• Windows 5.0 -- Optimizing data sync

    Optimizing mobile applications can be a difficult task, but from an end user standpoint, it is the speed, responsiveness and functionality of the application that is most important. By combining the network notification capabilities of SNAPI with ...  Continue Reading

  • Mobile data services development trends in 2007

    The wireless industry is evolving faster than ever and easy-to-use interfaces will allow extremely powerful data services on the network to be delivered to the handset user. In this column, Darrell Jordan-Smith takes a look at new data services ...  Continue Reading

  • Cell phones: Who owns them?

    The ambiguities that have surrounded the handset -- namely who owns it, who dictates what happens on it and who enforces these rules -- present problems for service providers and enterprises alike. This financial quandary in equipment, however, has ...  Continue Reading

  • Review: Palm Treo 750

    The 750 greatly resembles previous smartphones from Palm, but, unlike its predecessors, it does not need an external antenna. It has a tablet design, with a 240-by-240-pixel touchscreen above an alphanumeric keyboard. This smartphone runs Windows ...  Continue Reading

  • Future-proofing the network: A case for flexibility in the wireless enterprise

    This white paper by MobileAccess Networks addresses the question, "Is your network sufficiently flexible and future-proof?" It discusses how emerging technologies and applications that improve workforce productivity require flexible pipelines in ...  Continue Reading

  • Apple's iPhone – Could it really have a place in business?

    Apple's mobile handset, announced recently as the iPhone, has a strong consumer attraction but does it have any place in the enterprise? In this column, Simon Forge looks at the business potential for Apple's new iPhone.  Continue Reading

  • National Instruments overcomes geography with in-building wireless solution

    Like many organizations today, National Instruments was experiencing inadequate cellular coverage due to poor geography and weak signals from external cellular towers. This case study explores the in-building wireless solution that provides National...  Continue Reading

  • Review: Palm Treo 680

    The Palm Treo 680 is a GSM quad-band smartphone from Palm available in 4 different colors. The Treo 680 runs on the Palm OS and has the same form factor as past Treo devices, but is slightly slimmer and has no antenna. Nevertheless, Palm promises ...  Continue Reading

  • Top 10 mobile tips of 2006

    Review our most popular mobile technical tips of 2006 from our stable of mobile experts; Lisa Phifer, Craig Mathias, Daniel Taylor, Kevin Beaver and Robbie Harrell.  Continue Reading

  • Review: Nokia E62

    Released only through Cingular, the E62 brings many of the features offered by the Motorola Q to the GSM audience. However, unlike the Q, the E62 uses the Symbian OS with the S60 user interface, and it therefore is more phone-centric. At about 0.5 ...  Continue Reading

  • Review: BlackBerry Pearl

    Even though this is a smartphone, not one of RIM's larger cellular-wireless handhelds, it still breaks new ground for this company, as it is its first model of any kind with support for playing music and displaying video. As part of this, the Pearl ...  Continue Reading