Listed below are all of our news and reviews articles for May 2008. If you are looking for an article on a particular day or on a particular topic, you can use the menu on the right to narrow your search
SmartPhone Articles for May of 2008Below are the 69 SmartPhone articles for May of 2008
The Nokia 5310 XpressMusic is a device geared toward the music lover. It features Opera Mini web browser and stereo Bluetooth.
Palm Treo 500 Comes to O2 FlipSide MP3 Player Released for Windows Mobile NoviiRemote Now Compatible with Palm Centro Updated MyStrands Social Player for[...]
Although RIM has updated the look of its BlackBerry smartphones over the years, all of them have been tablets. Now there's strong evidence that this company is going to break[...]
Garmin has officially/unofficially revealed what its upcoming GPS-enabled phone will cost, and which carrier will likely offer it.
In his latest editorial, Adama D. Brown takes the wireless carriers to task for practices that he believes are damaging to their customers, business partners, and reputations as companies.
Spb Mobile Shell Updated Nokia Adds WHERE GPS Widget Platform GPS Tuner 5.4 Released LightWav on Sale Today
At the CTIA tradeshow last month, Verizon promised to add three smartphones to its roster, and so far it has introduced only one of these. However, unconfirmed reports say this[...]
Each month, Brighthand publishes a list of the handhelds and smartphones that readers have shown the most interest in during the preceding four weeks.
Despite its best efforts, Apple hasn't been able to keep a lid on next-generation iPhone leaks, and what are supposedly pictures of this upcoming smartphone have appeared on the Web.[...]
Often when a new member of the Brighthand forum asks for advice on which device to buy, one of the questions that trips them up has to do with cell[...]
The Touch Diamond is slated to be formally unveiled on Tuesday, but for those who can't wait, an overview with pictures of this 3G Windows Mobile smartphone have appeared on[...]
Adobe hopes to make Flash become a write once/run everywhere type of environment for games and other applications on devices of all types, including mobile phones.
Ever since Sony Ericsson took the wraps off its first Windows Mobile smartphone, people have been eagerly awaiting this high-end device. Although its manufacturer has been vague about when the[...]
The official unveiling of the HTC Diamond hasn't even happened yet, and this smartphone is already shaping up to be a success.
T-Mobile USA has begun the long-delayed rollout of its 3G service. Despite what earlier reports said, this includes both voice and high-speed data.
The BlackBerry 8330 is a version of the Curve for CDMA carrirs like Sprint and Verizon. It includes the same multimedia capabilities as other recent BlackBerry models, as well as[...]
Celio Corp. has announced that the Redfly will soon support Windows Mobile Standard devices, in addition to ones running Windows Mobile Professional. This will bring the number of models that[...]
The HTC Touch Diamond is no longer just a rumor; the successor to the original HTC Touch it has been officially unveiled at an event in London.
FCC approval documents have revealed the existence of the Samsung SCH-i770, an apparent successor to the i760 that will include both CDMA and GSM radios, allowing it to be used[...]
After a year in which the iPhone was the big dog in the consumer smartphone market, Apple is getting ready to make some changes that will put it near the[...]
Palm to Present at Merrill Lynch Technology Conference WebMessenger Mobile for BlackBerries Released SunnySoft Contacts Updated Gameloft Announces Wimbledon 2008 Tennis Game CinemaNow Remote[...]
As it promised to do last month, Verizon has launched its version of the BlackBerry Curve, a smartphone designed to appeal to both business users and consumers.
There's strong evidence that Sprint is going to release the Treo 800w this summer, and a new report even names the date.
Sprint Nextel and Clearwire have announced plans to combine their wireless broadband units under the Clearwire name, forming a new wireless division with an estimated worth slightly under $15 billion[...]
A new version of HTC's popular Touch smartphone with a sliding keyboard has been released in the United States. Although this model has been around for a while in Europe,[...]
SD Sync Updated with Two-Way Synchronization Hidden Expedition: Titanic Now Available for Symbian S60 and UIQ Two Day Sale on iPhoneRingToneMaker New Sprint Commercial for[...]
Last week, several pictures supposedly depicting the upcoming version of the iPhone appeared on the Web. Now, an image from a second source shows what is apparently the same device.
During the first quarter of this year, the market for mobile phones worldwide was unaffected by the economic slowdown. In fact, shipments rose by a double-digit percentage compared to the[...]
Although Garmin is coming out with its own GPS-centered phone, rival TomTom isn't planning something similar. Instead, it will work with other phone makers.
The BlackBerry Curve 8330 has debuted on a second wireless carrier this week. Sprint has just begun offering this smartphone, close on the heels on Verizon's launch.
AT&T is in the process of prepping the Nokia N71 for release, according to an unconfirmed report.
Some of the frequently asked questions in the Brighthand forums are from people who are unfamiliar with WiMax and other emerging wireless networking standards. To help these people out, Adama[...]
Verizon Wireless has introduced its second smartphone of the week. The Motorola Q9c is a more business-oriented version of a Windows Mobile device this telecom introduced last year.
