Windows Mobile 6 upgrade for the AT&T 8525

FINALLY! – The first upgrade to the three AT&T devices is here!  The Blackjack and Trei 750 should be following soon…   IMPORTANT DISCLAIMER: At this time, Good Mobile Messaging is not supported on the AT&T 8525 with Windows Mobile 6. It is recommended that Good Mobile Messaging users not upgrade their device’s firmware…


Pantech Duo launches with AT&T

  Dual sliding keayboards in a small package plus Windows Mobile 6 makr this phone a winner. It looks beautiful in person – very stylish – appealing to both consumers and professionals. Another interesting tidbit is that this phone will be upgradeable to support System Center Mobile Device Manager 2008. Of course it is a…


T-Mobile’s Shadow – Windows Mobile 6 for the rest of us

The T-Mobile SHadow was finally annmounced. It has everything you expect from a WindowsMobile phone including WiFi, Bluetooth, a 2Mp camera, Exchange Activesync, Live Search, Windows Live (Hotmail, Messenger, Contacts, Spaces). But it also packs a few extra features: 20-key slide-out keyboard A Jog-dial interface that works great Quad-band GSM/EDGE radio A new user interface…


New Psion Rugged PDA, the iKON

One of may favorite devices, the Motorola Symbol MC35 now has some serious competition: the Psion iKON. Some of the most interesting features: Choice of Windows, Windows Mobile 6 Standard or Windows Mobile 6 Professional Display with full VGA resolution (640×480) GPS, WiFi, Bluetooth and GPRS/UMTS 3G cellular radios Whitstands dropping from 5 feet. IP65…


Windows Mobile an approved standard for Department of Defense

While CTIA was very exciting (read my summary positing here), there are some other very cool news: We hit a great milestone by the official approval for use of Windows Mobile for wireless e-mail throughout the Department of Defense, through DISA/STIG certification. The first release of this solution combines a CAC reader and software from…


Windows Mobile at CTIA

PC Magazine posted an interesting article about CTIA. I had a lot of fun at CTIA this year. The first day “pre-show” was very busy for me as I had the opportunity to participate in a panel at the Smartphone Summit, made a presentation at an Ingram Micro event on mobility, attended the AT&T /…


Sprint announces the CDMA Touch – Sprint Vogue!

It includes Office Mobile, Windows Live, Sprint TV, Sprint Radio, SIRIUS and support for 4Gb Micro-SD cards


We are hiring! Looking for someone to drive our Partner strategy in Mobility

Sr. Product Manager, Mobile Communications Business SMS&P SegmentGet Mobile and work in one of the most exciting and fastest growing businesses in Microsoft!In this position in the US BMO (Business Marketing Organization) you will focus on small and medium sized customers and partners to get them to adopt a cost-effective platform for advanced mobile communications…


Register for a Security and Device Management Webcast

If you are concerned about device management, provisioning, advanced security, mobile VPN and similar topics, I stongly encourage you to register for the upcoming Security & Device Management Webcast that will be held on Oct 23rd – Mr. Mobile, Jason Langdridge, will be our presenter. I promise it will be full of interesting information. Register…


Mobile Connections – Vegas Nov 5th

Highlights of the show include : LOB Content for building OR extending existing LOB applications to mobile. Massively Scalable Server Rack – demonstrating the use of our database technology on thousands of devices Windows Mobile Roundtable Session – an invite-only special feedback session with product team members. Windows Mobile Experience – device loaner program  …