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LG Favoring Android Over Windows Mobile?

01/13/2010, LG has detailed its strategy, expecting to ship about 20 different smartphones in 2010, but has confirmed that more than half of those phones will ship with Google’s Android, similar to the GT540 that was showcased at CES. With Android taking up the...

Are You Receiving SMS Messages From 2016?

01/03/2010, Those of you using Windows Mobile, have you been receiving messages from 2016 after you entered 2010? According to reports, many folks have been receiving messages from 2016, and it seems to be limited to Windows Mobile devices. Details aren’t...

Orange Touch Pro2 Gets WinMob 6.5 Update

12/10/2009, While HTC’s Touch Pro2 has had the Windows Mobile 6.5 update for quite some time now, folks who are on Orange’s network have been made to wait. Fortunately, your patience has been paid off, and you can now happily head off to HTC’s...

HTC 1H 2010 Portfolio Leaked

12/07/2009, It looks like HTC is going to put a lot of effort into Android-powered phones in 2010. Considering that Google’s Android is riding a wave of popularity, this shouldn’t come as a surprise to anyone. A leaked list of what should be HTC’s...

Windows CE Powered Pico Projector

11/30/2009, Remember the Windows Mobile powered projector phone we showed you quite a while ago? While it was a concept back then, it seems that it’s closer to reality now, albeit without the sleek looking body. This Windows CE pico projector from Lancerlink...

Windows Mobile Keyboard Update Soon?

11/27/2009, A recent posting at XDA-developers shows a completely revamped keyboard from a test build of Windows Mobile. The existing Windows Mobile keyboard still seems that it was designed more for stylus input, but the revamped version has much larger keys, which...

Modified Vaio UX Is Awesome

11/22/2009, Do you think that the VAIO UX series UMPC is old fashioned and boring? Well, check out what some folks over at MicroPCTalk did to the UX490 (the latest UX model from Sony, which was released back in November 2007). Modifications include: The original 48GB...

Windows 7 Product Activation Bypassed

11/14/2009, We all know that it was only a matter of time before the antipiracy protection in Windows 7 would be bypassed, so it shouldn’t come as a surprise to anyone to hear the news that some savvy folks how managed to find a way around the activation...

Windows 7 Took Some Hints From MacOS?

11/12/2009, Word is going around the Internet that Microsoft’s partner group manager, Simon Aldous, stated that try tried to imitate the Mac look and feel with Windows 7. Specifically, sources online quote him saying “What we’ve tried to do with...

Windows 7 Upgrade Kit Delays

11/10/2009, A few months back, with the imminent release of Windows 7, HP, Dell and other manufacturers were busy telling customers that they would be eligible for a Windows 7 upgrade when it is released, obviously because they wanted to clear off the existing stock....

CA eTrust update 33.3.7051 can disable Windows systems

08/12/2009, CA has had some issues with the 33.3.7051 update of its eTrust anti-virus software: the updated started to flag critical system files and some of its own files as being infected (they were not) and sending them to quarantine. That was enough to disable...

Windows 7 RTM Date Official

07/22/2009, Looks like Windows 7 RTM is finally official for end users, although this piece of news won’t be groundbreaking to most. Basically, it is a relevant step in the process of making Windows 7 will be available to the masses when October 22 rolls...

OneApp to rule them all?

07/16/2009, Last week, Microsoft has filed the OneApp trademark, and while there’s nothing official, it got people thinking that this would be an application store for handheld devices like Windows Mobile phones and the Zune or Zune HD. It could as well be a...

TmaxSoft Goes Up Against Microsoft

07/08/2009, While Microsoft is losing market share when it comes to operating systems, that doesn’t mean we can discount the software giant’s role in this sphere for quite some time to come. TmaxSoft, however, will be challenging the traditional Windows...