Nokia has released an updated SNAP Mobile software development kit that should make it allow developers to create richer Java-based games.
Rumors of a new BlackBerry model are coming thick and fast. The most recent of these supposedly reveals the official name for this upcoming smartphone, and that it could be[...]
Snails Reloaded Hits the Web OtterBox Offering Cases to Support Breast Cancer Treatment Samsung Instinct Goes Head-to-Head with the iPhone in Navigation
An early build of an operating system update for Nokia's N800 and N810 Internet Tablets has been leaked on the Web.
In his latest editorial, Antoine Wright takes the stand that what mobile devices need isn't better hardware, it's better software.
RIM has just taken the wraps off its next smartphone model. The BlackBerry Bold will be the first from this company to support tri-band HSDPA high-speed 3G networks around the[...]
According to a roadmap from device manufacturer MWg, the company plans to have a Windows Mobile 7 device on the market some time in the fourth quarter of this year.[...]
A slip-up by AT&T has brought to light AT&T's plan to offer Wi-Fi access to all its customers with a smartphone that can take advantage of it.
Opera Software has released Opera Mini 4.1, the latest version of itsfree, Java-based we browser that works on nearly every mobile phone. According to Opera, the new version[...]
The Asus Eee PC 900 is the new update to the original Eee PC. In this review, Jerry Jackson seeks to answer the question, "Is this $550 mobile companion the[...]
AfterCall for S60 Now Available Handmark Announces New Applications for BlackBerry Devices PocketMac AudioExtractor Eases YouTube Music onto iTunes
The MWg Atom Life is a Windows Mobile smartphone that most people won't notice unless they are paying attention. Still, Antoine Wright says it has the style to be noticed,[...]
A high-level Microsoft executive says his company has set an ambitious goal for itself: it wants Windows Mobile to have 40% of the world smartphone market in the next[...]
AT&T Wireless has announced plans to upgrade its 3G network to support Internet access at speeds of up to 20 megabits per second, starting in 2009.
Although HTC Touch Diamond is not yet available, Ed Hardy has been been given a preview of it by HTC, and brings us his first impressions.
In what could almost be described as a steal, eXpansys is selling the Nokia N800 Internet Tablet for a very low price for a very limited time.
Palm to Present at JPMorgan Technology Conference WorldMate Live now includes GPS Eduardo Cachucho wins 2008 Nokia Mobile Filmmaking Awards OtterBox 1990 for[...]
Phillips has announced a new touchscreen-oriented Windows Mobile phone, with features and design similar to the upcoming 3G iPhone.
WMWifiRouter turns a Windows Mobile Pro smartphone into a portable wireless router. Ed Hardy has tested this utility out and says its definitely worth while for those who frequently travel[...]
Lightspeed Overclocking App for Palm OS Updated TreoSpot Updated Machines at War Version 1.2 Released
It was only a few years ago that fuel cells were the next big thing, always just around the corner. Today, even some of their hardiest proponents admit it will[...]
Although the overall U.S. market for mobile phones declined in the first quarter of this year, sales of smartphones increased.
Nokia Maps 2.0 leaves its beta state with several updates and enhancements for Nokia's GPS-enabled Symbian S60 mobile devices.
Handango and Capcom to Bring Games to N. American Smartphones N-Gage Adds Konami Games Such as Metal Gear Solid Handy Converter 2 Released for S60 [...]
Various websites have pictures and information on the Treo 850, an upcoming smartphone from Palm.
Windows Mobile 6.1 Now Available for HTC TyTN II PocketBible 4 Released Device Anywhere Opens Palm Virtual Lab eReader Beta for Symbian S60 Released[...]
A new version of the One Laptop Per Child XO has been announced which will feature dual touchscreens and a smaller form factor.
Nokia is readying two E-series devices -- the E66 and E71 -- for release soon, as evidenced by press photos that have appeared on the Web.
North American N95 Receives Long-Awaited Firmware Update NetFront Browser v3.5 for Windows Mobile Concept Version Released HAVA Mobile Player for S60 Coming Soon
iPAQ 210 owners looking for accessories for their handheld should be interested in Adama Brown's review of BoxWave's desktop cradle.
The European wireless carrier T-Mobile appears to have jumped the gun on HTC a bit, and has taken the wraps off a smartphone that earlier was only a rumor.
Start Your Engines for GTS World Racing FetchIt! Gets Updated PhatPad 4.5 Released
Early this month, the first solid report of the BlackBerry Sidekick emerged. Now, much more information on this upcoming device has leaked out of RIM.
Access Co., Ltd. has released a new version of its Garnet VM, which allows users of the Nokia N810, N800, and N770 to run thousands of off-the-shelf Palm OS applications.
The process for connecting a Windows Mobile handheld or smartphone to an external GPS receiver is relatively complicated, so Ed Hardy has put together a set of step-by-step instructions.
The Google I/O conference was this week, and the team working on Android took the opportunity to show off this upcoming mobile operating system.