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Category: nokia

Phone Conundrum

Ian Betteridge is having a phone conundrum – he can’t decide whether he wants to carry around a Blackberry Pearl or a Nokia N73 as his day-to-day phone. I’m quite convinced now that I’m sort of some strange edge case in terms of my phone needs/wants/desires, but having seen Ian’s post, I’m a little more […]

And another thing on the E61…

Look, I’m sorry, but I just can’t let this E61 business lie. Hopefully Jerakeen’s having better luck with his E61i (I sincerely wish him the best), but really: The “mail” button. I’ve deleted my email account (the one using the built-in mail client) on the phone because I don’t have a work email account at […]

My life in bullet points

Bullet points, because it’s easier than writing prose. Best leave that to the experts, hell, this could just be a blank entry with a bunch of tags associated to it. Spending an inordinate amount of time playing Burnout Dominator, getting those tricky last few gold medals Not sleeping until 5am, and not getting up until […]

Nokia E61, T-Mobile UK, 3G and Mac OS X Bluetooth Howto

How’s that for search engine keywords? Here’s a howto for the Internet Connect settings for using a Nokia E61 as a 3G Bluetooth modem on T-Mobile UK’s Web’n’Walk 3G unlimited data tariff on Mac OS X 10.4. This should work for any other Nokia 3G phone on T-Mobile’s UK network. Use “*99***1#” as the Telephone […]

Phones, May 2007 edition

It’s been a while since I’ve written about mobile phones, and I’m pretty sure that I definitely haven’t written about them since I switched from a Palm Treo 650 to a Nokia E61. So, in the time honoured tradition of the bulleted list, I present to you: Phones, May 2007 edition. The Nokia E61, T-Mobile […]