Author: Leigh Geary

MPx220 – Oh, THAT camera..

Looks like the camera issue with the MPx220 is still a major topic of conversation. We've now got PhoneMag.com showing actual pictures taken with this phone, which all appear to be blurry when zoom is used. Whilst some of this can be put down to the u...

DVD to Smartphone – So good it SELLS the Smartphone!

You may have already read my well deserved praise of DVD to Mobile (Smartphone Edition). Well, it gets even better. DVD to Mobile works along with the bloody brilliant BetaPlayer (available here) - a free and rather splendid movie-player with wide-scr...

AudioVox 5600 released on AT&T

Yup, the SPV C500 is travelling across the water to the new world. America will now get the Audiovox SMT5600 - for this is what it is known as over there - on AT&T Wireless. A full Press Release will be posted here soon, but AT&T Wireless themselves …

Orange 3G handsets coming 2005

Orange are to launch their range of 3G handsets in 2005, according to this PC Advisor article. Orange CEO Sanjiv Ahuja spoke at the Etre technology conference in Cannes... "There's a lot of hype in the industry around convergence but more often than...

Rumour – Vodafone MPx220?

Rumours reaching us here yet again about Vodafone. These rumours seem pretty consistant and have been rumbling in during the past few weeks. Now we're hearing it will be arriving with a nice Vodafone sticker by the end of October.. Will it ? Well, ma...

Loadsa skins!

Wade McGraw has submitted loads of skins for you guys to enjoy. Check them out by clicking the links below...  Guinness  Livestrong  Spongebob Squarep...  Specialized  Legendary  Kenya 2  Fox Racing  Brit...

Macromedia to expand the use of flash in mobiles

No direct mention of the Windows Smartphone here, but Macromedia are very interested in expanding the use of Flash into mobile phones so that operators can easily amend menus, add hot keys, give extra functionality and change the interface of a phone ...

Visto Mobile 5 Released

VISTO PUSHES INSTANT MOBILE EMAIL TO MASS MARKET   New ConstantSync™ technology delivers up-to-the-moment Email, contacts and calendar to multiple devices   (Redwood Shores, CALIF., October 8 2004) — Visto Corporation (www.visto.com), ...

MPx220 coming to o2 and AT&T – and maybe Vodafone too?!

UK network o2 will be bring the much-anticipated Motorola MPx220 Smartphone out very soon. In fact, they've got a PDF which includes it in the o2 "coming soon" section. Grab the PDF direct from Motorola by clicking here. Here in the UK this move mean...

Find a local pub :)

This story caught my eye. Mainly because I like lager.. and pubs.. :) I wouldn't normally recommend SMS cash-sucking systems, but this one sounds like a great idea.It uses the ITagg system to triangulate between transmitters to pinpoint your position ...

SD Cards even cheaper

Just spotted the Ebuyer.com have got really good deals on SD and MiniSD cards. Click here to see the MiniSD cards and click here for the SD card deals. MiniSD prices are currently £23.03 for 256Mb and SD cards are going for £15.99 for 256Mb.

New Smartphone magazine

Richard Tivey has emailed in about the new Smartphone magazine which has just hit the shelves. It covers all manner of smartphones, from the superior Windows Mobile-Powered handsets all the way down to the Nokia rubbish ;) Check out the cover of the ...

Massive MoDaCo Smartphone Event November 6th

Most of you will know about MoDaCo.com, it's the largest Smartphone forum on the planet. Every now and then they have Events which are designed to bring the community together. This time the event is going to be a bit different... - TWO arenas - one f...

4SmartPhone Mobility Solution

4SmartPhone launches first affordable office mobility solution with 40 companies in production   SMB Customers Rely on First Cost-Effective Solution that Supports Mobile Computing Anywhere, Anytime With Nearly Any Device     PHOENIX, A...

Astraware October Promo

Astraware has just launched an extra special promotion for October on all their Windows Mobile™ Smartphone titles, the 'Get Smart' promotion offers $5 discounts on all their Smartphone games plus special discounts on the PopCap Pack (5 great games, ...

DVD to Smartphone – Easy as pie!

Today I have been mostly messing with DVD to Mobile (Smartphone Edition) .. and lemme tell you, it's bloody great. I've got a 128Mb MiniSD card in my SPV C500 and it's amazing that you can actually fit an entire DVD movie onto it. Complex DVD recoding...

MPx220 – November launch on AT&T? Or October?

The MPx220 .. it's been delayed right? Well, AT&T are getting the sales force into gear, so it looks like that infamous phrase, "it's right around the corner", might.. actually be true. Stefan Druijf emailed me from the US (where the phone will launch...

Add to MyYahoo!

I've added the capability of adding CoolSmartPhone.com to the new MyYahoo! section of Yahoo.com and Yahoo.co.uk. Simply put, the new improved MyYahoo! area is a collection of news feeds, images and information that you can tailor to suit you. So, if y...