Hands-on review of the new Beartooth smartphone radios – Updated ( x2 ) and Compared to GMRS walkie-talkies 29

10/7/2017 Note: I have received two new Beartooth units from the manufacturer and now believe at least one of our original units to have been defective, which we think affected our range testing. While we haven’t yet gotten to a full re-test of the new units ( I picked them […]

Smartphones – A Personal History – part 2

In Part 1 I talked about PDA’s that I’ve had prior to having a smartphone. That’s done, we’re up to the good stuff. Kyocera 7135 – best smartphone ever? Well, maybe in my opinion. At least one of the first really good ones. Smartphones had been around for a while, […]

Smartphones – A Personal History – Part 1 2

PCWorld’s “Talk Nerdy to me” email hit my inbox and caught my eye with the title “A Brief History of Smartphones”. Cool, I’ve been using these since just about the beginning. Let’s take a trip down memory lane. I clicked through and found this:  I was frustrated that it […]