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SmartPhone Articles for November of 2006Below are the 91 SmartPhone articles for November of 2006
Despite last week's rumor, the Nokia 330 is not a successor to this company's Internet Tablet.
Information Appliance Associates has released pearlTunes, the first ever tool to take unlicensed music in Apple iTunes and automatically copy it to RIM's new BlackBerry Pearl.
The latest version of Kinoma's audio and video player for the Palm OS provides unprecedented access to video on a mobile device, including Flash Video direct from YouTube and Google[...]
Recently, an image has leaked out of a Cingular Wireless version of the latest Windows Mobile-based Treo.
Every year Spb Software House gathers information about the current Pocket PC community's status and compares it to the previous survey results.
The iPAQ rx5915 isn’t being dubbed as a PDA, but rather a Travel Companion as it has a built-in SiRFstar III GSC3F GPS chip and comes bundled with mapping software.[...]
An application that allows users to run thousands of programs originally written for the Palm OS on a Pocket PC has finally come out of beta.
In his latest review, Adama D. Brown takes a close look at HP's most recent handheld, a Pocket PC with a GPS receiver and 2 GB of built-in storage.
Fall is in full swing, which means the holiday shopping season is right around the corner. That's why Brighthand's monthly top 10 list is dominated by new models.
SplashPhoto Introduced for BlackBerries iambic GoogHelper 1.1 Released Mobile AntiVirus 4.0 for Windows Mobile Coming Soon
This point the BlackBerry Pearl is available exclusively from T-Mobile USA, but there's some evidence that RIM's latest smartphone may be released in the near future by Cingular Wireless.
In this editorial, Antoine Wright asks himself, could I replace my Palm OS Treo with a Symbian or Windows Mobile smartphone?
In the past weeks, some of Palm's most recent smartphones have been introduced in countries all around the world.
Google Introduces Stand-Alone Gmail Java Application Club Astraware Special Offers for November BoxWave Releases the Designio Leather Case for the Nokia E61 Chapura Releases an[...]
Ed Hardy's follow-up to an editorial he wrote a few months ago asking for an application that can bridge the "synchronization gap".
Cingular Wireless confirmed today that it will soon begin offering a new Pocket PC phone with 3G cellular-wireless networking and a built-in keyboard.
One of YouTube's co-founders said today that his company hopes to offer its videos on mobile devices next year.
NTP has just filed a patent infringement lawsuit against Palm, Inc. This alleges that Palm is infringing on patents related to wireless email.
As part of standardizing on just three mobile operating systems, Vodafone has announced that it will work with Microsoft to develop a package of applications to bring new services to[...]
Developer One--best known for its very popular time, contact, and task management application Agenda Fusion for Pocket PCs--has released a similar solution for smartphones running Windows Mobile 5.
Palm, Inc. has released a statement responding to the patent infringement lawsuit filed yesterday afternoon by NTP.
Samsung is demonstrating a highly portable PC with a unique design. This 1-pound device will include a folding keyboard and Mobile WiMAX.
Sony Ericsson is going to acquire UIQ Technology AB, the Swedish software company responsible for developing and licensing the UIQ user interface.
Toffa has introduced a family of applications that can synchronize GoogleCalendar with a wide variety of handhelds and smartphones.
Janam Technologies LLC, a company that makes rugged mobile computers that scan barcodes, has licensed the Palm OS for the next five years.
HTC says there is no truth to recent reports that Palm rejected $40 million worth of Treo smartphones that HTC had manufactured.
Palm has received the government approval it needs to introduce its latest Windows Mobile-based smartphone in the U.S.
Brighthand Forum moderator Magellan brings us a review of the latest version of Documents To Go, DataViz's software suite that allows Palm OS users to work with Microsoft Word Excel,[...]
Some images and new details of what is supposedly an upcoming Windows Mobile Smartphone have appeared on the Web.
Mark/Space has added many new features to its application for synchronizing Pocket PCs and WM Smartphones with computers running Mac OS X.
The last hurdle blocking the U.S. release of the latest Palm OS-based Treo has been removed.
In a recent post on the Windows Mobile Team Blog, one of Microsoft's developers explains why Wi-Fi support was removed from ActiveSync 4.0.
