Tag Archives: E61i

Nokia E71: Evolution of a QWERTY Keypad

Having used an E71 on loan from Nokia’s WOM World for about a week now, I can say without reservation that it’s got the best QWERTY keypad yet in this particular variant of Eseries handsets. But why just tell you … Continue reading

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Nokia’s E90: Versus My E61i

Short answer: My E61i has about 75% of the E90’s features for about 50% of the price, and thus for me is a better fit. What, you want more? Ok, fine… Long answer: The E90 is absolutely for you if … Continue reading

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Nokia N95 Trial: Against My E61i

WTF indeed; permit me to explain… So I’ve had a Nokia N95 8GB in my possession for a week now, and I think I know it well enough to deliver a final verdict, at least in relation to my current … Continue reading

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Air Canada Mobile Bar Code Madness

In preparation for my annual trip to Bermuda and its Film Festival I thought I’d go paperless with Air Canada’s new Mobile Check-in service. And predictably, instead of ending up with a 2D barcode I got the message seen in … Continue reading

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Closed Carrier Portal vs. Open Mobile Web: An Informal Test

If you haven’t yet heard, Fido has now joined Bell Canada and Telus Mobility in offering cheap, unlimited data — with a catch: $7/month will get you unlimited web surfing, but only through their crap-tastic WAP portal on a Fido-branded … Continue reading

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