Windows Mobile Weekly Roundup

by Todd Ogasawara

CNET’s Matthew Miller Posted a Redfly Video Demo
Wed, 19 Mar 2008 21:47:39
CNET’s Mobile Gadgeteer Matthew Miller posted an informative video demo of the Redfly Windows Mobile Smartphone Companion at… Can the REDFLY Windows Mobile Smartphone Companion succeed where the Foleo couldn’t? The Redfly is actually LESS than what the never-launched Palm Foleo was supposed to be. The Redfly does not have any internal functions. It is just an [...]
Website Exploit Can Freeze or Crash iPhone/iPod touch
Wed, 19 Mar 2008 21:47:27
According to CNET… A new exploit will either lock up your iPhone or iPod Touch or crash your Safari browser on your PC or Mac OS desktop if you simply visit a maliciously coded Web site. Web code locks up iPhones and iPod Touch The current workaround is to disable Javascript in the Safari brower. Yuck. CNET’s [...]
ActiveSync/WMDC and Zune Sync: Birds of a Sync Feather
Tue, 18 Mar 2008 21:35:09
The Zune 2 firmware upgrade turned my 1st generation Zune from a moderately useful MP3/video player to a decent media player with a screen I prefer to my iPod video’s screen (though nothing can touch the iPod touch’s display - pun intended). With its 30GB hard drive (compared to my iPod touch’s 16GB) and the [...]
Notebook Too Hot? Try a Newer Notebook Model
Sun, 16 Mar 2008 19:05:38

My old Dell Latitude D600 notebook was too hot to work on the keyboard all day long. I bought a USB keyboard to use with the D600 to avoid touching it during the day. As you can see, the hottest area on the keyboard side of the D600 got up to 109 degrees F. The [...]