Samsung Galaxy Tab, Fascinate & Epic 4G Thoughts

JohnMHoyt Android, Apple, broadband, Business, Computer Repair, Computer Service, Connectivity, Fun Stuff, Homeland Secure IT, iPad, John M. Hoyt's Personal Stuff, Microsoft, Microsoft Exchange, Product Review, Technology, Windows Server 1 Comment

Anyone who has been following this blog knows that it was just about a month ago that I bought Android based phones and dumped our (until recently) beloved RIM Blackberry phones… My thoughts on the Samsung Galaxy S Epic 4G after EXTENSIVE use are pretty much what I knew the day we first got them: Short battery life (Have increased that …

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Listen to your Asterisk / TrixBox Voice Mail WAV Email Attachments on Android Phones

JohnMHoyt Android, Business, Computer Repair, Computer Service, Homeland Secure IT, John M. Hoyt's Personal Stuff, Product Review, Technology, VoIP (Voice over IP) 3 Comments

Are you using an Asterisk based VoIP system and have your voice mails sent to you via email? If you are using an Android based phone, you may not be able to open these attachments within email and play them. Several forums discuss workarounds that should get you going, such as having the VoIP system convert the audio file to …

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Sprint Samsung Epic 4g being used for computer service technicians – first impressions

JohnMHoyt Android, Business, CCTV, Computer Repair, Computer Service, Connectivity, Fun Stuff, Homeland Secure IT, John M. Hoyt's Personal Stuff, Microsoft, Microsoft Exchange, Product Review, Technology, Windows, Windows Server 4 Comments

Wanna buy a RIM Blackberry 8350i for Nextel / Sprint? We have a few for sale! http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=320599349838#ht_694wt_1139 In an earlier blog posts, I rambled a bit about the desire to leave the Blackberry, but why we didn’t, and then last week, I posted about finally dumping the Blackberry phones for new Android smart phones. Today I will bore you with my …

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We finally dumped Nextel Blackberry phones & went with Sprint Samsung Epic 4g

JohnMHoyt Android, Business, Connectivity, Homeland Secure IT, John M. Hoyt's Personal Stuff, Microsoft, Microsoft Exchange, Product Review, Technology 2 Comments

After another horrible day of Nextel service I gave up and went to the Sprint store where they attempted to upgrade the software on my Blackberry 8350i…   What was supposed to take a few minutes (45 or so) ended up taking until the end of their business day, and they were going to have it for me at start …

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iPad and tablet computers finding their way into business

JohnMHoyt Apple, broadband, Business, Computer Service, Connectivity, Fun Stuff, Homeland Secure IT, iPad, Microsoft, Microsoft Exchange, Mobile, Technology, Windows, Windows Server 1 Comment

My initial reaction to the iPad was that it was cute little toy, but then immediately after its release it became apparent that people wanted to use them for business as well as pleasure. First was the use of Remote Desktop (Terminal Services), which I wrote about and has been finding extreme popularity, then of course was Microsoft Exchange integration …

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We’re going to have tablet computers coming out of our ears soon!

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The tablet computer wars are coming…  The awesome little Apple iPad will soon have serious competition from some big names in desktop, laptop and notebook computers…. Cisco, Lenovo, Toshiba, HP and LG, to name a few have either made plans to release pad / tablet computers, or have actually got a product to offer. And that is just the tip …

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