Microsoft Says 'Next Version' of WinMo On Deck
During it's recent earnings call, Microsoft CFO Peter Klein said, "On the mobile side, our strategy remains the same.Â As we've been saying from a product perspective, we're working very hard on the next version of Windows Mobile.Â As Bill indicated, we'll be talking more about that in Barcelona in a few weeks." Microsoft typically holds a press conference during Mobile World Congress, which takes place in Barcelona in mid-February. Â
Sprint Says It Will Offer Nationwide 5G By Mid-2019
Feb 2, 2018
Sprint will use its 2.5 GHz spectrum holdings to provide the backbone for its planned 5G network, which is on deck to go live during the first half of 2019. The company is already hard at work on what it calls its Next-Gen Network.
Google Calendar to Auto-Dial Conference Passcodes
May 11, 2016
Google Calendar for Android devices will soon help people dial-in to conference calls with fewer steps and less frustration. When users dial the conference call number through the Calendar app, the app will automatically add the conference passcode to connect to the right call.
LG Pins Mobile Hopes On Forthcoming High-End Phone
Jul 27, 2017
LG today reported second quarter earnings and the news was mixed. While three of its four business units saw growth, its Mobile Communications Company saw flat income and an operating loss of $117.4 million.
Google Search App for iPhone Gains a Home Screen Widget
Mar 28, 2017
Google today updated its main Search application for the iPhone and added a widget for the home screen. Technically, iOS doesn't support true home screen widgets other than those in the notification panel.
LG Says It Will Release Two Flagship Phones This Year
Jan 26, 2016
LG today said it will introduce two high-end smartphones during 2016 to better compete with its rivals. The company believes the new flagship models and "a more cost-competitive value chain" will help it recoup profits and marketshare throughout the year.