The Motorola q9m, the CDMA variant of the q9, may be available from Verizon Wireless by early August. Stay tuned for more details…
This update addresses a problem with the Palm Treo 750 where sounds are lost for phone calls and notifications.
Many users think they’re doing something wrong or that their handheld is malfunctioning when an SDHC card fails to work with their Windows Mobile device. Fear not, dear friend; you are not the problem, nor is there anything wrong with your PDA or smartphone. SDHC cards are not compatible with any Windows Mobile devices currently[…]
Many users continue to be confused by the naming scheme announced by Microsoft for Windows Mobile 6 devices. Now that a few Windows Mobile 6 handhelds are available, we’ve put together a brief – a primer of sorts – to help illustrate the different types of Windows Mobile 6 devices and to highlight what you[…]
On June 29, the day of the iPhone’s release, users began reporting much faster speeds on the AT&T wireless network. EDGE compatible devices – which had topped out at 40-50kbps – are now reaching 150, 160 or even 170kpbs, a much needed and eagerly welcomed improvement to the dated network.
Google is introducing ad-supported video clips from YouTube — what it calls “video units” — to its AdSense platform, one of many steps in a strategy designed to glean a return on its massive investment in the video-sharing Web site. Google is working with select YouTube content partners, including TV Guide Broadband, Expert Village, Mondo[…]
The 2007 Nobel Prize in physics has been awarded to two scientists who discovered the technology that has made today’s tiny hard disk drives possible. Albert Fert of France and Peter Grünberg of Germany are the joint winners of the award for their independent discoveries of Giant Magnetoresistance, an effect in which very weak magnetic[…]
NBC Universal will purchase Oxygen Media, the operator of a cable channel aimed at women, for $925 million, a move that dovetails with its 2006 purchase of the iVillage online network for $600 million. The acquisition gives NBC a cable channel that reaches 74 million homes and offers advertisers a focused demographic, with more than[…]
As it prepares to meet its customers’ growing demands for wireless multimedia services, AT&T’s board of directors approved the acquisition of 700 MHz spectrum licenses from Aloha Partners. The purchase will cost the nation’s largest wireless carrier about $2.5 billion. The purchase will give AT&T licenses covering 196 million people in 281 markets, including 72[…]
For some time, newspapers have tried to either keep things the same or forcibly invent new delivery mechanisms and technologies for their product. Instead, the reverse is happening, and the iPod touch and iPhone, with the Internet in the user’s pocket, have created the moment in time when the legacy newspaper is irrelevant, according to[…]