NTP Going After Other Wireless E-Mail Software/Hardware Makers

As much as mankind’s (now) convoluted legal system keeps our complicated world (mostly) in check, sometimes it can just run amuck, particularly in the field of patent law. Take the case of NTP, which claims to have a patent on “wireless e-mail”. ¬†They have already extracted a sizable chunk of licensing monies (~$600M) out of… Continue reading NTP Going After Other Wireless E-Mail Software/Hardware Makers

Sprint and HTC announce world’s 1st 4G smartphone, EVO 4G

We normally try to feature gadgets that are available right now, but this upcoming gizmo, a doozy of a smartphone is sure to make a huge impression this summer. It also helps makes the case for a Sprint that is not dead yet. Sprint recently announced (at CTIA) its latest Android smartphone, the HTC EVO… Continue reading Sprint and HTC announce world’s 1st 4G smartphone, EVO 4G

Crackberry Owners willing to trade for iPhone

An interesting article by Arstechnica state that 40% of Blackberry users are willing to trade in for an iPhone. Does this mean Obama’s BlackBerry endorsements are wearing off? The more likely scenario is that RIM is unable to keep up with features consumers want more of that are incorporated in the iPhone and Android. To… Continue reading Crackberry Owners willing to trade for iPhone

LG eXpo GW820 smartphone can turn into a projector

We don’t feature a lot of cell phones on GfG because there are entirely too many models and there are other sites that are dedicated to just that. But of course we feature the ‘big name’ ones and the newsworthy and unique. The LG eXpo GW820 definitely fits the newsworthy category, as it’s the first… Continue reading LG eXpo GW820 smartphone can turn into a projector

Sprint to launch 1st 4G smartphone this summer

You may already be immune to those Sprint commercials that keep using the term “4G”, but the reality is that they may have a 4G WiMax network in a lot of cities, but no phones! Well that’s about to change this summer with the introduction of a new 4G smartphone. There’s a good chance too… Continue reading Sprint to launch 1st 4G smartphone this summer

CES 2010: Dell Mini 3 Smartphone Will Run on AT&T

Dell is following through with their earlier announcement of an Android handset, and will be joining the ranks of the other AT&T Android smartphones. The Dell Mini 3 smartphone [press release] is an iPhone/Droid/Nexus styled touchscreen phone that sports a 3.5″ 540×360 display, 3 Megapixel camera with flash, microSD slot, GPS and Bluetooth. Expect availability… Continue reading CES 2010: Dell Mini 3 Smartphone Will Run on AT&T

Sony Ericsson P1i business smartphone

If you’re in the market for a serious business oriented smartphone that is also stylish and gives you some personal ‘toys’, then look no further than the 3G Sony Ericsson P1i. The P1i is a touchscreen smartphone with a slew of connectivity options like GSM and UMTS, Bluetooth, IR port, modem, and USB. For productivity,… Continue reading Sony Ericsson P1i business smartphone

Nokia E61 smartphone

If you’re one of the, yes, many people who aren’t necessarily in love with either a Blackberry or an iPhone, and are considering other cool phones, take a look at the Nokia E61. This is a business-oriented smartphone with a full QWERTY keyboard and a huge 320×240 full-color screen. Apart from the touchscreen, this smartphone… Continue reading Nokia E61 smartphone