Smartphone cameras have advanced so tremendously over the past few years that they have almost completely replaced point and shoot digital cameras for the most of us. Furthermore, since our smartphones are always with us, the majority of us end up taking tons of photos throughout the lifespan of our devices. But what happens to all the old photos you take? Do you store them on an external hard-drive or keep them backed up to an online cloud service like Flickr? Let us know what your favorite way of storing old photos is and why.
Attention Sony Fans… Xperia X8 Forums Added
You guys asked for it and after much deliberation, we finally decided to give Sony’s latest family member a home on the XDA forum. The Xperia X8 is a mid range Android phone, which entered the mobile device market back in October. It seemed pretty obvious from the numerous requests that the device was gaining popularity, so we gave it a place were owners can talk and discuss a bit regarding some of its key advantages, weaknesses, and most importantly, to do some development work on the device.
Keep an eye out for this device and for the Sony brand in general, as it seems that they are jumping in the “device a month” band-wagon that most other manufacturers are going with lately.
Do you own a X8 already? Have you done anything to it that you would like to share with the rest of the world? Come join us in the Xperia X8 forum.
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