Tag: phone

Ubiquitous PDF: Make your own Ghost Phone””

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Want to get started early preparing for Halloween 2011? Well, by downloading the PDF instructions, courtesy of MAKE magazine, you can make your very own Ghost Phone that brings back the voices of the dead!

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Goodreader renders large PDF files for mobile phone users

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Cool Tool this week focuses on Goodiware’s Goodreader 2.2, a nifty application for iPhone and iPod touch users who need to download very large PDF files, images and TXT.

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Ubiquitous PDF: How green is your cellphone?

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Greenpeace has released the Green Electronics Guide, which examines the eco-friendliness of various electronics companies, including cellphone manufacturers Nokia, Sony Ericsson, Motorolla and Samsung. The marking criteria include company global policies, the volumes of harmful chemicals in the product and how well the companies handle discarded units at the end of their consumer life.

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Ubiquitous PDF: Cellphones as scanners

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Ever wished you could simply scan and send whiteboard notes without having to worry about re-typing them? Courtesy of an online service from scanR, it seems that is now possible to do just that using nothing but a camera phone. Images sent to the service are then forwarded as PDF files via email or fax, fixing alignment issues and cleaning up background noise en route.

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