__/ [Venture Rider] on Tuesday 20 December 2005 23:35 \__
> On Tue, 20 Dec 2005 23:20:54 GMT, Nick Dobb said:
>><Venture Rider> wrote in message
>>> Palm has been f***ing up bigtime for a while now.
>>I can't believe they can ever have f***ed up as much as the muppet who
>>designed the power management on my iPAQ 1930 - putting the whole thing in
>>software so that if it locks up (which it does - often - Microsoft sh*te)
>>it just sits there and drains first the main battery then the backup
>>battery so that all data is lost.
> Yup, that's pretty bad! I'm lucky. I have a 4150. Best PDA I have ever
> owned. And I had three Palms before.
I tend to (or choose to) believe that Palm are putting software enhance-
ments on hold, making Palm OS evolve very merely. The reason: the
kernel/OS migration. There is not much point in improving existing options
and implementing features from the wishlist if another O/S is built in
parallel. I am hoping that they will come up with something extraordinary
rather soon... they haven't released anything exciting or revolutionary
for a long, long while. That gigantic LifeDrive seems like a step back to