Motorola has just announced that it will acquire Good Technology, one of RIM's chief rivals in the market for push email.
The mylo is a small wireless device that allow users to exchange instant messages, browse the Internet, listen to music, send emails, and view photos. Ed Hardy brings us this[...]
Symbol Technologies is discontinuing its line of Palm OS-based industrial and commercial handhelds. It will continue to make similar devices running Windows Mobile.
Palm, Inc. is shutting down its "buyers reward" program in the next few months.
The latest fuel being added to the iPhone fire is a pair of patents that were approved on Thursday that many are taking as evidence that Apple is indeed in[...]
The release of the BenQ P51, this company's latest Windows Mobile-based smartphone, is drawing closer.
Cingular Wireless has just announced that it will begin offering the Samsung BlackJack later this week. This will be a slim Windows Mobile Smartphone with a built-in keyboard and support[...]
This is a version of the HTC Star Trek, which is also available as the Cingular 3125. The shape and size of this Windows Mobile Smartphone immediately invites comparison to[...]
Bell Canada is now offering the Motorola Q, a Windows Mobile Smartphone with a built-in keyboard and EV-DO support.
Garmin has added a Palm OS-based and a Windows Mobile-based handheld to its list of discontinued products.
Palm, Inc.'s share price jumped on Monday on a new round of rumors that it is going to be acquired by some company.
ViewSonic Corp. has introduced a collection of rugged handheld computers specifically built to meet mobile computing demands across a variety of industries, including retail, public safety, health-care, and the military.[...]
There has been a certain amount of confusion about Microsoft's new music and video player. Given its feature set, it seems unlikely very many people will consider it a replacement[...]
According to some some images that have appeared on the Web, Nokia intends to introduce a replacement for the E61/E62 called the E62i that will be much thinner than its[...]
Microsoft has has made its Voice Command application for Pocket PC for several years now. According to an unconfirmed report, a WM Smartphone version of this application will debut soon.
The Pearl is RIM's first smartphone with support for playing music and video, plus it has a built in camera. Brighthand's Editor-in-Chief brings us a review of this smartphone.
Those who are interested in a UMPC but have been turned off by these device's high prices should should be happy to learn that the Samsung Q1 is available for[...]
The 8525 is a Pocket PC phone that has a landscape orientation, with a QWERTY keyboard located on a slider so it can be hidden behind the QVGA touchscreen. One[...]
The Samsung BlackJack is a slim Windows Mobile Smartphone with a built-in keyboard. It is currently available from Cingular Wireless and can access this carrier’s 3G cellular-wireless network. This is[...]
The next smartphone from Palm, Inc., the Treo 680, is now listed on Amazon.com.
The best evidence yet has emerged that Apple, Inc. is going to release a combination phone and iPod in the near future. And Microsoft's CEO said this week that his[...]
The Cingular 8525 and BlackJack are now available from Cingular Wireless. Both of these run Windows Mobile, but one is a Pocket PC phone while the other is a WM[...]
According to Palm's CEO, this company hasn't dropped its plans to release a new class of devices created by Jeff Hawkins, Palm's co-founder.
Microsoft has released Voice Command 1.6, the latest version of its application that allows users to control their Windows Mobile devices with spoken commands.
Thanks to rapid growth in cellular-wireless devices, the number of handhelds shipped worldwide last quarter was up almost 32 percent from the same quarter of the previous year.
The Pharos Traveler 535v is a GPS PDA with WiFi access and Bluetooth connectivity. It was designed for the mobile professional, allowing users to access Microsoft Office files and uses[...]
MyKbd replaces the on-screen keyboard on Palm OS models with one that, according to Brighthand forum moderator holvoetn, allows for much faster and easier text entry.
A court in Texas ruled yesterday that Australia's national science agency has a patent on some of the core technologies used in some versions of Wi-Fi. This means a hundred[...]
Zagat To Go Updated for Palm OS, Pocket PC, and BlackBerry iambic Releases EzAlarm for Windows Mobile Smartphone Sherwin-Williams Coats Its Sales Force with Treos [...]
The Glofiish M700 is a Pocket PC phone with a sliding QWERTY keyboard, Wi-Fi, and GPS. This quad-band GSM device supports the 2.5G cellular-wireless standard EDGE, but not 3G. It[...]
