BlackBerry Forums Support Community               

Showing results 1 to 50 of 400
Search took 0.02 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: sempai
Forum: Rants and Raves Forum 03-24-2008, 11:31 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,597
Posted By sempai
Heh, you guys are going to jail.

Heh, you guys are going to jail.
Forum: Rants and Raves Forum 03-20-2008, 10:17 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,217
Posted By sempai
Sounds like the "authorized retailer" screwed...

Sounds like the "authorized retailer" screwed you.

T-Mobile isn't running a charity. Of course they want your money. Some of the resellers don't do a very good job of doing account setup or...
Forum: General 8300 Series Discussion - Curve 03-20-2008, 10:13 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,829
Posted By sempai
I'm using it. You'll still need a BlackBerry...

I'm using it. You'll still need a BlackBerry Data plan unless you don't want email. When you're using the WiFi UMA connection for voice/data/etc it still needs to be able to "speak blackberry" on...
Forum: BlackBerry On Non-RIM Hardware 03-19-2008, 12:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,482
Posted By sempai
I really doubt it. Last time I used the BB...

I really doubt it.

Last time I used the BB connectoid on non-RIM hardware it showed up as a normal mailbox like a typical IMAP account would, and used local client-side software to view...
Forum: BlackBerry On Non-RIM Hardware 03-19-2008, 08:10 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,482
Posted By sempai
1) Not certain on that, my paranoid BES admins...

1) Not certain on that, my paranoid BES admins wouldn't ever let me join an S60 or S80 device to the BES.
2) It will not work when initiated at the BES admin level, but there are other options for...
Forum: Mac Users Corner 03-19-2008, 08:05 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 34,959
Posted By sempai
...having said that. PocketMac was taking...

...having said that.

PocketMac was taking forever to sync. Kept stalling out half-way through.

Bought Missing Sync, which did everything perfectly. So. I guess that's a vote for Missing Sync.
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 03-18-2008, 04:02 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 32,237
Posted By sempai
FWIW the Skype client for Maemo works...

FWIW the Skype client for Maemo works great!

They have been working on official clients on a variety of devices. Probably just not the BlackBerry since most BlackBerry users would rather just have...
Forum: Mac Users Corner 03-18-2008, 02:47 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 34,959
Posted By sempai
Re: PocketMac The "redirector" for Entourage...

Re: PocketMac

The "redirector" for Entourage doesn't seem to work with Entourage 12, which is a drag.

The Missing Sync suite looks pretty nice. It isn't as nice as the Nokia Multimedia Manager...
Forum: Rumor Mill 03-17-2008, 12:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,935
Posted By sempai
Meh, we were all told February before, and now...

Meh, we were all told February before, and now April?

GG, T-Mobile.
Forum: Mac Users Corner 08-29-2007, 02:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,324
Posted By sempai
Because you were trying to use ethernet? ;)

Because you were trying to use ethernet?

;)
Forum: Mac Users Corner 08-29-2007, 02:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,348
Posted By sempai
What type of concentrator? What version of the...

What type of concentrator?

What version of the Cisco client?

What type of authentication is being used?

Can you influence the VPN concentrator at all?

What type of encryption is being used?
Forum: Aftermarket Software 01-19-2007, 11:15 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,456
Posted By sempai
I'll hold my breath for XMPP and/or WV/IMPS. I...

I'll hold my breath for XMPP and/or WV/IMPS.

I am completely disinterested in solutions that rely on desktops to determine availability and presence.

* Asterisk v1.2 (further external...
Forum: Aftermarket Software 01-18-2007, 11:36 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,456
Posted By sempai
Great, just we all needed, yet another...

Great, just we all needed, yet another incompatible presence and messaging sub-system.

What, XMPP and WV/IMPS weren't good enough for you?
Forum: General Legacy Device Discussion 01-17-2007, 04:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,273
Posted By sempai
Heh. "Beat Back". Apple is only shooting for 1%...

Heh. "Beat Back". Apple is only shooting for 1% of the market and RIM is going to "beat it back"?

With what? They're not even in the same game.
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 10-24-2006, 08:55 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,567
Posted By sempai
I have a really hard time swallowing that a...

I have a really hard time swallowing that a network deployed in 2? 3? Countries is 3G. On the other hand, I don't see any dual-mode UMTS2100/1900 handsets coming anytime soon.
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 10-23-2006, 09:44 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,567
Posted By sempai
As much as I'd like to believe that some guy on a...

As much as I'd like to believe that some guy on a BBS somewhere knows more than the entire UMTS/3G working group, I have to say that the people who came up with the 3G specification may know more...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 10-17-2006, 10:12 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,567
Posted By sempai
Not exactly. Most people on this planet know 3G...

