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This is FindLaw's Legal Technology Center's collection of Mobile Devices articles. Information on mobile devices such as cell phones, PDAs, pagers, handsets, Bluetooth and hands-free devices, text messaging, case studies, white papers and more is provided here.

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  • Data on Cell Phone Not Protected by the Stored Communications Act
    Provided by Anne C. O'Donnell of FindLaw
    Does the Stored Communications Act (SCA) apply to data stored in a personal cell phone? The U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals answered that question on December 12, 2012, holding that the SCA does not apply to data stored on an individual cell phone, and thus an employer did not violate the SCA when it looked at pictures and texts on one of its employee's cell phones without her permission.

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  • Defense Attorneys Letting Suspects Use Cell Phones, Not a Good Idea
    Provided by Anne C. O'Donnell of FindLaw
    What do you mean it's not a good idea to give a criminal suspect a cell phone to make calls? While you are still at the police station. In the interrogation room. No, not a good idea at all.

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  • Sprint, Microsoft Deliver Mobile Search Innovations
    Provided by Microsoft
    As part of the strategic alliance between Sprint (NYSE: S) and Microsoft Corp., today the two companies are providing Sprint customers with the industry's first fully integrated GPS location-aware mobile search service in the U.S. with entire Internet search on Sprint phones.

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  • Take your broadband speed with you wherever you go
    Provided by Sony Ericsson
    You can now enjoy full broadband speed on the move and virtually anywhere in the world, thanks to the PC300, Sony Ericsson's new Mobile Broadband PC Card for laptops. The PC300 is Sony Ericsson's first to support four generations of the world's most popular cellular wireless technology - HSDPA, UMTS, EDGE and GPRS - providing you with the same broadband speed as you enjoy from your fixed connection in the office or at home.

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  • Mobile Phone Security Basics for Lawyers
    Provided by Richard Link of FindLaw
    If you use a mobile phone as part of your law practice, you need to be concerned about what could happen if someone steals it or you otherwise lose it.

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  • Flextronics and HP Enhance Mobile Phone Image Quality
    Provided by HP
    Flextronics Components Group, a division of Flextronics (Nasdaq: FLEX), and HP (NYSE: HPQ)(Nasdaq: HPQ) today announced a five-year technology collaboration agreement to help mobile camera phone users capture photos with the same high quality they achieve from their digital still cameras.

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  • Nokia: Internet key to next phase of growth in mobile phone industry
    Provided by Nokia
    Nokia today outlined its vision for the future of the mobility industry, predicting that the internet would become the key driving force in a market it expects to reach 4 billion global subscriptions during 2010. The comments were made in a speech by Nokia CEO and President, Olli-Pekka Kallasvuo, to more than 2,000 people from the mobile and internet industries attending the Nokia World 2006 conference.

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  • High-Tech Gadgets: Ultimate Freedom Or Complete Loss of Privacy?
    Provided by Eric Sinrod of FindLaw
    Everywhere we go these days, the people around us are busy utilizing their high tech gadgets. They may be making phone calls, sending emails, surfing the Internet, creating work-related documents, listening to music, watching videos - the list goes on and on. And all of these activities can be performed on wireless devices that are as small as a deck of cards.

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  • Impact of North American Daylight Saving Time changes in 2007 on BlackBerry device users
    Provided by BlackBerry
    When the DST dates change in March 2007, BlackBerry(R) devices will not update their clocks for the affected time zones if no patches for impacted BlackBerry software and third party software are applied. As a result, your BlackBerry device might not display correct time zone information for certain time periods during the year.

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  • High Speed, Outstanding Video Resolution and Stunning Design Unite in MOTORIZR Z8
    Provided by Motorola
    Motorola, Inc. (NYSE: MOT), a global leader in wireless communications, today announced MOTORIZR Z8, combining Motorola's signature design quality with outstanding video capture and playback and hi-fi audio quality for a mobile experience without compromise.

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