No More Talkin’ Blackjack Bluetooth Blues

Thanks to Jay’s Technical Talk I’ve finally got my Cingular Blackjack working with my laptop (Kubuntu) via Bluetooth. This means I can turn on internet sharing on the phone and get online from my laptop while on the Acela between NY and Boston, without the tether cable. I’ve got a Dell Latitude D810, running Kubuntu […]

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Yahoo! GO on Blackjack

Yahoo!’s mobile client, GO, is now available (beta) on the Samsung i607 aka Cingular Blackjack. Go here to enter your mobile number, and they SMS you a link to download the CAB file. Once you download and install the CAB file, at first launch it downloads a bunch of other stuff – perhaps it is […]

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Now, I want an iPhone

A few weeks ago, my blackjack suddenly decided to reboot itself, and in the process seems to have killed all the registry settings. In Windows Mobile Terms, it’s like a self-induced frontal lobotomy. My phone no longer knows what applications are installed on it, doesn’t remember how to sync to our exchange server, etc. After […]

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