Monthly Archives: February 2011

This week in mobile – February 11, 2011

This has been another big week in mobile! Let’s get into it… Mobile World Congress MWC, the big tradeshow for the mobile industry, was held this week in Barcelona. Although a lot of interesting mobile announcements were made in at … Continue reading

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This week in Mobile – Feb 11, 2011

What a week in mobile! Nokia to use Microsoft Windows Phone 7 as smartphone OS This was a big week for Nokia! On February 8th Stephen Elop, Nokia’s CEO and former Microsoft exec, sent a memo to the company saying … Continue reading

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Motorola’s Xoom Honeycomb Tablet

A leaked Best Buy ad has the Motorola Xoom tablet with Android 3.0 (Honeycomb) and 32GB of storage on sale on February 24 for $799. Yikes! That is $70 more than an 32GB iPad 3G.  The Xoom is equipped with a Verizon … Continue reading

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Verizon’s iPhone 4 Launch

Verizon’s iPhone 4 has launched! So how’ it go? Sold out! In less than 24 hours Verizon sold out of iPhone 4’s made available to existing subscribers. Verizon wouldn’t share the actual numbers but said it outsold any other phone … Continue reading

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Apple’s attack on eBook readers

Apple recently rejected Sony’s eBook app because it allows users to purchase books outside of iTunes. Apple only allows in-app purchases to be made with iTunes, but Sony allows books to be purchased via a website instead. Amazon’s Kindle app … Continue reading

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January Mobile Update

I’m sorry that I haven’t had a chance to post a mobile update lately which is too bad because January has been a very busy month in mobile!  Here are the important things that happened in the past few weeks: Carriers … Continue reading

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