Not exactly.

Most people on this planet know 3G as W-CDMA and UMTS, not EVDO and 1x.

That is the actual 3GSM spec for 3G.
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 09-18-2006, 06:21 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,004
Posted By sempai
I don't use a BBerry anymore. But I successfully...

I don't use a BBerry anymore.

But I successfully used S/MIME on bberry for over a year. It was just a matter of having the certs installed and the support package.

Your local BlackBerry...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 11-22-2005, 08:16 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,844
Posted By sempai
Well, I found that it was much easier to use the...

Well, I found that it was much easier to use the GTD contexts when I could actually browse Tasks by categories instead of one big list.

That way if I'm @home, @office, somewhere I can do @calls...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 11-18-2005, 11:11 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,844
Posted By sempai
I'm glad you liked my notes on GTD and the...

I'm glad you liked my notes on GTD and the Blackberry.

It took some doing, and earlier versions of the Blackberry OS didn't really hack it, but it can be done well with 4.0+.

My workflow isn't in...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 10-21-2005, 08:11 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,362
Posted By sempai
IIRC, saving it involves setting a hotkey for it....

IIRC, saving it involves setting a hotkey for it. That way you can recall a search by pressing a shortcut key.
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 10-18-2005, 07:35 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,837
Posted By sempai
It is reasonable to assume you can buy them...

It is reasonable to assume you can buy them unlocked and unbranded (the only way to go in my world) in December or January.

The N-series turned up about that quickly.

There will be some N-series...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 10-18-2005, 07:34 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,362
Posted By sempai
That website is no longer mine/ours. What you do...

That website is no longer mine/ours.

What you do is you perform a Search based on what you're looking for, such as "emails to my@work.address.com", and then save that with a hot-key assigned to...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 10-14-2005, 02:34 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,837
Posted By sempai
jibi, be aware we do have WCDMA/UMTS networks in...

jibi, be aware we do have WCDMA/UMTS networks in the United States.

AT&T built 'em before Cingular took over. Five? Six? cities have it already.
Forum: Rumor Mill 10-13-2005, 05:04 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 16,466
Posted By sempai
I used to think you were full of crap about...

I used to think you were full of crap about this.

But when I was last in Vegas, an individual with a Treo was putting it back into its hiding place and an SD card fell out of it.

I gave it to them,...
Forum: BlackBerry On Non-RIM Hardware 10-13-2005, 04:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,442
Posted By sempai
The BlackBerry really feels like something out of...

The BlackBerry really feels like something out of the stone age when you use a device like the P990.

The OS it uses is beautiful; http://www.uiq.com/userexperience
Forum: BlackBerry On Non-RIM Hardware 10-13-2005, 04:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,442
Posted By sempai
There are a lot of push email solutions now for...

There are a lot of push email solutions now for Symbian devices. I see no reason to believe why Sony Ericsson would drop support for BlackBerry connect in this device, though.
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 10-13-2005, 04:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,328
Posted By sempai
Finally! PGP is coming!

http://www.mobiletracker.net/archives/2005/10/10/blackberry-pgp

This is fantastic news - finally compatibility with PGP!

This means the BlackBerry will be finally able to really encrypt email all...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 10-13-2005, 04:54 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,837
Posted By sempai
They have to! All RIM will make will be...

They have to!

All RIM will make will be software. They cannot survive if they keep making hardware that is only targeted to one tiny sector of the market.
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 10-06-2005, 09:33 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,951
Posted By sempai
They're similar, sure. SureType uses a different...

They're similar, sure.

SureType uses a different keyboard layout. Its QWERTY instead of 1ABCDEF.

SureType, for that very reason, is usually much faster, since it has the same expectation of where...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 10-06-2005, 09:29 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 817
Posted By sempai
They're most definatly counting the Nokia 9300 in...

They're most definatly counting the Nokia 9300 in the mix as well as any other BBConnect devices.

This could be problematic for RIM though if people are calling any small device that gets push email...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 10-06-2005, 09:24 AM
Replies: 181
Views: 16,445
Posted By sempai
FWIW, my wife's BlackBerry service appears to...

FWIW, my wife's BlackBerry service appears to have been smoothly migrated.
Forum: BES Admin Corner 08-25-2005, 06:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,269
Posted By sempai
Which is possible! The commands are queued so...

Which is possible! The commands are queued so that the Blackberry will first attempt to sync email before the kill comes through. I think the KILL is best used in the circumstance of someone...
Forum: Aftermarket Software 08-25-2005, 06:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,361
Posted By sempai
Yes, it's one of those areas where Nextel really...

