This is something I have been thinking for a while so here it goes. This is a list of platforms I know of and my choice of what makes sense for a hobbyist programmer like me. Let me first list down all the possible platforms and then list down the pros and cons that I feel are associated with each platform. Java ME (The platform formally known as J2ME) Windows Mobile Linux Palm Brew Symbian Blackberry iPhone iPhone Let me start with iPhone the darling of the media and blogger's till about a fortnight. I had real expectations from iPhone as a platform but the way its been going so far I would never bother developing for it. Officially there is no SDK with which one can build applications. What ever tools the community had built have been rendered useless with the iPhone 1.1.1 software upgrade . The community might be able to hack a version for 1.1.1 but without any support from almighty apple its just a cat and mouse game. With every minor release the applications
Call *321*671# to activate the service on your phone. It will ask you for permission if you want to enable it. To customize the account dial 52555 To disable voicemail dial *321*673# You can also activate it by sending out a SMS Send START VMS to 54321 for activation Send STOP VMS to 54321 for de-activation This post if for my own reference. If you have any questions leave a comment and if I know about it I will try and answer it.
UPDATE: I have given out all of them, if I get anymore I will send them across. I have more invitations for joost incase you are looking for one just leave a message on meebo or leave your email address in the comments and I will send you an invite. Incase you leave your email address in the comments please don't write it in plain text. Use this format xyz(at)emailprovider.com instead. Technorati Tags: joost , invite , tv