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Back to normal
I thought using my first non-Motorola cell phone would be a fun adventure, but no. Enough little things were enough different to drive me nuts, and there were definitely a few things that I found inexplicable about the LG.

Happily, my replacement replacement showed up yesterday, I ended up letting it charge overnight at work because it wasn't done when I left for the CAAIA ice cream event (and board meeting), and I got it activated this morning before heading to campus for a meeting.

It feels so nice to have a phone I'm completely familiar with and comfortable with. The E815 is not a perfect phone,as I said on Tuesday, but I get it and it gets me, and that'll do for now. Even the iPhone isn't perfect, but I'll probably end up getting one of those before long anyway. I think the three of us on the family plan will probably hop this fall, after the next model is released with enough more memory that it'd actually hold most of my music library.

Relatively productive day, though I turned down a ride back from campus in favour of walking. Perfect sunny, clear, warm-but-not-hot weather, and I didn't want to waste it.
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sskipstress From: sskipstress Date: August 14th, 2008 06:23 pm (UTC) (Link)
When is the next model expected?
mhaithaca From: mhaithaca Date: August 14th, 2008 06:32 pm (UTC) (Link)

I wouldn't be surprised to see higher-capacity iPhone 3G models in time for the holiday shopping season, so perhaps in late September or early October. Last year's model had a price drop in September, and a capacity bump in February, but I think the capacity bump should come sooner this time.
sskipstress From: sskipstress Date: August 14th, 2008 07:03 pm (UTC) (Link)
I shall check in again for rumors when my current phone contract is a bit closer to ending.
From: kenonline Date: August 14th, 2008 06:47 pm (UTC) (Link)
I did have a Moto, but now I have a Blackberry Curve, and will never go back.
callusdew From: callusdew Date: August 15th, 2008 09:42 am (UTC) (Link)
Man I loved my E815. kinnerc has it now. : )}
seity1 From: seity1 Date: August 15th, 2008 10:48 am (UTC) (Link)
I don't use a phone enough to notice any difference between the brands.
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