Author: Leigh Geary

SDIO Wireless LAN Card

Looks like an early August launch for these cards ! These things look great and surfing/syncing whilst strolling around home without those GPRS charges is all good news. However I cannot find any compatability listings for the Smartphone OS, I presum...

Intel and MS to be stopped?

Texas Instruments and STMicroelectronics have decided to form an alliance to fend off market dominance from Microsoft and Intel in the mobile phone arena. The two chip manufacturers said that they had "formed an alliance to spur development of a wider...

Two great losses..

Today sees the closure of two great Smartphone websites, which have been around since the early days and have helped to build and develop the Smartphone community. Firstly, the excellent French site SPVNews.com is to close, which has had Cyberb0b at...

Linux Smartphone?

Hello, what's this ? A Linux Smartphone ?  The Filewalker will have 5 languages included (English, French, German, Italian, Spanish) and is to be powered by a Texas Instruments' Omap 5910 Dual Core processor with 150 MHz, 64 Mo of RAM (low-p...

New black keyboard

This new black version of the Flexis FX100 keyboard is now selling on orangesp.com.. These keyboards have been selling quickly, so make sure you get your name down for one.See orangesp.com or click here for our review.

Fonix Does Work!

Previously we ran a story stating that Fonix Voice Dial fails to work. It should be noted that this was when running the "Compact" version - which is NOT designed for the Smartphone. Please don't let this put you off purchasing the product, as there ...

BT Comes back to mobile

After leaving mmO2 in 2001, BT appears to be getting back into mobile, with a little help from T-Mobile. BT is the UK's largest telco and will team up with T-Mobile to offer mobile services to businesses and consumers, which will see BT attempting t...

Smartphones section added

A new smartphones category has now been added to pdatopsoft.com - PDA software downloads resource. Customers and developers are welcome!

13,000 people can’t be wrong!

At 14.55 BST today something very special happened... The 13,000th person joined Coolsmartphone.com! To be honest, I'm amazed! This version of the site (the new spangly one) has only been running for 2 months :) The recent surge of registrations is du...

Sendo drops lawsuit

I've been away, so I'm a little behind - you may have heard of this already, but hey.. Sendo have decided to drop their much talked-about lawsuit regarding the Smartphone. More details can be found here (ZDNet) and over here (cnet.com) This is, of c...

Analogue Plug-in

The analogue clock plug-in is now available for purchase. You can get it from smartphone.net now. We have already used and abused a similar plug in several months back to display analogue clocks, which can be seen and used

RepliGo – Free Viewer

Cerience Announces FREE RepliGo Software for your PDA, Smart Phone and Windows The most powerful document solution for your mobile device just got even better! Read a summary of this exciting offer below or visit www.cerience.com to get the whole sto...

IA Style Upgrades

Hello from IA Style, IA Album for Smartphone has been upgraded to be 100% compatible with the Orange SPV e100, the new model of SPV, and its new plug-in digital camera. We also have a new 15-day trial version available for download. And if you alrea...

What’s in a name?

Launching Q4 this year is the MS Smartphone from o2. At present though, they have no name for it. However, you can help, simnply by clicking onto the Myo2Smartphone.com website and giving them your suggestion. They are looking for a name with a "Zing...

Send an SMS from your PC!

This one has been wanted for a while now, and here it is! I've tested this out and it works brilliantly!You will need to install Microsoft .NET Framework (23Meg download from MS) to run this software, but this is mainly because it uses some Microsoft ...

AIM gets 16 Nominations

    Pocket PC Magazine nominated no less than sixteen AIM titles for the 2003 Pocket PC Awards, of which 6 Pocket PC titles and 10 Smartphone titles. The Third Annual Pocket PC Magazine Best Product Awards will...

McTraveller – Prerelease

If you are a regular traveller, you should check out new software from Fizz Software. Coming soon for a $9.99 for the Smartphone, this really is a brilliant, must have piece of software. Whether you travel alone or with others, make room for one more...

I’m back!

Here I am... just about. :) Night flights REALLY mess your head up. I've had about 2 hours kip in the past 2 days, so I'm a bit bleary at the moment! :) Plus I am stuck on a slow dial-up connection, so no mail checks yet! :( …

More SPV & E100 Rumours

The SPV E100 spells an end to the SPV as of 22.07.03. Orange shops have been split into two due to the lunach af the new SPV. Almost half have been told to pull all remaining SPV of the shelves and pass on there remaining stock. This of …

Bluetooth Headsets For SPV & E100

(Submitted by Arty)Just seen on Smart Phones online -- bluetooth headsets for SPV & SPV E100 now available, i have ordered one , see what it is like. Smartphones.org.ukGears says...Nice one Arty, keep us informed on what you think of it! :)