Tag: coolsmartphone

It’s finally working ! HA!

Following on from this earlier story, I've finally got my arse into gear and completely fixed the CoolSmartPhone.com XML News Feed. You may remember me saying, "I'll get that fixed in a bit", way back in 2002. Well, now it is - and I've sorted it so i...

News feed fixed – I think!

Back in November 2002, when I started this site - I promised that I'd get the news feed working. However, I never did. Yes, it's taken me almost 2 years to get around to fixing this ! :) The XML feed can be viewed in an RSS Reader …

Win one of three C500s

Monster forum MoDaCo.com have not one, not even two, but THREE brand new SPV C500's to give away. To win you just need to fill in a form, and you'll need to be a UK resident due to the T's and C's of the comp. Don't forget that …

New EasyStart section

I've been, and still am working on the new CoolSmartPhone EasyStart section. Although not quite finished (I've got to tidy up that menu - it looks a tad big), it's a great place for those who've either just purchased a Windows Mobile handset, or for t...

More site news

I'm working on the downloads sections today - they need "breaking up" a little as there's lots of files in some folders, which means it takes ages to list on slower connections. This will be fixed! Also, the FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions) is to be d...

Changes at CoolSmartPhone

Some tweaks to the site today. First up, a huge increase in bandwidth thanks to the ISP (Internet Central).Secondly, I've removed the Shout Box. Too much abuse, too much .. had to be done. Sorry.Thirdly, Lejjo has been added to the shop here. It's an ...

Vanilla MPx200 Build

Over at the new mpx200.cjb.net is an interesting 27Mb operating system image and auto-loader for the Motorola MPx200. mpx200.cjb.net quotes it as..... "Removing all signs of AT&T / Orange off of the phone and add features such as a great image viewer...

SmartFone.net swaps to SlashPhone

April 26, 2004 (Internet) – today SmartFone.net announced that it intends to change its name to SlashPhone . Since its birth in November of 2003, SmartFone.net has experienced incredible growth, and has attracted a sizable following...

MoDaCo Meet

MoDaCo.com has their Spring event today. On show was the MPx, plus the MPx100 and many other MS Smartphones. Unfortunately I couldn't make it as .. well, the sun was out - it was a nice day and I had to enjoy it. At least that was my …

The Summit….

If you missed our previous article on MVP's you may wanna check this picture out, which shows most of us Mobile Devices bods at the recent summit. We're pulling some strange pose here. I'm not quite sure why ;) I'm right at the back with my thumb up, …

What’s an MVP?

You guys may have heard me mention the "MVP" thing previously. What is all this "MVP" stuff I hear you ask ? (Maybe) :) Well, it stands for "Most Valuable Professional" and is a yearly award given out by Microsoft to those who've helped the community ...

It’s that time again..

Yes folks, it's that time again - the quarterly bills for bandwidth and hosting. This time they aren't too bad, but I'm gonna try hard to pull on your heart strings here. ;) ;) CoolSmartPhone.com is .. me, basically. I put the majority of the news an...

Help make us famous!

Congrats once more to my cousin for winning the Approved Car Finance Heart of England Rally Championship. Dave and his co-driver Aid Camp picked up their awards at Hagley Golf Club, Hagley, Worcestershire and you can see pictures here.Their most recen...

Smartphone TV is live!

Nav has just emailed me about the launch of www.smartphonetv.com, which is a huge new video site where you can download video clips to your Smartphone. There's tonnes to choose from after registering (which is free at the moment) - from animation, spo...

We’ve hit b3ta.com!

Remember this story from last week?? Well, it appears that the infamous "sliding down an escalator" video has now been given worldwide recognition at the colossal b3ta.com, which is the biggest PhotoShopping website in the planet. The best bit ? Well,...

Busy weekend..

:) I'll be honest here and say that I've been driving round in a right s*it heap of a vehicle for a good many years now. This weekend it's all change, and the "tank" (as I lovingly referred to it as), has now been traded in. I've now …

Virus nightmare

Bloody virus writers. If you've got this ...--------- Hello user of Coolsmartphone.com e-mail server, Your e-mail account has been temporary disabled because of unauthorized access. For further details see the attach. Attached file is protected with t...

That didn’t work!

As you may have seen throughout today, I have been testing out the whizzy new coolsmartphone.com site. This comes with a new backend, which means you DON'T have to log in each time! However, there was one tiny thing I couldn't test.... and that was th...

Working together!

SmartPhoneCinema.co.uk and YourSmartPhoneShop.com are now working together to make the worlds biggest collection of Smartphone videos. Brian and Bobby are hoping that the new www.smartphonevideo.com is going to be a massive success. They have loads of...

Smartphone2000.com Competition!

With over 2 million hits in a mere 9 months, huuuuge Smartphone-viewable website SmartPhone2000.com (which can be viewed on any browser too!) has a competition for you lucky lot. SmartPhone2000.com has had a major revamp and always has the latest sof...