Do more features in a cellphone mean a better cellphone?

Written by ian tham

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By incorporating so many new features and functions, cell phone may become unwieldy , cumbersome and complicated. One reason why cell phones are getting laden with more and more features is because cell phone service providers or operators want consumers to utilize more of their services. So it is important to know what your needs are. There is no need to pay for additional features which you do not require at all. You might be interested in VOIP and these pda phones though.

Another thing I want to point is thatrepparttar mobile phone battery isn't designed to cope with so heavy a demand. If you just play  games, say maybe 20 minutes, you will easily at leastdrain  half of your available battery power. So inrepparttar 150678 end you have to compromise. Either saverepparttar 150679 battery power for incoming and outgoing calls or play game and run of risk of mobile phone run out of power. Things which drained power quickly and in a couple of minutes include usingrepparttar 150680 cell phone as a torch light.

Basically, you shouldn't take these functions too seriously. They are most appropriate for causal music listening or picture taking. It is ideal for occasions when you t unexpectedly bump into an old friend or classmate and you can take this opportunity to take a picture of him.

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The Future of RSS is Not Blogs

Written by S. Housley

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As businesses adopt RSS and consumers experiment with feeds,repparttar popularity of RSS will grow. Ultimately, consumers arerepparttar 150649 driving force behind technology. The convenience of RSS and increased popularity will set a precedent for consumer expectations. Businesses using RSS as a communication vehicle are able to create keyword-rich, themed content, establishing trust, reputation, and ongoing communication with current and prospective customers.

The big consumer benefit to RSS is that consumers opt-in to content of interest, totally controllingrepparttar 150650 flow of information they receive. Ifrepparttar 150651 quality ofrepparttar 150652 content inrepparttar 150653 feed declines, users simply removerepparttar 150654 feed from their RSS reader and they will not receive any additional updates from that source. The RSS reader acts as an aggregator, allowing users to view and scan multiple content streams in a timely fashion.

Consumer expectation will drive businesses that are slow to adopt. Ultimately, RSS will be a standard, like email addresses and websites are now a "must" for businesses. RSS feeds will join their ranks.

Unlike blogs, businesses can easily justify RSS feeds, as they will be increasing customer and corporate communication. RSS will create new revenue channels. RSS hasrepparttar 150655 potential to help companies develop strong relationships with consumers and create brand loyalty. RSS Feeds will draw existing customers and prospective clients, translating to a new or renewed income stream. Businesses using RSS feeds as a communication medium to notify interested customers of specials, discounts, product announcements, technical support tips, news and industry studies will ultimately sustain RSS as a viable and valued communication medium.

About the Author: Sharon Housley manages marketing for FeedForAll software for creating, editing, publishing RSS feeds and podcasts. In addition Sharon manages marketing for NotePage a wireless text messaging software company.

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