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LG Viewty II hitting Orange UK in June?

LG Viewty II hitting Orange UK in June?

We're so used to seeing the spec list, press photos, leaked hands-on videos with pre-production samples and early reviews of new cellphones that it's something of a surprise that the LG Viewty II has remained so discrete.  So far it's just been a few snaps and a partial spec sheet to whet our anticipation; not bad, since according to Electricpig the touchscreen handset itself is set to hit Orange UK in June.

Nokia E75 officially shipping

Nokia E75 officially shipping

After months of leaks, the Nokia E75 has begun shipping.  The sliding candybar opens up to reveal a full QWERTY keyboard, and has the honor of being the first Nokia device to feature the company's new email UI, complete with Microsoft Exchange support, together with being the first Eseries handset to include N-Gage gaming functionality.

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MSI Wind U123, X-Slim X320 & X340 video demo

MSI Wind U123, X-Slim X320 & X340 video demo

After MSI confirmed the US specs for their Wind U123 netbook and larger X-Slim X320 and X340 ultraportables yesterday, we were keen to spend some hands-on time with the slick notebooks.  Of the selection, the MSI X-Slim X340 is undoubtedly our favorite, but there's plenty to recommend the others: how about 5.5hrs runtime from the 6-cell battery, or 8.5hrs from the 9-cell, on the Wind U123?

Video demo after the cut

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LG GD900 hitting CTIA with multitouch, glass keypad

LG GD900 hitting CTIA with multitouch, glass keypad

LG have confirmed that their transparent-keypad cellphone, the LG GD900, will not only be on show at CTIA Wireless but available to play with.  First shown at Mobile World Congress, there the GD900 was locked in a display cabinet; that meant we were unable to try its 3-inch multitouch touchscreen, S-Class UI, gesture-support or "world's first" transparent glass keypad.

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