Tag Archives: Google

DyscultureD Epic-sode 61: iPhone & Google awesomeness debunked.

Download DRM-free MP3 here. This is an important one. I mix it up with guest host Heather Gold on issues of privacy and the dangers of Google. And on the lighter side, I destroy the iPhone worship in the room … Continue reading

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iPhone Voice-Activated Search: Good for You, Bad for Everyone Else

The Web is all abuzz this morning with news that a voice-prompted search service is on the way to iPhone users courtesy of the clever folks at Google. All I can say is, god help us all… I’m a big … Continue reading

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Nokia N95 Trial: 30 Seconds Over Tokyo with Nokia Maps 2.0

Today we take a look at Nokia Maps 2.0 for the N95 8GB. It’s availability hasn’t yet trickled down to my trusty E61i, but with only a month and a half before my trip to the Japan Wireless Expo I’m … Continue reading

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Smartphones Get Smarter with GPS

(Nokia LD-4W, courtesy of e-series…) Check out the Nokia LD-4W Bluetooth GPS module, a Christmas present for my E61i and a practical purchase for my upcoming visit to Egypt. I took it for a test run on a road trip … Continue reading

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The Ultimate Website Mobilizer Smackdown!

In the beginning, before PDA and phone became one, there was AvantGo. It made use of your desktop computer’s internet connection to suck down just enough web content for you to consume during your idle moments on the go until … Continue reading

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