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mobile device

Generally refers to a cellphone, smartphone or tablet. However, depending on context, the term may encompass laptop computers or portable, electronic products. See mobile platform, mobile device management, mobile compatibility, mobile device vendor control and how to select a mobile device.
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Conference sessions ranged from storage in handheld devices to the use of storage in video and audio editing/postproduction applications.
Symmetry Pro has received many strong reviews already for its ease of use and functionality and we believe HP's choice of Symmetry Pro for its Mobility Services package further establishes Infowave's software service as the leading, secure solution for wireless interaction with corporate email on Pocket PC handheld devices.
When the Trojan Horse virus hit handheld devices shortly before Labor Day weekend, it was cause for concern.
New Initiative Aims to Enable the Ultimate Visual Experience for Hundreds of Millions of Handheld Devices --
has started offering electronic versions of its Hardware Description Language (HDL) Quick Reference Cards on several handheld devices running the Palm OS and the Microsoft Windows CE operating systems.
5's handheld access provides true Web-based VPN service anywhere wireless service is offered and is now able to work on handheld devices such as a Sprint 3G device, a Windows Mobile 5 device, Treo 750w, Blackberry, and any cell phone from T-Mobile, Cingular, Motorola Razr, or any phone with a web browser for greater access options.
The security risks of handheld devices and the best security solutions from the experts, include:
The Marvell PXA3xx application processor family is especially designed for advanced handheld devices such as smartphones, PDAs, portable navigation devices, portable media players, etc.
a leading developer of software for handheld devices, announced Retriever software.
The demonstration will feature a seamless integration of InterVideo iMobi(TM) DTV player with Siano's SMS1000 on handheld devices and PCs at Siano's Mobile Zone Stand (M255), at IBC, September 8-12, 2006.
Tierravision's patented map data processing, segmentation and intelligent caching technology deliver efficient downloading and display of street maps on wireless handheld devices.
The technology is there today to deliver video via IP networks to handheld devices," says Dave Stoner, President and COO of ViewCast (OTCBB:VCST), the leader in developing video and audio encoding solutions to deliver content via a variety of network types and protocols.