MobileModo

The Handsets Of The Future

The Handsets Of The Future

The inspiration for the earliest flip out handsets came from Star Trek. The famous detective Dick Tracey used his watch as a video phone and Maxwell Smart wore his phone on his foot. In those days we looked at fiction and some of what we saw become fact. So, what…

Snap Goes The Dragon

Snap Goes The Dragon

Who remembers their first smartphone? For me, it was an iMate running Windows Mobile and my main memory of it was that it was slow. While it did everything it was designed to do, like give me access to my calendar, make calls, play the odd game of Bubbles and…

The Internet On Your Phone Changed Mobiles Forever

The Internet On Your Phone Changed Mobiles Forever

Who remembers using Lynx back in the early days of the web? Back in the 1990s, the web was but a babe and many computers were limited to text-only output. Lynx was a text based browser that was soon overtaken by graphical browsers, like Mosaic, that led to the massive…