The X-Series Moblog

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Welcome to X-Series from 3 moblogging site.

You can submit images or posts when you are on the move. We’re a pretty open bunch at 3 so anyone is free to post to this moblog even if you don’t have X-Series or one of our other mobile broadband package.

We’re interested in comments on how to make mobile blogging (er, sorry, moblogging) easier and we’re also interested in anything you choose to upload (keep it clean!).

To upload, just post to <
And don’t forget to visit our ever popular blog.

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Why oh why did it have to be cold and grey yesterday :-(

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My one chance (er...!!!!) to see a spectacular day at the cricket and it
rains all day. Today ... Sunshine. What a crazy world. Not sure I?m really
enjoying the E65 camera. The rest of the phone is fab thou.

22nd May 2007, 12:13   comments (2)

another test

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posted by Hotdog

15th May 2007, 19:13   comments (2)

Double X

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So far, still very impressed.

posted by 540air

7th May 2007, 20:38   comments (2)


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You have to hand it to 3, this deal seems

posted by 540air

4th May 2007, 16:07   comments (9)

Google maps on X-series

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One word review:AWESOME

posted by Alfie

4th May 2007, 14:15   comments (7)

Using Fring on Xseries.

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X-series handsets come with native MSN messenger and Skype clients. The Skype client does not allow you to make use of any Skype in or out functionality. The MSN messenger client is a bit annoying in that it is full of warning and message screens that inform you of what the client is doing when it's really not necessary after the first time it's told you.

Enter Fring

Fring is a Series 60 application which supports Yahoo messenger, MSN messenger, Google Talk, Skype and SIP numbers. It's also really really nice to use, like; tabbed chats, clearly and unobtrusively prompting you when you have a message, and not being a massive memory hog like the native MSN and Skype Clients.

Because Fring supports Skype out, this application means you can effectively bypass your Operator completely. There are any number of free (GPRS/3G) applications which allow free sms sending too, so to all intents and purposes (Skype out on Fring quite often has a tiny delay, although quality is very high indeed) you could now have a plan from your operator which is *NOTHING BUT DATA*.

This is a situation which has certainly been on the horizon for quite a while, I spoke about this trend at the Telco 2.0 event a little while ago (summary here: Telco 2.0 Summary )and it's really quite astonishing to see it a reality so soon.

Anyone on X-series who hasn't tried Fring I do urge you to try it, particularly if you have Skype out/in.

posted by Alfie

edit - if anyone would like to test the qaulity of a Skype out call from Fring, get in touch by using the contact button on my moblog and I'll give you a ring.

edit 2 - Oh yeah, it also supports Chat on Skype :D

edit 3 - bugger me if Fring doesnt also let you call people on MSN or Gtalk too. Wow.
4th May 2007, 13:46   comments (70)

TV on the phone

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I find it quite useful (since I don't have TV at home) to be able to
just leave BBC News 24 streaming while working sometimes. Doesn't mean I
need a TV license does it?

posted by Alfie

2nd May 2007, 14:36   comments (12)

Slow motion man

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Snapped this one near Buckingham Palace on Sunday morning after breakfast with friends. This guy took a week to run the London Marathon as a protest against the fast pace of life and to raise money for charity. I chatted to him as he ambled along and he seemed really happy and relaxed. Doing it for a good cause too - Good one. - Darren
1st May 2007, 08:30   comments (4)