Windows Mobile Weekly Roundup

by Todd Ogasawara

Manufacturers Can't Build Linux Based Ultraportables Fast Enough
Fri, 08 Feb 2008 06:23:38
The Wired article Linus Torvalds on Why Users Aren't Flocking to Linux has the Linux creator rationalizing why Linux hasn't been accepted on the desktop. My message to Mr. Torvalds: Dude, don't worry about the desktop - Linux has conquered and cornered the ultraportable market! I just went over to ZaReason to check on the [...]
Does Mobile Device Ecosystem Matter?
Thu, 07 Feb 2008 22:48:30
While syncing my Zune with a bunch of video podcasts, I began thinking about the fact that my iPod is usually what travels with me because of all the eco-system infrastructure I have to support it: FM transceiver dock for the car, battery powered docking speaker, belt cases, etc. The Zune 2 firmware transformed my [...]
HanDBase 4.0 Available
Wed, 06 Feb 2008 22:27:05
When HanDBase was only available for the Palm OS, I remember wondering if it would ever be available for Windows CE devices. I remember how excited i was to get an early Windows CE version of it to write the first review of it for Microsoft.com. Here’s a republished version of it that is still [...]
Apple Bumps iPhone to 16GB and iPod touch to 32GB
Tue, 05 Feb 2008 06:00:53
Just read an MSNBC article that Apple increased the iPhone to 16GB ($499) and the iPod touch to 32GB (also $499). I wonder: (1) Why didn’t they announce this during Macworld? It might have prevented some of their dramatic stock price drop since then. (and) (2) Shouldn’t the iPod touch price be down around $449 [...]
Pownce Mobile
Mon, 04 Feb 2008 22:43:15
Hmm, I think I’m asking for information tonight instead of providing it Pownce switched from its invitation beta phase to public beta a few weeks ago. They also brought out a mobile friendly site you can find at… http://m.pownce.com/ So, here’s the thing. I like Twitter a lot. I like Tumblr a lot. Jaiku, um, [...]
DPreview.com Mobile Friendly Site
Sun, 03 Feb 2008 22:44:07

My favorite digital camera review site recently created a mobile device friendly website. You can find the Digital Photography Review mobile friendly site at… http://www.dpreview.com/mobile/