Matthew Miller

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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".

Matthew is a professional naval architect by day and a mobile gadgeteer at all other times. He purchases his own devices and then sells them on eBay or Swappa to buy more. Many other devices are sent for review on a 30-day loaner basis and then returned to the carrier or manufacturer. If any are provided as “long term loaner units” this will be clearly disclosed in his reviews.

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Hands-on with the HTC Flyer; an Evernote tablet

Hands-on with the HTC Flyer; an Evernote tablet

HTC finally entered the tablet space with the HTC Flyer and in order to differentiate their entry into this growing market they added support for inking with a pen. While this may seem like a throw back to a few years ago with the UMPC, the pen functionality works quite well and has its uses. The Evernote integration is also key to the device usefulness and capabilities.

May 22, 2011 by in Laptops

Image Gallery: Waterfield Designs cases for MSI Wind and T-Mobile G1

Image Gallery: Waterfield Designs cases for MSI Wind and T-Mobile G1

Waterfield Designs makes some of my favorite slip cases and I have them now for my MacBook Pro, Kindle/REDFLY, and MSI Wind. The MSI Wind is a very popular netbook and Waterfield is known for quickly providing cases for the latest and greatest devices. They make cases for much more than just laptops too and I was sent a sample of a T-Mobile G1 slip case to check out.

January 11, 2009 by in Laptops

New Evernote and Android Market apps on the HTC Flyer

New Evernote and Android Market apps on the HTC Flyer

Evernote released a new tablet-optimized client that turns out to work very well on the 7" HTC Flyer. The new Android Market app adds a slick user interface with books and movie rentals too. You can now find apps much faster in the Android Market with this new version of the store.

July 12, 2011 by in Laptops

Samsung Galaxy Tab kickstand case roundup

Samsung Galaxy Tab kickstand case roundup

The Samsung Galaxy Tab is the most popular Android tablet that is available on all four major US wireless carriers. In this gallery, with accompanying article and video, you can see three carrying cases with the ability to prop up the device for viewing video content and using an external keyboard.

December 19, 2010 by in Laptops