Yes, it's one of those areas where Nextel really fails to grasp the most fundemental of mobile services.

Ironically Sprint PCS, now hooked at the hip with Nextel, has the second worst record when it...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 08-25-2005, 01:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,790
Posted By sempai
I just want to make sure people consider that not...

I just want to make sure people consider that not everyone has enough free time to scour resources looking for things like some of the hacks that may or may not have made it in.

Usually the people...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 08-25-2005, 01:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,790
Posted By sempai
Disclosure: I worked on BlackBerry...

Disclosure:

I worked on BlackBerry Hacks.

Having said that, it is a fantastic resource for BES Admins and Power-Users and covers a great amount of ground in terms of providing new services to...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 08-17-2005, 08:20 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,498
Posted By sempai
Just a post to back up jdh - he's absolutely...

Just a post to back up jdh - he's absolutely right.
Forum: General Legacy Device Discussion 07-28-2005, 04:25 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,130
Posted By sempai
Well there are plenty of people who use 'em! I...

Well there are plenty of people who use 'em!

I used Ramble and VeriChat, but found VeriChat to be great.
Forum: Buy Sell Trade 07-28-2005, 04:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,174
Posted By sempai
I'll entertain any offer over 200USD, but I have...

I'll entertain any offer over 200USD, but I have two on deck at the moment that I'm still thinking about. Family emergency means I'll be away from the ranch for a while and not especially active...
Forum: Rumor Mill 07-26-2005, 09:53 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 18,379
Posted By sempai
Alright, its...

Alright, its out.

http://www.suntimes.com/output/business/cst-fin-mot26.html
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 07-26-2005, 09:48 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,770
Posted By sempai
Well, I wasn't aware that you could "sync email"...

Well, I wasn't aware that you could "sync email" anyway without a BES. That would require a data subscription. But you surely can use it as a PIM/PDA with a dummy SIM.

I just don't see why someone...
Forum: BlackBerry Themes 07-25-2005, 10:13 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 60,566
Posted By sempai
I really think this is a huge shortcoming. The...

I really think this is a huge shortcoming.

The T-Mobile theme for Charm devices is a total trainwreck of usability. I think there are some very talented people out there that will actually be able...
Forum: Rumor Mill 07-25-2005, 10:11 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 8,297
Posted By sempai
The BlackBerry clearly isn't the jack of all...

The BlackBerry clearly isn't the jack of all trades, but it is the epitome of mobile email. Mobile email means BlackBerry. That could be either the best thing about it, or its downfall.
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 07-25-2005, 06:00 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,770
Posted By sempai
You really can't sync a Nextel device without an...

You really can't sync a Nextel device without an operational SIM card?

That sucks!
Forum: Hardware & Accessories 07-25-2005, 05:54 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 49,027
Posted By sempai
And in the news not too long...

And in the news not too long ago:

http://www.hindu.com/2005/02/04/stories/2005020416860300.htm

Looks like someone beat you to the "black market", Corey. :)
Forum: Hardware & Accessories 07-25-2005, 05:53 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 49,027
Posted By sempai
It is absolutely possible. Write now the only...

It is absolutely possible.

Write now the only hard thing about GSM is intercepting calls. You can already clone a GSM SIM with identical information.

I would imagine that nowadays to intercept a...
Forum: Hardware & Accessories 07-25-2005, 05:48 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 49,027
Posted By sempai
Kind of. You could use a SIM-reader and massage...

Kind of. You could use a SIM-reader and massage data on your desktop computer, and write those down to the SIM.
Forum: Hardware & Accessories 07-25-2005, 05:47 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 49,027
Posted By sempai
FWIW I've had the same SIM for years and swap it...

FWIW I've had the same SIM for years and swap it all the time. Sometimes several times a day. I've never had it break or even show signs of wear. I think you'd really have to try to break a SIM. ...
Forum: Rumor Mill 07-25-2005, 05:41 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 8,297
Posted By sempai
You know, for a wireless specialist, you didn't...

You know, for a wireless specialist, you didn't think that one through too much.

Plenty of professionals want and need a small camera on a mobile device.

Real Estate agents. Journalists. ...
Forum: General BlackBerry Discussion 07-25-2005, 05:35 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,770
Posted By sempai
Just use a dummy SIM? Can't you do that on...

Just use a dummy SIM?

Can't you do that on iDEN/Nextel models? You sure can on GSM/GPRS devices.
Showing results 1 to 50 of 400

 
Forum Jump




Copyright 2004-2014 BlackBerryForums.com.
The names RIM and BlackBerry are registered Trademarks of BlackBerry Inc.