ADMIN: RE: What mobile service and device do you use, and why?
30 Nov 2004 - 2:51pm
Gina, instead of making this about a service opinion service, can we focus
the discussion on what are the good and bad IxD features of the high-end
smartphone market? Seems asking the general question in the subject line is
way too off-topic for this list. You OK w/ that?
> -----Original Message----- > From: >discuss-interactiondesigners.com-bounces at lists.interactiondesi > gners.com > [mailto:discuss-interactiondesigners.com-bounces at lists.interac tiondesigners.com] On Behalf Of Gino Zahnd
> Sent: Tuesday, November 30, 2004 3:41 PM > To: discuss-interactiondesigners.com at lists.interactiondesigners.com > Subject: [ID Discuss] What mobile service and device do you > use, and why? > > [Please voluntarily trim replies to include only relevant > quoted material.] > > I'm about to change phones, and possibly service providers, > and I figured I'd ask my opinionated colleagues what services > and devices they use, and why? I'm in America, by the way. > > Devices I've been considering, although I'm not sold on, are > the Treo 650, SonyEricsson p910a, and a few less feature-rich > models such as a Samsung SPH-A600. I haven't been able to be > convinced that I need my email on my phone, or the ability to > chat with people, but I'm not against those things either. > What are your experiences with the newer smart devices? What > devices are rotten? > > Right now I have a SonyEricsson t608, and the OS is soooo slow > (java-based) that I typically stay 2 to 3 clicks ahead of > whatever menu > I am traversing. That latency leads to way too many selection > errors. > It is possibly the worst phone I've ever used for that reason alone. > The Bluetooth is great for syncing info with my Mac, as well > as hands-free use. > > I look forward to this discussion! > > Cheers, > Gino > > _______________________________________________ > Interaction Design Discussion List >discuss at ixdg.org > -- > to change your options (unsubscribe or set digest): >http://discuss.ixdg.org/ > -- > Questions: lists at ixdg.org > -- > Announcement Online List (discussion list members get > announcements already) http://subscribe-announce.ixdg.org/ > -- >http://ixdg.org/ >