HP 2010 SmartPhone Articles

Popular HP Articles for 2010

Adobe Flash Player 10.1 Coming to BlackBerry, Windows Phone, Symbian, MeeGo

Adobe said today that versions of its Flash player are headed for all of the major smartphone operating systems. When available, these will allow a wide range of mobile devices[...]

Verizon Starts Trade-In Program for Used Cell Phones

Verizon has started a new program aimed at letting customers dispose of a phone in an environmentally sound way while also benefiting community programs and giving credit toward a new[...]

HP iPAQ Glisten Review

The HP iPAQ Glisten is a business-oriented Windows phone available from AT&T. It is HP's first with an AM-OLED touchscreen, and also sports a thumb-size keyboard, mobile broadband, Wi-Fi, and[...]

HP Commits to webOS 2.0 Upgrades for All Palm Smartphones

Users of the Palm Pre and Pixi can breathe easier now that HP has promised to release operating systems upgrades for these smartphones. webOS 2.0 contains enhancements to multitasking and[...]

Why are Cell Phone Recycling Rates So Low?

Only 10% of unwanted cell phones are recycled annually, according to the EPA. And that may be an optimistic estimate. Why is the number so low, and what can be[...]

iPhone and HTC EVO 4G Thriving, Palm Is Dead in Smartphone Buying Plans

Smartphone sales are poised for major growth over the next three months, with Apple and HTC on the upswing in consumer preferences and Motorola and RIM on the downswing, says[...]

The ”Must-Have” Features for Student Smartphones

When someone is setting out to buy a smartphone, it's important to get one with all the features they need. This guide goes through the possibilities, discussing the features that[...]

Cell Phone Radiation Fears Escalate Despite a Lack of Evidence

While some studies claim that cell phone radiation and frequent use of cell phones can be hazardous to your health, there is still no concrete evidence linking cell phones to[...]

Cellular and Wi-Fi Connectivity: Allies Now Rather than Rivals

Cellular communications and Wi-Fi networks were at one time bitter foes. Recently, the hostility has abated and rather than competitive alternatives, the two are viewed as complimentary services.

HP Hurricane: a webOS-based Tablet Computer Scheduled for Q3?

When HP announced it is buying Palm, the company made it clear that it intends to use Palm's webOS on tablet computers. According to an unconfirmed report, the first of[...]

HP’s Palm Pre 2 Will Be Available Unlocked for GSM Networks

The recently-announced Palm Pre 2 is soon going to be available from Verizon Wireless, but the product manager at HP says this won't be the only option. The latest webOS[...]

Verizon Might Launch the Palm Pre 2 in Mid-November

Verizon has committed to offering the Palm Pre 2, but has not yet said when this will happen. An unconfirmed report indicates that the debut of the first webOS 2.0-based[...]

HP Now Offering Palm Pre 2 Directly to Consumers

The Palm Pre 2 has just launched in the U.S. Rather than going through a carrier, it is being offered by HP directly to the public. Like its predecessor, this[...]

HP’s AirLife 100 Looks Like a Notebook, Acts Like a Smartphone

The newly-announced Compaq AirLife 100 will be HP's first smartbook -- a device that is going to have a clamshell shape with a keyboard and 10.1 inch display like a[...]

Palm Reveals Details on webOS 2.0

Palm is hard at work on the next version of the webOS, and has just announced what many of the most significant changes will be. These include stacks of cards,[...]

HP Is Buying Palm

HP is going to acquire Palm in a deal worth about $1.2 billion. HP, which has a long history of making smartphones using Microsoft Windows Mobile operating system, will switch[...]

HP Prepping a Followup for the Palm Pre

A quality assurance company based in Europe says that a new webOS-based device is coming from HP which will probably be the replacement for the aging Palm Pre.

AT&T Getting Samsung Focus with Microsoft’s New Mobile OS

AT&T has unveiled its first round of smartphones running the new Windows Phone 7. The Samsung Focus is the model in this lineup that puts the greatest emphasis on its[...]

Palm Pre 2 Almost Certainly Headed for Verizon

Information leaking out of Verizon Wireless indicates that this carrier is going to release the Palm Pre 2 in the near future. As its name suggests, this is expected to[...]

Smartphone Makers Urged to Focus on Seven Core Apps

Apple may have more than 200,000 mobile applications in its App Store, but in reality only seven types of applications are expected to drive software downloads and the market over[...]