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SmartPhone Articles for December of 2005Below are the 84 SmartPhone articles for December of 2005
The latest version of Astraware Sudoku allows users to download the Puzzle of the Day over the air using connected devices.
Palm has released a significant update to the LifeDrive. The most important changes include improved WiFi performance, better audio quality during MP3 playback, faster page rendering in the web browser[...]
Palm has posted on its web site a highly-anticipated ROM update for its LifeDrive mobile manager. This makes a number of improvements to the device, including enhancing its WiFi functionality[...]
AutoSync makes Palm OS handhelds synchronize in a manner similar to the way Pocket PCs do. The handheld begins to synchronize automatically as soon as it is docked.
Opera Mobile to make debut in January Samsung shows flexible 7" display Korean PocketPC with built-in TV
The FCC has published the manual and a few other goodies regarding the Palm Treo 700w due out on Verizon at the end of this month, or early next year.[...]
VITO Technology announces a major update of its favorite voice controlling application VITO Voice2Go. The recently released program has already become very popular on the market and now is concentrated[...]
Verizon has posted an ad for Palm's first Windows Mobile smartphone on its web site, confirming that this device will be called the Treo 700w.
TV Guide Mobile is a new television listings and content service for Palm OS and Windows Mobile.
Here at BargainPDA, we have a really great tradition in our forums of helping people who are looking to purchase a PDA either for the first time, or to get[...]
Blue Nomad has released the Nomad Security Suite, a collection of security related applications for Palm OS handhelds and smartphones.
Street Duel: Underground Racing is a 3D driving game based on the dark street racing subculture.
Verizon has posted a page that will let you sign up for a notification as soon as you can order the Treo 700w. Palm told us they expect a formal[...]
The latest version of Wine Enthusiast Guide now contains every wine reviewed by Wine Enthusiast, enhanced cellar management tools, expanded vintage charts, wine tutorials, and a 1,400-term glossary.
Cingular Wireless has officially begun offering service on its fastest cellular wireless network yet.
Microsoft representatives have just announced that their company will release applications that will allow Windows Mobile Smartphone users to view Word, Excel, and PowerPoint files on their devices.
Adaptation Kit Update 2 for Windows Mobile 5 HP to rebrand iPaq hw6700 as hw6900? Cingular close to releasing Faraday, Wizard
Spb Software House has announced the results of its second annual global survey of Pocket PC users.
Despite being introduced towards the beginning of 2005 and available in Europe for several months, the HP iPAQ hw6515 has just recently been rolled out in the US on Cingular's[...]
Spb surver results illuminate PocketPC usage Rumor: Palm to launch Linux-based smartphones IEEE approves mobile WiMax standard
Handango has unveiled Ringphonic, a robust ringtone jukebox for BlackBerry devices.
According to a global research and consulting company, the Palm Treo 650 is the highest-rated converged device in the United States.
A representative for Motorola has announced that the first version of his company's upcoming, highly-anticipated smartphone will be CDMA, not GSM/GPRS.
First hint of next generation Windows Mobile OS Gartner: Stop deploying Blackberries Loox N560 to include VGA, 802.11g, kitchen sink
It's a rumor at this point, but the pictures make it look pretty real. Whether or not HP intends to release this smartphone is another issue. The HP iPAQ hw4500[...]
Soon Windows Mobile users will be able to watch everything they could on their home TV... but on their handheld or smartphone.
Microsoft has given the world a very brief overview of its plans for future versions of the Windows Mobile platform.
According to an unconfirmed report, HP's first device running Windows Mobile for Smartphone may be coming soon.
JAVOedge is offering 15 percent off any purchase their cases, cables and other peripherals during this holiday season.
It seems to be the current vogue that every new smartphone gets 15 minutes of being called a "Treo killer." But for the PPC 6700, is this overenthusiastic hype or[...]
MiTAC has unveiled the Mio A201, its latest GPS-enabled Pocket PC.
The New York Times has published an extensive interview with Palm's CEO. In it, he talks about the future of the Palm OS and handhelds and smartphones in general.
TerrasatPix USA lets Pocket PC users view images of locations in the United States.
An IEEE committee has given its approval to an emerging wireless networking standard that is expected to compete with 3G and 4G cellular wireless networks.
The Cingular 2125 Smartphone is now available for $199 after 2-year contract. The 2125 is the first Windows Mobile 5 Smartphone and brings a host of features to the tablet[...]
The 2125 is the first Windows Mobile 5 Smartphone and brings a host of features to the tablet including Bluetooth, 1.3 megapixel camera, EDGE, and quad-band GSM.
Astraware and PopCap have released a new game starring Chuzzles, googly-eyed little balls of fur.
Brighthand's Editor-in-Chief recently had an opportunity to spend a bit of time with a highly-anticipated smartphone, the Motorola Q.
Cingular Wireless is now offering the 2125, a new Windows Mobile Smartphone with a QVGA screen and Bluetooth.
This is Part II of this review. Part I should be read first. Email Focus One of the best parts of the Motorola Q is its built-in keyboard. This will[...]
