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Aug 3, 2004, 11:24 AM

Samsung e715 ear piece volume

I have the e 715, when I use the hands free ear piece that came with the phone, (it is the one with the on/off switch) even though I have the volume as high as I can go, it is difficult to hear, especially in the car and my state (NJ) just went hand free or else.

Any advise or other suggestions, earpieces, amplifiers or units that plug into you radio will be appreciated.

I've been to mobile phone stores to no avail.
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Aug 2, 2004, 12:38 PM

Samsung c207

Rich, find out about it for me. Cingular is gonna carry it.
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Aug 1, 2004, 10:54 AM

Phone Finder

I like the phone finder function but the limit annoys me because I'm trying to find get a list phones from Samsung that have two features. If I put just the two features in, I never see more than the first 20. Adding a manufacturer selection limit would be useful to people like me who wants to eliminate undesirable brands.
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Jul 27, 2004, 9:26 PM

Quarterly Earnings and other Reports

Maybe I just can't find it here, but if it's not on phonescoop already, perhaps you should put the Quarterly reports for each carrier on the Carriers page. It could be another tab like: |Info & Phones|Quarterly Reports|Forums|

I know this is more work for you, Rich, but it would be a BIG help in researching carriers financial status.
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Rich Brome

Jul 22, 2004, 9:32 PM

Revamped Compare Interface

I just launched a totally revamped interface to the side-by-side phone comparison feature.

The old way was pretty non-obvious, non-intuitive, and cumbersome. A lot of people probably didn't even know the feature existed. The link was hard to find, and you had to jump all around the site just to select a couple of phones to compare. It was like a scavenger hunt or something. It sucked, I admit. Embarassed Sorry.

Anyway, now there's a big, obvious "Compare Phones" link on the main "Phones" page (which has also been revamped). That takes you to a new page where you can select all the phones at once. And the results page now has easy "add" and "remove" links.

Oh, and you can now compare up to 5 phones at once. Smile (The max was 3 before.)

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Jul 25, 2004, 3:29 PM

Motorola V710

Is there anywhere at all I can get the Motorola V710 now? Verizon says it can be anywhere from 1-3 months before they have it.
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Jul 20, 2004, 2:59 PM

Release Date Removal?

I was looking at the specs for the Nokia 6620 a week ago and the release date said "June/July"... now there is NOTHING.... what happened???.... when is it being released????
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Jul 18, 2004, 2:35 PM

How to activate NetMonitor in Nokia 6100 and Nokia 6610?

How to activate NetMonitor in Nokia 6100 and Nokia 6610?
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Jul 8, 2004, 11:54 PM

Add option to always be logged in pls!

I am enjoying the site (And the forums) but having to log in constantly is annoying... Am I missing an option?
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Jul 13, 2004, 12:03 PM

Rich, a suggestion

I have noticed cruising through phonescoop stirring up trouble that there is no link back to the main forums page on a few of the forums. Is this intentional, and if not, could they be added? I'm a creature of habit, and it throws off my flow when I have to side menu!
: whine grumble grumble :
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Jul 13, 2004, 8:20 AM

Rich I have a question..

First, NICE changes! Looks great... Question for you is in the carrier section... how is the order chosen? Is by carrier size? and will that change as carriers change their ranking?
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Jul 7, 2004, 1:59 PM

Forum Layout

A lot of other fora I visit (like group every reply under a thread in a single link from a board's main page. This keeps the 100 replies from a single thread from knocking all other threads off the board. Moderators are also able to make threads "sticky" so they always appear at the top of a given board -- which is great for FAQs. Can't implement these kinds of organizational features? They are badly needed.
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Jul 5, 2004, 7:54 PM

bluetooth forum

We need a forum for discussion about all things BlueTooth. That way we can talk about all the nifty uses for the technology. Smile
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Jun 29, 2004, 12:53 PM

board suggestion

i just had a question about the style of forums we have here. the way they're set up are a bit of a pain to read and to sort through, what with the thread titles being listed instead of just showing the post itself. it makes it hard to tell which posts are new and which ones are not, it just doesn't seem too user friendly to me.
any chance of getting a different kind of forum? such as UBB or even ezboard? an alternate site i visit often (no it's not porn, Razz )uses something i think is called phpbb, it only costs the owner $20 a month to run and it's definitely my favourite kind of board to visit.
i just thought i'd run this by you, though the forums probably don't get enough traffic to warranty changing th...
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Jul 3, 2004, 12:06 PM

No MPX220 on Phonescoop?

The info is out there, Brighthand and a few others have reported it and Motorola finally acknowledged it. I'm shocked that Phonescoop doesn't have it on the site yet. Surprised
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Jun 24, 2004, 11:59 PM

Pre-Paid Camera Phones

Hi Very Happy ,
I'm just wondering if they are any pre-paid camera phones around. To me Virgin Mobile has the best selection pre-paid of phones, and I currently have the Audiovox 8610, but I want a camera phone, I just don't won't to go through the struggle of getting a plan using credit, because I don't use my phone that much anyway. I live in South Florida, and I would be very happy If someone could tell me of any carriers that have pre-paid services that carry camera phones.

- Smile
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Rich Brome

Jun 14, 2004, 8:12 PM

Email fixed

There were some issues with email from the server over the last few days. Some registration emails, forum alerts, feedback to me, etc. might not have been sent.

It's fixed now.

I sincerely apologize for any inconvenience.
Rich Brome

Jun 11, 2004, 2:19 AM

NEW: Print & Email links

New feature on the site: "Print" and "Email" links for most pages throughout the site. They're located on the left, and also on the front page, for each news item.

"Email" works for almost all pages. Share the love - tell your friends about Phone Scoop! Wink

"Print" only appears on specific pages where I thought it made sense. And for each type of page you can print, I've tweaked the content so you only get the parts that make sense to print, and tweaked the layout to better fit a letter-size page.

Give both features a whirl, and let me know what you think! Smile
Rich Brome

Jun 11, 2004, 1:54 AM

New Server!

I just finished moving to a new server setup. In fact, it's a set of six shiny new servers! Shocked Very Happy

It may not look much different, but there have been some pretty dramatic changes behind the scenes.

So if you spot any problem or glitches, please let me know immediately! Don't assume I know about it.

Thanks! Smile

May 30, 2004, 8:41 PM

A question

I have seen all the america carriers listed on this site and do realize that it is an american run site, but would it be posible for you to include a few canadian carriers in here as well. Like rodgers
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