About Sam Joseph Hobson

Sam Hobson is an Afro-Latino computer nerd. He enjoys building, programming, and hacking computers and devices of all sorts. He is also a well versed programmer, experienced in Java and Python. He first discovered his love for mobile technology when he recieved his first smartphone, a Windows Mobile powered HP 910c. Since then, he has changed beats quite frequently, using Palm webOS, BlackBerry, and Android powered phones. He was born and is being raised in Texas (but is not a cowboy). Aside from being a gadget freak, he is also a music lover, and enjoys R&B, Hip-Hop, and Jazz music. Currently he is a Senior in High School, and plans to attend University of Texas at Austin and obtain his Ph.D. in Orthopedic Surgery. He is also considering University of Texas at San Antonio for a Ph.D. in Computer Science. At the moment, he is unsure. See Sam's Articles [HERE]

BlackBerry 9670 Clamshell has a name: BlackBerry Style

Or lack thereof. That’s right ladies and gentlemen, the new BlackBerry clamshell device now has a name of its own: the BlackBerry Style. Not much more to say, but, seriously, am I the only one that finds the name…oxymoronic? via Continue reading BlackBerry 9670 Clamshell has a name: BlackBerry Style

Monday update to Hotmail has Exchange support

An update for Hotmail (Windows Live Mail) to be released this Monday will contain Exchange ActiveSync support.  This will allow people to plug their phones into their account and receive push email as soon as it arrives.  This is a Continue reading Monday update to Hotmail has Exchange support

BlackBerry Torch 9800, BlackBerry 6 Revealed, On It’s Way to AT&T

Today RIM and AT&T held an event to reveal their next device, the BlackBerry Slider we’ve been seeing pictures of.  Well that slider has a name, the BlackBerry Torch, named for Torch Mobile, the company they bought to build their Continue reading BlackBerry Torch 9800, BlackBerry 6 Revealed, On It’s Way to AT&T