Month: July 2008

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What’s Going On At Gateway??

GottaBeMobile.com reader Tim Hutchinson confirmed with his Gateway rep that the news is really true.  Gateway is sold out of the C-142XL with no plans to...
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Joining the iPhone Club

I don't know how long it will take, but it's coming sometime...  We'll have to see how this goes when it gets to me, but this is going to be my work phone...
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Outlook Tips for the Mobile User

I have to hand it to Microsoft. When they do something right, they really nail it. Such is the case with Microsoft Outlook and Exchange. I've been through my ...
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Going Ultra-Portable With Mark Wharton

One of the benefits of my job is getting to meet our readers when they come to town. Such was the case yesterday when I spent a couple of hours with Mark Whart...
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The Reformat Solution

In 1995 my dad finally gave in to my demands and bought a Packard Bell 60mhz desktop computer.  I knew nothing about computers, and as the story goes for...
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PenCommander 2.1 Released

One of the things I really enjoy about using my Tablet PC is issuing commands to start Outlook, email a friend, go to website, etc using my pen. Using PenComma...
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Apple Makes My Computer Bloated

I love loved iTunes. I have been using it since my first iPod in 2004 and have been keeping iTunes regularly updated. I appreciate being able to buy songs at $...
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jkOnTheRun Acquired by Giga Omni Media

Congratulations to two great guys, fellow Tablet PC MVPs, fellow bloggers, and good friends of GottaBeMobile and myself personally. James Kendrick and Kevin To...
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RitePen 3.0 Discount Extended

If you missed RitePen's 33% GBM discount, then you are in luck. They have extended the special by one month, so you can still get RitePen 3.0 for $19.95. You m...
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Who Uses Charging Stations?

I've been through a few airports and seen those rapid charging stations where you pay a few bucks for several minutes of juice.  The rapid charging stati...
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Time To Pause….

There are people you come across in life that impact you for the good all the way around. Loren Heiny is one of those folks. I've known Loren since 2002 whe...
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What Does the TechCrunch Tablet Mean?

Yesterday was a relatively slow news day in the space we cover until TechCrunch dropped news that they were seeking advice/support/all comers to develop an ope...
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SanDisk: Vista and SSD’s Don’t Mix

This is an interesting bit of info. SanDisk CEO Eli Harari told folks during an earnings conference call that Microsoft Windows Vista is not optimized for soli...
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End-User Thoughts On The HP tx2500z

GBM Forum member Katysax just got an HP tx2500 Tablet PC and has offered up some really good opinions from an end-user point of view that prospective buyers wi...
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Color Me Impressed!

TabletKiosk is breaking out the paint brushes and introducing one-of-a-kind color tablet pcs!  These special color tablet pcs will be available for auctio...