Somewhat Crippled Windows XP to Sell for $25 to PC Makers

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It’s obvious enough that Microsoft wants us to upgrade all of our main computers to Vista, but they don’t have too much of a problem with running Windows XP on our el cheapo subnotebooks. In order to help keep costs down for low-cost PCs like the Asus Eee PC, Microsoft is getting ready to offer […]

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Verizon Nabs Motorola Q9c Windows Mobile Smartphone

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The GSM providers got first dibs on the upgraded Motorola Q9h, but the CDMA guys are starting to catch up. Verizon Wireless has announced that they are now the proud providers of the Motorola Q9c, a Windows Mobile smartphone that made its debut at CTIA earlier this year in Las Vegas. By and large, the […]

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REVIEW: BlackBerry Curve 8330 from Bell Mobility

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The BlackBerry Curve, in all of its different incarnations, has been available to GSM providers for quite a while now and it is only recently that Research in Motion decided to plunk a CDMA radio into the thing. Bell Mobility, one of Canada’s two biggest CDMA service providers, has snatched up the BlackBerry Curve 8330 […]

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Rogers Officially Announces Nokia N95 8GB, Coming Next Tuesday

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We had a pretty good idea that this was coming and now it has been officially confirmed. Rogers Wireless will be launching the Nokia N95 8GB on May 6th. That’s this coming Tuesday for anyone keeping score at home. This makes Rogers the first North American carrier to officially support Nokia’s flagship smartphone. There’s no […]

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Transforming Windows Mobile into iPhone with iSwish (Video)

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If you happen to be rocking a Windows Mobile handheld and you want to get in some crazy iPhone action, the transition has been made easier than ever. The name of the application is iSwish and what it does is swap out the clunky Windows Mobile interface, replacing it with a user experience that mirrors […]

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Video: Gigabyte Smart Touch UI Makes Windows Mobile Thumb-Friendly

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Many people complain about the interface on a standard Windows Mobile cell phone, so it seems that the hardware manufacturers have taken it upon themselves to improve the user experience. HTC has already created what they call TouchFLO and now Gigabyte wants to be a little more intelligent with the release of the Smart Touch […]

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SlingPlayer Mobile Update Brings Support for Nokia N95 8GB

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Have you been walking around town, showing off that hot black Nokia N95 8GB to all your friends, only to discover that you can’t enjoy that SlingBox that you have sitting at home? No longer! Sling has announced that an upgraded version of SlingPlayer Mobile has been developed and it boasts support for a few […]

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Ubuntu Coming to Nokia N800-Series Internet Tablets

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The Nokia N800 and N810 Internet Tablets are wonderful little devices, because they give you virtually the same online experience as a laptop but in a much smaller form factor. The operating system on these handhelds, however, is starting to get a little dated. We already know that Nokia isn’t going to make the leap […]

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OLPC XO Laptop Abandons Linux Sugar In Favor of Windows XP

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Just when you thought that Linux was finally starting to make some major headway into the mainstream, all the subnotebook makers in the world are shifting their focus toward a more widely recognizable operating system. You can get the Asus Eee PC with XP pre-loaded and now it seems that Negroponte and the One Laptop […]

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Elektrobit Windows Mobile Smartphone Does Satellite and GSM

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Here’s a dual mode phone of a different breed. Instead of marrying a CDMA radio with a GSM radio, Elektrobit is working on a Windows Mobile smartphone that will be able to both connect to GSM networks and operate over a satellite connection. The unnamed QWERTY-boasting phone is currently slated for a 2009 launch. The […]

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Support for Windows XP Through 2012 From Dell

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Some of us are just hesitant to join the party known as Windows Vista. Others just haven’t purchased a new computer since the launch of Microsoft’s latest operating system. Whatever the case, if you happen to be rocking an XP-powered computer from Dell, you will only continue to get support for that OS through to […]

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Full QWERTY Keyboard Slides Out of Pantech UTStarcom TXT8010

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We’ve seen slider phones with QWERTY keyboards before, bub the usual configuration calls for a horizontal sliding mechanism. You know, like the AT&T Tilt and countless other HTC smartphones. Pantech is taking a slightly different approach to QWERTY with the seemingly compact UTStarcom TXT8010. The slider is vertical, which makes the TXT8010 more similar in […]

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MWg Set to Invade Europe with Windows Mobile Smartphones

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You may not be all that familiar with the MWg brand and that’s because it didn’t really exist until just recently. Before taking on the MWg name, the company was previously known as O2 Asia. To my knowledge, they were simply rebranding Windows Mobile smartphones that were manufactured by the good people at HTC. After […]

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World’s First Windows Mobile 5 Wristwatch

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We’ve seen Windows Mobile devices before. We’ve also seen watch phones. Now the two worlds are finally colliding with the arrival of the Epoq EGP-WP98B. Yes, the name is the catchiest thing in the world, but it is pretty cool to be the first Windows Mobile 5-based watch. Naturally, you may have some trouble making […]

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Revealed: Samsung i900, U800, L870

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Samsung has just announced a trio of new cell phones apparently for the Dutch telecom market and the styling is right in line with what we’ve come to expect from the Sammy team. On the far left is the Samsung i900. It appears to be similar to the North American model, but they’ve swapped out […]

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