June 2006 SmartPhone Articles

Listed below are all of our news and reviews articles for June 2006. 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 June of 2006

Below are the 48 SmartPhone articles for June of 2006

HTC P3600

The HTC P3600 features a 2.8″ touchscreen with handwriting recognition. At over 5 ounces, it’s on the heavier end of the smartphone spectrum. Features include web browsing and WiFi connection,[...]

Mobile Tech News – Astraware Discounts, New PocketMirror Version, and more

Astraware brings Deluxe Discounts this week only PocketMirror Professional Updated KT Powertel and RIM Launch BlackBerry for the First Time in Korea Vaja Announces T77 SP[...]

Is Microsoft Going to Release a PDA?

In an interview last month, Microsoft's CEO brought up the possibility that his company might make its own handhelds and smartphones. Recently, some industry analysts made some predictions on[...]

Most Popular PDAs and Smartphones of May 2006

The biggest news this month was the strong arrival of the iPAQ hw6900 and the Motorola Q. These new smartphones have quickly risen to prominence and pushed more traditional handhelds[...]

Mobile Tech News – CalliGrapher, Smart Remote, Atomic Cannon, and More

CalliGrapher 8.3 for Windows Mobile Smart Remote Released by Rock Your Mobile New Version of Atomic Cannon Released for Windows Mobile BlackBerry Connect for Treo[...]

Sidekick 3 May Be Coming Next Month

Thanks to various leaks, it has been known for some time that Danger, Inc. is putting together a sequel to the Sidekick 2, its popular cellular-wireless handheld. Recently, a possible[...]

Mobile Tech News – HTC Buying Top Rival, Acer’s Future PDA Plans, Streamlining Symbian, and More

HTC to Acquire Dopod Acer Boosting PDA/Smartphone Plans, To Release New Devices Symbian Streamlines Screen Resolution Support Fitaly 4 Released for Windows Mobile [...]

Intel May Be Selling Off XScale Unit

The semi-conductor industry is abuzz lately with rumors that Intel might be looking to sell off the part of its company that produces processors for handhelds and smartphones.

Taking Another Shake at the Pepper Pad

Pepper Computer has announced a new version of its Internet-oriented mobile device, the Pepper Pad. So far this tablet-shaped model hasn't gained much traction, but its developer clearly remains optimistic[...]

Losing the Focus, Gaining An Edge

Antoine Wright looks at whether PDAs are still holding on to being just organizers, or have they evolved to connecting us to the world all around.

One Man’s Saga of a Stolen Sidekick

The story of one man's pursuit for justice when his friend's T-Mobile Sidekick is stolen.

Mobile Tech News – E-Ten M600+, AvantGo with RSS, New LG PMP

E-Ten M600+ Launched New Version of AvantGo with RSS Support Available New Personal Media Player Coming from LG

Panasonic Jumps on the SDHC Bandwagon

Panasonic has announced plans to introduce a 4 GB card using the format that is eventually going to replace SD cards.

Head-to-Head Review of Navigation Software for Windows Mobile

Three Pocket PC navigation applications are compared side by side: iGo, Mapopolis, and TomTom Navigator.

DataViz Bringing Microsoft’s Push Email Solution to Windows Mobile 2003 SE

DataViz promised today to release software that will let older Pocket PCs use Microsoft's new push email system.

HTC Star Trek Nears U.S. Release as the Qtek 8500

Brighthand's Brian Beeler brings us his first impressions of an upcoming Windows Mobile Smartphone.

Palm Treo 700p Review

Brighthand's chief reviewer, Adama D. Brown, brings us his hands-on review of Palm's latest smartphone, the Treo 700p.

Coming Soon: a $50 Windows Mobile Smartphone

A Motorola executive has predicted that his company's latest smartphone, the Q, will be down to just $50 in a few months.

Mobile Tech News – Return of Launcher X, HubDog, Summer Sports, and More

The Return of Launcher X HubDog Windows Mobile Media Aggregator Launched Pocket Express Brings Early Summer Sports to Treo, Q, and BlackBerry Astraware Extends Deluxe[...]

Most Popular Mobile Software Titles in May

A listing of the best selling Palm OS and Windows Mobile applications on Brighthand's software store last month.

Is PalmSource Doomed?

In this editorial, Brighthand's Editor-in-Chief takes a hard look at whether the Palm OS has a future.

HTC Launches Its Own Line of Smartphones

For many years, HTC has been content to work in the background, creating smartphones for other companies to sell. Today, however, HTC took the wraps off a pair of models[...]

Garmin iQue 3000 GPS PDA Review

Brighthand's chief reviewer, Adama D. Brown, takes Garmin's iQue 3000 for a spin. This handheld is an attempt to entice users with the prospect of combining GPS-guided navigation and Palm[...]

