Posted on 26 January 2009 by Budi Putra
An app called iBluetooth is bringing you one of the most awaited features ever for the iPhone: Bluetooth file transfer. Not only between iPhone and iPhone 3G, but iBluetooth also can support file exchange between both the Apple smartphone and computers, as well as other Bluetooth-capable devices.
Posted on 06 November 2008 by Shawn Brown
Shortly after we see the first iPhone keyboard, another one surfaces. This one is far less attractive and seemingly less portable. The advantage this one has over the other is Bluetooth connectivity. The picture make it appear to be very large in comparison to the other ones on the market, making it hard to carry around.
The one we recently reported ... continued »
Posted on 11 April 2008 by Chris Davies
Multitasking not only can kill your productivity, but if you're trying to do it at the wrong time - while driving, for instance - then it can just plain kill you. How many people reading this have tried to briefly answer a call while driving, or reply to a text? Product development consultants Kaleidoscope have come up with a way to ... continued »
Posted on 14 March 2008 by Staff Editor
I agree the iPhone is simply sensational, while the Apple Bluetooth headset is a great example of minimal and functional design. However, if you've ever used the headset for even a few minutes in a loud or slightly windy environment, it's simply unusable. A Bluetooth headset without noise cancellation or wind guard is useless, no matter how pretty ... continued »
Posted on 14 November 2007 by Chris Davies
There are still many people with iPhones and iPods who don't use their PMP in the car because they lack the necessary hardware to link it up to the installed sound system; they're the market Alpine is going after with their latest iPod/iPhone/Bluetooth combination device. Consisting of an installation-free 2.4-inch colour TFT, remote control and iPod/iPhone interface for dragging out ... continued »
Posted on 01 October 2007 by James Allan Brady
We previously mentioned the glitch that allowed this capability with an active call, and then another that allowed it without an active phone call, but through the voicemail. The latest is the same as the previous voicemail glitch but is through the visual voicemail interface.
All you have to do is change the audio source for the visual voicemail to Bluetooth ... continued »
Posted on 21 September 2007 by James Allan Brady
You read that right, you don’t even have to alter any hardware, firmware, or download any software to do it. It’s a build in glitch with both the voicemail and phone call functions.
The phone call version of the hack is to make or take a call, and then while the call is active open the iPod application and start playing ... continued »
Posted on 10 September 2007 by James Allan Brady
Plantronics, the purveyors of some of the best communications equipment in the world, has blessed us with another amazing product. This time it’s a stereo Bluetooth capable headset that can also go solo.
The headset supports the A2DP Bluetooth profile and has an attachment that adds a second earbud. There are several buttons on the headset to control both phone functions ... continued »
Posted on 15 August 2007 by Vincent Nguyen
UPDATE 1/3/2008: BlueAnt V1 Voice Controlled Bluetooth Headset
It's rare that you can make such a sweeping statement as this, but the BlueAnt z9 Bluetooth Headset is the new gold standard for all future Bluetooth headsets - hands down. It earns a 4.9 out of 5. I'm not the only one that thinks the z9 deserves the highest award ... continued »
Posted on 14 August 2007 by Chris Davies
What a happy coincidence: here was me just about to drive a brand new Audi A8 off the lot, when the German firm join hands with Apple and issue a gushing press release about their latest in-car couplings. No, this isn't some sort of unpleasant cellular dogging experience, it's Audi bigging-up their optional Bluetooth interface which - surprise surprise - ... continued »
Posted on 31 July 2007 by Vincent Nguyen
The SoundID SM100 Bluetooth headset is one of the most advanced on the market. The SM100 offers three industry-first features: personal sound where you can personalize the headset to your specific sound preferences, Environmental Mode turns the headset into a hearing-aide-like device for loud environment and NoiseNavigational Mode where the device uses its “Auto Focus for your ears” technology to ... continued »
Posted on 23 July 2007 by Vincent Nguyen
First of all, I’m blown away by how small Apple’s Bluetooth Headset is compared to all the images published by Apple. So how does it feel, and does it remain firmly in my ear? It feels amazingly lightweight and yes, another shocker is that it stays put!
I didn't have any problems pairing the headset to the iPhone because they simply ... continued »