Apple has made Find My iPhone free to all owners of iOS devices with the release of iOS 4.2. In the past this feature was bundled into the Mobile Me suite, which costs $100 a year. It will also work with the Apple iPad running the upgraded operating system.
Microsoft chief executive Steve Ballmer has announced that the company’s Oct. 11 launch of its Windows Phone 7 operating system for cell phones coming soon in the local market that it finally has a compelling story in mobile phones.
The Motorola Droid X for Verizon Wireless will be one of the hottest smartphones to be released this summer, and the release date is finally official: July 15. It’ll cost $300 with a two-year contract and a $100 mail-in rebate will be given when signing up for a qualifying plan.