Category: Wireless/Mobile

Samsun Announces 5G mmWave Mobile Technology 0

Samsun Announces 5G mmWave Mobile Technology

Are you impressed with the 4G Long Term Evolution (LTE) wireless speeds? Great. Then you are really going to like what Samsung Electronics announced yesterday. Samsung announced that they have developed the world’s first...

Use AVG AntiVirus App to Locate, Lock, Unlock, or Wipe Your Android Device Remotely 49

Use AVG AntiVirus App to Locate, Lock, Unlock, or Wipe Your Android Device Remotely

AVG AntiVirus is a free and popular antivirus application that people have been using on their desktop computers for years to protect their desktop operating system, such as Windows XP or Windows 7. Download...

Windows 8 & Surface RT’s General Availability Expected on October 26, 2012 0

Windows 8 & Surface RT’s General Availability Expected on October 26, 2012

Looks like Microsoft’s latest operating system Windows 8 and tablet Surface RT will be available to general public on October 26, 2012. According to Mary Jo Foley, Windows Phone 8 is expected to officially...

Should You Buy an iPhone or an Android? 0

Should You Buy an iPhone or an Android?

Computer scientist, author and lecturer David Gewirtz wrote an interesting article today on ZDNet. He compares iPhone 4S to Android and expresses pros and cons of both platforms. Here’s the gist of his article...

Disappearing Text Messages – A Known Android Bug for Almost 2 Years? 0

Disappearing Text Messages – A Known Android Bug for Almost 2 Years?

Today a friend of mine called me and said that all of a sudden all his text messages have disappeared on his HTC EVO 4G. I did a little research on this issue and...

Office 365 for Enterprise Service Descriptions 0

Office 365 for Enterprise Service Descriptions

Office 365 for Enterprise is a suite of Internet-based cloud services offered by Microsoft. There are a dozen different services that Microsoft offers. Here is an overview of these services. The detailed description documents...

Turn Windows 7 into a Free Wireless Router 0

Turn Windows 7 into a Free Wireless Router

You may have seen software that turns your Windows 7 computer into a wireless router. In the past, I have downloaded Connectify software. On paper it looked good but when I installed the free...

How to Type the Backslash Key on HTC EVO 4G Mobile Phone 1

How to Type the Backslash Key on HTC EVO 4G Mobile Phone

Today I was looking for the backslash key on my HTC EVO 4G and couldn’t find it. I had to do a little research as the location of the backslash key wasn’t very intuitive....

How to Synchronize HTC EVO 4G Contacts List to Outlook 4

How to Synchronize HTC EVO 4G Contacts List to Outlook

I recently ordered an HTC EVO 4G through my telecommunication Web site. Because I am a broker for all the major wireless providers in USA, I have the luxury to pick from one of...

Is iPhone 4 Apple’s Katrina? 2

Is iPhone 4 Apple’s Katrina?

Apple has been on the hot seat lately with the iPhone 4 fiasco. I have written about iPhone several times lately and explained how Apple has publicly admitted that their signal bars on all...

Is iPhone 4 a Lemon? 0

Is iPhone 4 a Lemon?

Today I read Jason O’Grady’s review of his iPhone 4 on ZDNet titled “My iPhone 4 is a lemon, oh my!” With all the horror stories about Apple’s iPhone, from being notorious as one...

Android Apps Expose Private Data 0

Android Apps Expose Private Data

About 20 percent of the 48,000 apps in the Android marketplace allow a third-party application access to sensitive or private information, according to a report released on Tuesday. Some of the apps were found...

Google in Trouble Over Privacy Issues (Again) 0

Google in Trouble Over Privacy Issues (Again)

The latest news on Google and privacy issues has to do with Google collecting unencrypted personal WiFi data. According to some reports, so many lawsuits are piling up that Google is saying guys can...

How to Use Outlook Web App to Perform a Remote Wipe on a Mobile Phone 0

How to Use Outlook Web App to Perform a Remote Wipe on a Mobile Phone

First of all, make sure that you have assigned proper permissions before you perform a remote wipe. To see what permissions you need, go to the “Exchange ActiveSync Permissions” section in this document. 1....

How to send text messages from Outlook to a cell phone 0

How to send text messages from Outlook to a cell phone

When I want to send myself reminders, sometimes I use Outlook 2007 or Outlook Web Access – OWA (but you can use any e-mail client) to send a Short Message Service (SMS) text message...

Data Encryption Toolkit for Mobile PCs 0

Data Encryption Toolkit for Mobile PCs

The Data Encryption Toolkit for Mobile PCs describes how to effectively use both EFS and BitLocker to help address your organization’s requirements to protect data on mobile PCs. The Toolkit also provides you with...

Free Virtual Labs from TechNet and MSDN 1

Free Virtual Labs from TechNet and MSDN

Check out these MSDN Virtual Labs and TechNet Virtual Labs if you haven’t already. These are a series of guided, hands-on labs which can be completed in 90 minutes or less. The best part...

Ford Sync Demo at CES 2008 0

Ford Sync Demo at CES 2008

Microsoft Automotive is extending the Windows platform beyond the desktop computing. Check out this Ford Sync Demo at CES 2008. Ford Sync is an example of how Microsoft Automotive has extended the Windows CE...

Standalone Device Emulator 1.0 with Windows Mobile OS Images 0

Standalone Device Emulator 1.0 with Windows Mobile OS Images

Microsoft offers a standalone version of the Device Emulator that shipped with Visual Studio 2005. You can install this and use to run and showcase device applications. The Microsoft Device Emulator 1.0 is a...

Man charged with wireless trespassing 0

Man charged with wireless trespassing

Police have charged a Florida man with a third-degree felony charge, after he was arrested for accessing a St. Petersburg resident’s wireless Internet network without permission. According to the police, Benjamin Smith III was...

Wireless NET Covers Downtown Seattle 0

Wireless NET Covers Downtown Seattle

A high-speed wireless network that covers most of downtown Seattle is being rolled out by Internet service provider Speakeasy. The Seattle company plans to have 10 to 15 test customers using the network by...