My New Toy
I finally got a new phone, and, sadly, haven't had time to play with it it all as I got it yesterday (on sale at Best Buy), and just got it activated and my number transferred. Data currently doesn't work on it, which is annoying, but I'll hopefully have that working by the end of the day so I can get e-mail and such on there. I got the phone from Sprint. Their coverage is pretty good in Sunriver, not-so-good at my house (but it was crappy with US Cellular and T-Mobile as well -- I live in a cell-phone dead spot, for some reason).
But initial impressions: It's a pretty sweet phone. More in-depth review sometime. Or not. But it is nice having a phone that I can actually do something with (data was so slow on my Blackberry that data usage was pointless).
Will hopefully have time to play with it and tweak it more this week, but I'm slammed at the office now, so not today.
Testing From Windows Mobile from UtterlyBoring.com on 01/19/09 @ 09:35 PM:
I'm playing with some apps and settings on my new phone via My Mobiler. I've installed PocketSharpMT and if you can read this, I did it right.... (Read More)
Evening Links from UtterlyBoring.com on 04/13/09 @ 10:50 PM:
Cleaning out the drawers...Nothing like the scientific exploration of the gravity in Super Mario Bros..CSS Sprite Optimization.Another worthless iPhone feature: Cat Facial Recognition.Best complaint letter ever.Is anybody using Google Latitude?... (Read More)
More Reading Material from UtterlyBoring.com on 02/22/10 @ 05:04 PM:
Cleaning out the links that have collected over the last few days before I head to the concert tonight (there are still plenty of tickets available at the door, all... (Read More)
The iPhone Is Finally (Officially) Coming To Bend from UtterlyBoring.com on 03/01/10 @ 04:37 PM:
A couple months ago, folks with iPhones in the area were starting to see 3G coverage, and now you can officially get an iPhone in Bend, starting April 1 (hopefully... (Read More)
Anybody Have An Old Sprint Phone They Want To Get Rid Of? from UtterlyBoring.com on 09/29/10 @ 12:26 PM:
My phone (a Touch Pro with Sprint) is in need of repairs. I have it covered through BestBuy's protection plan, but they want to charge me $150 deposit for a... (Read More)
Reading Material (Lots of Android and Geek Stuff) from UtterlyBoring.com on 01/11/11 @ 03:51 PM:
I'm starting to get more into my Android phone, learning all the fun stuff the operating system can do. I'm getting all sorts of useful information from Reddit's Android subreddit... (Read More)