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Dash Internet GPS device enters pre-order phase

Sunnyvale (CA) – Dash Navigation today said that its GPRS-equipped navigation device is now available for pre-order and is scheduled for a “mid-to-late February” delivery.    

User-generated content to bring greater depth to digital maps, says ABI Research

HTC delays volume shipments of HTC Shift to January 2008

Myspace goes mobile by way of Sprint

$250 Electronic paper watch launched

Hong Kong-based wrist watch maker Art Technology announced a new line of “luxury” watches using E Ink’s electronic paper technology. Offered from about $250, the new “Phosphor” product line integrates E Ink’s Vizplex electronic paper display, which is “made up of pure black and pure white particles”, as watch dials.    

Asus updates R2H UMPC with 3G

Chicago (IL) - Asus has received FCC approval for an updated version of its R2H UMPC.      

iPhone a prime target for hackers next year, say security experts

Owners of Apple's iPhone should be prepared to face a "serious attack" that will strike the device in 2008, according to predictions released today by Arbor Networks.

Toshiba announces M700 series Tablet PCs

SMS celebrates 15th anniversary

15 years ago the first recorded cell phone text message was sent, to an employee at Euro mobile service provider Vodafone with the message "Happy Christmas".

Man on cell phone killed by train

Global smartphone shipments to top 195 million units in 2008

Patent suit seeks $360 million from Apple for iPhone voicemail

The latest iPhone lawsuit involves Klausney Technologies, a largely unknown tech firm that claims it owns a patent used in the device's visual voicemail.

Nokia offers free "all you can eat" access to mobile music

Nokia today announced the introduction of "Comes with Music," a new service that allows users to download an unlimited amount of music for free for 12 months.

OQO ultra mobile PC gets HSDPA option

OQO today added a new model to it product lineup, now offering HSDPA mobile broadband in addition to the already available EV-DO option. But don’t get too excited just yet: The new “world broadband” device will not be sold in the U.S.

Dell pitches a $4500 WoW notebook

World of Warcraft (WoW) players are now able to purchase an off-the-shelf performance notebook from Dell that comes packed with a boatload of goodies relating to the game.

Comcast drops out of 700 MHz wireless auction

Chinese iPhone talks halter

iPhone goes 3G next year

AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson revealed today that a new version of the iPhone will come out next year and will be based on the advanced mobile 3G standard.

France sells "cheap" unlocked iPhones for $1,100

French mobile service provider Orange this week announced it would sell unlocked versions of the iPhone for around $1,100, beating the price set by its German counterpart.