Now that's the way a Pocket PC Phone should work!

I upgraded my sorry Pocket PC phone’s operating system to Pocket PC 2003 and a new radio stack.  Bingo!  Home run! Connectivity issues are a thing of the past.  I can finally use IM on the thing.  And it synch’s with Exchange automatically every 10 minutes (I set the schedule).  And I can confidently reply to…

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E-mail and Pocket PC phone. OK for reading, poor for replying...

After using the PPC phone for a while, I’ve decided not to use it to reply to e-mail.  Connectivity is the main issue.  Sometimes the thing syncs up without a problem.  Sometimes I can’t connect at all.  What’s most frustrating is when it quickly and effortlessly connects and pulls down e-mail…. then I type a reply (tap…

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Pocket PC Phone and MSN Instant Messenger...

This one has me stumped.  I never have been able to connect to my IM account from my PPC phone.  I “tap here to sign in” and the phone connects to something, but I never can get logged in.  Big bummer.  Anyone able to get it working?  Any secrets?

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Whidbey Alpha and the Pocket PC...

Phil Scott mentioned that I just announced to everyone that I have some say in who gets to beta test Whidbey… No, not really.   But I can ask.  😉  And I’m sure (at least I hope!) there will be a public beta period, similar to the one for “Everett” (VS.NET 2003).

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101 things to do while at a red light... (well, at least one thing)

As I was sitting at a long red light this morning, trying to get out of the neighborhood, facing a 30 minute drive into work, I decided to sync my e-mail.  There was a request from one of the account managers asking if a particular customer could get into the Whidbey Alpha program.  I replied…

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