RIMâ??s consumer-grade protection software for BlackBerry smartphones, dubbed Blackberry Protect, has just beenÂ officially announced. Rumored for months, the new service lets customers not attached to a BlackBerry Enterprise Server: â?¢ Protect important information on a lost BlackBerry smartphone by remotely wiping or locking the device from your desktop â?¢ Remotely add contact information to the home screen of a locked BlackBerry smartphone so it can be returned if found â?¢ See your BlackBerry smartphoneâ??s location and pinpoint the current whereabouts of a lost or stolen device with cell tower and…read more
Japanese operator KDDI and Tokyo-based Flower Robotics to develop a new concept mobile phone/robot system designed to be a receptacle to the user’s mobile phone when he gets back home. Once the phone is placed in this high-tech coffin, all your daily lifelog is being backed up including the list of people you met. Quite nice!
A few good ideas in this service, I tried it on my S60 Nokia but it only launched once and would not start up again … Anyways this is clearly heading the right direction !