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View Poll Results: WAP ?
YES I would use it (> once a month) 55 61.80%
YES I would use it (but less then once a month) 13 14.61%
NO I would not use it 21 23.60%
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      12-12-2005, 03:32 PM   #1
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WAP / PDA users, check in here!

Ok, i'm toying with the idea of getting a full WAP version of the forums running, but was wondering if anyone here would actually use it ? I like playing with WAP on my phone alot, just because I find myself bored as hell alot of times. Does anyone else think they would use it at all ? Please please fill out the poll and let us know if you like this idea and we can see about getting something done

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I would definately use it...

You would most likely make me fail varsity, as I would read these forums instead of concerntrating during lectures...but I think a WAP version would be cool for all those times I'm stuck in traffic or just plain bored some where away from home.

* Until Nokia released the Wifi enabled N80 (and i find a good hotspot at uni) ---which could take over a year---

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that would be cool, i have a sidekick but it takes forever to load this site, if theres a specially made version for pdas and such i think it would be great.
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Please do! I would definitely use it.
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Although my phone is WAP capable. Not going to use it on the go.
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      12-13-2005, 02:37 AM   #6
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thats awesome, but i probably wont access it through my phone.
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thats awesome, but i probably wont access it through my phone.

I love this site and have a WAP enabled phone, but that feature is slow as hell, so i'd have to agree with Puck
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um - doesn't this site ALREADY have a pda version? I access the pda version all the time on my treo 650 when on the road.
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      12-13-2005, 12:10 PM   #9
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um - doesn't this site ALREADY have a pda version? I access the pda version all the time on my treo 650 when on the road.
Well this would be a more fully featured version, it would allow you to post from your treo, view your PMs and would better organzie the posts and make it more readable. And I think it will be faster.

Are you happy with the current PDA version ?
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i had a nextel blackberry 7520. i was using it when i was stuck in traffic. it was a little slow, but it worked fine. now i have the nextel i870 and now you want to start wap? lol.......
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i had a nextel blackberry 7520. i was using it when i was stuck in traffic. it was a little slow, but it worked fine. now i have the nextel i870 and now you want to start wap? lol.......
? why does the i870 not support wap ?
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? why does the i870 not support wap ?
i dont know if it support it or not, but the only reason why i got the 7520 blackberry was to use th bluetooth. that is the only phone nextel have bluetooth. now nextel came out with the i870 with bluetooth, i switched back to a regular phone. i would not likely to go online with this phone. i will take forever to type a sentence.
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Wow!!! Great poll. I would use it many times a day from my Treo!!
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Umm... what's the URL for the mobile version?
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Umm... what's the URL for the mobile version?

This is the current PDA version: http://www.e90post.com/forums/archive/index.php/

Its not WAP its just a very slimmed down version of the forum that all vbulletin forums have built in. I personally think its crap, thats why I want to get a more robust version going that is still fast and usable for a cellphone/PDA
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I actually prefer the simple, clean interface of the current PDA version (though I have no idea how the new one will be).

The only bug I've found is that sometimes after i refresh on my 650 the archive re-sorts itself so the oldest post is first (instead of most recent first).
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I would use it.
I have a PDA with wifi and a cell phone with WAP.

There is only one forum that I browse with wap right now.
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Quote:
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This is the current PDA version: http://www.e90post.com/forums/archive/index.php/

Its not WAP its just a very slimmed down version of the forum that all vbulletin forums have built in. I personally think its crap, thats why I want to get a more robust version going that is still fast and usable for a cellphone/PDA
Actually, this slimmed down PDA site works great on my Treo 650 - almost loads as fast as the full-page on my laptop. I wish I had known about this special url before now!

I do not think it is crap - simple is good when your surfing on a handhelp wireless device.
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I dont see the need for using it from a phone, computers are easy to come by nowadays. I try to avoid times of sitting around and not doing anything, but if it happens, I deal with it.
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WAP is just too damn slow. I wouldn't use it. Thanks for the offer though.
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Quote:
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This is the current PDA version: http://www.e90post.com/forums/archive/index.php/

Its not WAP its just a very slimmed down version of the forum that all vbulletin forums have built in. I personally think its crap, thats why I want to get a more robust version going that is still fast and usable for a cellphone/PDA
Did you ever pull the trigger on this? I'd love a true WAP version of this forum to use on my Treo 650.
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I just got the Treo 700p and was wondering if there was a mobile version of e90post. The 700p does well (high speed EVDO) with this site but the screen is a little crowded.

I'm all for it! Thanks in advance!
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