12/22/2010, Planex has just announced that it is adding another router to its portfolio. The MKZ-RP150N pocket router is a simple device with just a single connection for Ethernet, and will support WiFi and basic DNS services. The USB-powered portable router retails for about $41, and may be a good, cheaper alternative to Apple’s AirPort Express.
12/15/2010, Microsoft today announced a large overhaul to the company’s Internet search service Bing. With Bing tightly integrated into Windows Phone 7 already, the bulk of Bing’s update comes in the mobile space, with overhauled iOS and Android apps, which will help “streamline how you discover relevant local information, allowing you to do more while on the go.” With FanSnap integration, venue maps and seating charts are now integrated so you’ll […]
12/13/2010, Today, RIM launched a beta version of its new BlackBerry News Feeds application. The app will go live in both BlackBerry Beta Zone and in BlackBerry App World’s Test Center over the course of the day today. Check out the photo gallery to see how it looks like.
12/09/2010, Wyse PocketCloud allows user to remotely access their desktop computer from their Android and iOS mobile devices. Today, Wyse is releasing PocketCloud version 1.1, with enhanced performances , advanced Microsoft NLA security, and optimization for tablets such as the new Samsung Galaxy Tab and Cisco Cius. Wyse claims to have 250,000 downloads to date. PocketCloud is available on the Android Market, you can find more info on the product page […]
11/09/2010, The compact and foldable Jorno Bluetooth keyboard from Cervantes has won a CES Innovations Award for its design. The compact foldable keyboard allows iPhone, Android, and iPad users to have a hardware keyboard for faster data input in a compact and travel-friendly design package. The keys on the Jorno keyboard are a bit smaller than a traditional keyboard. The Jorno Bluetooth keyboard is available for pre-order at this time for […]
11/04/2010, Today, Mozilla launched its Firefox 4 Beta for mobile and it is now available for download in 10 languages on Android or Maemo device. According to mozilla, “this update of Firefox 4 Beta for mobile is smaller, sleeker and faster” with: a 60% smaller install size a new theme with a fresh look and new features for tabbed browsing and link sharing optimizations that make it around 25% faster on the […]
11/04/2010, Jawbone is launching an interesting new gadget for this Holiday season:the JAMBOX is a small loudspeaker designed to be the perfect companion for Bluetooth enabled mobile devices that lets people stream and share music, movies, games, phone and conference calls. The powerful sound delivered by a so small loudspeaker is very impressive, part of the technology behind it has been developed for over 10 years by a NASA scientist.
10/27/2010, MacBook Air Review: this in-depth review of the Macbook air covers strengths and weaknesses of the Macbook Air, for Mac and Windows users.
10/15/2010, As mobile, Internet, media and high tech giants converge to capitalize on the mobile opportunity, the market is changing radically. The Open Mobile Summit, Nov 8-10, brings the CEOs and strategic business leaders of the market leaders together to explore the major mobile battlegrounds and identify who is best placed to win. Speakers include Dan Hesse CEO Sprint, Dennis Crowley CEO Foursquare, Tony Melone CTO Verizon Wireless, Alan Cohen CEO […]
10/15/2010, Google has revealed its third-quarter earnings and has confirmed that it’s on track to bring in $1 billion this year in mobile revenue while expecting continued strong growth in the mobile scene. Considering that it doesn’t take into account what the search engine giant earned from other platforms such as iOS, Windows Mobile, Symbian and BlackBerry, this is some good money, not to mention the continuing growth of Android. Google’s […]
10/13/2010, With the surge of tablets that are coming or will be coming to the market, Intel is not one to be left behind. Company CEO Paul Otellini says, “We believe that like netbooks, tablets will expand the term for computing overall with a new form factor and new uses that bring computing to even more aspects of our lives.” The company is optimistic that that it could profit from the […]
10/11/2010, Today Microsoft introduced an enormous, beautiful boulder it will attempt to push up a hill with a $400 million marketing budget as a lever. That enormous beautiful boulder, of course, is the new Windows Phone 7 (WP7, the phone) and Windows Mobile 7 (WM7, the operating system), and the hill is the 80 percent-plus market share that Apple and Android hold in current smartphone sales, and the hurdle of the […]
09/09/2010, Norwegian computer company CUPP Computing has created a laptop that sports both a powerful x86 and low-power mobile ARM processor. The laptop is designed for ease of multitasking and fast booting, especially when in ARM mode, to handle quick tasks like web browsing and emailing so that users don’t have to wait to fully power on the Windows operating system.
06/28/2010, Google Docs users who sport Android or iOS devices will be happy to hear that Google has announced that it has released a mobile version of Google Docs viewer for Android, iPhone, and the iPad, allowing users to view PDFs, .ppt, .doc, and .docx files that are uploaded to their documents list without having to actually download the file. Users will be able to quickly switch between pages, not to […]