The view from the top of IT with TechWorld Editor Rohan Pearce
Microsoft's Windows Mobile OS will regain some of the smartphone market share it has lost recently - but will still be in last place in 2014, according to research firm IDC's Worldwide Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker.
By Shane O'Neill | 10 September, 2010 02:34
Rhomobile will announce Wednesday version 2.0 of its development-as-a-service platform for building smartphone applications.
By Paul Krill | 08 September, 2010 22:07
Microsoft will release a new mobile OS for enterprise handheld devices later this year as it tries to simplify the Windows Mobile upgrade cycle for customers, the company said Thursday.
By Agam Shah | 18 June, 2010 05:31
By Matt Hamblen | 28 May, 2010 07:21
The smartphone's impact on the mobile phone marketplace globally is well-established, but smartphone growth continues its upward trend in fairly astounding degrees, according to market research firm Gartner Inc.
By Matt Hamblen | 20 May, 2010 03:51
That Windows Mobile is "on life support" must come as news to the 7.23 million users of Microsoft's smartphone operating system. While the smartphone OS is in jeopardy, I don't see a situation nearly so dire.
By David Coursey | 20 December, 2009 06:31
The release of Windows Mobile 6.5 is not the complete overhaul that users have been demanding. For that the smartphone-using public will have to wait for Windows Mobile 7, scheduled to release in the last quarter of 2010.
By Shane O'Neill | 07 October, 2009 09:31
Microsoft has announced that the next incarnation of Windows Mobile, version 6.5, will hit the streets on October 6. Obviously, Microsoft would like it to be a huge success and reclaim some of the lost smart phone market share, but the real prize lies in Microsoft embracing other mobile operating system platforms.
By Tony Bradley | 02 September, 2009 07:14
Microsoft will reportedly push two mobile operating systems at once in an effort to battle Google's Android and Apple's iPhone, but are two heads better than one?
By Jared Newman | 21 August, 2009 03:24