1> It's certainly smaller than the 7290
2> You probably forgot.. to activate the shorcuts you need to go into phone options and turn off dial from home
3> This happens.. software changes and presumably it's better but I change handsets so often that it seems normal to have to learn each one.
5> Agree Cingular should adopt the TMO method. The C/S rep was proably referring to Yahoo! activating there POP3 access (fee$$$)
6>I'm undecided but you may be right
8>Speed seems a tick faster in most applications but I will have to give it the Texas Hold'em bench test!