Linux could power free netbook offer from mobile carriers

Linux could power free netbook offer from mobile carriers

Mobile carriers may start giving away netbooks or free, and Linux-based application stores could help them profit by doing it,...

June 29th, 2009 Owen Fletcher

Smartphone OS smackdown

Smartphone OS smackdown

Does the world need another smartphone operating system? Apple's iPhone OS is still booming; Google's Android is increasingly promising; and...

June 4th, 2009 Harry McCracken

IN BRIEF: IE6 users get Bing fever — whether they want it or not

IN BRIEF: IE6 users get Bing fever — whether they want it or not

A glitch in Internet Explorer 6 forced Microsoft’s newly launched Bing search engine onto users as their default Web browser,...

June 2nd, 2009 ComputerWorld Canada staff

Undermining expectations at Mobile World Congress

Undermining expectations at Mobile World Congress

Whatever your expectations, this year's Mobile World Congress -- the premier showcase for the global cellular industry -- was noteworthy...

February 19th, 2009 John Cox

Five things we DO know about webOS

Five things we DO know about webOS

Palm Inc.’s Pre smart phone, unveiled the recent Consumer Electronics Show, will be the first model based on Palm’s new...

January 15th, 2009 Jennifer Kavur