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The mobile space is exploding with smartphones in every pocket and tablets on the horizon. James Kendrick brings you the latest news from the mobile world and a breakdown of what it means to you. If it is tech and it moves, you'll find it here.
James Kendrick has been using mobile devices since they weighed 30 pounds, and has been sharing his insights on mobile technology for almost that long.
The Galaxy Tab 10.1 is now available for sale in a Wi-Fi version, and we like what we see in our test drive of the Honeycomb tablet.
Whatever you feel qualifies to be called "4G", T-Mobile's HSPA+ 42 network is pretty darn fast. The carrier has just rolled out the fast service to 42 new areas, bringing almost 100 cities under its 4G umbrella.
What to get this tech lover for Fathers Day is the biggest challenge of the year for my family. After lots of thought about a good gift, I only come up with one really good one.
I am enjoying the Galaxy Tab 10.1 as it is a really nice tablet, easily the nicest Android tablet I have used to date. The problem is that perception is in spite of Honeycomb 3.1, not a result of it.
Here are the top Android apps for Honeycomb tablets I am currently using, with some honorable mentions thrown in for good measure.
My recent purchase of the Nexus S smartphone has made it clear to me that even though I have tested and used dozens of Android devices, I had no idea what stock Android looked like.
T-Mobile is running a one day Father's day special this Saturday and giving Dads a year of free smartphone data.
The decision to make Windows 8 work on all types of devices may work for Microsoft, but it will fail in the mobile space if it exposes the user to two areas of legacy Windows operation.
The folks at Fossil Watch sent me the MetaWatch, a watch that is in constant communication with my smartphone to send me notifications in real-time. This is a great start to making the Personal Grid a reality.