This is the year of the QWERTY mobile phone device and we see yet another competitor to the BlackBerry revealed at IFA in Berlin this week. The Samsung i600 stands out in the Windows Mobile segment with 3G and integrated WiFi radio support and we may even see it in the U.S. before the end of 2006.
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Professionals are doing more today on the go than ever before. Matthew Miller and Joel Evans provide 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.
With more than 15 years of mobile, Internet and wireless experience, Joel specializes in taking existing brands and technologies into the mobile and wireless space. Joel is currently the VP of Strategy Integration for Mobiquity, an enterprise-class mobile solutions provider.
Did you get the free cell phone your carrier provided with new service and are you satisfied with it? Or do you seek to find a mobile phone that matches your personality and style? Michael Mace put together a great editorial on the differences between U.S. and European mobile phone users.
The HTC Excalibur Windows Mobile 5 Smartphone is rumored to be coming to T-Mobile USA. O2 is releasing the device as the O2 Cosmo so we know it is available for carriers and think T-Mobile would be a perfect fit for a Smartphone with integrated WiFi.
There are some details on a new HP Pocket PC device that has a completely unique form factor and design. However, there are no specs on the storage capacity which is important for something that is marketed as a video player and why is the display so dang small?
California legislation to ban the use of cell phones without a hands-free system is getting closer and closer to being law after passage in the Assembly. The Senate must now approve it and then Governor Schwarzenegger must sign it to become law in 2008.
The Sprint model Windows Mobile Treo adds much more Program memory and has an amazingly low EVDO wireless data plan to boot. Treo fans should be lining up this weekend at their local Sprint store.
It looks like Samsung will be offering buyers several choices when it comes to their UMPC lineup with a flash drive based model and now one with HSDPA high speed wireless radio. We should see these models out in time for the holiday buying season this year.
Lots of us strap iPods and other mobile technology to us when we go to the gym or hit the road to workout. Scott eVest recently released a new T-shirt product that provides comfort while adding a functional pocket for storing your MP3 player.
Nokia has plans to be a force to reckon with in the fast growing GPS navigation area with the planned purchase of an established German company. We should see mapping and navigation on the Nokia 770 Internet Tablet in the future.
S60 device owners have had access to Yahoo! Go for Mobile services for several months and now Windows Mobile Smartphone and Pocket PC owners can enjoy these features on their devices.