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How To Avoid the Top 10 Smartphone Security Mishaps of the Holiday Season

To help with mobile device management during the holiday shopping season, we outline the top 10 smartphone security mistakes to safeguard against.

Mobile Apps Will Heat up to 'Staggering' Levels in 2011: IDC

The impact of cloud computing and an explosion of device options will push mobile computing to new levels in the coming year.

Mobile Database Management for Mobile Devices

An examination of Sybase SQL Anywhere, which now supports the iPhone, and SQLite wraps up our assessment of top mobile database solutions.

Mobile Management Guide to the Mobile Database Market

This report examines the top players in the mobile database market, starting with SQL Server Compact, Oracle Database Lite and IBM DB2 Everyplace.

AT&T Blames 'Software Defect' for Slow iPhone Upload Speeds

Carrier promises a fix and says capping wasn't to blame for reports of upload speeds at a fraction of what users expected for the mobile device.

Critics' Picks: Top 5 Netbooks Based on Review Roundup

We look to see which mobile devices landed on the most top 5 lists and/or earned high ratings in their categories from more than one reviewer. How are netbooks faring after the iPad debut?

Microsoft to Mobile Device Users: 'Tag, You're It'

Microsoft releases barcode reading product meant to aid marketers in reaching consumers through their cell phones with interactive information such as links to sites and experiences.

Top 6 iPad Hardware Accessories for Mobile Computing

If you want to use Apple's latest mobile device for mobile computing tasks, you'll need to accessorize. We highlight six of the best hardware peripherals for the iPad.

Will Microsoft's New Kin Phones Go On Sale Thursday?

As Microsoft retools its Windows mobile strategy, the software giant says its newest mobile devices -- the Kin phones -- will be available in May. But now gadget enthusiast sites claim the roll out is coming earlier.

HP's 'Risky' Plan to Take Palm Beyond Smartphones to Mobile Device for Telehealth, Education

HP has big plans for Palm, but some analysts think the smartphone maker's webOS is not ready to take on Apple's hot new mobile device, the iPad.

Palm Handhelds Saved by HP Acquisition

HP buys the struggling smartphone-maker for $1.2 billion. How does this all fit in with HP's overall mobile device strategy?

Two New BlackBerrys: Small, Feature-Packed Handheld Computers

Research In Motion updates the BlackBerry Bold and Pearl lines, but how competitive are the new handheld computers with Apple and Android mobile devices?

Princeton Finds Cause of iPad Wi-Fi Woes

One of the most common problems to surface on Apple's latest mobile device, the iPad, has been the unsteady Wi-Fi connectivity, but some computer scientists at Princeton say they've figured out the problem.

Hot Trends in Wireless: Android Mobile Devices, 4G, Telehealth

Android tablets with Flash to take on the iPad, as well as 4G developments and advances in telehealth are the emerging trends in wireless.

Apple Delays International iPad Launch, While Israel Bans the Mobile Device

The age-old balance of supply and demand catches up with Apple, which finds itself unable to roll out the mobile computing iPad worldwide. Not that Israel cares, though: It just banned importation of the device.