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SmartPhone Articles for October of 2007Below are the 93 SmartPhone articles for October of 2007
All signs say that the launch the successor to the Nokia N800 Internet Tablet is drawing close, and there's even some evidence of what this device will look like.
Research in Motion has taken the wraps off a version of the popular BlackBerry Pearl created for telcos like Sprint and Verizon. This will be the first in this series[...]
Israel-based Emblaze Mobile might be the first to introduce a device running ALP, the Linux-based operating system that will be one of the replacements for the Palm OS. The company[...]
Palm, Inc. has released the results of its most recent financial quarter. Just as the company had warned investors recently, it did not earn a profit, and doesn't expect to[...]
Palm Inc.'s CEO said today that his company expects to release before the end of next year devices running the Linux-based operating system it currently has in development.
Asus has released the details on a new Ultra Mobile PC it will release later this month. This will be an updated version of the R2 that, among other changes,[...]
T-Mobile USA will soon introduce a new Windows Mobile smartphone it's calling the Shadow, according to unconfirmed reports. This model will supposedly be a version of the HTC Juno, and[...]
Each month, Brighthand publishes a list of the handhelds and smartphones that readers have shown the most interest in during the preceding four weeks. This month's list contains a number[...]
Asus has delayed the release of the Eee PC to give it time to add additional software to this Linux-based sub-notebook.
The HTC Touch has been on the market in Europe and Asia for several months, where its selling very well. Even though this smartphone has yet to officially launch in[...]
Earlier this week, Research in Motion took the wraps off a version of the popular BlackBerry Pearl for telcos that use the CDMA standard. Today, Verizon Wireless committed to releasing[...]
Nokia's announcement this week that it will acquire navigation system maker NAVTEQ could be a big step toward bringing navigation and location-based services (LBS) capabilities into the enterprise, some experts[...]
AT&T will launch a new high-end Windows Mobile smartphone tomorrow, the AT&T Tilt. This device will offer a built-in keyboard, 3G support, and a 3 MP camera, and a GPS[...]
Sprint will start offering the Palm Centro in a week or so, but so far Palm, Inc. has been very quiet about what other telcos will be carrying versions of[...]
Epocrates, one of the most popular medical reference applications for mobile devices, will soon be available for BlackBerry smartphones.
The AT&T Tilt is a Windows Mobile 6 smartphone with an innovative shape. When its screen is slid aside to expose the QWERTY keyboard, it flips up at an angle,[...]
Mobile Tech News — Astraware Fall Sale; Updates for Adobe Flash Lite, Extreme Agenda, and Pocket Mechanic Pro
Astraware Announces Fall Sale Adobe Flash Lite 3 Available.. but Not to the Public Extreme Agenda 3.0 Released Pocket Mechanic Professional Updated
Sony has taken the wraps off the second version of its device dedicated to reading ebooks. The new model will offer a number of improvements over its predecessor, including a[...]
Early this year, HTC -- a company best known for making smartphones -- announced its first Ultra Mobile PC. The HTC Shift has not yet been released, but its developer[...]
RIM,maker of the BlackBerry line of smartphones, has just reported that during its most recent financial quarter, the revenue was over twice what the company took in during the same[...]
With the growing multimedia capabilities of BlackBerry platform, there have been many requests to Sling Media for a version of its SlingPlayer Mobile application for RIM's smartphones. In respose, the[...]
Remote access has become commonplace, and many IT managers are more comfortable with allowing staff to work remotely, but a recent survey sponsored by SonicWall found that when staff go[...]
According to a document that has leaked out of Verizon, this wireless carrier will launch several new smartphones in the coming weeks in a variety of operating systems, shapes, and[...]
Apple has alienated many of its customers by strictly limiting the types of third-party software that can run on the iPhone, which includes blocking the use of native applications. But,[...]
SanDisk Readies 8 GB Cards for Mobile Phones Opera Mobile 8.65 for Windows Mobile Now Out of Beta Nokia N76 Firmware Update Adds Active Search [...]
An FCC filing shows that Samsung is preparing a possible successor to the popular BlackJack smartphone, though details are slim. *UPDATED*
Kevin O'Brien brings us a review of iPod touch, a device that's not just a widescreen media player but a full handheld computer.
Deutsche Telekom, the parent company of T-Mobile, is interested in acquiring more small carriers, in the U.S. as well as Europe.
One day after FCC documents revealed the impending release of a new Samsung smartphone, full photos have been made available of the upcoming "BlackJack II" for AT&T.
Sprint today announced plans to introduce the BlackBerry Pearl 8130 next month. This will be an updated version of the smartphone that launched last year, and will for the first[...]
There are Windows Mobile devices with VGA screens and there are smartphones with sliding keyboards, but no one has combined these two... until now.
