Cell phone use in car “worse than” drinking and driving

For Linda Mulkey of Salt Lake City, the sight of drivers using cell phones used to be unremarkable. No more. "I want to pull them over and tell then what I've been through

Published on: June 20th, 2008 Lamont Wood

No cell phones on flights please, say airline passengers

Nearly three-fourths of U.S. cell phone users recently surveyed don't want to ride in airplanes with passengers talking on phones. The results dovetail with what several airlines have apparently decided already as they

Published on: May 23rd, 2008 Matt Hamblen

Landmark Microsoft OS update makes handhelds as manageable and secure as PCs

One new bit of code in Windows Mobile 6.1 makes this otherwise-minor release of Microsoft's handheld operating system a watershed for enterprise users. The new code contains hooks into Microsoft's System Center Mobile

Published on: April 7th, 2008 John Cox

Smart ways to secure your mobile workers

The productivity benefits of smart phones and other mobile devices are difficult to ignore, and enterprises will continue to role them out across their workforce. For CIOs and other senior IT personnel the

Published on: March 10th, 2008 Gareth Maclachlan

Get your cell phone to call your e-mail

Can you get your cell phone to read out your e-mail? Or what if you want to shift seamlessly from a desktop-based to a mobile phone conversation with the same person without the

Published on: February 28th, 2008 Nestor Arellano

Will Xperia X1 oust the iPhone in mobile supremacy battle?

Sony Ericsson execs call it a "premium" convergence device and forewarn that it won't be cheap. But they promise the XPERIA X1 mobile phone will be worth every cent you spend on it.

Published on: February 11th, 2008 Joaquim P. Menezes

A new look at the Apple iPhone

Description: Hands down, the iPhone is the product of the year. Generating more discussion in consumer and enterprise circles than any other device in recent memory, the iPhone has revolutionized the way phone

Published on: November 20th, 2007 Keith A. Shaw

AT&T brings online banking to cell phones

AT&T recently unveiled a mobile banking platform that could allow users to carry out banking transactions from their cell phones. AT&T says that it's planning on preloading the banking application onto new handsets

Published on: November 15th, 2007 Brad Reed

Nokia’s Internet Tablet a viable iPhone alternative?

The scoop: N800 Internet Tablet, by Nokia, about US$400. What it is: This is a very small, thin and portable handheld device with a large color touchscreen (800 by 480 pixels) and the

Published on: November 14th, 2007 Keith A. Shaw