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 was a co-host, with Kevin Tofel, of the MobileTechRoundup podcast for 13 years and authored three Wiley Companion series books. Matthew started using mobile devices with a US Robotics Pilot 1000 and has owned hundreds of devices running Palm, Linux, Symbian, Newton, BlackBerry, iOS, Android, webOS, Windows Mobile, and Windows Phone operating systems. His current collection includes a Galaxy Z Fold 3, COROS Vertix 2, Garmin Fenix 945 LTE, Microsoft Surface Pro 6, and many more, along with classic devices like the Apple Newton MessagePad 2100 and Sony CLIE UX50. Matthew can be found on various social networks 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 Swappa to buy more. Many other devices are sent for review on a typical 30-day or long-term loan basis and then returned to the carrier or manufacturer.

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Image Gallery: First thoughts on the Nokia N85 North American version

Image Gallery: First thoughts on the Nokia N85 North American version

The Nokia N85 is the first Nseries device to use an OLED display and it looks FANTASTIC. The N85 may be one of the best Nokia S60 devices and should replace the N95 as the most popular Nokia device in 2009. All I needed to see to convince me to purchase the device was the OLED display, but there is a ton more packed into the device too. Take a look at several photos of the device as I start working on my full review.

January 1, 2009 by in Smartphones

Image Gallery: Handy Tools Pack for S60 3rd Edition devices

Image Gallery: Handy Tools Pack for S60 3rd Edition devices

There are several excellent applications for Nokia S60 devices and some of the best utilities are included in the Handy Tools Pack from Paragon Software. There are 11 utilities in the suite and I took a quick look at 7 of them that I found very useful. Take a look at the screenshots and then check out the video of each application in use.

October 12, 2008 by in Smartphones

Image Gallery: MessagEase for the Apple iPhone

Image Gallery: MessagEase for the Apple iPhone

MessagEase has been around since the days of the Palm Pilot and provides you with an alternative text entry method that is optimized for taps and slides. The QWERTY keyboard is for two hands on a PC and this MessagEase model is made just for stylus/finger focused text entry on a mobile device.

September 28, 2009 by in Smartphones

Image Gallery: Verizon HTC DROID Incredible; Functions and Applications

Image Gallery: Verizon HTC DROID Incredible; Functions and Applications

The HTC DROID Incredible is getting quite a few people excited about the next Google Android device on Verizon Wireless and in this image gallery we present a much closer look at functions and applications. Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync is supported quite well and we present screenshots of this, along with the text input options, document viewer, Skype Mobile, and NFL Mobile.

April 21, 2010 by in Smartphones

HTC Advantage X7501

HTC Advantage X7501

The HTC Advantage X7501 was just made available at U.S. retailers like CompUSA and Amazon starting at US$850. This Windows Mobile 6 Professional device packs in everything, but the kitchen sink and after just a couple of hours with the device I found it does many things very well.

August 7, 2007 by in Smartphones

The Missing Sync for Windows Mobile 4.0

The Missing Sync for Windows Mobile 4.0

People who have Macs and Windows Mobile devices have a syncing solution that actually turns out to be much more functional and powerful than the ActiveSync client found on Windows PCs. Mark/Space just released their latest version that adds support for Windows Mobile 6, improves SMS log functionality, and many more new features.

August 15, 2007 by in Smartphones