Electric Pocket has launched a Pocket PC Phone Edition version of its application that lets users customize their phones with personal ringtones and SMS tones.
Ed Hardy takes a look at a battery pack that can recharge a handheld or smartphone when the user is away from electrical sockets.
Roy Bedlow previously was director of Palm EMEA's Wireless Business Unit, responsible for the Treo family of smartphones and alliances with leading operators throughout Europe.
Plazmoids! is a space shooting game for Palm OS with 3D-style graphics with animation, quality sound effects, and addictive techno music.
Remo is a software application that provides access to email, contacts, and calendar data on standard mobile phones.
Zagat Survey has launched ZAGAT TO GO a BlackBerry version of the company's restaurant and nightlife guide.
Visto has just filed suit, claiming that Microsoft's mobile email system violates three patents Visto has held for almost ten years.
Bitstream has released a version of its ThunderHawk web browser for smartphones running Nokia's S60.
The purpose of a Public Relations department is to provide a positive public face for a company or a product. So why is it that some PR departments do everything[...]
An FCC document makes it clear that Verizon will be the first wireless carrier to offer Motorola's upcoming smartphone.
An upcoming device from DualCor Technologies will run both Windows Mobile and Windows XP. Update: A great deal of new information, as well as a much better picture, have emerged[...]
The online handheld software retailer Handango has leaked the approximate release date for the first Windows Mobile Treo.
Google has launched a mobile version of its Web-based email service.
I have a friend who is an application developer and is looking to purchase his first PDA. And while most would send him off to a lower-priced or recently outdated[...]
Report: Treo 700w to debut during or around CES GMail launches mobile-optimized version DualCor seeks to combine XP tabletPC, WM smartphone Visto sues Microsoft for patent infringement
So is this a Tablet or PDA? More on that debate in our full review. Our first impression is that this most certainly is a hell of a fun digital[...]
A pair of new beta versions of Skype for Pocket PC are now available. One of these brings support for handhelds with slower processors.
These applications have received an award created to celebrate innovation in the Palm OS developer community.
I have seen a bit of a change, not only in my use of technology, but in everyday use of technology by all people. More than just being connected all[...]
T-Mobile USA is still lagging well behind its competitors in offering high-speed wireless service.
Although the Patent Office has not yet declared invalid the five patents held by NTP that are at the heart of its lawsuit against RIM, it has let both companies[...]
BargainPDA.com is giving away a couple of cool prizes this holiday season. In our goody bag we have the Palm Treo 650, a prize for those that don't have[...]
NYT: USPTO to invalidate NTP patents Pre-release Treo 700w review Palm releases quarterly results T-Mobile still one year away from high-speed
Palm blew the doors off the barn with a fantastic financial quarter. On their conference call Palm has confirmed the Treo 700w is on time, which means it will likely[...]
During its most recent financial quarter, Palm earned $24.4 million and its revenues went up 18 percent.
In addition to the Windows Mobile Treo, Palm's CEO has revealed how many other new Treo models will be announced in 2006. Other sources have also some details on these[...]
A Pocket PC version of a classic computer game has just been released.
Palm has given up its charade and confirmed the name rumors had given to its first Windows Mobile smartphone.
A web site dedicated to the original PDA is shutting down and selling off its collection.
That's right, now is the time to get in on the exploding Apple Newton Museum business. The Newton Museum is closing its virtual doors and placing their entire collection of[...]
During its most recent financial quarter, RIM saw its revenue go up 53 percent from the same period of last year.
One of the hallmarks of the holiday season is the idea that this is the best time to give to those who are not as well off or who have[...]
Simbsoft new Super Deluxe Theme Pack contains more than 500 Today Screen themes.
One of the most vital facts about Palm's first Windows Mobile smartphone is now available for the first time.
Last week we finished running a contest for a Treo TripKit and Palm Treo 650 in which we asked what people could do with a Treo 650 to help improve[...]
Just because new handhelds are out with features that make you drool doesn't mean that your current device should be thrown away.
RelLab has released a turn-based strategy game which allows Pocket PC users to control net forces.
The HP iPAQ hw6515 Mobile Messenger isn't pushing the boundaries of any technology, but it's a solid device. It's very easy to use, with the thumbstick for one-handed operation. It[...]
According to rumor, Verizon intends to replace the Samsung i730 with a device that offers both CDMA and GSM/GPRS.
The new Joker's Quest II - Revenge of the Bosses is a funny, action/strategy game for Pocket PCs.
The Nokia 770 Internet Tablet is a device in a class of its own. It is not a Tablet PC. It is not a PDA. It's not a phone or[...]
Moonfighter is a gravity-based shoot-em-up for both Palm OS and Pocket PC.
To celebrate the Scottish New Year, each day for two weeks Astraware will be offering a different product with at least half off.
The Otterbox 1910 is an excellent choice if you need a rugged case for the HP iPAQ 6500 devices. It performed very well in underwater tests and the device is[...]