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16 Set/09

Opera Mini 5 beta

Opera Mini 5 beta

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Opera has just released a beta version of their acclaimed mobile web browser Opera Mini 5. The beta version, which is available publicly can be downloaded to a mobile phone directly or to the computer system first. Versions for Blackberrys and Java compatible cell phones are provided on the download page. Opera 5 Mini comes with several new features that make the mobile browsing experience more pleasant. Some of them...

3 Ago/09

More Ways to Eliminate Cellphone Voicemail Instructions [Voicemail]

More Ways to Eliminate Cellphone Voicemail Instructions [Voicemail]

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); New York Times tech columnist/reviewer David Pogue continues his worthy war against unnecessary, money-grabbing voicemail “instructions,” digging up an actual elimination tip for Sprint customers and a few suggestions for everyone else. As most people know by now, cellphone voicemail systems offer “guidance” to callers on how to leave a message. You do it “after the tone,” you see,...

24 Lug/09

How To Make Free Calls From Your Computer With Google Voice

How To Make Free Calls From Your Computer With Google Voice

About three weeks ago, I finally got an invite for Google Voice, the new phone-managing service from Google that I’d been itching to try out since before it was even called Google Voice (back then, it was called GrandCentral, and I still wanted it really, really badly). Google Voice has a ton of great features, and in a lot of ways fundamentally changes the way you’ll use your phone. A lot of things suddenly become easier with Google Voice – checking your voicemail,...




24 Apr/09

Hack Your Voicemail to Save Time [Voicemail]

Hack Your Voicemail to Save Time [Voicemail]

How many valuable seconds have you lost wading through your slow voicemail prompts just to delete a message you didn’t really need to listen to in the first place? Photo by maveric2003. Reader Clinton writes in with his tricks to hack your voicemail and save yourself some precious time—since not all of us are lucky enough to have the iPhone’s visual voicemail feature. His solution for saving time with his Sprint voicemail, in his own words: Turn off numeric paging:...

14 Apr/09

Android 1.5 Adds Soft Keyboard, Video Recording, Loads More [Android]

Android 1.5 Adds Soft Keyboard, Video Recording, Loads More [Android]

Google has released an Android 1.5 SDK preview for developers, and it shows off what owners of Android phones (just the G1, of course, for now) can expect to see soon. The best of the goodies includes speed improvements on the camera, browser, and GPS functionality, an on-screen soft keyboard (indicating a no-slide-out-keyboard G2?), a custom dictionary, video recording and playback in MP4 and 3GP formats, updated Webkit browser, and much more. Looks like the iPhone/Android showdown chart...

16 Mar/09

Contxts is a Text Message Replacement for Business Cards [Contacts]

Contxts is a Text Message Replacement for Business Cards [Contacts]

If carrying around regular old business cards seems really old-fashioned (or you’ve just run out), Contxts is your SMS alternative. Hand out a username, and anyone can text for your contact details. The concept is pretty simple, and requires only a cell phone capable of sending text messages. Sign up at Contxts with a username and phone number, then customize the information you want to be given out over SMS. You can write whatever you want within 140 basic characters, and add social...

23 Gen/09

Save Money by Making Your Own Ringtones [Cellphones]

Save Money by Making Your Own Ringtones [Cellphones]

Web application Make Own Ringtone creates ringtones from your own music files with an easy to use interface and optionally sends them directly to your phone via SMS or email. Using the application is as simple as uploading your music files in MP3, WMA or OGG format, dragging the sliders to the point of the song you want to cut, and clicking the Make a Ringtone button. You can choose to download the files, send them to your cell phone directly, or even download them through your phone’s...

29 Nov/08

Get Organized for Black Friday [Shopping]

Get Organized for Black Friday [Shopping]

Now’s the time to start getting ready for this coming Black Friday—the day after Thanksgiving, which promises crack-of-dawn store openings and crazy discounts. Over at the Unclutterer blog, Matt shares his wife’s and mother-in-law’s extensive rules for tackling Black Friday deals in an organized, efficient way. Preparation is key; he says that you should shop with a list of specific items with pre-cut coupons in hand to avoid impulse purchases. Have your coupons...