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Jan 13, 2004, 6:20 PM

External antenna

Looking for a source for a residential roof mounted antenna to improve cell reception. Can anyone help?
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Jan 13, 2004, 3:01 PM


I think it absolutely b.s that the U.S government is allowing MCI/WorldCom to bid on work for them. This is the same company that has devastated thousands of employees and investors. It seems unfair that a company can claim bankruptcy, get there debt wiped clean, then compete with companies that have not claimed bankruptcy with millions in debt. MCI should have been split up . The reason that the U.S govt. turns a blind eye is because MCI provides much of there data and phone service. The pentagon uses them almost exclusively. MCI 's biggest customer is the US govt. MCI/Worldcomm also operates Skytel which provides paging and a cellular phone service for military and government in Iraq.

Jan 10, 2004, 2:20 PM

Phones that PC sync?

I need a phone that will sync with my MS Outlook and automatically alert me for appointments, meetings, etc. without my having to manually setup alerts.

Is there one out there that does this but isn't a $500 PDA? I don't need a full-blown PDA -just this one feature.


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Jan 11, 2004, 3:21 PM

does anyone know.......

y was the 195cl by nextel discontinued?

Jan 11, 2004, 12:30 PM

PLEASE help..thanx

I just bought the motorola V400(cingular) i put my t-mobile sim card in it and it works as far as calling ppl. But i cant connect when i try to download ringers or wallpapers, and i cant send an image to anyone. Can i not send an image or download because im trying to connect to cingular with a t-mobile card?
And if so will "unlocking" the phone fix that?


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Jan 5, 2004, 8:50 PM


Does anyone kno if the moyorola V300 has megatones? please help
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Dec 29, 2003, 12:24 PM

who's got the best family plan?

need advice on which cell providers have best family plan. I really want to know which provider out there offers reasonably short contract, good selections of cell phone and are not too pricey. Thanks in advance.
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Jan 9, 2004, 2:32 AM

looking 4 a new phone and need help!!!

i'm looking for a bluetooth and weather proof and camera phone who do you think has it!?
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Jan 8, 2004, 10:00 PM


does anyone know why nextel discontinued the i95? it was a pretty good phone, it wasnt old or anything, its kind of confusing.

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Jan 9, 2004, 4:56 PM

E715 picture ID, etc.?

I was just wondering is there anyone out there that has the E715 that can tell me if it has picture ID or any other mistaken things phonescoop might have wrong.
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Jan 8, 2004, 4:11 PM

Which mobile company has the best Customer Service?

I've had Sprint, Verizon and T-Mobile and I would have to say its T-Mobile with Verizon in a close 2nd.

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Jan 8, 2004, 3:25 PM

How many companies work indoors?

I know Verizon does, and T-Mobile does as long as it's a building built after the 1950's. Any other companies?

Twisted Evil
4 replies

Nov 17, 2003, 8:02 PM

Verizon Service

We just signed up with Verizon. We are experiencing trouble with an echo/delay on our phones. The first phone was a LG VX4400, liked the phone but the echo and delay were really bad sometimes. Now we are using a Motorola T730, it seems better but I don't really like the phone.

Does anyone know if the problem is with Verizon or with the phone? And do you have any suggestions on which phone is best? Thanks
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Jan 8, 2004, 1:14 PM

Anyone know how to create a WAP site?

I am looking to create a WAP site where users can download Rings, Pictures and Games like or, etc. Why question is, how do I create a WAP enabled directory on my website? Do I need any special software? Also, anyone know of any good MegaTone/Ringtone Software? For monophonic and Polyphonic Ringtones?

AiM: MaTrIxMiKeY

Jan 7, 2004, 6:44 PM

NEXTEL users? i gotta question

any nextel users in the house?

please tell me what you think bout your service and/or the new i730... i am thinking bout getting this phone OR waiting for the new v600 by attws

thanx a lot
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Big Poppa

Dec 31, 2003, 6:25 PM

Some more info on LNP complaints

LNP complaints to FCC triple in last half of month

by Emily Motsay
Dec. 30, 2003 1:30 PM EST

The Federal Communications Commission said it received 2,394 informal consumer complaints targeted at wireless carriers from Nov. 24 through Dec. 24, which marked the first month of wireless local number portability. Complaints almost tripled in the latter two weeks of the month, or since Dec. 8 when the FCC reported approximately 600 complaints had been issued.

Most of the complaints concerned delays in porting numbers between wireless carriers, with less than 5 percent of total complaints directed at delays in porting numbers from wireline to wireless carriers. AT&T Wireless Services Inc. was involved in 1,221 complaints, followed by Spr...
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Jan 5, 2004, 11:02 PM

How many of you customers here think you can....

do our job's as CSR's? I mean think about it. You might think it easy, and it is after you have some experience. But think of all the verbal abuse you yourself have put on any CSR for any company and multiply that. A lot of calls are no brainers and easy. A lot make me want to take it out on customers. Customers always calling in and saying "I didnt use my phone for 1 week because i was on vacation, how are you going to compensate me" BELIEVE IT OR NOT I HAD A CALL LIKE THAT!!! So you think you can take all the verbal abuse we do. Personally i have been at it for 1.5 yrs now so i've been called a lot of things. Helping 1 customer greatly really wipes a lot of that away but c'mon customers. Step up. Woo kind of disorganized but i htink i got ...
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Jan 7, 2004, 8:54 AM

Hands-free in DC (FYI)


The Washington, DC City Council past the sencond law in the nation prohibiting people from using a handheld cellphone while in DC. The law has yet to be signed into law by the Mayor, but if and when it is signed, it will go into effect on June 1, 2004. They say that the first time you are caught you can get out of the fine if you submit a receipt saying that you have purchased a hands-free device (headset or speakerphone) for your phone.

Jan 7, 2004, 1:54 AM

7200 nokia(new fasion phone)

does any one here know if nokia is going to make the 7200 available in GSM 1900 or not and the price of this phone !?
there is not enough information on any web site!!

Jan 5, 2004, 1:31 AM

GPS for E-911 and TDMA/GSM issues

For many years, I've been happy with a nice reliable Nokia on the Sprint PCS network in the Northern Virginia area. Alas, my phone appears to have become possessed and I'm forced to get a new phone and carrier.

I've finally figured out that I'm best served by an AT&T local calling plan, so now it's just the phone selection that's making my head spin. I pretty much use the phone only for basic calls in the Northern VA area, with occasional forays to Maryland/DC and New England, and really could not care less about all the bells and whistles like camera, games, colored screens, email, etc. Most of my life is spent carpooling kids around, so I need a reliable phone to be able to use when I'm running late, in an emergency, etc.

So I thi...
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