The JAQ3 is a Pocket PC phone that offers both a built-in keyboard and Wi-Fi. By current standards this device is a bit weak in cellular-wireless capabilities; it has GSM[...]
Online retailer i-mate has launched its next Pocket PC phone, the JAQ3, which offers both a built-in keyboard and Wi-Fi.
E-TEN has taken the wraps off the Glofiish M700, a Pocket PC phone that will have a sliding QWERTY keyboard, Wi-Fi, and GPS.
HTC has just announced the Herald, which is also called the P4350. This is an updated version of the HTC Wizard that offers all the features of its predecessor but[...]
Despite all the rumors Apple, Inc. is going to introduce a a combination phone and iPod in the near future, Palm's CEO isn't worried because he doesn't think the device[...]
The first UMPC from Asus includes a built-in GPS receiver and a fingerprint scanner. It also sports a 1.3 megapixel camera. In addition, the R2H has Wi-Fi (a/b/g) and Bluetooth[...]
Cingular Wireless has just announced that it will begin offering the Palm Treo 680 at the end of this week, but the unlocked version goes on sale today.
Brighthand's Antoine Wright has spent several days with the newest Treo, and is ready to share his first impressions of this Palm OS-based smartphone.
miniMusic Introduces New Palm OS Music Creation Application eXtreme Agenda for WM Smartphone Updated Cingular Wireless Now Offering Enhanced Version of TeleNav GPS Navigator Astraware[...]
Palm, Inc. has posted on its support web site a software patch that fixes a serious bug in one of its latest smartphones.
i-mate will soon begin offering the PDAL, a Windows Mobile phone with Wi-Fi. To reduce the size of this smartphone, it will have neither a numberpad nor a keyboard.
Palm Holding 48 Hour Handheld Sale Spb Software House Releases Spb UniThemes 2.0 OtterBox Now Offering Rugged Case for Treos
After being available for the Palm OS for many years, iambic is going to release a Pocket PC version of its popular personal information manager application in the near future.
A developer willing to break his or her non-disclosure agreement with Microsoft has leaked a copy of the next version of Windows Mobile to a Russian-based web site.
Unbound Medicine Releases Special PDA-Only Version of Harrison's Practice Vaja i-Volution Models Introduced for Palm Treo 680 and Treo 750v Astraware's Glyph Coming Soon Documents[...]
Palm, Inc. has just said that it isn't taking in as much money this quarter as it has previously expected, a shortfall the company is blaming on a delay in[...]
Adama D. Brown tests out a new S60 smartphone now being offered by Cingular Wireless.
Thanks to an agreement that was just announced, Verizon Wireless' V CAST subscribers will soon be able to view a sampling of the most popular YouTube videos.
Although not yet available from this carrier, Cingular Wireless is now allowing people to pre-order the BlackBerry Pearl, RIM's latest smartphone.
Opera Software has released Opera Mini 3.0, the latest version of its free web browser that can run on most mobile phones.
In his latest editorial, Ed Hardy discusses the evidence that points to Dell introducing a new line of Pocket PCs in 2007.
According to a survey done by market-research firm IDC, those who use a smartphone are generally more satisfied with their devices than those who have a standard "dumb" phone.
Some pictures of the Sprint version a Windows Mobile Smartphone have emerged, showing that it will have a black casing, not the silver one currently being offered by Verizon Wireless.
The U.S. Supreme Court heard a case yesterday that's being closely watched across the technology industry, as it may determine what constitutes a valid patent in the future.
E-Ten believes the Glofiish X500 might be the world’s thinnest Pocket PC phone with both Wi-Fi and GPS. It uses the traditional tablet design, without a built-in keyboard, and includes[...]
No one argues that the use of mobile phones is increasing dramatically around the world, but, according to the head of Nokia, growth is out pacing many people's expectations.
Cingular Wireless has officially announced that it will be rolling out the RIM's latest smartphone over the next few days.
HP has launched its second new series of handhelds in just a few months. The iPAQ rx4240 and rx4540 are consumer-oriented models with a look somewhat different from most[...]
Marvell is now shipping a new generation of processors designed for handhelds and smartphones. These are the replacements for the Intel XScale line of processor that are widely used in[...]