iPhone partially unlocked

The fine geeks over at the iPhone Dev Wiki have claimed partial success in unlocking the Apple iPhone.

Voodoo announces Core 2 Extreme notebook

Calgary (Canada) – VoodooPC is offering a new performance notebook equipped with Intel’s Core 2 Extreme X7800 processor and up to 600 GB of hard disk space.      

Fujitsu introduces LifeBook U1010 UMPC

RIM intros its first dual-mode Wi-Fi smartphone

Rumors of second-generation Apple iPhone continue to surface

Sony gets FCC approval for stylish VGN-TZ notebook

Sony has taken the final hurdle in bringing a new compact notebook to the U.S. The new TZ series will weigh in at just 2.62 pounds and offer a choice of Intel’s ultra low-voltage processors U7500 (1.06 GHz) or U7600 (1.2 GHz). Built on Intel’s Santa Rosa platform the notebooks will support draft-n (v2.0) wireless connectivity and come with an optional Novatel EvDO wireless broadband card, according to the documents filed with the FCC.  

Man driving a tank takes out six mobile phone towers

Sprint brings back Katana phone with two new models

Overland Park (KS) - Sanyo has introduced the next generation to its Katana multimedia phone, offered exclusively with Sprint service. The Katana DLX phone joins the Katana II phone as the successors to the original model that came out just over a year ago.  The Katana II is the basic successor to the Katana, offering much of the same functionality. The Katana II does increase the internal capacity, with 21 MB of data storage possible.  It has a VGA digital camera and access to all of Sprint's Vision network features.

Bids for blended iPhone top $1000 on Ebay

Update: Intel joins $100 laptop initiative

Intel today announced that it will join the One Laptop Per Child (OLPC) initiative as an active member and effectively competing with AMD to provide at least one key component for the notebook.

iPhone buyers love their phones - survey

The vast majority of iPhone buyers are very happy with their purchase, according to a new study by Santa Monica-based Interpret.

JP Morgan analysts duel over iPhone Nano predictions

Is there an iPhone Nano in our future?  Analysts at JP Morgan are saying both yes and no in a case of dueling research reports.

Gateway paints its notebooks red and blue

Irvine (CA) – Gateway has introduced two new notebook families, which are available not only in the traditional dark grey casing but also with red and blue color touches.  

iPhone Nano on the way – analyst

Apple will release a Nano-sized version of the iPhone in the fourth quarter, according to a new report issued by Kevin Chang of JP Morgan.

Acer begins testing water for Gemstone-design consumer notebooks in the US

RIM preps Wi-Fi Blackberry

Research in Motion (RIM) today received approval from FCC for a new device the company calls a “handheld organizer and cellular phone with Wi-Fi” capability. Details about the device with the model number RBG41W were withheld, but sketches published on the FCC website reveal that RIM will introduce the Wi-Fi feature in a new version of the Blackberry 8800 series. RIM declined declined to comment on a possible release date of the phone.

Youtube, SKorea's LG agree to develop mobile phone

Nokia and Motorola say fake batteries could explode

Nokia and Motorola are telling Chinese government officials that fake mobile phone batteries could explode.

4-year-old does denial of service against 911

A four-year-old girl is in big trouble after calling 911 hundreds of times on a mobile phone.

10 things I have learned about the iPhone

Opinion – One week ago, Apple released its iPhone. In the past seven days I took the phone through the pace of the average phone user – without taking the device apart and without trying to figure out quickly I could drain the battery. The conclusion of the first week: The phone has serious flaws, but it is good enough to have changed the way I am using my cellphone and notebook.