Category Archives: handheld

Samsung NC10 insta-review (netbook)

PROs: awesome battery life, the best so far (about 4-5hours in real world; rated at 6hrs) nice 10″ display, solid build feel normal hdd, memory card slots, normal lan and vga ports pinch zooming touchpad (can do pinch gesture in IE … Continue reading

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basic iPhone / push email in a secure corporate environment (quick read)

at my job, i’ve been helping in our company’s iPhone smartphone rollout and thought i’d perhaps post a few notes/tips on how to setup a secure experience. first off, i’m no network engineer so i apologize for any discrepencies in … Continue reading

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sticking it to the man: jailbreaking and unlocking the iPhone

so yes, i did in a way sell out by getting an iphone (first gen, thx Q!!).  however i know for sure i wasn’t going to go as far as to sell my cellular soul to ATT for 2 years.  … Continue reading

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Apple iPhone and Blackberry Curve/8830 — The Comparison

Up to this point, I would never consider comparing an iPhone with a Blackberry. Each device seems to be aimed for a different market sector (iPhone = consumer, blackberry = corporate/business). However, things have changed and both Apple and RIM are venturing into sectors they had left alone until now. So today I will be giving a comparison of an iPhone 3G to a Blackberry Curve/8830. Keep reading for the details on the comparison! Continue reading

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its my first…. WES 2008

‘i swear, your my first…’   … computer/geek convention that i’ve attended mind you!   well, after a slightly delayed flight, uber long ride from the airport to my hotel, i finally made it to Orlando, FL; the site for WES … Continue reading

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the parting of ways: selling of my HP TC1100 tablet and getting my eee on…

well… its official…  i sold my TC1100 tablet pc today on eBay.  my work did decide to go the route of the Dell Latitude XT tablets (heck yea!) and in turn i’ll be getting one from work so i figured … Continue reading

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my new desk internet radio.. err.. my sony psp

If you don’t mind me asking, how do you use your PSP?  do you game on it mainly or use it for movies or music? or is it your portable emulator?  I use my PSP for almost everything besides gaming … Continue reading

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the death of my sony dsc-t9… and pics of its guts!

well, sadly after nearly 2 years, my Sony Cybeshot DSC-T9 finally died.  of course, it had to be the first day on my vacation in Mexico and caused by me jumping into the ocean and landing on my camera and … Continue reading

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Quick Look: Sprint HTC Touch (video)

As previously promised, today’s post will be another newer, hardware review. This time we will be taking a look at Sprint’s HTC Touch. The Touch has been out for a few months. It has been called the ‘corporate iphone’ because it has a purely touchscreen pda without a hardware keyboard and because it runs WM6 which allows outlook/goodlink to be installed.

Keep reading for the complete details and the video review… Continue reading

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where are the cool watches?? dick tracy would be disappointed…

i remember as a kid loving watches.   the telememo watches by Casio back in the day was the ‘coolest’ gadget this geek could ever play with as a 10 yr old.  as a kid, i had prob about 12 different watches; … Continue reading

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