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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Carnival of the Mobilists #46

This is my first opportunity to host the Carnival of the Mobilists and I hope you enjoy all of the great content that writers submitted for consideration. Follow each link to read more of the articles and discover some great writing focused on the mobile industry.

September 24, 2006 by

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MobileTechRoundup show #69, the UMPC show

All three MobileTechRoundup hosts now own Samsung Q1 UMPC devices and this show tended to focus on the UMPC platform. We happened to receive a couple of emails regarding the Q1 as well so if you want to hear us chat about the small form factor slate Tablet PC, go on over and download the show.

September 23, 2006 by


Mobius Thailand 2006 coverage appears

Microsoft's annual mobile enthusiast conference kicks off in Thailand this year with another event planned for Boston next week. Check out some cool Windows Mobile related technologies and look around for even more coverage from the many other enthusiast sites covering the event.

September 21, 2006 by


Increase productivity with the Stowaway Sierra BT keyboard

Compact foldable keyboards are popular for entering large amounts of data on a mobile device or Tablet PC and there are several alternatives on the market. ThinkOutside used to sell a large keyboard with proprietary connectors to devices and finally released this keyboard with an integrated Bluetooth radio. It works with something over 500 mobile devices and Kevin Tofel has his in hand to be used with his Samsung Q1.

September 20, 2006 by


We don't need no stinking iPod or Zune!

Apple and Microsoft are going to compete for those who want to watch mobile video content, but who actually wants to watch a movie on a 2 or 3 inch display? Is there anything else out there that has no limits on content and provides a much better multimedia experience while still being somewhat portable? Yes, there is and you can read all about it in my blog post.

September 20, 2006 by


Vaja Classic E61 case; stylish and practical

Mobile enthusiasts generally like shopping for the perfect case and it usually takes several tries to get it right. Vaja has been making high quality Argentine leather cases for several years and they appear to be perfecting their designs as evidenced by their functional case for the QWERTY keyboard sporting Nokia E61.

September 19, 2006 by

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The QWERTY keyboard wasn't designed for mobile devices

The QWERTY keyboard keeps getting used by manufacturers on mobile devices and I think it is high time that someone step forward and evaluate whether that is really the best alternative. While thumb keyboard adoption is still fairly young in today's world, let's see a unique solution that helps people enter text faster and more accurately.

September 19, 2006 by