10743Re: [pockettunes] Re: "We are sorry to say that we are no longer able to offer customer support."
- Mar 3, 2012Agreed. I was streaming music with PTunes way back then. Check out
thestreamcenter.com/pda to find up to date stream URLs
On Mar 3, 2012 3:09 PM, "Guy Greenwood" <zhangfei@...> wrote:
> Find me a phone with as versatile a Calender as the 700P I put to pasture
> in my
> drawer cause it still looked so nice! My Treo Pro has a few new tricks on
> Windows mobile OS that make up for its Calender that sucks, but almost
> 4 years
> later, I haven't seen any new features anywhere that warrant a new
> phone. Having
> to buy a much more expensive data plan it I do doubles down on it.
> Plam OS streamed music on a Treo 600 and saved Email attachments using
> around late 2004. Iphone released in late 2007 took 2 years to learn how
> stream music and wasn't half the phone of my 700P. My Treo Pro released in
> 2008 came with features Iphone 3 released in 2009 didn't have until 2011.
> Only thing Win Moble 6.1 fell really hort on in the English version was
> support. I tried installing Chinese support, but removed it because it
> made the
> OS unstable.
> Today after jumping through hoops, I had it confirmed my Treo Pro is on a
> death spiral and needs replacement under
> extended warranty. Looks like I might slowly be loosing streaming support
> for Wondur Radio which I started using after Ptunes lost most of my
> stations. At least I can open a mobile hot-spot to support a streaming
> with wi-fi. Since HTC designed the Treo Pro, when left no other choice,
> I will
> likely buy one of their keyboard phones on win mobile
> From: donthb <donhb@...>
> To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Sent: Sat, February 4, 2012 12:11:47 PM
> Subject: [pockettunes] Re: "We are sorry to say that we are no longer able
> offer customer support."
> Palm OS is not a walled garden the way iOS, Windows Phone and Android are
> that order). Find me a phone which is as open today as Palm OS has been
> and is
> as minimal a malware target, I will reconsider. Until such a device
> exists, I
> will wait until my phone dies and I am forced to deal with privacy issues
> Android, the walled gardens and privacy issues of iOS or Windows Phone.
> webOS had these issues and developers, if they were to support the
> were forced to open source their code. This last item, I think, is why
> failed to get the developer support that many pundits think is required
> for a
> successful mobile platform.
> I believe mobile technology has taken as many steps forward as back.
> --- In email@example.com, "Herb Ringersen" <hringersen@...>
> > Wakeup and get a new phone. Pocket Tunes was great 3 years ago.
> > So as the Horse & Buggy back in the day! Stop clinging to old unsupported
> > technknowlogy that you don't need.
> > ----- Original Message -----
> > From: donthb
> > To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> > Sent: Friday, February 03, 2012 4:41 PM
> > Subject: [pockettunes] Re: "We are sorry to say that we are no longer
> able to
> >offer customer support."
> > I know this is an old thread, but I would upgrade even if the product is
> > What I find extraordinary is how few developers have voiced concern with
> >proprietary and closed mobile platforms have become. Palm OS with all its
> >implementation compromises didn't handcuff developers the way current
> >platforms do.
> > You probably considered the following but I'll included it anyway: If
> >right others may buy/upgrade to an unsupported version. Alternatively, it
> >make sense to to only allow upgrades because existing licensees are
> >with your product. There is always the alternative of modifying your code
> so any
> >existing licensee can download and use the most current unsupported
> >This option may be the least problematic for you too. If you do decide to
> >produce an Android version consider allowing the the use of the license
> >with unsupported versions.
> > Thanks for the software in any case.
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