MobileTechRoundup show #191; Lenovo, Kindle updates, Palm Pre

Summary:motr_cover.jpgJames helped kick off MobileTechRoundup show #191 by talking a bit about smartbooks and Lenovo's purchase and setup of their Lenovo Mobile group that they previously sold in 2003. If you own an Amazon Kindle you will be pleased to know there is a firmware update giving you PDF support and more. None of the MoTR gang went to a physical store for deals, but one of us did find an online special. Kevin also explains why his Palm Pre has a couple months to get its act together.

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James helped kick off MobileTechRoundup show #191 by talking a bit about smartbooks and Lenovo's purchase and setup of their Lenovo Mobile group that they previously sold in 2003. If you own an Amazon Kindle you will be pleased to know there is a firmware update giving you PDF support and more. None of the MoTR gang went to a physical store for deals, but one of us did find an online special. Kevin also explains why his Palm Pre has a couple months to get its act together.

Topics: Mobility, Hardware, Lenovo, Smartphones

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Matthew Miller started using a mobile devices in 1997 and has been writing news, reviews, and opinion pieces ever since. He is a co-host with GigaOM's Kevin Tofel on the MobileTechRoundup podcast and an author of three Wiley Companion series books. Matthew started using mobile devices with a US Robotics Pilot 1000 and has owned over 200 d... Full Bio

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