Nexus Android 5.0 Lollipop Release Date: What Not to Expect

Developers are working on a Nexus 4 Android L port.

With a Nexus Android 5.0 Lollipop release date all but confirmed for early November, we want to take a look at what we do not expect from the Nexus 10, Nexus 4, Nexus 10, and Nexus 7 Android 5.0 Lollipop release date from Google. Google’s Android L update was first announced as Android 4.4 KitKat’s […]

AT&T Roadmap Leak Reveals Windows Phone Mango Handsets, Tons of Android

AT&T Roadmap Leak

We have been due for a massive carrier road map leak and today, an extensive 2011 AT&T smartphone road map has leaked out courtesy of Pocketnow show casing a bunch of upcoming Android devices, two Windows Phone 7.5 Mango handsets and some BlackBerry 7 devices as well. So let’s run down the leak, shall we? […]

HTC Flyer Review: Wrap-up + Shortcut Video


My time with the HTC Flyer has come to an end, and my extended live and un-live review goes with it. It’s not a perfect device by any means, but overall I found it quite good, and I see many ways it could be truly great.

GBM Podcast: A Special Look at the iPad


Nothing excites a geek more than a new gadget to talk and speculate about. After the recent Apple announcement of the new iPad, several members of the GottaBeMobile Gang and gang got together to chew the fast and discuss our initial impressions of the iPad. Ben Lang, Josh Smith, Sumocat, Xavier Lanier and I […]

MeetMobility Podcast 36: Troubled Tablets


I found a precious few minutes to guest on the latest MeetMobility podcast and talk about a variety of mobile tech topics including what’s happening with Tablets, the demise of the Crunchpad, Fujitsu’s latest, and a variety of other things. Along with Steve “Chippy” Paine, jkkmobile, and Sascha “The Netbook King” we have some fun […]

GBM Podcast #74: iPhone Mania

Whenever Apple releases something new, especially relating to the iPhone, there seems to be little else to talk about other than the news that comes out of Cupertino. That’s the case this week with the release of the iPhone 3.0 OS and the new iPhone 3GS. Xavier and Warner spend some time talking about the […]

GBM Podcast #73: Talking Tons of Tech

When Xavier and I sat down to record this podcast we were a bit surprised at how much new hardware there was to talk about this week, but we’re enterprising lads and we came up with a roster of topics that I’m sure will get your gadget lust going. From the Pogoplug to SugarSync to […]

GBM Podcast#71: CNBC and Vapor Reporting, Imagine That

Reporting and analyzing the news is always easier when you make up the facts and in GBM Podcast#71, Xavier and Warner take CNBC’s tech reporter Jim Goldman to task for his recent fantasy Mac that he used to compare to a PC. The Podcast also talks about Apple’s recent earnings conference in which Tim Cook […]

GBMPodcast #70: Gee, How Glossy Can You Get?


Warner and Xavier are both checking out the very glossy HP DV2 media computers and share some early thoughts about the review units they are checking out, including all about the very glossy finish that is on every surface of the device. They also talk about the included external Blu-Ray drives that come with them. […]

GBM InkShow: Catching Up With TechSmith at Web 2.0

I got a chance to meet our friends from TechSmith in person at the Web 2.0 conference in San Francisco. Betsy Weber is the chief evangelist at TechSmith and she was gracious enough to appear in an InkShow. While TechSmith’s software is impressive, the one thing that sets the company apart is its excellent customer […]

GBM Podcast #69: This Podcast is Not Subsidized and Has No Cap

In GBM Podcast #69, Xavier Lanier and Warner Crocker talk (and occasionally rant) the coming wave of subsidized Netbooks, prompted by AT&T’s news that it is beginning to offer subsidized plans in Atlanta and Philadelphia. We also spend some time hearing about Xavier’s travels at the Web 2.0 Conference (and his visit with our InkShow […]

GBM Podcast #68: Introducing New GBM Team Member Hilton Locke


Welcome a new GBM Team member to the ranks of gadget geeks here on We’re thrilled that Hilton Locke is joining the team to share his knowledge with us and our readers and listeners. If you’ve been following GBM for any length of time, I’m sure you’ve seen Hilton’s name pop up here and […]

GBM Podcast#67: Skewering SKUs

We’re back with another podcast. Wow. Two in a row and, as Xavier says, that’s the start of a trend. So, here we are with GBM Podcast #67 covering a range of mobile tech topics. Xavier and Warner pick each other’s brains on topics ranging from all the rumors about Apple unleashing a Netbook, to […]

GBM Podcast #66: Meet Xavier Lanier


It has been far too long since we’ve brought you a GBM Podcast. That’s mostly due to everyone on the team’s hectic schedules in our non-GBM lives, and we apologize to those of you who’ve missed the podcasts. We hope that GBM Podcast #66 gets us back on the right track and that we’ll be […]

Deal of the Day: $50 Price Drop on HP Mini 1000

Today’s Deal of the Day highlights a $50 price drop on HP’s Mini 1000: HP Mini 1000 XP Edition $299.99 (was $349.99) HP Mini 1000 Mi Edition $279.99 (was $329.99) HP Mini 1000 WWAN Edition $$450 (was $499.99)

OQO Model 2+ Video Playback Video

The OQO Model 2+ has been a spectacular hit at CES 2009. Rob had an exclusive look at the device earlier in the week where the demonstration showed off a spectacular screen. I got some time with the Model 2+ at the Intel booth yesterday and shot this brief video of the Model 2+ in […]

Over 1,000,000 Media Downloads, Top 30 Videos for 2008

2008 has been a very busy year for your tireless servants at In 2008 alone, we published 2,727 articles, produced 147 InkShow and Shortcut videos, and 22 Podcasts. Across all those mediums, we looked at mobile pc hardware, software, tablet pcs, inking, accessories, brought you news from CES, and much more. And just this […]

GBM Podcast #65: Price Drop

We’re back with another podcast after quite a break due to some illness and real life work issues. (Quite honestly, Matt just ate too much turkey at Thanksgiving and is just now recovering.) And, as we come back to GBM Podcast land we’re trying to figure out what is dropping faster the price of Netbooks […]