The Fujitsu LifeBook U810 is a UMPC that has attracted a great deal of attention for its very small size and ability to function in both tablet and laptop modes.[...]
Some investors and analysts are urging Sprint to slow down its plans to roll out a 4G wireless network service, or even sell off the related assets.
Just about everyone says they believe in recycling, but Palm, Inc. is putting its money where its mouth is. This company will cover the cost of recycling any phone or[...]
According to a new report, the allegedly in-development Google Phone isn't a phone at all, but a mobile operating system designed to compete with Microsoft's Windows Mobile offering.
A recent report indicating Apple might be relenting on its ban of third-party iPhone applications to the point of setting up a store to sell approved software has caused some[...]
Astraware Boardgames Brings Classic Board Games to Mobiles Jaiku Purchased By Google Treo 500v Coming to Singapore
There is good new for Firefox fans; Mozilla has promised to devote much more time and resources to a version of its web browser for smartphones.
It's not unusual for customers dealing with their wireless carriers to get bad service, but in his latest editorial Adama Brown recounts an especially bad example, which causes him to[...]
When the Palm Centro was unveiled a couple of weeks ago, Sprint promised that this smartphone would have its worldwide debut on October 14. The telcom has just announced that[...]
Asus has promised that the much-anticipated Eee PC will hit the U.S. market before the end of this month.
The Centro is one of the smallest and lightest smartphones Palm has ever offered. Nevertheless, it still includes a full QWERTY keyboard and a 320 by 320 pixel touchscreen. It[...]
Antoine Wright says the pricing and timing of the Palm Centro's introduction makes it a compelling buy in view of other devices in its price range.
New details about Microsoft's future plans for its mobile operating system may be revealed by a patent just granted to it.
HP has not yet revealed when its new line of iPAQs will will be released, but there's good evidence that at least one of them will be on the market[...]
Motorola has announced plans to acquire half of the company that owns the rights to UIQ, a clear sign that it intends to put more emphasis on this mobile platform.
Fingertip-controlled mobile devices are all the rage in the wake of the iPhone's release, but these have a drawback: in order to tap on the display, it's necessary for the[...]
Brighthand's Ed Hardy brings us this review of AT&T's latest high-end Windows Mobile smartphone, the AT&T Tilt. This includes a video overview.
Taptu Launches New Mobile Search Wake3 Announces WebKit for Windows Mobile HTC Touch P3050 and HTC S640 Launched in Canada by Telus
The BlackBerry 8310 is a new model in RIM’s Curve series of smartphones that adds GPS capabilities. Like the other devices in the 8300 series it offers multimedia capabilities, including[...]
Sprint has just announced that it will begin offering the Touch by HTC in less than three weeks, which will make it the first U.S. carrier to offer this Windows[...]
AT&T Wireless is now offering the BlackBerry Curve 8310, a new version of this consumer-oriented smartphone with a built-in GPS receiver.
After months of trying to block users for installing native third-party applications on the Apple iPhone and iPod touch, Apple has just given in. It has promised to release the[...]
Nokia has taken the wraps off the Nokia N810 Internet Tablet, an updated version of this traditional handheld with integrated GPS capabilities and slide-out keyboard.
After months of anticipation and intense consumer interest, Asus has announced that its low-priced Eee PC ultra-portable notebook will be available for purchase in the United States "within a few[...]
Microsoft has recently reorganized its mobile technology division, putting a greater degree of emphasis on marketing and exposure for its "Windows Live" online services.
The Fujitsu LifeBook U810 is a convertible laptop so small that it can easily be carried round in a purse. According to Tiffany Boggs it makes a great travel[...]
The Samsung SCH-i760 is a Windows Mobile 6 smartphone with both a built-in keyboard and a numberpad. For those looking for a mobile device with 3G, the i760 can connect[...]
StyleTap Inc. has announced plans to release StyleTap CrossPlatform for Symbian OS, which will allow smartphones running this operating system to run applications written for the Palm OS.
Mobile Tech News — Spb Pocket Plus 4.0 Released, Google Mobile Applications Updates, LobsterTunes Wins Award
Spb Pocket Plus 4.0 Released Google Mobile Applications Updates LobsterTunes Named Winner of the Treo Windows Mobile Challenge
The long-awaited Samsung SCH-i760 is finally available from Verizon Wireless. This is a Windows Mobile 6 smartphone with both a built-in keyboard and a numberpad.
PhatWare Releases Pocket dbExplorer 3.0 SanDisk Announces 8-Gigabite SanDisk Extreme III SDHC OtterBox Releases iPhone Defender Series Cases
Nokia has reported the results of a strong financial quarter. Its total number of devices shipped and profits were up substantially.
