Windows Mobile Weekly Roundup

by Todd Ogasawara

Excellent Detailed Asus Eee PC 900 Reivew at EeeUser.com
Fri, 09 May 2008 21:55:39
EeeUser.com has an excellent detailed (really detailed) review of the Asus Eee PC 900 at… EeePC 900 in-depth review It is scheduled for release in the US on May 12 (next week Monday). After watching the Eee PC 4G, Eee PC 8G, and HP Mini-note released, I think I am ready to make a purchase of some [...]
Intermittent Problems are the Worst: SIM Problem?
Thu, 08 May 2008 21:54:27
My WiMo smartphone loses all connectivity every once in a while. Once in a while is defined as once every week or two. It has happened three times in the past month. I noticed that a SIM message was on my screen when it happened the other day. I opened the battery cover, pulled the [...]
CHDK Wiki: How to Hack A Canon PowerShot Digital Camera
Wed, 07 May 2008 22:09:16

I really tempted to try a CHDK Wiki Canon PowerShot digital camera firmware hack. But, a big streak of digital cowardice is getting in the way According to their FAQ, the changes are not actually written to the camera in a permanent way. The firmware hack can be reversed by simply removing the [...]
Windows Live for Windows Mobile Not Available Until May 15
Tue, 06 May 2008 20:49:36

Hmm, the Windows Live for Windows Mobile (Windows Live Hotmail, Contacts, and Spaces) download is unavailable until May 15. I wonder why???
Associated Press Mobile News Network: iPhone vs. Windows Mobile Format
Mon, 05 May 2008 22:04:30

The Associated Press (AP) launched what many are calling a mobile news site for the iPhone. And, while that is true, the site… http://www.apnews.com/ …is actually smart enough to reformat itself for other mobile form factors too. The image on the left above is a screen capture from a TyTn Pocket PC Phone Edition while the image [...]
Yahoo Go 3.0 Beta Earns a Tentative Thumbs Up
Sun, 04 May 2008 21:16:14

I noticed that Yahoo! Go 3.0 Beta became available for two of my Windows Mobile 6 smartphones (non-touch): The Dash and the the Vox. None of my professional edition (touch screen devices) are supported by this beta release. After bad-mouthing the Go 2.0 release and suggesting it go away if the Microsoft-Yahoo merger happened (which [...]