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Handango launches competition to find the most fanatical mobile software customer
Posted on 3-Feb-2004 07:26Tags News, Computing

Judges will select the most inspiring, hilarious or outrageous mobile software story, and winner will receive a PDA or phone of choice plus Handango reward-points. Comments (Comments)

PalmSource announces new Palm OS Developer Suite
Posted on 3-Feb-2004 07:18Tags News, Development

The Eclipse powered development tool is a key component in developer suite for ARM-native and 68K software development. Comments (Comments)

MSDN webcasts related to Windows Mobile platform for February 2004
Posted on 2-Feb-2004 23:09Tags News, Development

These MSDN webcasts are of interest to developers working with Windows based mobile devices. Comments (Comments)

Visto Corporation purchases Psion Software
Posted on 2-Feb-2004 21:58Tags News, Software

Visto will use the technology to enhance wireless push e-mail and Symbian OS support. Comments (Comments)

PalmOne releases update to Sprint Treo 600
Posted on 2-Feb-2004 20:50Tags News, Palm

The Updater 1.10 fixes problems with SMS and web browser usability. Comments (Comments)

Vodafone Future Vision website
Posted on 2-Feb-2004 18:19Tags News, Mobile

A few years ago infrastructure manufacturers like Nokia and Ericsson released an avalanche of mini-movies where they all gave us their vision of the future with ubiquitous 3G. Now Vodafone is showing us their idea of the future with always present mobile access. Comments (Comments)

Telecom New Zealand to launch mPayment solutions
Posted on 2-Feb-2004 17:47Tags News, Mobile

In its initial launch the new service will give prepay users the option to recharge mobile phones via SMS directly from a bank account. Comments (Comments)

SEGA expands mobile content business in North America
Posted on 31-Jan-2004 10:50Tags News, Gaming

The company will launch game content on Verizon Wireless. Comments (Comments)

Telecom New Zealand open SMS to the world
Posted on 31-Jan-2004 10:29Tags News, Mobile

Telecom New Zealand signed an agreement with InphoMatch to expand the reach of their SMS services. Comments (Comments)

BuZZone for Pocket PC promotion: two for one
Posted on 31-Jan-2004 10:14Tags News, Software

For a limited time users of BuZZone can buy one licence and use it in two copies of the sofware. Comments (Comments)

Samsung and RIM to offer BlackBerry connectivity for Samsung wireless handhelds
Posted on 30-Jan-2004 17:42Tags News, BlackBerry

RIM's BlackBerry Connect licensing program will help Samsung enable its wireless handhelds to connect to the BlackBerry Enterprise Server framework. Comments (Comments)

TextMaker updated to support handwriting
Posted on 30-Jan-2004 17:37Tags News, Software

TextMaker is now fully compatible with Microsoft Transcriber and Phatware's CalliGrapher. Comments (Comments)

Bluetooth digital camera application in business solutions
Posted on 29-Jan-2004 20:35Tags News, Bluetooth

How a Bluetooth digital camera is being used in the real estate, aircraft, army and other time sensitive applications. Comments (Comments)

Handheld devices market declined in 2003
Posted on 29-Jan-2004 07:56Tags News, Computing

IDC reports that there was a slight quarterly growth in worldwide handheld devices market, but a full-year decline of 18%. PalmOne leads, with HP in second. Comments (Comments)

Cellular mobile to become more pervasive and more personal in 2004
Posted on 28-Jan-2004 22:34Tags News, Mobile

New Deloitte reports indicate deepening of current wireline and wireless technologies and new revenue streams from Voice/Data transition. Comments (Comments)

Vodafone results show more than 130 million users around the world
Posted on 28-Jan-2004 21:18Tags News, Mobile

Vodafone PLC has released performance indicators for the quarter ended December 2003. More than 4.5 million users of vodafone live! service. Comments (Comments)

SFR to use Wapaka WAP browser to show off Vodafone live!
Posted on 28-Jan-2004 20:54Tags News, GPRS

French operator SFR will use the Java based WAP browser as a promotional material and support for call centre. Comments (Comments)

Sandisk ships 1GB SD card
Posted on 28-Jan-2004 20:40Tags News, Computing

The company is using new stackable technology developed with Sharp Corporation. Comments (Comments)

Sierra Wireless brings GSM/GPRS card for O2
Posted on 28-Jan-2004 20:16Tags News, GPRS

British mobile operator O2 to sell branded GSM/GPRS PC card. Comments (Comments)

BOnTime 2.0 for Pocket PC released
Posted on 27-Jan-2004 20:59Tags News, Software

Bsystems has announced a new version of its time recording program for Pocket PC, including a new XML based storage. Comments (Comments)

AppForge Crossfire Development Kit for the Sony Ericsson P900
Posted on 27-Jan-2004 20:47Tags News, Symbian

With this development kit, you receive everything you need to quickly start developing for Sony Ericsson smartphones, and immediately be able to test your application on a real device. Comments (Comments)

NTT DoCoMo keeping cool on AT&T Wireless case
Posted on 27-Jan-2004 20:41Tags News, Mobile

A press release from the Japanese operator says "DoCoMo may submit an acquisition proposal to AT&T Wireless". Comments (Comments)

Mobile data subscribers top the 100 million mark
Posted on 27-Jan-2004 20:02Tags News, GPRS

Japan and Korea led the worldwide mobile data subscribers figure past the 100 million mark in September 2003, according to EMC. Comments (Comments)

A new GSM operator in New Zealand: anytime?
Posted on 27-Jan-2004 19:54Tags News, Mobile

Since 2001 Econet Wireless is promissing a second GSM network in New Zealand. The South African group Allied Technologies now owns 50% of the Zimbabwe based operator and promisses to invest. Comments (Comments)

Rural and Regional Australia gets new high-speed wireless data service
Posted on 27-Jan-2004 18:34Tags News, Mobile

Some view this as an opportunity for more smart devices (like Pocket PC Phone Edition or Smartphones) to enter this market. Comments (Comments)

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