Life after S60 BlackBerry Connect

Now I don’t know about the rest of the world, but living and working in the downtown Toronto core – effectively the "capital" of Canada in the same way that New York is to the US – affords me the view of seeing a lot of people with BlackBerries.  And I mean a LOT of …

“The Gadgeteer” likes the E61i too

I’ve been a long time reader of The Gadgeteer dating back to my ancient PalmPilot Pro and Handspring Visor days in university (I even had a Visor Phone attached to my Prism!  Tres nerd!).  It’s amazing how far gadget technology has come since then, but you can truly tell a person is passionate when they’ve …

Handango’s Free App Friday – 11/09

For my fellow S60 smartphone fans out there, Handango is giving away copies of Lonely Cat Games’ LCG Jukebox as part of their "Free App Fridays".  I’ve never used the application, but LCG does put out some highly regarded software (particularly their email client, ProfiMail).  And who honestly turns down $25 off a $25 piece …

Two weeks in: My E61i Review

It’s been a couple of weeks now that I’ve had my Nokia E61i.  To date I’ve really enjoyed having a smartphone yet again, and I think my darling Marie will agree that it is a cool and useful toy (I’ve got her grocery price comparison spreadsheet on there for when we go shopping :).  I …

Nokia E61i Quick Review

The Nokia E61i is Nokia’s latest communicator style entrant into the business-oriented smartphone arena.  It is a refinement over its predecessors the E61 and E62 in several areas, but the sum of those changes has led to an all-around superior device.  Gone is the flimsy joystick and the all plastic body replaced by a slightly …