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Smartphones and Cell Phones
Matthew Miller provides you with news, commentary and in-depth reviews of the latest in mobile phones sporting iOS, Android, and Windows.
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 different devices running Palm, Linux, Symbian, Newton, BlackBerry, iOS, Android, webOS, Windows Mobile, and Windows Phone operating systems. His current collection includes a Nokia Lumia 1520, Apple iPhone 6 Plus, BlackBerry Passport, Sony Xperia Z3, Microsoft Surface Pro 3, and many more, along with tons of accessories and classic devices like the Apple Newton MessagePad 2100 and Sony CLIE UX50. Matthew can be found on various discussion forums under the user name of "palmsolo".
Today's modern smartphone operating systems are all worthy of consideration and there are benefits to all of them not found on the others.
The iPhone 6 Plus is big, but also extremely capable. Apps are optimized for the large screen so that an iPad Mini is no longer necessary for everyone.
Apple joined the big screen smartphone competition last week and those whose lives are enhanced by large displays will love this device.
iPhone 6 and 6 Plus buyers who use their new phone on T-Mobile will find that the carrier offers a few things that other iPhone owners will not yet experience.
In the past low price Android phones frustrated me, but they have come a long way over the last couple years. Kyocera's new Hydro Life offers quite a bit in a rugged package.
T-Mobile continues to launch initiatives designed to provide customers with the best smartphone experience in their home and office.
Apple continues to work to make their iOS products business-friendly and the new iPhone 6 models will come with some enterprise apps preloaded out of the box.
Apple held an event in California this week and Kevin was there to get some initial hands-on with the new products.
There are many smartphones and devices without microSD cards, but Truffol has a handy solution that makes moving photos from your phone to your computer quick and easy.
We've seen plenty of new devices unveiled in the last few weeks. Matthew Miller's updated list includes the best Android and Windows handsets now available, as well as -- surprise! -- that new plus-sized iPhone.
The Apple Store and several US carriers struggled to keep up with iPhone 6 demand, but T-Mobile never even showed up to the party. I was lucky enough to score a phone though.
Moto X (2014) review: Bigger display, metal frame, and fabulous Motorola experiences make it the best Android
Motorola had one of the most underrated smartphones of 2013. The successor brings high-end design and specs along with even more Moto experiences.
Motorola announced a couple new phones last week and their all-time best selling smartphone saw some nice improvements while keeping the same low sub-$200 price.
Tablets are still convenient devices while smartphones are essential. The new big iPhone is knocking the small iPad from my hands for a few reasons.