Tag: htc touch

Samsung Galaxy Nexus Battery Life

Samsung Galaxy Nexus Battery Life

People report “poor” and “terrible” battery life with the Galaxy Nexus. I discover that I get more usage out of a more powerful device than I expected, and even more battery life than my prior two smartphones.

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FixUnreadCount for Windows Mobile: small application, big fix

FixUnreadCount for Windows Mobile: small application, big fix

My Verizon Wireless HTC Touch running Windows Mobile 6.1 kept reporting the wrong number of text and email messages. FixUnreadCount is a simple Windows Mobile phone application that resets an incorrect unread count for text messages and email.

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iTrek mini USB to 3.5mm adapter for HTC Touch / Verizon vx6900 review

iTrek mini USB to 3.5mm adapter for HTC Touch / Verizon vx6900 review

My search for a way to connect my HTC Touch / Verizon vx6900 to my car stereo leads me to the iTrek mini-USB to 3.5mm adapter. Installation is a snap and the price is right, but audio quality is sub-standard.

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AccessoryOne HTC Touch Verizon VX6900 USB Charging Cradle Dock Review

AccessoryOne HTC Touch Verizon VX6900 USB Charging Cradle Dock Review

I love my HTC Touch (known as the VX6900 on the Verizon network). I use it for all sorts of stuff: check Gmail, send text messages, approve Gibberish comments, listen to Internet Radio awesomeness Pandora.com, use the built-in GPS and Google Maps, and sometimes I even call people on it. Even though the upgrade to […]

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The Best and Worst Gibberish Gadgets of 2008

The Best and Worst Gibberish Gadgets of 2008

I buy a lot of stuff every year: what are the best and worst from 2008?

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Pandora.com now available on (very select) Windows Mobile phones

Pandora.com now available on (very select) Windows Mobile phones

I love, love, love Pandora Radio, which suggests music for you based on the types of music you like. One of the things I’ve always wanted is a way to listen to Pandora in my car. I was jealous when iPhone users got to listen to Pandora on the go, and I hoped for a […]

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Ilium Software’s Screen Capture software for Windows Mobile review

Ilium Software’s Screen Capture software for Windows Mobile review

I try out Ilium Software’s Screen Capture program. It’s free, and does exactly what it was made to do: take screenshots of your Windows Mobile device.

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Spb Phone Suite: The beauty of whitelisting phone calls

Spb Phone Suite: The beauty of whitelisting phone calls

I hate talking on the phone and try to avoid it if at all possible. I especially dislike getting phone calls from numbers I don’t recognize, because I don’t know if I should pick up or not. About two and a half years ago I wrote about “whitelisting” phone calls as a way to avoid […]

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