TBS Mobility – new Website

http://www.tbsmobility.com/    One of our key mobility partners in the UK TBS has launched a new web site. They have also got an excellent case study for Drive Assist featuring Fifth Gear’s Jason Plato. http://www.tbsmobility.com/project_single.php?id=16

Q Busting at Apple stores

Appleinsider.com has a story about how Apple stores are using Pocket PC devices to reduce the Queues in their Apple stores.  They use a system called EasyPay. EasyPay is a paperless process, where customers provide a credit card and an email address to an Apple store Genius or employee when checking out. The customer’s card…

HTC Galaxy and QTEK G100 review

Pocketinfo.NL has provided a great review of HTC’s Galaxy device as the QTEK G100 device.  This device interestingly has no GPRS/GSM in it but has GPS and WiFi and is designed as a GPS PDA. Read their review (converted from Dutch using Babelfish) at: http://world.altavista.com/babelfish/trurl_pagecontent?lp=nl_en&trurl=http%3a%2f%2fwww.pocketinfo.nl%2fartikel%2f4788%2f1  

Universal cradle also available

Following my earlier post regarding the Wizard Cradle – I also spotted that Expansys is offering a rather nice cradle for the HTC Universal device – Orange 5000, O2 XDA Exec, T Mobile MDA Pro and Imate Jasjar The cradle is a bargain £13.95! http://www.expansys.com/product.asp?code=126238  

Treonauts detailed review of Treo 700w

It’s interesting to see the Treoauts.com view of the Treo 700w at the Treonauts site.  They’ve been blogging with some real indepth detail on the specification: http://blog.treonauts.com/2005/12/treo_700w_speci.html They higlight the major differences between the Treo 650 (Palm OS) and the Treo 700 are: 240×240 screen instead of 320×320 Processor has same MHz (312) but chipset…


HTC Wizard cradle now available

Coolsmartphone found that Boxwave are now providing the HTC Wizard Cradle http://www.coolsmartphone.com/news2018.html The Wizard is the T-Mobile MDA Vario, Orange M3000, O2 XDA Mini, Imate K-Jam and QTEK 9100 Cost is just $32.95 with worldwide shipping!


What Bluetooth profiles does Windows Mobile support?

There is a huge amount of debate on the forums as to what Bluetooth profiles Windows Mobile devices support.  Below is the list that we support natively in the Microsoft Stack in AKU 1.1 of Windows Mobile 5.0 and beyond: Generic Access Profile (GAP)Generic Object Exchange Profile (GEOP)Serial Port Profile (SPP)Dial-up Networking (DUN) ProfileHands-Free Profile…


How do you know what AKU version of Windows Mobile you are running?

One  of the common requests I’ve had is how do you know what version of AKU (Adaption Kit Update) you are running. Well to find out – go into Start… Settings… System then About From there you should be able to see the Build No of your device. The Build number is the release number followed…