Items weighing less than 1lb that make you think "WOW that's cool!" or "GOT to buy that!" on first glance? Catch: items already in your home or could do a bang-up job of creating in two weeks. [more inside]
I've noticed that mobile phones have a much easier time talking to each other than to most laptops/PCs. Is there any software out there that can make a PC behave like a mobile phone? For some reason I'm expecting mostly open-source, but anything is welcome.
Does anyone know of an affordable solution to display SMS messages on an installation to the general public? Ideally a turn key lcd screen solution or similar. Appreciate any help! Adam.
Where can I buy a cheap unlocked GSM 900/1800 mobile phone (one that will work in Europe with prepaid SIM cards) in Manhattan? I'm looking to spend less than $50, if such a thing is possible.
What applications/software for your mobile device did you find useful/essential for travelling? [more inside]
UK mobile phone filter: What is a good pay-as-you-go tariff for the emergency mobile phone of an elderly person who will scarcely ever call out? (We have got him one of the RNIB easy-to-read phones that is not locked to a network.)
I have an LG Renoir that I want to use in the gym as an MP3 player. How do i make it differentiate music from ringtones? [more inside]
Which will work better for me for improving my cellphone coverage, a microcell unit or a booster? [more inside]
Am I being charged to use my Euro mobile in the US? [more inside]
What are my options for mobile Internet in Europe? [more inside]
What's the best current Verizon phone for me? [more inside]
Any thoughts on how to be able to have two smartphones connected to the handsfree/bluetooth set up in my car? [more inside]
I am looking for a new *wired* headset (headphone / microphone) for my cellphone... My current cellphone is a Samsung SCH-R430 (also called a MyShot). The thing that makes it hard is that this phone has a proprietary headphone jack (see picture here) - not a standard one. [more inside]
Choose my next phone: BlackBerry 8830 or Samsung Saga? [more inside]
SoftwareFilter: Help me find two apps for my Windows Mobile 5 Phone: 1) free simple backup solution that does not require me to install outlook on my computer. 2) a really good dictionary [more inside]
Need a voice recorder ( free is better) application for Nokia e61i. The built in app comes with too many restrictions.
Help me find a cheap, reliable, standard phone for use on AT&T. I need to find something cheap so I can sell my iPhone.
Help me find a cheap, reliable, standard phone for use on AT&T. I need to find something cheap so I can sell my iPhone. [more inside]
UK Mobile phone monthly contract recommendations? [more inside]
Help me find a moderately cheap phone for use on AT&T. I'm taking my iPhone back. [more inside]
90% of my calls are to one friend in another state here in the U.S.A. I might also consider buying this friend a cellphone as a gift and paying the bills. What's the cheapest option for doing mostly 1-to-1 calls: a "family plan", or maybe prepaid? [more inside]
I'm heading to South Korea next month and would like some info... [more inside]
So I bought an iPhone for AT&T and it is aggravating. I need something else. What do you suggest? [more inside]
New Windows Mobile smartphone after years with Palm. 1. What are the best apps for a writer/teacher/trivia nut? 2. What is the best dictionary/thesaurus program? WordnetCE is not working, and the other choices I have found seem to lead back to it. 3. I like using Tasks on my Today screen, but the set-up I have either shrinks them to nothing or buries them. What is the best theme or plug-in? I am getting into GTD- mostly at the 'list everything I gotta do' stage
CanadaCellphoneFilter: How can I use a Google G1 Android phone on Canada's Telus network? [more inside]
I've recently bought a brand new LG KC10 renoir phone, and Orange UK have locked it, so that I can't use any other simcards, any ideas how to free myself from Orange's shackles? [more inside]
Hi. I'm just wondering if anyone can recommend a programme to record mobile phone calls i make so that i can edit them in Garageband on my mac? Do i need a specific attachment for my mobile/cellphone?
Do I need to run AV/internet security software with my new mobile broadband card? [more inside]
I will need a mobile phone in Germany for a two week trip, but need the number NOW; what are my options and how does that translate to SIM / top-up jargon? [more inside]
Just bought an iPhone last night for use on AT&T in the USA. What should I do first? [more inside]
I need just one portable, reusable, near-silent, non-dangerous kilowatthour. [more inside]
Can anyone recommend good mobile web sites? [more inside]
Does the Blackberry 8310 curve's browser have a maximum password length? [more inside]
Last night, a friend accidentally spilled a drink over my mobile phone. Now it sort of works. What can I do? [more inside]
What is best mobile banking solution in San Diego, CA? [more inside]
My international cell phone provider (Airtel in India) insists that I can get uncharged toll-free calls while roaming in the US and Canada. It sounds too good to be true. Can you shed some light on this for me? [more inside]
Narrowed my phone choices down to: iPhone, Blackberry Bold, and Samsung Omnia. Which one should I get?
Narrowed my phone choices down to: iPhone, Blackberry Bold, and Samsung Omnia. Which one should I get? [more inside]
What is the cheapest and easiest way to telnet from a mobile device (such as a blackberry or cell phone) so I can play a MUD on the go? [more inside]
Currently, I'm on O2 Simplicity, which is a SIM only, 30 day pay monthly rolling contract. I'm looking to switch to Orange's Dolphin 30 (18 months pay monthly). How do I keep my number? [more inside]
What are the best sources of information for someone new to building websites aimed at mobile/cell phones? [more inside]
What type of phone should I buy next month and what carrier should I be on? I'm on a Verizon family plan right now with my parents and it expires around Thanksgiving. I have a free upgrade with Verizon, as well. [more inside]
Did you ever install an application on your RAZR2 V8? If you did (or know how to), could you please tell me how? [more inside]
How can I use Facebook/Bebo/Myspace to remind myself to do various tasks, via my mobile phone? [more inside]
Should I get the T-mobile G1 with Google Android? Is there some cooler second generation Android phone coming out in the next 3-4 months that I should be holding out for? [more inside]
I accidentally synced my mac's contacts with gmail, and added 4000 unwanted contacts. I manually stripped them out, turned off gmail syncing, and now I get an "unknown error" from itunes when syncing with my iphone, and a "syncing contacts will add 4000 (or so) contacts" message ... even though those people weren't showing up in my contacts app. [more inside]
I'm looking for a steering wheel laptop desk that can handle the widescreen laptops most of us use nowadays. Most of the ones I've seen are too expensive (>$60), or too small. Anyone have one they really like?
My secret geek shame is that I've never owned an good mobile device. I'm in the market for a smartphone of some sort. What should I look for, what are the common pitfalls, what should I know that isn't obvious? [more inside]
I've got an unlocked iPhone (first-gen) running 1.1.4. Currently, I use AT&T's PAYG w/ Unlimited MediaNet to get unlimited data for $20/month. I'll soon be going to the UK, and I'd like to set up a similar arrangement. I'd like some advice as to how to accomplish this. [more inside]
Help me find that awesome cellphone/real world data overlay project that I saw! [more inside]
I'm trying to build an ultra-mobile DJ setup. What laptop can I get that has the lowest cost-to-usefulness ratio? [more inside]
Suggestions for an intuitive mobile phone with GPS, camera for directionally-challenged adult daughter.
I need a suggestion for a mobile phone that is very intuitive, has GPS and is a camera phone. Bonus points if it's kinda like OnStar, speaking directions aloud, and is affordable--under $250--although I don't know if that is possible...you tell me. [more inside]