AT&T Nabs Nokia E71x Smartphone
The Symbian-powered smartphone will be aggressively priced at $99, a sign that Nokia is aiming to have a stronger presence in the U.S. market.
bMighty News Flash: Friday March 27, 2009
Today's top tech news for small and midsize businesses: Small businesses want less stimulus, more tax cuts, free small businesses resources, Amazon, Google, IBM layoffs, Facebook needs $, Google Checkout fees rise, SMBs virtualize blades, Sun VDI 3, Microsoft attacks Mac, Apple WWDC, Windows 7 Release Candidate, Verizon netbooks, Accolade Systems sues Apple, Skype for iPhone, Opera Mobile 9.7, BlackBerry SlingPlayer, U4EA/Vidtel video communication services, TNCI integrated communications, Conf
Opera Adds Location Awareness
The browser will utilize Skyhook's technology to detect Wi-Fi access points and then compare them against a database of geolocated points.
Future Of Mobile Gaming Is Convergence
Developers need to integrate social networks, location, and music in order to reach the burgeoning market of mobile gamers, one Nokia executive suggests.
Apple's iPhone 3.0 A Win For Consumers
The update will likely improve the iPhone and iPod Touch as a gaming machine, social networking tool, business tool, and browser, and lays the groundwork for future hardware.
Comcast To Offer WiMax Service
The cable company will likely resell Clearwire's product as part of a "quadruple play" that offers cable, home phone, residential Internet, and mobile broadband services.
Mobile Web Usage Doubles
Social networks, blogging, and news Web sites are spurring the use of daily mobile Internet usage, according to a new ComScore report.
Facebook Connect Comes To iPhone
App Store developers will have access to Facebook's API from within their apps, and the move could expand the social network's mobile presence.
bMighty News Flash: Friday March 13, 2009
Today's top tech news for small and midsize businesses: FBI probe of Vivek Kundra, Firefox beta release, Yahoo's FireEagle on Facebook, Palm Pre vs. iPhone and BlackBerry, Symbian platform release schedule, rumors of Android Cupcake, GlobalScape file sharing update, Dell all-in-one tackes iMac, PC makers target SMBs, stimulus for veteran-owned SMBs, Twitter drives traffic, Facebook outpaces Yahoo traffic, CDW seeks SMB partners, Zer01 unlimited mobile plan, Google Voice threatens Android, Linux
Google Voice Rises To Replace GrandCentral
New to the service will be the ability to receive SMS text messages sent to your Google Voice number on a mobile device, and sending messages from your Web-based Google Voice inbox.
Future Of The Phone, Again
We're in uncertain times now, and vendors have to try multiple approaches to find the right product mix going forward.
DEMO 09 Sees Focus On Mobile
The number of enterprises deploying smartphones will grow rapidly over the next few years, as reflected by the number of products showcased for managing and securing these devices.