[plug] phone synchronisation
scott at assuretek.com.au
Wed Jan 5 11:01:01 WST 2011
If you want cheap
I think there is an unlocked sub $200 android (2.2 froyo) based pre-paid
phone at dick smiths. Huawei U8150
Don't know much about it but it sounds like you don't have much to lose if
it is crap.
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On 5 January 2011 10:45, Mark O'Shea <mark at musicalstoat.co.uk> wrote:
> On Wed, Jan 05, 2011 at 10:18:25AM +0800, Paul Dean wrote:
> > iCal to Android, no go, the market apps that say they convert ics to the
> HTC/Other Calendars don't work, fortunately I didn't pay for it.
> > iCal to Gmail(calendar), yay it works, you have 3 options,
> > 1. GMail can open and ics file, but only updates every 8hrs or so,
> not good for a cal sync.
> > 2. Import your iCal file each time you change it, WTF, time
> waster.... not REAL sync.
> > 3. GMail account - Perl Script/Cron job on server.
> > #3 is the way I went, I've written a nice perl script that auto checks my
> ical file from Claws on my server every 10mins.
> For those using iCal (may not be of use to the OP) I just added my google
> calendar as the default calendar in iCal. Any changes appear on my android
> phone, no messing about with anything, no need for gmail to get involved.
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