Bluetooth Heaven

| 2 Comments | No TrackBacks

Despite the fact that we embraced the technology few years later Europe and Japan. The cell phone has nearly become a ubiquitous device in America. Because I made the decision to go strictly cellular, I abandoned my landline phone early last year. Hence, I happen to spend more time on the cell phone than the average person.

I also despise the idea of having wires restrict my movement. Especially, given the fact that much of my time is spent in front of a computer. Additionally, I also do a fair amount of driving. Using, cell phones while driving is against the law in some states. Yes, I typically have a few choice words for the knuckleheads, who drive bent over while talking on the phone.

Although, I too drive while talking on my cell, I have always used a headset. This guarantees that I have my eyes on the road and hands on the steering wheel. On, the rare occasions where I must dial a number, I typically do so prior to starting the engine.

Unfortunately, the useful life of these 'wired' headsets vary drastically. Most only last for about 1.5 months. I have tried the $9.00 knock-offs and the more sophisticated devices that clip to the ear. None of them impressed me at all. I finally settled for Body Glove brand, as they send you lifetime replacements. Heck, it only cost me the price of shipping the defective unit back to the manufacturer. Eventually, I grew tired of this arrangement. I just wanted a device that works all the time.

Well, I discovered the Bluetooth technology. So, the idea of a quality wireless headset for my cell, was really exciting. I took the plunge and purchased the Jabra FreeSpeak BT250 Bluetooth headset. Thus, far I'm pretty happy with it. Granted, it really works much better with a Bluetooth enable phone, not the Samsung N400, which I own. Nonetheless, I have no tethers.

  • Quick Treo delights - Bluetooth DUN
  • Treo 650 - 1st 30 days
  • Treo ecstasy
  • Power of the Consumer - Revisited
  • No TrackBacks

    TrackBack URL: http://bkaeg.org/cgi-bin/mt/mt-tb.cgi/22

    Monthly Archives

    Pages

    OpenID accepted here Learn more about OpenID
    Powered by Movable Type 4.25

    About this Entry

    This page contains a single entry by AG published on June 19, 2004 11:55 AM.

    Black Zombies was the previous entry in this blog.

    Naptown is the next entry in this blog.

    Find recent content on the main index or look in the archives to find all content.