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Entries from November 2008

Mythical Spectec MicroSD Now 802.11n

November 15th, 2008 · No Comments

Perhaps the delays of the Spectec SDW-823 are related to adding 802.11n support. Since late 2006, Spectec has been touting their MicroSD wi-fi card for Windows Mobile devices, and it has always been billed as 802.11b/g compatible. Of course, that was two years ago and the SDW-823 has not yet arrived. In fact, it’s been […]

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Dialing Letters on a Blackjack

November 8th, 2008 · No Comments

How Do You Dial 800-FLOWERS On A Smartphone? Since the Samsung Blackjack and other Smartphones have QWERTY pads, they lose the standard letter-number associations that have been on phones for decades. Many phone numbers are published as letters, such as 1-800-FLOWERS, or 1-800-LIVE-LOB (Lobster Gram), which makes them easy to remember. However, that does you […]

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An American Carol Review

November 5th, 2008 · No Comments

Pro-American comedy An American Carol hits Hollywood hard. David Zucker’s new film, An American Carol, is a comedy about a bumbling, anti-American documentary film maker named Michael Malone. In this unapologetically pro-American film, Malone leads a protest movement to ban the Fourth of July, but is visited by ghosts of great Americans (and the Angel […]

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