Linux 2006 SmartPhone Articles

Popular Linux Articles for 2006

Images of the First Linux-Based Palm OS Appear

After PalmSource revealed some additional details on the next version of the Palm OS last week, this company gave some demonstrations of this upcoming operating system. Some pictures of it[...]

Opera Mini 3.0 Now Available

Opera Software has released Opera Mini 3.0, the latest version of its free web browser that can run on most mobile phones.

Nokia 770 Doing Surprisingly Well

Demand for Nokia's Linux-based Internet Tablet has turned out to be greater than even its creator expected.

Palm OS Interface to be Redesigned for Smartphones

PalmSource says that the next version of the Palm OS might not have the same look and feel as previous ones.

New Details Emerge on the Palm OS Replacement

A report from PalmSource's mini developers conference brings some new information on how work is progressing on the replacement for the Palm OS.

Sony mylo Review

The mylo is a small wireless device that allow users to exchange instant messages, browse the Internet, listen to music, send emails, and view photos. Ed Hardy brings us this[...]

Mobile Tech News – Treo bug, New HTC 3G phones, HP rants

Treo 700w bug may affect appointments New HTC devices offer 4 GB storage, 3G broadband HP talks turkey about mobile device market New mobile printing app [...]

Sharp Announces Its Latest Handheld with a Microdrive

Today, Sharp took the wraps off the Zaurus SL-C3200, its latest model with a built-in 6 GB hard-drive.

Back to the Future with Palm

In his latest editorial, Ed Hardy asks, "Now that Palm, Inc. is essentially back to the same point it was in 2003, what's going to happen next?"

Possible Confirmation of Non-PalmSource Palm OS

A web site claims to have definitive proof that Palm, Inc. is developing its own Linux-based operating system, separate from the one being created by PalmSource.

Sony mylo Runs Linux

Those hoping to add additional applications to Sony's latest gadget should be pleased to learn that this handheld device runs a version of Linux.

The Revolution Will Be Unwired

In this week's editorial, Adama Brown discusses the effect the next-generation of the wireless Internet will have on mobile devices.

Zi Corp.’s Predictive Text and Handwriting Recognition To Be Built into ALP

Zi Corporation's eZiText and Decuma technologies will be built into Access Systems' upcoming operating system.

Sony Announces mylo Personal Communicator

Sony has announced plans to introduce a small wireless device that will allow users to exchange instant messages, browse the Internet, listen to music, send emails, and view photos.

Handy-PC Seeks to Bridge the Gap Between Laptops and PDAs

An upcoming mobile device will combine the features of a laptop, PDA, and smartphone.

Pretec Announces 8 GB SDHC Card

Pretec is continuing to hold onto bragging rights as the source for the world's highest capacity flash memory cards.

The Writing in Your Hand

In this editorial, Antoine Wright takes a look at the various input methods in today's mobile devices.

PDA News – Apple phone, SlingPlayer mobile, Wrist-based mobile computer

Possible confirmation of Apple iPod phone Slingbox mobile client now available Brighthand: Palm must commit to Linux [...]

Apple iPhone Coming in January?

According to the latest rumors, an iPod/phone combination will debut at the MacWorld Expo in January. This will supposedly be followed up with more models in this series in subsequent[...]

Smartphone Users Are Happier Than Regular Phone Users

According to a survey done by market-research firm IDC, those who use a smartphone are generally more satisfied with their devices than those who have a standard "dumb" phone.