Gateway today issued a recall of 14,000 notebook batteries, which can overheat and create a potential fire hazard.
Another market research firm is weighing in on the potential market impact of the iPhone: While stating that the iPhone already is a success, IDC said that the device has shortcomings that may prevent the mass market from adopting it.
If the $599 iPhone isn’t expensive enough for you then Porshe’s new mobile phone should do the trick. Porsche Design Group announced the P’9521 phone in France last week and it will cost you a cool $1600.
Mobile phones aren’t just for talking in Singapore.
Apple today announced that its upcoming multimedia phone will offer longer battery life than originally estimated as well as a glass top surface.
Apple better crank up another iPhone factory because a recent survey says that 19 million mobile phone users want the phone.
Olathe (KS) – Garmin expands its nuvi 200 product line with two widescreen portable navigation devices.
Both the nuvi 200w and nuvi 250w come in a slightly revised casing that follows the general widescreen trend. The 4.3” screen offers a resolution of 480x272 pixels. The two models a similar feature set, including a preloaded database with six million points of interest, a built-in picture viewer, calculator, currency converter, unit converter and a world clock.
iPhone buyers will have to register for an iTunes account in order to be able to use the phone.
Opinion - If there is one IT company that teaches us lesson after lesson how to market yourself and your products, then it has to be Apple. But it looks like marketing got ahead of reality with the iPhone: There are early signs that Apple is sailing into rocky waters and will have to pay the price, if the hyped hardware will not be able to deliver what the marketing department has promised.If there is one IT company that teaches us lesson after lesson how to market yourself and your products, then it has to be Apple.
Chicago (IL) – Motion Computing today received approval from the FCC to integrate HSDPA-based wireless broadband capability in its latest tablet PC models.The HSDPA feature is expected to be announced by the company soon and to be offered side-by-side to the existing EV-DO option.
The United States has barred the importation of certain cell phone chips from Qualcomm, after a trade panel deemed it infringes on patents owned by rival Broadcom.