This is a peek into a technology writer’s home office, aka Mobile News Manor, discussing gadgets, apps, best practices using same, and ebooks. This week the Motorola XOOM got some hands-on time.
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.
Popular online speed trap locator Trapster has been hacked and is notifying its 10 million users their email and password may have been compromised.
A big draw to the Android platform is the ability to apply custom ROM images. I have been using the VaelPak ROM on my HTC EVO 4G for months, and I can highly recommend it for EVO owners.
HP/Palm is getting set to unveil the anticipated line of webOS tablets in just a few weeks, but there's something missing that is going to impact adoption.
The Android update cycle will continue to frustrate users, based on the flawed update process that Google has failed to address.
Verizon will be offering a couple of MiFi-like devices, or mobile hotspots, that will share the new 4G (LTE) network with up to 5 devices. I captured the Samsung model on a brief video.
The HTC Thunderbolt is a 4G-enabled phone on the new Verizon LTE network, available later this year. This video compares it side-by-side with the EVO 4G.
My brief time today with the Motorola XOOM made a definite impression, and a good one. I want one of these, and now.
Previously restricted to its 4G-capable phones, Sprint is extending the Premium data charge to all smartphones effective January 30.
Video calls are a great way to keep in touch with family and friends while traveling. Recently I tried Tango, and found it to be a solid performer on both Android and iOS.