Verizon Wireless has announced plans to release a smartphone it is calling the SMT5800, which is reportedly a version of the HTC Vox, a Windows Mobile device with both a[...]
The Nokia N81 8GB offers features for those who want both a mobile music player and a portable gaming console. This Symbian/S60 smartphone can connect to both the Nokia Music[...]
The Nokia N81 offers features for those who want both a mobile music player and a portable gaming console.
Despite saying that two traditional handhelds would be released before the end of this year, HP's official site now reflects availability slated for 2008.
Apple, Inc. says it has sold 1.4 million iPhones since the device launched this summer. It has also said a significant percentage of these were sold to people who unlocked[...]
Not long ago, FCC documents indicated that Samsung was preparing another smartphone for likely release on AT&T. Now, that information is confirmed, and the world has its first official look[...]
i-mate has officially set availability dates for some of its extremely high-end "Ultimate" line of Pocket PC phones, the Ultimate 6150 and 8150, as well as revealing two new models[...]
Earlier this week, there was strong evidence that HP had pushed the release of two traditional handhelds back until next year. A company spokesperson has confirmed that one model has[...]
Yesterday, Samsung and AT&T took the wraps off the BlackJack II, and Brighthand's Ed Hardy has some some first thoughts on this device -- with a bit of video --[...]
An image purported to be a rendering of Palm's next high-end Windows Mobile based smartphone, known as the Treo 800w, has appeared on the Web.
Today, Google has begun to roll out IMAP support as a free service to all Gmail users.
Possibly a better name for the Sidekick LX would be the “Sidekick 4”, as this is the follow-up to the Sidekick 3 as the flagship model in this product line.[...]
Mobile Tech News — Dashwire Web-Based Mobile Device Manager, Palm’s New GPS Solution, Treo 750 in Ecuador
Dashwire Web-Based Mobile Device Manager Released Palm Releasing New GPS Navigator and Garmin Software for Its Smartphones Treo 750 Introduced in Ecuador
The new flagship model of the Sidekick line is now available. After first unveiling it late last month, T-Mobile USA now has the Sidekick LX on sale.
Palm, Inc.'s new chairman, Jon Rubinstein, has admitted that his company is 18 months away from launching smartphones running a new Linux-based operating system.
While mobile web usage is growing, an issue that seems to constantly pop up is how to synchronize shared content between mobile web browsers and their desktop counterparts. Opera Software[...]
Despite pressure from some of its shareholders, Sprint says its plan to introduce WiMax service next year in going ahead.
i-mate is reportedly coming out with a device that has a certain amount in common with the Palm Foleo, and this has Antoine Wright thinking maybe Palm was on the[...]
Mobile Tech News — 8 GB microSDHC and M2 Cards, Astraware Solitaire Halloween Edition, Phone Guardian 2.0
SanDisk Releases 8 GB microSDHC and M2 Flash Memory Cards Astraware Solitaire Halloween Edition Released Phone Guardian v.2.0 for Symbian S60 Released
T-Mobile USA has announced plans to introduce the Shadow, a Windows Mobile 6 smartphone with a sliding numberpad that will debut at $150.
After a long wait, users of Treo 750 units without carrier branding can now get the free upgrade to Windows Mobile 6 promised to them by Palm, Inc. in March.
Many of those who were interested in the Palm Foleo before it was canceled have turned their attention to the Asus Eee PC, a similarly inexpensive Linux-based laptop. Jerry[...]
The Treo 500w is Palm’s first model without a touchscreen. It still, however, includes a full keyboard. It runs Microsoft’s Windows Mobile 6 Standard, the version of this operating system[...]
The Pantech Duo is a 3G smartphone with a slightly unusual design: it includes both a sliding keyboard and a sliding numberpad. This windows Mobile 6 Standard device sports a[...]
AT&T is now offering the Pantech duo. This 3G smartphone -- which includes both a full QWERTY keyboard and a numberpad -- is the seventh Windows Mobile device in this[...]
Google will reportedly unveil the details of its foray into smartphones early next month. Exactly what the Internet giant's offering will be remains a matter of rumor and speculation.
The iPAQ 110 has a slim shape that’s just 0.54 inches thick. Despite its slender build, this Windows Mobile device packs a 624 MHz processor, Wi-Fi b/g, and Bluetooth. It[...]
T-Mobile USA is offering the Shadow, a low-cost Windows Mobile 6 smartphone. It has a sliding keyboard that uses a system that includes 20 keys, most of which will handle[...]
HTC, the company that created and manufactured the AT&T 8525, has breathed new life into this aging smartphone by releasing a Windows Mobile 6 Professional upgrade for it.
A new model in Nokia's Internet Tablet series will be on the market soon, and Brighthand's Editor-in-Chief has some first thoughts on the N810 after spending a bit of time[...]