Microsoft and Nokia seal mobile deal worth $7.2 billion

[Updated] In 2001, I was a usability tester for a Windows Phone. I don’t remember the details very much, but I do remember that it was hard to use. This, of course, was pre-smart phone but not pre-mobile-phones-connected-to-the-Net. Flash forward 13 years later. The Microsoft mobile global market share during the first quarter 2013 was […]

Mobile Social Networks

Twitter responds to complaints, will make it easier to report abusive tweets

There’s been a firestorm on the other side of the Atlantic as men in the UK and around the world have exhibited misogyny and typed language peppered with sexual violence — all directed towards a feminist who led a campaign to have bank notes celebrate accomplished women, not just men. One of the calls has […]

Mobile Personal Technology

The Best Apps For Educators

These eight applications will make it easier for any educator looking to integrate an iPad into her life; some apps also function on iPhones and other mobile devices. And a few also integrate with that “real computer” sitting in the background, be it a laptop or desktop. At PBS MediaShift.