More on Personal Tech


Security flaw spotted in G1 Google phone

Posted October 27, 2008 - 1:46 pm

Researchers at Independent Security Evaluators say they've discovered a security flaw in the Android browser that could make users of phones with the browser vulnerable to  

Qik tests video streaming service for BlackBerry phones

Posted October 27, 2008 - 10:44 am

BlackBerry users can now start streaming and sharing videos from their phones, social-networking company Qik announced on  

RIM CTO: 10 tips for creating great BlackBerry applications

Posted October 27, 2008 - 10:26 am

Research In Motion's (RIM) CTO David Yach addressed a crowd of roughly 700 mobile application developers and others at RIM's first BlackBerry Developer Conference in Silicon Valley on Tuesday, offering up a list of 10 tips to help those developers create valuable BlackBerry  

Revised version of Sony's LittleBigPlanet begins shipping

Posted October 27, 2008 - 9:27 am

A revised version of Sony's "LittleBigPlanet" game for the PlayStation 3 has begun shipping days after Sony postponed release of the game because it included a song that drew lyrics from the  

AT&T upgrades entire backbone network to 40Gbps

Posted October 24, 2008 - 9:00 pm

AT&T this week completed transitioning its IP traffic to a consolidated IP/MPLS backbone by deploying 40Gbps Ethernet technology over its entire  

WhitePages Mobile for iPhone

Posted October 24, 2008 - 8:56 pm

One of the joys of the Mac community is that if you find something--a program, a method of doing something, what have you--there usually isn't a shortage of people willing to suggest  

Android users favoring apps over games

Posted October 24, 2008 - 8:54 pm

Owners of the Android-powered G1 handset seem more anxious to get things done with it than to play games, according to download statistics from the long-awaited phone's first few days on  

Nine really frustrating things about the iPhone

Posted October 24, 2008 - 6:58 pm

I've been an iPhone user for all of a month  

Lawmakers, sports leagues raise concerns about white spaces

Posted October 24, 2008 - 5:10 pm


Verizon pays up for video voicemail patent

Posted October 24, 2008 - 4:54 pm

Verizon Wireless is the latest to settle a lawsuit brought by Klausner Technologies over visual voicemail  

Quiz: In their own words

Posted October 24, 2008 - 4:42 pm

Whose DNA isn't programmed to make cheap junk? Who is bringing holiday giving to the cell-phone-toting generation? Who can get 100M bps? Who doesn't need Microsoft to tell them their software is pirated? Think you know? Take the quiz and prove  

The iPhone: The accounting gift that keeps on giving (to Apple)

Posted October 24, 2008 - 3:19 pm

Yesterday some combination of  

Analysts: Apple's iPhone 'firing on all cylinders'

Posted October 24, 2008 - 2:45 pm

When Apple reported its fiscal fourth quarter earnings earlier this week, the company revealed that it had reached its self-imposed goal of selling 10 million iPhones in 2008--with two months to  

Intel repudiates executives' criticism of the iPhone

Posted October 23, 2008 - 9:51 pm

Intel distanced itself from criticism of Apple's iPhone made by executives at the company's Intel Developer Forum conference in Taipei, saying the comments were not  

Recession hits Blu-ray where it counts

Posted October 23, 2008 - 1:52 pm

Tech analysts predict a cold winter for  

Human evolution over: This is as good as it gets

Posted October 23, 2008 - 11:14 am

A British geneticist claims that most of the environmental factors that drive natural selection -- isolated populations, infant mortalities, older fathers -- have been eliminated in modern civilization, meaning that human evolution is at an

Move over, Android: Here comes BlackBerry Bold

Posted October 23, 2008 - 10:49 am

Research In Motion doesn't mind stealing Android's  

Ericsson takes LTE to the street

Posted October 23, 2008 - 10:24 am

Ericsson has managed to achieve rates in excess of 100M bps (bits per second) with next-generation mobile technology LTE (Long Term Evolution) during recent field  

Sony cuts financial outlook on weak economy, strong yen

Posted October 23, 2008 - 10:19 am

Sony has revised down its financial outlook for the full year due to lower sales of key products as a result of the slowing economy and the strong Japanese  

More crackpottery: User agent reveals secret iNetBook doohicky?

Posted October 23, 2008 - 3:40 am

Hey, you might recall a couple of days ago when I nodded approvingly at Jon Gruber's Apple netbook speculation; he thought that such a device would much more likely take the form of a souped-up iPhone than a cut-down  

Pay as you as go phones: See the better sides of communications

Posted October 23, 2008 - 1:37 am

Let us have a clear insight about the pay as you go (PAYG) mobile  

BlackBerry Bold to hit stores Nov. 4

Posted October 22, 2008 - 9:12 pm


Android Market to open to any app Monday

Posted October 22, 2008 - 5:01 pm

The Android Market currently has about 50 applications, but that number should go up next week when Google opens the market to  

Nokia goes after Google with open-source Symbian

Posted October 22, 2008 - 4:15 pm

Nokia has announced its Symbian mobile operating system will join the likes of Android and will become an open source operating  

Jobs: The iPhone is Apple's netbook

Posted October 22, 2008 - 3:18 pm

Join us:






ITworld LIVE

    Join today!

    See more content

    Answers - Powered by ITworld

    ITworld Answers helps you solve problems and share expertise. Ask a question or take a crack at answering the new questions below.

    Ask a Question