PDA and Smartphone Deals 6/17

Garmin iQue 3200 $229 Palm Treo 700w $250 Motorola Q $170 Palm Treo 650 $50 more...

Cingular 8125 Gets Microsoft Direct Push Update

Cingular has released the MSFP Windows Mobile update that enables several features, most notably push email, for their 8125 smartphone.

Mobile Tech News — In-Flight Recharging, Spb Time, Pocket Express, and More

Recharge a Mobile Device From an Audio Jack Spb Time 2.0 Released More Free Content from Pocket Express BlackBerry 8707v Launched Around the World [...]

Google Putting More Emphasis on Mobile Devices

In a recent interview, executives from Google said that, in the future, their company is going to focus much of its efforts on services for smartphones and wireless handhelds.

Nokia Targeting the U.S. Market

Nokia, after years of putting virtually all its emphasis on Europe, is finally going to get serious about the United States. Later this month, Chicago will be home to the[...]

Samsung UMPC Coming to a Store Near You

When Samsung introduced one of the first Ultra Mobile PCs, the company said it would be available only online. Today, however, Samsung announced that this model will be available in[...]

Sidekick 3 Officially Unveiled

Capping months of rumors and speculation, T-Mobile has just officially taken the wraps off the Sidekick 3, which will include many features that are new to this line of cellular-wireless[...]

Nokia E50

Nokia’s E-series is targeted at business, and the E50 is no exception. For example, its email client includes an attachment viewer for Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Excel. The E50 will[...]

T-Mobile Sidekick 3

The Sidekick 3 includes many features that are new to this line of cellular-wireless handhelds. Although the Sidekick 3 has the same general shape as its predecessors, it is 20[...]

Mobile Tech News — New Agendus Version, RoadSync for S60, Tetris Game Pak 2, and More

New Version of Agendus for Palm OS Released DataViz's RoadSync Now Available for S60 Handmark Introducing Tetris Game Pak 2 New Wireless Adapter for ActiveECG

SlingPlayer Mobile Review

Ed Hardy gives us his thoughts on a hardware/software combination that lets people stream TV shows and other multimedia content from their homes to their handhelds.

Motorola Q Review

Brian Beeler brings us this review of a Windows Mobile Smartphone that offers the combination of cutting-edge design and a relatively price.

Mobile Tech News — Google Calendars Go Mobile, New Ebook Standard, NetFront, and More

Display Google Calendars on a Pocket PC's Today Screen New Ebook Technical Standard Adapted English Version of NetFront 3.3 Released for Pocket PC Telstra and RIM Announce[...]

Microsoft Unveils Its Unified Communications Plan

Microsoft has released an overview of its plan for unified communications -- tying together email, instant messaging, mobile and VoIP telephony, plus audio and video conferencing.

Wrist Computer Coming from Parvus

A company is well along in the development of the ZYPAD WL 1000, a computer small enough to be worn on the wrist.

Sony VAIO UX Micro PC

This model has a 4.5-inch WSVGA screen that can slide up to expose a QWERTY keyboard. In addition, it has Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and — as if these weren’t enough —[...]

The Scoop on Two Upcoming Treos

It's still just a rumor, but some details have emerged on a Palm OS and a Windows Mobile Treo smartphone supposedly coming later this year.

Intel Definitely Selling the XScale Line

Intel announced today that it is going to sell its division that makes processors for handhelds and smartphones.

Palm, Xerox Finally Settle Graffiti Lawsuit

Palm, Inc. has just announced that it has settled a patent infringement lawsuit filed by Xerox Corp. nine years ago. * UPDATED *

Three Windows Mobile Smartphones Coming to Cingular

According to information that has recently leaked out, Cingular Wireless will begin offering three additional smartphones running different versions of Microsoft's mobile operating system this fall.

MobiTV Comes to Windows Mobile

A streaming video service that has been available for several Palm OS devices for some time can now be used with Windows Mobile handhelds and smartphones.

First Glimpse of the BlackBerry Stealth

The first details of an upcoming BlackBerry smartphone have been leaked on the Web.

Palm Announces Very Profitable Quarter and Year

Palm, Inc. has released the results of its most recent financial quarter, and it has also just finished up its financial year. Mostly due to strong sales of Treo smartphones,[...]

Mobile Tech News — Movie Finder, Medical Dictionary, Block Stacking

Find the Closest Movie to Where You're Standing Oxford Releases Concise Medical Dictionary Astraware Launches Block-Stacking Game with a Twist

Do You Really Want a Super-Slim Device?

In this editorial, Ed Hardy tries to warn the people asking for ultra-thin smartphones that they might not be getting all that they are hoping for.