Matthew Miller

Matthew Miller started using a Pilot 1000 in 1997 and has been writing news, reviews, and opinion pieces ever since.

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Unlocking your mobile phone is no longer prohibited

Last week the U.S. Copyright Office issued a ruling that states cell phone owners are allowed to break their software locks on their devices. There has been quite bit of talk about this on the internet, but the ruling doesn't state anything about requiring wireless carriers to unlock your phone. It just states that people who do so won't be subject to the prohibition against circumventing access controls during the next three years.

November 28, 2006 by

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Carnival of the Mobilists #55

The Carnival of the Mobilists is a weekly newsletter/summary of some of the best mobile technology sites and related postings that usually get you thinking more in depth about mobile tech. Check out issues #55 and see if you find some new favorite sites for yourself.

November 28, 2006 by

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Black Friday mobile gear shopping guide

Many of us love to get mobile gadgets as gifts and the choices out there are amazing this year. To help you figure out what to buy for someone you can check out some thoughts and experiences with laptops, UMPCs, high end mobile smartphones, portable media players, and other mobile related gear. You can hit the stores on Black Friday or shop from the comfort of your home and let others fight to save a few bucks.

November 22, 2006 by

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MobileTechRoundup show #78

The MobileTechRoundup gang chats about a couple new devices, the Fujitsu P1610 and the Microsoft Zune. We also congratulate Geek.com on their 10th anniversary and encourage listeners to register there for some great prizes to celebrate their birthday.

November 21, 2006 by

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i-mate JAQ3 is the world's thinnest Pocket PC Phone Edition

The Treo 700w and 700wx Phone Edition devices don't have much direct competition in the Windows Mobile marketplace with the QWERTY keyboards not covered by a slider, but TechFaith Wireless does have a new entry available in select areas. The i-mate JAQ3 looks like a Windows Mobile Smartphone, but it actually runs the Phone Edition software in a thin form factor.

November 19, 2006 by

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Happy 10th Birthday to Geek.com

It's not often that you run into a website that has been around for 10 years, but Geek.com has done it and is celebrating with a giveaway. Prizes include a SlingBox, Motorola Q, Neuros Audio Recorder 2, and much more. Visit the site and wish them a Happy Birthday.

November 16, 2006 by

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