Bluetooth modem

by donnysp » Sat, 07 Mar 2009 10:53:30 GMT


Sponsored Links
 Hi all,

I'm thinking of getting a T-Mobile G1 as a replacement for my existing
Windows Mobile PDA. So far as I can tell it will have everything I
want bar one, namely TomTom. I have bought TomTom Navigator for the
PDA and also pay for a Traffic subscription.

Since I'll only have one tariff with unlimited data (on the G1), what
I'd like to be able to do is use the G1 as a bluetooth modem that the
PDA can use to download the live traffic data.

Is there support in Android for networking over Bluetooth?
Alternatively, is there and application I can get that will do this?
Lastly if the answer to both is no (and given that I am a software
developer by trade), would this be possible using the appropriate
APIs?

Thanks in advance for your help and advice,
DonnySP

--~--~---------~--~----~------------~-------~--~----~



Bluetooth modem

by Al Sutton » Sat, 07 Mar 2009 15:21:49 GMT


 Join the club.

Unfortunately it's not possible with a stock G1 due to limitations in 
the firmware, but hopefully T-Mobile will see the light soon.

Al.





-- 

* Written an Android App? - List it at  http://andappstore.com/  *

======
Funky Android Limited is registered in England & Wales with the 
company number  6741909. The registered head office is Kemp House, 
152-160 City Road, London,  EC1V 2NX, UK. 

The views expressed in this email are those of the author and not 
necessarily those of Funky Android Limited, it's associates, or it's 
subsidiaries.


--~--~---------~--~----~------------~-------~--~----~


Sponsored Links


Other Threads

1. Show activities in gallery

How can I start several activities in parallel and present them all together 
in a galley? I want the user to be able to scroll through the activities 
like he does in a gallery. A tab does not exactly present the same user 
experience of scrolling.

-- 

2. Tutorial: Android SQLite CRUD App

The tutorial covers how to use the SQLite database for local storage
in an Android App. You can download the source code to learn more.
Enjoy!!!

Tutorial Link: http://code.google.com/p/openmobster/wiki/SQLiteCRUD

-- 
.

3. Debugable Binary

4. Installation error: INSTALL_FAILED_INSUFFICIENT_STORAGE

5. how to reload previous activity on back button click

6. BubbleTextView.java from launcher package

7. Wrong widthPixels?