Since picking up the HP TouchPad on launch day I have been swamped with one question: am I going to keep it or return it during the grace period?
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.
There aren't a lot of choices for HP TouchPad cases given how short a time the tablet has been on the market, so today I picked up the form-fitting HP Case.
Phone facts: Verizon has only been selling the iPhone 4 for a few months, yet statistics show Big Red is already accounting for a third of all iPhones sold in the U. S. Free iOS games make more revenue than paid versions.
Tablets can be adequate mobile blogging tools, if paired with the right mobile keyboard. The Freedom Pro Bluetooth keyboard works with just about every tablet.
An update coming to the Nexus S 4G by Sprint should address a lack of signal in areas where other phones have decent coverage, and also problems dealing with Wi-Fi networks.
Gateway is using unique technology to put a 14-inch monitor in the 13-inch ID47 notebook.
A new version of Google Maps for Android has rolled out today that adds useful features that will be popular with both those in urban areas and those in rural spots.
Taiwan-based HTC is still rocking the Android theme song and reports its net profits have doubled in the second quarter.
Unlimited smartphone data plans are going away, and for Verizon customers very soon. Folks are concerned about the change, but the fact is most won't notice anything different on the monthly bill.
I have only owned my TouchPad for a couple of days but am happy to report the TouchPad homebrew community is active and producing good stuff.