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SmartPhone Articles for December of 2007Below are the 61 SmartPhone articles for December of 2007
The Motorola ROKR E6 is a tri-band GSM phone with a Linux operating system. It features a 2.4 inch touch screen with handwriting recognition, 2 megapixel camera, and SD memory[...]
Spb Software Kicks Off Fourth Annual Windows Mobile Survey New Beta of NetFront Browser 3.4 for Windows Mobile Available Nintendo DS Sales Set a New Record[...]
The Federal Communications Commission has approved a device that's almost certainly a version of HTC's first UMPC with support for the 3G cellular-wireless networking standard EV-DO.
Each month, Brighthand publishes a list of the handhelds and smartphones that readers have shown the most interest in during the preceding four weeks. Thanks one of the biggest shake-ups[...]
The Treo 500v is Palm's latest Windows Mobile smartphone. It is this company's first device without a touchscreen, but like many previous Treos has a keyboard and 3G. Nico Holvoet[...]
Despite secrecy surrounding Microsoft's planned launch of an update to Windows Mobile 6 early next year, a large number of screenshots of the new user interface for Windows Mobile 6.1[...]
Ed Hardy uses his latest editorial to ask Brighthand's readers how much internal storage capacity they expect in a mobile device.
After first announcing it last spring, AT&T and Palm, Inc. are now offering a free Windows Mobile 6 upgrade for this telecom's version of the Treo 750. Among other changes,[...]
The U.S.'s second largest wireless carrier, Verizon Wireless, has announced plans to carry devices using the upcoming Google-backed Android software platform.
Sling Media's Slingbox lets users watch shows on a laptop or smartphone on the road, at work, or even while driving. Kevin O'Brien has this review. *UPDATED*
Palm, Inc. is now offering an unlocked "generic" version of the Treo 750 that can be used with any telecom that uses the GSM standard.
Nokia is buying Avvenu, a company that provides an Internet-based, secure file access service for mobile devices of many kinds.
Some Palm OS Smartphones Will Get Support for Google Maps' My Location Service PhoneFavs Brings Social Networking Bookmarks to Mobile Devices Astraware Casino Brings 8[...]
A report by Forbes adds new fuel to the possibility that Dell intends to enter the smartphone market in the near future with a device manufactured by Quanta.
Kevin O'Brien is quite impressed with Palm's latest Bluetooth headset. As he says in this review, "this headset is priced fairly low compared to other high-end units, while offering excellent[...]
Palm has not yet announced the full results of its most recent financial quarter, but today it warned investors that its losses for the period were much higher than expected.
While Sprint's Xohm WiMax service isn't scheduled for an official widespread launch until next year, the company is planning a "soft" launch for the Washington DC, Chicago, and Baltimore areas[...]
Developers have had problems making mobile Web access something that is embraced by the casual user, but Antoine Wright says there is at least one company that is doing this[...]
Verizon has announced plans to develop and deploy a fourth generation wireless network using the LTE (Long Term Evolution) standard, not the one created for it by Qualcomm.
ScotteVest Refreshes its Technology Enabled Clothing Collection Astraware Introduces Winter Edition of Astraware Solitaire The 2008 Leonard Maltin Movie Guide Released
The Voltaic Converter is a backpack that can not just hold your portable electronics, it can recharge them. Jerry Jackson brings us this review.
Smartphone maker HTC set a new record for monthly revenue in October, then immediately broke that record in November.
The Linux Phone Standards Forum (LiPS) has completed work on a standard that it hopes will bring cross compatibility to applications and services deployed on Linux-based phones.
Kevin O'Brien has a Bluetooth accessory that allows users to listen to any standard pair of headphones without a direct connection, not just the ones that are built into the[...]
According to an announcement made today, there's a strong possibility that NTT DoCoMo will release smartphones based on ALP -- Access, Co, Ltd.'s Linux-based operating system that is one of[...]
Last week, Palm, Inc. warned investors that it lost a significant amount of money in its last financial quarter. Despite this, one of Palm's newest board members is bullish on[...]
Ed Hardy has a review of an accessory that can bring access to the Global Positioning System to most handhelds, smartphones, or UMPCs. According to him, the Freedom Keychain GPS[...]
Samsung appears to be be prepping a Windows Mobile Standard-based smartphone for the Sprint network, using a design based on its popular BlackJack model.
Palm has released a system software update for AT&T's version of the Treo 680 that brings a number of enhancements to this smartphone, including official support for SDHC cards up[...]
Perry Longinotti from NotebookReview.com brings us this guest editorial that predicts Apple will announce a "super-size" iPod touch in January.
According to an unconfirmed report, Palm, Inc. is beginning a round of layoffs that may number in the hundreds.
