T-Mobile is revealing their 3G wireless data plans for the rest of 2006 and beyond. They are behind all the other US carriers and selecting frequencies not currently supported by any mobile devices doesn't seem to help with the roll out. Also, is Hilary Duff going to be the next T-Mobile spokesperson?
The Mobile Gadgeteer
Professionals are doing more today on the go than ever before. Matthew Miller provides you with news, commentary and in-depth reviews of the latest in mobile gadgetry such as iPads, Android tablets, cutting edge smartphones, portable gaming,
Matthew Miller started using a Pilot 1000 in 1997 and has been writing news, reviews, and opinion pieces ever since.
ActiveWords improves productivity on all Windows platforms, but this latest public beta of ActiveWords InkPad 2 adds functionality that will please all UMPC users. The interface and user icon has been improved and it even performs a bit faster with this latest version.
It isn't really a good practice to take your mobile phone with you on a workout, but Nokia encourages it with their 5500 Sport model that is built for the abuse and sweat of the gym. Their latest Music Edition includes some accessories to help you get out and about right out of the box. Unfortunately, there is no timetable or news of a U.S. release of this model S60 smartphone.
The SE P990 was announced in 2005, but is just now entering into user's hands. While the device hardware is solid and packs in quite a bit of functionality, it is also quite thick and bulky compared to all the other new QWERTY devices on the market. Will buyers be swayed by the camera and the UIQ OS or will they bypass this latest Sony Ericsson entry?
A couple of the MobileTechRoundup team attended Mobius in Boston and had lots to talk about this week. We also chatted about other cool mobile technology and hope you enjoy the show.
The QWERTY keyboard smartphone market continues to expand and Cingular customers will soon get a chance to own one of the slimmest form factor devices out there. Cingular is looking to roll out HSDPA devices in the next couple of months and looks to be the carrier of choice for GSM phone enthusiasts.
I received a press release last night from Nokia announcing the launch of a cool new RSS feed aggregator called WidSets. Widsets is a Web 2.
The ZDNet IT Facts blog is a great source for interesting data and I find articles there related to mobile technology almost on a daily basis. The one that caught my eye yesterday stated that 63 million converged devices were expected to ship by year end 2010.
I have been using the Nokia N91 S60 smartphone for a couple of months and tend to use it to gather and listen to all of my favorite podcasts using the Nokia Podcasting application and a WiFi connection. The N91 is an interesting smartphone with a large 4GB drive and solid stainless construction.
Credit: Engadget.com I am a big fan of the Slingbox and the mobile Sling Player clients and now that we are seeing more and more S60 devices with WiFi and high resolution displays I have been hoping for a mobile client.