Archive for the 'Smartphone' Category


The iPhone is No Smartphone

January 29th, 2007

Apple’s iPhone was the talk of the town after its January 9 launch. Industry observers were by and large impressed with the new device, praising its user interface, innovation, and seamless integration. But two senior ABI Research analysts — wireless research director Stuart Carlaw, and principal mobile broadband analyst Philip Solis — point out that [...]


Nokia Announces Four New Mobile Phones

November 29th, 2006

Nokia announced today plans to release four new mobile phones including three mid-range models as well as a new entry level model. Nokia 2626 (pictured left) is Nokia’s new entry level handset which is expected to be available in a range of bolds colors and offer a FM radio. Nokia 6300 (second from left) is [...]


Mobile AntiVirus 4.0 for Windows Mobile 5 Smartphones

November 1st, 2006

Symantec announced today the availability of its new Mobile AntiVirus 4.0 for Windows Mobile 5.0 PocketPC’s and Smartphones. Symantec Mobile AntiVirus 4.0 for Windows Mobile uses Symantec’s LiveUpdate Wireless service to automatically update threat protection signatures to ensure protection against new viruses, Trojans, and worms. Additionally, the centralized management feature enables administrators to configure, lock, [...]


Idokorro Releases Mobile Desktop for Smartphones

September 5th, 2006

Idokorro Mobile the makers of Mobile Desktop, announced today that Mobile Desktop now supports Nokia, Motorola, Sony Ericsson smartphones, in addition to BlackBerry devices that have been supported since its launch in March 2006. Mobile Desktop allows people to use their wireless handheld to view the screen and control the mouse and keyboard of remote [...]


ActiveSync 4.2 Now Available

July 10th, 2006

Microsoft ActiveSync 4.2 is out of beta and now available as a supported download for your Windows Mobile Smartphone or Pocket PC. ActiveSync acts as the gateway between your Windows-based PC and Windows Mobile-based device, enabling the transfer of Outlook information, Office documents, pictures, music, videos and applications to and from your device. In addition [...]


HTC Launches 3G Windows Based Smartphone

June 19th, 2006

Taiwan’s HTC has branched out into building up its own consumer brand, launching the world’s first tri-band 3G Windows Mobile Pocket PC [TyTN] and 3G smartphone [MTeoR] under the new HTC brand identity. HTC will continue to support its operator-branded products and OEM partners as a key priority. At the same time, HTC will provide [...]