Month: July 2008

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Daewoo Lucoms Lukid Laptop Released

Daewoo Lucom's Lukid has entered the UMPC arena with a mini notebook, this time geared towards the education market . Although the Lukid isn't marked for US re...
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Iowa Flood Aid – Amazing Videos

MobileDemand's Matt Miller has been volunteering to help bring aid to those devastated by the floods in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. He's been filming and producing vid...
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Getting tech into students’ hands.

Loyal GBM reader Steve asks, "Since you. . .seem to have used tablets in education, why aren't more students carrying these things, and how do we get tablets i...
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Follow Rob Bushway On FriendFeed

It seems the tidal wave in conversation has begun shifting from Twitter to FriendFeed, and I'm moving my mini-blogging conversations to FriendFeed, too. If y...
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The future of mobile grocery shopping.

The BBC has an interesting and insightful video showing how mobile technology might play a large role in shaping how we complete tasks such as going to the gr...
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LineRider Sees The Silverlight

Remember LineRider? The clever little game that allows you to plunge a sledder down a hill you draw into oblivion, or keep him/her going? It became quite the s...
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Gigabyte Netbook M912V becomes real.

As the netbook craze continues, Engadget is reporting news of Gigabyte's upcoming netbook tablet.  PCLaunches.com tells us that the M912V will be availabl...
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Microsoft Surface goes mobile?

Well, not exactly, but Microsoft Surface might play a role in changing what we consider mobile technology.   Rather than carrying our own independent...
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Long Live the Tablet PC!

Some people seem to think that I was sounding the death gong for the tablet PC the other day.  Let me point out that the first 6 words of the title were T...
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Happy Fourth of July

The entire GottaBeMobile.com staff will be taking the Fourth of July off to spend time with family, celebrate the freedom we enjoy in the U.S., and rememberin...
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Unbelievable Email From Symantec

I guess Symantec didn't get the memo: it is THEIR software that is making our PCs sluggish. Thank you, Symantec, but we don't need anymore of your help. ...
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Vye S41 UMPC Tablet UnBoxed

In line with Matthew's list of netbooks on (or soon to be on) the market, the good folks over at UMPCPortal has just received one of the more unique "netbooks"...
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Thanks to Aaron Walker and Shan Gee

I've been watching our news comments and forum activity quite a bit lately, and would like to thank Aaron Walker and Shan Gee for their support of GBM! A Got...