Browsing All posts tagged under »cell phone«

Back up your smartphone

January 27, 2010


Mashable had a tip a few days ago. Today, Gizmodo gives you a guide to back up every type of smartphone. Everyone would a smartphone should make sure you back up information so you do not lose your contacts, photos, etc. Advertisements

Google Voice is a good thing

October 28, 2009


You might have heard about Google Voice. Google bought a service called GrandCentral. The service gave you a working phone number. You can give that phone number to people and the service would forward phone calls to your phone (landline or cell phone). If you do not answer, the service also has a voice mail […]

Microsoft Confirms Data Recovery for Sidekick Users

October 17, 2009


Good News (for most Sidekick users)! Microsoft found your data Dear T-Mobile Sidekick customers, On behalf of Microsoft, I want to apologize for the recent problems with the Sidekick service and give you an update on the steps we have taken to resolve these problems. We are pleased to report that we have recovered most, […]

Getting Gmail messages on your cell phone

October 16, 2009


Devices like the iPhone and Android make it easy to connect your gmail account to your cell phone. But some devices make it a little difficult to get your email messages sent to a built-in cell phone email client. The Official Gmail Blog has a ton of info for people who wish to get people […]

Lost your Sidekick Data? Do not reset the phone or allow the battery to die.

October 12, 2009


If you do, you WILL lose your data if it is not backed up. This release according to T-Mobile: T-MOBILE AND MICROSOFT/DANGER STATUS UPDATE ON SIDEKICK DATA DISRUPTION Dear valued T-Mobile Sidekick customers: T-Mobile and the Sidekick data services provider, Danger, a subsidiary of Microsoft, are reaching out to express our apologies regarding the recent […]

The Quest for Better Cell Phone Photos

August 19, 2009


I am always looking for better ways to take pictures on my cell phone. I am okay (not even close to being an expert) with real cameras. But when it comes to cell phones, I always seem to take average pictures. So for today’s post, I will give two websites that have greatly increased the […]

More on Sprint ETF and what it could mean to you

August 12, 2009


Most consumers who have cell phone contracts know the term “early termination fee”. Sprint paid a flat-fee for leaving the cell phone service. Customers did not like the rule and took Sprint to court. Sprint settled the class-action lawsuit yesterday and we talked about the basics of that settlement Tuesday afternoon. Basically, according to Engadget, most people will receive between $25 and […]