Phones of the future: a glimpse at 10 devices

So you decided to take the smart-phone plunge in 2008 and pick up an iPhone 3G or a T-Mobile G1, based on Google's Android. That's great. But consider yourself warned: You might soon

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 26th, 2008 Daniel Ionescu

Smartphone OS showdown – What mobile platform reigns supreme?

Remember when a phone was just a phone? You'd no more give thought to its operating system than you would to the one that your microwave oven ran. Boy, have times changed. Today's

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 24th, 2008 Harry McCracken

How the BlackBerry, iPod and other blockbuster products got their names

Coming up with a great technology product or service is only half the battle these days. Creating a name for said product that is at once cool but not too cool or exclusionary,

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 17th, 2008 Thomas Wailgum

Six free and fabulous iPhone downloads

Most things in life don't come for free. But the following half-dozen Apple iPhone applications are exceptions to the rule. Each of these free downloads will greatly enhance both your iPhone and mobile Internet

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 14th, 2008 Al Sacco

Top 20 tips n’ tricks to extend your smartphone’s battery life

But these days, we also use our smartphones for e-mail, surfing the Web, editing documents, accessing corporate networks, text messaging, enjoying music and video, playing games, managing our personal information and much more

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 12th, 2008 David Haskin

Six free downloads to fire up your Blackberry

One of the best things about Research In Motion (RIM) BlackBerry smart phones is their ability to download and install external applications. Every download adds a new level of value and customization to

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 11th, 2008 Al Sacco

How to set up call forwarding from your BlackBerry

This week, we'll show you how to enable call forwarding on your BlackBerry so you can receive all your mobile phone calls on another line. Your Research In Motion (RIM) BlackBerry has a

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 5th, 2008 Al Sacco

BlackBerry Storm could make big splash with business users

A funny thing happened on the way to marketing the Blackberry Storm, the new wireless device from Research In Motion Ltd. that goes on sale later this year over the Telus network.While marketing

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 22nd, 2008 Matt Hamblen

Mobile business apps improve as smartphones get smarter

Applications and tools for mobile workers such as sales personnel and technicians continue to grow in number and complexity as the number of new smart phones and other handhelds grows. Several recent announcements

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 21st, 2008 Matt Hamblen

Blackberry Pearl Flip is well designed but flimsy: review

Research In Motion's (RIM) BlackBerry Pearl smartphone isn't new, but the flip, or clamshell, design of its BlackBerry Pearl 8220 from T-Mobile certainly represents a big change for the leading business smartphone maker,

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 15th, 2008 Al Sacco

Will Blackberry Storm blow away the iPhone?

Research in Motion has finally announced details about its iPhone competitor, an almost-all-touch-interface 3G handset with a twist: The screen itself is a big hardware button. The BlackBerry Storm dispenses with the iconic

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 9th, 2008 Yardena Arar

Blackberry flips out with new Pearl

Research In Motion (RIM) diversified its BlackBerry line Wednesday by introducing a "flip" or clamshell model, a popular form for mobile phones. A promotional video debuts Blackberry's Pearl 8220. The BlackBerry Pearl Flip

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 11th, 2008 Jeremy Kirk and Brian Jackson

Six free downloads to help you get the most from your BlackBerry

One of the best things about Research In Motion (RIM) BlackBerry smartphones is their ability to download and install external applications. Every download adds a new level of value and customization to the

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 2nd, 2008 Al Sacco

Seven super-useful BlackBerry tips from a pro

Margaret Genet knows BlackBerrys. Though officially dubbed "operations analyst," she's the first Aflac hemployee to hold the unofficial title of "technology concierge." Genet's job number one: Teach executives how to be more efficient

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: August 29th, 2008 Al Sacco