-day shipping is included in the price. Buyers can choose from 97 handsets, with some standouts including the Droid RAZR (review), Epic Touch 4G, BlackBerry Torch 9810, and HTC Arrive. New contracts are required with each handset, however.
iPad 2 sits just outside top five
Verizon's 4G LTE network has taken top place in a PCWorld list of the best products of 2011. LTE allows for much faster speeds than HSPA- or EVDO-based 3G networks, in some cases giving performance on par with wired connections. Second place in the list is occupied by the MacBook Air, Apple's ultraportable notebook. Its design has been copied by computers based on Intel's Ultrabook standard.
Early Samsung slide shows 3 Galaxy S II variants
A newly leaked promotional image of the three variants of the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S II smartphone has appeared online at PocketNow. One each is visible for AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile. All three are expected to be unveiled by Samsung at a press event on Monday.