Sam Hartman (hartmans) wrote,
Sam Hartman

Nokia 6600

This is the month of new toys; a new work laptop is sitting in my boss's office and the new desktop is on order. Yesterday I got a Nokia 6600. This is thanks to obra who pointed me at Talks, a screen reader for Series 60 phones. It's so cool to be able to look at the address book, look at missed calls and do neat things like copy a number from recent calls to the address book. It's a bit bigger than the S55, but seems more solidly built. I guess I'll need to get a new Bluetooth headset; my current headset seems not to be compatible.

The voice command support seems to be kind of broken. It is very bad at recognizing commands. I seem to have gotten it into a mode where I cannot delete the voice tag on `normal profile' nor can I record it. Either operation says voice system error. Advice on how to recover appreciated. O, and whoever decided that you can only have a voice tag on at most one phone number per contact needs to get shot.

Next up: getting Bluetooth under Linux working better. I have GPRS, but would like to get Obex working.

Tags: hack
  • Post a new comment


    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.