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Just in time for the merry hoopla that will be unveiled in earnest come the first coming of the Apple iPad, Apple has announced that it has achieved “all-time highest revenue and profit”, something that looks set to soar to even greater heights once the iPad becomes iReal.

Published in Fuzzy Logic
Saturday, 23 January 2010 14:45

WinMo 7 or WinMeh 7 to launch at MWC next month?

Microsoft’s answer to Apple’s iPhone OS, known as Windows Mobile 7, is very late, but a new report suggests it will finally be unveiled at the Mobile World Congress in February, with WinMo 7 powered phones due to hit the market by year’s end, or early next year, delivering the “ZunePhone” at last.

Published in Fuzzy Logic
Wednesday, 20 January 2010 06:35

Apple iPad must iStun or end up an iDud

Yep, it’s that time of the year again, when Apple iMania rocks a world rapt with anticipation that Steve Jobs will, yet again, blow our minds with a brand new iDevice that, just like James Dyson, re-invents the everyday and transforms it into something truly amazing.

Published in Fuzzy Logic
Tuesday, 19 January 2010 10:00

HTC HD2 - I can't believe it's not butter!

After surprisingly positive reports on the WinMo 6.5-powered HTC HD2 when it launched in the US late last year, the HD2 has launched in Australia at last via Telstra, and with multi-touch capabilities along with an amazingly fast and smooth experience, it’s hard to believe you’re really using a Windows Phone instead of a jailbroken iPhone with a WinMo skin!

Tuesday, 12 January 2010 07:19

Nokia to developers: show us your apps

Nokia has set out on a million-dollar hunt for mobile applications aimed at customers on very low incomes.

Published in Mobility
The Nexus One has ceased being mere “dogfood” and has emerged at long last following a month of hype that never quite reached the iHeights that Google’s crunchiest of competitors managed to whip up, but after seeing the barely-better-than-iPhone specs, one can only ask “is that it?!”

Published in Fuzzy Logic
A new survey from ChangeWave Research suggests surging interest in smartphones powered by Google’s Android OS, but when you look at the survey results and when the survey was done, it seems clear that the Motorola Droid launch and rumours of the Nexus One has skewed the results far too much for this survey to be taken all that seriously. Read on…

Published in Fuzzy Logic
Tuesday, 05 January 2010 10:17

Apple's iTablet/iSlate - why the delay

The latest rumours have Apple's fabled tablet device shipping two months after a supposed announcement in late January. Why might that be?

Published in Core Dump
OMG, it’s all over the news – Apple’s iPad / iPhonePro / iMacBookiTouch / iThingamii / iJobs is still not available, but the hypish rumour-mongers over at the WSJ say it’s coming March – wOOt!

Published in Fuzzy Logic
There’s a huge amount of sound and fury over Google finally having the balls to release its own singularly branded phone, rather than hiding behind the skirts of its OEM partners, but ultimately, does it all signify nothing?

Published in Fuzzy Logic
With the iPod Touch trouncing sales of Microsoft’s Zune HD media player, is Microsoft just in a holding pattern until it releases the mythical ZunePhone?

Published in Fuzzy Logic
Oh, the Google phone's a-comin' so they say, oh the Google phone's a-comin', yeah the Google phone's a-comin', oh the Google phone's a-comin' so they say.

Published in Fuzzy Logic
Monday, 14 December 2009 10:14

Apple countersues Nokia in patent squabble

Nokia to Apple: 'The iPhone infringes ten of our patents.' Apple to Nokia: 'It does not - but you're infringing 13 of ours!'

Published in Strategy
Thursday, 26 November 2009 09:34

Telstra drops broadband prices, but is it enough?!

UPDATED: Telstra, Australia’s dominant telecommunications company, and admitted serial overcharger, has finally delivered some of the price cuts its CEO, David Thodey, recently promised, and while any price cut is always welcome, has Telstra really done enough?

Published in Fuzzy Logic
BlackBerry’s very recently announced Bold 9700 is finally available at retail from Telstra stores today, and other telcos from early December, and given that it’s the best BlackBerry yet, despite strong competition, it should be a Berry Merry Christmas for RIM and telco partners!
Friday, 13 November 2009 12:17

iPhone smartphone virus onslaught now coming?

As the ikee Rick Astley and the iPhone/Privacy.A iPhone malware attacks take the world by storm, will iPhones and smartphones now start becoming subject to the onslaught of virus attacks common in the Windows world of PCs?

Published in Fuzzy Logic
Australia's national science agency, the CSIRO, has gained $200 million in extra revenue from a successful legal challenge to the use of its patented wireless technology that is now used in more than 800 million devices around the world.

Published in Market
Tuesday, 13 October 2009 10:12

Smartphone market surges to new high

The smartphone market in Australia is booming, with shipments of the converged devices surging by 29 percent year-on-year in the first half of this year, and those smartphones with a touchscreen or QWERTY keyboard up by a whopping 235 percent year-on-year.

Published in Market
Monday, 12 October 2009 14:47

ID protection for mobiles with VeriSign app

VeriSign has today made available to Australian mobile users a free mobile application that it claims can transform more than 200 different types of mobile phones and devices into identity protection authentication credentials and a one-time password generator.

Published in Security
The global financial crisis continues to reverberate around the world but in Australia, at least, one business sector - the ever changing telecommunications industry – is experiencing rapidly increasing consumption of non-voice/text services, including multimedia, content, information and entertainment services by consumers as mobile phone usage matures.

Published in Market




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