How to unify your scattered social life on your smart phone

Though your mobile phone keeps you more connected, it can also make things more complicated. Using a cell phone to track e-mail, text messages, instant messages, voicemail, Facebook, and Twitter can be a

Published on: January 25th, 2010 Tony Bradley

Huge surge in demand for Google Android phone

A "monstrous" jump in demand for Android-equipped smartphones has turned the market upside down, a retail pollster said today.Of the people who told ChangeWave Research in a mid-December survey that they planned to

Published on: January 8th, 2010 Gregg Keizer

12 gadgets that give you power with no strings – and wires – attached

Our tech lives are entangled in wires. Nearly every electronic gadget and gizmo we buy comes with its own charger, and don't forget the additional cables for transferring data, listening to audio, and

Published on: November 2nd, 2009 Jeff Bertolucci

Windows Mobile 6.5 a “fine-tuning” rather than full-scale upgrade

Today's release of Windows Mobile 6.5 is not the complete overhaul that users have been demanding. For that the smartphone-using public will have to wait for Windows Mobile 7, scheduled to release in

Published on: October 8th, 2009

Palm Pre: Top-notch smartphone, despite some hardware gaps

The Palm Pre offers plenty of smart features and quick access to information, but hardware lag and lack of applications subtract from an otherwise top-notch experience.In the Canadian market since Aug. 27 the

Published on: September 18th, 2009 Brian Jackson

Which mobile browser is best? Safari, Web OS or Android

Browsing the Web while you're on the move is one of the perks of owning a smartphone. The new touchscreen phones now entering the market are ideal for this job, as they're equipped

Published on: September 15th, 2009 Daniel Ionescu

Bell gears up to meet Palm Pre demand as Canadian launch approaches

Bell Mobility is well stocked and ready to launch the Palm Pre smartphone Aug. 27, with pre-orders already being taken.The exclusive Canadian carrier for the Pre learned an important lesson from Sprint's launch

Published on: August 20th, 2009 Brian Jackson

Mobile device deathmatch – Will the Palm Pre blow past the iPhone?

There's been one promised iPhone killer after another - the Google Android-based HTC Dream and Magic, the RIM BlackBerry Storm, the yet-to-ship, years-delayed Windows Mobile 7 - but none has given it worthwhile

Published on: July 7th, 2009 Galen Gruman

There’s enough pie for us all, says Palm CEO

Palm's new CEO on Thursday said he thinks the smartphone market is growing fast enough that multiple handset makers can thrive, and he also hinted at updates to come for the new Pre

Published on: June 29th, 2009 Nancy Gohring

Down and dirty with Palm Pre – great looks, awesome software, disappointing hardware

Ever since Palm unveiled the Pre and its brand new mobile operating system, webOS, in January at the CES 2009 show, Palm's smartphone has been the talk of the Web, consuming the tech

Published on: June 25th, 2009 Al Sacco

18 awesome Palm Pre tips, tricks and shortcuts

I've penned loads of tips and tricks stories for RIM smartphone users. This week, it's time to spread the love. I've barely put down the Palm Pre since it arrived at my desk

Published on: June 16th, 2009 Al Sacco

Palm Pre outclasses the iPhone

I have a confession to make: About two years ago I made a big mistake and bought a phone designed for mere mortals when what I really wanted was an Apple iPhone. Don't

Published on: June 12th, 2009 Brian Nadel

Apple $99 iPhone may pulverize Palm Pre, imperil BlackBerry Pearl

On Monday, Apple pulled out all the stops at its 2009 Worldwide Developer Conference (WWDC), introducing additions and enhancements to its operating system, Mac OS X, the MacBook Pro laptop line, as well

Published on: June 11th, 2009 Al Sacco

Palm Pre vs. iPhone 3G – Which is better?

iPhone 3G and Palm Pre Compared The iPhone 3G (right) and the Palm Pre both have a multitouch screen; both have similar feature sets and are used in a similar manner. But they

Published on: June 9th, 2009 Nick Mediati