MobilityLeaks: Pogue and Scoble must have talked

Doug Smith: Looks like more dooms day from Pogue but at least the last sentence is encouraging if not little condescending. http://pogue.blogs.nytimes.com/ David K: he isn't that negative. He likes Win8. He...

MobilityLeaks: Can the iPad Fend Off Android?

Got another behind the scenes writer exchange worth forking onto the site. We’re talking iPads, we’re talking cheapness and I’m handing the torch off to you because the well that is...

MobilityLeaks: TSS No Joke, Jerks (Tampon App)

Kristofer: A tampon app now?!?! yeah… whatever.. – Tampon Minder David K: DO NOT READ THAT PR…it made me puke and reswallow. You’ve all been warned Doug Simmons: Toxic shock syndrome is no effing joke, you insensitive [...]

Microsoft Will Buy Minecraft for 2.5 Billion

Redmond Tech giant Microsoft will purchase the very popular multiplatform game Minecraft for a whooping 2.5 billion dollars. Mojang, the company that developed the popular game created a “Lego Like”...

MobilityLeaks: Place Your Bets You Fairies!

On 5/4/2011 8:24 PM, Doug Simmons wrote: Now that I've used a Windows Phone and therefore have the right to pretend to care about this stuff,...

MobilityLeaks: Prediction Thread!

On 2/9/2011 2:42 PM, Doug Simmons wrote: I predict that this email will kick off an intriguing staffmail thread containing our random predictions of whatever happening...

You Hate The New Bing Apps Name But You Didn’t Search For Bing Very...

So yesterday we started talking about how Microsoft renamed the Bing Apps to MSN:   RAM = “Why Microsoft always struggle to name or brandies its apps and services?...

MobilityLeaks: App or OS?

Today we bring you the Great Debate: If something doesn’t work, is it the app or the OS that is the problem? Murani: I installed this app to track my...

MobilityLeaks: Blame Corel and WordPerfect

Doug Simmons wrote: The Surface Pro won't come with Office? Really? Let's assume this isn't a joke. Why, if you were Microsoft, would you not include Office in this device? David K: No PC comes with Office preloaded for free. Surface RT is the first break and that's why there's no outlook...keeps it weak for business on purpose and puts corporate types on pro paying premiums. Only google can afford to give away all their products. [...]

California Court Of Appeals Approves Drivers To Use Smartphone Maps

A California State Appeals Court has made a new ruling which says that California drivers can now view Smartphone based maps in their car while driving.  This going against the...