Matthew Miller

Matthew Miller started using mobile devices in 1997 and has been writing news, reviews, and opinion pieces ever since. He is a co-host, with ZDNet's Kevin Tofel, of the MobileTechRoundup podcast and an author of three Wiley Companion series books. Matthew started using mobile devices with a US Robotics Pilot 1000 and has owned more than 200 different devices running Palm, Linux, Symbian, Newton, BlackBerry, iOS, Android, webOS, Windows Mobile, and Windows Phone operating systems. His current collection includes a Nokia Lumia 830, Apple iPhone 6 Plus, BlackBerry Passport, Sony Xperia Z3, Microsoft Surface Pro 3, and many more, along with tons of accessories and classic devices like the Apple Newton MessagePad 2100 and Sony CLIE UX50. Matthew can be found on various discussion forums under the user name of "palmsolo".

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Do you need an Office suite on a smartphone?

Do you need an Office suite on a smartphone?

Windows Mobile Smartphones do not have native or even 3rd party software that allows you to create and edit all types of Office documents while Symbian and Palm devices do have this ability. Some say that viewers are enough and even then Microsoft relies on a 3rd party developer to provide this functionality. Does Microsoft need to improve in this area to become more competitive in the enterprise market?

August 27, 2006 by in Smartphones

ASUS R2H UMPC provides integrated GPS

ASUS R2H UMPC provides integrated GPS

The Asus R2H UMPC was officially announced today, but a couple of the specs are less than expected. The device may have issues running at the default 256MB RAM with the Tablet PC OS and integrated GPS receiver. Nothing spectacular stands out on the device and UMPC fans may want to stick with the Samsung Q1 for now.

August 25, 2006 by in Hardware

TyTN: Smartphone of your dreams?

TyTN: Smartphone of your dreams?

HTC is known for manufacturing many of the Windows Mobile and a couple Palm devices and is now branding and selling their own devices, starting with the superb HTC TyTN Pocket PC Phone Edition. Check out the full review for all the details on this fine piece of hardware.

August 23, 2006 by in Mobility

Nokia launches firmware update site

Nokia launches firmware update site

Nokia device owners no longer are required to send in their devices to a Nokia service center to have their ROM flashed. If your phone is supported make sure you follow the specific directions to successfully update your phone to the latest firmware.

August 22, 2006 by in Microsoft

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