Phone Wallet Released for Symbian/S60 Devices Spb Wallet Updated to Version 1.5 Palm Treo 750 Introduced in Peru BlackBerry 8830 Launched in Puerto Rico [...]
Google has introduced software that allows users of RIM's smartphones to easily synchronize their mobile device with Google Calendar.
Jon Rubinstein is the new head of Palm's product development efforts. He's only been on the job for a few months, but he's already remaking the company into form he[...]
Strong evidence has emerged that Apple will soon add support for Microsoft Exchange and Outlook to the iPhone, a move that should increase this smartphone's popularity as a business device.
HTC took the wraps off its first UMPC -- the HTC Shift -- back last spring, but this device still has not yet gone on sale. However, according to[...]
The Sound ID SM100 is Bluetooth headset which mixes some noise cancellation with an environmental mode to help users listen to outside sounds without removing the earpiece. However, when reviewing[...]
Last spring, DataViz announced that it is bringing its Microsoft Office editing suite to BlackBerry smartphones. At that time, the company expected to have this application ready before the end[...]
Palm Foleo Named Popular Mechanics' Worst Gadget of 2007 WorldMate Travel Software Now Available for Windows Mobile Pro Atomic Cannon Game Updated
After many delays, Verizon Wireless is at last offering Palm's Treo 755p, a Palm OS-based smartphone with support for this telecom's 3G network.
Intel has released a tiny solid-state drive for portable products like smartphones and mobile Internet devices. It is smaller than a penny and weighs less than a drop of water,[...]
An increasing number of rumors are circulating online about the future versions of Windows Mobile, including claims of vastly improved web browsing, new interfaces, and context-sensitive functionality.
Last year, the CEO of Palm, Inc. committed to building Wi-Fi into future Treo models. Apparently Ed Colligan was referring to a model that was just beginning its development cycle,[...]
The Sprint Board of Directors has named wireless industry veteran Daniel R. Hesse as president and CEO of the company, effective immediately. Part of Hesse's job will be to decide[...]
A recent FCC filing has publicized photos and many of the technical details of two upcoming devices by Toshiba, followups to the G900 Windows Mobile phone.
Earlier this month, Palm, Inc. warned investors that would soon announce a larger financial loss last quarter than it had previously thought. Today, the company made that prediction official. *UPDATED*
Palm, Inc. currently offers smartphones running two operating systems: Palm OS and Windows Mobile. In a conference call yesterday, the company's CEO revealed how his company will use these.
In his latest editorial, Adama Brown compares the standards that will be going head to head in the growing battle to be the preeminent wireless technology.
This fall, Vodafone launched the Treo 500v, Palm's first smartphone without a touchscreen. Although this model is available in Europe and Asia, there are currently no plans to release it[...]
The latest in Nokia's Internet Tablet series of traditional handhelds is the N810, the first with integrated GPS capabilities and a slide-out keyboard. Ed Hardy brings us this review.
Mobile Tech News — New Mediaware for Windows Mobile, iambic Agendus and Nokia’s Internet Tablets Updated, and More
Smith Micro Introduces Mediaware for Windows Mobile Agendus for Windows Mobile 2.0 Now Available Nokia Releases Update for the N800 and N810 Internet Tablets [...]
Research In Motion (RIM) has announced the results of a very successful financial quarter. During the three months that ended Dec. 1, the company doubled its profit and revenue year[...]
The FCC has released a list of the companies that intend to bid in next year's auction for the rights to the 700 MHz wireless spectrum that will be available[...]
This fall, Vodafone launched the Treo 500v, making it the first telecom to offer this Windows Mobile 6 Standard smartphone. In January, Palm, Inc. plans to release a version of[...]
Voxred latest portable charger uses a pair of AA batteries to recharge a variety of mobile devices, including many smartphones. Kevin O'Brien brings us this review.
After many years as a Palm OS user, Antoine Wright has made the switch to a Symbian/S60 smartphone, and shares some of his first thoughts.
$300 Asus Eee PC 2G Surf Now Available SBSH Releases New Editions of PocketBreeze and PocketWeather The Missing Sync for Palm OS Gets Support for OS[...]
There's a version of the Nokia N95 with 8 GB of internal storage, and there's one that offers the cellular-wireless frequencies used in N. America, but currently there isn't one[...]
According to an unconfirmed report, Apple, Inc. is developing a mobile computer larger than an iPhone but smaller than laptop or Tablet PC. The rumors of its size and shape[...]
A recent field trial by Nokia Siemens Networks has brought 3GPP Long Term Evolution one step closer to implementation. LTE is a developing standard for 4G wireless high-speed Internet access.[...]
As the year comes to a close, Brighthand's Editor-in-Chief talks about the three most important events or trends of 2007.